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Pinto Bumpers Year changed?
« on: May 08, 2012, 03:32:36 PM »
The giant bumpers.....19 74 on?
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Re: Pinto Bumpers Year changed?
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2012, 05:00:12 PM »
'74 to '76 had big chrome steel bumpers, '77 & '78 had big aluminum ones & '79 & '80 had aluminum centers with rubber penguin flippers on the ends.
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Re: Pinto Bumpers Year changed?
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2012, 10:06:38 PM »
with rubber penguin flippers on the ends.

Hehehe... to funny
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Re: Pinto Bumpers Year changed?
« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2012, 10:08:31 AM »
Hehehe... to funny

LOL, Yeah, I despise those god awful things. Ugliest thing Ford ever threw at the Pinto.
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Re: Pinto Bumpers Year changed?
« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2012, 11:48:09 PM »
Ha ha! Penguin.


I like them, they work on the 79-80's but I have seen them spliced onto earlier cars....eh.
I have many Pintos, I like them....
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...Like i said, I like them.
...and I have 4 Fiats.