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Old 04-16-2018, 01:56 PM   #1  
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Noticed a gap on front bumper?

Passenger side front bumper. It was not like that before and flush just like the other side. Maybe I am being to picky? First picture is on the left front driver side second picture is right front passenger side. Just wondering if its going to get worse over time. What do ya guys think? Car is coming up on its first year of ownership.
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is there play in the bumper? if so maybe a clip or fastener has come loose and can be reinstalled or tightened to close up the gap.
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Old 04-16-2018, 11:09 PM   #3  
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Same with my 2016 max and many max owners has the same issue.

For me I'm fine and still didn't fix it permanently, I just push it in every time I see the gap and it lasts for couple of days or weeks lool
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Old 04-17-2018, 03:30 AM   #4  
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This is a perfect example why you need to purchase.......wait for it...


Gap Insurance.


Sorry, I couldn't help myself.
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Passenger side front bumper. It was not like that before and flush just like the other side. Maybe I am being to picky? First picture is on the left front driver side second picture is right front passenger side. Just wondering if its going to get worse over time. What do ya guys think? Car is coming up on its first year of ownership.
I wonder if you got lightly tapped in a parallel parking spot. Would'nt take much to do this.
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I wonder if you got lightly tapped in a parallel parking spot. Would'nt take much to do this.
Ah please don't say that! You could be right though, I am not sure myself. I did come across the other thread about this possible issue here. https://maxima.org/forums/8th-genera...gap-issue.html
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This is a perfect example why you need to purchase.......wait for it...


Gap Insurance.


Sorry, I couldn't help myself.
Booooo this man! Funny thing is I do have GAP insurance!!!!
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is there play in the bumper? if so maybe a clip or fastener has come loose and can be reinstalled or tightened to close up the gap.
I did feel and see a little bit of play. I think its a faulty clip maybe. I can see one of the clips.... Next oil change coming up I will bring it to the dealers attention and see what they say.
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