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Username Post: 66 rear bumper question        (Topic#354801)
71C10SWB 
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Age: 51
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01-11-19 06:19 AM - Post#2757103    

Can anyone tell me the difference between a wagon and a non-wagon rear bumper? I see non-wagon bumpers available and wagon bumpers can be scarce. I know that the wagons don't have back-up lights holes. Just wondering if the rest of the bumper was the same (specifically the center section).

-Brent
66 Belair wagon


 
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MarkISS 
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Loc: Brevard, NC
Reg: 05-14-18
01-11-19 09:11 AM - Post#2757113    
    In response to 71C10SWB

First, I don't know for certain the difference.... but since the gas tank in a wagon in on one side of the car, vs under the trunk floor, you wouldn't fill the gas tank from behind the lic plate on the rear bumper. I don't know if the bumper would be different because of this.

Mark

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beaverfab 
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01-13-19 05:42 AM - Post#2757250    
    In response to MarkISS

Impala wagon does have back up light holes, Biscane and Belair do not.



 
centsless 
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centsless
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01-20-19 05:22 PM - Post#2757822    
    In response to 71C10SWB

The center section of the wagon bumper does not have a large enough space behind the tag for a gas filler neck, but the biggest difference is that it is wider. The ends are the same.

Bob
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beaverfab 
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01-21-19 04:04 PM - Post#2757898    
    In response to centsless

Center section on my wagon is 51” wide if that helps



 
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