Door Edge Guards Installation
A step-by-step guide on how to install our car Door Edge Guard products. Our bumper protectors, corner bumper guards, door edge guards, and car door guards. are simple to install. Follow the easy step by step directions for a seamless installation of our bumper protector and rear bumper protectors.
Weather Conditions (Installation):
Hot Weather Installation and Removal Tips
Best installation is at temperatures above > 60 degree F. The hotter the better, as the bumper guards are more flexible and adhere better when warm. Also, removing the bumper protectors is easier when the temperature is hot outside. To remove pull back slowly - if product does not pull off easily use a hair dryer to warm the product or park in direct sun to warm the product.
|Cold Climate Installation and Removal Tips
During the cold months when the outside temperature is below <60 degree F, it is best to install the bumper guards indoors (in a heated space). keep the bumper guards indoors until ready to use. For installation below 60 degrees you may need to use a hairdryer or heater to warm the product and/or vehicle surface. Note: The bumper guards get stiffer as the weather gets colder, so removal may be more difficult. A hairdryer can be used to warm the product, which makes removal easier. Heat one section at a time.
Installation - The following video will demonstrate the correct tips, tools and technique for correct rear bumper guard and bumper protector installation. The installation of bumper guards, door edge guards, and car door protectors is fast and easy. This tips and techniques video will cover the following information: surface preparation, measuring and attachment instructions. Please visit http://www.bumperdefender.com for more information.
Installation - Basic install instructions of door edge guards and car door edge guards. Installation video covers surface preparation, measuring, attachment and finishing instructions.
Bumper Guard Cutter(straight Edge)
(*Scissors or Pliers will not cut properly*)
Pencil or Crayon
|If you are not sure of the color, please order a color sample for a best match. Bumper guards are close approximations and may vary slightly from actual color of vehicle.
(*not recommended for repainted bumpers)
Installing car door edge guards is easy. Read all auto door edge install instructions before starting the installation.
(1) Wash car door edge to remove any waxes and dirt.
(2) Open car door
(3) Peel red liner from backside of door edge protector
(4) Start at the top and work your way down.
DO NOT PRESS DOWN FIRMLY UNTIL SATISFIED WITH POSITIONING
(Note: Make sure car door edge guards are flush with the door edge)
(5) Trim excess door edge guards with a scissor or clipper
Car door edge protectors are the best way to protect your car door edge from chips. Car door edge damage can occur when a car door accidentally makes contact with a wall, car door or other object. A car’s door edge is extremely susceptible to chips.
Car door edge damage is a common problem for most vehicles. Some common causes of car door edge damage include: Your car door flies open from the wind and strikes a pole or another car door or you park to close to the garage wall and …etc. A chipped car door edge not only looks bad, but it lowers the resale value of your car. Vehicle car door protection can help protect your car door edge from chips and scratches. Many hi-end car dealerships offer car door edge protection as an up sell and it doesn’t come cheap. Many dealers charge upwards of $100 for car door edge guards. You can install beautiful car door protectors for less than half this by doing it yourself. Vehicle door edge guards are easy to install and do not require special skills or tools.