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There is a piece of Styrofoam located in the rear bumper where the hookers to be towed what is that Styrofoam piece and can it be removed because that cannot be inserted and I need to tow my car

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Needs to be towed stuck in mud need to insert hook to do

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Mazda Mechanic: Canuck Tech, Technician replied 4 months ago
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Mazda Mechanic: Canuck Tech, Technician replied 4 months ago

The hooks at the rear are for when the car was shipped. They are for securing the car in the boat, when the car is shipped from overseas. The styrofoam piece is part of the bumper reinforcement, and helps the bumper cover keep its shape.

Is the rear bumper damaged?

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Mazda Mechanic: Canuck Tech, Technician replied 4 months ago

If you have an email address, I can send you some pics...

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