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Old 10-14-2014, 06:24 AM   #1
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Hi all,

Has anyone had experience fitting these

Mazda Miata Duraflex Wizdom Front Bumper Cover - 1 Piece 1990-1997 - Sale!

I'm wanting to get one but haven't found much info on how well they fit. I also have a FMIC so spacing behind is pretty important.

Any info or alternatives will be appreciated.
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Old 10-14-2014, 07:49 AM   #2
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I believe you trim the back end of the bumper mouth to make room for what you need.
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Old 10-14-2014, 05:36 PM   #3
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I'd like that bumper more if they would have given it a little softer lines. Little angular compared to the rest of the miata body lines.
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Old 10-14-2014, 05:44 PM   #4
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Racing Beat offers a couple for the NA


Type I Nose for 90-97 Miata - Racing Beat


Type II Nose Kit for 90-97 Miata - Racing Beat

I believe that "Wizdom" is a ripoff of a Garage Vary product? I want to say one of the guys in the PDX crew has one, or one like it.

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I believe you trim the back end of the bumper mouth to make room for what you need.
^^ This. It looks like if done correctly, you can actually improve airflow to the IC/radiator stack.
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looks ricey. why not get RB or something clean?

*edit: G beat me to it
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That bumper is gross on the NA.

The GV bumper is kinda hot on the NB. See: Doppelganger.
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Ahh yes, Doppelgängers NB. Thanks for that.



Not exactly the same though.
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Not the same at all. One sucks, one doesn't.
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My comment was intended as understatement
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I'm a master of the single entendre.
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i know a little about the NB ones..
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I like the racing beat ones but they are way too expensive to take on the track and get smashed.

Not completely sold on the Wizdom one. If there was something between doppelgangers one and the Wizdom I'd be sold.
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I like the racing beat ones but they are way too expensive to take on the track and get smashed.

Not completely sold on the Wizdom one. If there was something between doppelgangers one and the Wizdom I'd be sold.

Doppelgangers IS what the Wizdom copied. But his car is an NB. Yours isn't.

Why not... i don't know... a stock bumper? Crazy talk, i know. But they're cheap, and you can smash as many as you want!
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