Are steel bumpers safer?

Are steel bumpers safer in a collision? The short answer is no. They are not safer. The bumper has very little to do with safety.

Are Iron Cross bumpers any good?

Great steel bumper, well made, looks great and all, but two poor things about it. First the mounting brackets didn’t not fit properly and the shop had to cut a U type piece out of each one, as there is a steel piece that goes horizontally across the front of the truck on the Pro-4X model.

Do steel bumpers cause frame damage?

Greater speed the steel bumper will transfer more impact to the frame and other parts so it could be worse. Also if the impact is enough to damage the steel bumper, the plastic is cheaper to repair. But one should not equate damage to the car with safety.

Are off road bumpers worth it?

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At the end of the day, if you off-road or just want your vehicle to look like you do; then yes an off-road bumper is worth it. Also, don’t forget to take a look at our wheels and tires. We offer wheel and tire packages where you will get free shipping, and free mounting and balancing.

Do bull bars help in an accident?

A review of studies on the safety effect of bull bars published in the journal Traffic Injury Prevention concluded that they “significantly alter the collision dynamics of vehicles, resulting in an increased risk of pedestrian injury and mortality in crashes.”

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How do you keep a steel bumper from rusting?

Mix oil-free soap with hot water and wipe down the bumper with sponge. Use clean water to rinse away the soap and then wipe it down with a lint-free towel. With the stainless steel bumper washed you can then use wax to further clean the bumper.

How do I clean a metal bumper?

1) Remove all dirt (mud, sand and other dirt) with water and a sponge. Use a lot of water to rinse away any sand. Sand can cause scratches if not removed properly before polishing. 2) Dry and clean the bumper.

How much do Iron Cross bumpers weigh?

Technical Details

Manufacturer ‎Iron Cross Automotive
Item Weight 36 pounds
Product Dimensions ‎30 x 89 x 15 inches
Country of Origin ‎China
Item model number ‎22-515-99
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