W126 cosmetics

ahoy:
i'm looking for a W126 and have seen three with similar front bumper corrosion (holes on top where it is chromed). is it a big job to replace
this bumper with a better one from another W126? is the rear the same? is that problem generally more than cosmetic? i'm also seeing a lot of bad wood, but i figured that's not too difficult to replace. was also wondering about how easy/difficult it is to replace the shifter indicator (the piece around the shifter with white P,R,D, ...).
thanks, POE
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Chrome pieces are easily replaced without changing the whole bumpers... the question is whether you can buy them reasonbly priced.
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If you can find good clean chromr that's the hard part. Replacing them is a no brainer.
The wood is indeed not too bad to replace. 560's had burl, might want to hold out for that. All other cars got Zebrano.
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