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Unread 04-12-2010, 11:05 AM   #1
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ZJ rear fender trimming ? ? ?

I want to trim my rear fenders for more flex room , Do you guys have pics or any websites that can show me the limits of what i can cut off? Thanks

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Unread 04-12-2010, 11:15 AM   #2
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i wouldnt recommend cutting for the rear , but more of a cut and fold method

like these XJs

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f11/t...a-pics-473056/

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f11/w...enders-632436/



this is the method i plan on using when i trim my rear fenders soon

the reason for doing it this way is because the rear fender is 2 pieces of metal that come togethor right at the fenderwell, if you just cut it away you will be left with a hole that will need to be welded shut
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Ya thats what i ment lol i did the front and it turned out great ! Thanks so so much
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just did the same to my zj but i didn't trim them i cut and folded them up so it don't leave a jagged edge.
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i didnt think your fenders were trimmed?
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This is how I trimmed to fit 35's on 4.5''
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I hammered down the cuts then made some thin plates to weld over the tabs to clean it up
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i didnt think your fenders were trimmed?
Heck yeah they are trimmed.
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and finished.
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