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post #16 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 10:56 AM Thread Starter
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After seeing the rusty flares on your jeep I am liking them a lot haha I kind of wanted to get 8 inch wide wheels but if I was going to get 33s I would keep the 10 inch wide wheels on it...so im not sure yet

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post #17 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 01:39 PM
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Obviously all you with no fender flares do not live in Utah. You would fail inspection. My tires stick out 1 in from the stock fender flares and I've failed.
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post #18 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 05:06 PM Thread Starter
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Your right I live in Michigan, I just want some flares so I can see when it's raining and off roading haha
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post #19 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 05:42 PM
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Obviously all you with no fender flares do not live in Utah. You would fail inspection. My tires stick out 1 in from the stock fender flares and I've failed.
Thank goodness there is no such communism around here.

Those Rustys flares don't look too bad at all. With those 10s I think the BW flat flares would be better suited to your Jeep though. Although id ditch the 10s, but to each his own. Jeep looks pretty sharp.

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post #20 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 07:41 PM
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I just snipped the extra metal to the inner fender, making sure to preserve the mount holes, and folded in with a hammer massage. Then I trimmed the flares around my rocker replacement and zip tied from the mounting bolt holes to drilled holes in the flare.




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post #21 of 25 Old 02-11-2012, 09:23 PM Thread Starter
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I think I might try and get 8 inch wide wheels, but i kind of wanted to switch to a 33x12.50 when these wear out and i think that 33s look much better on a 10 inch wide wheel, I do go wheeling but not anything too extreme with this, if its that bad I just take my truck because I dont care if i dent that beauty haha
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post #22 of 25 Old 02-12-2012, 01:26 PM Thread Starter
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And also since I'm pretty sure I want the rusty flares, anyone that has these want to give any input whether you would recommend them or something else?
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post #23 of 25 Old 02-12-2012, 05:40 PM
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if you do a lot offroading get the flaxy ones ,they have 2 kinds,

sold my yj,got myself an xj i always wanted!
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post #24 of 25 Old 02-12-2012, 09:41 PM Thread Starter
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Yeah im getting the flex ones...I took my jeep off roading before I got it legal I got some proof
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post #25 of 25 Old 02-13-2012, 08:29 PM
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They say that those might not work with a snorkel? Are you running g those and do you think a snorkel would still be doable
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