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Unread 02-01-2014, 11:10 PM   #31
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Looks excellent, did you end up shaving the fenders? If so how did it go? I just bumped up to 315/75R16/10's so I'll be shaving them as well most likely. I got 1.5 hub centric spacer's as well just incase. If I do shave I'll take lots of pics during it to show, and I'm probably going to cut vertically then fold the fenders in ward. Anyone got any advice for that?
I cut and folded the first trim on my zj, i found that doesn't leave a clean finish, tends to leave bend marks and warps the thin metal. I'd suggest just cutting it and being vert careful to get a good line, then grind any rough spots

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Unread 02-02-2014, 05:39 AM   #32
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Looks awsome where did you get them and how much were they
A site called DDMtuning they were 50$ with shipping!!!
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Unread 02-02-2014, 05:40 AM   #33
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I cut and folded the first trim on my zj, i found that doesn't leave a clean finish, tends to leave bend marks and warps the thin metal. I'd suggest just cutting it and being vert careful to get a good line, then grind any rough spots
Yeah it does!! Lol

But lucky I only cut an 1" so I go have the rest done right, I hope haha
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Unread 02-02-2014, 08:11 AM   #34
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I live in Charleston, SC too. If I see you around, I'll be sure to give you a wave
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Unread 02-02-2014, 10:16 AM   #35
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I live in Charleston, SC too. If I see you around, I'll be sure to give you a wave
Awesome man! Trow up some pictures of the rig, what lift are you running
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Unread 02-03-2014, 04:19 PM   #36
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I'm interested in doing those HID's also. How hard was it? How expensive and do you feel it's worth it? I found some cheap kits off ebay for like $30. But they don't sound to promising.... I later saw that it's already all listed sorry my Internet didn't catch up yet.
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Unread 02-04-2014, 12:09 AM   #37
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I paid about $50

And the hardest part was deciding where to mount the ballast only cause I'm really picky lol

But honestly it's a super east kit took me less then 20min
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Unread 02-06-2014, 12:01 PM   #38
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I paid about $50

And the hardest part was deciding where to mount the ballast only cause I'm really picky lol

But honestly it's a super east kit took me less then 20min
Are they the 9006XS bulbs? Or are they different bulbs? Those (Xs) bulbs are tough to find around here.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 05:08 AM   #39
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Are they the 9006XS bulbs? Or are they different bulbs? Those (Xs) bulbs are tough to find around here.
I'm not really sure....
I can do some research but they fit right in no problems at all.
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