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post #1 of 10 Old 08-01-2007, 07:36 PM Thread Starter
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Is this Authentic or not ?




Brickell Motors in Miami Florida has this WK for sale and in the photos of the car I found this and I have not seen this on a Jeep before. Looks like a Dodge Ram emblem to me.

Can anyone tell me if this badge belongs on a Jeep or not ?


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post #2 of 10 Old 08-01-2007, 07:38 PM Thread Starter
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Haha.. maybe its real but it seems like I can even see the glue around the edges !!

Here is a link to the ad if youd like to see for yourself..

http://www.automotive.com/2005/65/je...062%7c&index=9

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post #3 of 10 Old 08-01-2007, 08:00 PM
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It looks like a MOPAR hemi badge to me, possibly from a Ram. But they were never put on Jeeps.

Someone did some re-badging on that Jeep....the Trail Rated badge is on the tailgate instead of on the driver's side fender where it should be.

Nice color though...the dark blue looks good on WKs.

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post #4 of 10 Old 08-01-2007, 08:42 PM
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wow nice job whoever did the badges

hemi should look like that
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post #5 of 10 Old 08-02-2007, 07:08 AM
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It should also have a Limited badge on the back as well. Kinda spooky. It'd be interesting to pop the hood and see what's inside.


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post #6 of 10 Old 08-02-2007, 08:32 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by HurriJeff


Can anyone tell me if this badge belongs on a Jeep or not ?
That is a Ram badge, verified it today by a Ram at work.

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post #7 of 10 Old 08-03-2007, 12:20 AM
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That is the exact badge that my dad has on his 06 dodge 1500
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post #8 of 10 Old 08-03-2007, 09:56 AM
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There's places online that sell all variety of badges. These are the Hemi badges for the Grands:
http://www.justforjeeps.com/5hecobade.html
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post #9 of 10 Old 08-03-2007, 01:42 PM Thread Starter
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Be sure to stay away from Brickell Motors.. Who knows what you'll get when you buy form them !!

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post #10 of 10 Old 08-03-2007, 07:10 PM
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Looks like a really bad glue job on the badge too. I'd stay away.
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