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Unread 04-01-2013, 06:34 AM   #1
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Cutting fenders

who has done this? and what have you done with the side marker lights?

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Unread 04-01-2013, 07:30 AM   #2
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The side marker lights fit under just fine.
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Unread 04-01-2013, 07:31 AM   #3
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did you have to drill?
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Unread 04-01-2013, 07:37 AM   #4
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did you have to drill?
I pretty much followed this exactly.

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Unread 04-01-2013, 08:56 AM   #5
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I used an air saw... cut mine and tossed the side markers.


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Unread 04-01-2013, 08:59 AM   #6
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I used an air saw... cut mine and tossed the side markers.


nice I love how you left a little of the bend
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Unread 04-01-2013, 09:04 AM   #7
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I cut mine and just got rid of the side marker light.
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Unread 04-01-2013, 04:49 PM   #8
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I did like Remmy did, just zip-tie the side-marker light under the fender. Don't discard the side-marker light. It is illegal not having one if originally installed and that could be used against you in an accident investigation.
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Unread 04-01-2013, 07:20 PM   #9
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i did it on my old jku, and i plan to do it on my new two door. i used rugged ridge inner fenders which have a spot for the stock one.
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