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Installed my new bumper

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by LonghornTaco, Jan 28, 2009.

  1. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:08 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    see you're gonna go with the M8000- thats a good winch. There was a deal on ebay where some shop was selling them like $475 shipped! Not sure if they're still on there though.
     
  2. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:08 PM
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    sweet deal...thanks!
     
  3. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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  4. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Yep! I just have to make sure I clean up after myself so I don't get yelled at. Technically, I'm not supposed to be doing any "maintenance" on my vehicle in the garage. But I look at it as more of an enhancement than maintenance... :) But it's either do it this way or I'd have to do it outside in the 5* weather...

    Warn 8000 and Bud Builts.

    What's bothering me the most is the fact that I'm running out of places to put truck parts in my apartment! Not that I had extra room to begin with, but all the nooks and crannys are just about gone. (not that I could put the stock bumper in a nook OR cranny!)

    Thanks! I'll update my sig pick as soon as I get another wheelin pic with the new bumper...
     
  5. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    try finding a place for an ARB front bumper, CBI rear bumper, and 4 tires in a 2 bedroom apt occupied by 3 people and a dog :eek:
     
  6. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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  7. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    sooo sickkk!
     
  8. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:17 PM
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    i used to get phone calls and notes from the complex via my roommate about complaints...they never did anything though...just idle threats...and when i moved out they didnt ask for a lease breaking penalty fee or anything :D
     
  9. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:17 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Oh, forgot to mention...

    Mad props to BOWnBUCKS for helping me out... Would have taken MUCH longer by myself!
     
  10. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:26 PM
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    It's alwys good to have a friend around.

    The M8000 should be an excellent choice. My dad has had one for twenty years. It's outlasted three trucks now, and the only thing we had to do to it was replace the switch because we got lazy and let the mechanisms decay in the Arizona sun. :rolleyes:
     
  11. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:34 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Good job bro!!!! Looks kick ass!!! :thumbsup:
     
  12. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:35 PM
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    What Mods!
    Yeah the new bumper looks really good the westin sport was cool but the all pro makes your truck look mean!
     
  13. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:36 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Thanks!

    Yeah, I like the fact that I can see all that tread on the KM2s!
     
  14. Jan 28, 2009 at 10:49 PM
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    You are a mod maniac! Congrats on the great looking bumper. I am going to be in Minneapolis in a few weeks. I would love to check out that sweet ride, weather permitting (unfortunately I will not have my taco :( )
     
  15. Jan 28, 2009 at 11:42 PM
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  16. Jan 29, 2009 at 6:52 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Let me know when you're in town and maybe we can go grab a beer... :)
     
  17. Jan 29, 2009 at 6:53 AM
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    m8000 are pretty cheap, no need for much more, unless you are super OCD...


    Allpro bumper is wayyy better bro.. not a big fan of brush guards, your ride looks good as hell now.
     
  18. Jan 29, 2009 at 6:58 AM
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    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Thanks dude! Brush guards aren't for everybody... I like the way they look, but they are almost completely useless for anything other than mounting lights... :)
     
  19. Jan 29, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    This may have gotten a little lost, but can someone shed a little light on this piece for me??

    This is some sort of bracket and it has the threaded holes for the skid plate. I couldn't get the bumper to fit properly with these and the skid plates on so I removed them. They don't appear to do much other than provide a mounting place for the skid plate and protect the sway bar.

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Jan 29, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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    Looks great!
     
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