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Rear Bumper Options... Help HomerTaco decide...

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by HomerTaco, Jan 20, 2012.

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Which option should I go with for a tire gate?

  1. Sell the ATO and buy a different bumper that has one.

    31.5%
  2. Keep the ATO and add a tire gate to it (local fab shop).

    38.9%
  3. get one that mounts to your hitch & call it done.

    1.9%
  4. Leave it be! You're a Mall Crawler!

    13.9%
  5. Why aren't you making a grill right now?

    35.2%
  1. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:39 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] Grill Sergeant Vendor

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    So this is what I have currently:

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    This is the ATO direct bolt-on replacement rear bumper with shackle mounts and a hidden receiver hitch behind the flip up license plate.

    It is an awesome bumper! But I've come to the realization that I want a tire gate to mount my spare... :pout:

    I've posted a poll of possible options that I've come up with.


    I'm open to suggestions as well.:D
     
  2. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:42 PM
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    PLC721

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    Let me know if you decide to sell the ato
     
  3. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:43 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    I see no poll?
     
  4. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:44 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    You have to give me a minute to set it up! :eek:
     
  5. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:48 PM
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    DrewH

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    Impatient mofo. :cool:
     
  6. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:50 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Watch you mouth......err....fingers......:cool:
     
  7. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:50 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    :D
     
  8. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:51 PM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Chris will have Jeff ban you if you aren't careful.
     
  9. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:51 PM
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  10. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:53 PM
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    Please....I have my own hammer :cool:
     
  11. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:53 PM
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    How does a tire gate and a camper shell work? :spy:
     
  12. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:53 PM
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    The CBI setup is pretty freakin' sweet.
     
  13. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    lol... :laughing:
     
  14. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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    FearNothing321 You gonna eat that taco?

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    I'd vote sell it and go with CBI rear bumper with the tire gate
     
  15. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:56 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    I should clarify...

    A rear plate bumper with a swing out tire carrier is what I'm interested in.
     
  16. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:57 PM
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    pudge151

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    i want your old bumper
     
  17. Jan 20, 2012 at 7:57 PM
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    I spoke with CBI last week and they will sell me just the swing out by itself.... :drevil:
     
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  20. Jan 20, 2012 at 8:05 PM
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    sell me your current bumper and you buy a different one :D
     
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