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Snorkel with Bushwacker Cut-Outs on 01-04???

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Sheepdog, Nov 8, 2011.

  1. Nov 8, 2011 at 11:35 AM
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    Sheepdog

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    I'm thinking about getting a safari snorkel for my truck but I have Cut-outs and I'm afraid they will be slightly in the way. Does anyone have any measurements that can confirm if the fender flares will/will not interfere with the installation?
     
  2. Nov 8, 2011 at 4:40 PM
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    If they do, you can just cut the fender flare away a little bit. If the snorkel sits flush with the cut area, it shouldn't be too bad.
     
  3. Nov 8, 2011 at 4:44 PM
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    You will have to trim the flare for the snorkel to fit. I researched it when I was thinking about getting a snorkel.
     
  4. Nov 8, 2011 at 4:51 PM
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    I'll trade you fenders...
     
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    I don't have bushwackers but I know with xenon flares you need to trim a bit, maybe an inch or so, still looks fine and great. I could take some measurements of my snorkel install if you like...
     
  7. Dec 19, 2011 at 11:49 AM
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    Damn. I really don't want to have to cut into the flares.
     
  8. Dec 19, 2011 at 12:01 PM
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    I don't think you have to cut into stock flares if you want go that route.
     
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