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Old 11-01-2010, 12:52 PM   #1
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My new rear bumper/tire carrier

its a smittybilt, I dont even want to get started on how much of a pain it was to install this but I guess it will do for now I like it

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its a smittybilt
said it right there but it does look nice and is functional. dont bump it on anything the powdercoat will chip forever.

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Old 11-01-2010, 07:35 PM   #3
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looks good... i wish i had my bumper/tire carrier. damn you christmas! instead of buy myself stuff i have to be giving
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Old 11-01-2010, 07:53 PM   #4
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I have the same bumper/tire carrier. I can almost guarantee you the little golden latch is gonna fall off. As mine did....Not a big deal but still....I realize smitty has kind of a crappy rep, but I'm satisfied with the bumper.
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Old 11-02-2010, 01:41 PM   #5
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I am curious where you got this one. I think that is the older model and I didn't even know they were still making it. I have the newer one that has the modular tire carrier with a way beefed up latch system that I love from Smittybilt. Also has a class III hitch instead of just an accessory hitch. Looks good though, and just keep a can of flat or satin rustoleum around for when the PC chips.
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Old 11-02-2010, 06:49 PM   #6
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^^^^You have the XRC Bumper right? NICE bumper! Anyway, I just received my new issue of the FourWheelParts jeep catalog and the Smittybilt SRC bumper (bumper in photos) was still included in the catalog. I guess they are still available for people to order....
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Old 11-03-2010, 09:44 AM   #7
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I am confused. On Smittybilt's website, the SRC is a tube style rear bumper:

SRC Rear Bumpers - Smittybilt

And you are correct, mine is the XRC, but the one you have was the older model of the XRC. When I got mine that too was still available.

In any case, nice bumper, you will like it.
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Same as I got sans recovery points-like mine and no real problems black paint bomb doesn't fix. Very satisfied with it for the price overall.
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Old 11-03-2010, 11:51 AM   #9
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I am confused. On Smittybilt's website, the SRC is a tube style rear bumper:

SRC Rear Bumpers - Smittybilt

And you are correct, mine is the XRC, but the one you have was the older model of the XRC. When I got mine that too was still available.

In any case, nice bumper, you will like it.
I stay away from Smittybilt website for that exact reason.

I usually check FourWheelParts.com
Classic Rock Crawler Rear/Tire Carrier Bumper with D-rings by Smittybilt-RH3

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