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Old 01-02-2014, 12:46 PM   #1
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Cutting stock bumper..

What can I/should I use to trim the front bumper. Couldn't really find an answer.
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Old 01-02-2014, 12:55 PM   #2
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The stock bumper is just thin metal.
Sawzall and/or angle grinder with cutting wheel.
Cuts like butter.

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Old 01-02-2014, 12:59 PM   #3
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yup.... I used a 4" angle grinder with a metal cutoff wheel, easy.
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Used a band saw and no issues here. Cut it right below the outside edge of the fog lights
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Used an angle grinder here. Just had to hold it tight to ensure a nice straight cut.
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I used an angle grinder and cutoff wheel. Like cutting butter!
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Old 01-04-2014, 01:49 AM   #7
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Used an angle grinder I had laying around and picked up a 3 dollar cutting disk. Well worth it took maybe 45 minutes in total and another 30 for a new coat of paint and cleaning up. Highly recommend!!
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Used an angle grinder I had laying around and picked up a 3 dollar cutting disk. Well worth it took maybe 45 minutes in total and another 30 for a new coat of paint and cleaning up. Highly recommend!!
Got any measurements of how you did it?
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Got any measurements of how you did it?
Nahh I just kinda lined it up with holes on the bumper. The top is 1" away from the fog light hole and my bottom cut is right along the rectangle block where the bumper screws in on the bottom. Hope that helps a bit
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Got any measurements of how you did it?
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Old 01-04-2014, 09:25 PM   #12
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Nahh I just kinda lined it up with holes on the bumper. The top is 1" away from the fog light hole and my bottom cut is right along the rectangle block where the bumper screws in on the bottom. Hope that helps a bit
So can stock fogs still mount in the same spot? It doesn't look like it, but I'm kinda confused about your post? If not where are you gonna mount them??
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So can stock fogs still mount in the same spot? It doesn't look like it, but I'm kinda confused about your post? If not where are you gonna mount them??
They they will fit on with out a problem, I broke the mount trying to get it off so they aren't on
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They they will fit on with out a problem, I broke the mount trying to get it off so they aren't on
alright thanks man.

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