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Old 05-23-2013, 11:18 AM   #1
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Anyone know what this is?

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Old 05-23-2013, 11:34 AM   #2
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That is a bump stop to stop your spare from crushing your tailight. It should have a little rubber bumper where that hole is, and should not be bent to hell. Is a good thing to straiten out and mount a CB antenna to.

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That is a bump stop to stop your spare from crushing your tailight. It should have a little rubber bumper where that hole is, and should not be bent to hell. Is a good thing to straiten out and mount a CB antenna to.
It's a 95 with only 133000 miles on it so is it possible they've just stood the test of time? This is what the originals look like? I just wasn't sure cause there's a gap between the body and bumper
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It's a 95 with only 133000 miles on it so is it possible they've just stood the test of time? This is what the originals look like? I just wasn't sure cause there's a gap between the body and bumper
Sorry wrong thread haha, but ok that's what I was thinking but questioned it cause of te awkward shape, so it's not supposed to be this bent?
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It's a 95 with only 133000 miles on it so is it possible they've just stood the test of time? This is what the originals look like? I just wasn't sure cause there's a gap between the body and bumper
Sorry wrong thread, so it's not supposed to be this bent?
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Old 05-23-2013, 12:04 PM   #6
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Whatever hit that corner hit that too from the looks of it.
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No it's not supposed to be bent like that. When I get a chance I will take a pic of mine to show you the correct shape.
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Supposed to look more like this, minus the piece of 1/4" steel welded to the top of it that I mounted my CB antenna to:

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thats nice work Xpress

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