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Old 05-26-2013, 10:22 AM   #1
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Front Air Dam Trimming

I think I may go with The "combo" wheel/tire that I learned about here. Consists of the 15x8 Level 8 Tracker wheel and the 33x12.50-15 DuraTrac tire. I'm told this combo will fit great with my stock Unlimited Sport (no off-roading yet) but I will have some tire rub on the front air dam at full steering wheel lock...but it can be easily trimmed.

Since its a popular combo for guys on this site, I was wondering if anyone could share pics of what it means to trim the front air dam. THanks in advance!

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Old 05-26-2013, 10:30 AM   #2
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Super easy, I just did mine with a dremel. Only needed about an 1/8 -1/4 inch off. Seems to be working out fine.

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Old 05-26-2013, 10:30 AM   #3
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I trimmed it into the recycle bin....

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Old 05-26-2013, 10:32 AM   #4
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For street driving I had no rub at all. Maybe for off road but I'm not sure.
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