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Old 10-03-2012, 08:49 AM   #1
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Cutting fenders

Looking to cut my fenders, not fender flares, to save money instead of buying MCE's. Anyone have any steps on how to go about this? Tips? Pics would be greatly appreciated

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Old 10-03-2012, 09:21 AM   #2
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Old 10-03-2012, 05:28 PM   #3
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I posted about fenders, not fender flares. There is nothing about cutting fenders in that thread
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Old 10-03-2012, 05:29 PM   #4
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Anyone else have anything??
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:08 PM   #5
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Yeah man I used a dremel to cut mine. I painted it with bed liner, and put the turn signal in the grill. My buddy in the silver TJ did the same thing too.
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:49 PM   #6
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Yeah man I used a dremel to cut mine. I painted it with bed liner, and put the turn signal in the grill. My buddy in the silver TJ did the same thing too.
How exactly did you go about that, and howd you wire the turn signal?
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Old 10-04-2012, 09:16 AM   #7
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Anyone???
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Old 10-04-2012, 06:06 PM   #9
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Well I marked where I wanted to cut the fenders and used the dremel to them out. Took my time cause it was a slow process. For the turn signals I got two LED trun signals at auto zone. Messuread and marked where I wanted to mount them used a hole saw to cut the holes. As for wiring I just cut my stock harness found which was the ground and which was the power and spliced them together. It was fairly simple. I also painted the fenders with bed liner.
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Well I marked where I wanted to cut the fenders and used the dremel to them out. Took my time cause it was a slow process. For the turn signals I got two LED trun signals at auto zone. Messuread and marked where I wanted to mount them used a hole saw to cut the holes. As for wiring I just cut my stock harness found which was the ground and which was the power and spliced them together. It was fairly simple. I also painted the fenders with bed liner.
Ok thanks for the help
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Old 10-04-2012, 07:30 PM   #11
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No prob man. Glad I could help
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Old 10-04-2012, 08:38 PM   #12
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What exactly will I need to do the wiring and is it an easy enough job that I can do it?
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I lifted the entire fender instead of cutting anything. I gained 3.5" in the front.
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I lifted the entire fender instead of cutting anything. I gained 3.5" in the front.
That looks good, but I'm looking for more of the other look. Anybody else got any hints on how to wire up the new turn signals?
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I lifted the entire fender instead of cutting anything. I gained 3.5" in the front.
Looks awesome. Any more pictures?

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I lifted the entire fender instead of cutting anything. I gained 3.5" in the front.
yup.....need to see how you did this.
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What exactly will I need to do the wiring and is it an easy enough job that I can do it?
Butt conectors and grounds and the turn signals. I got faith in you that you can do it.
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Butt conectors and grounds and the turn signals. I got faith in you that you can do it.
Ok thanks I appreciate it
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Old 10-09-2012, 07:29 PM   #22
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Ok thanks I appreciate it
No problem man. Take your time, and if you have any questins Ill try to help you.

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