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Old 07-08-2010, 02:32 PM   #1
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Fender Flare replacement bolts

I bought a used 2003 jeep rubicon on which I am trying to replace the fender flare bolts and washers (they look pretty rusty). Anyway, I am not sure who the manufacturer of the fender flares is but they are pocket style fenders. The screws and washers have some odd dimensions that I cannot find anywhere. The bolt is a button head socket w/ torx 10-32 x 1 ¼ with a stock head diameter of .551 which makes it very unique. The washer that goes with the bolt is #10 w/ OD of .630 and a thickness of .039. Obviously I want these in stainless now. Any idea where to find these? Thank you very much!
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Could you replace both the bolt and the nut using stainless? I'm really not familiar with the way pocket style flares are mounted, but stock flares use a sheet metal screw and plastic nut for MOST of the mounting hardware.

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Well, after doing some more research on it, I came to the conclusion that it might be a fender flare made by bushwacker. So I contacted their service department and they gave me some part number that most of the "auto-supply" stores would recognize and able to order. The kit is supposed to be around $35... now WTH is up with that. $35 that must be an awful lot of bolts and nuts. I checked on Allen-Fasteners.com and found something similar so that might be the way to go. Thanks for your reply though!!!
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Well, after doing some more research on it, I came to the conclusion that it might be a fender flare made by bushwacker. So I contacted their service department and they gave me some part number that most of the "auto-supply" stores would recognize and able to order. The kit is supposed to be around $35... now WTH is up with that. $35 that must be an awful lot of bolts and nuts. I checked on Allen-Fasteners.com and found something similar so that might be the way to go. Thanks for your reply though!!!

Do you have that part number handy?
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