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Old 02-04-2011, 04:19 PM   #1
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mix n match bumpers

looking for opinions.

how does everyone feel about mixing and matching front and rear bumpers?
like one brand with another?

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as long as they look good together.. and both function, i dont see any problems.

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Old 02-04-2011, 06:38 PM   #3
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I agree with Blegan. I think if they match each other, it should be fine. I wouldn't do a double tube front with a big OrFab job with a tire carrier on the back.
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Old 02-04-2011, 06:46 PM   #4
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My front and rear bumpers are completely different and don't match, and I don't care. My front bumper is an aluminum bumper from Savvy, and my rear is a heavy-duty steel bumper from a local manufacturer (Dirt Works) that is more suitable for towing my pop-up tent trailer.

I could care less if they match, function outweighs form in my book.
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Old 02-05-2011, 11:35 AM   #5
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i have the bodyarmor rear bumper but dont care for thier front bumper. but didnt want it to look ugly if i went with another manufacterer. we'll see, front bumper is the least of my concerns atm. thanks for the input everyone =)
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Old 02-05-2011, 03:12 PM   #6
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I have the XRC winch bumper in front and Rokmen in the rear. I think it looks fine...they both work and they are both black. My Jeep probably has at least 8 different after market manufacturers represented. Even my suspension is mixed. Pro Comp springs, Rubicon Express shocks, Daystar spacer, JKS, discos...Like my pres, I believe in spreading the wealth.

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