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Old 04-15-2011, 03:51 PM   #1
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Sahara flare extensions

Any one out there with a sahara,
I'm getting rocker guards soon and I wanna get my flare extensions off. I took all the bolts on the bottom off but I cant get it off the tub. I've looked at a lot of saharas and it seems as though no one takes them off. Is there a way to take them off or do I have to leave them on? Thanks for the help

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On mine there look to be rivets that you can see from the inside of the tub. Should grind the off or break them and should come off

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Old 04-15-2011, 06:40 PM   #3
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After you have removed the bolts from the bottom of the panel you will need to pull it out then lift up on the entire panel. Once removed you will still need to remove the rail that is riveted to the tub. I used a grinder to remove by rivets, I just could not get a drill bit to get a good enough bite on it without it wondering. Be forewarned the rivet holes are rather high on the tub and your rocker guards may not cover them. Mine fell about ¼ of an inch short from covering them.

Here is a pic of mine from when i test fit them.

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Old 04-15-2011, 06:41 PM   #4
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Can I add to this and ask if anyone has modified their stock fenders on their Sahara
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Old 05-01-2011, 07:43 PM   #5
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im waiting on painted bushwacker pocket fenders, Ordered almost 3 weeks ago from quadratec. And they said they were in stock. Wasnt till order was complete that it indicated it could take several weeks. Got wider tires so want that extra width to protect
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Old 05-01-2011, 08:50 PM   #6
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Can I add to this and ask if anyone has modified their stock fenders on their Sahara
I cut my rears off today

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