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Old 07-07-2013, 01:07 PM   #1
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Trim pocket fenders?

Some kid ran his face [yes his face] into my fender flares.
I was already planning to get some tube fenders made for my rig, i guess this will speed up the process. But. while i still have these pockets on i figure ill have a little fun with them.. trim them down a little and see if i can remove the "bulkiness" that i never liked about them.

my question is: has anyone ever modified their pocket fenders and if so please post some pictures





also. if someone happens to have a spare fender flare for sale haha..

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Old 07-07-2013, 01:20 PM   #2
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Was there alcohol involved with the face plant? I had a drunk buddy stumble and slam his face into my bug visor on my truck. It completely shattered. Needless to say when he woke up the next day, I drive him to the nearest auto store and had him purchase me a new one

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Old 07-07-2013, 01:21 PM   #3
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I'm pretty sure I have one in the basement. I do not have the light for it tho. Ill check for ya
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:24 PM   #4
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I'm pretty sure I have one in the basement. I do not have the light for it tho. Ill check for ya
Crap. Mine is the passenger side flare, not drivers side
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:49 PM   #5
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Was there alcohol involved with the face plant? I had a drunk buddy stumble and slam his face into my bug visor on my truck. It completely shattered. Needless to say when he woke up the next day, I drive him to the nearest auto store and had him purchase me a new one
no alcohol.. kid was about 10. broad daylight. i had just stopped at a stop sign at the end of a side street. and then .. wack! guess he was racing his buddy down the sidewalk and wasnt paying attention. i kinda felt bad for the kid..

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Crap. Mine is the passenger side flare, not drivers side
i appreciate you looking anyhow
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That is the craziest thing i have ever heard. I hope his parents are offering to pay for a replacement at the very least.
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Old 07-07-2013, 03:13 PM   #7
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That is the craziest thing i have ever heard. I hope his parents are offering to pay for a replacement at the very least.
i was more worried about the kid .. no offer was made. im ok with it somehow.
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Old 07-07-2013, 03:31 PM   #8
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I would probably say the same thing but at least an offer would have been nice.
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Old 07-07-2013, 03:38 PM   #9
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I would probably say the same thing but at least an offer would have been nice.

yeah, for sure. to be honest i think i was a little in shock. (the sound was pretty loud)

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