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Old 11-02-2012, 01:57 PM   #61
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I think I may try to find black covers for the KC lights yet. My Recon turn and side markers should be here next week and I still have to install my Viair system and get the front windows tinted. It's coming along nicely!!

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Old 11-02-2012, 02:05 PM   #62
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How u liking that set up with the rear lights
Love them. It's better IMO than spraying the OEM lights because that restricts light output where these are very bright and DOT certified. You also get the led look!

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Old 11-02-2012, 02:31 PM   #63
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Sweet build. Looks good.
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Old 11-02-2012, 03:19 PM   #64
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Love them. It's better IMO than spraying the OEM lights because that restricts light output where these are very bright and DOT certified. You also get the led look!
Sweet, u get thwm off amazon? Saw they are out of stock
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Old 11-02-2012, 09:53 PM   #65
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Sweet, u get thwm off amazon? Saw they are out of stock

yea Amazon was the best price I could find. Carid.com has them also however...
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Old 11-06-2012, 02:07 PM   #66
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Stopped in to one oft favorite shops to get the front driver and passenger windows tinted today!! Now they match the factory tint on the rear windows!
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Old 11-07-2012, 04:45 PM   #67
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Got some Hi Temp Rustoleum tonight and sprayed my factory muffler black. Looks MUCH better. Update pics tomorrow after my Tom Woods front shaft is installed as well as my WeatherTech mats, Bestop security drawer, and Westin window rain deflectors.
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Old 11-08-2012, 02:46 PM   #68
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Surprised at how much the OEM muffler is no longer the focus at the rear after its painted. Dropped in the new mats today and snapped a pic of the winch installed with the cover on. Still need to install my under seat lock box, and window rain deflectors.

Also realized I need to put a 90 on my Viair hose fitting as its way to close to my sPod to be easily usable.
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Old 11-08-2012, 02:48 PM   #69
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Also got my front shaft installed today which I should have just done when the lift was installed. Tom Woods shafts front and back now.
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Old 11-08-2012, 03:25 PM   #70
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Bestop under seat lock box installed. Heavy duty, easy install, and a perfect place for my concealed carry when not on my hip!!

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Old 11-08-2012, 03:27 PM   #71
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Got in line to have a set of the new ACE wide tubular fenders installed. Hopefully no more than 3-5 weeks due to rush of interest! This weekend I am going to pull and bedline my grill. Can someone point me to the thread on putting the black mesh behind the openings while I have it off?
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Old 11-08-2012, 03:39 PM   #72
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Lastly my Westin smoke window rain deflectors. Not a huge fan of rain deflectors but as a daily driver I really see the need and prefer them.
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Old 11-08-2012, 04:03 PM   #73
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That is looking some SHARP !!!!
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Old 11-08-2012, 06:18 PM   #74
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wow I'm really liking the ride!! She's looking SEXY!!
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Old 11-10-2012, 11:59 AM   #75
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Well on I75 today and had a semi blow a tire almost right in front of me. Thank God I dodged most of the flying carnage however I took a chunk of steel belted tire right off my front grill. Somehow it missed the bumper bar, winch, and lights and took a quarter sized chunk out of the plastic grill about an eighth of an inch deep. So...

Decided to toss together a repair and bed line the grill!! Used a small amount of body filler, prepped and filled it, sanded to 280 grit and sprayed!! Bam it looks better to me now with the theme I have going than the stock body color one!!!!

You cannot even see the repair! Good as new!
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Old 11-13-2012, 06:17 PM   #76
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Recon led turn signals and side markers finally came today. Got the front turns installed but will be installing the side markers on the inside wells after my ACE tubular fenders are installed in a few weeks
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Old 11-21-2012, 06:53 AM   #77
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Received and installed my ProClip iPhone 5 holder with cord adapter today. I must say this is the best made, nicest phone holder I have ever owned. Installation was a breeze.
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Old 11-21-2012, 06:57 AM   #78
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Looking real good E.

I'm interested in the iPhone holder. I'm in the market and want something sturdy that isn't a massive piece on the dash or something in the way.

What does yours like like behind the holder, and how far off the dash is it? Could you possibly take a couple more pictures from different angles?
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Looking real good E.

I'm interested in the iPhone holder. I'm in the market and want something sturdy that isn't a massive piece on the dash or something in the way.

What does yours like like behind the holder, and how far off the dash is it? Could you possibly take a couple more pictures from different angles?
Sure!!!

Put one in there with my finger for reference. I would say it sticks about 2 to 2 1/2 inches out from dash. It allows full access to the radio buttons and it is solid as hell. It doesn't jiggle or bounce at all. The holder itself is felt lined and my iPhone slides tightly into it.
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Thanks!

That's perfect. I see now. It has a bracket that goes to the dash-top tray. I'm liking this one.
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Old 11-21-2012, 05:53 PM   #81
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Its official I am swapping out my lights. I ordered a 50" Rigid light bar with Poison Spyder windshield brackets. A 10" Rigid lightbar with PS Hawse Fairlead Mount and matching PS Black Fairlead. And rounded it off with a set of D2's. I will be posting my three sets of KC Slimlights for sale when these arrive!
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Wow!!! I hope this question wasn't already answered. I tend to skip text with so many great looking pics.

So how is the kenwood stereo working out? I'm getting the UConnect, but it seems limited compared to the after market stuff.
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Old 11-21-2012, 07:34 PM   #83
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Wow!!! I hope this question wasn't already answered. I tend to skip text with so many great looking pics.

So how is the kenwood stereo working out? I'm getting the UConnect, but it seems limited compared to the after market stuff.
Great!! It's not so much that factory is limited in functionality as its simply under powered and sound quality is usually poor even on the upgraded factory systems. I love my Kenwood and the aftermarket speakers!!!!
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Old 11-28-2012, 08:43 AM   #84
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Just ordered one of the flip down molle panels for the rear tailgate along with some molle bags. Also some transfer case bushings, a fire ext holder and ext., a flashlight holder, and my Trek Armor seat covers in all black!!! Damn I can't wait. I wish my ACE tube fenders would be ready soon!

It also looks like maybe my Rigid LED lights might be on backorder which sucks but I'll be ready when they do ship.

Also for those interested I just talked with a tech at Truck Lite and the dongle they have been prepping to stop the flickering has been delayed slightly so they are telling me it will be ready for sale in january now.

Anyone have a lead or suggestion on gun holders that mount inside the truck? I am looking for one that mounts inside that will hold an AR-15??


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Old 12-03-2012, 07:41 PM   #85
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Rigid LEDs will be here tomorrow so I got a head start on the install. The other day I removed the three sets of KC lights and they sold quickly. Tonight I mounted the Poison Spyder Fairlead mount that will hold my 10" Rigid bar along with a black PS Fairlead in sticking with my theme.

I then bed lined the PS windshield mounts and got them installed. So the lights won't take more than a few minutes tomorrow night.

My flip down tailgate molle panel also came today and will get installed this week. In keeping with my blacked out military theme in mind I had it made with the words BLACK OPS in it. Should look cool with the bags mounted in it.
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Finished up the install of my 50" Rigid LED light bar with Poison Spyder windshield brackets as well as a 10" bar on a PS fair lead mount in front of the winch. Rounded it out with a set of D2's on the bumper.

Once that was done I installed my rear gate BLACK OPS molle panel.
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Your rig is going to light up all of Saginaw! lol

Nice job man, it's looking super.

Since you don't have fogs in your bumper can you use the D2's as fog lights? Or do they have too much glare to do that?
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Your rig is going to light up all of Saginaw! lol

Nice job man, it's looking super.

Since you don't have fogs in your bumper can you use the D2's as fog lights? Or do they have too much glare to do that?
No but honestly i don't think in my years of driving that i ever intentionally turned on my fog lights to help me see better. Just not something i personally have used nor see a need for at least in Michigan.
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Your rig is going to light up all of Saginaw! lol

Nice job man, it's looking super.

Since you don't have fogs in your bumper can you use the D2's as fog lights? Or do they have too much glare to do that?
Btw. Thanks for the feedback. Got a ton of time and money into it and its nice to hear the feedback. Next up is my Ace narrow tubular fenders. They will be done and installed this next week!
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YES!!! Brown Santa just delivered my Trek Armor seat cover set and extra molle bags!!!!! Whoo Hoo!!!!

Christmas for DAD finally!!!

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