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Old 04-03-2013, 06:22 PM
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well i am at a rock and a hard place i recently gotten curious and removed part of my running boards and heres my results and i want some opinions on whether or not to remove all of them or to keep them on
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i say all the way off....thats the one thing i haven't put on my truck...pretty sure i will just get used to climbing in it...nice truck by the way
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I'd taking them all the way off. I've never been a fan of running boards. Your truck isn't lifted so it's not like it will be too hard to get in and out without them. Plus it will make the truck look higher which is also nice.
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thanks but i am having trouble uploading the pics of it off just above the fender are where it is scratched up pretty bad and the running boards have been on since truck was new and with the running boards the tires look so much bigger

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sorry about the delay for pics that actually matter but my phones camera is too good i guess i have to resize them one by one the max it ever let me do is 500 by 500 my pics are over 3000 by 2000 pixels

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maybe i could remove all of them and then plastidip the lower half and bring it over the fender flares to hide the scratches
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one side done and somewhat cleaned up now
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nice....looks way better
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