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Old 10-08-2013, 11:43 AM
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This may be a strange request, but I would like to trade my 2013 Outdoorsman Black grill for a Chrome Grill from either a Lone Star, Big Horn, Sport, or Laramie. The one I have is the black hex-shaped grill. I just like the look of the chrome grills better. I am looking to just swap out the "insert", not the whole grill.

I would also like to trade the air dam for a lower one. From what I understand, the Outdoorsman comes with a "higher" air dam to give it more ground clearance. I really don't need the clearance and would like to see if a lower air dam would improve the fuel economy. Apparently every other model without air suspension has a 38mm air dam, while the Outdoorsman has a 0mm air dam. Air suspension models get an 18mm air dam.

Anyone want to trade either of these things? I'd be willing to drive a bit (I live near Chattanooga, TN). We could meet somewhere and swap the parts easily, maybe even in a parking lot.
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Old 10-08-2013, 07:36 PM
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I just swapped my chrome inserts for new mesh ones too. you might be able to find them for sale some where. I ended up buying a whole new grille unpainted with the mesh for $115
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i may trade post some pics of it... mine is lifted so the air dam is point less on mine
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if i was near you id trade air dams but dont really want to pay shipping
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if i was near you id trade air dams but dont really want to pay shipping
I don't really want to ship anything either since I'd be driving around without a grill or an airdam for a few days until the new one came in.

If anyone wants to trade and changed their mind later, I'm fine with swapping the parts back if you want. I'm just scientifically curious if the lower air dam would really have any effect. It might be interesting to see what would happen on both trucks just changing the air dams.
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I keep dragging my air dam on things, it hangs way lower that the ones on the '09-'12 trucks. Once it gets damaged bad enough or I get fed up with it I'll get an outdoorsman air dam.
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where are you located and post some pics of the dam so i can see the difference
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Is it the black 'honeycomb' style grill insert? I'm interested in swapping my chrome insert for that if it's 100% intact.

Though Tennessee is a bit far. We could each just buy new from MOPAR for the price of gas to meet half way.
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I have a chrome sport grill for sale. $150 includes shipping.......
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