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Old 07-22-2010, 07:54 PM
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Default Local 4x4 Customizer Saved Me Over 500.00 Today

Stopped by a local Off-road custom shop to see what they had in fender flares.

Showed him the oil/grime issue I was having on the truck and he told me flares would only take care of maybe 50% of the problem. He said most of it comes from when the wheels are turning as in going around a curve or corner.

So, unless someone comes up with counter advice and can give a good reason for it, I'll not be buying the flares for now.
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Old 07-22-2010, 08:38 PM
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How about a nice set of molded flaps. They are pretty subtle and do the job.

Check out HuskyLiner or Weathertech for the flaps.
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Thought about the flaps, but the issue is the spray from the mid point above the wheel back and all along the side of the truck.
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Thought about the flaps, but the issue is the spray from the mid point above the wheel back and all along the side of the truck.
Guess yer stuck with it then.
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