Originally Posted by MADDOG
I haven't seen this done. I suspect that the bracket dimensions don't match. I'd go measure the newer bumper, sketch it out, then compare that to your truck.
Don't forget to measure the distance between, the length of and the dimensions of the brackets.
ya i can make new brackets no problem, i work in a sheet metal shop and i can weld, cut and shape metal quite well, only concern i have is how it follows the body lines