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Chopping the front fenders
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Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2008 09:19 PM
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What would it look like if I cut the front of my front fenders off like this?

[img]http://i131.photobucket.com/albums/p315/PhotosDeSample/S4020214.jpg?t=1199992705[/img]


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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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Why are you doing this?

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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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Why not?

Those fenders are cracked all around the front.

I will be getting a one piece front end someday.

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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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so your just chopping them off? Just bondo-em if there cracked
Where are you going to put the lights then


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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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The lights are mounted to the inside of the fender well.

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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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i dont know, i personally think if you chopped em' they would look like crap, but i could be wrong

its your baja, do what ever you want


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Hell yes!! private first class
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at least curve it back towards the back of the car....
not just straight...imho


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I will probably just fill the cracks and primer the bug.

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there ya go!


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Post Post subject: Re: Chopping the front fenders
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cut it cut it, lets see the pictures.

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Ok OK, I will cut them now.

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The term Butt ugly comes to mind, but then again, it is not mine. Hope your ready for that one piece sooner then later.

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Here is a pic of a narrow eye fender, its not the best but you can see how the front angles back. If you do cut it try to do it like that, it will look better.



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