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Old 01-19-2007
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Fog Lights and Lower Valance??

hey guys whats up. i have a 2001 ranger xlt. well it doesnt have the stock fog lights and i want some fogs. my first question is can i just cut the holes out and put stock fogs in there or am i better off buying a new lower valance with fog light holes off ebay?? also if i get the lower valance will it haveing mounting for stock fogs or will i have to make brakets? also is the wiring for fogs hanging around down there or will i have to wire them in?? thanks alot guys
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Old 01-23-2007
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Valance and Fogs

im in the same boat.....you can buy a replacement with the fog holes in it. look on eBay i saw a couple there i think for $40.00 i think. the wiring you will have to do on your own. both the valance and the fogs should just bolt on.

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im looking to do the same deal with my 03 xl.... finding em on ebay is hard so if u find some lemmeknow.

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i think. the wiring you will have to do on your own. both the valance and the fogs should just bolt on.
That sounds right, Fog lighs from the dealer are around $90, FYI.
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just search ebay as 01 ranger valance. there are a couple in there
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I recently did this myself. The options I had were:

Try to adapt some fog lights into the stock 4x2 valance which never did look right

Buy a 4x4 XLT or Edge valance and adapt it to the 4x2 bumper by cutting off the "ears"

Or...do like I did

Buy a 4x4 XLT or Edge bumper and lower valance which have the fog light openings and the correct bumper that requires no modification to either. I also picked up a radio bezel that has the spot for the factory fog-light switch, the switch, some harnesses I found at the salvage yard, and a relay and wired it up to operate the fogs. There is a good wiring diagram on this site somewhere that shows how to do this. Thats all done, but I haven't got around to actually ordering the fog light assemblies themselves. The whole setup looks completely factory installed and works great.
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