Mud flaps or no mud flaps???? - Page 2 - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


Exterior Semi-Tech General discussion of exterior for the Ford Ranger.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #26  
Old 04-06-2007
Trigger01's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 18,788
Looks better w/o the mudflaps. As for the brake light I would suggest a smoked LED light or nightshade what you've got.
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 04-06-2007
zabeard's Avatar
who?
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: IN
Posts: 26,045
Quote:
Originally Posted by HAZZARDJOHN
LOL I bet we were born in the same decade (I'me 25)! I'm not exactly collecting Social security here! Don't judge me by my cars!

Plus its not just that they don't cover the whole tire, Mine did on my 04 and I still got grief about mud flaps. I am a Big Car guy. I look at cars all day long. I have car magazines coming out of my ear and unless someone mentions it, I have no idea if a car has Flaps or not. I don't even know if my Buick has them or not? I think not, but I honestly don't know. I do know my first one did because I melted it with hot rubber!

~HJ

ha! i knew id get a response from yea! I was just messing with you. Your alway talking about your age and how you drive old man cars

when my truck was stock I ran the flaps as I didnt want chips either, but I compromised with big tires later :)

Quote:
Originally Posted by IN2 FX4
Because it protects the paint from getting all those rock chips. If you like the looks without the flaps that is your choice. I hate rock chips.

Yes, I'm old.
I hate them as well, but with to without flaps you still get them!

Quote:
Originally Posted by edgeaholic (tm)
as a real oldster(LOL) here, my opinion is this: the mudflaps serve numerous purposes: to keep rocks from flying up into the car behind you and breaking their windshield and to keep your truck from getting all dinged up. also, many states have laws stating that all trucks must have rear mudflaps.

ive gotten several chips and cracked windshields from other vehicles that have mud flaps! they dont do any good! so you may as well roll without them. as for the law about flaps in the rear i could care less.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
mud flaps MonsterGuy General Ford Ranger Discussion 12 07-10-2006 09:45 PM
mud flaps 93rangerxlt4.02007 Exterior Semi-Tech 8 01-21-2006 11:45 PM
mud flaps mx98ranger General Technical & Electrical 8 05-02-2005 10:06 PM
Mud Flaps Diabolic Exterior Semi-Tech 27 12-02-2004 06:03 AM
How do you think these mud flaps will look on my truck? pacodiablo General Ford Ranger Discussion 1 08-14-2004 05:32 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:09 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.