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RETRo fit 97- fenders on 98+

Got em on today. i remember reading someplace they don't fit but they do. the hood is extremely off so we just put washers on teh front to lift the hood in the front and back. fits perfect.

ill have pictures of the build later. i need to pack to go to cali!!
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um why you cant use your front turnsignals, grill bla bla bla, they bolt up yes but front body lines are not the same
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um why you cant use your front turnsignals, grill bla bla bla, they bolt up yes but front body lines are not the same
they're still on. grill is still on. and body lines perfect.
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i want pics of the front of the fender with everything because 98+ is flat and 93-97 is highly not flat..
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i want pics of the front of the fender with everything because 98+ is flat and 93-97 is highly not flat..
I have an 01. (i believe 98 and 01+ fenders are interchangeable... correct??)
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I have an 01. (i believe 98 and 01+ fenders are interchangeable... correct??)
yes all 98-08 are interchange able you stated in your Title...


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RETRo fit 97- fenders on 98+
so you said 93-97 on a 98+ it will bolt up but nothing will match in the front.. unless you have a major typo
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no typo. it worked. it was fiberglass so i cut the bottom portion out of the light area. other than that it all fits.
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no typo. it worked. it was fiberglass so i cut the bottom portion out of the light area. other than that it all fits.
OMG... 7 POSTS to find out there FIBERGLASS... well dur ****... using 93-97 fit just as crappy as 98+ none of them fit nice from the get go...
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OMG... 7 POSTS to find out there FIBERGLASS... well dur ****... using 93-97 fit just as crappy as 98+ none of them fit nice from the get go...
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this is before the spacers

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Seems to fit up fine other than by the headlight... Looks good for a start!
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ya got a good deal on them so figured ill make them fit.
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Go get Fibertech your gonna need alot of it
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Bend the bumper out a little so they line up with each other.
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wow the area along the hood where it ends by the headlight look like crap no offense
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i agree, that looks horrible
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