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RE: IRL rides - Mitchellol - 07-24-2015 02:24 AM

And widening the fenders can ruin the resale value.


RE: IRL rides - OMGahd - 07-24-2015 02:34 AM

cutting them and sticking flares doesn't help don't you think?


RE: IRL rides - HeyDayJordan - 07-24-2015 01:57 PM

(07-24-2015 02:03 AM)gas23 Wrote:  I usually think the same way Lone Ranger but if he gets a set similar to these,

car's gonna look nasty. Plus widening the fenders that much is gonna be time consuming and expensive.

Exactly the same flares I'm looking to buy, but instead of cutting the flares around the rear door & bondo, I'll cutting the flares & keep the bit on the door screwed on. Also won't be cutting the body under the flares as I'll be keeping the front stock height & lifting the rear until I can afford coils as the rear is lower & scrapes Tongue. Or at least until I can get the '03 BJII model with the newer front as this car is also getting tired. Been following Reg's P5 for a few years now. He's come a long way. Been watching Troy Watford on his Mazda Mods channel when he flared his BJ. It looked good, but it's a shame that he didn't continue with it. Mine will probably be the 3rd BJ Mazda to get bolt-ons.

Tried to see how it might look like.
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RE: IRL rides - Lone Ranger - 07-24-2015 05:51 PM

That's way too high IMO.. you should buy a lowering kit or smthng.. But it's your car so Undecided


RE: IRL rides - 病気のスタンススタイル - 07-24-2015 08:05 PM

(07-22-2015 05:57 PM)HeyDayJordan Wrote:  Dat Poke!
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RE: IRL rides - Lone Ranger - 07-24-2015 08:33 PM

HDJ: Or you could roll the fenders and slam the sh*t out of it Big Grin


RE: IRL rides - YoDonny - 07-24-2015 11:43 PM

(07-24-2015 02:24 AM)Mitchellol Wrote:  And widening the fenders can ruin the resale value.

Thing with this, is that people will pay more money for work done to a car that would otherwise suck to do themselves or source the parts for. Once I lower my car, I could probably fetch profit since I have to do alot of fab work to get e36 coilovers in the front.


RE: IRL rides - gas23 - 07-27-2015 02:43 AM

oh yea... this happened a few days ago :/

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luckily insurance is covering all of the repairs.


RE: IRL rides - 病気のスタンススタイル - 07-27-2015 06:43 AM

(07-27-2015 02:43 AM)gas23 Wrote:  oh yea... this happened a few days ago :/
Fuuu! what happened? You alright?


RE: IRL rides - gas23 - 07-27-2015 08:07 AM

I'm fine, I wasn't in the car. I got backed into by a much larger vehicle lol. Hopefully picking her up from the body shop thursday.