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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-08-2009, 06:49 AM Thread Starter
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New tires / Painted Rims

Just got the stock rims painted (PPG 3-stage prime/paint/clear). 255/75/17 BFG Mud-Terrains with 1.5" SpiderTrax spacers. Already had the 2" Rough Country lift installed.

Still has good road manners @44psi. Sledge-hammered the pinch weld, and heat-gunned the plastic. Just a little rub on the passenger side inner fenderwell @ full lock on a right hand turn where I couldn't mold the inner fender because of the heat and AC lines.

Looks a lot more evil and a whole lot less like a soccer mom's ride. Can't wait til I get the new custom bull-bar done and mounted!

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Looks good. I agree, it has sort of a menacing look.

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Awesome...I'm lovin' the black on black.

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Thats a good looking xk there...

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Looks great!

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That looks good man! It has an intimidating stance..
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Good looking ride. Looks nice!!!

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I really like that look. Havent seen many done like that. Great commander!
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IMO, all you need to do is tint the two front door windows. Go outside and look at your Commander from the side and you will see what I mean. JMO. Looks good though.

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