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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-24-2014, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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has anyone mod an xj bumper for a xk

So I have been looking researching and calling everywhere looking for a decent priced off road bumper for my xk that being said ive heard dozens of TAG horror stories and i am not waiting 3 or more months to get a front bumper so i was looking at xj cherokee bumpers not only are they in expensive they look like with a lil modification u could put it on an xk. Has anyone tried this or measured it or even have any thoughts. Also ive seen steel armadillos bumper for the xk and im not spending a grand on a plain steel bumper
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An XJ bumper will not fit with a little modification. With enough cutting and welding anything could fit but you would be better off starting from scratch.

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I can see doing the front. What would be killer would be the rear... The XRC bumpers are a nice matching set that cost less as a pair than most bumpers individually.

Welding is not one of my skill areas that I feel comfortable with enough to rip off my old bumper to give it a try Motors, link sets, bout anything else I am good with.

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