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Old 03-07-2013, 04:32 AM
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Hey all just started my front end swap on my 1999. I got used 2007 headlights, a used 2003 header panel and new aftermarket grille. I painted the header panel black. I also opened up headlight and painted them as well as marker ligjts black. I put header panel and headlights on I'm waiting on my grill so I put my old one meanwhile it looks good. Next is bigger tires and new paint job
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Old 03-09-2013, 01:04 PM
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Old 03-09-2013, 01:10 PM
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Hey I also ordered 2006 taillights and rearview mirrors and I decided to change my cluster. I have no tach, so I ordered one from an explorer it has factory white gauges and with tach' will update pics next week.
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Old 03-09-2013, 01:22 PM
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Where did u buy your front end stuff from?
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Old 03-09-2013, 01:39 PM
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Where did u buy your front end stuff from?
I bought header panel from Craigslist I was white I painted it black.
Headlights also from Craigslist I did headlight mod and painted them black too
Grill I got online
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Old 03-09-2013, 04:00 PM
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Total cost for my front end swap:

Oem 2003 Header Panel $25
Oem 2007 Headlights+marker lights $50
Oem 2004 Headlight clips $20
Aftermarket Grill $50
Paint and supplies (rustoleum black gloss+tape) $30

Total: $175
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Old 03-09-2013, 05:14 PM
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Not bad...but some of your stuff is used right?

I got my headlights and corners and headerpanel for $130. And my grille for $50.
All brand new.
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Old 03-10-2013, 12:44 AM
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Not bad...but some of your stuff is used right?

I got my headlights and corners and headerpanel for $130. And my grille for $50.
All brand new.
Yea used but I wanted oem parts the header panels are usually plastic not. fiberglass like oem. Anyways I'm happy with my swap will post pics when complete
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Old 03-10-2013, 08:20 AM
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Yeah im waiting to do my conversion....gotta get the grille painted the powerdome hood painted too.
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Old 03-10-2013, 09:12 AM
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Yeah im waiting to do my conversion....gotta get the grille painted the powerdome hood painted too.
Aww those hoods look nice I might get one later on but right now my truck is in bad need of a paint job -.-
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Old 03-10-2013, 06:20 PM
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Just got everything I need for the 03 conversion with honeycomb grill, and 06 corners.
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Just got everything I need for the 03 conversion with honeycomb grill, and 06 corners.
Nice post pics. When finished
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Old 03-10-2013, 06:50 PM
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Sure will, except I have to wait for all the parts to be shipped

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What grill are you going with Luis?
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Old 03-10-2013, 07:04 PM
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Sure will, except I have to wait for all the parts to be shipped

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What grill are you going with Luis?
Oh alright. Black Honey comb grille and painting grey insert black
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