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Old 07-19-2011, 12:50 PM
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So, i've been thinking about this alot lately: whether to eventually buy a brush guard/bull bar/light bar or just put lights behind by grille? I DO NOT go offroading that much, usually once every few months due to school, work, and just not having the money. It's not too serious either since my truck is stock. I do want the extra light up front and some form of cargo/backup light too though. I just don't know if my truck will look funky if i get a guard... So, what do you guys think? I'd really appreciate any feedback and any pics.
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Old 07-19-2011, 12:56 PM
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hellas behind the grille would be sweet
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Old 07-19-2011, 01:04 PM
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Yeah man, i love the way it looks! I was just wondering if anyone thinks it'd be worth it to get anything extra up front too.
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Old 07-19-2011, 01:09 PM
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nah, its always cheaper to do behind the grille. the brushguards they have for rangers usually arent that strong.. plus they cant steal your lights if theyre behind the grille. hah
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Old 07-19-2011, 01:27 PM
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no point in a brush/grill/stupid bar thing up front if you barely go off road. more weight = less fuel economy.

hellas behind the grill is my vote, or if you want to be a super duper baller, get a pair of rigid industries Dually D2 LEDs. kind of pricey, but smaller than a hella 500, TONS more light output, and WAY less draw on your electrical system
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Old 07-19-2011, 01:47 PM
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nah, its always cheaper to do behind the grille. the brushguards they have for rangers usually arent that strong.. plus they cant steal your lights if theyre behind the grille. hah
Haha. Thats very true.. didn't really think of that.

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no point in a brush/grill/stupid bar thing up front if you barely go off road. more weight = less fuel economy.

hellas behind the grill is my vote, or if you want to be a super duper baller, get a pair of rigid industries Dually D2 LEDs. kind of pricey, but smaller than a hella 500, TONS more light output, and WAY less draw on your electrical system
LEDs would be bitchin' but i think that's a little overkill, at least for my purpose. Haha.

Cool beans, i guess i'll shoot for some Hellas behind my grille eventually... i'm thinking not too many people are gonna go for the guard idea..
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