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Old 03-20-2013, 01:55 PM
LiveLifeChill LiveLifeChill is offline
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Default Running boards or no?

Pretty straight shot here, just wanted some input on if I should toss the running boards or not.
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:02 PM
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Default Re: Running boards or no?

I vote off. But since you are in FL, you have to worry less about salt rust (I assume). But from the pics you put up, it looks like you do some off roading so I still vote off. Less for branches and what not to get stuck on and cause damage.
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:02 PM
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Default Re: Running boards or no?

yea take them off...took them off my old ranger...hell theyre still in my basement lol
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:04 PM
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i vote off. unless your 400lbs and handicapped, you dont need them.
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:05 PM
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I vote off. But since you are in FL, you have to worry less about salt rust (I assume). But from the pics you put up, it looks like you do some off roading so I still vote off. Less for branches and what not to get stuck on and cause damage.
Nah anytime I get into salt water I hose the undercarriage off. I ask cause I went out yesterday and got hung up on the passenger side. Wonder if I could sell em
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:06 PM
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I vote off.

But they dont look bad on your truck.
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:07 PM
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Default Re: Running boards or no?

take them off and sell them
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:22 PM
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off!! u'll love ur truck even more lol!!!
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:23 PM
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Take em off if you go off roading a lot. Keep em on if you don't.
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:38 PM
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I like them on your truck! I vote keep em on!

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Old 03-20-2013, 03:42 PM
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Default Re: Running boards or no?

I vote off, especially on stock height truck. I kept mine on to hide the frame some with the body lift...
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:51 PM
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Take 'em off bro. It's the first thing I did when I bought my ranger. They look WAY better without.
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:55 PM
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Off, I hate the running boards.

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Old 03-20-2013, 03:56 PM
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Default Re: Running boards or no?

Take them off. Only thing there good for is hiding the frame with a body lift. Other then that, they are useless IMO.
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Old 03-20-2013, 05:42 PM
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i vote off. unless your 400lbs and handicapped, you dont need them.
I added them to my truck, I'm not 400 lbs but I am disabled, it makes it easier to get in and out. Plus I have a very short wife so it makes it easier for her too.

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