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Old 03-02-2013, 12:56 AM
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does anybody know if they 08 GC front bumper is compatible with the 06 GC body? because i really like the 08 front bumper... i would do an SRT front bumper but not sure if it would fit the Jeep without having to do a WHOLE SRT body conversion
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Old 03-02-2013, 09:17 AM
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Re: 06 bumper switch

You would have to change out your front end to a full 08' front end.

You will need to replace you headlights, bumper, bumper support, and grille all to 08+. I'm thinking about doing mine, at the same time I like how mine is.
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Old 03-02-2013, 05:00 PM
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Re: 06 bumper switch

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You would have to change out your front end to a full 08' front end.

You will need to replace you headlights, bumper, bumper support, and grille all to 08+. I'm thinking about doing mine, at the same time I like how mine is.
Dont get me wrong the front of our jeeps look get but i like the bumper that the new one has
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Re: 06 bumper switch

yep what Paul said...you will need to replace it with all 08 parts
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Re: 06 bumper switch

Ive done a full 08 overland front end swap on my 05.
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as you can see, i have done this a few times. you just need a few parts and you are good to go. the hardest to find is the hid headlights and srt grille
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as you can see, i have done this a few times. you just need a few parts and you are good to go. the hardest to find is the hid headlights and srt grille
Broo tell me how you did it or what exactly you bought I like the second picture ! Not really going for the set look too expensive lol
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Re: 06 bumper switch

bumper, lower bumper, chrome strip, srt grille, headlights, bumper support. most of the mounting hardware is the same so that isnt necessary to replace. for the lower bumper i just bought the regular one and painted it to match. looks a million times better painted imo.
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bumper, lower bumper, chrome strip, srt grille, headlights, bumper support. most of the mounting hardware is the same so that isnt necessary to replace. for the lower bumper i just bought the regular one and painted it to match. looks a million times better painted imo.
So if I want that second picture look I would just have to buy the bottom bumper and that's it?
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Re: 06 bumper switch

nah, you need all the parts mentioned in post above you. Or drive to NY and buy my 09 Bumper cover
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nah, you need all the parts mentioned in post above you. Or drive to NY and buy my 09 Bumper cover
I'd love to drive to ny... Maybe go watch the Yankees play while I'm there lol
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Re: 06 bumper switch

Yep you need everything i listed. Or just find a wrecked 08-10 and have it repainted
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