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'99 Lip Spacer

Old 10-23-16, 01:36 PM
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Yes, very interested, and I don't at all mind doing fitment and finishing work.

- Remind me, does it require a '99 bumper? I don't know if the '93 and '99 share the same mount pattern (that is, can you put a '99 spoiler on a '93 bumper?)

- If not, I'd need to buy a '99 bumper. Hmmm, actually I'd probably get the bumper anyway... Does anyone besides Pettit sell a urethane plateless version? Where did you get yours?

Thanks for doing this. It really is a simple, elegant and functional solution. And the bigger brake duct inlet is a real plus.
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Old 10-23-16, 02:02 PM
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It's built around the shape of the '99 lip, and thus I think you'd at least need the '99 lip to make it work. A '99 bumper would thus be the ideal, but it should work with the '93 bumper about as well as the '99 lip does (which is to say, not perfect).

I don't know who all sells the urathane plateless bumper anymore, but as far as I know they are all made from the same mold, i.e.: the original Rotary Extreme mold from which I got mine on the original group buy years ago.
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Old 10-24-16, 10:55 AM
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I'm interested even though my lip already scrapes on my driveway.


Think fab work may turn off some. Can they be drilled to match the existing bumper/lip/undertray holes and provided with corresponding hardware (longer bolts)
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Old 10-24-16, 11:54 AM
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I am very interested! I also wouldn't mind having to sand down an edge or two.. mostly all aftermarket body accessories are like that anyway.
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Old 01-21-18, 02:12 AM
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Please let me know if you decide to produce and sell this spacer. I have had enough of the fragile aftermarket front bumper covers and am installing an OEM '99 bumper now. Thanks!
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Old 01-21-18, 02:49 AM
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Cool idea
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Old 02-20-18, 04:46 PM
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did these ever get produced?
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Old 02-26-18, 06:31 PM
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Wish I could see some photos of this, the original images are not opening for me...
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