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post #1 of 34 Old 11-12-2011, 05:45 PM Thread Starter
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08 swap? WHAT ABOUT 11 front end conversion?

so im sitting here pricng out 08 front end conversion and figuring out the best way to go about it. Then thought to myself (GO BIG OR GO HOME!)

Can the 2011 front go on? has anyone really looked into it? has to be close to doing a 2008 front end. IDK

INPUT PLEASE! price would NOT be that much crazier so why not.

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I can get you a good deal on a brand new 2010 front clip, includes everything you need to swap... hood, fenders, bumper, grille, headlights, everything. $2,500.

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still thinking i wana try and do the 2011 front end

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Two weeks or so ago someone posted a link to a 7.3 that had a 2011 conversion on eBay so it is possible. It looked sick!


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that would be a cool mod...take lots of pics during the build.

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the lines to the fenders and doors are the same correct?

i have heard people say they are the same and they are different.. im gonna go to ford and check it out.

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Two weeks or so ago someone posted a link to a 7.3 that had a 2011 conversion on eBay so it is possible. It looked sick!
do you know where the link was?

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the front fenders have different lines than the 08-10. The wheel well opening is the difference. Look at a 08-10 and an 11, the part where a fender flare would mount is different on the two trucks, so the front fenders wouldn't match the rear unless you also upgraded the bed to an 11.


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The fenders themselves have different lines but were the line flows onto the door I think its still the same.

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i found that add and it has the guys phone number. im gonna call him and talk trucks for a little bit.

i will post back on here after speaking to him and let you guys know what it takes and so on.

also i know the rear fenders are diff but i kinda like the old dually fenders.

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