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post #1 of 19 Old 11-05-2013, 05:24 PM Thread Starter
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08' Front end conversion

So i can get the complete front end for an 08' truck for very very cheap.
Both fenders, inner fenders, lights, hood, grille, bumper... all the goods

How hard is it to do this conversion, and if there is a thread tutorial on this, show me the way!


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12.5in lift on 24.5's----------3" Body Lift
MBRP Dual 4"--------------Muffler Delete
K&N Intake----------------AFE Spider
Garret GTP38R BB--------- P.I.S. billet wheel
TS 6pos chip--------------NLTD tunes
P.I.S. 200cc/80%--------- P.I.S. IDM
Parrot Asteroid-------Boston Accoustic SR80's
NVX VCW 10”s------------ McIntosh MC431
Warn Manual hubs---------Bed Rails/Air tank
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So i can get the complete front end for an 08' truck for very very cheap.
Both fenders, inner fenders, lights, hood, grille, bumper... all the goods

How hard is it to do this conversion, and if there is a thread tutorial on this, show me the way!
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Just bought the whole complete front end brand new for $1100!


2002 F350 CCLB DRW
ZF6 SWAPPED! --Southbend 1944-6OFEK
12.5in lift on 24.5's----------3" Body Lift
MBRP Dual 4"--------------Muffler Delete
K&N Intake----------------AFE Spider
Garret GTP38R BB--------- P.I.S. billet wheel
TS 6pos chip--------------NLTD tunes
P.I.S. 200cc/80%--------- P.I.S. IDM
Parrot Asteroid-------Boston Accoustic SR80's
NVX VCW 10”s------------ McIntosh MC431
Warn Manual hubs---------Bed Rails/Air tank
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Good deal! In the future can you find me the same deal lol

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Wow what a deal! When do you plan on getting to work on it? I loved my 08 and would definitely at some point in time want to do the 08 conversion, please make a thread when you do it I'd like to follow it


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I can't wait to see you do this.... Or change your mind and sell me the front end lol.

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mts for sure, I have a build thread that I will be posting everything in. I'll post the link as soon as I get on a computer.

And i was waiting for that comment aha


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2002 F350 CCLB DRW
ZF6 SWAPPED! --Southbend 1944-6OFEK
12.5in lift on 24.5's----------3" Body Lift
MBRP Dual 4"--------------Muffler Delete
K&N Intake----------------AFE Spider
Garret GTP38R BB--------- P.I.S. billet wheel
TS 6pos chip--------------NLTD tunes
P.I.S. 200cc/80%--------- P.I.S. IDM
Parrot Asteroid-------Boston Accoustic SR80's
NVX VCW 10”s------------ McIntosh MC431
Warn Manual hubs---------Bed Rails/Air tank
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mts for sure, I have a build thread that I will be posting everything in. I'll post the link as soon as I get on a computer.

And i was waiting for that comment aha


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Sweet, can't wait to see how it goes then I can start planing mine and slowly gathering parts and hiding them in the attic from the wife lol


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Work will be posted here. 02' F350 Dually CCLB.... lots of work


2002 F350 CCLB DRW
ZF6 SWAPPED! --Southbend 1944-6OFEK
12.5in lift on 24.5's----------3" Body Lift
MBRP Dual 4"--------------Muffler Delete
K&N Intake----------------AFE Spider
Garret GTP38R BB--------- P.I.S. billet wheel
TS 6pos chip--------------NLTD tunes
P.I.S. 200cc/80%--------- P.I.S. IDM
Parrot Asteroid-------Boston Accoustic SR80's
NVX VCW 10”s------------ McIntosh MC431
Warn Manual hubs---------Bed Rails/Air tank
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Here it is!
08' Front end conversion-imageuploadedbyautoguide1384531012.000585.jpg


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2002 F350 CCLB DRW
ZF6 SWAPPED! --Southbend 1944-6OFEK
12.5in lift on 24.5's----------3" Body Lift
MBRP Dual 4"--------------Muffler Delete
K&N Intake----------------AFE Spider
Garret GTP38R BB--------- P.I.S. billet wheel
TS 6pos chip--------------NLTD tunes
P.I.S. 200cc/80%--------- P.I.S. IDM
Parrot Asteroid-------Boston Accoustic SR80's
NVX VCW 10”s------------ McIntosh MC431
Warn Manual hubs---------Bed Rails/Air tank
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