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post #1 of 16 Old 09-16-2007, 06:07 AM Thread Starter
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NEW Door Handles OR Door Handle Covers?

I am torn over this.

My delemna is do I get the complete handle set, or just the covers? The covers are REAL Stainless, and the Handles are ABS, which makes the decision more difficult! Anyone have experience with either, or both?

I provided Links below to see the difference:

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I guess you should see the truck as well:

the Big Girl

I have never been much of a Chrome person. Personally I like the CLEAN streetrod monocolor look. BUT, "the Big Girl" came with a Chrome appearance package, and I have started to like the Chrome look on her!

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Your already killin me in the ROTM, you don't need to make your truck any sweeter Rob.
J/K I'd prolly go with the new ones. Just something about stickin things on with tape does'nt appeal to me.

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wow, those look way better than the ones i found. this sways me back to the idea of gettng them now.... just dont know what i want! replacements, or inserts!


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wow, those look way better than the ones i found. this sways me back to the idea of gettng them now.... just dont know what i want! replacements, or inserts!
GREAT someone else purplexed!

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Robert, Personally I don't care for them too much, but on your truck with the chrome package, I'm surprised they aren't part of the package... Anyway, go with the ABS replacements. I've seen the stainless replacements for as much as $300 per set, but either way you go, it looks like those are fantastic prices! My

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They look nice.. I wish I could find some billet black anodized ones..

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i agree ur smokin us rite meow!!! j/k man i love ss stuff but just covers that sucks!! y does it always come to that? diffently a delemna, at this point id prooly go wit the replacements, cuz ive been wanting to that myself, so at this point if no one makes ss replacements i guess we're all stuck with "chrome" replacements


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the term ABS loses me, i like these better though! new handles l(the higher priced ones)

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the term ABS loses me, i like these better though! new handles l(the higher priced ones)
ABS is plastic. Probably close to the stock handles with a Chrome finish.

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Robert, are your's black ABS? Or are they painted body color?
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