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Dual Swing-out Rear Bumper

Discussion in '5th Gen 4Runners (2010+)' started by MellyMel, Jan 25, 2018.

  1. Feb 13, 2019 at 7:20 AM
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    kaosonline

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    Exactly why I chose the dual swing gate, for clearance when in a parking lot or garage, and I've always had enough room to open them up so far!
     
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  2. Feb 13, 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    The dual is really easy to use. I thought it would feel like a pain having to open it every time I need to get in the back end - but it's so simple and light weight feeling - I love it!
     
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  3. Feb 24, 2019 at 7:53 AM
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    How does the steel bumper change the driving dynamics of the vehicle? Guessing it’s around 200-250lbs with the dual swings, any regrets of adding the weight?


     
  4. Mar 4, 2019 at 12:43 PM
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    I def. noticed the weight difference the first couple of times I drove it w/the bumper - but I don't really notice it now. I haven't been wheeling with it yet so we will see how that goes when I do!
     
  5. Mar 5, 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    I wish my CBI had the tire on the left (driver) instead of the right. My only annoyance.
     
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  6. Mar 6, 2019 at 7:29 AM
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    Just bought dat bish
    Shockworks is in Houston and they have T4R rears. Check em out. Also, very affordable. Gonna prob go with them to get Christa's rear.
     
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  7. Mar 6, 2019 at 8:45 AM
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    My sliders are Shrockworks - but I ended up going with CBI for the rear. It's been on for a month or two - I love it! Haven't been on any trails yet though...hopefully soon.

    Hi Chris! :wave:
     
  8. Mar 7, 2019 at 6:55 AM
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    Just bought dat bish
    I was looking at CBI as well since her front is. You like? Good fit? Swing arms easy to operate? Camera still has good visibility?
     
  9. Mar 7, 2019 at 8:38 AM
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    I love it!! The swing arm is super easy to operate - I've been really impressed. We did have to relocate the back up camera though...it was mostly blocked. Brandon attached it to the bumper itself and it works great now. He probably explained in our build thread on TW about how he relocated it. We were originally going to order a relocation kit, but ended up figuring out how to do it without one.
     
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  10. Mar 8, 2019 at 8:56 AM
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    Just bought dat bish
    Awesome, thanks for that.
     
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  11. Mar 11, 2019 at 2:38 PM
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    Need to order my rotopax, but I’m loving the bumper so far!

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  12. Mar 20, 2019 at 10:20 AM
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    I've been wanting to move the camera, scan you link your build thread?
     
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  13. Mar 20, 2019 at 12:47 PM
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    You get what you pay for! Moto to life
     
  14. Mar 21, 2019 at 11:58 AM
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