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Old 08-15-2009, 11:44 AM   #1
El Gato Liso
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DIY fender rolling...?


my 205/40/17 is hitting the fender after the drop. seems to only happen when im moving slow such as pulling into parking spots.

any safe way i can make clearance on the front fender without risking paint damage?


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Old 08-15-2009, 11:57 AM   #2
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you can rent a fender roller at crapy tire.
or just get a hammer and block! but i dont recommend that if u got a nice paint job
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Old 08-16-2009, 12:03 PM   #3
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heat gun and a baseball bat? Or rent a fender roller & heat gun.

Google it.
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Old 08-19-2009, 10:42 PM   #4
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Old 08-20-2009, 12:16 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by reccaoconnor View Post

Eaton fender rollers are also like $250+
85 325 - 2.8 PTE6262 VEMS.
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Old 08-20-2009, 12:25 AM   #6
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i borrowed an eastwood from a buddy and it worked like a charm, its the only way to go
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