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Let's see all the swing out tire carrier bumpers need ideas for my '03 Sport Trac..

Discussion in 'Offroad Fabrication - Bumpers, Sliders, Cages etc.' started by MidnightRebel07, August 2, 2011.

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  1. MidnightRebel07

    MidnightRebel07 Elite Explorer

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    I'm planning on building a swing out tire carrier for my lifted Sport Trac, I've looked at a couple on here and like jefe's but I have a plastic bumper cover and reinforcement, not steel.

    I'd like to either keep the factory bumper on and fabricate something inside it like jefe's but again, plastic. Or totally fabricate a whole new bumper with swing out tire carrier like pictured below on these Yota's.

    I like how the bumpers have the sides on them for added protection, just looks cleaner this way too. My bed is composite so I need the protection while trailin'.

    Please post pictures and or links of your's or others, Thanks.

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    you could try to fit one from another truck like a s10 or pathfinder or bronco 2 ive seen some retrofitted but you could also start from scratch with 2x2 or 2x4tubing really whatever you want
     
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    I have a Sport Trac with a composite fiberglass bed so I can't do that.
     
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    Thanks man, I new I'd seen a thread here before about this.
     
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    Nice, thanks.
     
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    Ya, I've looked at those but they hang down too low for offroad use jmo. I already have the design in mind, I just need to get the parts, steel and a spot in my truck clubs garage for a day or two to weld everything up. Thanks for the suggestion though.
     
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