View Full Version : trimming fenders

09-03-2006, 11:16 PM
Im going to be trimming my rear wheel wells...and my fronts a bit as well...and i have never done any body work before...they have to be cut out quite a bit (toyotas tend to rust dont they[27] ) so I was told sheet metal would have to be welded in. Has anyone attempted this and have any suggestions, or does someone know of a good not too expensive place for something like this???

09-03-2006, 11:32 PM
I used the jigsaw and a metal blade and cut off 2 inches on the front of my truck. No problems so far. Riveted in about 8 small L brackets and used the siding fron a Chamvers chip trailer to make flares to cover the tires up.

Cops havent said anything and neither has the DOT.

09-04-2006, 12:00 AM
grinder!!! grab extra disks because if you run out to early youll loook like a goof rippen down the road with 3/4 ofyour truck flappen in the wind!

09-04-2006, 05:35 PM
front is pretty easy, back does require welding, if you need some to do it i can pm me if you do..

09-04-2006, 10:19 PM
trim as much as you can before yeah have to add more metal then add bump stops