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  1. Front Bumper Cut/ Jeep Bumper

    Exterior Appearance/Mods
    Hey, guys, I'm new to the forum, but I am looking how to fabricate or a place to fab a front bumper for me up in NY. I dig the Jeep Bumper look, especially with a winch and tow hooks and such. I know some people on the facebook page who had it done, but the shop was in Oregon. If no Jeep...
  2. DIY Engine and Transmission Skid Plates

    Exterior Appearance/Mods
    So I hit a semi tire re-tread a while back. It did some cosmetic damage to the front bumper and black body cladding. It also damaged the engine “mud guard”. This started the itch to upgrade to aluminum skid plates. I looked at various skid plates online and really like primitive racing’s...
  3. How to Blackout your Hood w/ Plastidip

    Exterior Appearance/Mods
    Plastidip is fun! It allows you to do all kinds of projects. My latest one was to blackout the hood of my Venetian Red Crosstrek. The color contrast is frickin awesome!! I created a video detailing the entire process for anyone who might be interested in doing the same thing or to just learn...
  4. How to Remove & Blackout Fog Light Panels w/ Plastidip

    Exterior Appearance/Mods
    Hey Everyone! I've been getting into Plastidipping lately. It is a lot of fun! Blacked out my grill and posted some photos about a week ago. Got some requests to make a video. So I did! In this video I detail how to remove the chrome "L" panel from the fog light assembly of a 2017 Subaru...
  5. Rhino Ramps

    General Maintenance & Troubleshooting
    Does anyone own a set of Rhino Ramps? I am wondering how high they are at their tallest point. I was thinking with such a high ground clearance as on the Crosstrek, maybe I could purchase 4 of the ramps and drive up on all 4 at the same time. I can't really find good info. Someone said they...