M151 Fender Flares?

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M151 Fender Flares?

Postby kgc2.0 » May 4th, 2017, 10:24 am

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This Mutt is for sale, has anyone ever seen flares on the fenders like this one in the pictures?
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby rickf » May 4th, 2017, 11:26 am

Bubba add on or aftermarket body, looks like add-on from a distance.
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby sherwan_88 » May 6th, 2017, 11:57 am

Don't know about the fender flares but with that hard top. All he is missing is 2 doors and a air conditioner. :D
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby m3a1 » May 8th, 2017, 2:14 pm

You should buy it and fix it up.
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby kgc2.0 » May 8th, 2017, 3:45 pm

This is the one that was posted for sale back on April 30th.
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby muttguru » May 8th, 2017, 4:04 pm

Ah Ah Ah..... don't be too hasty in condemning this as a bubba job. There were several test-M151s which featured an experimental flared-fender design. The idea was to install wider tires and the flares were to prevent mud-spatter all over the vehicle (and driver). :D

And here's one of them....
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Re: M151 Fender Flares?

Postby rickf » May 8th, 2017, 6:50 pm

Maybe but I doubt it, notice that the flare on the OP's mutt are right on top of the factory lip and the military ones are above the lip.
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