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07-04-2008, 12:41 PM #1
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step rails. how to install?
ok here's the plan. crome step rails on the 08 colorado crew cab. question how hard are they to install? i am pretty handy with tools but is this a drilling job? or is it pretty much bolt on ?
07-05-2008, 07:20 AM #2
Depends on the brand and manufacturer if you will need to drill.
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07-07-2008, 08:23 AM #3
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in my experience you usually don't need to drill anything to mount step bars. usually what you have to do is un-bolt some body mounts and replace them with the supplied hardware in the step bar kit. this just requires some big wrenches and that's it...
07-14-2008, 08:57 PM #4
Rob, Im thinking of the same mod, let me know which you choose, and how you like them, I was thinking of the Westin aluminum bars..any thoughts?
07-14-2008, 11:06 PM #5
westin makes qulity stuff. i had westin steps on my truck till i put the body lift on and the bolts were too short to put them back on. and they are easy to install most bolt right up to the body mountsPETE
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