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    Default Finally an install! - Pictures of Ultimate Truck Gears Rocker Pods on a 1999 Suburban

    Well, not much time to do a write up right now and I've not even had time to take some great pictures of the Suburban with the new Rocker Pods installed, but I've had too many inquires about how it looks to now put pictures. My PM inbox is getting too full too quick to not post pictures sooner rather than later!

    Here are some preliminary pictures of how the Sarge looks right now with the new push bumper, the new lights, and brand-spankin' new Rocker Pods!!







    If you would like to comment, please do so and feel free to be brutally honest! If you'd rather PM your thoughts, then please go ahead and do so!

    I'll take some better pictures and give an explanation of the install and how everything went in the next few days if I can!
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    The look of that Suburban is out of this world,nice job.
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    Well, honestly Steven.......it looks awesome!!!!! The Sarge looks like a beast! You definitely have a one of a kind suburban!
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    looks like it kills your ground clearance..but..overall...it does look BAD A**!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by redneckarmyMP View Post
    looks like it kills your ground clearance..but..overall...it does look BAD A**!!!

    That is a very good point but when all is said and done it actually doesn't really affect ground clearance. More on that later when I get to posting about the install and how everything works. I know there are quite a few folks that are worried about loss of ground clearance.

    Thanks!

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    Looks good. Just as I expected it to. Now, to get a pair for my Suburban. It'll be interesting considering I have the old 80s bodystyle. Congrats and looking good. I look forward to reading how to install those huge bad-boys!
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    Yep I give it 3 thumbs up! It makes The Sarge look really bad ass! Maybe it's my imagination but I think it looks taller.
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    Looks nice!! Did they come with the cooler option
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    Quote Originally Posted by vncj96 View Post
    Looks nice!! Did they come with the cooler option
    The "cooler" option is standard on the Rocker Pods. They have drain plugs in them. Just supply your own ice and berages of your choice, and voila. And provided each door is its own compartment, that ain't a bad idea.

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    Nice! It looks like they don't take as much ground clearance away as I was thinking. When you can, could you take some pics of inside the storage areas so we can get an idea of how much room is added?
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