New here - getting JL Sahara and have a couple of questions

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Yes the European models have had that gap filled for aerodynamic reasons for a while now. The JK versions look pretty funky...

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But the JL looks a little better but not quite up to snuff... They'd have to fully integrate the bumper into the fender for it to look right IMO.

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Yeah it looks different from US Sport model bumper with end caps, I like it.
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Yeah it looks different from US Sport model bumper with end caps, I like it.
I can't say for certain, but I think they're permanently a part of the bumper there.
 

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Just a thought..... might cost you something, but since you like bumpers like that, the steel Rubi bumper has removable end caps, they could be modified, or new end caps made in whatever design you and your fabricator came up with.
 

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Just a thought..... might cost you something, but since you like bumpers like that, the steel Rubi bumper has removable end caps, they could be modified, or new end caps made in whatever design you and your fabricator came up with.
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Just a thought..... might cost you something, but since you like bumpers like that, the steel Rubi bumper has removable end caps, they could be modified, or new end caps made in whatever design you and your fabricator came up with.
Interesting idea, wouldn't know the first thing how to go about do that. Will look into it, thanks for the tip.
 

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I can't say for certain, but I think they're permanently a part of the bumper there.
The rest of the bumper looks odd, as nenmentio in the Euro JL thread it sticks out like a park bench
That's the reason why I also asked about ARB , it looked great on JK
 

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