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Old September 4th, 2014, 10:27 AM
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I am not sure I like it or if it cheapens the look but I haven't seen too many 90s running the Land Rover bonnet badge and I was wondering if there were people on both sides of the line on this



Not sure if it's my taste but wondering if anyone had done this to a non-puma hood and liked the result
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Old September 4th, 2014, 10:42 AM
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I have the "LAND ROVER" lettering sitting in a drawer in my kitchen but haven't bothered installing it - especially since the newest trucks use "DEFENDER" on the bonnet.

There's also the issue of the letters not really fitting perfectly on non-Puma bonnets. Still, I think it looks nice when done well.
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Old September 4th, 2014, 10:47 AM
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At least it may deter people from saying "Nice Jeep", though I'd move on to other details if it were my truck.
What about those Lexan light covers?
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Old September 4th, 2014, 10:54 AM
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At least it may deter people from saying "Nice Jeep", though I'd move on to other details if it were my truck.
What about those Lexan light covers?
I'll make you a set of light covers, real cheap... then you won't have to worry about snow getting on your LED headlamps...
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Hella H4s on mine. LEDs/HIDs are not on the priority list.


remember, simple is better. You don't want to look like....as somebody once said "drove through Pep Boys with a crap magnet" I mean if you don't have stone guards maybe those are a great idea (lexan covers), but that's just one more step in the direction of fake side vents or Truck Nutz IMO.
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Old September 4th, 2014, 11:14 AM
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Hella H4s on mine. LEDs/HIDs are not on the priority list.


remember, simple is better. You don't want to look like....as somebody once said "drove through Pep Boys with a crap magnet" I mean if you don't have stone guards maybe those are a great idea (lexan covers), but that's just one more step in the direction of fake side vents or Truck Nutz IMO.
So no truck nutz then...

You are just full of quotables, pep boys with a crap magnet is a much harder line to tow when you don't have a constant visual on these trucks. But thats the line in the sand, keep it original and don't worry about details... its still a tractor after all
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I think a member on here with a white 90 has it?
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Jeff, we mostly have "vato Zone" here as well, but used Pep Boys because I though half the country wouldn't' know of Auto Zone.


....and I can't even take credit for that quotable line, but it was another Rover guy who said it.
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I think it looks ridiculously but that's just minimalist me. I went with the standard Mylar sticker.
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I know its not "correct" but I'm sticking with this one...

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I am not sure I like it or if it cheapens the look but I haven't seen too many 90s running the Land Rover bonnet badge and I was wondering if there were people on both sides of the line on this



Not sure if it's my taste but wondering if anyone had done this to a non-puma hood and liked the result
Is this you OP?

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I love how I can see little dick has posted something, I love that I never have to read the stupidity
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BRM successfully added to the "ignore list" first time ever and surprisingly easy to do. others encouraged
...and just to show you that I got there before you.....


and now I see that others have followed suit over in the Homeland Security Thread.
Mods please take note. I mean even Chapman had something technical to add every now and then before he was booted.
This useless oxygen thief adds NOTHING
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being ignored is tough on the ego, isn't it? it really says more than 3 pages of name-calling.
Not being of any consequence hurts.
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being ignored is tough on the ego, isn't it? it really says more than 3 pages of name-calling.
Not being of any consequence hurts.
its a fundamental life lesson that we are allowed to express via the source, if you simply ignore the bully eventually he will go away
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I am not sure I like it or if it cheapens the look but I haven't seen too many 90s running the Land Rover bonnet badge and I was wondering if there were people on both sides of the line on this Not sure if it's my taste but wondering if anyone had done this to a non-puma hood and liked the result
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Mine was installed by the PO. I like it on the color combo. Prob looks better with the puma hood and the spacing looks funny. I can understand why some of the purists are not fans on it on a NAS


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