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Old March 27th, 2016, 03:08 PM
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Has anyone seen or own a Front Runner Defender Bumper? If so what are your thoughts on quality?


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Old March 27th, 2016, 04:38 PM
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I've never seen one before just now, but it sure is ugly!
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I see them on South African builds
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Has anyone seen or own a Front Runner Defender Bumper? If so what are your thoughts on quality?


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It looks very similar to the bumper on the A2A expedition 130.

It also looks like it might have been designed for something else and then modified to fit the Defender.
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It looks very similar to the bumper on the A2A expedition 130. It also looks like it might have been designed for something else and then modified to fit the Defender.
I agree. Looks the same.
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Is that a full bumper or a grill guard/ bull bar that mounts around a stock bumper?


It looks like a clever design used to bolt to the frame around the stock bumper
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Old March 28th, 2016, 09:13 AM
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Is that a full bumper or a grill guard/ bull bar that mounts around a stock bumper? It looks like a clever design used to bolt to the frame around the stock bumper
On the front runner site it looks like bolt on winch tray / bull bar to standard bumper. I agree
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Luckily we stock new wings for when they get destroyed the instant one of those lamp guards hit anything
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Luckily we stock new wings for when they get destroyed the instant one of those lamp guards hit anything
So not very sturdy?
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Nope, looks and a place to mount a winch is about it.
Touch anything solid and your also replacing the wing.

I've used my ARB to "bounce" off a dirt berm to get unstuck, and push small trees out of the way when needed.
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Nope, looks and a place to mount a winch is about it. Touch anything solid and your also replacing the wing. I've used my ARB to "bounce" off a dirt berm to get unstuck, and push small trees out of the way when needed.
I run a rockware on my 110. I have been seeing these on quite a few South African trucks and was curious. I will stick with my Rockware.


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