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Old 01-13-2013, 03:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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so i am thinking about buying a bumper for my D2 rover and was wondering if anybody has used these guys stuff ....

Land Rover Discovery front bumper

There stuff seems like it is made with quality materials and seem reasonable enough ..Opinions anybody ? just wondering if there have been anybody with one where there products have failed on them..
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Also have a look here Landrover Discovery 2 Bespoke Parts - Manufactured by Torque Performance 4x4, Keighley, England, UK

I have seen these and they are a good fit and quality.
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Tactical is a great group with a good reputation.
Look at RTE, been around along time and very HD.
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i bookmarked that link! Great looking bumper.
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So i pulled the trigger today and ordered a front and back bumpers today ..Tried to order online but there site was screwy so i called them and talked to Eric at Tactical rovers(Changing there name to tactical 4x4) and asked a few questions ..With shipping it is just at 1700 and change so not too unreasonable i guess.. . Gotta buy a sutiable winch now , Kind of steering too the smittybuilt line just do to the cost of ..Heres the winch i was looking at . Seems decent i guess
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Is that winch rope? I heard using rope instead of that wire is safer and stronger. No clue if it's true or not.
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That one uses steel cable this one uses synthetic line.

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That one uses steel cable this one uses synthetic line.

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I have had one of their rear bumper, love it, if you ask me its the nicest looking/functional bumper out there. All the other bumpers that dont provide protection to the wheel well can really leave you vulnerable.

I have their diff guards on the front and rear as well...great quality products.

Are you going to put a decal on your rear bumper? I was thinking of getting a front hood emblem (raised) and painting it to match the bumper...that way it wont stick out too much but would be kinda similar to the stock rover bumper with the indented (LAND ROVER).
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