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Old 04-03-2015, 04:37 AM
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Default Budget tailgate fix ordered. Mor/Ryde hinges and MBRP re-inforcment.

I bought the MOR/Ryde JK tailgate hinges, the MBRP spare tire re inforcment kit and VDP high clearance front end caps for my JKU.

I was talking to the guy who designed the hinges and he said he took into account accessories etc, being mounted on the tailgate. Hopfully They will stop the hinge knock I have now. They look very well built and have replaceable bushings and are greaseable.

Excited now to get back from Florida to get this stuff installed.
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I just saw the Morryde hinges yesterday at the EJS vendor show and spoke to the designer. They are very impressive - beefy, but not too expensive. If I didn't have a bumper mounted carrier, I would buy them!
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Can you post some pictures of before / after?

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Where are you finding the morryde hinges? Only see them on their website but no pricing. Maybe I'm blind?
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Where are you finding the morryde hinges? Only see them on their website but no pricing. Maybe I'm blind?
My local jeep dealer is a mor ryde dealer as well. I will get some before and after photos when I get them done!
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Where are you finding the morryde hinges? Only see them on their website but no pricing. Maybe I'm blind?
The guy I talked to said Extreme Terrain should have them by the end of the month and less than $200.
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The guy I talked to said Extreme Terrain should have them by the end of the month and less than $200.
Anyone know when will these be available?
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The guy I talked to said Extreme Terrain should have them by the end of the month and less than $200.
Thanks for the info. Will these help at all for us running 35's on the stock gate?
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I think these plus the MBRP kit should keep you save at 35". I would not add any accessories, or a tire bigger than 35. He told me that my setup is fine. I am running a 285, plus a vector rack with 8 gals of gas in rotopax.
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Originally Posted by Kojack View Post

I was talking to the guy who designed the hinges and he said he took into account accessories etc, being mounted on the tailgate.
KoJack.. the "guy's" name is Jeff Scherb aka jscherb on most forums.. and yes these hinges are very durable.
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