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Old 06-15-2019, 09:19 PM
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Anybody install powersteps?

I'm getting long in the tooth and jumping in and out of my lifted FSJ's is getting difficult (and impossible for my wife)...Has anybody adapted powersteps from a later model truck? I don't want fixed steps hanging down in the breeze. I tried to convince Rock Slide Engineering to build a version of theirs...no luck so far. Anybody pulled it off or is considering it?
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Old 06-16-2019, 09:52 AM
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It'll take some searching in the build threads here but there was a feller building a truck who made some power steps and said he was going to market them. Was Army green but I think it was a J-something or other if I recall correctly.

Last post was probably more than two years ago.
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Old 06-16-2019, 03:38 PM
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I was considering the same thing for my truck because even at stock height my wife cant get in my truck without a step up.
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Old 06-16-2019, 07:06 PM
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Was hoping when I seen the thread that there was something done already, I love them things. Crawled under a few trucks with them to see how they mounted, doable, but I don't want to mount them to the rockers like they do. I'm not a fan of welding mounts to the frame either but that is what I'll be doing.
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Old 11-18-2019, 08:36 PM
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Just finished installing power steps on my lifted 77 Wag....not a super tuff job....they work real well...can't hardly see them when they are up...and sit in good spot when deployed...I will post details in coming days...pics may be a problem because of my limited computing capabilities....I may need to email another member to post pics......more info soon.
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Old 11-19-2019, 07:06 AM
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Very cool! Look forward to more info.
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Old 11-19-2019, 08:44 AM
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I won't be installing them on mine (too many fishes to fry before that) but would love to see them, too! 'Scribed!
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Old 11-27-2019, 01:51 PM
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FastEddie has a build thread where he installed some.

https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/vie...hp?f=12&t=6577
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