Auto body repair & detailing/box rails

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i have a 2005 gmc sierra and im looking for chrome box rails and i found a set but there off a 2005 dodge ram his truck and my truck r both short boxes is there a way that i can put these on my truck thanks

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Hi Jamie!...There should be no problem being able to install a set from a Dodge onto a GMC, or from any other make for that matter. The only thing that you might need to adjust, is the length of the rails, (which can be cut using a cut-off saw or a hacksaw), as the length of boxes do vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, even though they are all called short boxes. The steak holes, in which the rails are usually mounted, are generally always the same size. If you have any further questions, please drop me a line....Thanks....Dave

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Dave Norgardt

Expertise

Absolutely anything autobody related... Frame repair, suspension, alignment, panel replacement, panel repair, fiberglass, plastic repair, paint, air bags, etc.....

Experience

Over 30 years in related areas. 25 years in HEAVY frame repair, suspension, and alignment procedures. As well as panel replacement and repairs, etc.....

Education/Credentials
Journeyman Autobody Technician with Red Seal/Interprovincial certification from N.A.I.T. in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Top Achiever award second year, also from N.A.I.T. Also have Platinum status from I-Car Canada...Also have Journeyman Partsman Certificate, Lethbridge, Alberta...

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Second Year Top Achiever from N.A.I.T.Edmonton

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