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#2428020 - 01/02/18 07:42 PM 1/4 panel wheel opening
rowin4 Offline
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Registered: 06/30/05
Posts: 6078
Loc: gulfport, ms, west mi
Does anyone make a replacement piece for the metal just around the wheel opening for a 70 cuda ? Hate to buy a rear quarter for a couple of inches of metal
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#2428273 - 01/03/18 10:57 AM Re: 1/4 panel wheel opening [Re: rowin4]
Little Detroit Offline
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Registered: 09/17/09
Posts: 328
Loc: WV
you buy a 1/4 skin and cut it for your needs , but if were me and its rusty or cut and rolled for drag car I would rather put on a full 1/4 . but that is me. would rather spend a little extra for better quality job. I think those are your only choices.

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#2428320 - 01/03/18 12:20 PM Re: 1/4 panel wheel opening [Re: rowin4]
rowin4 Offline
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Registered: 06/30/05
Posts: 6078
Loc: gulfport, ms, west mi
No rust, a new skin was put on and then the previous owner hacked the front and back for bigger tires. I would like to do the wheel opening stretch properly so it wouldn't look like a hack job. Mopar body panels must be made twice as good as they cost twice as much as a comparable chevy panel . LOL
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#2428338 - 01/03/18 12:45 PM Re: 1/4 panel wheel opening [Re: rowin4]
topside Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 01/19/03
Posts: 12282
Loc: So Near, Yet So Far
You might find something on Sherman's site as a "rust repair" panel; they ussed to sell smaller panels like wheel-opening flanges, lower rear quarters, etc.

For every Mopar panel, there are probably 5 Chevy panels sold, which is economics. Plus, we're just Special!

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