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Postby 14yearoldchevetter » 23 Jan 2007, 23:01

Can I buy a Pair of new metal wings for the chevette series 1 (tunnel light) from somewhere all i can find on the web is GRP or fibreglass ones but i want metal wings.
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Postby Doive » 24 Jan 2007, 02:02

I'm afraid not, you're best bet for metal wings are second hand ones. I've been told the fibreglass versions fit reasonably well, if at the sake of originality.
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Metal Wings???

Postby 14yearoldchevetter » 24 Jan 2007, 22:41

Thanks

Would series 2 wings fit a series 1 car?
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Postby Shellysowner » 24 Jan 2007, 22:57

Yes they would, they are exactly the same, it's just the headlamp assembly and the slam panel that are different.
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Postby UpNorth » 25 Jan 2007, 14:34

Don't buy fibreglass wings - the finish on the couple of cars I've seen was grotesque!
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Postby Harry Flatters » 25 Jan 2007, 20:36

If you hunt about you'll find decent s/h ones or new old stock without too much trouble.
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Postby Tortron » 26 Jan 2007, 21:57

UpNorth wrote:Don't buy fibreglass wings - the finish on the couple of cars I've seen was grotesque!


due to the quality of the wing or paint?
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Postby CancerWagon » 26 Jan 2007, 23:29

If it's the surface of the fiberglas wings, the person did not spend the proper time to prepare the surface. (filler & sanding)
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