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Old 01-12-2019, 08:48 PM   #51
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Had to make some repairs to the spare tire well before I started on replacing the right rear lower quarter
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Old 01-12-2019, 08:57 PM   #52
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Fitted the new lower rear quarter and welded it up today
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Old 01-12-2019, 11:08 PM   #53
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Fitted the new lower rear quarter and welded it up today

Luckily you didn't have to go too far out to find good metal on the spare tub. Quarter is looking good.

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Old 01-14-2019, 03:54 PM   #54
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Truck looks really good. Are you leaving the paint alone and matching it the best you can?
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Old 01-14-2019, 10:52 PM   #55
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Looking good!

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Old 01-18-2019, 11:02 PM   #56
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Truck looks really good. Are you leaving the paint alone and matching it the best you can?
Yes, matching the white on bottom the best I can for now. Next winter I will probably focus on painting the inside and doing the interior. Then the next year start to get it ready for paint
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Old 02-02-2019, 07:57 AM   #57
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Finished grinding down the lower rear quarter on the passenger side and shot a coat of rust preventer on, now it is ready for mud
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Old 02-02-2019, 08:14 AM   #58
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Started on the rocker and floor repair on the passenger side. This is the worst section as far as rust on the entire vehicle. The post between the doors needs to be reattached but with a little fab work it shouldn't be to awful bad just time consuming
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Old 02-02-2019, 08:27 AM   #59
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Inner rocker and cab support mount on passenger front are roughed in. This weekend with a little luck the A-pillar and fab work on front of the B-pillar should be complete
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Old 02-03-2019, 02:30 AM   #60
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Looking good!
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Old 02-12-2019, 10:13 AM   #61
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looks good...any more updates?
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