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post #16 of 18 (permalink) Old 06-21-2018, 05:42 PM
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The piece behind the window is at least for me the most challenging one to get right. I did the floorpans, rockers, rear quarter lowers, and lower wings first. By then I felt confident enough to go for it. Key is to take your time and don't rush it.

The passenger seat is 15 miles an hour faster than the drivers seat.

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post #17 of 18 (permalink) Old 06-21-2018, 08:44 PM Thread Starter
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Well, I bought the car and so I'm committed at this point.

I'm planning on giving myself lots of time to do it and worst case is if I mess it up I can bring it to a pro I suppose.

EDIT - I forgot to say Thank you.
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post #18 of 18 (permalink) Old 06-21-2018, 09:31 PM
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Tdskip:
Exactly as gigem says. Slow and don't be adverse to walking away for a bit or cutting out and starting over.
And what you said got me thru my small amount of work (which felt big to me)...My car is in strip now and I can tell you that whatever else needs fixing will be left to the pros. I am too slow and want to get on to assembly.

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