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Old 08-23-2010, 10:48 AM   #1
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Hello all, I'm new here, and new to Mustangs. I have a '65 Mustang fastback that needs new quarters and a new floor from front to back, the whole thing! I see from reading other threads on here that there are some concerns about fit and thickness of the new replacement panels. Can anyone give me some advice on where I can get good replacement panels?

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Old 08-23-2010, 07:03 PM   #2
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I recommend the Scott Drake stuff. I am sure there are others that are good. I don't have any experience with them.
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Old 08-23-2010, 07:53 PM   #3
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I recommend the Scott Drake stuff. I am sure there are others that are good. I don't have any experience with them.
Did you ever use the doors? I'm trying to figure out if I should fight the battle to save my doors or replace them.
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Old 08-23-2010, 09:01 PM   #4
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This is a repro door.

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Old 08-23-2010, 09:12 PM   #5
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Yes Scott Drake is great. But seeif you can get original Ford Tooling Parts made in America and Will fit witrh out any modifications
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This is a repro door.

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Could be a door off a Volkswagon and not tell from that distance.
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Man thats a Beautiful 66 GTH Clone
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Old 08-23-2010, 10:41 PM   #8
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Yes Scott Drake is great. But seeif you can get original Ford Tooling Parts made in America and Will fit witrh out any modifications
Do they advertise that? How would I know? What about Year One?
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Any part you can get with ford tooling its worth the extra money.
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Old 08-24-2010, 12:42 AM   #10
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I actually replaced a door with a real ford door and it still does not line up after hours and hours of work.
have not been able to correct the gaps and i think it may be twisted.
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