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    no one likes the tuna 1sxyrxy's Avatar
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    how to widen rear quarter panel

    i saw somewhere online that a guy just cut his rear quarter panel and pulled it out and filled in the gaps with sheet metal. it came out real nice, anyone have any pics on how to widen the rear?
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    This may help even though it isn't supra related
    http://www.pro-touring.com/forum/showthread.php?t=59024

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    Are you doing this on an SC or a MKIV?

    How wide do you want to go?

    Why do you want to go that wide?

    Have you done body work before?

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    If youre gonna go the cut & add sheet metal route, make sure you have a good body shop to pull this off. It is alot of work. Even doing a TRD rear WB does require some time as well. Its all about the shop basically.
    Im sure Stefan will chime in here as well
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    These guys are ghetto, but it looks like they know what theyre doing.

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    I'm surprised that I am saying this, but that black challenger came out sick! I would love to inspect the body work up close though.
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    These guys are ghetto, but it looks like they know what theyre doing.

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    Contact Brendan http://www.supraforums.com/forum/member.php?u=62185 ;P He has done it on his car. LOOKS AWESOME

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    Are you going to attemp to do this yourself?If you have no metal fabrication skills and basic bodywork skills,I'd leave it to a pro,don't hack up a car

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    im not doing it to my car. im going to be building a track car. i want to do all my own work and learn how to do it myself. i'll practice on fenders first. track car most likley going to be 2nd gen rx7. so doesnt matter if i do crappy job
    Last edited by 1sxyrxy; 09-16-2009 at 12:44 AM.

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