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    Posted: 15-May-2016 at 2:34PM
has anyone tried to fix cowl rust where fresh air comes into car from fan the band is rusted off and hole is bigger its covered up by vent
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lynchster Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 15-May-2016 at 3:26PM
Originally posted by californiajohnny californiajohnny wrote:

unfortunately yes. (continue thru pg 21)

http://forum.grantorinosport.org/johns-74-sh-clone-build-thread_topic10024_page18.html

I did mine too but daaamn yours was far worse cj!

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my original plan was to remove the dash and cut  and patch it from inside laying upside down getting splatter burnt from the welder, but rockatansky turned me on to removing the cowl cover to repair it Wink
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Originally posted by californiajohnny californiajohnny wrote:

my original plan was to remove the dash and cut  and patch it from inside laying upside down getting splatter burnt from the welder, but rockatansky turned me on to removing the cowl cover to repair it Wink
I'm thinking you owe Rock a beer or two for that! Your way woulda sucked in a BIG way.
The above post should be read in a "Grumpy Old Man" voice.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote californiajohnny Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16-May-2016 at 1:54PM
oh trust me i know Confused sometimes i put on a work shirt and look at the little tiny holes in it and say "yep, this is a welding shirt"LOL
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thanks lot work to be  done lots of welds i have the same on pass side rust and more rust
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Big Bird Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 17-May-2016 at 12:23PM
Nothing like a Miller tan...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Rockatansky Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 17-May-2016 at 1:14PM
I thought about doing it from inside the passenger compartment too, but reality set in pretty quick
 
I just hope my 1/2 Censored booger job was worth the effort Confused
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