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    I have to replace the rear half subrails in my 1931 Tudor. Is there any advice on what I am about to get into?

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    Just did that. Advice, go slow and keep everything squared up. Ask questions, if you need help
    https://www.vintagefordforum.com/for...762#post238762

    It is a pretty simple design. The side quarter skins lip around the subrail. You’ll need to cut the replacement cross braces to length
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


    Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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    • #3
      thanks for the information and support. I bought this car when I was 14 and I am now 73. It has been a great friend and now deserves a restoration. I am a little afraid of unwrapping the quarter skins of the old subrail.

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      • #4
        A mig, cut off tool, goggles. Then get at it I was weary too about it. Feel free to document everything, that is how we all learn
        3 ~ Tudor's
        Henry Ford said
        "It's all nuts and bolts"


        Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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        • #5
          spencerj13
          Welcome to the VFF. Its amazing you have had the car for 59 years. If you have some more info/stories/pictures of of you/your A to share please do so. We like that kind of stuff here on the VFF.
          Last edited by 1930 Closed Cab PU; 02-24-2021, 09:20 AM.

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