Re: 1987 convertible doors?
"John-Del" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in news:1126047437.679566.143640
> I'm helping a buddy redo a 87 convertible, and the door is just too
> rotted to reskin. He picked up a driver's door from a private owner
> parting out a car about a year ago, but we just found out it's warped
> badly after we finally got around to installing it. Since coupe doors
> are much easier to obtain, we were thinking of cutting a coupe door to
> use in place. I think the glass might be different, but that's not a
> problem. Has anyone tried this?
That's the way it was done in the early eighties..I believe Ford didnt
start doing the convertibles until about 83
For what it's worth I reskinned my 88 conv with the skin from an 85 HB
Have you called around collision places, esp those who do frame
straightening and asking if they can 'unwarp' the otherwise good door you