interior door panels on 52' chevy bel air deluxe - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Interior
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 09-17-2006, 01:23 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: NEBRASKA
Posts: 13
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
interior door panels on 52' chevy bel air deluxe

Im having trouble removing the side panels from the doors and back seat area due to them being in poor condition(age), without destroying them. I found a couple screws to remove, but am not finding screws on door handles and/or clips on the panels. If I pull too hard it seems as though the panels will tear...HELP!!!! MY EMAIL IS (UPERCASE) dlewis8@NEB.RR.COM. THANKS IN ADVANCE FOR HELP. I ALSO HAVE ALL THE SIDE TRIM I WILL NOT BE USEING most in pretty good shape, as well as 1 original hub cap and 2 ofthe big curved chrome pieces that go on the front of the rear fenders(dont know what they are called), I would like to trade for a grill that would work.

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 09-17-2006, 02:07 PM
Member
 
Last wiki edit: Ford axle ratio codes
Last journal entry: Rear Suspension
Last photo:
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Prattsville
Posts: 6,389
Wiki Edits: 31

Thanks: 2
Thanked 58 Times in 54 Posts
you need a window crank remover and slide it in front of the gaurd plate, if you push back on the spring, you can see the groove in where it goes, then once you have it in the groove, spin it until you feel it catch, give it a couple rapps with a hammer ( lightly ) then turn it some more, they should come free. that's how I got them off my '51 Chevy and on the top window trim, you need to remove the 4 screws from the bottom, the window trim clamps the door panals in place on the top. As for grille's you have 2 choices that bolt in, a '51 Grille or a '52 Grille, the '51 is toothless unlike your '52 which has grille teeth.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Interior posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1961 Chevy Bel Air emerald.mirror Introduce Yourself 4 02-03-2006 07:47 AM
Positioning of Chevy scripts on 56 Bel Air isitdoneyet? Body - Exterior 2 01-18-2006 06:49 AM
glass for 1950 bel air PHILLIP MACALUSO Interior 1 12-02-2005 02:56 PM
shooting clear vinvango73 Body - Exterior 3 10-28-2005 11:24 PM
Orange peel in the clear Montypierce Body - Exterior 13 03-06-2005 08:49 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.