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Originally Posted by wheelswithinwheels
....... Btw, why are the doors hinged that way (opposite)?
The American Graffiti Coupe is a 5 window and in '32 5 window coupes had doors that open normally. The 3 window coupes had "suicide doors" which are hinged at the rear.

Originally Posted by wheelswithinwheels
....It appears that you have a "modified" firewall. Is this the way to go for more room in the occupant compartment? I am over 6' so I can use as much room as I can get
Its actually not modified. What you see was just added to the flat surface that was already there. I'm only 5'6" so fitting in a deuce isn't that much of a problem for me.

Nothin to it. Here's a stock firewall for comparison.


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