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Old 12-09-2008, 05:21 AM
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If you don't want to remove the bed (it would be better though) then loosen it up and slide it back. That way you have room to work. You will have to cut between the bed and the cab to get the corner rust out. I have seen ones try to do it with the bed in place and you can't get a good weld, and have a heck of a time doing any body work. Also on the show "Trucks" they replaced a cab corner(s) on an S10 project. They cut out the old rust and glued a patch in behind using the newer auto adhesives. Although this may be acceptable, you have to work through a small hole to try and clean all of the rust out. I don't really buy that approach. For one you would have to have every single bit of rust removed and after glueing, you would have to seal it. Easier said than done. I have seen that approach taken on another '93 truck and it was completely rusted within a year. It had rust bubbling within 4 months.

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