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PostSubject: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:46 pm

Wanted Lower grill stainless chrome trim for my Red 58. Thanks
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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Sun Mar 13, 2016 8:46 pm

Ask John at Big M Auto. Number on home page.
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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Sun Mar 13, 2016 10:33 pm

I often had this thought about lower grill moldings. Since this trim is notably hard to find and expensive when you do...plus they're usually banged up and require straightening, de-dinging and polishing. This is obviously expensive and/or very time consuming. What if you found a stick on vinyl molding with approximately the same shape/dimensions and used that? Being down low in the front who would ever know...but you?

Alternative thought...how about using a 57 grill, dismantle it and modify/polish to fit the lower grill?

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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Mon Mar 14, 2016 7:48 am

Thanks for the ideas Bob, but I have done so much effort with the correct dual quad air cleaners, bumper wings ect, I figure why stop now. Christine truly has obsessed me!
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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Mon Mar 14, 2016 8:39 pm

Maybe Wayne still has some...

http://www.forwardlook.net/forums/forums/thread-view.asp?tid=20972&DisplayType=nested&setCookie=1

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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Mon Mar 14, 2016 8:49 pm

Thanks, I tried to contact Wayne. But no response. I have found the rarest of 58 parts but these have been ghosts. Probably the rarest part. Thanks for the leads!
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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Mon Mar 14, 2016 11:24 pm

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I often had this thought about lower grill moldings. Since this trim is notably hard to find and expensive when you do...plus they're usually banged up and require straightening, de-dinging and polishing. This is obviously expensive and/or very time consuming. What if you found a stick on vinyl molding with approximately the same shape/dimensions and used that? Being down low in the front who would ever know...but you?

Alternative thought...how about using a 57 grill, dismantle it and modify/polish to fit the lower grill?

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I was considering using some stainless steel strips that I saw at a local hardware store and using 3M double sided tape.

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PostSubject: Re: Lower 58 grill chrome trim   Tue Mar 15, 2016 7:47 am

http://www.ebay.com/itm/12mm-2m-Chrome-Car-Styling-Moulding-Strip-Trim-Self-Adhesive-Crash-Protect-Auto-/251801651692

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