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Old 02-04-2011, 02:13 PM   #1
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Question Rear Wheel Well Modification

I'd like to remove some of the front lip of the rear wheel wells, similar to what was done to the viggens. I dont think rolling is really and option in my opinion. Last fall I took a hammer to each lip while doing some body work and didnt get the results I was looking for. See the attached picture.


Could/should I just grind away the lip or possibily cut it away? If so, would I need to weld the lip after its ground/cut for strength?

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Old 02-04-2011, 02:38 PM   #2
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why is rolling not an option?



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Rolling would be the safest most logical option
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You can definitely cut the piece out, like on Viggens. Make sure to take the proper steps to prevent rust, though.
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Old 02-06-2011, 06:17 PM   #6
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you trim down the lip, heat it with a heat gun, and then use a fender roller.
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