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Filled nose and rear panel seams


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Has anybody filled the seams where the rear panel meets the quarter panels? And where the seams on the lower part of the nose panel where they meet the fenders? I am second guessing my decision to have those seams smoothed. The work has already been performed and it will be painted soon. I am just wondering if anybody had any pictures of what the finished result would look like on my roundie.

Thanks!

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Did the factory leave these seams because they are a flex point for the body?

I have seen many Nose Seams filled, only to crack later.

I realize that this could be the difference between bondo and metal filled.

Joseph O'Neil

73 02 - Polaris - 2587250

67 2000 TiLux- Chamonix - 1451152

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the seams at the rear are lead welded and brass tacked...i dont think the metal is moving there at all, they had just let it look raw i think so shaving/filling them isnt an issue, i can tell ya !!

2006 530xi, 1974 2002 Automatic summer DD
1985 XR4TI, 22psi ±300hp
1986 yota pick-up, 2006 Smart FT diesel

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