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It is about the Fender Extension must remove them
before painting

So here is some questions.
On the driver side sits the canister for the vacuum,
must this one go?<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com<img src=" /><o:p></o:p>

And then we have the mountings for the headlight
are they connected on the extension?

And if here is someone that think this is ridiculous
questions so can I agree.
But in my case is they not.
Can say that my eyesight is very bad and do need some
more accurate descriptions so Ican make a picture in my head..

Then I don’t have any problems.
 

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The bumper will need to be removed. Also, yes, the vacuum tank on the driver's side must be removed. Headlights can stay in place. There are five or six nuts holding each fender extension in place.
 

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DON'T over tighten them when re-installing! It must be pretty easy to do because I have seen so many cats with warped extensions from doing this.
 

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For removing the fender extension I have found it easiest to go ahead and remove it with the fender off the car. It can be a real pain to try to remove on the car.
 

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Stutz is a happy little boy now….:):).

Thanks for all help guys and can say that the work is done..
Bumper off and that was hell to do, the blind buffer
did it the hard way of course…..<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com<img src=" /><o:p></o:p>

And can say that the bumper must you remove otherwise
is that not possible to access the Phillip screws that hold the
rubber that are screwed into the fender Extension…<o:p></o:p>

But one question what is the Extension made of?
They are very light.<o:p></o:p>
 

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An important thing. Attach extension with tape so it does not fall to the floor and damaged.
 

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There are 3 mounting studs that hold it in place. Yes you must remove the canister and there is a splash shield that needs to be removed to acces the extension, as mentioned the bumper must be removed so you can access the screws for the rubber filler that is also attached to the bottom of the extension.

thanks
pat
 

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A question about the vacuum hose. This should I put a plug in?
Know that I must do it for the headlight doors shall work but??
 

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A question about the vacuum hose. This should I put a plug in?
Know that I must do it for the headlight doors shall work but??
You should plug it if you intend on running the engine, if you do not you will have a vacuum leak.

Oh, and to answer your question about extension material, it is either pot metal or aluminum, not sure which, probably pot metal.
 

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If that is so that they are made of pot then it
is more important that you secure the extension
when you are removing them…
 
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