Fiberglass wheel openings

Old 11-06-2010, 12:41 PM
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Default Fiberglass wheel openings

Anyone running any fiberglass wheel openings?

Im needing to open up the rear wheel opening on my Chevelle a little bit so i picked up some VFN fiberglass wheel openings.

Going from about a 33" opening to a 37" opening.

Any tips or pointers on getting these bad boys attached to the sheet metal is greatly appreciated.
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Old 11-06-2010, 02:16 PM
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This is how I did my wheel wells. It was pretty staright forward.
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Old 11-06-2010, 02:57 PM
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Mine have been stretched in the middle and they always crack. I have thought about trying the fiberglass ones but haven't yet. I saw a thing on another forum that showed the best way to do it was in some sort of a staggered cut, not just a notch...can't remember the particulars. I think it was on YB but can't recall.

let us know how those work because mine are cracked again.
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