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Unread 12-03-2009, 09:33 AM   #1
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quick question-are the rear fender corners removable?

I've got rust where the rear corners meet the tub. are these rear corners removable via some bolts somewhere? i see replacements for sale so i assume they are, just want to make sure whether they are bolted on or welded

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Unread 12-03-2009, 12:44 PM   #2
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Anything is removable if you have the right tools. They are not bolted on, they are welded on with spot welds. A spot weld cutter in your drill will let you remove them for replacement.
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Unread 12-03-2009, 01:07 PM   #3
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yep, you just need these

Blair Spotweld Cutters

and these

12029.14 - Omix-Ada - Corner Panel Rear Passenger Side For 1976-86 Jeep CJ7 : Tellico 4x4

and some patience and time

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Unread 12-03-2009, 02:28 PM   #4
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I have the Blair Double-End Spotweld Cutter and it works really well.



I've found that if you center punch the spot weld, it makes it a lot easier to cut. The tool won't walk away as easy.
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