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« on: January 19, 2014, 02:15:58 PM »
i know mustang II floors will fit the front with some small modifying but i cant figure out what to use for the rear floors . Or dos anyone know some one that can make a one pice front to rear floor pans? for a 1979 pinto cruiser wagon     thanks

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Re: floors
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2014, 01:49:58 PM »
I don't think there's anything available. Find a shop that has a bead roller and have them make you some up out of some sheetmetal.
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Re: floors
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2014, 08:21:50 PM »
How bad are the floors?  Are they rusted the whole way down?  Typically the area that is raised a bit for the seat doesn't rust out.  I had a 66 Mustang where that middle part was ok but the rest in the front and back were all rusted out.  I made patches and welded them in and it was fine.  That's most likely what you'll have to end up doing because I don't think there is anyone out there making reproduction floor pieces like for other cars like Mustangs, Firebirds and Camaros, etc.  I would use galvanized steel myself.

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Re: floors
« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2014, 12:43:01 PM »
On my 78 crusing wagon, I had to replace the pass side floor pan,. front and rear.  I cut some rust free panels from a doner car.  I would maybe try that route before making them.  Someone has to be parting out a car.  I will have to check but I might have one rear section from a 72 parts car I scrapped out a few years back.  I will have to check.
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