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« on: October 10, 2011, 06:18:33 PM »
Hello

Just bought my first pinto- its a 77 and I am need of a windshield. I didnt think they would be so hard to find but I have looked at several swap meets as well as all the auto glass places in my area. Anyone parting one out or have any tips on where to find one? Thanks

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Re: Windshield
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2011, 07:00:43 PM »
just have to keep looking and yes, they are hard to find, I found one on craigslist in my area once
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Re: Windshield
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2011, 07:45:10 PM »
Hey mchbts:

Are you looking for an original Ford Carlite windshield or will
an aftermarket be OK?

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Re: Windshield
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2011, 08:49:50 PM »
I didn't know they made aftermarket windshields still. Last fall when I replaced mine the glass companies here in Idaho, and myself, partnered up on search for a NOS windshield with no luck except for ONE supplier which managed to find one buried in the back of their storage facility with the rest of the obsolete/non-interest stuff. It was the last one they could find.

After the install though, I managed to track down a junk yard that takes extra NOS items from dealerships and they have four used windshield and five NOS ones, priced at $55 for used and $75 for NOS. Shipping would be interesting, but they might work with you, if you are interested.
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Re: Windshield
« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2011, 08:01:38 AM »
77pintocw

I would be happy with an aftermarket one- if you know where to find them

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Re: Windshield
« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2011, 02:09:52 PM »
Check with Fred...he might have one.

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Re: Windshield
« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2011, 04:54:14 PM »
dave 1987 - PM sent...

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Re: Windshield
« Reply #7 on: October 15, 2011, 08:08:03 PM »
did you find one yet? i seen on on e-bay (new) e-bay #310321787859 it is in new jersey. hope this helps
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