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“In this assembly session you will install the left quarter panel [frame].”
Materials: This Left Quarter Panel Frame is metal.
Installing the Quarter Panels (I)
Retrieve your Body assembly from the previous stage. Fit the Left Quarter Panel Frame flush to the left rear of the Body assembly, as shown:
Begin securing the Left Quarter Panel Frame to the Body assembly with one (1) AM screw at this forward location.
This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
Add another one (1) AM screw here at the rear lower corner:
Continue securing the front of the Left Quarter Panel Frame with three (3) more AM screws, as shown:
Secure the center of the Left Quarter Panel Frame to the Middle Section with one (1) AM screw:
Finally, secure the upper rear of the Left Quarter Panel Frame to the Rear Section of the Car Body with two (2) AM screws:
These rear quarter panels frames should give the wheel wells a nice ‘fat’ flare. I am looking forward to it!
Stage 65 – Right Quarter Panel Frame