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 Post subject: Fiberglass nose
PostPosted: Thu Feb 27, 2020 5:00 pm 
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I am hoping to replace the entire front nose on my 1966 Barracuda with a fiberglass one piece unit. My problem is the 1966 is a single year car and I cannot find any one that makes it. They make them for 1964 and 65 and then also for 67 and 68. I know the front grill and bumper and such are different but I was wondering if the 65 or 67 would bolt on anyway with not too much modification. In other words it would still be a 66 but with a 67 or 65 nose. Any suggestions ideas or possible source where I can have that done.

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 Post subject: Re: Fiberglass nose
PostPosted: Thu Feb 27, 2020 5:02 pm 
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Others will chime in I am sure, but I think the 65 will bolt up. The 67 and up front is wider among other differences.

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 Post subject: Re: Fiberglass nose
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64, 65 and 66 (not sure about 63) "A" body (valiant, dart, cuda) complete front clip (sheet metal from the cowl foward), is interchangeable. 67 up will not work.

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 Post subject: Re: Fiberglass nose
PostPosted: Fri Feb 28, 2020 10:16 am 
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Try Glory Days in PA.


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 Post subject: Re: Fiberglass nose
PostPosted: Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:31 am 
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Stan thanks for posting that info...


https://glorydayfiberglass.com/products/


Glory days has no products for the pre -67 a bodies.. according to their listing. Unless you can call them ang get a custom mold made up somehow.


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 Post subject: Re: Fiberglass nose
PostPosted: Sun Mar 01, 2020 5:34 pm 
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They make a lot of stuff, best to call.
I think they list a Colt one piece front end, but they made my hood.
From what I understand they have a lot of molds.

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