How to Mind the Gaps on Tri-Five Chevys

July 18, 2017

Super-wide gaps between the hood and fenders to the cowl top and doors can be a frustrating problem on both original and reproduction 1955-57 Chevy bodies. With the front fenders adjusted all the way back to fit the doors, and the doors fitting the quarters and rockers properly, the gaps can still be far too wide.

Real Deal Steel has produced the following how-to guide for correcting these gaps. View the annotated photo gallery above for all the steps.

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