Getting the rear fender repaired
A three year journey


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Animation of 1964 Buick rear fender being fixed

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Here it is after I pulled it out of the junkyard in 2004. My parents drove the car looking like this since they bought it used in the 70s.

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
This is it with the refinished back door in place and with the outer fender cut off.

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
This is the car with the inner fender cut off.

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Sandblasted car parts rear inner fender welded in.

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Parts car outer fender welded in.

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Fender sanded and filled

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Fender finished in primer with guide coat on

1964 Buick Wildcat Restoration
Straighter than it has been in 30 years.

The end of the three year rear fender journey!