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  1. oldstyle

    1947-1978 Buick parts

    59 Electra 225 convertible trunk lid? Thanks
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    1959 Electra 225 convertible

    Wow, that's very helpful! Thanks for taking the time to write all that information. Now I have a good idea of what I need to start looking for.
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    1959 Electra 225 convertible

    Thanks, I've always liked 59's and couldn't pass on a convertible. For those who were wondering, I did find a old post says the extra length is from the rear quarters.
  4. Hello, I just picked up a 59 Electra 225 convertible with some rust issues. I'm going to start looking for panels so I was wondering what is shared among the 3 models. I know the 225 is the longest model but is that length in the fenders or quarter panels? Will any 2 door 59 deck lid fit? Mine is tweaked and there is some rust in the weatherstripping channel. Also the panel that runs above the trunk lid and between the fenders needs to be replaced. I did find the buick-59 site but not sure it's still active. Thanks for the help! Raul
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    I did this about 2 years ago. I just called the 800 number and asked if I could use the number. They were able to tell me if the number was in use. It was still a issue though when I went to the dmv office to do the paperwork. They were confused and recommended that I don't turn in the paperwork. I did anyway and the plates were approved by Sacramento. This was for a 37 plate by the way. I have to do the same with my 65 and I'm not looking forward to it. Good luck.
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    Calendar Girl

    Looks great!
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    Merv Adkins' lost treasure

    Looks like a great place to walk though.
  8. I haven't done it but there are plenty of different lights you could use. Your car, do what you like.
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    57 buick dash panel finish

    My 57 special has ps, pb, radio, and a chrome dash insert. Built in Canada. It's not engine turned so I'm thinking it's probably not right. My car isn't stock so I'm not concerned and I like the way it looks.
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    Daily Video Vlog from the Nationals

    Wow, all of those parts are tempting.
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    One of those mysteries in life

    Beautiful car. Good luck on the repair.
  13. Nice stuff on this thread. I'll just post this pin for now.
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    1949 Buick Sedanette burned project for parts or?

    Sorry to see that happen. If you decide to part it, I could really use the long trim that runs from the rear to the door. Good luck with the sale.