Originally Posted by JLGT5107
I am fabricatiing a mold to make replacements for the tail light housings
on my 65 GT. As I was setting up the parts for the mold I noticed that the metal fixture protrudes past the flange by 3/8", and what will be the plane
of theskin upon installation by 1/4" Whats left of the housing seems to suggest that the housing had a fell back to it, yet that dosent seem to work without distorting the rectangular alluminum backer piece behind the skin.Did I miss something on disassembly? Has anyone done this ?
Many dealers, accross the country, have the original chrome ringed tail light, using a bulb, or a later version that uses LED's.