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Old 09-18-2002, 11:52 PM   #1
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Question zOLOTONE

First time, extremely proud, new owner of a 1969 Overlander !!!
Inside looks as though is was painted at one time. I would like to "re-paint the paint". Does anyone know if the '69 had vinyl or Zolotone so I will know what type of paint to get ???

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Old 09-19-2002, 07:06 AM   #2
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Paint or Paper

I would think that a 69 has the vinyl paper. Not sure what the cut date was for the zolotone, but it was sometime before

I'm sure others will pipe in with the exact years. I like my vinyl!
and would NOT change to anything else.

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Zolotone was last used in the 1964 models. From 1965 and up, at least until the very recent models, the interior walls were "viny clad" aluminum, which is a vinyl coating bonded to the metal. It cannot be removed.
It can be painted, provided you properly prepare the surface.
It's a long and tedious job.

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