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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-25-2012, 12:43 AM Thread Starter
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is this a original fender

Im not sure if you can tell from the pic but is this a original fender or repo






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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-25-2012, 01:04 AM
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Hard to tell from the photos, but along the flange where the fender bolts to the inner apron there should be a date code stamp which I believe is formatted as month/day/shift.



6F09A 63A 8 26 26D 71 1 5
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-25-2012, 04:07 PM Thread Starter
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i emailed the seller and these are the numbers he could see
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I got some numbers inside the fender at the back inner reiforcement bar
and they are...looks like a 2, and then what it looks like a 5 and then another 2
and in another location I see a 2 then a possible 0 then a 2D"
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If it has a date code stamped in it it should be a Ford fender.


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i emailed the seller and these are the numbers he could see
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I got some numbers inside the fender at the back inner reiforcement bar
and they are...looks like a 2, and then what it looks like a 5 and then another 2
and in another location I see a 2 then a possible 0 then a 2D"

2 5 2D is the date code. feb 5th 2nd shift @ dearborn stamping plant. no year codes on sheet metal parts.
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