View Full Version : Window needed

10-20-2010, 08:17 PM
Hey guys,

On this '52, I got one missing window. The front wing windows and the passenger side front window are cracked, but I can live with those for now. My problem is I can't put this car outside with all the rain we get with out that window! :( Does anyone have one? A little cracking would be ok, as if I take it to a show the windows will be down. Plus, this car has tinted glass, so having one with that would be awesome, but I can easily get over it if I can't.


10-20-2010, 09:15 PM
Just have your local glass shop make it. It's cheap, quick and...well, it's quick and cheap. Just use the other side window as a template.

10-20-2010, 09:29 PM
Hmm, good idea! I "think" there is a glass shop around here somewhere......

10-20-2010, 09:50 PM
The only difference might be that the glass shops' modern flat glass is a bit slimmer than the old glass...might rattle in the channels sometimes?? Not a biggie

10-20-2010, 10:05 PM
Have you checked to make sure it isn't fallen down inside the door? Believe me, you'd be surprised...

10-21-2010, 12:27 AM
It looks like half of it is in the door :( I'll check again though. I really would like a original, since I just like originals, haha! But hey, beggars can't be choosers.

10-21-2010, 02:07 AM
The correct thickness glass CAN be found at the right Shop Dylan.

11-22-2010, 11:07 PM
So, I'm still in need of a window. I checked with a shop, and I'm not ready to plunk down the $$ they want for there windows. No doubt they are good, but I would rather keep searching for a original for a while longer. Anyone got a '51-52 4 door sedan drivers door window?

11-22-2010, 11:24 PM
The correct thickness glass CAN be found at the right Shop Dylan.

You mean you don't have one in stock sitting your front hall closet for him, Rich? :D


11-22-2010, 11:30 PM
BTW: Unless the bottom channel where the regulator arm(s) attach is side-specific, a passenger side will also work. ;) (That increases your chances of finding one...)

11-23-2010, 01:15 AM
Doh! Thanks for pointing out that obvious error, I appreciate it! Yes, the passenger side will work as well :D :D

11-23-2010, 01:20 AM
I checked 12 used doors, and I have nothing in ;good' shape. I';d suggest Champparts.com in Idaho for the good stuff. Russ will hook you up if you tell him I sent you.

11-23-2010, 01:38 AM
No worries! Thanks for trying!! :)

11-23-2010, 11:03 AM
If all else fails search the Yard tab on the link below; if you see what you need you can request a price +shipping.