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NZ George
10-20-2010, 03:35 AM
Need the following parts for a 53 Champion 4 door sedan - Upper radiator air deflector (Pt no 297776). This is the panel that goes between the radiator and the grill that the hood latch plate bolts to. Also need a pair of good front door vent window frames. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks, George.

10-20-2010, 05:49 AM
Hey George, When are you coming across to aus again? I have a parts car.

NZ George
10-20-2010, 03:41 PM
Hi Dave, I never thought to try closer to home as these cars are rather thin on the ground in this part of the world! I am hoping to come across in the next 2 or 3 weeks - as soon as the shaking stops here!! Still getting a lot of aftershocks (had a good '5' a couple of days ago) so am a bit reluctant to leave Francie and my Mum (her house was destroyed in the quake) on their own. Need the panel for a guy here who is restoring his 53 sedan and his painter removed the panel and then lost it!! Will be in touch and many thanks, George.

TX Rebel
10-20-2010, 04:10 PM
I have the upper radiator panel in good cond...

10-20-2010, 04:27 PM
Ok George, I will see you then. I am glad that you made through the quakes allright. I am sorry about your mum's home, Is she OK?

NZ George
10-20-2010, 07:54 PM
Hi Dave, Yes Mum is OK and living with us at the moment. Her house is still standing but lots of structural damage so will have to totally rebuilt. Was just a new house - she had only been there about 12 months or so! Cheers, George.