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JoeyAlvin58
Posted 2018-04-12 7:59 AM (#561442)
Subject: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel


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I’m looking for a 1958 Plymouth Steering Wheel. Mine has seen Better days.
Thanks in advance.
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Doctor DeSoto
Posted 2018-04-12 9:54 AM (#561446 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: RE: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel



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Just call the boys at Quality Restorations:





(steering wheel before.jpg)



(steering wheel restored.jpg)



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Attachments steering wheel before.jpg (58KB - 8 downloads)
Attachments steering wheel restored.jpg (81KB - 9 downloads)
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57DODGECONV
Posted 2018-04-12 7:59 PM (#561496 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel


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Great looking wheel ,Nice color !
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mikes2nd
Posted 2018-04-12 10:35 PM (#561507 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel


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how much was that? and how long?
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Doctor DeSoto
Posted 2018-04-13 12:45 AM (#561514 - in reply to #561507)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel



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It was done in 2012-13 and the cost was somewhere around $1200.
If memory serves, the guy I worked with was named Ron, and he was
very cooperative in working with me to dial in the swirled pearlescence
of the original examples I had. The color is WAY blue, compared to the
greener paint and interior colors, but it IS correct, as the factory made
them. The grips and texturing are spot-on perfect. It is really nice.

I was deployed when the work was done. I took it off the car while
home on an R&R and they sent it home while I was back in AFG. It was
waiting for me when I came home the next time. I typically took two
R&R's a year, but did not go home every time. Don't remember the
specifics after all this time, but shooting from the hip, I would say they
had it done in 6-8 weeks (?)
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Powerflite
Posted 2018-04-13 1:27 AM (#561519 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel



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Yeah, they didn't bother to make a separate green and blue wheel. They just used turquoise for all of them.
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mikes2nd
Posted 2018-04-13 2:15 AM (#561520 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel


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I need to start molding steering wheels
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coupeman
Posted 2018-04-13 6:05 PM (#561565 - in reply to #561442)
Subject: Re: 1958 Plymouth Steering wheel


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Price is now 1600
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