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Old 06-08-2012, 07:50 AM
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Thanks for the pics and the reply. Now I just need to make a decision. It's just money, Right?
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Old 06-08-2012, 07:55 AM
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Yep. It's just money and time, and I know everyone has more than enough of those two things.


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Still very much in progress...
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Old 06-08-2012, 08:17 AM
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Looks great , just curious how expensive the glass was
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Seriously it's a GMC Sprint not an El camino.
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You can find the prices on their website (LINK).



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Old 06-08-2012, 08:38 AM
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i really like how they turned out, now i want to do this to my elky, problem for me the price as always, good job on the work and thanks for posting
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Old 06-08-2012, 10:44 AM
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You can find the prices on their website (LINK).



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Thanks for the link , at that price my windows are fine bahahaha
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Although the Mod is not for me and my 69...I like the clean look of my 84, so I understand your upgrade. Good for you...
I like to make clean mods to my cars too, that's what this is all about!
Never owned a Corvette, those Pin-Heads want everything "Factory Perfect" down to the paint code stripes on the axle!? Bet they keep the garage clean, and paint the floor white...Me, I like the Battle Scars and cluttered look
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Old 06-08-2012, 12:47 PM
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Thanks for the link , at that price my windows are fine bahahaha
I can understand that. I honestly wouldn't have considered the swap under normal circumstances. However, I made an uneducated choice with a sand blasting company and ended up with ruined windows all around the cruck. So I was already looking at a pretty healthy bill to replace the side windows and vent window assemblies. The one-piece kit ended up only being a little more by the time I did all the math. That made my decision a lot easier.

All-in-all, I'm happy with the way things turned out. My journey working on this vehicle has been full of insane twists and turns, but I feel like they each took me a little closer to my dream Camino. Best of luck with yours!!


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That really does give the camino a nice look, I was thinking about doing the same thing about 3 years ago to my '71 when I first seen that set up for sale...

With mine already having power windows I finally decided to set my vent windows up with power like the door glass and I am very happy now that I did instead of removing them...
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Old 06-11-2012, 04:21 AM
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I like it, you know most people wouldn't even notice !
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looks good, I never was a fan of the vent window, now there is cold A/C on about everything!! Oh the comforts!
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The one piece mod looks great and I'm considering doing myself. Can you tell me how far forward you relocated your mirrors? Approximately how far from the leading edge? Thanks
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Kahuna,

I do not know the exact measurement I moved them forward as we were more concerned with putting them at the right spot on the door. We used a Chevelle mirror placement as a template and went from there. You can see a few pictures showing the difference in before and after, though. Some of these are other cars I found on the internet, but you get the idea.

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Sorry I don't have more pictures, but I should be able to take more this weekend if you need some. Overall, I'd say we probably moved them up around 3-4".

Good luck!


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Well, what can I say?? My '56 has vent windows, but the '87 doesn't. I like the vents in the '56, but don't think they would look right in the '87. I think the vents served a good purpose, but like a lot of things, just outlived their usefulness. NOW, that does NOT include MY usefulness!!!
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Old 06-18-2012, 11:30 AM
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I really like the way that looks... especially if you are going for that "clean" look

Then again, I like the clean look so much I had my door handles and side view mirrors shaved off too. haha
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