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Old 11-12-2017, 11:59 AM
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Would a good body repair person be able to fix this

2002 E250. The back portion where the bottom door latch is at is falling apart. I am wondering if there would be a possibility that a decent body repair person can cut it out and refab it.








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Old 11-12-2017, 08:06 PM
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Yes, If you were to find a good metal fabricator anything can be fixed or fabbed up, but its going to cost you.
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Old 11-12-2017, 08:33 PM
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If you could dig in a little deeper and identify exactly how much of the area is rusted out would help. If it is not all the way across or up into the floor too far, perhaps you could find a van at the junk yard and cut out the section you need. If you could do allot of the work yourself then you could get someone to weld the good section back in.
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Yes and no, you can cut the section out and weld in another, but the underlying cause of this will repeat it again, do it like replacing a rocker panel, if what you see is that bad, what about what you can't see.
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