Agreed, If I don't get a decent resolution on this I am fine with going on as much social media as I can with my experiences. I'm giving them a chance to fix it, ball is in their court. Like @gsnyder said, lining up the floor panels....it doesn't look good for them fitting either.
Was this pin bare metal from the factory? What are folks doing (if anything) on a refurb/resto truck?
I'm waffling between drilling the pin out and powder-coating it it, or just greasing the crap out of it.
Hey all, I got all my door and hood hinge pins out ok, but the windshield ones are killing me!
I've cut off the nub at either end, soaked on penetrating oil and have been wailing on the with a hammer over a socket and can barely make it move. I don't have a press, any tips?
Awesome write up, I'm in the cutting stage right now.
Maybe a stupid question: how did you drop the fuel tank? On my 1980, I am stuck on trying to get the skid plate out of the way, the bend on the front-of-the-truck end keeps getting caught on the cross-member. Then the tank...it looks like...