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69 1/2 six pack guys??

tilt
Moparts Member
Posts: 236
From: st.clair shores mi. usa
Registered: Dec 2002
posted 01-19-2003 04:48 PM

Could a 69 6pk roadrunner have been built with wheel lip moldings?How about AAR's???

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62MAXWGN
Moparts Member
Posts: 340
From: Central,PA
Registered: Aug 2002
posted 01-19-2003 04:59 PM

AAR's for sure,RR's,I doubt it

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TX9hemi
Moparts Member
Posts: 1501
From: Ontario,Canada
Registered: Aug 2001
posted 01-19-2003 05:06 PM

No 69 RR's with wheel lip mouldings. But all A12 'Bee's had them.

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LON
Moparts Member
Posts: 820
From: PA
Registered: Oct 2000
posted 01-19-2003 10:07 PM

Do I remember correctly, that most of the RR's with wheel mouldings were dealer installed items?

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69sixV2Bee
Moparts Member
Posts: 2254
From: Egg Harbor, NJ USA
Registered: Oct 2001
posted 01-19-2003 10:09 PM

My 691/2 M-code bee has them, but I haven't seen any 69 1/2 M-code runners with them. Thats odd, I wonder why

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Quick Kurt
Moparts Member
Posts: 3418
From: Pittsburgh, Pa, USA
Registered: Jan 2002
posted 01-19-2003 10:34 PM

I don't think that wheel opening moldings were available on any 69 Road Runners.

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hemidemon
New Member
Posts: 92
From: Waynoka, OK
Registered: Aug 2002
posted 01-19-2003 10:38 PM

Wheel lip trim was optional on RRs. Option code M26 in 1969 and 1970. Not sure about 440-6 cars, though. They were standard on Super Bees because Dodge was always a higher scale company than Plymouth.

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A12
Moparts Member
Posts: 247
From: Vermilion, Ohio USA
Registered: Jan 2002
posted 01-20-2003 04:24 AM

When I bought my 69 RR it had GTX trim on it. I was told there are photos of my car, dated 1970 or 71, that show the car with the GTX, lower side and fender moldings.
If you go to the Six Pack/6 BBL registry and look at registry #100 http://regcars.homestead.com/car100.html you can see the GTX trim and (Quick Kurt ) if you look real closely at the top of the right rear fender you can see the rear mounted radio antenna.

I have been trying to find someone in the Youngstown, Ohio or Baldwinsville, New York area that may have known this car and has info to help me figure out if this GTX trim and rear antenna, were owner, dealer or factory installed.

I think that the GTX trim was owner installed (should the fender tag show this?) and the antenna was a dealer relocation from a Chrysler service bulletin but the car is one of two that are known at this time to have been painted in Y4 Spanish Gold Metallic, it has a clock, vinyl roof and power steering, so who really knows, anything was possible?

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