B. Pillar gap

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  1. ogur

    ogur Registered Member Premium Member

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    Has anyone succeeded in welding these shut and not having cracks appear? My truck will be getting a color change and I was thinking about welding these shut.
     
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    tenderfoot 2/3 ton status Premium Member

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    This is a confusing post.
     
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    Maybe @ryoken would have a good answer for this?
     
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    I've seen these welded on SEMA show vehicles in past and a few others at truck shows, none were cracked that I noticed. Know knowledge though on if the welds crack though. If done properly I don't see why the welds would fail.
    Paul Jr @ GMCPauls
     
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    Thanks Paul. That is what I was thinking.
     
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    imiceman44 Hoarder extraordinaire Premium Member

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    In the old days the used to fill them with lead.
    It doesn't shrink or crack
     

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