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How To: Restore a Fiberglass Wing

Posted in Exterior, Tech by Evan Consolazio.

This article outlines the restoration process of a replica Mugen wing for EP3. The steps and techniques can be applied to any fiberglass part that needs restoration or modification. Since most replica parts have similar issues, this can be a useful resource for those who want a quality looking part at an affordable price.

Here are pictures of the first test fit. As you can see it’s horrible. The part where it mounts to the car is completely off. The leading edge is too tall, the wing as a whole sits too high and the contour as viewed from above doesn’t match the car. Time to get to work…

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Here you can see how other parts of the wing were damaged by the previous owner and will need some work.

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