I cut the vent out and filled it in on my 1950 3100 to clean up the body
lines. If you have the deluxe heater that bolts to the kick panel then you
will be making it practically useless because you restricting the air flow.
I went with Vintage Air heat and air unit so I no longer needed the side
----- Original Message -----
From: Lee Glenn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: oletrucks oletrucks <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 8:11 PM
Subject: [oletrucks] Passenger-side vent
> Hello, all.
> Got a question for ya'll... Suppose my body guy welded up the
> passenger-side cowl vent on my '49, even though I didn't tell him too. On
> the one hand, it eliminates a potential area for rust. On the other,
> doesn't the heater get fresh air from there? What's the down side to
> welding this up?
> Ben Bennett wrote:
> > Here goes nothing!
> > --
> > Ben Bennett
> > Westminster,CA (just south of Long Beach)
> > 55 2ND
> > Http://home.earthlink.net/~greyhawk2/
> > oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959