KIT 10

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“You will now assemble the side mirror and the holder on the left door of your Eleanor Mustang model.”

 

Contents


Parts

Build


Left Door Mirror and Holder

Step 10.1

Press the pin of the Left Side Mirror into the matching hole of the Mirror Holder, as shown.

This is just a press-fit and does not require any screws:

Steps 10.2-10.3

Remove the Mirror Sticker from the backing paper and apply it to the center of the Left Side Mirror.

Using a pair of tweezers here will really help get this nice and centered:

Step 10.4

Fit the tab of this Mirror Holder into the matching slot on top of the Left Door.

Be sure this mirror is facing the correct way, as shown:

Step 10.5

Secure the Mirror Holder to the Left Door from the inside with one (1) DS06 screw.

This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:

NOTE: The images of the doors in the magazine are incorrect. These two lower posts do not exist on our Eleanor version of this build. Eaglemoss confirmed this error as a graphic mistake and to ignore them:

Step 10.6

Fit the pin and post of the Left Door Handle into the matching holes on the Left Door, as shown:

Step 10.7

Secure the Left Door Handle to the Left Door from the inside with one (1) PS04 screw:

Thoughts


This door already has the chrome lock cylinder and lower stripes already pre-installed and they look amazing! We will add more to this door assembly in the next issue.

Next Up


 Kit 11 – Left Window, Door Hinge/Flange

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