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Old 04-14-2006, 08:20 AM   #1
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hi all, i'm a new member, n i just bought a uhaul travel trailer and i need a left tail light cover. i see they have them on ebay but was hoping to find one cheaper. any suggestions on where to find one? thanks
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Old 04-14-2006, 05:04 PM   #2
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Try http://www.geocities.com/ttlic_2000/mbody.html

It's a U-haul site. I'm sure you can find what you want there.

You're U-haul is a close cousin to the Burro, but I think the tail lites are different.

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Old 04-14-2006, 07:44 PM   #3
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Try http://www.geocities.com/ttlic_2000/mbody.html

It's a U-haul site.
From the site listed above:
Don't ever back up and break a tail-light lens, it is about [b]the only item that is irreplaceable unless you intend on more fiberglass work, and installing another lens of some sort similar to the Burro. I have been looking fo something similar with the same curvature, but to no avail.
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Old 04-18-2006, 09:36 AM   #4
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From the site listed above:

I'm sure the tail lens on the below page, isn't original, but the curve of it, reminds me of the tail lenses on Renee's 73 Chevy P/U. Would be very easy to cut one down to fit with a coping saw. You might try it.... try to get a used one to find out. You can probably find a cracked one at a junk yard for almost nothing.

Then, if it will work buy new, and use the old one as a template. Or if it comes close, but is too large, you might trim the fiberglass a little larger and use the whole assembly... graft it to fit, and inherit backup lights on your U-Haul... in the process. Looks close guys! Hope it will work for you!

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Old 04-18-2006, 09:49 AM   #5
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Great idea Elsie! However if you have an application this won't work and you absolutely positively want one to match...these people will make one for you:

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