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Re: Side impact beams?

On a type 44 car, the side impact beams are the body side moldings. They aren't very effective, I've seen some bad wrecks. Don't feel bad though,
except SAAB, there aren't any cars with good side impact protection.


Sachelle Babbar wrote:

> Does my car have side impact beams in the doors? I don't remember seeing
> any inside when I did regulator changes or lock maintainance. On a
> previous note somebody said that the 86 5kcsQ had them...
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> *Steve                                       Sachelle Babbar
> *'84  5ksT 1.6-2.0 bar                    <SBABBAR@IRIS.NYIT.EDU>
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> *Disclaimer:"Any information contained herein is based purely on my own
> *personal experience and may not necessarily reflect yours. Use caution as
> *your results may vary from mine."
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