What's It Called

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Asked by Nov 20, 2015 at 01:20 PM about the 1978 Oldsmobile Toronado

Question type: General

As an option for the 1978 Olds Toronado, GM offered a wrap around Rear
Windshield.   What was it called or referred to at the time ?

4 Answers

79,475

The bent-glass rear window. Read more here ---- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oldsmobile_Toronado

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Thank you. Funny you referred me to wikipedia. Just got through reading that and it's called " hot wire " three piece bent wrap-around glass. For some reason, I think I heard it referred to a different term' back when they came out; but can't remember. thanks again

79,475

If you could find some original Olds sales literature it might have another name for it.

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75

Thanks, that's a good suggestion !

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