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Old 03-25-2011, 10:00 PM
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Both doors on my '37 ford coupe sag down approx. 1/2" . They were this way when I bought it. The coupe has a straight, all steel body and the paint is very nice. What is the best way(s) to align the doors?
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The first thing to do is determine why they sag. Worn hinges? Metal fatigue? Poor repairs?

Then make a plan to fix that.
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Aligning Doors

Thanks for the suggestions. I'll explore all of these and then decide whether I can make the repairs myself. The misalignment is not readily noticed by others, I have noticed, but now that I have had the car for awhile, they are beginning to bug me. I got the coupe for a very fair price, so investing in this kind of repair I believe will make it very worthwhile.
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Do they drop when you open the door??? wheres the bad gap ,on the bottom or all the way around.maybe a picture will help..
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