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Old 01-31-2009, 09:15 PM
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Convertibles flex and that was GM's way of making sure the doors don't hit the quarters when the body twists and flexes. Get the doors aligned well then adjust the wedges with shims untill they just make contact with the door in the closed position. Also make sure your hinges don't have any slop. The wedges often get forgotten when these cars get restored.
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