Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Express van side doors pop interior panels off when closed?
View Single Post
  #10 (permalink)  
Old 11-26-2011, 01:03 PM
MARTINSR's Avatar
MARTINSR MARTINSR is offline
Brian Martin,Freelance adviser
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: San francisco bay area
Age: 55
Posts: 13,103
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 1,282
Thanked 1,128 Times in 1,001 Posts
Those side doors are easily "sprung" (opened too far) just because of their design. The hinges stop them from opening all the way and seldom have some sort of "check strap" to limit travel so they get swung open and wham, the door is stopped by the hinge and the hinge gets bent a little. Do that 1151 times and the door is out of alignment.

Brian
Reply With Quote