Sooner or later every motorist is faced with the fact that some of the doors in his beloved machine begins to SAG. The sagging door is a very specific reason, getting rid of the higher probability we can immediately deal with the annoying problem.
If you have minimal skills and tools, the issue can be resolved in just a few minutes.
Nothing complicated. /Photo: youtube.com.
With increasing mileage of the car increases and the number of problems, including not tied to the hood space. One of the most common problem is sagging doors. In most cases this problem occurs due to wear of the hinges. They just fall down and cease to fall into the lock. In the most severe cases, in order to open or close the door, it is necessary to lift the handle, and much clapping. This situation is absolutely unacceptable. The problem can be solved in two ways.
Puts the washer. /Photo: youtube.com.
The first thing you can do in this situation, install the washer under the lower hinge. To do this, first you should Unscrew the bolt (or bolts) that hold the lower door hinge. Most likely it will have to make some effort. It is best to use for the operation of the end key. Before removing the door, it fully opens. You also need to stretch your knee in its bottom corner below it suddenly shifted.
You can bend the bolt. /Photo: youtube.com.
Then put the bolt (or bolts) washers, and attach the door back. If the first time the door went up enough, you need to redo everything, placing additional washers or by hardware thicker.
Apply delicately. /Photo: youtube.com.
Second, what can be done to deform the lower hinge. For this we need bolt M10-M14, which is in the middle wrapped with electrical tape. After that the hardware placed to the bottom of the loop and clamped by the door. When you try to close the loop will have to change your angle. The main thing is not to rush and do everything short, small movements so as not to overdo it.
Close will be good as new. /Photo: youtube.com.
Regardless of chosen method after the completion of repair works should also carry out the lubrication of the limiter. This will eliminate the squeak that appears when you interact with the door after the beginning of the problems with loops.
Unforgettable all lubricated. /Photo: youtube.com.