Did cab doors ever shut flush?

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Did cab doors ever shut flush?

Post by 58splitty » Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:20 pm

Nearly every van i see, the cab door nearly always sticks out proud from the body. Ive been working on my cab doors and even with the striker plate fully inward the door is still sticks out 2-3 mm proud? Is there any magical way to sort this issue?
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Re: Did cab doors ever shut flush?

Post by vwJim » Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:18 pm

Yes, they should sit flush. No magic, just good bodywork with the hinges and striker plate adjusted.
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Re: Did cab doors ever shut flush?

Post by henk » Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:08 am

Maybe there has been some welding done in the past and it things where not exact on the right place.
Think thats also what happens on my panel,doors comes over my doglegs.

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