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Username Post: Hardtop rear door sticking        (Topic#354395)
OL55 
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12-15-18 08:21 AM - Post#2754572    

What would cause the rear doors on a four door hardtop to stick when the car is supported by jack stands? Frame seems ok. Thanks.



 
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WagonMan 
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12-15-18 08:41 PM - Post#2754626    
    In response to OL55

If you have the stands anywhere other than the rear axle and front suspension, you are creating undue stress in the frame which is causing the problem.

Charles

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OL55 
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12-17-18 05:08 AM - Post#2754756    
    In response to OL55

Thanks Wagonman. Moved the stands under the axle,problem solved.



 
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