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Any DIY Instruction on how to fix a door?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Kevinztaco, Jul 18, 2016.

  1. Jul 18, 2016 at 12:46 PM
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    Kevinztaco

    Kevinztaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hello all you Tacoma Gurus,

    My passenger side door was pushed forward further than it was intended my accident and now it makes loud mumbling noises when I close it. It sounds like the metal hinge was bent out of shape. Any cheap and easy fix for this without drying my wallet? Thanks.
     
  2. Jul 18, 2016 at 3:23 PM
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    Pictures might help you get a better (or more timely) response
     
  3. Jul 18, 2016 at 8:58 PM
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  4. Jul 23, 2016 at 6:33 PM
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    Thanks, Jimmy. You are right that the "door check" is what I will need to replace. Taking my door apart to get to it makes me a little nervous since I have never done this before.

    I will order the part and follow this guy's instruction to get to it.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9pHl9Co_38

    Kevin
     
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  5. Jul 23, 2016 at 8:03 PM
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