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post #31 of 32 Old 03-19-2014, 07:41 PM
crouse11c
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Check out this thread crazy detail about rebuilding doors.
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f8/ga...ml#post8290416

You can also gut those doors and put in electric door openers lol jk

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post #32 of 32 Old 03-19-2014, 11:44 PM
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I had the latch problem due to ice building up and allowing my latch to slip. I took a thin piece of sheet metal and cut 2 pieces and bent L brackets that fit the latch and thickened it. Wrapped it up with a bit of duct tape so the ice wouldn't build up much and haven't had a problem since. I'll eventually buy a new paddle mechanism but for now my money can go elsewhere without having to deal with a stuck door.

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