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not_too_shabby 08-30-2013 04:33 PM

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Noticed a paint chip on my passenger door right on the edge where it meets the passenger door leading edge. Thinking it was just a rock chip I bought some touch up paint. When I was touching it up I noticed more chips on the inside edge and then saw one of the door stops was missing. It looks like because that stop was missing there was some metal on metal contact. I assume you all have two of the round door stops on the front passenger door? See pic.

Scottina06 08-30-2013 05:27 PM

Re: Anybody missing a door stop?
 
those little things just pop off sometimes when your wiping your door jams down...BUT I don't think it missing would cause metal on metal contact. The door would have to flex and move too much for contact that way. Sounds like someones hitting it on things when opening the door.

not_too_shabby 08-30-2013 07:05 PM

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Actually my description wasn't right before. The chip is on the rear passenger door front edge. There is also damage on the front passenger door on the backside. If you notice when you open just the rear door it slides behind the front door. I think because that stop is missing it is clipping the front door just a bit.

ExcursionDiesel 08-30-2013 07:37 PM

I wouldn't think two mechanically hinged doors could have interference without misalignment.

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nonopr01 08-30-2013 09:04 PM

Door Overslam Bumpers Item #: 5020813AB Manufacturer: Mopar I dont think because you missing this part it will be happening. No way!

not_too_shabby 08-31-2013 08:00 AM

Re: Anybody missing a door stop?
 
I'll get it checked out when I go back in to get the door overslam bumper. Sounds like my door may be out of alignment.

bill_de 08-31-2013 11:21 AM

Re: Anybody missing a door stop?
 
You should be able to see if that's the problem just by looking as you open and close each door. Should take about 10 seconds to know if that's the problem.


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