[DML] Re: Doors....again
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[DML] Re: Doors....again



I was not aware that DMCH had a replacement for the rear valence. That
is good news. The price is also not too bad considering. Anyway it
still pays to be careful or you will have to spend $150.
 On the torsion bar, if it is f-cked up a simple adjustment can turn
into a nightmare very quickly. You MUST always be prepared to put it
back together if you get in over your head. I had one car where the
bolts were stripped. This was at a club event and I did not have the
equipment to fix it properly so I had to get it back together the best
I could. On another the allen wrench fit too loosely. On close
examination the end had split. If I had managed to remove the anchor
plate the head could have opened enough to allow the torsion bar to
unwind quickly! Work slowly and carefully.
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757



--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Cliff Schmucker <cliff@...> wrote:
>
> Good advice concerning torsion bar adjustment - I had one that was
> over torqued, had delaminated and bent the metal piece that the
> torsion plates attach to, twisted the splines on the bars, etc. -
> actually had to fabricate a puller in order to remove the plates while
> holding with the breaker bar...
> 
> anyway, DMC Houston has a very nice replacement for the "valance":
> Part # 105721  -  UPR SCREEN RR FINISHER - REPRODUCTION
> 







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