Re: [DML] Broken torsion bar
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Re: [DML] Broken torsion bar

If the torsion bar is under the greatest stress when the doors are closed, should the doors be left open when the car is in the garage?  Rod  10921

John Dore <dmcjohn@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:          Hi Ryan,

If a Torsion bar is going to break, it is most likely going to happen 
when the door is closed (i.e. when the bar is under the most load), so 
I wouldn't worry that much about getting decapitated by a falling 
gullwing door!


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Ryan Wright" <ryanpwright@...> wrote:
> On 6/28/07, deloreanernst@... <deloreanernst@...> wrote:
> >
> > New Old Stock? No, from what I'm told. From a parts car, sure.
> Yeah, well, that was the question. Do they have used, driver's side
> torsion bars available?
> If so, why all this talk about welding them? Just buy one. I'm not
> sure I'd want to be around an open DeLorean door with a welded torsion
> bar.
> -Ryan


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