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Old 01-01-2013, 08:12 PM   #4
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Yep, you can move everything on wagon too. The pin that mounts on middle of bumper area has a plastic cover that wears off in use when door fit gets looser. Often that lets latch not work since assembly not as dimensionally tight as before. Moving bumper part slightly around can often pick the needed distancing back up to work correctly. You want it loose enough so that latch catches fully to double latch, but tight enough so that door is pulled into seals, if not, door then begins to rattle. The seal not only seals out water and exhaust stream but shock absorbs the door.

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