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front passenger door removal

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by jimmcgee, Oct 7, 2013.

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    need a new front door for the car , looking at the fixings , do I need to remove the wing to get to the bolts or pleeeease tell me I can take out the two pins and remove the door , searched the web , every post comes up with panel removal , and ELSAWIN does not have a bit about door removal , or I cant see it for looking .

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    I have to do this as I have a new door to fit but didnt think I'd have to remove the wing when I can see the bolts I need to undo when I open the car door?
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    if you need a new front door, you will need to remove the wing.
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    How come the wing has to come off then fella, without looking for a how to myself jsut thought Id ask the question?
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    tom , the top bolt looks ok , its the bottom one you cant get to with the door open , anyone else got ideas ??
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    my doors were removed for a wrap
    the wings were not removed
    ill ask the lad that did it
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    not looked at the audi specifically, but most cars need the wings to come off to make life easier. Especially when it comes to realigning them up.
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    any luck finding out how the doors came off yet , new door arrived today , ordered on monday arrives today :):happy:
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    just to answer my own question:jester: the bolt come out from the door side of the hinge , so looks easy enough , just go to strip down the old door at the weekend , not looking forward to taking out the glass and sheet !!
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