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How hard is it to fit a new front passenger door?

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by T0m, Dec 2, 2012.

  1. T0m
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    anyone?

    I bet its the alignment that is the hardest part?

    Thanks

    Tom
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    bez101 Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    easy should align stright away
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    Turkster Bro.Paul 2.5TDI Quattro Sport

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    its easy enuff mate. just a few bolts. used a trolly jack to take the weight of the door,
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    As above trolley jack and piece of wood the lining up will be the same as we're the paint marks will be from the old hinge
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    Cheers guys, had a run in with a polish lorry the weekend or should I say he hit me and although the damage is not that bad I need two new trims on the door and a smallish dent/crease taking out, am thinking it may be easier and cheaper to replace the door as there is one on eBay going for not much and it's black!
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    I'm guessing all B6 front doors are the same apart from cabs or is this not true?
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    B6 and B7 front doors are the same, Cabs are not,
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    B7 doors fit but the panel has a slightly different mould to it.
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    B7 doors are not the same, yes they will fit and shut but the lines won't match at all
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    Cheers guys the doors from a 03 plate A4 B6, on a separate note are all wing mirrors interchangeable from B6 and B7? people on ebay seem to say that they are the same?
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