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      02-18-2007, 11:21 PM   #1
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Anyone had Creaking doors?

Has anyone on this forum had creaking doors. It happens when the door rubs on the body when the car goes over bumps/uneven roads, causing torsional flex and thus the doors to rub on the body and make a nasty sound - I've had it happen on all four!

Dealer fixed it once but the problem came back so now they're putting teflon tape in there....anyone else had this prob?
 
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      02-19-2007, 12:27 AM   #2
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i have this problem if i go too fast down a road near me, but that is to be expected in a vert...

weird that it would happen in a sedan though!
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yes I have this problem as well. Had the dealership look at it at my first scheduled oil change; they retorqued the door/lock striker plates (there's a TSB for this) and relubed the seals. The problem has been largely fixed save for a recurring problem on my front passenger door.
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