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Driver's side door adjustment on a 2000 Chevy Blazer

My driver's door needs adjusting, it does not close tightly which allows air and water to come through along the door and the upright along the windshield. How can I adjust it to close tighter.

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  • melinda420 Jan 27, 2009

    I just had new bushing put in last November (08). Are there any adjustment screws/bolts?

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Check your door bushings in the door hinge these probably need replacing. if you can lift up on door and feel play they are wore out. common issue on these if not you can put a wood block betwwen bottom of door and body and push on top of door to bend it a little to close top tighter

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    TripleTauto Jan 27, 2009

    best way to get the top tighter is to twist the door like i said do this with window down prop door open and push the top in some this will "warp" the door a little and make it close tighter. hinges are welded on so no adjustment there.this is way i have fixed many with your problem as long as all weather stripping is in tact and good

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The hinges can be moved very little backwards, and if that doesn't work you could always do what I did take it to a body shop and have them weld it put some shims in the hinges.

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