Question about 2000 Chevrolet Blazer

2 Answers

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.

Posted by on

  • melinda420 Jan 27, 2009

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

×

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,450 Answers

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

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

  • TripleTauto
    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

×

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

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.

Posted on Sep 09, 2015

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Driver door on my 1997 Lin Towncar will not close tight un less a windown is cracked open ( any window). What is my problem?


The latch striker may be adjusted just a bit too tight. What is happening is that when you attempt to close the door, the air pressure inside the vehicle resists the door closing. That is why opening a window solves the problem. There is no back pressure to fight the door closing. If the latch is adjusted properly, then you just need to put more oomph into closing the door.

Mar 02, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Mitdubishi boot door


you will have to adjust the hinge position to align the latch up on the body. you may have to adjust the latch to allow the lid to close tight.
the hinge bolt holes are bigger than the bolts to allow for corrections.

Feb 13, 2015 | 2002 Mitsubishi Colt

1 Answer

How do you adjust the drivers door, improper closing, on a 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500?


If it is closing inproperly, open door. Lift up on bottom of door near latch. If there is movement the hinge pins need to be replaced. If there is no up & down movement adjust stiker bar on pillar that door closes onto, either up, down or in or out, depending on how it closes.

Jan 17, 2011 | 2000 Chevrolet Silverado

1 Answer

2000 Mercury marquis dome light comes on in middle of night and will run battery down. What is problem? Thanks


It appears that one of the door operated switches is making contact even though the door is closed. This is indicated by the interior light coming on. It could mean one of the door catches is slightly out of adjustment allowing door to sit slightly away from body. Try checking each door, and at same time observing dome light, for a loose fit by pushing the closed door in, especially the driver's which gets the most use. There should be only a little movement as the sealing rubbers are squeezed a little more. Adjust catch if necessary. If door catches are tight then it may be that the rubber pad attached to the door that pushes on the door switch button has been compressed slightly and is allowing switch to make contact. Check rubber for an indentation and either put some packing behind it or replace.

Oct 28, 2010 | Mercury Marquis Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Door ajar light is on but all doors are closed? Havent checked anything aside from shutting all the doors. Its a 2003 vw jetta gl 2.0l 4cyl. Not sure why the door open light in the driver panel stays on


It appears that one of the door operated switches is making contact even though the door is closed. This is indicated by the door open light coming on It could mean one of the the door catches is slightly out of adjustment allowing door to sit slightly away from body. Try checking each door for a loose fit by pushing the closed door in, especially the driver's which gets the most use and see if the light goes out. There should be only a little movement as the sealing rubbers are squeezed a little more. If door catches are tight then it may be that the rubber pad attached to the door that pushes on the door switch button has compressed and is allowing switch to make contact.

Oct 26, 2010 | 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

1 Answer

Side cargo door does not close tight. How do I adjust it?


on the frame of the car you have a catch undo the adjuster screws so that they are pinch tight, but not too tight ,then close the door hard,if you have adjusted it correctly you can then do up the screws tight.keep opening/adjusting till you get it just right.....

Aug 27, 2010 | 2000 Ford Econoline

1 Answer

Adjust dr side door


If you can grab the end of the door and lift on,and there's movement, what you need is the door hings bushing, most all auto parts sell this as a kit, cost about $6.00, the only adjustment you will have will be at the striker bolt, that the part where the door latch, latches to, to hold the door close, it unscrews and it will have some adjustment, but not much.There not adjustment for door hing.

Jul 08, 2010 | 1999 Chevrolet Venture

1 Answer

My back doors leak. How do I adjust the doors so


You may try replacing the weather striping first if it is cut or rotted it would allow a lak to form

Aug 07, 2009 | 1997 Isuzu Trooper

1 Answer

Adjusting sliding door closure on 2005 dodge caravan


The seals allways let some in, I just looked and mine has 4 3 or 4 mm holes to the rear emptying into the rocker panel. If you are worried about the lower rubber do a pinch test with some A4 paper, close the door with a sheet of paper held where the seal is and when the door is closed see if it is held, check somewhere you can see better to find how hard it pinches. I do not reccomend adjusting anything as if the lines are correct it must be right and they are none to easy to put right, I hope this solves it for you.

Aug 03, 2009 | 2000 Dodge Caravan

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Chevrolet Blazer Logo

1,486 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70346 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6869 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...