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97 dodge dakota driver door sag, repair.

Driver door sag, repair. How do you adjust the hinge so the door is level? It slams and rises when I shut it. Thanks

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Likely nothing to adjust.
With the door open, see if the door can be lifted up and down while looking at the hinges. If there is play, the door hinge pins/bushings are worn out, and on some vehicles, the hinges are not serviceable, and replacement will be needed. G/L

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Replace the hinge

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