Are you sure it's the latch? On my 380SE that fabric moulding on the
b-pillar side of the door jam popped off a little and gave me a hell of a
time closing the door. I put it back on and all is well.
On Wed, 23 Mar 2005 18:57:33 -0500, marlinspike wrote:
I looked it over and could not see anything causing interference. I
looked long and hard at the latch itself and found that the little bulge
of rubber on the lower edge was badly torn up. It appeared that this
rubber bulge is what gives the latch that little extra push needed to
I picked up a new latch ($15) and installed as per manual. Drivers door
now shuts like a brand new car!
Motorsforum.com is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here.
All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.