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Airstream Door Problems

The only time we have door fit issues is when the trailer isn’t level, or the stabilizers are out of whack.  Basically- check trailer level on the door threshold and don’t crank the stabilizers down.  But, sometimes what happens is the tongue jack stand, or stabilizers (stabs) or wheels will individually settle into a soft site, and cause out-of-level problems…

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Fixing a Sticky Econoline Door Hinge

Our Ford E-350 van side door (60/40 barn door) was so hard to swing, it felt like the hinges were mounted cockeyed.  Actually, closing the door felt like I was pushing it thru molasses. Not all Econoline hinges are the same; Here’s the ones we’re talking about What happens is the pin inside gets gummed up with corrosion, and there’s…

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