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Use a telephone directory, and insert as many pages into the gap between the wing & the door. Then gently open it a bit until you meet resistance.
Give it a little push further, and release the pressure.
You should then be able to insert a few more pages, and repeat until the panel gap is sufficient to allow the door to open without fouling the wing (with the directory removed, of course).
Used this method myself a few times, and it saves a lot of messing around with bolts (if they are there in the first place).
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
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2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater