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Re: Door adjustment meg 3 coupe?

Personally speaking, I would raise any warranty issue, asap, rather than messing about with it myself, and potentially blow any warranty claim out of the water.


If I really had to have a 'go', myself, I would leave the hinges, and perform a small adjustment upwards on the striker plate, as there is usually quite a low tolerance on that part itself - see if that pulls the door back into alignment. Then I would be putting copious amounts of grease into the hinges to minimise future wear.

Doors are a nightmare to millimetrically adjust, which is why most of the fine-tuning comes from the latch end.



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