View Single Post
  #1  
Old 02-28-2012, 03:40 PM
blackpearldodge's Avatar
blackpearldodge blackpearldodge is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Edmonton
Age: 49
Posts: 361
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Crew Cab 1500 Sport 4x4
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Black Pearlcoat
Engine: 2009-2012 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:19
blackpearldodge is on a distinguished road
Default Driver's door doesn't seem like it's closed

The driver's door on my 1500 sits proud (by a few mm's) when latched. If you compare the driver's door to the passenger door, it's easy to see the driver's door protrudes past the passenger door.

While driving I sometimes experience a "rubbing" sound coming from the door rubber-moulding (location where my head is). And when I drive over a set of rail-road tracks it sounds/feels like the door isn't latched. I can actually hear the top of the door HIT the truck body (right where the moulding is that goes around the door opening).

My question is whether or not the door can be adjusted? It doesn't look like the door latch can move in/outward, and the locking mechanism on the door doesn't look like it can move forward/backward. So, then, how is the door adjustable?

My thinking is the dealer can move the door inward (tighter to the seat), not forward/back towards the fender/rear-door.

Has anyone else experienced this? This is the not recall for the wind-noise at highway speeds. I don't get any howling, etc. It just feels like the door isn't completely latched inward (but it is!)

I hope I have described my problem efficiently.
__________________
Once you have Black you'll never go back!
-----------------------------------------------------
Sport Performance Hood, OEM Mud Flaps, Engine Cover (Hemi Orange), Factory Spray-in Bed Liner, 50 watt - 6000k HID Headlights (low-beam), 35 watt - 4300k HID Fog Lamps, LED License Plate Lights
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links