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Technical Door springs

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by stillrunners, Jan 20, 2021.

  1. Thought maybe someone might need this info. Funny to think our grandfathers cussed those darn GM clips way back when. 20210120_162337.jpg 20210120_162353.jpg 20210120_162337.jpg 20210120_162353.jpg
     
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  2. 41rodderz
    Joined: Sep 27, 2010
    Posts: 5,718

    41rodderz
    Member
    from Oregon

    Yes a certain amount of tongue flapping was as big a part as actually getting in place . :D
     
  3. 325w
    Joined: Feb 18, 2008
    Posts: 5,686

    325w
    ALLIANCE MEMBER

    If you do need to buy some look around and try to find some new real ones. Over on the Fordbarn a member sells real ones
     
  4. woodiewagon46
    Joined: Mar 14, 2013
    Posts: 1,956

    woodiewagon46
    Member
    from New York

    I broke a door spring on the rear door lock in my '46 Station wagon. It's different than passenger car and I searched everywhere with no luck. On a whim I went to Job-Lot in Queens, NY just before they shut down. The parts guy pulled a big box from under the counter that had dozens of springs, with the car they fit and a description under the lid. He charged me a buck each so I purchased 6 and have sent out three to fellow "Woodie" owners, that couldn't find the same spring. I miss Job-Lot, lot's of N.O.S. parts.
     
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  5. Yep.....have one the boxes with the fitment some where...
     

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