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Old 02-19-2012, 07:03 PM   #31
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I'm 5'2", 105lbs, blonde, like long walks on the beach...
I take my full TJ doors on and off with no problem. The gym does help though. I reach through the open window and grab the handle while propping the bottom of the door on my leg until I get the hinges lined up and it slides right in.

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Old 02-19-2012, 07:05 PM   #32
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I'm 5'2", 105lbs, blonde, like long walks on the beach...
I take my full TJ doors on and off with no problem. The gym does help though. I reach through the open window and grab the handle while propping the bottom of the door on my leg until I get the hinges lined up and it slides right in.
You tell 'em how its done!

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Old 02-19-2012, 07:06 PM   #33
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technique

Us old guys has learned you just gotta get the technique.

DRIVER'S SIDE:

REMOVE: Make sure nut is off bottom of top hinge.

Open door; remove strap from door to frame; roll down window; from the outside reach right hand/arm through window and grasp pull strap; lift up, opening and closing door slightly to work it up. Set it aside.

REINSTALL:

Reach through window from outside with right arm, grasp pull strap and lift, holding against body. Use the free, left hand to guide top hinge to begin insertion: once it barely starts, adjust door so bottom hinge is in alignment using left hand. Lower into place.

Passengers Side: Reverse

Works for me.
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Old 02-19-2012, 07:12 PM   #34
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Took off my doors couple days ago and decided to put them back on today. It was pretty easy to just remove the doors myself but when i tried to put them back on, they just wouldn't pop back in I has to get help from this girl who was parking her car next to me to help me carry the door and put them back on..... embarrassing moment of the day.

ps: i got her # tho.

On the plus side, if you do get up the balls to ask her out, she'll probably just take her bra off for you, cuz she knows you'll never be able to figure it out
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Old 02-19-2012, 07:16 PM   #35
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Us old guys has learned you just gotta get the technique.

DRIVER'S SIDE:

REMOVE: Make sure nut is off bottom of top hinge.

Open door; remove strap from door to frame; roll down window; from the outside reach right hand/arm through window and grasp pull strap; lift up, opening and closing door slightly to work it up. Set it aside.

REINSTALL:

Reach through window from outside with right arm, grasp pull strap and lift, holding against body. Use the free, left hand to guide top hinge to begin insertion: once it barely starts, adjust door so bottom hinge is in alignment using left hand. Lower into place.

Passengers Side: Reverse

Works for me.
Or if your lazy or have a long walk with your doors keep the top of the door frame on your shoulder. While still holding the inside handle from the outside. I keep my doors in my office.
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Us old guys has learned you just gotta get the technique.

DRIVER'S SIDE:

REMOVE: Make sure nut is off bottom of top hinge.

Open door; remove strap from door to frame; roll down window; from the outside reach right hand/arm through window and grasp pull strap; lift up, opening and closing door slightly to work it up. Set it aside.

REINSTALL:

Reach through window from outside with right arm, grasp pull strap and lift, holding against body. Use the free, left hand to guide top hinge to begin insertion: once it barely starts, adjust door so bottom hinge is in alignment using left hand. Lower into place.

Passengers Side: Reverse

Works for me.
Just tries it again and it was soooo much easier! Thank you
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See, us old guys have the technique..
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See, us old guys have the technique..

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