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    I've just changed my door pins, but the rear door pins won't go down as far as the front ones. When the standard ones were on, they were level. Will I have to lift the front ones so they are level with the rear or does anyone know what else I could try. Cheers

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    Run a drill bit the same size as the hole up it to make sure there is no swarf left up there or burred edge from when they drilled the hole in the side for the grub screw (if they're that type)

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    cut the rear ones with a hacksaw so they sit at the same level as the front i and a few others have done this

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    Did you get irmy ones George ?

    Irmscher Insignia CDTI 130

    MOD'S...Irmscher front spoiler, Irmscher mats, Irmscher door pins, Irmscher rear spoiler, Irmscher grille, Irmscher skirt & exhausts,Irmscher Roof spoiler MOD'S TO COME..Side skirts,Wheels

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    oh no. I've got these ones, they look quite cool.

    i will get some piccy's of these and the carbon pillars too.

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    same as mine mate and i cut the rear ones down to keep them level with the front

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    here you go glen. I would say just for you, but its an open forum lol

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    I've only just noticed that my passenger rear door pin goes up, down, up, down and then up before it finally opens. I've just bought the hacksaw so going to cut it a bit shorter at some point, but does anybody know what might be causing it to do a little dance before finally opening?
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