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    Default Front door stop cracking !

    Hi all, two work mates have got nasty cracking sounds coming from
    the front drivers door stop, this is when you open the door half way
    to were it latches in the first indent ! does any one know of a fix or a
    adjustment that can be made to stop the cracking, one m8 has wanged loads of grease in but it didn't make any difference !
    Any info would be appreciated,
    many thanks
    Kcs

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    Check the bolts are tight, grease it up... if that fails replace it

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    Just had this with the wife's Clio, just tigtened up the check/ door stop on both ends, greased it all up and all is good now. HTH
    Cheers Pete

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    had this with mine.
    i sprayed white grease inside the door where the silver metal bit goes in the middle of the door. hope that makes sense.
    its not the hinges but the middle bit.
    sorted mine anyway.

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    replaced mine this week mate parts about £18 from the stealers and takes about 20 mins to fit, its so nice to have a quiet door again

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    if under warranty (being an 07) take it to dealers and get the stop straps changed

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    Thanks for all the info lads,
    cheers
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