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Old 03-17-2006
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Ratteling!!!!! Help

hey guys.

Ive been having a really bad rattling noise coming from the passenger side door. Its gotten worse and worse and everytime you close the door you can here some thing rattling in there. everytime i hit a small bump, or go offroading it just gets worse... does anybody know what could be causing this rattling, and how to fix it? or how to remove the door panel?
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Old 03-18-2006
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I'd pull the panel off and see whats there. I don't want to explain......do a search for it.
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Old 03-18-2006
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take it off

there are 2 screws on the handle and one on the bottom corner. then you can lift it off

if you ahve manual cranks i believe you take those off too...should just be a screw

after that dynamat or locate the problem, it's usually due to metal/plastic vibration

next time search, i just wrote a "essay" on this on the post below you
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Old 03-21-2006
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I had the same problem bro......i just took that panel off and tried to find the rattle...then found some way 2 brace it...in my case...it was a foam padding...good luck
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