Quest 1995-1996

Doors

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Adjustment



Body Side Doors

Specific to:

Mercury Villager 1993-2000

Nissan Quest 1993-2000

  1. Determine which hinge bolts must be loosened to move the door in the desired direction.
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  3. Loosen the hinge bolts enough to permit movement of the door with a padded pry bar.
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  5. Move the door the estimated necessary distance. Tighten the upper hinge bolts to 44 inch lbs. (5 Nm) and the lower and rear hinge bolts to 15-20 ft. lbs. (21-26 Nm). Check the door fit to make sure there is no binding or interference.
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  7. Repeat the operation until desired fit is obtained.
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Front Door

Specific to:

Mercury Villager 1993-2000

Nissan Quest 1993-2000

  1. Determine which hinge bolts must be loosened to move the door in the desired direction.
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  3. Loosen the door hinge-to-door bolts enough to permit movement of the door with a padded pry bar.
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  5. Move the door the estimated necessary distance. Tighten the door hinge-to-door bolts to 22-27 ft. lbs. (29-37 Nm) and check the door fit to make sure there is no binding or interference with the adjacent panel.
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  7. Repeat the operation until desired fit is obtained.
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Removal & Installation



Front Door

Specific to:

Mercury Villager 1993-2000

Nissan Quest 1993-2000


NOTE
Front door removal requires the aid of an assistant. A floorjack padded with shop rags and/or a block of wood may be used to help support the door during removal and installation.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Remove the front door trim panel. Please refer to Interior, Door Panels, Removal and Installation for the procedure.
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  5. Remove the four front door speaker bolts. Disconnect the speaker electrical connector and remove the speaker.
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  7. Disconnect the wiring harness from the door. Feed the harness through the door and position it aside.
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  9. Using a hammer and punch, remove the door check pin.
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  11. If the door is going to be reinstalled, mark the door around the hinges to ease installation.
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  13. Support the door and remove the four door hinge-to-door bolts. Remove the door from the vehicle.

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    Fig. Disconnecting the wiring harness from the door



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    Fig. Removing the door check pin

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To install:

  1. The installation is the reverse of removal. Adjust the door if needed. When installing the door hinge-to-door bolts, tighten them to 22-27 ft. lbs. (29-37 Nm).
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Side Doors

Specific to:

Mercury Villager 1993-2000

Nissan Quest 1993-2000


NOTE
Side door removal requires the aid of an assistant. A floorjack padded with shop rags and/or a block of wood may be used to help support the door during removal and installation.

  1. Remove the body side door trim panel.
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  3. If the door is going to be reinstalled, mark the door around the hinges to ease installation.
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  5. Support the door and remove the two rear hinge bolts.
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  7. Remove the three lower hinge bolts.
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  9. Remove the two upper hinge bolts and remove the door from the vehicle.

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    Fig. Removing the lower hinge bolts



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    Fig. Removing the upper hinge bolts

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To install:

  1. The installation is the reverse of removal, but please note the following important steps.
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  3. Adjust the door if needed.
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  5. When installing the upper hinge bolts, tighten them to 44 inch lbs. (5 Nm).
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  7. When installing the lower and rear hinge bolts, tighten them to 15-20 ft. lbs. (21-26 Nm).
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