56 Fairlane 2-door hardtop

Asked by Feb 09, 2017 at 12:28 PM about the 1956 Ford Fairlane

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The doors on my 56 Fairlane Victoria do not close well.
Striker plates are good and hinges are tight. Alignment is
not a problem.  I have noticed that the rotors on the latches
have a lot of play in them and seem a little sloppy. Would
this be a possible cause?

1 Answer

60,665

You probably need new latches in the doors. After all the car is more than 60 years old.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Shortcuts

Search Ford Fairlane Questions

Ford Fairlane Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 160
#2 F_O_R
F_O_R
Reputation 120
#3 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 110
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Corvette
661 listings starting at $11,995
Used Ford Thunderbird
14 listings starting at $14,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.