supercab door rattles 2000 f350 - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
99-03 7.3L Exterior Discussion Body and Accessories Talk

User Tag List

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 14 Old 08-16-2009, 05:34 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
supercab door rattles 2000 f350

my supercab doors rattle going down the road and when you hiy bumps in the road has anyone else experienced this and is there a fi i have only owned this truck for 4 days and this is the only thing i dont like about it
tripbarb is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 14 Old 08-16-2009, 05:37 PM
Other vehicle is an F250
 
Hank's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: N. Pickens County S.C.
Posts: 18,321
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I have a thumping noise in the area of my left side rear door. Sounds like a knotted rope slapping the side of my door. I can't seem to find it. It may be a cable/wire along the frame?

2001 F250 Lariat Crewcab, Automatic, 4X4

(Late '99 Regular Cab Work Truck)


6.5" Pro Comp Lift ~ Traction Bars ~ Son-Built Sliders ~ 16" Pro Comp Xtreme Wheels with 35" BFG TA KM2s
4" Banks Exh.-Power Elbow ~ Wicked Wheel ~ DIY AMSOIL EaAU4090 Intake ~ PHP 6 Pos Chip ~ LowDown LED Upgrade
Stage 1 Injectors ~ HankDaddy Mod. ~ BUILT TRANNY! 352 HP Shootin' for 375!
CAROLINA POWERSTROKE ASSOCIATION
Hank is offline  
post #3 of 14 Old 08-16-2009, 08:37 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
BigBlueDually's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Gainesville Virginia
Posts: 124
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Yep... know exactly what you mean. I fixed mine yesterday as a matter of fact. I adjusted the latches on the truck inward just a tad. Then I pushed on the door to see how much play they had. My driver door still moved quite a bit, so I looked at the round bump stops on the door and they were loose as hell. I ended up shimming up the bump stops with some rubber gasketing I had. I did all the doors for good measure and there are is no more door rattles.

It was driving me nuts, just havent had time to do it till yesterday.

Good luck man.

2003 F-350
CC, LB, DRW (aka Fat Bottomed)
7.3 PSD, Auto
Mods: AFE Stage II Intake, MBRP 4" Exhaust w/ 5" Tip, Reflex Shocks, Hidden Gooseneck Hitch, Prodigy P3, Ford APCM, ISSPRO Boost and Pyro, Marinco Mod, Foil Delete, Energy Suspension Bushings, Glowplug LED Mod, MAXX-Lift Leveling Kit, 285/75/16 Firestone Destination A/T's
Mods in the works: Inverter and Compressed Air

Watching everyone decreasing their carbon footprint so I can increase mine!
BigBlueDually is offline  
post #4 of 14 Old 08-17-2009, 04:34 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
thanks man i will look at mine tomorrow cause it is driving me nutzzz
tripbarb is offline  
post #5 of 14 Old 08-17-2009, 04:38 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
jbawilliams's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Iowa
Posts: 206
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
i adjusted the latches on all four doors on mine within a week of owning it - I HATE RATTLES (except from under the hood!!!).

No trees were harmed in the sending of this message, however, a large number of electrons were terribly inconvenienced.
jbawilliams is offline  
post #6 of 14 Old 08-17-2009, 04:51 PM
Other vehicle is an F250
 
Hank's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: N. Pickens County S.C.
Posts: 18,321
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Just crawled out from under mine. I'm beat. Will look at my doors later this week. THANKS!

2001 F250 Lariat Crewcab, Automatic, 4X4

(Late '99 Regular Cab Work Truck)


6.5" Pro Comp Lift ~ Traction Bars ~ Son-Built Sliders ~ 16" Pro Comp Xtreme Wheels with 35" BFG TA KM2s
4" Banks Exh.-Power Elbow ~ Wicked Wheel ~ DIY AMSOIL EaAU4090 Intake ~ PHP 6 Pos Chip ~ LowDown LED Upgrade
Stage 1 Injectors ~ HankDaddy Mod. ~ BUILT TRANNY! 352 HP Shootin' for 375!
CAROLINA POWERSTROKE ASSOCIATION
Hank is offline  
post #7 of 14 Old 12-20-2009, 10:47 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
the1laf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Flying at Low Altitudes...
Posts: 560
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Thanks: 8
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigBlueDually View Post
Yep... know exactly what you mean. I fixed mine yesterday as a matter of fact. I adjusted the latches on the truck inward just a tad....
How do you adjust the latches on the doors? Our SC doors don't shut solid, they
just bounce in and out when you shut them. The whole time we've been thinking should've bought a CC.


2000 F-350 Lariat CCLB w. 335,000+ Mi
Tymar intake, Straight 4", 6.0 Intercooler, IDP Competition Fuel System, AC's, SB SD Clutch, ZF6 Short Shift Kit
Gearhead Tunes, Swamps IDM, Snow Performance Water/Meth, Isspro Performax Gauges & 08 Black Leather Seats
05 Harley's, Smoked tails, Weld Racing Sidewinder Wheels

Fried Piston, Re-building engine
330 RWHP Fuel Only - 363 RWHP w. Meth
Broke College kid... Eating Ramon to save for truck parts..

the1laf is offline  
post #8 of 14 Old 12-20-2009, 11:09 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Moose jaw,saskachewan,canada
Posts: 2,022
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
do they latch at all?


06 F350 Traded
alwil is offline  
post #9 of 14 Old 12-20-2009, 06:32 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
INTERNATIONAL7.3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: vancouver
Posts: 747
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
bump

same thing happening..

2000 F250 lariat 7.3 - 4.5'' Donahoe Racing/Bilstein 5100's/BDS DualSS with Blisteins/20''MotoMetals/35's toyo's/08tailgate
/09 taillights/07 bumper, 07 billet grille/07headlights/Recon clear Cab lights/Chicken lights/dynamatt/zoodad/6637 Intake/MBRP 5" Exhaust
/Diprocol gauges/JohnWoods valvebody/6.0 Trans Cooler/Pioneer Avic D3/Bushwacker Flares/PHP tunes/AMP Research/ 8.5' Western MVP plus
INTERNATIONAL7.3 is offline  
post #10 of 14 Old 12-20-2009, 06:41 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
pistolpete837's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bear Creek,NC
Posts: 929
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to pistolpete837
same thing, i just slam mine really hard, that works most of the time

Peter
2008 F-250 XLT FX4 SuperCab ShortBed
H&S Mini Maxx, DPF/DOC Delete, AFE Intake, Airdog, Terra Grappler
556 HP 1059 TQ

Farm Truck
2006 F-250 SD SC LB FX4, B&W turnover ball, Durabak liner, Cobra CB, cat delete
pistolpete837 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome