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How to Fix Broken A-Pillar Door Brake Mount

first, cut small three sided access hole in kick panel. this has been detailed on faq before.

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next, create new support for bracket from some flat stock and bolt the bracket to the flat stock.

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then paint it, of course

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drill holes in A-pillar to mount it to

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bolt it in from the back. i put two washers between the bracket and the A-pillar to match the distance the oem bracket holds the flat bar away from the body.

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hook it up

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done..door works good as new, and may be stronger than a weld job....

NOTE - update several years later, this mod is still working fine. no issues.



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Perfect.  I have this to do on one of my cars and I was pondering how to go about it.  Thanks.

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