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Old 01-10-2018, 02:06 PM
Terry Lange Terry Lange is offline
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As Ed mentioned, these rear door springs often broke on the mid-'70's C/B Oldsmobiles. We had a fleet of four '74's back in the day, and I think over time every one of them broke. We ordered a few replacements from our local Wayne distributor, and surprisingly, I still have a pair of these NOS springs. I have no idea if this style of spring carried over to M-M and to your particular model year. Once you get everything apart, see if that is the problem, and if it looks like this:
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