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Piran
June 26, 2017, 11:21am Report to Moderator

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Hi,
has anyone got a picture of the sills - where they meet the bodywork at the bottom of the door ? I've attached a photo of mine and they look a mess but I'm not sure what they're supposed to look like - at some point it looks like filler was used to mask the join between the sill and the bodywork.

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Matt306
June 27, 2017, 9:29pm Report to Moderator

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I think they are meant to be screwed, with j clips but rivets work too. Shut the door and forget it.  After all its a Herald not a Daimler


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Pete Lewis
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Looks pretty normal , the body join joggle is pretty normal
as the screw holes were a bit elongated I used a large flat headed pop rivets  to make it neater along the sill but  hex head tappers into the rear section behind the sill

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I'll stop worrying about mine too. It looks similar.
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