97 & 98 Plymouth Voyager/Caravan body repair question


  #1  
Old 07-08-07, 02:34 PM
J
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 1
Upvotes: 0
Received 0 Upvotes on 0 Posts
97 & 98 Plymouth Voyager/Caravan body repair question

I just recently purchased a 1997 plymouth grand voyager to replace my 1998 grand caravan that is literally falling apart. The 1997 is in much better condition overall except for one minor issue - the rear hatch was crushed in a bit on the drivers side. It still closes and locks, it's just crushed in.

Both of the vans have the same paint code and it looks like the paint fading is a near match (of course, it may still be off a little bit) but how hard would it be to take the rear hatch from the 98 and put it on the 97? Of course, minus the mounting bolts and the hydraulic door opener/holder (and it being a multi person job) the only thing that I'm not sure about is the wiring. Is there a good way to do this? Can it even be done? Do the harnesses come off easy some way?
 
  #2  
Old 07-08-07, 02:59 PM
HotxxxxxxxOKC's Avatar
Banned. Rule And/Or Policy Violation
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: USA
Posts: 7,754
Upvotes: 0
Received 1 Upvote on 1 Post
Should not be that difficult if they are the same door, which they probably are.

You will probably have to disconnect the harness somewhere within the hatch, but shouldn't give you to much trouble.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description: