DOOR LATCH ADJUSTMENT - CONTINUED
The latch can be centered in up/down direction by loosening three bolts (4). The latch can be centered in the
in/out direction by loosening three bolts (6).
Disconnect spring (5) from window support (3).
Loosen three bolts (4) and adjust latching mechanism until striker is centered in the latching mechanism.
Latch must be centered so that it contacts both the upper and lower dovetails on the striker mounting plate at
approximately the same time.
Tighten bolts (4) to 18 lb-ft (24 Nm).
Loosen three bolts (6) and adjust latching mechanism until striker is centered in the latching mechanism.
Tighten bolts (6) to 35 lb-ft (47 Nm).
Disconnect the clevis end (2) from the latch (1).
Adjust the clevis end in half-turn increments. The handle has limited range so this must be done carefully.
Adjust the clevis end (2) by turning it down or up in order to ensure the latch opens with slight downward pressure.
Connect clevis end (2) to latch (1).
Connect spring (5) to window support (3).
The latching mechanism is a two-stage latch. Verify correct engagement in both positions.
Repeat steps 1 through 7 as required to ensure correct operation of latching mechanism.
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