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Old 12-21-2012, 03:13 PM   #1
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pocket door adjustment


i have a gap when closing my pocket door...when i turn the adjusting bolt it doesnt raise or lower the door....what am i doing wrong

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If you are talking about the nut on the roller hardware, that is for locking the bolt in place, check to see if the bolt itself is turning.

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Old 12-22-2012, 10:44 AM   #3
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if you lift the door a tiny amount with a shim it will help to figure out the tightening/ loosening part of the door without the weight of the door hindering your efforts. there should be a threaded bolt that has a special wrench that goes up or down with the wrench
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