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Areese3990

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door sagging
« on: November 22, 2009, 02:07:20 PM »
my driver side door sags and it is becoming an annoyance who do i correct this do i need new hinges? 

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Re: door sagging
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2009, 05:00:35 PM »
i think you just need the plastic bushiings in the hindge, they are like twenty bucks.

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Re: door sagging
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2009, 05:09:29 PM »
I wouldn't fool around replacing the bushings.  I'd replace the entire hinge, both the bottom and the top ones.  Most likely the bushings wore out a long time ago, and the hinge has been rubbing metal to metal.  Mustangs Unlimited has them for sale at $24.95 each. 

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Re: door sagging
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2009, 05:17:30 PM »
ya he does have a good point!  repalce the whole hindge if they are that cheap!

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Re: door sagging
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2009, 08:21:28 PM »
thanks guys nice to get some responses  :)

 

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