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Username Post: Door Hinge Bushings        (Topic#362940)
Junk86 
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10-16-20 03:27 PM - Post#2805609    

I have a sagging drivers side door that new door hinge bushings did not correct. The problem appears to be with the frame side hinges , which by the way is welded. Question: If I install new bushings in the welded hinges, do I leave the door side hinges without bushings, or should all 4 hinges have bushings installed?
1973 Chevy Nova



Edited by Junk86 on 10-16-20 03:28 PM. Reason for edit: No reason given.

 
docjns1 
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10-19-20 05:04 PM - Post#2805787    
    In response to Junk86

Only the body side gets bushings. If the originals are badly worn and ovaled, GM makes (made?) larger OD bushings as replacements. Hinge would need to be drilled out to accommodate them, if memory is correct, GM P# 20429500...I believe also available thru aftermarket at most mass merch stores. Pins are hardened but can be worn as well, best to check them carefully too.

Steve
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