How To Install Replace Door Hinge Pin Chevy GMC Pickup Truck SUV – 1AAuto.com

How To Install Replace Door Hinge Pin Chevy GMC Pickup Truck SUV - 1AAuto.com

www.1aauto.com 1A Auto shows you how to repair, install, fix, change or replace a broken hinge pin. This video is applicable to 1988-1999 GMC and Chevy pickup and SUV models. 1A Auto shows you how to fix your sagging and sloppy door hinges on your 1988-98 Chevy or GMC Silverado Sierra Pickup Truck and 1992-99 Suburban, Yukon , Tahoe SUV. Worn out hinge pins can cause the doors to open or close poorly and even jam.

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25 Responses to “How To Install Replace Door Hinge Pin Chevy GMC Pickup Truck SUV – 1AAuto.com”

  1. Here’s a video that shows how to put the door spring back in. youtube.com/watch?v=PMFzPx9t8eg

  2. Here’s a link to the video that shows you how to replace the door spring in your Chevy Tahoe youtube.com/watch?v=PMFzPx9t8eg

  3. Where the video on how to install the spring? I don’t’ see any replay videos section.

  4. Hi and thanks for your videos! Where can I get the video that explains how to put the spring back? I’ve tried the links that you posted in the comments section but they don’t seem to work anymore.

  5. Thanks! The video was very helpful. The use of zip-ties to keep the spring compressed while reinstalling was especially helpful. I initially tried to use cheap Walmart zip-ties but they wouldn’t hold. I found heavy duty ones at Lowes rated at 75lb. tinsel strength that did the trick. I also found it helpful to loop the ties completely around the spring (end to end). It gave more compression and made it easier to get the spring in place.

  6. If the door is now tight when you pick up on the bottom of it, check the hinges to see if thery are bolted into place and allow for adjustments.

  7. Yes we do carry the replacement door hing pin kits for a 2000 GMC Jimmy on our website 1aauto.com 888-844-3393

  8. spritedietcokeblend January 18, 2013 at 6:42 am

    How about if my door is still off when closing after I just(not even kidding, 30minutes ago) replaced the pins and bushings? What is suggested?

  9. I’m having the same kind of problems with my doors on my 2000 GMC Jimmy, do you sell the parts for this car and are they installed the same?

  10. Thanks! 

  11. We currently do not have an auto repair video of that particular repair. We’ll keep this request in mind in the event that we need to make this repair in the future.

  12. Im having a problem finding how to replace a split hinge pin for a 2000 GMC Sierra, other videos and this one only show one piece hinges which is not what I have. Any ideas how to do this?

  13. What series is your GMC Sierra.

  14. The link in the description says 1992-1994 Chevy Blazer Door Hinge Pin and Bushing Pair (front doors). Will this fit a GMC Sierra? I can’t search for anything before 1999 on the 1aauto web site.

  15. Nice. !! Betting on a extencion. Use a long chisil

  16. Have a great day. Thanks for watching.

  17. Great vid; Sure helped me out!!!

  18. You would need to be careful about getting the hole to be the exact size that it is from the factory. If the hinges are welded to the body of the vehicle from the factory, and they’re really worn, it could be a little bit of a job to replace them. You may want to have an auto body shop take a look at them for you. Hope this helps you out. 1aauto.com 888-844-3393

  19. HoltHomeRepair GeneHolt January 18, 2013 at 12:02 pm

    Have you ever replaced the hinges that are not bolt on? I’m looking for a way to repair my worn out hinges. The pin bushings do not last very long with elongated holes. What do you think about welding the worn side of the hole and then grinding it round again?

  20. You may be able to apply some of the basics to your vehicle (depending on how the door pins are made). It helps to have someone hold the door steady, and to use a floor jack to keep the door propped up so that you can service the hinges. 1aauto.com 888-844-3393

  21. how much different is process for and 95 f150?

  22. Here’s a link to it on YouTube, hope this helps you out. youtube.com/watch?v=PMFzPx9t8eg&feature=plcp

  23. I’d like to see the hinge spring replacement video.

  24. We currently do not have one for that particular application. We’ll keep this in mind in the event that this repair needs to be done in the future.

  25. Do you have a video like this for ford mustangs?

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