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Sliding door hinge upper 71 G10 #733805
March 07th 2018 12:51 pm
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Need a sliding door upper hinge for my 71 Chevy G10.

Re: Sliding door hinge upper 71 G10 [Re: pattherat] #733893
March 10th 2018 11:16 am
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Still no luck finding one. The reason I want a different hinge is because the nylon piece that rides on the track is badly worn and causes the door to drop 1/4 inch when it opens. I had already extended the hinge by 3" to clear the 255 70R-15S on 9" Cragars but I came across a set of Mickey Thompson 12.5 in wides on 15X10s which stick out quite a bit more. So I spent most of the day yesterday extending it again by 5". It came out real nice, installed it only to find out it still doesn't clear. Does anyone know how long the extended version of the slider hinge is?

Re: Sliding door hinge upper 71 G10 [Re: pattherat] #733914
March 11th 2018 9:56 am
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You still can buy the nylons. i may have some but will have to do some digging

Re: Sliding door hinge upper 71 G10 [Re: black79gmc] #733917
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I would appreciate it. Where can you buy them?

Re: Sliding door hinge upper 71 G10 [Re: pattherat] #733939
March 12th 2018 9:48 am
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a good gm dealer should have access to them but knowing the part number would be a big help. https://www.partszoneonline.com has a very knowledgeable staff in the parts department and would be your best chance


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