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Vent Window Latch Kits
#762425 June 17th 2020 8:07 pm
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I have a 93 G20. Where can I get good quality rebuild kits for my vent window latches? I know Dorman makes them, but I was hoping for something of higher quality.


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I just did the Dorman one a couple weeks ago, and I was happy with the quality. It completely eliminated the wind noise I was having and locks solidly. I had trouble finding it locally and got it on Amazon. I believe they only make the driver side kit though.


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I have a new one in box Nate let me get you the number off the box. 93 G20 chevy?


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Originally Posted by newkirkinc1
I have a new one in box Nate let me get you the number off the box. 93 G20 chevy?



Yepper! Thanks!

I saw the Dorman kits. A1 (or 1A) Automotive has the kits for both sides, but was hoping AC Delco or GM still had them available.


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I did get a set of the universal Dorman vent window locks They keep break-ins at bay. Not so sure about the quality though. If they start to rust up, EMPI (VW folks) makes the universal locks as well in stainless steel.

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I'm old enough to remember when EMPI had quality parts.
About 20 years ago, we started joking that the little sticker they included with their products was a warning label.
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Originally Posted by Rusty_Pancelode
I'm old enough to remember when EMPI had quality parts.
About 20 years ago, we started joking that the little sticker they included with their products was a warning label.
lol



Ha! Uh-oh! lol


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Mine is GM Nate.


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