Have to remove the door, then remove pins and bushings
Replace the hinge pins and bushings.
Most problems with an automobile door hinge is worn out bushings. There is a small rubber bushing behind the adjustment bolts. Replace the bushings.
you take it to a shop
You replace the truck ...it comes with new hinge pins :((
Hold the end of the door with a jack, grind the head from the old pin, knock out the old pin, remove the door half of the hinge, drill out the hinge to accept the new bushings, install the new bushings, re-bolt the hinge to the door, finally, insert the new pin and install the C clip
I have a 1999 gmc 1500 sierra,need to replace door pins and bushings.door sagging.
I would recommend you replace the entire hinge and forget about repairing it. In my experience this is the best route to take.
From what I was told, from the guy at the auto store, you can't. You have to replace the entire bracket.
How do you change the door hinge pins and bushings on a 2002 GMC 1500 pickup truck?"
Hinges or Hinge bushings are worn.
Your local auto parts store can sell you an inexpensive tool to remove and replace that door detente spring. Other hinge parts such as the pin and roller for the door detente and hinge pins and bushings are also available.
to replace hinge pins,u need to cut the hinge,then knock out the cut peices. u then install new bushings and pin that is available at any auto parts store. the replacement pins come with a c clip to make fture replacement easy