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03-18-2012 08:37 PM
aaron 06tj
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Originally Posted by sinjin View Post
one of mine busted off so I took a cut off tool and cut all the pins off just above the threads so they dont stick out the bottom of the hinge. Looks a lot cleaner.
that is what i ended up doing it looks pretty good.
03-18-2012 07:17 PM
sinjin one of mine busted off so I took a cut off tool and cut all the pins off just above the threads so they dont stick out the bottom of the hinge. Looks a lot cleaner.
03-18-2012 05:35 PM
jetfan4lyf I agree I'm not gonna bother with new bolts just fine the way it is. Just less work when I want the doors off.
03-18-2012 03:34 PM
G-Rocc Busted mine off too. Been fine now for about a year, If it were me, I wouldn't go through the trouble of trying to find replacement parts, they don't really seem that necessary.
03-18-2012 12:53 PM
aaron 06tj I think i am just going to leave the nuts off
03-18-2012 11:15 AM
jetfan4lyf My bolts on passenger door snapped right off. My guess is the doors have never been off before I owned it. Oh well at least I don't have to worry about unbolting them.
03-18-2012 11:12 AM
TJspeed Just twist it off and leave them off. I bought my Jeep with them off and I don't really see a need to have them on.
03-18-2012 10:33 AM
Beaker541 Haha I was thinking about grinding them down so u can't see threads .. I don't plan on putting the nuts back on any way .. And after taking them off those painted nuts will never look the same anyway
03-18-2012 10:28 AM
Another Guy In A Jeep I don't have a nut on the bottom of my pins when the doors are on easiest way to go.
03-18-2012 10:22 AM
Twt_74 Might not be the best solution but, just twist it off. I don't put them on anyway. Be sure to put a little paint on it when you get the door off to prevent rust. I might be a redneck but that's my fix.
03-18-2012 10:16 AM
aaron 06tj yes i had to the first time i took them off. this is the third time i have taken them off.
03-18-2012 09:58 AM
Beaker541 Did you use any thing to break it loose like PB Blaster ? I know mine were a pain the first time and that helped
03-18-2012 09:54 AM
aaron 06tj
door pin stripped

I was taking my doors off this morning and the bottom nut on the driver side will not come off the threads are stripped. any suggestions on how to get it off. If a new pin is not to much should i just cut it and replace it? I just took the hinge off so i could get my door off but i dont want to have to do that every time i take them off.

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