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Unread 11-05-2013, 11:58 PM   #1
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Door check fix?

So ive got the famous door check pop on my drivers side. Ive searched but havent actually found a remedy aside from replacing the whole assembly. The popping is coming from the body side pin, i tried to grease it but it didnt change it at all. Any home remedies I can try before spending half a bill for the ridiculously over priced assembly?

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Unread 11-06-2013, 12:14 AM   #2
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Edit: I just found part numbers for the bracket and pin which I will try to find locally first
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Unread 11-06-2013, 04:38 PM   #3
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My local dodge dealership cannot get the bracket seperate from the door check assembly and want $75 for it. What a ripoff, anywhere I can order just the bracket online?
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Unread 11-07-2013, 10:26 AM   #4
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justforjeeps.com used to have them. thats where i had to get mine a few months back
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Unread 11-07-2013, 10:55 AM   #5
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Have you checked the classified section or a junkyard for one that might be in better shape?

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Unread 11-07-2013, 09:37 PM   #6
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Justforjeeps doesnt seem to have the bracket seperate unless Im not looking under the right section.
Ill look in the classifieds but I have a feeling thats only a temporary fix.
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Unread 11-07-2013, 09:54 PM   #7
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I thought everyone has a dozen of these. I do. LOL Got 10 more still in the doors in the garage.

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Unread 11-08-2013, 01:24 AM   #8
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Hmm are you willing to let just a bracket and pin set go? Or did you just post them to rub it in? haha
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Unread 11-08-2013, 02:52 PM   #9
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What part is the bracket and pin? The hinge part at the end with the rivet?


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Unread 11-08-2013, 07:48 PM   #10
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Yeah the end with the 2 bolt holes and the "rivet" which I believe is the pin.
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Unread 11-08-2013, 07:52 PM   #11
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All the ones I have are riveted. So you'd have to cut rivet off a still have to replace it. Better off just getting the whole assy.
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