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STONEMASONRY
07-11-2007, 09:05 AM
How do I replace those hinge grommets. DO I have to remove the entire door/hinge to get them out/in?

dream weaver 65
07-11-2007, 09:13 AM
when i bought my 65 the body shop that did the work split the robber at the bottom then sliped them back over hinges i used contac cement to re apply then time consuming but worked ok good luck weave 65

STONEMASONRY
07-11-2007, 10:27 AM
Thanks weave, I think thats the trick, working on it today! =))

No1rascal
07-11-2007, 11:22 AM
Where did u get the new grommets?

Thanks.

Scott

No1rascal
07-11-2007, 01:55 PM
Ouch, that's what I thought.

Thanks.

Scott

Joe Russin
07-11-2007, 10:04 PM
Not a bad price if you need them......

........Wookee

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VankyPanky
07-12-2007, 11:09 PM
Is that price correct?

stewman
07-15-2007, 06:39 PM
i went to stratton chevrolet in beloit ohio friday and ordered the hinge grommets. said they are still available. come in packs of 5 $2.40 a pack gm#12337944 they should be in monday ..stew

m1dadio
07-15-2007, 07:07 PM
packs of 5?????
letus know if thats the right part, the price is sure right.
michel

stewman
07-15-2007, 07:48 PM
yep packs of 5 ordered 2 packs to see if they are the rite ones then need 2 more packs.. ill let you know when they get here. stew

No1rascal
07-15-2007, 08:11 PM
Stew, any chance you can order more when you pick up yours? Would be greatly appreciated.
(would need 24 grommets in total).

Thanks!

Scott

[This message has been edited by No1rascal (edited July 15, 2007).]

Rockwest
07-15-2007, 08:25 PM
The ones from GM are a universal stick-on replacement. They are not like the ones from Steele..

stewman
07-15-2007, 10:46 PM
when they get here i will match them up with 1 from one of my vans and see if they are correct or not. i have a run to miami,fl. to do this week so wont be able to pick them up till friday. if they are the right ones i can order more if anyone wants them. i will post a pic of them this weekend..stew

dream weaver 65
07-17-2007, 05:46 AM
price is definitly right but has anyone else noticed the marketing ploy on pre packaged parts nuts bolts screws almost always in odd numbers if you need 4 buy 5 if you need6 buy 10 been griping about this for years just venting 8 more days!!!!!!!!!!! weave65

Joe Russin
07-17-2007, 07:49 AM
www.brotherstrucks.com (http://www.brotherstrucks.com) also carry them for 46.00 it looks like enough to do I set of doors..........

http://i104.photobucket.com/albums/m199/wookeesvan/VCVC%20%20photos/Ptg4754.jpg

.............Wookee

mayanees
07-17-2007, 11:25 PM
I used black silicone rubber, out of the tube.
http://www.vcvc.org/ubb/smile.gif
what the ... 10 bucks, whole truck..

It ain't pretty, but neither is the driver.

But I will take about 5 packs of the $3 seals, especially if anyonme can bring them to NATS..

JM

Rockwest
07-17-2007, 11:47 PM
The Brothers number is SCDG072 The Suburban grommets $29.95 for 4. The pic below is for older panel trucks and are different.. Rock

Joe Russin
07-18-2007, 12:30 AM
OOooppss thats what get for giving my catalog away.........
I thought they were in the 30 thirty some thing range........

..........Wookee

stewman
07-21-2007, 08:33 AM
called to see if the gm grommets are in yet and they are..also told me that he made a mistake when i asked the price..they are 2.40 each not a pack so pack of 5 are $12.00 if they are open today ill pick them up and post a pic ...stew