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    Default Extended Cab Hinge Swap?

    Hey All,

    I searched and couldn't find anything, does anyone know if you can swap the hinges so that an older silverado(2005) extended cabs rear doors can open the 170 degrees as the new model can? Thanks hope im not beating a dead horse..

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    Sr. Apprentice smainsw's Avatar
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    Good question, I don't think I've heard anyone thinking about doing that yet . . .
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    THere is one way to find out....lol let us know how it goes.

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    any idea where to get them, besides looking through a junk yard?

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    i wanted to do the same thing with my rig, haven't found anything yet.
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    totally different body styles I don't see how it would work

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    most likely patience luck skill and elbow grease lol

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