Door Hinge Problems of GMC Jimmy
GMC Jimmy owners have reported 12 problems associated with door hinge (under the structure category).
#1 - Door Hinge problem of the 2001 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle involved is a 2001 GMC Jimmy. The VIN of this Jimmy is 1GKCS13W71_. : the contact stated the driver side door began to sag without warning. The dealership determined the door hinge needed to be replaced. The passenger side door had the same problem. It was Aug. 11, 2006 when this door hinge issue happened.
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#2 - Door Hinge problem of the 2000 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle involved was a 2000 GMC Jimmy. Door hinges have broken at least four times since purchase 2 1/2 years ago - the bushing breaks and the door "falls" open and when pulled close, hikes up over the peg. Can't understand why this problem keeps recurring on both doors and we have to pay $200 to have it fixed!. It was Sat., Mar. 1, 2003 when this door hinge issue happened.
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#3 - Door Hinge problem of the 2000 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle is a 2000 GMC Jimmy. Pin in driver door hing broke. This door hinge issue occurred Tuesday, March 2, 2004.
#4 - Door Hinge problem of the 2000 GMC Jimmy
Defective door hinges on the 2000 GMC Jimmy. The defective hinges caused the door to open while the consumer was driving. The front door sag and are not aligned correctly to the striker plate. This issue happened on 01/01/01.
#5 - Door Hinge problem of the 2000 GMC Jimmy
The car involved is a 2000 GMC Jimmy. Consumer has a 2000 GMC envoy diamond edition which he bought new with major guard protection. Currently has 40,000 miles on it, and two years left on my major guard insurance. A safety problem surfaced. The top hinges on the two front doors cracked , causing doors to open while driving down the highway. The front doors were sagging and not aligned correctly with striker plate. The contact stopped at local dealership and talked to the service representative. . He looked for TSB bulletins for 2000 Jimmy envoy. He said there were no bulletins or recalls on the door hinges , but noticed they have changed from welded hinges back to bolt on hinges, and the problems were not covered by gm or major guard protection plan. For approximately $700-$800 they could change the hinges to solve the problem. This door hinge issue occurred Sunday, May. 1, 2005.
#6 - Door Hinge problem of the 2000 GMC Jimmy
GMC Jimmy, both driver and passenger doors drop when opened. Wont close correctly, have to slam them. Per a csc representative at GMC, this is a known ongoing problem, with no resolution. I want the hinges on both doors replaced on my vehicle and my sons GMC sonoma. Before the doors don't shut. They say there is nothing they can do to help me with this situation because I am not an long time reliable customer to the speedway chevy dealership they called!. The failure date was Tuesday, May 9, 2006.
#7 - Door Hinge problem of the 1999 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this GMC Jimmy is 1GKDT13W2X_. My 1999 GMC Jimmy has been given us problems shutting the drivers and passengers doors. It leaked in the car wash or when raining as the doors did not properly close, and now they didn't close at all. I must spend $300 , not in my budget so will get behind with bills, to have the pins and hinges replaced as they were made with nylon , but the replacementwas made of brass. I had to pay already to have the door fixed to close. I tell my son to fasten his seatbelt and stay away from the door as even if it locked. I was afraid it might open. The failure date was 03/09/07.
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#8 - Door Hinge problem of the 1997 GMC Jimmy
The car is a 1997 GMC Jimmy. The vehicle identification number (VIN) of the car was 15KDT1321V_. The doors are welded to the frame of the vehicle. There are no bolts on the doors. There is cracking & breaking of the welds that are connected to the body frame. This door hinge issue occurred Tuesday, Jan. 6, 1998.
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#9 - Door Hinge problem of the 1997 GMC Jimmy
The car involved was a 1997 GMC Jimmy. VIN of the vehicle was 1GKDT13W5V_. There are no bolts on GMC doors. The welds that attach doors to body of vehicle are cracking & breaking off. The failure date was Tuesday, January 6, 1998.
#10 - Door Hinge problem of the 1997 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle involved is a 1997 GMC Jimmy. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 1GKDT13WXV_. The doors that are welded to the vehicle's frame have no bolts on the door. The area where the doors are connected to the body frame is cracking & breaking off the GMC Jimmy. This problem occurred on Jan. 6, 1998.
#11 - Door Hinge problem of the 1997 GMC Jimmy
The car is a 1997 GMC Jimmy. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 1GKDT13W2V_. B pillar metal supporting door hatch has fatigued and broken. Door hinge weld is cracked. . This door hinge issue occurred Tue., Feb. 15, 2000.
#12 - Door Hinge problem of the 1997 GMC Jimmy
The vehicle having this issue was a 1997 GMC Jimmy. Dt:the contact stated the upper and lower ball joints on both sides broke while driving in a parking lot. The vehicle had to be towed to the dealership, where the ball joints and the anti lock brake sensors were replaced. Contacted the manufacturer, there were NHTSA recalls 01i018000 and 01v200000, but this vehicle was not included in the recalls due to VIN. In addition, this vehicle experienced several other problems as well. The left door broke off while in the driveway, the male joint of the door broke when shutting the door. Also, the transmission and anti lock brakes were replaced. The anti lock brake sensor was replaced twice. The failure date was 10/21/2005.
Other Structure related problems of GMC Jimmy:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Door Hinge problems||12|
|Hood Hinge problems||2|
|Trunk Lid problems||1|
|Tailgate Hinge problems||1|
|Frame And Members problems||1|