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1/27/17 2:23am - Original Message: '82 CE hinges'
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I'm new to the site and this is my first post. I have a 1982 CE that I'm in the final stage before I send it off to be painted. I'm the need of two hinges for my rear hatch. I don't how many hours I have searched the web or on the phone trying to locate a set. Does anyone know where I can locate a set that has not been stretched.
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1/27/17 12:49pm - Reply: 'Re: 82 CE hinges'
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There is a person on EBAY who sells new remakes from time to time.  I eventually found a pair of NOS but paid through the nose for them.  shortly after this guy popped up on EBAY for much less and his are made of newer material that does not stretch like the old original sand casted ones.  may have to be patient until he reposts another batch.

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1/28/17 7:36pm - Reply: 'Re: 82 CE hinges'
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copy and paste,   this guy Steve Simpson was making replacement hinges but they we machined from solid steel and not cast like the originals.... the copyright on the website is 2008, so not sure if they are still in business but worth a try to email and see.... their email is steve@thecubestudio.com
located in dallas, so maybe someone in that neighborhood might have a little more info on them.

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1/30/17 10:44am - Reply: 'Re: 82 CE hinges'
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Try these junkyards for C3 parts:




Williams Corvette

3660 Broad St Ext

Sumter SC 29154



Corvette Generation

16541 US 301

Dade City FL 33523



Sutton Automotive

Fremont NE



Dinoís Corvette Salvage

3545 Hwy 43 North

Picayune MS 39466



Tabor Corvette Parts

421 Outer  S State St

Chandler IN 47610




Corvette Dismantler

1719 Grant St Suite 4

Santa Clara CA 95050



Pacific Corvette (1st location)

2104 SE 9th

Portland OR 97214




Corvette Shop and Supply

609 North Dale Mabry Hwy

Tampa FL 33609



Just Corvette

3500 Littlehill Exp Way

Saint Charles MO 63301



Corvette Express

5139 Quinn Rd Unit G

Vacaville CA 95688




J & D Corvette

9833 Alondra Bl

Bellflower CA 90706




Contemporary Corvette

2705 Old Rogers Rd

Bristol PA 19007




Broughton Corvette

Hwy 20 West

Dubuque IA 52003



C & S Corvette

5317 Ashton Court

Sarasota FL 34233




Daveís Auto Corvette

443 S Van Buren St

Placentia CA 92670



20th St Corvette

3244 South 40th St

Phoenix AZ 85040






Bradís Corvette

589 NE 42nd St

Ft  Lauderdale FL 33334



GM Corvette

1964 Old Oakland Rd

San Jose CA



American Corvette

5932 NW 39th Expy

Warr Acres OK 73122



Airport Corvette Truck and Auto

2460 Turner Rd SE

Salem OR 97302




Corvette Hangout

2370A NW 150th St

Opa Locka FL 33054



Corvette City

Highland Park IL



Gulf Coast Corvette

5940 N Sam Houston Pkwy East #319

Humble TX



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2/3/17 12:09am - Reply: 'Re: 82 CE hinges'
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A while back Pete (PJK82CE) found a place to get replacement hinges for his 82CE.  Drop an e-mail to him to see if he still has that contact info.               

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2/3/17 12:43am - Reply: 'Re: 82 CE hinges'
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Can you please provide me Pete's email address? I search the membership listing and was unable to find his information. Thanks
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