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How to get driver door off

The bottom hindge is really loose. I'm trying to get the bottom hindge off from the inside. The two bolts only come out a certain amount then stop. What do I do?

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Get a bigger hammer ;)

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We need to know Year, Make & Model of the car.
I'm assuming that u r missing the vehicle book and haven't called the dealership.
JIC: it's normally located on the driver side, somewhere near your left knee.
It could be on the "kick-panel" (under the dashboard, on the side of the interior wall, forward of where the driver-door hindges).
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