Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 240
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Spike Easy to install, what a relief!
My old track looked like a roller coaster with dips and wear spots making the door a challenge to open and close. This new track was an easy fix to an otherwise expensive option, like buying a new door which I could not afford. I just cleaned the old track area using a wire brush and soap and water. The new track went on easy with a rubber hammer careful not to damage the new track. Minor adjustment on the rollers and I was done. What a great fix til I can afford a new door.
March 5, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by jmoore Quick easy repair
This product was so easy to install. WE were having trouble closing our sliding glass door because of waves and dips in our track that the rollers slide on. This product totally eliminates that problem and was a breeze to install. It lays right over the existing track.
Thanks Home Depot
April 16, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by trucktech Great product.
My house is 25 years old and the aluminum track under the sliding door was worn out .I use the door often and had to repair it. I was picturing a huge amount of labor and money . One day I was looking at sliding door parts on Home Depots website and saw this repair track. I ordered it and picked it up at the store. It took about an hour to cut and install it . What an awesome product . The door works like it did when it was new and this heavy gauge stainless track should last forever.
October 8, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by HYNOON The perfect fix...
If you have a bad aluminum sliding door track, do not hesitate to buy this product. I had a track that was completely crushed for about 10 - 12 inches in two spots. This item corrected my problem perfectly. With new wheels as well, my door is now sliding effortlessly.
Some sanding, grinding of the old track may be necessary to have this item snap over correctly.
Years of frustration were fixed in a matter of minutes.
December 17, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Jon Wow, what a lifesaver!
Did the repair by myself, but if you can find a helper it might be wise... My door was very heavy, and unwieldy, but the actual repair was a breeze. Door now slides smoothly, and solid without any weird noises or bumps. This is also a great time to have a look at the rollers and service as needed.
Ship to store worked very well, and the part came in a very solid paper tube, undamaged. One of the best bang for the buck repairs ever.
September 29, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by SoCalHomeowner 24 year old sliding glass door rolls like new
Could not be happier with this purchase. The product arrived much sooner than expected. Price was as good as I could find anywhere online.
I included a picture of the rail installed in the door track. The close-up photo shows how worn out the old aluminum frame is. The aluminum track is heavily worn with some flat spots. When the rollers on the bottom of the door would hit the flat spots, the bottom of the door would drop and drag on the frame. This made the door very difficult to slide open or close.
I had to cut about two feet off the rail (easy enough using a hacksaw) to fit the door frame. It was a little tricky getting a six-foot long rail into place over the old track with its flat spots, but it was accomplished using a hammer and wood block to snap the rail into place. With a few adjustments to the height of the rollers on the door after it was reinstalled on the track, the door started sliding back and forth like a new door.
I expect the stainless steel track rail will be much more durable than the old aluminum track and I don't think I will have to repair this track again. Total cost on repairing the track was less than $15, which is far less than the almost $1800 than Home Depot's competitor wanted to charge for replacing the entire door and frame. Home Depot's competitor did not have this repair part available in store or online and the store personnel did not know this repair option was available. To be fair, Home Depot's staff also did not know this repair part was available, but at least the part was available through Home Depot online.
Thank you to Home Depot for having such oddball and hard to find repair parts available at excellent prices. I appreciate that a lot. In this case, I saved a lot of money making a simple repair rather than having to replace the old sliding glass door and frame.
August 16, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Ragmen An excellent solution for a difficult problem
Easy to use and is working very well. The steel thickness may be too thin in some cases where the track is worn out excessively and will not touch the new track and may cause deformation when the weight of the sliding door comes over it. An option for another thickness could be provided.
September 29, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Spiretop Exceptional
A broken nylon guide rail was easily repaired in a fraction of the time, cost, and effort with the stainless steel sliding door repair track. A YouTube video highlighted how easy the repair was accomplished. I recommend that Home Depot associates be made aware of this product, ease of installation, and the cost savings.
September 22, 2015