Quick Tip - Window Drop/Raise

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DaddyDarren
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Quick Tip - Window Drop/Raise

Post by DaddyDarren » Sat Jan 26, 2019 1:00 pm

Hello All,

Noticed, when closing my door, that things weren’t moving as they should. Then spotted a rubber trim piece out of place. This was at the bottom of the fixed window frame where the door window closes onto.

I’ve smeared a coating of silicone grease on the vertical rubbers that the edge of the door windows meet when closing. This has made the opening/closing of the doors smoother. Will put less strain on the motor & rubbers.

Not life changing but may prevent premature wear on these parts.
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Tel
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Re: Quick Tip - Window Drop/Raise

Post by Tel » Sat Jan 26, 2019 2:44 pm

Top tip DD, nice one.
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Re: Quick Tip - Window Drop/Raise

Post by chicb » Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:26 pm

Gummi Pflege, that's the stuff to use. Apply on all door seals including the boot. In fact all rubber seals. Keeps the seals supple & stops the doors freezing shut in minus temperatures. I use it on all my cars & never have any problems
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