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Re: [T3] airtight door seals (was Fresh Air Hose...)


My Notch is so airtight, I almost cant shut the door without opening a
window.  The Square seals took a couple years to squish in... the Notches
seem to be taking longer... but the Notch doenst have the flow through
ventilation.

Keith


> Of course you're right, and having recently installed NOS seals on my
> Square I'm very familiar with the "hip check" maneuver. What I should
> have said was "The door closes effortlessly the way you'd expect a car's
> door to have closed when it was new, unless that new car was a VW with
> those airtight seals that tended to bounce the door back at you if you
> didn't roll the window down a little."  ;)
>
> Scott
> 62 343, 65 361
>
>
> Jim Adney wrote:
>
> > When my 68 was brand new, the doors were HARD to close. The problem
> > was NOT the hinges or the door check strap, it was just the door
> > gaskets.
>
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