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Re: [T3] t3 front windscreen rubber


On 30 Dec 2003 at 22:13, Neil Verdon wrote:

> its odd how its leaking water is comeing in not where the seal gos on
> the screen surround but by some sort of mysterious capilary action
> getting past the seal under the glass then ouses out on the inside!!! 

Not sure of your meaning here, but water can leak around either side of the 
seal. Regardless of where the water appears on the inside, it's possible for it 
to get there without resorting to magic.

> now a long time ago i remember a thread where it was said that for these
> seals to fit correctly some rubber must be trimmed of the inside edge of the
> seal where it seats against the headliner and above the dash inside edge
> basically anybody remember this ???

I don't recall this at all.

> now i need to get this fixed as its permanantly wet at the minute and im not
> happy about having a wet car !!!

I agree. Not a happy situation.

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