[MR2] Leaking T-top seal
canadam at gmail.com
Mon Oct 19 10:19:18 EDT 2009
I always argued that vaseline wasn't a good option due to the deterioration
of the seals, until someone made a good point to me that the seals are shot
anyway... petroleum jelly just helps you get a little more time out of
them. Ultimately, they need replacement one day.
On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 2:12 AM, Chris S <chrissul at comporium.net> wrote:
> There are a lot of cures, the one i used: simply buy black silicone,
> massage some over the area that is leaking, (for me, it was the seams, so i
> put some of it on the t-top and some on the window piece, wiped it a bit,
> let it dry so when i put the tops on, they just meld together and stop the
> leak. I can still take the tops off w/out a problem. $3.50 fix.
> youc an also buy the seals and replace te whole thing. There is parteze
> restorant. some have even used vaseline, althoug i think that breaks rubber
> down after a while.
> hope this helps.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Mark F. Bean" <Mark_Bean at verizon.net>
> To: <mr2 at mr2.com>
> Sent: Sunday, October 18, 2009 10:31 PM
> Subject: [MR2] Leaking T-top seal
> I'm sure this has come up countless times. My '93 has finally started to
>> leak on the driver's side T-top. Is there a cure?
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