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Old 12-31-2017, 12:33 PM
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Default 58 hardtop Rear quarter front edge weather strip

I ordered replacement weatherstrip for front of the rear quarter windows from Dennis Carpenter but itís too narrow to bridge gap to front window. Itís about 3/4 of the width of original. Suggestions?

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Old 12-31-2017, 03:31 PM
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If the old seals fit okay and it's not a window adjustment problem, I would say they sent you the wrong seals. I replaced mine and just made a measurement from the edge of the metal frame (seals installed) to the edge of the rubber and it measures 5/8". You can check that against the ones that were sent to you.
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I Agree with Nyles. The only adjustment I had to make was the length of the weather strip, and if someone says you shouldn't have to adjust that for size, I would disagree, strongly. I had to adjust the height from the top so the bottom lined up.

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Thanks! Iíve decided that the weatherstrip I thought was original was from some other hard top car. Drivers window is too far forward so iíll Adjust window reward first. Vent window will probably have to come aft also. The length of new weatherstripping will have to be trimmed also.
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