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Unread 06-13-2013, 06:51 AM   #1
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Adhesive for weatherstippring or not?

I purchased a complete weatherstripping kit for my 84CJ7. The weatherstripping for the rear hatch and the doors has plastic clips that hold it to the door frames. Should I use adhesive in addition to the clips?

When I took the weather stripping off there were some places that had adhesive and some places that didn't so my assumption is the PO glued some loose places but I can't prove that. Any advice is appreciated!

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Unread 06-13-2013, 09:44 AM   #2
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I would use 3M weatherstrip adhesive.
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Unread 06-13-2013, 10:59 AM   #3
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agree with LG...i had some weatherstripping coming off, and pulling it back a bit revealed the stripping has torn around the clips, making them useless. i just glued it back on with the above mentioned adhesive and so far all is well
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