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How-to » Body & Interior » Glass & Mirrors » How to Replace a Window Belt Strip
 Note: This is a general guide for all vehicles.

How to Replace a Window Belt Strip

TOOLS
  • Screwdriver
  • Needle Nose Pliers
STEPS
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Easy
Safety Tip:
Always wear safety glasses when working on your vehicle. Wear other personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary, for example latex gloves or closed toe shoes.

1
Locate the window belt strips.
2
Visually inspect the belt strips for cracking, missing sections or any other damage that would require replacement.
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3
Lower the window to its lowest position.
4
Using a pocket screw driver, carefully pry the belt strip away from the door panels.
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5
Once a corner of the belt strip has been pried out, use a pair of needle nose pliers to carefully pull the belt strip out of its position and away from the clips.
6
Snap the new belt strip into place using the existing clips.
7
After the belt strip has been installed, roll the window up to ensure proper sealing and fit.
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