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How-to » Body & Interior » Exterior » How to Replace a Door Weather Stripping
 Note: This is a general guide for all vehicles.

How to Replace a Door Weather Stripping

TOOLS
  • Flashlight
  • Trim Panel Removal Tool
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
Using an interior trim tool, remove any interior trim panels that retain the door's weather stripping.
2
Remove the door's weather stripping.
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Clean old adhesive off the door trim mounting surface.
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Apply new adhesive to the mounting surface or weather stripping.
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Install the new weather stripping. Apply firm pressure in the middle and work your way out to the ends.
6
Allow the adhesive to fully dry. Refer to the manufacturer's instructions.
7
From outside the vehicle, apply a stream of water to the top of the door to verify the repair.
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