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Tail light Tips/Tricks?
In message <346AB14B.C29F054D@nh.ultranet.com> Huw Powell writes:
> 3M Strip-Calk - part number 051135-08578 - 20 yds/pkg (1 foot lengths).
> So I guess I'm all set for my tail light gasket repair job. One thing - this
> stuff is hard to work with when it is cold and sticks to your fingers a bit,
> takes a while to get used to working with it.
I seem to remember that the procedure is to apply the stuff to the light
assembly, not the car. This part can be done in air-conditioned comfort, with
a quick mad dash out to the car to slam the unit on and spin down the nuts.
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