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Old 04-22-2012, 01:31 PM   #1
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Tail light gasket

Hey,

Just wondering... has anyone ever done this... I got my whole rear panel taken apart, I have the gaskets, ready to be replaced..., but wondering, what are the steps I should be taking? adhesives, cleaning off the old gasket etc...

let me know if you know, working on my licence plate lights right now, so trying to kill 2 birds here...


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Old 04-22-2012, 04:29 PM   #2
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I took a razor blade and cleaned all the old gasket off the tail light. I cleaned the little bit of rust off the body and repainted it.

That should be good. Just make sure everything is nice and tight.
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Old 04-23-2012, 09:46 AM   #3
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ok, so no adhesive's required?

looks like this has already done before or do they come glued on from factory... looks like someone just use some hot glue... Almost snapped the tailight trying to take it off! but the passenger side one pretty much fell out as soon as the bolts were loosened...
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Nope, I wouldn't glue it. Those gaskets are supposed to be flexible and move with temperature changes or chassis flex.
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