A seal leak about the windows of your automobile can be disappointing. But, it happens to many vehicles, especially with age. The urethane sealant wears down and cracks, causing a leak at the glass edge. First, you need to locate the leak. Then, you can fix it by resealing the leak using fresh urethane sealer.
Things You'll Need
- Urethane sealant
- Trim removal tool
- Water/water hose
- Lint-free towel
Run water over the window to locate the area on the window that is leaking.
Pry up the window seal with a trim removal tool. Wedge the tool underneath the trim and pry it up.
Clean the glass edge with soap and water with a sponge and dry it with a clean, lint-free towel.
Apply a bead of urethane sealant to the glass edge and press the window trim down against the urethane sealant.
Let the urethane cure for 24 hours.
- "Auto Body Repair Technology - 5th Edition;" James E. Duffy, Cengage Learning; 2009
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