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#1063525 - 09/13/19 04:36 AM T-Top Weatherstripping  
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Looking for NOS weatherstripping for both sides of the roof of my T-Top SS. Have heard that the aftermarket s aren’t too good . Thanks.

#1063531 - 09/13/19 12:11 PM Re: T-Top Weatherstripping [Re: cgh1]  
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Purchased set this spring from Mike's Monte's. Replaced aftermarkets. Nice improvement in surface and uniformity. Don't exactly match up with the aftermarket door seals, but nothing does.

#1063533 - 09/13/19 04:24 PM Re: T-Top Weatherstripping [Re: cgh1]  
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i Am assuming the weatherstripping from Mike’s is aftermarket? How difficult was it to install? We’re you replacing original seals or aftermarket?

Thanks

#1063535 - 09/13/19 06:55 PM Re: T-Top Weatherstripping [Re: cgh1]  
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Cory,
I installed, a few years ago, aftermarket ones and had to use glue to hold it in shape.
The seals I bought recently this spring from Mikes were the one attaching to the outside t-top rails; sealing to the top of the windows.
In original GM packaging.
As with many GM parts, there is a left and right, but very similar.
I didn't use any adhesive.
He has a variety of original / NOS parts.
You have to ask - he often assumes those calling are wanting the less expensive reproduction parts.
Gordon

#1063547 - 09/15/19 12:26 PM Re: T-Top Weatherstripping [Re: AkronAero]  
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I did see some NOS t top seals on ebay last night.


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#1063554 - 09/15/19 11:38 PM Re: T-Top Weatherstripping [Re: cgh1]  
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Thanks for the replies. I went on ebay and the only NOS t-top weather-stripping I see is for the seals that go on the t-top panel. I am looking for the t-top weather-stripping that goes on the body . Up the B-pillar around the t-top opening and down the A-Pillar. I'll give Mike a call and see if he has any NOS weather-stripping or if he knows who may be sitting on a pair of them. I am sure someone has a pair collecting dust somewhere.


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