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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 14th, 13, 12:04 PM Thread Starter
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1966 chevelle weatherstripping

I am getting ready to order my weatherstripping for my 66.I see a lot of people use soft seal,but i was looking to see what other products people have used?Metro,soft seal,trim parts. Good and bad things with each product.I will need to order the complete kit,also where you bought it.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 14th, 13, 12:44 PM
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Re: 1966 chevelle weatherstripping

Softseal works well for most everything. Metro makes a softer door seal which you won't have to break-in. I use Softseal on everything and it took a year or so for the door seals to allow the door to close with 2 fingers.
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Metro. I purchase mine through Hinshaw's Chevelle in NC, James is a great resource for parts and information.

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Re: 1966 chevelle weatherstripping

Years ago Softseal seemed not so soft so I switched to Metro. Nice stuff and I was happy with it but a few years ago a customer bought a Softseal kit for his car and brought it to me to use on his car. Much to my surprise it was a lot softer than they used to be so I've been using Softseal ever since. You can't go wrong with either but I would lean toward Softseal.

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