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Pete 67
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Re: Butyl Tape Replacement

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Originally Posted by hydro462 View Post
I had a local windshield shop install mine in my 69 el Camino. They used the black urethane in a cocking gun. They told me its the only way this should be done because the windshield is part of the overall structure in these cars.. Best $150 I ever spent! I would of had that stuff all over the place!! LOL....
Urethane is a much stronger bond than butyl, but they are incorrect when they say the windshield is a structural piece of the car. That is true on most newer vehicles, but not on Chevelles or most classics.

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