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My rubber keeps falling off...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by ERdept, Jul 20, 2008.

  1. Jul 20, 2008 at 10:48 PM
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    ERdept

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    The rear window slider, when slid back open, then back to closed again, causes the rubber gasket/seal to roll off and twist up in itself.

    Anyone have this problem and if so, what did you do to fix it?
     
  2. Jul 20, 2008 at 11:03 PM
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    EquinsuOcha

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    First of all, your thread title is hilarious.

    Secondly, I see you have an '08 and my suggestion would be (assuming you're still under warranty) to take it to the dealer. I had the same problem and the dealer fixed it lickety-split.
     
  3. Jul 21, 2008 at 6:43 AM
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    Jester182

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    +1 for the title lol :D
     
  4. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:18 AM
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    piercedtiger

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    Maybe you need less lube?
     
  5. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:21 AM
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    tigerfan00

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    or a snugger fitting rubber?
     
  6. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:31 AM
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    4x4x4trd

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    That's a nice way of putting it. :cool:

    Dealer for sure.
     
  7. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:32 AM
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    piercedtiger

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    ah yes... It's usually best to get a rubber of the proper size for the hole in question.
     
  8. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:35 AM
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    tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Thor

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    agreed...its much safer that way
     
  9. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:36 AM
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    eordonez

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    this thread went downhill very very fast LMAO
     
  10. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:38 AM
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    its hard to go downhill when the title started at the bottom :D


    and hey...lets be honest...if it werent for gutters...our minds would be homeless :D
     
  11. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 AM
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    yeah i guess you are right man :D:D
     
  12. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:44 AM
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    wiscdave

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    Try some of those spam emails we always get to make your unit bigger and let us know how that turns out. Hopefully, after working on your unit you can keep your rubber from falling off.
     
  13. Jul 21, 2008 at 10:03 AM
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    piercedtiger

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    I hate twisted rubbers as much as the next guy so have you tried jamming something in there to hold it in place? Or maybe some rubber cement?

    I honestly can visualize wtf you're talking about anyway... Guess I've been spending too much time away from my truck. :(
     
  14. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:10 PM
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    OW!


    I just don't know what to say...

    and now I can think of TOO much to say, but won't :p
     
  15. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:12 PM
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    Definately an eye-catching title....but you definately want to fix the rubber or something might be able to get in...or out...
     
  16. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:29 PM
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    get rid of the magnums and go to regs :D:D:D
     
  17. Jul 21, 2008 at 2:26 PM
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  18. Jul 21, 2008 at 2:33 PM
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  19. Jul 21, 2008 at 4:03 PM
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    Yeah, you should check with nd. He's been battling this problem for a while now. :eek:
     
  20. Jul 21, 2008 at 4:13 PM
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    Truer word have not been spoken !! :D
     
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