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Weathertech Window Deflectors 2009 VW Rabbit

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by OZ-T, Feb 11, 2013.

  1. Feb 11, 2013 at 9:51 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Has anyone installed these on a VW Rabbit ? I tried to install them yesterday on my MIL's car and they seemed extremely tight , much moreso than the ones I put on my Tacoma .

    I ensured they were seated correctly , but upon raising the DS window the first time , the end tab fractured and I ended up picking pieces of it out of the weatherstrip

    I double checked the fitiment numbers etc and they are the correct model
     
  2. Feb 12, 2013 at 12:24 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    anybody ?
     
  3. Feb 13, 2013 at 12:29 PM
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    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    last bump
     
  4. Feb 13, 2013 at 6:10 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Dear Douchebag , this is in the General Automobile section

    Thank you for not asking for it to be locked though , you must have turned over a new leaf

    Hooray
     
  5. Feb 13, 2013 at 6:15 PM
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    jtav2002 Kenny Fuckin Powers

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    Perhaps a defect from the factory that just doesn't fit properly?
     
  6. Feb 13, 2013 at 6:18 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    I'm going to email them tonight
     
  7. Feb 20, 2013 at 9:22 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Well to end this thread , their response is that they " don't warranty installation " and best they can do is sell me another set of fronts at 30% off
     
  8. Feb 20, 2013 at 9:26 PM
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    Fightnfire

    Fightnfire Recklessly tired

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    Ugh brutal, I have Weathertech floor mats but went EGR for the deflectors. Doesn't make me feel very good about Weathertech service.
     
  9. Feb 20, 2013 at 9:27 PM
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    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    I can understand the reason for not warrantying DIY installations but I'm kinda pissed off too because I did everything properly and have installed these before
     
  10. Feb 20, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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    Fightnfire Recklessly tired

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    Were they not open at all to the idea of an out of spec set? That kind of stuff pisses me off, I'd call an 800 number and get a supervisor on the line. Let him know I'm not some dumbass and have installed these before. etc.
     
  11. Feb 20, 2013 at 9:35 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] Did you get your precious photos ?

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    He said they have had zero instances of an out of spec set getting out of quality control from the plant
     
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