Water water everywhere

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Water water everywhere

Postby golden wonder » Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:57 pm

Hi All,
I took my viva through a car wash and I may have well have kept the windows down as water came in from both sides :-O. I took it to the garage and they say it needs new rubber door seals for around the door itself. I have seen a link in the other part of the forum to this website

http://www.woolies-trim.co.uk

I have a 1974 Vauxhall Viva HC

Do I need to buy this part http://www.woolies-trim.co.uk/p-1775-ru ... usion.aspx

Or can anyone tell me how to work it out please as I only have 2 and a half brain cells :-). Thanks

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Re: Water water everywhere

Postby viva2300 » Thu Feb 17, 2011 8:48 pm

Hiya
Unfortunately the door rubbers are unavailable from anywhere. To make it even harder, they change to a different profile for the bottom part of the door. I have the same problem with my HC....i cant offer an alternative im afraid.
They sometimes turn up on ebay, but be prepared to pay top dollar for them.
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Re: Water water everywhere

Postby pbottomley » Sun Feb 20, 2011 10:52 am

OR ask uncle Danny our chairman for his customisation fix......Works 100% looks the part but you need to ask him for the details......
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