Tailgate Weatherstrip Replacement

1.Remove the tailgate weatherstrip (A) by pulling out on it.

2.Clean the bonding surface around the tailgate flange with alcohol.

 

3.Apply sealant (Cemedine P/N 08712-0004, or equivalent) (B) in the groove around all of the tailgate weatherstrip.

4.Locate the painted alignment mark (C) on the tailgate weatherstrip. Align the painted mark with the alignment tab in the center of the tailgate opening, and install the weatherstrip. Make sure it's seated completely and facing in the direction shown. Make sure there are no wrinkles in the weatherstrip.

5.Check for water leaks.