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Old 10-25-2004, 09:29 AM   #31
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All these sprays and liners for sound damping, do they smell?
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Old 10-25-2004, 09:44 AM   #32
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with a name like Kerosene, no wonder you ask!
most liquid sound deadeners are water-based and any smell disipates when dry.
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Old 10-25-2004, 12:42 PM   #33
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with a name like Kerosene, no wonder you ask!
most liquid sound deadeners are water-based and any smell disipates when dry.

Ha! Im in a band and also do electronic music on the side. Nothing much but my band name is Kerosene Trewthe.

Kerosene is smelly no doubt.
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i had the liquid eDead v3 stuff and it had a fruity kind of smell for a couple days, and that was just because there were 4-5 THICK layers on the floor pan of my ranger where your feet go. didn't smell that bad though.

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You are on the right track DHF. Maybe take a day or two to strip the interior and use the liquid FatMat on the floors, fender linings, etc. The roof would be great, I don't know how hard that would be though. Enough sound-dampening, and you'll be driving in luxury.

Also, liquid dampen the door panels and outside door skins. And polyfill in between the door panel and inner door skin. That should give you a nice door thud as well.
I had a lot of fiberglass insulation left over from a construction job. I pulled the trunk panels and stuffed every opening with insulation. I put a lot between the wheel wells and body panels. It made a big difference. Lot less road noise and potholes/rough roads are a lot less jarring. Nice thud when closing rear doors.
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I'd add some to the doors too.
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