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Old 05-12-2013, 09:01 AM   #1
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weather strip issue

Has anyone had any issues with the weather striping falling off when you open the door?

It seems like every day my wife comes in and tells me something else going wrong with the car. We're going to make a list and take it to the dealer.

From what I recall we have:
Front end rattle
Transmission jerky
Nav/mft constantly freaking out, going blank, or losing information on screen
weather striping coming down


She really likes the car, but all these little issue are getting on my nerves!


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Old 05-12-2013, 12:24 PM   #2
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Yes, there is another thread about this, I'll find a link. Essentially, it's from hitting it when you get in the car.
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Old 05-12-2013, 01:06 PM   #3
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is this the piece of weatherstrip your talking abouthttp://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=287228 its from rubbing it when you get in or out of car,its a wear item not covered by warranty
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Old 05-12-2013, 05:58 PM   #4
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is this the piece of weatherstrip your talking abouthttp://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=287228 its from rubbing it when you get in or out of car,its a wear item not covered by warranty
this isn't true in every case. the dealer replaced mine under warranty no question.
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Old 05-12-2013, 06:52 PM   #5
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Most dealers won't give you hell if you're under warranty
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Old 05-12-2013, 07:36 PM   #6
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That's the same piece I'm talking about, but not the same place. It's coming down up by the head liner.
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Old 05-13-2013, 08:04 AM   #7
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Push it back on and quit grabbing it getting in and out. that fails try some contact cement. Be pro active.
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That's the same piece I'm talking about, but not the same place. It's coming down up by the head liner.
Hi segen77,

Do you have any update on your weatherstripping concern? If you need my assistance, send me a PM with your VIN, dealer, mileage, daytime phone number, and full name; I'll look into some options.

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Exactly, I used GE moisture/mold resistant clear bathroom caulking on a buddies 2012 5-door Ti.
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