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Gasket at Trunk & Rear Quarter Panel

Discussion in 'Roadster 2008-2012' started by CAR3NUT, Aug 8, 2020.

  1. CAR3NUT

    CAR3NUT Supporting Member

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    Has anyone added a gasket at the Trunk & Rear Quarter Panel? Every time I take #673 out for a drive and/or run an errand I am amazed at how much dirt and dust collects on top of the PEM, battery top and tops of the rear fender wells. Just thought maybe if a gasket was added along where the trunk lid comes together the rear quarter panels (see attached photo) it would prevent 90% of the dust/dirt which comes in at this joint. I think the right gasket would probably not even be noticeable.
     

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    The vents by the door handles provide a path into that area as well.
     
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    Well, if I had thought about it, you make a good point I didn't think about. :( Forget my idea of a gasket :(
     
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