Category Archives: How To

How To Determine the Gap Size on your Weatherstrip

When it comes to your classic car, truck or hot rod Steele has weatherstripping for all applications. For a lot of vehicles, there are OEM replacements that fit like originals and you can simply order those, install them and you’re all sealed up and ready to go! But some folks have a car that didn’t

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How to Glue Automotive Weatherstrip the Right Way

Weatherstripping is not a fun or sexy part of auto restoration but adds a lot to the look and functionality of your vehicle! Using quality products and installing them properly can ensure that your interior is protected from the elements, that your vehicle looks good and you have a nice quiet ride for many years

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Danny discusses When to Replace Rubber Seals

On this episode of My Classic Car Danny Agosta, of Steele Rubber Products, shows when to replace your rubber seals and weatherstripping. Danny also discusses the Custom Catalog and how to determine gap size using Silly Putty and Saran Wrap.

Door Weatherstrip Install Tips for Cars, Trailers and RVs

The Performance TV crew visits Steele Rubber Products to discover some tips on installing rubber parts. Danny Agosta and host Robert Ahern replace the door weatherstrip on a 1977 Monte Carlo, door seals on a Winnebago Driver’s Door & trailer side door & drop gate seals. Parts used for these projects: Monte Carlo – 60-0715-72

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