cold door sticks

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Old 12-30-05, 10:39 AM
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cold door sticks

I have a 94 olds & also live in mi & on cold nights it is really hard to get any of the doors open. it's like the black weather strip freeze tight.
Any tips will great.
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Old 12-30-05, 12:59 PM
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Get yourself some silicone grease,NOT CAULK,at your local auto store and follow the directions on the product. Typically,you put a small amout on all the rubber surfaces. Be careful as too much has a way of getting on your clothes.
 
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Old 01-03-06, 08:42 AM
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Living in Canada it happens to us often, especially after washing your truck or car, we use a light coating on the rubber seal of vaseline, its inexpensive and seems to work well, It also keeps the rubber seal plyable, replace of course after washing vehicle.
The above suggestion is great and will work too.
 
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Old 01-03-06, 09:07 AM
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ok many thanks
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Old 01-08-06, 12:21 PM
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If you don't have any of those handy, you can use a cooking spray (like PAM or Mazolla, also to put a light coat on all the rubbers, or Armour All is good too.
 
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Old 01-09-06, 04:36 PM
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Iv'e always used sylicone spray,clean both sufaces with alchahol,spray on a rag and apply to both surfaces (no sticking and no squeaks)
 
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