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    ?? about sealing doors up

    i've got the front doors in my explorer all stripped down right now. is it really necessary to weld metal plates over the holes, or can i just do double layers of deadener or something? thing is, i'm not a welder and its kind of a pain to get plates welded over the holes, plus it would be permanent (what if my window falls off the track or something?)

    how far down do i need to strip it? do i need to remove the window, track, motor assembly, or would i not really notice a difference from leaving a few really hard to get to places undeadened?



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    haha, i used deadener, but thats kind of ghetto, you can use a lexan or plexi, or even aluminum flashing, or mdf



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    duct tape ftw?



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    Hahaha, NO!

    Don't do it


    Well, actually you can do whatever you want to, i just wouldn't reccomend it

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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    i was just kidding. actually though it wouldnt be too bad an idea, cut out plates to fit over the holes and tape the **** out of em. if you can't duct it, **** it. i dont want to weld anything, and if i seal it up, i can't very well hold a nut on the backside to bolt it down.



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    duct tape would work good....

    duct tape plexi over the holes, and then deaden over the whole thing when you're through to hold everything in place




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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    can i get plexi at like lowes? jigsaw is fine to use on that right?



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    Liquid nails and 1/4 inch masonite.




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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    yeah, you can get it at lowes

    jigsaw or a dremel will be fine

    you might want to flash the edges afterwards if you use a jigsaw




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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    i like the masonite idea, would that be more solid than plexi/duct tape? will the liquid nails adhere to the metal?



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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    I got liquid nails to adhere to metal...Im deadening my doors today at work...I'll take some pictures.




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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    i think the reason plexi is usually recommended is because it's waterproof.

    your window seals drain through the doors, it's a wet environment in there




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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    plexi/duct tape it is then, heading to lowe's now. thanks everybody, i'll get some pictures up later.



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    Cool man, can't wait to see


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    Re: ?? about sealing doors up

    im also i the process of deadening my doors. I deadened all around the major holes. Im just waiting ot go over to my grandpas so he can cut out the MDF BUt i was wondering if 1/2" was to thick, and should i use liquid nails to adhere the mdf to the frame?



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