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Old July 17th, 2018, 08:54   #61
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I've since heard that as being a leak source on the Alltrack as well, so don't feel bad it seems VW hasn't learned from previous errors, which is par for the course.
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Old July 17th, 2018, 19:21   #62
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there are silicone sprays, not caulking.
Silicone spray would cause it to leak more, I think, but not sure if the caulking would have the same effect.

A safe and effective maintenance chemical is https://www.amazon.com/nextzett-9148.../dp/B004B8GTQG
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Seeing jasons real issue was the drain tubes at the bottom end of the door, my comment on any spray obviously isn't going to help him.

On a side note the drivers door window weather seal creaks like a mofo. From the inside I can push on the upper rear of the window and it's crazy loud, so annoying while driving. The sound goes away if it drop the window 1/4 inch.

Only solution I've found is using wurth or that Gummi Phledge to the underside channel of the window seal, it quiets it down for a month or two, then I've been just reapplying.
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