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Old 06-12-2013, 02:12 PM
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Location: Snohomish, WA
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I used the 3M bedding compound on mine. It's not too difficult to do, and it is what the FSM says to do, so I did it. Getting the tip under the rubber to start is a bit of a pain, but once you get it in there, dragging it around while gunning in the goo isn't too difficult. You can use a razor to remove excess compound that oozes out on the glass, and a credit card works reasonable well on the painted portions, then you just follow up with some mineral spirits and a rag to eliminate the remeaining residue.
- K.C.Adams

'77 300D Euro Delivery
OM617 turbo / 4-speed swap
404 Milanbraun Metallic / 134 Dattel MB-Tex

Current status:
* Undergoing body work

My '77 300D progress thread

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