Ford Mustang (1999-2004) Service Manual: Body Sealer Types And Applications

Liquid Butyl Sealer

HB Fuller E709-19554-B or equivalent meeting Ford Specification ESB-M4G162-A:

  • Does not run.
  • Is fast drying.
  • Remains semi-elastic.
  • Can be used for seam sealing on the floorpan, wheelhouse, body rocker panels, door openings, and drip rails.

Caulking Cord

3M Strip Caulk-Black 051135-08578 or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESB-M4G32-A:

  • Is a heavy-bodied, plastic base with a filler.
  • Is commonly known as perma-gum.
  • Is used on spot-welds holes, around moulding clips, and between surfaces not sealed with a gasket.

Weatherstrip Adhesive

Weatherstrip and Rubber Adhesive E8AZ-19552-A or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESBM2G14- A:

  • Is a quick drying, strong adhesive designed to hold weatherstripping onto all body panels and surrounding metal.

Silicone Lubricant

Silicone Lubricant C0AZ-19553-AA meeting Ford specification ESR-M13P4-A:

  • Is used to keep the door and the window weatherstrip pliable and soft.
  • Should be applied to the weatherstrip at every lubrication period.
  • Makes the door easier to close.
  • Retards weatherstrip squeaks.
  • Retards weatherstrip wear.
  • Helps retain door window alignment by reducing friction between the glass frame and the rubber weatherstrip.
  • Should not be used prior to painting.
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