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Old 06-28-2012, 09:09 AM
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Originally Posted by ZeGerman View Post
I can confirm that hot glue guns do NOT work for door panels. The glue only lasts for a little while before separating again, which is why I've done mine twice. 2nd time around I used a 2-part epoxy.
Ive been rebuilding.. (yes, rebuilding) dove grey panels.
Some sick, twisted, closet-case, MF'r used about 2 POUNDS of hot glue
in a futile attempt to "glue" these door, and rear panels back together.

(Have pics somewhere.. going to make a panel rehab thread.)

I would hate to think a upholstery shop would do this.

I tried the A/B epoxy.. Gets too stiff, brittle with age.
I found Black RTV works magic.

Mine is a little different.. But, it looks like this.
Originally Posted by cj.surr View Post
I don't have to read the username on these posts to know who wrote it.

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Last edited by bmw-mania; 06-28-2012 at 09:11 AM.
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