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Best seal for de-wiper rear

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by dancupra225, Dec 15, 2012.

  1. dancupra225
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    Just de-wiper my s3 and got a bung from scrappy but not big enough anyone know what cars or what bung to get ?
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    i used the bung and a little silicone filler stuff cant notice it had no leaks
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    Thats what I done black.silicone on front and inside to seal the back end of it weather it does the job

    Well with the rain we h save soon find out
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    Not sure if the holes the right size, but on the Scirocco I did it using an aluminium headset top-cap from a mountain-bike. Penny washer on the other side of the glass and bolt through with a squeeze of sealant or an o-ring to seal it up. Works well, looks good and cost sod all (plain black one's about £3 from halfords iirc, I had one lying around.) Gotta say it's not as subtle as A3-lee's suggestion though, that is nice looking.

    Edit, this is what it is if you're not familiar with bike stuff:
    Halfords | Halfords Aheadset Top Cap & Bolt - 1 1/8"
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    How about a rear wiper motor? They seal the hole perfectly and double as a way of cleaning the window of water, Win/Win
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    I have tinted windows hate rear wipers, pointless in.my eyes
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    So have sorted one just seeing if anyone else has
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    Sigh... Mine came de wipered, and I hate it. I'm getting a wiper fitted this week and the bung that's in there looks pretty good.

    Will get pics.
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    I'll do pics later as raining here still
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