4-171. BACK WINDOW REPLACEMENT (Continued).
e. While the assistant holds the glass firmly in
f. Continue pulling the cord until it is free from the
place, pull one end of the cord, forcing the lip of the
weather-strip and the lip of the entire weather-strip is over
weather-strip up and over the flange of the opening.
the flange of the opening.
4-172. VENT GLASS REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Mechanical Window Press
Door Trim Panel Removed
Sandpaper, Fine (Appendix D, Item 38)
General Safety Instructions
Rubber Lubricant (Appendix D, Item 24)
CAUTION: Always wear heavy gloves
Glass Channel Filler
when handling glass to minimize the
Curbside Glass (20264743)
risk of injury.
Streetside Glass (20264744)
a. Using an oil can or similar means, squirt rubber
lubricant (Appendix D, Item 24) solvent on the
tar paper line filler (1) all around the glass
channel (2) or frame to soften the old seal.
b. When the seal has softened, remove the glass
(3) and old filler from the channel (2).
a. Thoroughly clean the inside of the glass channel
(2) with sand-paper (Appendix D, Item 38) to
remove all rust and foreign matter.
Usually the following procedure is done
with a mechanical window press.
b. Cut the new piece of glass channel filler (1) 2
d. Squeeze together the doubled ends of the filler
inches (51mm) longer than required.
(1) which project beyond the edge of the glass
c. Place the filler (1) soapstoned side of filler away
e. Brush the inner channel (4) with soap solution.
from glass, evenly around and over the edge of
the glass (3) that will be inserted into the
Do not use grease or oil.