K5 Rear Window sash to window install??

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  1. 73k5blazer

    73k5blazer Unplug the matrix cable from the back of your head Premium Member

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    I'm installing a new window sash on my K5 endgate window, does anybody have a recommended procedure for installing the sash to the bottom of the window?
    I bought the sash "filler" (really just a thin piece of rubber that runs the lenght of the sash) with the sash, but when I put it in with the window, the window still isn't tight in the sash. The nasty old rusted sash I spent two hours getting off the window look like it had some glue or caulk or rtv or something in there.
    Does anybody know the right way?
     
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    go to savage auto (KOI) and ask them for windshield glass adhesive, it's a tar like substance and it will not come loose for anything. Best stuff I have used on windows.
     
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    So You use an adhesive? What happens if the window breaks, how you get the sash from the window, without destroying it? Just pry all the pieces loose carfully?
     

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