Glue or something for rear quarter panel-

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Glue or something for rear quarter panel-

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Hello!

I on my way to replace a rear quarter panel and wonder what type of glue to use between the outer an inner panel? Original there was a thick layer of red foam similar glue. It has to build up a realy thick layer to tighten a gap between the panels.

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Re: Glue or something for rear quarter panel-

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Use a few hefty dollops of polyurethane adhesive for a lasting seal, or silicone sealant for something more removable.
Either will bridge a gap, as the dollop flattens.
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Good stuff.
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Just a shame Citroen didn't use it (or enough of it) otherwise there would be a few more bx's surviving.
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