Replaces

1984-96 Chevy Corvette Hatch Weatherstrip Seal Rear - 1AWST00059

Part Details

  • Front or Rear Location: Rear

This Chevy Corvette rear window hatch seal is a new, aftermarket replacement weatherstrip that has the following specifications:

 

  • Fits rear window hatch
  • Brand new in the package
  • High quality reproduction
  • Made to strict quality control standards
  • Seals the rear glass hatch on Coupe models
  • Excellent reproduction of the original seal, that fits correctly

If your weatherstripping is causing leaks allowing damaging rain and irritating wind in, then this seal is for you. Why not replace your old, hardened, rotted seal with this new, ready to install weatherstrip and bring back the luster to your modern day muscle car - The CHEVY CORVETTE!!

Item Condition: New

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Disconnecting the Battery (0:48)
    • Disconnect the negative battery cable with an 8mm wrench
  2. step : Removing the Hatch Seal (0:55)
    • Remove the Phillips head screws from the rear hatch trim panel
    • Pull off the rear hatch trim panel
    • Loosen the Phillips screws from the remaining hatch trim panels
    • Pull off the hatch seal by hand
  3. step : Preparing the Hatch (2:37)
    • Clean the hatch seal channel with a shop vacuum
    • Clean the hatch seal channel with soapy water
    • Clean the hatch seal channel with mineral spirits
    • Scrape off any adhesive residue with a razor blade
  4. step : Installing the New Hatch Seal (3:59)
    • Unclip the hatch supports at the top
    • Have an assistant hold the hatch up
    • Position the seal
    • Push the hatch supports into place
    • Feed the hatch seal into the channel
    • Apply weatherstrip adhesive to the seal channel
    • Push the seal into the channel
    • Push the trim panels into place
    • Tighten the Phillips screws into the trim panels
    • Apply silicone lubricant to the hatch seal
    • Close the hatch
    • Keep the hatch closed to compress the seal
  5. step : Reconnecting the Battery (7:08)
    • Reconnect the negative battery cable with an 8mm wrench

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Assistant
  • Razor Blade / Gasket Scraper

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Soapy Water
  • Sponge
  • Mineral Spirits
  • Gasket Adhesive
  • Cloth Rags

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Phillips Head Screwdriver

  • Specialty Tools

  • Vacuum

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Weather stripping for 1995 corvette.
The weatherstrip main rear seal came in the box with no information or part specs. After spending an hour trying to get the seal to fit with no success I decided to measure the two seals and came to the conclusion that the seal I purchased from 1A Auto was 3 inchs too long. After calling the company and speaking to a ref they wanted me to take pictures of measurements of both the old seal in the news seal and send them to them so they could make me a new seal. Too much time and too much effort to put into something that's supposed to be GM manufacturer spec. I end up shipping the seal back and getting a refund
September 6, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Response from 1A Auto
Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you were unhappy with the part you received. We strive for 100% customer satisfaction and see that a refund has already been issued to your account for the weatherstrip seal. If we can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.
September 7, 2018
Christa R
Hatch weatherstripping
I followed the direction of the video, and with alittle patience had it installed. Without their video I would been lost.
July 10, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Just what my 89 corvette needs
This hatch back gasket is just what my corvette needs to Renue it's waterproofing ability. Mine's toast. Thanks 1aauto
April 2, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
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Vehicle Fit

Year Make Model Description
1984-1996Chevy Corvette Chevy Corvette Coupe Hatch Weatherstrip Seal Rear

This part replaces:

  • Metro Moulded Parts IS-TK 8496
Part #: 1AWST00059


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How-to Video:

(07:23 min)