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Old 07-21-2002, 20:04   #1 (permalink)
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Lightbulb AUII/AUIII Front Window Chatter

Driving the work fairmont has made me think of a possible solution about the infamous AU window chatter most of us are getting.

It seems the work Fairmont doesn't make the noise, i'm thinking this is due to the window tint and it makes the window just that tad thicker and covered my a film that it may just be the answer to the chatter problem.

Anyone Tinted their windows and experiencing the chatter?

If this is the solution i'm going to Solace asap and going the metal film jobbie.
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Old 07-21-2002, 20:11   #2 (permalink)
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mine isn't tinted and it chatters.
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I'm tinted and get a little bit of chatter, but not a lot.
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Old 07-21-2002, 21:07   #4 (permalink)
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Sorry Gaz, got the tint and the chatter, though I don't know wether mine is bad or not without a benchmark.
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Old 07-22-2002, 01:18   #5 (permalink)
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I thought that only the series 1's did that. My S1 forte has tinted windows (tint a car) and does not make a sound
Drove it home last night after being in the holden and ford show display and got up to 175 about 3 kays from home and still no noise at all
Maybe the tint does help
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The work S2 AU's do chatter and i investigated it and found that if you push the inner door seal at the top of the door in a little, the problem disappears
Try some hydroseal or no more gaps.
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dont think my chatters.......what do u mean?

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Guys spray the window chanels with silicone spray,its part of a service at my place.Very common problem
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mine are tinted too. chatter like crazy just adds music to the rest of the rattles and squeeks.service spray mine with silicone spray to solves problem till you wash the vehicle

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No probs for AP's car in this regard. I have tint.
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Don't quite know what the 'chatter' refers to, but my AUII has tint and, other than road noise, it's as quiet as.
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