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Old Dec 16th, 2013, 03:28 PM
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OEM Roof Rack Removal - Weather Stripping

I want to non-permanently remove my OEM roof rack; do I need to do anything about the holes I created in the weather stripping through it's installation?

Will nature get in the holes and hurt my car?

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Old Dec 16th, 2013, 05:40 PM
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Here is the Mini roof rack fitting instructions

The roof rack came with four plugs that fit in the holes - see below. If you don't have those, a dealer can order more, though they aren't cheap, about $C20 a set.
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Old Dec 18th, 2013, 12:27 PM
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Awesome thanks, this answer has been impossible to find for some time. I bought the rack used, so must not have gotten the plugs with them. I'll contact my dealer and try and get them this week!
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