Originally Posted by Vice
The gaskets are pretty flat. I did see a video of a guy that stuffed surgical tubing inside the the gasket to plump it up which Iíd try but itís kind of torn by the step so I think Iíll just get new ones. One one of my other vans the gaskets would always stick to the body in the winter. I think they were cleaned with some kind of solvent and would absorb water and freeze and then stick. I had to buy new ones
I did this on my Excursion some years back, and it made a significant difference on how well the doors shut, a reduction in noise, and a reduction in dust entering the vehicle.