Careful, they don't specify which model Spitfire the hardtop trim is for.
Better make certain that they carry the seal for the earlier Spitfires. My
guess is they don't -- but I hope I'm wrong. It would make a lot of people
happy (myself included) if a source for these seals could be found.
Jeff in San Diego
'67 RHD Spitfire Mk3 aka "Mrs. Jones"
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----- Original Message -----
From: Vic Whitmore <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Greg Thorsley <Gregory.Thorsley@montage.ca>
Cc: Spitfire List <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2000 6:38 AM
Subject: Re: MKII Rear Window Seal
> Hi, Greg. I ran across a web site in the UK that looks like it might have
> you need to re-seal your hardtop rear window. Check out
> http://www.sportscarsupplies.co.uk. Go to the Spitfire catalogue, select
> and look under Hardtop. You will find the rear seal and a seal insert.
> I hope this helps.
> Vic Whitmore
> 76 Spitfire
> Thornhill, Ontario
> Greg Thorsley wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have asked this before but my mail archive became corrupted and I lost
> > the information that was forwarded so forgive me for posting this
> > question again. I believe that some people have been successful in
> > using a TR3 rear window seal to replace the seal in a MKII hardtop. Is
> > this correct?
> > The MKII seal is no longer available and the one I have is very cracked.
> > Picture of my car.
> > http://www.telusplanet.net/public/gthorsle/spitfire.jpg