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I've been using dielectric grease because it's supposed to be 100% silicone grease. I'm getting conflicting information on what to use now. Not to mention that it's a pain to apply.

What's everyone else using?:coffeetime:
 

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I hit mine with Aerospace 303 whenever I detail my car. Good stuff! :thumbsup3:
 

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I have a bottle of it but I have not tried it on the weatherstripping yet. Does it keep it pliable?
So far, so good! I wipe it on with a cloth and it soaks right in.
 

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I use dieletic also but have been told peanut butter works,not sure I want to encourage the squirrls to feast on my weather stripping.
They prefer the chunky type. Stick to smooth and you'll be good to go.
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I been using the silicone grease from NAPA. Dielectric? its rubber theres no electricity there.Besides the cost of that stuff you can probably get two tubes from NAPA.
 

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So far we discussed the following options.

1.) Dielectric grease
2.) Aerospace 303
3.) Honda Shin-Etsu lubricant
4.) Peanut butter regular and Crunchy :D
5.) Silicon grease from NAPA

On a detailer forum that I go to. They are almost excessive compulsive when it comes to using products such as dielectric grease.

6.) Food grade silicon grease.
7.) Divers Silicon grease.
8.) gummi pflege
9.) Krytox by DuPont
10.) NAPA Sil-Glyde Catalog # 765-1351 (might be the same as #5 above?)
11.) Lexol Vinylex

Some of the guys are saying that dielectric grease can damage the rubber because it's not 100% silicon and contains petroleum distillates which attacks rubber. It's really hard to say since GM recommends it.

I'm just doing my research so I can decide on my long term solution and offer other people down the road my findings.

Thanks!
 

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There's also a bit of debate regarding the use of KY Jelly.

I use the diver's silicone grease.
 

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