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Old 05-06-2016, 09:20 PM   #1
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Default Wind Noise - how to quiet it down?

Hey guys, I'm new to this. I recently bought a 1988 Dodge Xplorer Xtra Van.

It's so loud in the coach when driving on the freeway that I can't even talk to the person in the passenger seat at a normal volume.

Do any of you fine folks have any ideas on how I can make it a quieter ride? Most of the noise is wind, from the windows on the driver and passenger doors.

I thought about looking for some of those air deflectors that go around the windows, but I'm really trying to keep it stealthy. I want to make this a stealth camping van, so I don't want to attract a lot of attention. I think those air deflectors might make it stand out and be more noticeable. Plus, I don't even know if those things really work or not anyway, I've never used them.

Any advice?
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Old 05-07-2016, 05:12 PM   #2
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It sounds like the weather stripping that seals the doors and windows needs to be replaced. It's really easy to do, you just need to find the stuff.

https://www.metrommp.com/ is one suggestion I found online. Just search for automotive weather stripping.
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Replacing the weatherstrips is a good idea. If that doesn't do enough then we suggest 3M Thinsulate(TM) noise/thermal insulation engineered for vehicles. PM me for a sample or visit us on ebay: impactproducts | eBay

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