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I've heard putting grease along the weather stripping helps some, but is there a good technique anyone knows on how to keep our doors from freezing shut?
 

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WD40 the weather stripping. Find out where It is getting stuck. If its the lock freezing then there isn't to much preventative measures you can do.
 

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Good ole vaselin or a cheap car cover may help, i hate it when i see people tugging on their door handles trying to open them. I run warm water over mine if they get stuck to bad but being a spyder i keep my weatherstripping lubed always!!:)
 

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silicone grease can help with the weather stripping, but honestly if it's iced over then it's iced over. if it's the door latch, flood it with spray silicone lube a few times and latch/unlatch it a bunch with a screw driver shaft.
 

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whatever you do, don't try to pull it open with the door handle. Mine was frozen shut and it snapped off while I was trying to open it.
 

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Blow torch :dunno:
 

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Chapstick works.
 

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whatever you do, don't try to pull it open with the door handle. Mine was frozen shut and it snapped off while I was trying to open it.
I have done this before, luckily it didn't break, just the little snap in part came off. So now if my door is frozen, I just pull the handle, while getting my fingers between the door and car and pull the door.
 

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I vote for the car cover...especially for such a nice car.


I should try it myself when we're gonna have snow, I have one lying around that will probably fit the car.

That happened to me a couple times.. I don't think it was the latch. Maybe prying the door metal with something plastic instead of yanking on the handle.
 

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I wouldn't recommend a car cover at all if you want to keep the paint in good shape, I bought one because of my cat sleeping on my car all the time and tracking dirt all over.
But when I got it she still slept on the roof rubbing the cover around causing a million scratches. So if the cover gets irritated it could mess up the paint.

On the original topic, Here in Georgia it snows about once a year, no problems opening doors. :yum:
 
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