Frozen Van Doors

courtesy of Bob, The Auto Answer Man


Bob,
My sliding van doors freeze up in cold weather. The locks open. However, the doors will not slide to open. Do you have any hints on how to prevent and treat this? I would appreciate any ideas.
Kathy

Kathy,
It sounds like you have moisture (water) on your door seals that is freezing. You may want to try a thin coat of a clear grease to help stop that. If the door seals are completely saturated with moisture, then the next best thing would be to replace them.
Good Luck!
Drive Safely!
Bob, The Auto Answer Man


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