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The 2021 Black, Elite and Touring models have a different driver side window glass part number than the lower trims.

Could the side glass be acoustical on the upper trims? If so, I may replace my driver door glass.

Just a theory, I had a rental Touring model for a while and did not hear any of the wind noise that I do on my SE.
 

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The 2021 Black, Elite and Touring models have a different driver side window glass part number than the lower trims.

Could the side glass be acoustical on the upper trims? If so, I may replace my driver door glass.

Just a theory, I had a rental Touring model for a while and did not hear any of the wind noise that I do on my SE.
The side windows are acoustical. I just proved my point. The Touring does not allow the wind turbulence to be heard in the cabin. Exactly what I experienced.
 

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The side windows are acoustical. I just proved my point. The Touring does not allow the wind turbulence to be heard in the cabin. Exactly what I experienced.
Yea I remember seeing that... the question is can you just replace the glass itself or does it require new tracks, seals, a different motor if it's heavier, etc.
 

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Yea I remember seeing that... the question is can you just replace the glass itself or does it require new tracks, seals, a different motor if it's heavier, etc.
No other new parts. Lower trims have ACG Temperline glass. Upper trims have ACG Lamisafe. I am replacing my drivers door glass ASAP.
 

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No other new parts. Lower trims have ACG Temperline glass. Upper trips have ACG Lamisafe. I am replacing my drivers door glass ASAP.
That's good info!
Please let us know what your final cost for replacement is.
 

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Reduced cancer risk!
What a selling point!
 

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Excellent info! For sure, come back and let us know what the cost was. I can see this being a popular upgrade if it's not cost prohibitive.
 
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Excellent info! For sure, come back and let us know what the cost was. I can see this being a popular upgrade if it's not cost prohibitive.
The saga continues. The Honda part for the acoustic glass on a Pilot Touring, Black, Elite is showing discontinued. More research needed..
 

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The saga continues. The Honda part for the acoustic glass on a Pilot Touring, Black, Elite is showing discontinued. More research needed..
It's not like a broken glass gets replaced with OEM. Not surprised.
 

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The 2021 Black, Elite and Touring models have a different driver side window glass part number than the lower trims.

Could the side glass be acoustical on the upper trims? If so, I may replace my driver door glass.

Just a theory, I had a rental Touring model for a while and did not hear any of the wind noise that I do on my SE.
Have you found instructions on how to replace the glass yet?
 

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Is there a difference in thickness between the two types?
The OP said in one of his earliest replies that there are no other new parts (tracks, motor, etc.), which leads me to believe the thickness is the same or negligibly different.
 
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