Replacement parts were not correct

A quick learner from Fruita Colorado says:
I ordered parts 58-111 and 79-030 on 2/4/16 (ship to Mynette Foley Western Valley Family Practice 281 N Plum St Fruita CO 81521) and installed them on the door. I think that these parts did not fit correctly. Need assistance to get the correct replacement parts. Bristles on 79-030 were not long enough about 1/8" too short. For 58-111 the bristles were much narrower and barely filled the gap between the doors. Photos are of the new parts installed showing the problems. Also included a photo of both the old and new door weather strips.
User submitted photos of commercial door weatherstripping.
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Dave Sr. from SWISCO responded:
Both the 79-030 and 58-111 are standard in the industry. The 58-111 is actually a genuine Kawneeer part. I would suggest using some small washers (the manufacturer sometimes uses a type of small rubber O ring) to pack out the 79-030 face plate. The 58-111 weather stripping it is spring loaded. If you were to loosen up the screws it should spring out to close the gap between the doors.
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