Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-10-2016, 01:50 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
KJcachers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 338
3051S Fantastic Vent won't open!

Anybody else had this problem? Is this just a sticky seal or something on the roof? It's been crazy hot around here but it's been working fine in my driveway up until this week. I had it open last weekend no problem but this weekend it starts then stops.
__________________

__________________
Jason and Karen
2015 Forester 3051S
2016 Ford Fiesta-Toad

https://www.visitedstatesmap.com/image/NCTNVAsm.jpg
KJcachers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2016, 02:04 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: IL
Posts: 875
Hi,

I had a sticky seal for the first year or so on one of my three powered vents, which required shutting it off, letting the motor restore things to a sealed condition, and then trying again. Only once or twice did I have resort to manually turning the crank to break it loose.

The second season, the problem pretty much went away, as I suspect the seal weathered a bit from being exposed, and became less tacky.

FWIW.

Rich phillips
__________________
Rich Phillips
2019 K-2500 Duramax Crew Cab
2014 Silverback 33RL
richp is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
305, fan, vent

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:14 PM.


×