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Old 11-11-2018, 07:36 PM   #1
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Sunseeker 2420MSF - new owner issues

We recently bought a 2018 2420MSF. There seems to be a lot of noise from the cabin door while driving. Also, Toilet door seems too loose. Anyone else experience this? In fact, would like to hear from any other 2420MSF owners -
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Old 11-12-2018, 07:47 AM   #2
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Our coach door is quiet, the counter extension was the culprit in our coach.A very strong magnet cured that . Good luck !
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Thanks, Geeman53. Although, since you have the 2250slec vs my 2420msf, Im not sure they would have the same issues??
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The passenger should become a detective .
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I lithium greased all the door hinges and the majority of the door noise has disappeared on our 2420MSF. I am intrigued by the magnet idea though. Please explain more about what you did.

We really like our coach, especially the floorplanin the way the shower/vanity/wardrobe is separated from the toilet.

So far so good, just a few warranty items being addressed now in preparation for next year's travels.
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Old 11-18-2018, 08:52 AM   #6
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We have a counter extension near the coach entrance with two noisy springs that made traveling on very bumpy roads a pain . One strong,small industrial magnet locks down the extension ,hence no movement and quiet. If you have a stove burner cover , that is also a noise maker. A kitchen towel between the cover and the burners stopped that noise . A quiet coach is wonderful !
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Magnet fix was by geeman. Thank you for your reply. Dealer is still working on our door. I presume you have an awning on your rig? Is it possible there is some aero-dynamic interaction with the door and the way the awning is situated - that it would 'pull' the door out under speed?
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Magnet fix was by geeman. Thank you for your reply. Dealer is still working on our door. I presume you have an awning on your rig? Is it possible there is some aero-dynamic interaction with the door and the way the awning is situated - that it would 'pull' the door out under speed?


Hello, I am curious about an update on your door issue? Was the dealer able to fix it? What did they do for it?
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Old 03-05-2019, 10:23 PM   #9
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speaking of noise

I have noticed that a lot of noise when driving comes from the exhaust fan when the wind hits it. Any ideas on this?
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I have noticed that a lot of noise when driving comes from the exhaust fan when the wind hits it. Any ideas on this?
Which fan? I usually keep the fans closed when driving. Even closed the bathroom exhaust fan still can be noisy...
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