Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-24-2015, 07:16 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Chillbilly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 127
What Can I Do ??

Just one year ago I purchased my Forest River Rockwood 5th wheel. When we took delivery, I noticed and had the dealer replace some of the screw covers around the slides which were cracking apart. I wanted them to replace all but they were selective and only replaced the ones which were actually broken. Today I noticed that all the other screw covers, especially around the roof and above the awning are all craking and breaking apart. I always keep the trailer under a carport which has open sides, front and back for good ventilation, but still keeps it shaded. I think old material must have been used during manufacture. What can I do or how can I have the manufacturer fix?
__________________

__________________
Chillbilly
2013 Rockwood Signature Ultra Lite 8244WS
2015 Ford F250 Quad Cab w/6.2 Engine
Chillbilly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2015, 07:21 PM   #2
Georgia Frog Rally 2018
 
aceinspp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: GA
Posts: 10,654
Well if it's out of warranty your on your own. You can either take it back to the dealer to finish doing what should have been done if the first place and bring it to there attention. Maybe they will cut you aa deal. Later RJD
__________________

__________________
2015 35 FT V-Lite 30WRLIKS Diamond Package
2015 Chevy 2500 6.0 4:10 gearing.
Days camped in 2016 58
Days camped so far 2017 62
aceinspp is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2015, 07:41 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Oaklevel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Virginia
Posts: 3,528
If you are talking about the long strips of vinyl that cover the screws. I have ran into several 2013's that have had that issue personally I think the manufacturer of the vinyl messed up a it is several makes that have the issues.

The good is the vinyl is not very expensive and is easy to replace. If you do it yourself keep in mind that the vinyl will shrink a little. our 2013 has had it all replaced.
__________________

2005 Dodge 3500 Cummins
2013 Puma Unleashed 356 QLB
1966 Mustang GT
1986 Mustang SVO
Sadie & Lillie Spoiled Rotten Boxers
Oaklevel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2015, 02:25 PM   #4
Fulltime family RVer
 
ependydad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 14,727
Take pictures and contact Rockwood. See if they'll help you.
__________________
ependydad is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:48 AM.