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Old 06-08-2013, 08:50 PM   #1
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Urine odor in bedroom area 356QLB

Our unit is a 2012 model and we have had it out several times. Last couple of trips we notice what seems to be a strong urine smell in the bedroom area. Don't see anything leaking anywhere, and it's just the Wife and I using the trailer. Anyone else have this issue? Could it be the formaldehyde in the wood products causing the odor? We only notice it up in the bedroom area. It's especially strong under the sink and vanity in the bedroom.
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Old 06-08-2013, 09:13 PM   #2
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Could it be the pup in your profile picture? Hope you find solution soon
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Old 06-08-2013, 09:44 PM   #3
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Thought about that but he's very well house trained. Didn't find any wet areas anywhere.
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Old 06-08-2013, 09:47 PM   #4
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What kind of toilet do you have? We have Dometic 300-series toilets and one of them was leaking a bit between the bowl and the base. The leak was noticeable, though (and I see you said there was no liquid). But if definitely left a urine smell in our bathroom.
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Old 06-08-2013, 09:50 PM   #5
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I think its a Thetford, not sure. I'll check again to see if it's leaking around the base.
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I think I've read mentions that the seal between the plumbing/floor and toilet sometimes isn't up to snuff and can let odors pass. But, I can't tell you how to check.

Under the sink- are there any vents of any sort?
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Old 06-09-2013, 08:32 AM   #7
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Check your refrigerator ,When its leaking it gives off a ammonia smell ,it can smell like urine.
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Old 06-09-2013, 04:23 PM   #8
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I'll check all those items, appreciate the input!
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Old 06-09-2013, 08:26 PM   #9
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i got a 2011 356 and have not experienced this issue. sorry i can't help. but the first thing that popped into my head was the toilet seal.
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Old 06-09-2013, 08:48 PM   #10
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I'll check all those items, appreciate the input!
One more thought, ever allow the black tank to get high or travel with a partial full tank? The roof vent can leak into the surronding void via the tank connection. This esp if bottom is sealed.
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