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Old 11-19-2018, 10:33 AM   #1
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Should this be cause for immediate concern? It is the section between the TPO roof rounding the corner down to the gutter. The silicone is intact, but separating slightly from a complete material to material seal.

The unit was at a dealer 2 months ago for a roof inspection.
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:44 AM   #2
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One thing you never want to chance is your roof. Doesn't look like a spot that is easily taped so I would cover it with a bead of dicor or geocel. If you have fiberglass sides, any water infiltration in that area can quickly cause delamination.
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:51 AM   #3
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I agree... you can never be too careful with the roof.

It's hard to tell from the photo because part of it is out of focus but is the discolored stuff caulking or mold/fungi?

Since it seems to be bled all over that area... is this a spot where water possibly lays?

You'll need to clean that area very well before expecting anything to stick to that.
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I agree... you can never be too careful with the roof.

It's hard to tell from the photo because part of it is out of focus but is the discolored stuff caulking or mold/fungi?

Since it seems to be bled all over that area... is this a spot where water possibly lays?

You'll need to clean that area very well before expecting anything to stick to that.
It's the vertical side section between the roof and and the metal piece above the gutter. The brown stuff is dirt. The roof actually has sort of a ridge running over the side, so it's not a high water area.
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It's the vertical side section between the roof and and the metal piece above the gutter. The brown stuff is dirt. The roof actually has sort of a ridge running over the side, so it's not a high water area.
any gaps however small are a problem . clean and re-seal ;
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any gaps however small are a problem . clean and re-seal ;
Only have a tube of proflex handy. Says not to use on the roof.
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Old 11-19-2018, 02:40 PM   #7
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Only have a tube of proflex handy. Says not to use on the roof.
Depending on roof type... better find some Dicor sealant (made for Dicor's DiFlex type of TPO roof system)... or SuperFlex sealant. (made by Alpha and sold exclusively by Camping World for Alpha's SuperFlex type of TPO roof system)

If you have an EDPM rubber roof system (I don't think so from the photo) find some Geocel Advanced EDPM sealant.
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Depending on roof type... better find some Dicor sealant (made for Dicor's DiFlex type of TPO roof system)... or SuperFlex sealant. (made by Alpha and sold exclusively by Camping World for Alpha's SuperFlex type of TPO roof system)

If you have an EDPM rubber roof system (I don't think so from the photo) find some Geocel Advanced EDPM sealant.
It's a TPO roof. Rain will be here Wednesday and there's no local shop that carries non-sag dicor. I used the proflex.
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Only have a tube of proflex handy. Says not to use on the roof.
then don't use it on the roof . go get the correct sealant and get busy
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then don't use it on the roof . go get the correct sealant and get busy
Thanks for that awesome insight.
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