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Old 07-29-2016, 09:47 AM   #1
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Bottom Full Wall Seal

I just noticed, with all the interior lights off and shades down, that light was coming from underneath a three ft section of the full wall slide. Looking at the slide from the outside, it appears that the seal mounted to the bottom of the frame that fills the gap when the slide is open has separated for a few feet aft of where the hydraulic ram is located. I can just barely touch it when I stick my fingers in the gap under the slide. Anybody else had this issue? Is this something l can fix myself or do I need to take it it to a service facility?


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Old 07-29-2016, 10:03 AM   #2
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I've noticed something similar on our 340bh the first two feet or so of the full wall slide you can see just a tiny bit of daylight. It's been like this since day one as far as I know. I would like to see what the fix for this is as the remaining seal looks normal.
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Old 07-29-2016, 01:22 PM   #3
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Mine had may have been this way since we bought it too. It doesn't appear to be rubbing wrong or anything.


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Old 07-29-2016, 01:29 PM   #4
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Mine had may have been this way since we bought it too. It doesn't appear to be rubbing wrong or anything.


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I don't think water can get in since it is only with slide extended, maybe if you spray the hose when washing it can happen.

Only potential issue would be possible insect intrusion.

Anyone ever come up with something for. The slot for plumbing under sink?
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Old 07-30-2016, 12:28 AM   #5
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Same thing here. When we first got the coach, one of the hydraulic Rams that work the slide developed an internal leak and had to be replaced. Apparently when the techs did that work they just pulled off the bottom seal and didn't even attempt to replace it. They also pulled loose some of the side seals and left them for me to fix later. Anyway, first time out, I found the lower seal ganging out of the slide when I brought it in. That was about nine months ago and no problems with it so far.


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