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Old 06-25-2007, 08:25 AM   #1
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Location: Charlotte, NC
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Sandpiper Exterior issues.


I have a 1999 38' Sandpiper Trailer. It is stored at Myrtle Beach, SC.

On my last trip, I noticed in the front bunk room, on the forward right wall, it was wet.

As I touched the wall, it was soft with quite a bit of water damage, so there was a definate leak there.

Any anyone experienced a similar problem?

Another problem I had was the fresh water was backflowing thru the pump, and filling up my fresh water tank , then overflowing. Any ideas for that?

Overall, I have been pleased with my Sandpiper's interior, but the exterior has been very poor quality.

I use a very mild cleaner, but the paint continues to come off on each cleaning. Some areas are down to the primer or even the metal.

This is camper #4 for me, and I've never seen this happen to this extent. I wonder what it would cost to get a camper this size repainted?

The interior looks brand new, but the exterior looks 20 years old already, even compared to other stored at the coast.

Thanks for any comments.

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Old 06-28-2007, 02:27 PM   #2
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Location: Justin, Tx
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Hi and to FRF!

I don't have any answers to your particular question about the siding but possibly someone else here on the site can help you.

Why don't you start a thread in the welcome mat and tell us about yourself.

Pull up a chair and stay awhile.

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