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Old 07-06-2015, 09:52 PM   #1
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Crack in Fibergladd exterior 5th wheeler

I have a crack in fiber glass exterior it runs from the corner of the slide out in bedroom towards the front. Right now it is 5.25" long.
I think it is from the flexing of the nose of fifth wheel.

Any suggestion on repairs or cause?
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Old 07-07-2015, 05:33 AM   #2
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Scroll down to Itsmepatb's post about" 365 wall dropping " I wouldn't mess with any stress cracking his post about this is a great eye opener as to what could be happening behind the seen.
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Old 07-07-2015, 05:35 AM   #3
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2013 sierra 365 SAQ wall dropping down
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Old 07-10-2015, 01:39 PM   #4
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Yes, please look at your silicone caulking on your trailer right above the truck, especially when you are hooked to the truck.
If you see the caulking is loose or separating, you might have my same problem with the welds breaking on the frame underneath.
Mine has been repaired, a lengthy process, but I had no cracks in my fiberglass wall UNTIL I got the repairs done.
This is a problem that you can't diagnose until you see serious separation happening from the caulking on the trim from the fiberglass wall.


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