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Old 11-28-2015, 08:18 PM   #31
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Mine was coming from two places, on top the rubber roof wasn't folded in right and the sealer wasn't applied properly, they got that fixed and luckily we had hard rains again when they found that my lower right marker light was filling up with water and allowing water in beside the bulb. So far, so good. I hope to get some rain soon, if not I'll get the sprinkler out and make it rain some.
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Old 11-29-2015, 06:59 AM   #32
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I just found water leaking from my front cap today when I raised the camper to hook up to it. The 2015 Sierra 330 5th wheel had been setting for the past two weeks and we have had some real heavy rains during that time. We have had this camper for over a year now and this is the first time that I found water coming out like this. We had a leak from the front of the camper with water coming into our front closet and the dealer fixed that problem. But our first year warranty has run out and I do not know if the dealer or FR will fix this under warranty. I did get the 2nd year extended warranty from FR but I don't know if it covers leaks like this. I may try to call FR to see what they say. The water was leaking from what I guess you would call the cap seal just in front of the storage compartment on the drivers side of the camper.
That would be covered under your 2nd year extended warranty. Don't let them tell you it doesn't.....
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Old 12-02-2015, 04:29 PM   #33
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Has anyone figured out the fix on this yet?
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Old 12-02-2015, 11:45 PM   #34
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Mine was coming from two places, on top the rubber roof wasn't folded in right and the sealer wasn't applied properly, they got that fixed and luckily we had hard rains again when they found that my lower right marker light was filling up with water and allowing water in beside the bulb. So far, so good. I hope to get some rain soon, if not I'll get the sprinkler out and make it rain some.
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Has anyone figured out the fix on this yet?
So far I'm dry, but I haven't had a good soaking rain either. A little bit, but not a big one. But, I saw it after a downpour at the dealer and it seemed that the top repair worked.

I still have my front closet shelves out, so I can check it directly next time it rains hard.
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Old 12-04-2015, 12:39 PM   #35
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We are dry also, We had two days of light rain but that did not affect the camper. It seems like only a heavy rain has an effect on the leaking problem. I sent an email to FR last Monday but no response yet. I am going to call them in a few minutes to see if I can get a response.
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Old 12-04-2015, 01:24 PM   #36
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I spoke too soon. I just went out to my camper and raised up the front. Nothing happened at first but then I noticed that the bottom sheet of material that covers the 5th wheel area was hanging down so I pushed up on it and then water started coming out of the same area where it had ran out before. So I guess that any rain will cause a leak it just depends on the amount of rain that you get to determine how easy the water will run out. I call the FR Sierra factory and was put on a call-back list since most of the people were out at a trade show. I then called my dealer and I am currently waiting on a call back from them too.
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Ok, Spoke to Scott at FR and then a rep from my dealer and I got the same answer from both of them. This should only be a water leak problem and that is my responsibility to repair. Now I have to decide whether to spot seal the camper and wait for it to leak again or to try and find a better solution. I just looked at the camper and I found three places where the water is probable getting in. Two of the places are on the side of the camper just above the rain gutter where the cap connects to the main camper. The other place is on the front slide. This is a bummer for a camper that is just over a year old.
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As I said earlier in this post, get your self a 6" roll of Eternabond and a roller. Clean the area where the front cap meets the EPDM from gutter to gutter. Once cleaned Lay down a strip of Eternabond from gutter to gutter and thoroughly roll it down. Your leak should not be sealed.
I had the same issue as all of you and now the leak is repaired with zero water leakage. This repair was made several months ago and we've had heavy rain with no water intrusion.
A FR factory tech looked at my repair and said this was my best option.
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Thanks Sierra360PDEK, I have taken your advice. I just ordered the 6" tape, roller, cleaner and primer. I also order several tubes of the Dicor self-leveling sealant. I found several videos on youtube that showed how to install this tape and after reading your post and watching those video I decided to install the tape. It is cold here so I will have to see what temperature is advised for installing this tape but hopefully we will get some warmer weather so that I can fix my roof.
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Thanks Sierra360PDEK, I have taken your advice. I just ordered the 6" tape, roller, cleaner and primer. I also order several tubes of the Dicor self-leveling sealant. I found several videos on youtube that showed how to install this tape and after reading your post and watching those video I decided to install the tape. It is cold here so I will have to see what temperature is advised for installing this tape but hopefully we will get some warmer weather so that I can fix my roof.
You should be okay in NC on a sunny day, you can also use a hair drier or a stripping heat gun to help you along. I would do it as soon as possible ot cover the whole nose cap with a tarp to stop any water. You could get dry rot if you let it go, but that's only my opinion. Good Luck....
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