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Old 12-21-2015, 07:28 PM   #51
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I sealed all of the marker lights, awning and every other place that even looked like it could leak today. We are supposed to be getting rain starting tomorrow and ending Thursday so I guess that I will find out Friday if I have finally found the problem. I did find some areas on the drivers side of the camper where the cap connects to the trailer that I think might have been the problem. There is some kind of seal looking material here that had several small holes and was mess up in one area. I sent pictures to my dealer rep and he said that this was "Belt Moulding" and could not be causing the leak but I sealed it anyway. If this does not fix the problem then I am stumped because I do not see anything else on the front of my camper that could be leaking. Thanks for all of your suggestions.
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Old 12-22-2015, 04:37 PM   #52
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Well the rain came in last night. We got over three inches in the past 24 hours. I just checked my camper and the water is still pouring out of the front cap area. So I am at a loss to know where the leak is. I have sealed everything that I can find on the front cap but it is still leaking. I don't know where to go from here. Contacted the dealer and he said the they would look at the problem for $160.00 per hour with no guarantee as to how long or even if they could find the problem. We are on fixed income so I do not have deep pockets to give them a blank check with no idea as to how long it might take them to find the problem or even if they will find the problem.
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Old 12-23-2015, 11:02 PM   #53
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The last few days we've had rain that I'm surprised didn't float the thing away, it's dry. I'm actually really impressed. The rate the rain was falling it's a wonder it didn't beat it's way in.
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Old 12-23-2015, 11:06 PM   #54
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Well the rain came in last night. We got over three inches in the past 24 hours. I just checked my camper and the water is still pouring out of the front cap area. So I am at a loss to know where the leak is. I have sealed everything that I can find on the front cap but it is still leaking. I don't know where to go from here. Contacted the dealer and he said the they would look at the problem for $160.00 per hour with no guarantee as to how long or even if they could find the problem. We are on fixed income so I do not have deep pockets to give them a blank check with no idea as to how long it might take them to find the problem or even if they will find the problem.
How far is yours out of warranty? I had a history of complaints while it was in warranty so they fixed mine under goodwill.
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Old 12-23-2015, 11:55 PM   #55
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The warranty ran out last May. I had only one complaint about leaking before then and they fixed it. The Dealer has stated that this is my problem. So I will remember that when I get ready to purchase another camper, if that ever happens. I have been talking to the factory and they are trying to help me to figure out where the camper is leaking but they said that it is still my problem. The rain is supposed to end tomorrow so I hope to get back on it over the weekend.
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Old 12-24-2015, 05:53 AM   #56
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Mine is still in the shop trying to get the leak fixed. If I get any info on where they think it is coming from I will let you know.
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Thanks, I appreciate any help that I can get. The factory rep called yesterday and made some suggestions based on what their technicians have see in the past. I am going to follow their suggestions as soon as the weather dries up enough to do more caulking on the camper.
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What were some of there recommendations? I'll let you know if I had any luck with them.
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Had sort of that problem, but at the rear.....when they caulked this one, they created a low spot in the center ( 1/2 way in from each side) and created a puddle.......when I was add'n cupboard light and runn'n wires, noticed a water drop on some factory wire'n....no damage was done, but took some time to track it down, 'cause the condition of caulk'n looked very good
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Old 12-24-2015, 09:32 AM   #60
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On mine they took the sealer off and found where the rubber roof wasn't folded in right (?) and he didn't like the way the sealer was done. Roof tucked in, sealer replaced and that fixed the majority of it. Then they found that the marker light was filling up so they sealed that.

It's bone dry now, which given the storms that are going on it's been thoroughly tested.
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