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Old 06-21-2015, 12:02 AM   #1
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Can anyone tell me what this may or may not be? My unit is a 2013 323QB.
It feels solid when I push on it and doesn't move or flex. This is over the largest slide in the living room/kitchen.
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Old 06-21-2015, 01:21 AM   #2
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What does the inside wall look like?
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Old 06-21-2015, 01:24 AM   #3
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Zero damage! No water marks, no dimples, nothing! This side of the unit faces the sun in storage, so I thought maybe the fiberglass just warped?
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It certainly looks like a frame beam, but I have no idea how it could have gotten like that. Possibly something trapped on the top of the slide as it was retracted compressing the siding in? Like a towel or other such that was flexible?
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Old 06-21-2015, 10:15 AM   #5
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Looks like 2 "blemishes" to me.


May have to take out the paneling on the inside to see what is going on.


Out of my realm of expertise.
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Old 06-21-2015, 12:26 PM   #6
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Had the same look on my last TT under front window...It was a leak...plywood separated......
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Old 06-21-2015, 01:38 PM   #7
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Ok. Thanks. We are camping this week then it will go to the dealer.
I just had the front cap repainted and they missed the top four inches . The old faded gray shows clear as day
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Do you or have you used the slide lock bars?
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Do you or have you used the slide lock bars?

No never. What are those ?
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Can anyone tell me what this may or may not be? My unit is a 2013 323QB.
It feels solid when I push on it and doesn't move or flex. This is over the largest slide in the living room/kitchen.
Thanks
Get this looked at PDQ. I have a Cross Vthat had a very similar BUMP inside and out. I contacted FR about what I discovered and they authorized repair. What was found the header beam across the top of the bumpout cutout was supposed to be welded...it was not, never had been, and was flexing its way into a total failure of the panel from the cutout to the roof. I took it to a local auto body/Marine shop and they discovered the manufacturing oversight...$1500 repair. You also may wish to reinspect the same location in the interior...mine had it also but was difficult to see. Good luck!
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