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Old 11-17-2018, 12:52 AM   #1
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Leak, humidity or weak glue

I have a couple of windows that have bubbling underneath them. No moisture felt, no puddles, but, Iím concerned. Last photo, none of the windows have caulking around them, which I could do. Click image for larger version

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Old 11-19-2018, 08:35 AM   #2
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There was a thread here a couple years ago (by Mr. Havercamp I believe) with something very similar. He had frameless windows too and wound up having to remove them to seal.

Do you have warranty?
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:03 AM   #3
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I would guess a definite leak. The cure is to remove the entire window, frame and all, dry out the underlying structure, (and hope it's not degraded), and reinstall with proper sealant/caulking.
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:29 AM   #4
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Itís past the 1-year factory warranty, so looks like itís up to me to fix. I donít think there should be any structural issues due to the age, but I will see when we pull it apart.
Iíll hunt for that post showing the repair.
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Old 11-19-2018, 04:31 PM   #5
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I had a similar issue this past spring. Initially spotted some water on the counter but no indication where it came from. During a good rain while we were in the trailer, I spotted the leak and was able to get pictures of the water coming in. Had my dealer repair. They reported that the seal around the window wasn't seated properly during install and had a "wrinkle" in it. Said they pulled the window out, adjusted the seal, and reinstalled the window, no damage to structure. Been dry ever since.

My leak was on the left side when looking at the window from inside.
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Old 11-19-2018, 04:43 PM   #6
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Here's a pic from my leak.
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:55 PM   #7
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I saw some water dripping on the inside wall below my dinette window once. That was the only window with a water drip. I checked the fitment of the window and it appeared good.



I did notice that the other windows had weep slots on the outside of the sliding channel for the window which I assume drained water out of the channel when wet but this window did not. Upon further checking, I noticed the weep slots had plugs in them. Removed the plugs and no more water drips in the interior.


I guess it was bad dealer prep? Not surprised.
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Old 11-20-2018, 12:13 PM   #8
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Caused either by water intrusion from a leak or condensation on the inside.
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Old 11-20-2018, 06:15 PM   #9
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Thank you! Iíll be pulling the window and replacing the seal. There is not a hint of caulking on the outside of any of the windows, so Iíll add that too.
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