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Old 02-18-2011, 09:03 AM   #1
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Window Trim Issue

I bought My 2011 SV 291 in May and I really like this unit, A couple of minor problems but the dealer took care of them and have been great . But I was inspecting it and found this(see attached pics) minor problem with a couple of windows.

The window doesn't leak and this seems to be just an outer piece of trim stock. The dealer is just minuets from the building I keep TT stored during the cold days, so its no big deal for me to take it to them..

SO, Do you fine folks think I should just replace this trim myself, have my dealer take care of it ,or not worry about it for now.
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Old 02-18-2011, 09:49 AM   #2
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I would get it replaced. Its up to you to take it in or not, I find its usually quicker to do it myself.


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Old 02-18-2011, 10:36 AM   #3
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The problem is they over stretch the rubber when its installed and after a few months and temperature changes the pieces shrink back down.
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:41 AM   #4
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I would just use some black silicone caulk and go around and seal all the joints around all of your windows....

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Old 02-19-2011, 11:38 AM   #5
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i had that happen to the windows on my bus. i just bought clear silicone and filled it up.

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Old 02-23-2011, 05:47 PM   #6
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I had the same thing happen with mine. I got some black RTV to fill the gap...pretty close color match.
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An automotive glass shop will have black sealer that works better than silicon and can be sanded down for a better blended finish
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Old 03-04-2011, 08:20 PM   #8
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i would have the dealer fix it, the camper is still new i would not start off jerry rigging things,

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Old 05-03-2011, 03:01 PM   #9
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mine too

I have a 2010 SV 291 and most of the windows have the same deal. I'm thinking that I might try the black silicon on it too.
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Old 05-09-2011, 03:17 PM   #10
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window seals

The more I think about this is that I want to use the original product to fill the gap that the shrinking seals have left. It's not caulking....anybody have an idea or know what this stuff is?

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