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Old 10-31-2014, 11:34 AM   #1
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What happened?

Found this when i was inspecting the trailer today. Click image for larger version

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It's where the front wall attached to the roof. What's the best way to fix this before the trailer goes under cover?


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Old 10-31-2014, 12:08 PM   #2
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Stop putting a ladder against it? Youroo!!
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Old 10-31-2014, 12:16 PM   #3
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Nope, it wasn't a ladder. I had to get a ladder to look at it though




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Old 10-31-2014, 12:23 PM   #4
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Possibly a low branch in a campsite some where
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Old 10-31-2014, 12:29 PM   #5
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Possibly hit a bird while towing?
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Old 10-31-2014, 12:30 PM   #6
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It looks like (2) broken off staples are threw the sealant also! Youroo!!
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Old 10-31-2014, 12:37 PM   #7
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Pick up some lap sealant and just put a little of the top of it. It'll fill in the holes and make sure you don't have any water leaks.
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Old 10-31-2014, 01:29 PM   #8
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Pick up some lap sealant and just put a little of the top of it. It'll fill in the holes and make sure you don't have any water leaks.
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Whatever you do, DON'T put caulk/silicone on it. I recommend Dicor Self Leveling Lap Sealant.
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Old 11-02-2014, 06:46 PM   #9
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Thanks for all the help. I bought a Tube of dicor lap sealant and fixed it yesterday


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Old 11-10-2014, 01:49 PM   #10
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Don't want to start a new thread, but When I was fixing the roof, i noticed that the Front Cap gel coat is discolored.

Wife and I scrubbed on this, its not dirty. This is right above the hinged window on the front cap. On the opposite side and down is another spot like this. Is this an Issue?

DW is concerned that is this a defect in the trailer... Me, i have no idea and figured someone on here has to be smarter than me.

If I haven't mentioned it before, Thanks for all the help. Everyone on here is a great resource
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Old 11-10-2014, 01:51 PM   #11
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