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2 years 8 months ago #8 by Gray
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Hi guys we where away this week and just got back from Manobier campsite just out side Tenby . We had a hell of lot of rain and we had some leaks from the folding edge on the walls anyone replaced the foam seals that go between alloy and the wall pvc ? . If so what did you use ?

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2 years 8 months ago #10 by NeilT
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when you say the folding edge on the walls, not sure where you mean?

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2 years 8 months ago #11 by Gray
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Hi neil i mean the alloy strip that runs along the whole length

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2 years 8 months ago #25 by NeilT
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As you know we have the same Dandy, and I have not heard of leaks from this edge before.
Its just a regular sticky back foam seal, so should be easy enough to replace.
As ever let us know how you get along :huh:

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2 years 8 months ago #40 by Gray
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I see ours leaked on the one where the arrow is we had to put towels on the floor to mop it up was that bad . Its the only place I can see where it could come in . Think its running behind that foam ? Will take that strip off next weekend and investigate Or another thing it could be maybe the Dandy was not level side to side ? And the wall was sealing 100% against the seal ?

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2 years 8 months ago #41 by NeilT
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Best to try.
As I say we have never had a problem with that seal
Do you bungee/tie down your roof, as water can get in there if its raining and windy, and the roof is not secured?

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