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Old 07-19-2011, 01:03 PM   #1
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rubber around slideouts dsdp

does any one know what to use to keep the rubber around the slide outs from drying out?
thanks in advance for any help
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Old 07-19-2011, 02:22 PM   #2
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Newmar does not recommend anything but talc or baby powder on the gaskets on the slideout
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Old 07-19-2011, 02:36 PM   #3
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and that would help with the rubber not drying out? talcum power hummmm
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I have owned two Dutch Stars and the rubber slideout seals have never dried out. Seems to be very good rubber.
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I have seen seal conditioner at RV accessories stores. Don't know if it does any good though.


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Old 07-19-2011, 09:55 PM   #6
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The PO of my KSDP must have followed the tip of using talcum power, cause it is everywhere I look that a cleanig job couldn't reach. I mean from the windshield to the closet in the bedroom and everywhere in between.

I would not recommend.
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Why not just use 303 Protectant, shoul help in keeping them softer and more pliable

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