Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Newmar Owner's Forum
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 02-02-2017, 07:18 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
vfauto's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Ma.
Posts: 198
Squeaky slide out

We took our first trip from Mass to Florida with our 2017 Dutch star 4369.On the way there it was very quiet on the way home the full wall slide behind the driver seat was making all kinds a squeaking noise. I assume that the seal needs to be lubricated and was wondering what everybody uses if anything?
__________________

__________________
2017 Dutch Star 4369 Freight Liner XCR 450HP
Thank You
Frank
vfauto is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 02-02-2017, 08:38 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
c92vette's Avatar
 
Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 313
If it is the seal squeaking on its mating surface use baby powder or talcum powder on the seal. Even if it doesn't squeak using the powder prevents the seals from sticking or tearing during operation of the slide.
__________________

__________________
Steve n' Tammy with Ella Mae the "Shippet" in a 2003 Fleetwood Bounder 32' on a Ford F53 Chassis and a V-10 gasser pulling a 2013 Ford Edge on a EZE Tow Dolly
c92vette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2017, 06:45 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Luv2go's Avatar
 
Newmar Owners Club
Nor'easters Club
Appalachian Campers
Ford Super Duty Owner
Coastal Campers
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 1,893
c92vette has it right, talc or baby powder is Newmar's official slide seal lube, nothing more.
__________________
Stewart, Brenda and kids
2008 Newmar Canyon Star 3410
2006 Roadtrek Versatile 210
Luv2go is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2017, 08:21 AM   #4
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 67
Any tips on how to apply it?
__________________
Dr Donny
2012 King Aire
Montgomery, AL
drdonny is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2017, 01:35 PM   #5
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 1
Full slide noise.

Frank did you ever solve your squeaky slide problem? I have the same thing going on.
__________________
reweatherby is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
slide, slide out



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Squeaky slide out Guernsey Entegra Owner's Forum 5 03-08-2016 12:32 PM
Squeaky Slide underway coachmanrvr Entegra Owner's Forum 13 02-09-2016 04:57 PM
WH Slide out side slide out clearence different. sumterjim Damon 2 03-24-2010 05:33 PM
Squeaky Slide BCook57 Newmar Owner's Forum 6 09-05-2007 09:04 AM
Squeaky Slide gasket SargeW Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 8 08-15-2006 06:13 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.