RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Thor Industries Owner's Forum > Damon
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 03-18-2013, 03:03 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
rvbunz's Avatar
 
Thor Owners Club
Damon Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Coastal Campers
Carolina Campers
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Jacksonville, NC
Posts: 1,010
Had leak at bottom of passenger wall

Hello all, I just completed the removal of the carpet and installation of vinyl in my 2003 Damon Challenger 348. While removing the carpet, I noticed that the bottom of the wall under the passengers window was all wet. I thought the window had leaked but there was no signs of water under the window. I pulled the wall covering off to expose the inner wall and to my surprize I found the problem. Right above the front edge of the wheel well, several wall tubing(frame) I believe were suppose to meet. Well they didn't and there was an exposed hole where I could see daylight. So for all these years whenever I drove in the rain, water splashed up from the tire and entered the hole and filling the bast of the wall. I sprayed insulation to fill the hole. It took three days with a heater blowing on the wall to completly dry it out. I have repalce the wall face and it is screwed on so I can check it to make sure I stay dry. So if you have an older Challenger and find the base of the wall wet, this is probably the problem.

Bob
Capt USMC (Ret)
2003 Damon Challenger
rvbunz 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!

Reply

Tags
leak



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


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:43 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.