RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE CHASSIS CLUB FORUMS > Spartan Motorhome Chassis 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 11-23-2015, 05:26 PM   #1
Member
 
AlanTbird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: phoenix az
Posts: 49
Front hub leak 05 Rev

I've found threads on this and links to parts but not able to find anything that looks like mine.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	WIN_20151123_161555.jpg
Views:	76
Size:	219.2 KB
ID:	112650  
__________________

AlanTbird 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 11-23-2015, 08:06 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Ray,IN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: North America somewhere
Posts: 17,969
Assuming that picture is on your cell phone, go to a local truck service center, show the picture to the parts dept. I'm sure they will know immediately what you need to replace the gasket between the hub cap(that's what it's called) and brake drum axle bearing housing.
Spartan used 2 different hub caps, a 6 bolt-hole and a 5 bolt-hole.The gasket is simply thin, flat gasket material.
I replaced both hub-caps (mine are clear plastic) and gaskets for $35 ea + tax from a local HDT parts store.
__________________

__________________
2000 Winnebago Ultimate Freedom USQ40JD, ISC 8.3 Cummins 350, Spartan MM Chassis. USA IN 1SG 11B5MX,Infantry retired;Good Sam Life member,FMCA." My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country. John F. Kennedy
Ray,IN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2015, 08:56 AM   #3
Member
 
AlanTbird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: phoenix az
Posts: 49
need entire assembly

Not on my phone and the base of the thing is cracked in many places and leaking bout a pint in 400 miles.. Want to buy the entire part and have the shop do it when I take the fridge back for the 4th time. The online supply houses I find have nothing that looks like mine. If I don't get the part ahead of time, the rig sits there for weeks waiting on parts..
AlanTbird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2015, 05:27 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
gacamp's Avatar
 
American Coach Owners Club
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Hardee Co. Florida
Posts: 334
My advice would be to take it to a heavy truck facility, they deal with those components on a regular basis, RV dealers are usually not great on chassis work. Get your fridge fixed(worked on) separately.
__________________
1998 American Eagle
gacamp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2015, 11:49 AM   #5
Member
 
AlanTbird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: phoenix az
Posts: 49
just got some advice from an old friend about a place in west phoenix who he takes the parts to and they do the work. would still prefer to have the parts in hand anyway in case I decide to do it myself and will continue to look for them.
AlanTbird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2015, 11:44 AM   #6
Senior Member
 
Scottybdivin's Avatar


 
Newmar Owners Club
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Spicewood Texas (West of Austin)
Posts: 4,286
I just went through the same thing over Thanksgiving. My OEM was a Stemco which is cast aluminum, with clear plastic sight glass. The replacement we found yesterday is a Scotseal TF Hub Cap, made by SKF. I was a little disappointed seeing the "plastic" at first but after reading the linked information, I think I might change all of them to the Scotseal. Yours look similar but different to the ones I just got. I was told to use silicon gasket sealer with the gasket. Otherwise they become brittle and leak.
__________________
Scotty and Kristen, Airedales Dagny and Wyatt
2007 Newmar Mountain Aire 4528, 450 HP ISM, Allison 4000, 8 Trojan T-105's
2014 F150 4x4 Crew Cab Platinum 157" WB
Roadmaster Blackhawk 2, RVI2 Brake System
Scottybdivin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2015, 06:28 AM   #7
Senior Member
 
brobox's Avatar


 
Entegra Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: SW FL
Posts: 21,441
Call Spartan 517-543-6400 with your VIN number and they can give you the make and model of your wheel hub. I just had both of mine replaced due to cracking as well.
__________________

__________________
Chuck in SW FL
A "Digital" 2019 Cornerstone "B"
A "Classic" 2014 Anthem 42 RBQ---Sold
2016 Colorado Z71 PU
brobox is offline   Reply With Quote
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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Front Hub Oil Change on '13 Essex-BIG PROBLEM danleininger Newmar Owner's Forum 3 09-22-2015 08:33 PM
front hub caps powerboatr MH-General Discussions & Problems 2 07-15-2015 10:48 PM
Front Brakes Oil Soaked copper58 Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 35 02-09-2015 09:58 PM
1999 Sea Breeze low in the front trevize1138 Class A Motorhome Discussions 12 06-24-2014 08:20 AM
Front Hub Oil vettenuts Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 7 06-23-2014 06:37 PM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:32 PM.


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