Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  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 04-03-2016, 12:57 PM   #1
Senior Member
iamblum's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 220
Sealing front and rear cap

My front and rear caps could use some attention. My question is do I remove the old sealant and put new sealant on, or put new sealant over the old sealant?

iamblum 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 04-03-2016, 01:37 PM   #2
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 44
Always a good practice to remove any old sealant. This will assure that the new seal end properly adheres.

2005 34A Winnie Sightseer pushed by a 2013 Chevy Sonic.

Dave & Jo's Winnie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2016, 01:40 PM   #3
Senior Member
iamblum's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 220
So sealant only? Or do I tape first, sand tape and then put sealant iver that?
iamblum is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2016, 01:41 PM   #4
Senior Member
iamblum's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 220
Oh and thank you for the advice!!!!!
iamblum is offline   Reply With Quote


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
Sealing the side of front cap HD4Mark MH-General Discussions & Problems 5 02-03-2016 10:04 PM
Question on sealing nose cap seam. mcbarsranch iRV2.com General Discussion 10 07-05-2015 06:18 AM
Resealing Front and Rear Cap Seams UFO Pilot RV Systems & Appliances 5 09-07-2014 07:43 AM
Tape on front and rear cap on roof. The Okie Newmar Owner's Forum 9 02-25-2014 11:20 AM
Sealing Front and Rear Cap Winepress Class A Motorhome Discussions 6 05-10-2013 08:30 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:35 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.