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Old 06-02-2008, 06:32 AM   #1
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2004 alumascape 5th wheel and the silicone caulk around all the trim pieces is now covered with a dark brown to alomost black material which I cannot remove with any cleaners but can scrape off with my fingernail. Anybody have this problem and what can I use to clean it off.
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2004 alumascape 5th wheel and the silicone caulk around all the trim pieces is now covered with a dark brown to alomost black material which I cannot remove with any cleaners but can scrape off with my fingernail. Anybody have this problem and what can I use to clean it off.
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Old 06-02-2008, 07:23 AM   #3
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Unless someone was foolish enough to actually use silicon caulk, I have to assume that you might be talking about the putty tape that is used to seal the windows and doors? If that is the case, then careful use of a razor blade will allow you to remove the excess putty and the dirt that it traps. Thereby leaving you a nice clean edge again.
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I have an Excel 5th wheel that i recently got back form the factory. The tech there told me to clean all the caulk with straight rubbing alcohol that you would just buy anywhere.

I put it straight in a spray bottle and it worked great. It even got off some mold.
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Into every pail of wash water, add 1/2-1 oz bleach per gallon of water. This kills mildew and mold on your RV, trim and awnings. Rinse throughly to remove all traces of bleach.
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