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Old 02-25-2013, 02:58 PM   #1
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Oxidation on roof

I have a 2006 Winnebago Journey with a fiberglass roof. Whenever it rains I get these white streaks down the side of the MH. I am wondering what others have tried to seal the roof better to prevent this from happening. I was thinking of epoxy paint but am open to suggestions.

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Old 02-25-2013, 03:08 PM   #2
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Your roof is dirty. You need to clean it and follow with a wax or sealer. Go to the Winnebago forum and search for roof sealing products. Lot's of good info. there. Good luck!

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Old 02-25-2013, 06:06 PM   #3
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It's more likely dirt and chemicals from the air than oxidized fiberglass. I get it too if I don't have a chance to wash and was occasionally. I use a wipe-on floor wax like Mop n Glow - you don't (or want) need a glossy polish, but a wax will help shed the dirt for awhile.

It's ok to paint the roof - any good quality paint will do - but it may not alleviate the streaking.
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