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Old 04-11-2011, 07:53 AM   #1
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Rubber Gasket on SHower Door

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I am still puttering around my Revolution in the driveway. (Waiting for Bob's surgery on Friday to make plans for our first outing...) Yesterday, I noticed that there is a rubber strip that seems to be coming loose from the bottom of the shower door. It also looks like it might be splitting. I am reluctant to pull it off completely unless I know what I am doing. Can anyone shed some light on the subject before I charge into the task? And if I must replace it, where do I purchase it...Camping World, Home Depot, Fleetwood??

Thanks, as always, in advance for your kind attention to my questions.

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The strip slides in and slides out in a channel under the door. Any well stocked rv dealer parts dept has it if not call Mobility RV in Forest City Iowa.
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You should also be able to get a replacment slide-in strip from any home improvment store.
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I found a replacement in HD It was a door sweep in the weatherstrip department.It was an aluminum strip with the proper shaped vinyl insert.Used the vinyl and threw out the aluminum.
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Mine was also splitting and causing the door to "hang" when closing. I finally pulled it out and left it ot. No leaks yet!
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Mine was also splitting and causing the door to "hang" when closing. I finally pulled it out and left it ot. No leaks yet!
After searching for months at Lowe's, Home Depot and every hardware store I came across in vain (couldn't find the same vinyl profile), I took the vinyl strip out and threw it away. It was split so badly it wasn't doing any good anyway. I left the aluminum strip in place, and it shields the space under the door from splashes. The door sill slopes inward with a lip on the outer edge to prevent water from running out. No leaks in over a year of everyday use.
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