Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Newmar Owner's 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 03-30-2019, 09:38 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
FLJOE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Full Timing From SW Florida
Posts: 1,930
Rust Inside Wheel Caps

In preparing to get back on the road from our winter camping spot I was putting some time in on my wheels/tires. Had to remove covers, re-install TPMS sensors, and wipe everything down.

Noticed what looked like a little rust on front passenger edge of center wheel cap. Took it off and it was holding about 1/2 cup of rusty water! At some point the cap must not have been pressed on completely or correctly I guess.

Anyhow, cleaned all that mess up and using wd-40 got the hub looking pretty good again. Went around and did all the wheels and none of the others were like that. I did remove all the chrome lug nut caps, wipe the nuts/studs down with an oily rag and then replace the caps.

I guess it is a good idea to check under these center caps on occasion.
__________________
Stand For The Flag.....Kneel For The Fallen
2021 F350 pulling Cyclone 4006 Fiver
U.S. Army: VN 71-72 (64B20)
FLJOE 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!

Reply

Tags
rust



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
Rust Rust and More Rust mhbell Class A Motorhome Discussions 10 09-16-2015 09:02 PM
Baby moon center caps for 22.5" Alcoa front wheel Jeff753 Monaco Owner's Forum 8 07-13-2014 06:21 AM
Wheel Simulators - Wheel covers - Hub Caps Tomtall Vintage RV's 0 01-17-2014 11:05 AM
2008 Voyage 35L headlight rust inside zippo Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 5 05-31-2012 07:59 PM
Wheel lug nut caps Yappy Newmar Owner's Forum 6 10-27-2008 10:30 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.