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Old 04-01-2011, 12:25 PM   #1
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Prevent ceiling damage around roof vents

Here is what I did in my 1989 toyota seabreeze to prevent ceiling damage around roof vents and A/C unit. I am not sure how newer rigs are made, but the openings cut in my Yoda's roof were left raw wood...any water that leaked in around vents or A/C seeped into the raw edge of the luan ceiling panals. By sealing up the raw wood with 3 coats of paint and drilling weep holes in the corners of vent trims, any leakage will drip out the weep holes and be spotted immeadiately. Some pics.
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Old 04-02-2011, 08:17 AM   #2
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Seems to me the best solution is to seal the outside properly so that no water ever leaks in. Nice job, though.
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