Originally Posted by MsRubyLu-Kathy
Thanks guys, I think I saw the silicone lecture a couple of times in my reading but I don't think the PO ever read that one.
I'll do the window with butyl for now the next dry day I get. To keep it from getting any worse.
The inside of the door looks like it has been taken apart at some point so I'm hoping I can camp for awhile before I get into too many large repairs.
I have read the the long disertations on silicone.
Most of the reasons given for not using it are good.
After rebuilding at least 10 eggs in the last 7 or 8 years I have learned you have to take some advice here with grain of salt.
I refurbished all of them as if I were going to keep them.
I sold my Lil Bigfoot
just like yours.
I sold it for $7500.00 and had several people offer to pay more if I would renege on my first deal.
They all said it looked like a new trailer even with judicial use of silicone sealant.