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Old 12-16-2014, 03:43 PM   #1
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Airstreams Don't Leak

I'm in town looking for something I can use/modify for rain gutters. I just had an RV dealer parts manager tell me that Airstreams don't leak and that there is a lifetime factory warranty against leaks.

I just put in a call to Jackson Center to schedule a warranty appointment to fix all rain water leaks on my '82 280.

I'm awaiting that return call!

Did you also know that the process of fracking is perfectly save to our drinking water?

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Old 12-16-2014, 03:50 PM   #2
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I have some ocean front property in the Mojave Desert.

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Old 12-16-2014, 03:54 PM   #3
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I guess I need a warranty repair too! Let's all get in line
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Old 12-16-2014, 04:10 PM   #4
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With all the tales of woe from you guys, I am considering not re-installing the inner panels in mine so I can at least see where the water is coming in.....
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Old 12-16-2014, 06:15 PM   #6
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That's hilarious. The one I usually get is "Those Airstreams, they sure are heavy". Then when I tell them that this one weighs in at about 3500#'s, jaws start to drop.

Now to be fair, the water heater and propane tanks are not back in yet, as well as some of the cabinetry. But still, I expect to be back at the factory spec of around 4500#'s when done.

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Airstreams don't leak, they merely perspire.
Airstreams don't leak, it's a standard humidifier. Didn't you read your list of features?
Airstreams don't leak, it's all a Communist conspiracy.
Airstreams don't leak, because you're NOT suppose to expose them to water.


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Technically Airstreams aluminum will not leak. It is the failure of the caulk that is the problem. Go after some of those companies that conveniently disappear every five years, for warranty.

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Old 12-16-2014, 10:14 PM   #9
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I was told by another dealer (SOB), to caulk all the seams with clear silicon so I bought a case from him. Wink, wink!


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Bambi the First had a couple of serious leaks, till we got them properly caulked.
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Old 12-16-2014, 11:29 PM   #11
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Dad - check your leakage ... you had me give your post a second thought ...naw...won't get those ten seconds back ...
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Old 12-16-2014, 11:43 PM   #12
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Technically Airstreams aluminum will not leak. It is the failure of the caulk that is the problem. Go after some of those companies that conveniently disappear every five years, for warranty.

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But...but...I didn't buy my Airstream from 3M! LOL wink wink!
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Hi, the Airstream lifetime warranty is only honored at one location and that is at the corner of Foothill Blvd & Ocean Ave.
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Hi, the Airstream lifetime warranty is only honored at one location and that is at the corner of Foothill Blvd & Ocean Ave.

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