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Old 11-11-2006, 08:46 AM   #1
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Thought that I would say "HELLO" and begin my quest for answers. I have owned my 1965 Safari for about 3 years and have been using and restoring at the same time. I do have the terrible rear end separation and floor problems in the bath area. I am assuming the rear bath was installed "first" as the trailer was built at the factory. And I also gather that trying to remove the bath components will end up in more disassembly that I had planned. Is this a correct assumption? Thanks in advance. DJ
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Old 11-11-2006, 08:56 AM   #2
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THe rear bath was installed first from what others have to told me. My rear hatch leaked and my whole bath floor is in shreds. I am unsure if I can remove the bath to replace the floor or not. Time will tell I guess.

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Old 11-11-2006, 09:45 AM   #3
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Welcome to the forum. The floor repair in the bathroom has been done by other members. You can do a search with the topic bathroom or floor. The new owner of our trailer redid the bathroom floor and has the process on his web site: http://www.balrgn.com/. I actually was quite embarrassed to find the floor was in need of repair since I knew nothing about it but he did a great job.
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Old 11-12-2006, 01:21 AM   #4
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In my experience the bathroom parts ~ toilet, shower pan, etc. go in first... later the walls... you can work on your floor, but to repair some items you may have to remove a lot of interior... if you need to correct rear end seperation... I would search that phrase with the search button and see what others have done... Good luck!

Welcome to the forums. This is a great place to find many answers... if you try and can't find the answer to something, post a question. You will get responses!

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Old 01-22-2007, 06:55 PM   #5
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Hi group, Reading the archives and searching has told me one more thing that I was suspecting about my trailer; IT NEEDS A NEW AXLE. So, I guess that goes to the top of the list in importance. I can live with the bathroom floor for a little while longer.
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