Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 06-15-2015, 08:23 PM   #1
2 Rivet Member
SMLJeep's Avatar
2017 27' Flying Cloud
Moneta , Virginia
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 93
We did it!!!

Took delivery of our 2015 FC 23FB on 06 June from Colonial Airstream. Spent two nights at Jersey Shore Haven for a shakedown. Had a few glitches, trim on overhead cabinet above the dinette came unglued and the shower leaked. All other systems passed inspection. Took her back to Colonial on Monday and they fixed the cabinet by replacing the board with one from an other unit. The found that some of the seam around the shower base was not properly caulked and redid the caulking. The also made some adjustments on the new Equal-i-zer hitch. Not having a point of reference I thought the hitch was good but after they adjusted it my TV handled much better. Hauled her back to Virginia through major storms with not problems.

When we got home we found that the caulking at shower enclosure seam in the middle was not adhering. Soooo, I had to do some repairs, not going all the way back to Jersey and the next closest AS dealer is still 2 hours away. Hope this will be the end of poor QC from AIrstream.

Will be taking a second shakedown next month to the Virginia Highlands Haven. We'll keep our fingers crossed that the shower is fixed.

SMLJeep is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2015, 08:29 PM   #2
Rivet Master
Gsmblue's Avatar
2015 25' Flying Cloud
Bend , Oregon
Join Date: Sep 2014
Posts: 573
It has taken 6 months and about 1500 miles to work out most of our issues... All minor one though...
Mad Astrophysicist turned sales guy that works to fund his dirty snowbaording habbit, mwah-ha-ha . . .
Gsmblue is offline   Reply With Quote

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
If I Did a 'Blow Out' Of the Water Lines and No Water Came Out Did I do it Wrong? mrpettit Winterizing, Storage, Carports & Covers 15 12-03-2014 09:51 AM
I did look I really did bennu36 Sprinter and B-van Forum 11 08-12-2013 01:01 PM
How did you get into Airstreams & Airstreaming? 83Excella Our Community 102 03-15-2009 09:48 AM
Rolite or Nuvite? What did you decide? airstreamcaravel Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 31 10-18-2002 07:14 AM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:42 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.