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Old 10-02-2014, 05:34 PM   #1
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Question MB52 magnetic door gasket?

Hi all,

I have a Dometic MB52 in my '68 Overlander. It works well on electirc (which is all I plan to run it on), but the magnetic door gasket is shot. I'm having a hard time finding a replacement. Not sure if I could get away with something from a hardware store or if it needs to be a particular profile. Any thoughts or advice out there would be appreciated! Thanks!

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Old 10-03-2014, 09:07 AM   #2
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I ran into the same problem with my old fridge. I hunted high and low and was unable to find a "factory fit" replacement seal. I ended up buying a "universal fit" generic seal that was designed to be cut to fit and spliced together. It does the job, but it is not as wide as the original, so I am doubtful that it does the job as effectively.

Good luck!

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Old 10-04-2014, 10:35 AM   #3
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You might try PPL MotorHomes…they have a lot of parts listed in the online catalogue but Kind of hard to navigate to exactly what you are looking for.
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Old 10-16-2014, 06:55 AM   #4
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This is the co. that I used for a custom gasket for our Dometic they have a two day lead time on custom orders, ours was on our porch in two days amazing.

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