Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-16-2012, 04:49 PM   #1
New Member
2008 22' Safari
Niskayuna , New York
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 1
Airstream Safari Skin Repair

Dear Airstream friends,

I have a 2008 Safari that was stored in a warehouse for the winter. The warehouse roof had a leak and caused some nasty problems with the A.S. skin. The skin had some white fungus on it which burned into the clear pretty bad.

I tried to wipe it off, clean it off, compound it off, but not luck.

so I tried to wet sand the skin lightly 2000 grit and it did not come off at all. I had to use 800 grit the problem area and removed the issue.

I am trying now to get the skin back to its oringal look. But no luck.

I clearcoated the skin after sanding the problem areas away. Please let mek know how I can get skin back to a shine without going to the dealship. LOL

Thank you for your help.

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMAG1092.jpg
Views:	113
Size:	47.1 KB
ID:	168465
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMAG1093.jpg
Views:	101
Size:	52.4 KB
ID:	168466
Classic79 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

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:12 AM.

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

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.