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Old 08-24-2004, 12:34 PM   #1
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black rubber sealant looks like bacon

I am currently rustproofing and sealing the bottom of my 92 Sovereign and I came across this rubber like sealant along the wheelwells that has separated away from the joint it was supposed to seal. Does anyone know what it is and where I could buy some, or a suitable replacement?
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Old 08-24-2004, 04:16 PM   #2
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If it was not [ultimately] soft & workable, I would say it is dirty Vulkem. If it is still somewhat pliable, I would think it is dirty RV putty (sorry, the EXACT name escapes me).

Airstream does not use currently use Vulkem anymore, they use Sikaflex. If it is pliable, take a sample down to an RV dealer - SOBs apparently use a lot of it.


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Old 08-24-2004, 06:26 PM   #3
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Kind of looks like black butyl tape, don't know....................
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