Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-08-2017, 08:44 PM   #1
New Member
2002 25' Safari
Huffman , Texas
Join Date: May 2016
Posts: 2
2002 25' Safari Rear Escape Window Gasket

Needing to replace the gasket. It is leaking into the "track"--not running over and onto the "mouse fur", but the gasket is clearly in need of replacement. The problem is we can't seem to find a part number. All other windows on the trailer have "Hehr" stickers on them--the rear escape window does not have a Hehr sticker. According to the manual, the window should be a Hehr. Any idea what gasket we need to use? Any advice will be greatly appreciated!
iamrebecca62 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2017, 02:45 PM   #2
2 Rivet Member
Deesnestwa's Avatar
2000 25' Safari
St. Augustine , Florida
Join Date: Jul 2017
Posts: 32
Hi, I have a Safari 25 and we just had the rear window gasket replaced at Sander's RV in Gainsville, FL. The repairman said that the gasket was originally made by a company (can't remember name) and they went out of business. He said he ordered the gasket from another company and it's as good as new. Wish I could provide you with further details, but call them. They are the best around for repairing Airstreams. Good luck!
Deesnestwa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2018, 05:14 PM   #3
2 Rivet Member
Deesnestwa's Avatar
2000 25' Safari
St. Augustine , Florida
Join Date: Jul 2017
Posts: 32
Hi, We just had that same window repaired for leaks on our 25' Safari. The dealer used black Silkaflex to caulk the black seal around the window because it had shrunk in the corners. He didn't replace it, but filled the gaps with the caulk. I have Hehr and Creative windows in our AS. I had a leak in the front window and I fixed it myself using the same caulk after I removed the seal which was in poor condition. After you clean the window of adhesive and dirt you can apply a "D" seal around the window. You can order this seal just search for "D" seal in black, 1/2" x 3/8" will do the job. The original seal is different from the "D" seal, but it will work just the same. Good luck with your repair. Our leak caused major floor damage, which I fixed too with the help of this great forum.
Deesnestwa 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
19 ft bamb rear escape window weber.roger Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 9 03-22-2016 01:35 PM
WTB: rear escape window Reuben Byrd Airstream Classifieds 0 03-17-2014 02:14 PM
1966 Avion T27 rear window - "escape"? 7GenTex Vintage Kin 2 02-14-2014 05:32 PM
'99 Rear escape window leaking outbackbob 1999 Safari 18 06-08-2013 07:04 AM
Rear Escape Window Seal outbackbob 1999 Safari 0 12-23-2012 08:28 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.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:23 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.