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Old 09-28-2018, 06:59 AM   #1
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Default Repair service

The seal between the upper and lower sections of my 99 classic is deteriorating and I am looking for somewhere to get it replaced. I have tried several times to contact midget trailer with no response. Can someone recommend a repair center?

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Old 09-28-2018, 10:29 AM   #2
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Good morning John, give us a call at 740-392-1600 and we will be happy to fix you up with that bulb seal. Have a great day... Rob at JandR trailer repair!

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Old 10-04-2018, 08:05 PM   #3
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Rob at JandR, is the bulb seal relatively easy to replace? My 1997 needs it especially
around the back. Should this project be done by an rv mechanic? My unit is is AZ
and I live in IN, but could hire someone in AZ if you don't think the ordinary person
should tackle the job.
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Old 10-04-2018, 08:56 PM   #4
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Default Replacing the bulb seal.

Here is the information you need. Cable replacement in my 1998 HiLo 24TD. 3-3-2010. This 15page document explains how to break the halves of the HiLo apart. It is about an 8HR. job. Try this company for the 3/4 hollow p bulb seal with a 1" stem. EPDM "P bulb seal company". McMaster Carr.Measure the gap/distance/gap between lower and upper half. Or try www. Extrusions for p bulb seal. Perhaps someone that lives in AZ will know of a dealer that can fix this for you. J&R does a very good job with repairs. This is far from where the RV is located. Papa Beach did a nice write up on his DIYS install of the seal. DH and I have also done this repair. Good luck with this repair.
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Old 10-23-2018, 06:56 PM   #5
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Thank you Jim and Rob for the excellent and timely work replacing the bulb seal and lubing/adjusting the lift system on my Hi-Lo, while maintaining great communication through out the project !!

A pleasure doing business with you!

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Old 10-24-2018, 11:18 AM   #6
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did you end up hiring someone in AZ?

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