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Old 10-17-2014, 09:22 PM   #21
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Well darn then. Our 2015 definitely does NOT have an expansion joint. Hopefully it won't make it's own :-(
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Old 10-17-2014, 09:38 PM   #22
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You can see it if it had it Todd. I saw on on a new 38RL the other day at the dealer. I'll scout their website to see if I can find a pic.
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Old 10-17-2014, 10:02 PM   #23
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Keystone suffered from this issue a decade ago, so they started adding the flex joint in production.

I'm just not sure why it took so long for Redwood to learn this. As I understand the new models have this joint.



I think Dave has pictures of his fix from the service center.



Mine looks just like this one that AA posted. I never had any cracks but the service center put that joint in mine I guess as a preventative measure.
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Old 10-18-2014, 01:47 AM   #24
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Our 10/13 2104 38RL has the joint, I don't have a picture to post though.
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Old 10-18-2014, 04:27 AM   #25
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We had ours fixed but the plastic doesn't match the paint. We dropped the coach off with our dealer this morning and they will paint to match.
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Old 10-18-2014, 01:27 PM   #26
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It took almost 2 years but ours is just now starting to crack, I've already called the Service Center to have them put a note in our service record so we can have it taken care of if we can't get it done before our 2 year clock runs out.
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Old 10-18-2014, 06:03 PM   #27
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Our 2015 38RL has the joint.
Hey Andy... Maybe I'll see your rig there! Moving onto Fraserway's yard tomorrow for about 4 days while they do a bunch of work and replace the awning we lost.
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Old 10-18-2014, 06:53 PM   #28
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We had ours fixed but the plastic doesn't match the paint. We dropped the coach off with our dealer this morning and they will paint to match.
Did you have the service center fix it, or your local dealer? I'm trying to line up some items for our dealer (Lazydays) to fix and was wondering if I could get this proactively fixed... I'm certain it will eventually crack based on the noises I hear when hooking up.
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It took almost 2 years but ours is just now starting to crack, I've already called the Service Center to have them put a note in our service record so we can have it taken care of if we can't get it done before our 2 year clock runs out.
Wouldn't this be covered under the 5 yr warranty?
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Old 10-18-2014, 11:40 PM   #30
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I would also think it would be covered under warranty. Seems like a lot of fellow owners have had theirs fixed and I have not heard of anyone paying that was under warranty.
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