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Old 06-19-2022, 07:32 PM   #1
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Flex Armor roof

I replaced my roof on a 2016 36 RL about 2 years ago. Had a tear in the roof membrane. Had a leak the other night and went back up to inspect. It was leaking in through the TV antenna. Looks like they didnít caulk it correctly. Then I noticed another small tear in the membrane!! Can this be patched? I am done with these cheap roofs. If I have to replace, I plan on doing Flex Armor. My question is: The coating is white, what is that going to look like with the full body paint? Color scheme is beige, black, and red. Current roof is beige.
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Old 06-19-2022, 08:13 PM   #2
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I replaced my roof on a 2016 36 RL about 2 years ago. Had a tear in the roof membrane. Had a leak the other night and went back up to inspect. It was leaking in through the TV antenna. Looks like they didn’t caulk it correctly. Then I noticed another small tear in the membrane!! Can this be patched? I am done with these cheap roofs. If I have to replace, I plan on doing Flex Armor. My question is: The coating is white, what is that going to look like with the full body paint? Color scheme is beige, black, and red. Current roof is beige.
The shop that did mine colored the side black since my colors are black and beige. I used the shop in Bertram Texas. It turned out great and I don’t even notice it.
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Old 06-19-2022, 08:13 PM   #3
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Eternabond tape will fix and seal almost any issues on the roof and last longer than the roof. I caught a low hanging branch on the edge of our roof for about a 10' section. Covered with eternabond and it's never leaked.
Typically any issue with the TV Antenna is a poor seal around the coax boot.
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Small holes just put sikaflex715 self leveling on it or tape.
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I will try that. Thanks for the replies.
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I had mine done about 4 years ago at Bertram as well. Just got it done in the white. Don’t really notice it really. Not like your walking around looking at the roof. It’s just a few inches. Took care of the roof problems and it’s a life time warranty.
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Old 06-26-2022, 03:09 AM   #7
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Thanks for the information. I will definitely do the flex armor the next roof replacement. Going to try the tape for now. Itís amazing how many low hanging branches there are in the campgrounds, and along roadways. I am nervous every time I see one. The big advantage of flex armor is that they can repair a damaged section. The RV repair shops I have dealt with , always want to repair the whole roof even with one tear. I guess they like to make money!!!
I really appreciate everyone on this forum for all the help in this journey.
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