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    Quote Originally Posted by powerline84 View Post
    Any kind of eurothane sealant
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    New discovery:

    I thought the roof box was all one piece, but apparently, it isn't. The area just behind the electrical access panel flexes easily enough for me to press it down (and then it springs back up). There's a seam there, and I can see the metal on one side of the seam moving and the area on the other side not moving.

    Sealant is gooped over that seam, so I can't tell if there's any overlap. Can anyone enlighten me as to whether there's an overlap there? Should I worry about that flexing motion or leave it be?

    Thanks in advance.
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    seam/join in roof box

    I guess a photo would help...

    Looks like the seam/join runs all the way across the roof box between the doors, right at the rear corners.

    roof box join no flash.jpg
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    From what I understand, and correct me if I am wrong, there is a front piece, a rear piece and then the piece in the middle that overlaps the two. I am not sure how much integrity adding the glue would give, but it's definitely needed for weatherproofing. If you open the door and look at the middle piece, you should see the metal overlap at the sides/ends if there isn't a ton of sealant over it.
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    It's fine just seal it .

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    Thanks for the info, everyone. I'll just remove any loose sealant, scrape away the rest, and have at it Dunmurry-style with new goop.
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