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I have a 2005 pheaton that loses air in bags within an hour…

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Hi,i have a 2005...

Hi,i have a 2005 pheaton that loses air in bags within an hour of stopping. the air bags look bad when crawling underneath.i also seem to have excesive roll when hitting potholes.this is my 6th pusher and it is way worse

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? How many miles are on the car?

I bought the motorhome 4 months ago and it has always been a problem,44,000miles

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '05 RV?

Tiffin pheaton 2 slide

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your RV yourself? What have you tried so far?

I have an extended warranty but wss concedering changing air bags

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: RV
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Hi Don

I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

air bags leak at the base mount from rust from the mounting plate

I suggest to replace them in pairs, that is a safe way of doing it

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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