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Windows Caulk problem on Cabo 43 - 2005

Discussion in 'Cabo Yacht' started by CSkipR, Jul 4, 2009.

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  1. CSkipR

    CSkipR Member

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    On my Cabo when I wipe down the windows the black caulking rubs off on the chamois. Is there a way to stop this without recaulking the windows?
  2. NYCAP123

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    Had the same situation with an '02 Viking SC and saw it on several others. Time to recaulk.
  3. CSkipR

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    So how hard is it to remove this type of caulk? Can I reasonably remove it and replace it myself?
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    Wish I had considering the nightmare I had when the yard did it instead of subbing it out. It's not a real hard DYS job, but it's nice to have someone to go back to if it leaks like a sieve. Check a glazier for price and see.
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    Is it possible to caulk over the existing caulk?
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    Wouldn't that be nice. I don't think so. Sharp razor.
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    If the caulk is OK i.e. no leaks. Try a couple coats of carnauba paste wax. I'm not kidding.