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Old 08 August 2013, 09:47   #1
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Removing an air deck floor?

My Zodiac Fastroller 3.4 has a slow puncture in the air deck somewhere. I can't find the leak anywhere so I'm going to have to take the floor out for a closer look. A bit nervous about doing this, any tips or things to look out for?
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Old 08 August 2013, 10:19   #2
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Is yours the type with a LP sausage keel under the air floor? If so just deflate and take the floor out.
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Hi John,
Leak test with soapy water, if you have any pics you could send them to me and then I can take you through the process.
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Yes its the type with the inflatable keel thing. I can see 2 button type connections on the keel tube and 2 clips at the transom. If its an easy job taking the floor out then I'll have a go this weekend. I tried the soapy water thing but couldn't see any leaks so I suspect it could be a leak on the underside.
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Easy, just deflate it fully and it slides out sideways from the transom clips - will be more obvious once it's out.
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Thanks for the advice. It was much easier than I thought. Found the leak to. It was in the inflatable keel. God knows how that happened but all patched and good now.
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