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Old 02-08-2012, 12:20 AM
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If you're willing to try it, you could put a dessicatant in the cab while it's in the garage and see if drying out the cab improves anything. By now I'm willing to help you try anything as it's extremely bizzare, but I'm glad to head the dealership is taking it seriously and not just brushing it off.
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Yeah they are treating me very well. The kicker is I drove three hours to another dealer to pick this up due to the dealer near me not having one in stock with the options I wanted.

The Service Manager from the dealer near me is really doing a great job with the customer service, I just hope this is some type of fix for this issure... It is very odd to say the least.
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It seems to me that it would already be cost effective for them to just replace the skins. It's not really all that hard and Chrysler doesn't have to pay near what you do for the upholstery. By the time they get done playing around with it it will end up costing them the same.

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I totally agree with you Al E. Gator,

With that said I was speaking to Dodge Canada and the first thing that I was told is that they are not going to replace the seats just because they are turning white. They want them to diagnose to see if it is a manufactures warranted item.

When I spoke to the Dodge rep it was like he was telling me that I put something on my seats. I informed him that I have never put anything at all on my seats....

So here I am waiting to here. On the plus side got a chrome bug deflector on my trip to the dealer so put that on today...

I hope this gets worked out... I have no other ideas of what if causing this??? and neither does my Dodge dealer...
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Hey CdnoilRam,

I have thought about everything and I was told not to put anything at all on or in the truck until this gets worked out... I did use the conditioner on the drivers side. Did half of the truck and it looked good for about two hours.

While at the dealer the white chalky look came right back after applying the conditioner. The other side of the truck is now getting whiter??????? No idea why....

The good news is I still love this truck and it will all get worked out in the end...
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After seeing the pic's that looks to me like leather fat spew. It's the natural oils and fats in the leather coming to the surface. A buddy of mine bought a stupid expensive leather recliner that did that exact thing. The furniture store says it happens often and gave him a bottle of spew remover. Did the recliner once and never had it return.
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Hey Stump3R,

Thanks a bunch for the video. I will be forwarding that to my service manager looking after this problem.

Hopefully this does the trick...

Thanks again,

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Hey Stump3R,

Do you know if this can be purchased???

If so can you let me know where. Just got off the phone with the dealer and will be calling me back.

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Not sure where you could track it down locally. I googled and found leathermaster.ca out of Winnipeg. Might be worth calling an upholstery shop, they should be able to either get it for you or point you in the right direction.
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