REPAIR CAB COVER Continued
Cut patch to one of three sizes that will overlap damaged area with a margin of at least 3/4 inch (19 mm) on
Place board under damaged area for a flat working surface.
Buff patch and damaged area of cab cover with a wire brush.
Center patch over damaged area. Apply adhesive to patch and patch edge with a cleaning brush, making a circle on
Lift patch. Apply adhesive to area of cab cover inside adhesive circle.
Allow adhesive to dry until tacky.
Press cement surfaces together firmly with roller while tacky.
Seal by wiping edge of patch with cleaning brush.
The watershed patch has the top edge angled to give a roof effect. Because the roof-type top
edge sheds water, the patch lasts longer than a rectangular patch. For watershed patch repair,
do Step 3.
Repair cab cover with watershed patch as follows:
Cut patch large enough to overlap 2 inches (5 cm) on all sides of area to be repaired. Allow for 3/4 inch (19 mm)
turn-under of edge.
Fold patch in half lengthwise. Cut from open edges to folded edge at 22-1/2
Center patch over damaged area on outside of cab cover. Turn under patch edges. Stitch in place with a row of
stitching no more than 1/8 inch (3 mm) from the edge.