RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Thor Industries Owner's Forum > Damon
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-12-2011, 03:41 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Damon Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 500
slideout information needed for Challenger

We have 2011 Damon Challenger 3710. The large slide (curbside) makes a "grinding" sound when initially beginning to move in the outward position. Once the slide starts, it sounds normally - smooth and quiet. It is just the initial movement that is noisy and for just a second or two. I downloaded the manual for this slide and nowhere does it address this situation. My question is, and this was not addressed in the manual, is how do I access the slide rollers, motor and cables for this model? Is part of the trim around the slide (inside) removed, and if where? Thanks for any information - this is beginning to really bug me.
__________________

bronk is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 05-13-2011, 08:09 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
jcthorne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 474
Have no idea if your slide mech is similar to our 2008 Damon but if it has the cables at each end, it likely is.

The motor and cable adjustments are above the slide behind trim panels. Need to find out what is making the noise as it should not. Rollers are all on the bottom. Inside on the front edge of the slide, outside near the opening rolling along the bottom of the slide. If yours is different type, please disregard.
__________________
38ft 2008 Damon Daybreak 3575 (forward kitchen)on Ford 22,000lb chasis, 242" WB.
jcthorne is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
RV Cookbook Recipes Needed Madame Boomer iRV2.com General Discussion 12 02-26-2011 09:29 PM
2005 adventurer slide out information needed campercatz Class A Motorhome Discussions 0 03-20-2010 06:45 AM
Information needed please. bbry Excel Owner's Forum 36 06-18-2008 05:33 PM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:14 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.