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Old 03-02-2016, 02:29 PM   #1
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A & E OneStep awning motor replacement

I need to pull the awning motor and take it to a local electric shop for repair/rebuild.

It looks like this might involve removing the complete awning tube from the motorhome in order to get the motor removed...is that correct?

If anyone has done this I would greatly appreciate any procedure help.


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Old 03-03-2016, 12:56 PM   #2
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I've seen it done, the motor slips out of the tube, it was
held in by rivets that they drilled out, and used screws on
the re-install. IMHO, it is a job for the experienced pro,
the awing is spring loaded on the other end to assist in
retracting, so removal of the entire tube is a complicated
undertaking. They did not remove the tube, just stabilized
the motor end, and removed it.
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