Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  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 04-29-2013, 05:02 AM   #1
DeadRinger's Avatar
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 51
Cargo hinge full open mod

I have doors on my RV that only open half way and its starting to bug my back. I'm going to have to find a way to modify them to open all the way or get double folding door hinges. Anybody know where I can get something like that? I really don't want to upgrade to a newer RV yet.

2000 Monaco Diplamat
DeadRinger 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 04-29-2013, 05:20 AM   #2
Senior Member
Grandpadave's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Deland, FL
Posts: 162
The cargo doors on my rv will open about half way and then if you want them higher you just pull them up and the gas shock like openers will open the dor up all the way. Might try it, I dent realize for a few months that they would do that.

Grandpadave is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 05:25 AM   #3
Senior Member
Qwert66's Avatar
Newmar Owners Club
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Michigan
Posts: 768
Send a message via Skype™ to Qwert66
Some are restricted so they don't hit the open slides or come close to the furnace exhaust.
Knowing the risk usually all it takes is raising the lower shock mounts to the height that the full open ones are.
As stated some shock mounts have a lower track they run in with 2-3 "up" positions.
1999 Newmar Mountain Aire MADP 4080, Cummins ISC 8.3L, Allison, Spartan MM IFS, Howard Power Center, Chev Trailblazer LTZ Towed w/ BlueOx rigging, Segway X2.
Qwert66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 05:29 AM   #4
DeadRinger's Avatar
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 51
O man if thats the case I feel stupid. Gota check that. But man bunding under the slide to get something out is a pain!
2000 Monaco Diplamat
DeadRinger is offline   Reply With Quote

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

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:42 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.