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Old 06-22-2015, 06:59 AM   #15
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The first set I self installed. I used a lot of painters tape to hold the cover in place while I installed the interior magnets. The second set Roger helped me, we were taking delivery of the coach only one hour from his home/factory. He showed me a tip that made installing some of the magnets in hard to reach places (up behind the upper cabnets/tv in our case) much easier. Grab a butter knife and stick the magnet to the end of the blade (NOT the sticky side) and it will give you a handle to help maneuver the magnet up into that narrow space.
Wow ... great idea! Wish I would have thought of that. Might not have the wrinkle I have ... oh well, one wrinkle doesn't hurt anything. But, that really is a great idea :-)

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Old 06-22-2015, 08:52 AM   #16
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Wow ... great idea! Wish I would have thought of that. Might not have the wrinkle I have ... oh well, one wrinkle doesn't hurt anything. But, that really is a great idea :-)

That's s great idea but for me a year to late. I took part of the cabinet and shades(inside shade) down to install mine. I love our Magna Shade and highly recommend them to everyone. Excellent product and Roger is just a outstanding person to do business with. Oh I also have the tire covers. No snakes or other nasty critters to worry about and they look fantastic. The only down side is I need to keep my rims shining because they show all the time.

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Old 06-22-2015, 09:41 AM   #17
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I've got a brown one that matches the paint scheme I have. the most important thing for heat is covering the outside of the windshield, eliminating the magnifying glass effect on the inside. Much better than just using a shield on the inside of the glass. Make a big difference on interior heat. Magna shades are great. Easy to use, but a bit expensive when you first get it. Guess you get what you pay for?
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Be careful to not let those magnets snap against the windshield hard when you're installing them.
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Great tips with the with the butter knife, to watch the magnets on the glass and my fingers. Production person is on vacation so I can't get a rush order in time for my upcoming hot July trip but will have for late August trip to Florida.

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