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Old 09-17-2012, 05:50 PM   #1
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Slide motor/gearbox replacement

Looking for assistance, mounting bolts broke off on KMG gearbox/motor for slide on 97 HR Endeavor. New one was delivered today from KMG. Does anyone know how to disconnect the transtorque bushing? Do you have to just loosen the locking nut or remove it. Also has anyone added an additional bracket on the motor side to help reinforce the gearbox? I found this Pic on another blog. Any help is appreciated trying to get the RV ready for the Talladega fall race.


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Old 09-17-2012, 07:41 PM   #2
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On my Newmar I had to loosen the nut on a torque bushing slide it back and then take the motor and gearbox off. Yours does look a little different but might be the same in principle. Just trying to help. Jim

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Old 09-17-2012, 07:51 PM   #3
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Welcome to irv2.
Give this link a try for starters.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:01 PM   #4
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Thanks for them reply. After reading the info I was able to get them torque bushing to release. Will replace gearbox/motor tomorrow after work.
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Old 09-19-2012, 03:02 PM   #5
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Slide motor

try RBW industries inc. I got a lot of partsfrom them, very good to deal with. I had a 13ft slide strip gears and tare lugs of motor and they helped me out, sent me the drawing for the slide etc.
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