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Old 07-31-2010, 02:03 PM   #1
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Awning Repair

I have a broken spring on my carefree awning.
Considering changing out to the Pioneer crank out retrofit.

Any thoughts

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Old 07-31-2010, 09:02 PM   #2
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You might want to read my post in another iRV2.com thread regarding the Pioneer Upgrade Kit. Here's the link.

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Old 08-01-2010, 01:48 PM   #3
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Thanks for the information, I'm on it like a chicken on a junebug.
Just came in the house and saw your reply.

I had previously damaged the awning arm and have removed both to see what I need for repair. I am lucky, one inner arm and the new pioneer retro will have me up and running.
After reading your post and the website info I am positive this will work for me.
Thanks again.

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You may download the installation, service manual for your awnings here: Aero-Rv.com - Aerolite Ultra Lite RV Travel Trailer and Expandable Hybrid Campers
click on "tents-awnings", then locate your brand awnings.
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