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Old 07-01-2013, 08:18 AM   #15
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I'm glad no one was hurt, and it sure would scare the heck out of you. When we bought our coach we got caught in a bad wind storm on the way home. I lost the cover off the front a/c and it almost hit my wife who was following behind in the car.

These things get pretty brittle after time and need to be replaced. I replaced both of mine plus the one on the fridge. I have seen where people are trying to fix these things but to me causing an accident with flying debris isn't worth saving a couple hundred bucks. I have made hooks to keep my slide toppers in place and a rig to keep my main awning from furling out. It probably does not exempt me from problems but at least it will cover the obvious things.

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Old 07-02-2013, 03:38 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by thrushl View Post
Ok, I think I got this point, but am not sure so I'll ask. What is the "2X2X2 rule?"
I'm still waiting to hear this one myself.

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Old 07-02-2013, 03:44 PM   #17
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I googled it!

Never travel more than 200 miles. Never stay less than 2 days. Never get to each destination after 2 pm. Lets see how that works out!
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:30 AM   #18
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I googled it!

Never travel more than 200 miles. Never stay less than 2 days. Never get to each destination after 2 pm. Lets see how that works out!
Excellent rule!

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