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Old 03-20-2013, 10:21 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Mr_D View Post
For us, slides out when using and in when stored.

Same here.

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Old 03-20-2013, 10:31 PM   #16
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i have a rule to live by
if we are going to be away over 1 day
then they all come in,
less chance of severe weather blowing rain in
limits ingress of BUGS
saves the slide out toppers from texas wind and hail storms

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Old 03-26-2013, 09:58 AM   #17
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So basically the only advantage to leaving them out is reduced wear on the slide motors and seals. The risk though is a possible water leak, wind damage to toppers, and a better change of getting a critter or insects inside.
Sounds like leaving them out just isn't worth it. Still surprised how many I see around here stored for the winter with slides out. Thanks for all the replies tho.
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Old 03-26-2013, 08:29 PM   #18
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the wife and i have put our slides in twicr in the laast 7 years only to switch seasonal campgrounds other wise we leave them out all year long when we have run them in and out they have worked well i found the key is being leval and lubed i lube everything every fall just lightly

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