Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > MH-General Discussions & Problems
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-25-2013, 01:13 PM   #15
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 8
updaye on kwikee,
the motor was fine , i tested it , but having ford window motor expierience, i discovered that there is a "gear plug kit for $8.00 bucs un plug unit at the 4 pin , remove the 3 screws , and the pivot pin lower motor , pull external gear slowly, remove 1 screw(torx) from cover, inspect nylon gear, and see that the 3 gear plug are in tact,( mine were disingrated, $8.00 at local parts store for a replacemment 3-pc gear plug kit, remove nylon gear,clean all pieces,and insert all three plugs while keeping steel gear , above, as to slide all pieces down at the same time ,( its a little tricky but with finese and some silicon lube they should drop down, compress them till they stop , lube all gear points in the motor gears , reassemble, in reverse order, lube all pivot points of the step, plug in motor, and all should be good ,,
this is the MCgiver way to save money ! there ma y be other problems , but in my case the motor continually ran but no step movement, the only wa y to stop the motor was to disconnect the battery .. thats how i knew it was a gear plug problem ,, pass it along ,, or i will rebuild those units if sent to me LOL.. im in fla...

studonc27 is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 01-25-2013, 01:35 PM   #16
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 8
yep simple job ,, parts fro ford window motors available aparts stores about $8.00 bucs fro three gear plugs.. disassemble clean and reassemble, nuttin too it
a quickie for a kwikee.

studonc27 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2013, 03:00 PM   #17
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 8
easy fix three gear plugs available at most part stores (ford window motors)
unplug -unscrew- dissassemble- clean lube reassemble

studonc27 is offline   Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:43 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.