Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > MH-General Discussions & Problems
Click Here to Login
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 03-14-2013, 04:30 PM   #1
SuzanneH's Avatar
Holiday Rambler Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 62
I can't figure out how to get the roller shade out of the bracket to re-roll it...

Click image for larger version

Name:	image-608783780.jpg
Views:	48
Size:	468.7 KB
ID:	34894

Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3607712578.jpg
Views:	45
Size:	405.2 KB
ID:	34895

It is on the curbside of a 2007 Monaco Camelot. Any wisdom much appreciated. :-)

2018 Montana 3731FL
2017 Ford F350 Super Duty 4WD SRW
SuzanneH 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 03-14-2013, 05:31 PM   #2
Senior Member
Land Barge's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Headed to the next race track.
Posts: 178
Doing this from memory, I think I had to dismount and unscrew end plate using end plate as a wind tab to cock spring. Probably a good idea so it doesn't jump off while in motion.

Was also surprised that the mount screws were barley tight. Good time to snug up opposite side.

2006 Monaco 40' PDQ
25' Haulmark V-nose enclosed car trailer.
Land Barge is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2013, 05:33 PM   #3
Senior Member
BFlinn181's Avatar

Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Cincinnati
Posts: 17,869

If the brackets can't be sprung far enough apart to allow removal, then looks like you could remove or loosen the screws holding the bracket to the valance. Remove the end with the smaller, round pin, the one that doesn't have the spring. You should then be able to roll up the shade. Then install the shade and bracket back in place, when you pull the shade down it should wind up the spring to retract the shade. You might have to put a few turns into the spring when you remove it, depends on how much tension was released when it failed.

It would be easiest if you can remove the shade with screws only loosened, it will be easier to reinstall if the bracket is not completely removed.

Bob & Donna
'98 Gulf Stream Sun Voyager DP being pushed by a '00 Beetle TDI
BFlinn181 is online now   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

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.