Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Toads and Motorhome Related Towing
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 11-15-2009, 08:36 AM   #1
Member
 
Roger L.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 57
Roadmaster Portable Braking System Issues

Good Morning Everyone, Need your help AGAIN,

Has anyone ever tried to stuff a Roadmaster Portable Braking System "Model #9300" into a 2009 Jeep Liberty?
Seems once you get it on the car's floor pan, the test button rubs up against the plastic cover of the lower Inst. Panel and I'm concerned that while driving down the road it will cause the braking system to cycle and lock up the Jeep's brakes.
I'm thinking that Chysler made a change to the stamping of the floor pan and Roadmaster it not aware of it.
I spoke to a Tech at Roadmaster, but he wasn't any help, all he told me was that it does fit and has heard of no issues with it.
Thanks
Roger
__________________

__________________
Emtpy Pockets
2006 Apline Coach Limited 36FDDS
Tow: Black 2009 Jeep Liberty
Roger L. 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 11-15-2009, 11:13 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Gordon's Avatar
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Hillsboro, OR, USA
Posts: 322
Just a quick question, but, have you tried adjusting the feet on the Roadmaster?
__________________

__________________
Retired Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer - DW is the REAL Boss
Gordon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 05:33 AM   #3
Member
 
Roger L.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 57
Good Morning Gordon, I took the legs off on the left hand side because it sits on the floor pan rail and extended the legs on the right hand side. Still the test button hits the plastic panel.
Roger
__________________
Emtpy Pockets
2006 Apline Coach Limited 36FDDS
Tow: Black 2009 Jeep Liberty
Roger L. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 07:10 AM   #4
paz
Senior Member
 
paz's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Full-timers - Home is where we park it.
Posts: 4,716
I have the same unit. Thankfully, I don't have a clearance problem; but according to the instruction manual, Roadmaster has 2 different size actuator rod extensions available. Although the manual states these are primarily used if there is too much distance between the seat and the brake pedal, it may also be possible to use an extension to move the unit farther back on the floor to avoid interference with the dash. Make sure you have enough seat travel to accommodate the longer actuator rod.
__________________
2015 DRV Tradition 375KPS
2015 Chevy Duramax 3500HD LTZ Dually
Full-timers...Home is where we park it.
Check out our blog: Living Our Dream
paz is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1990 P3 braking issues ALO Vintage RV's 9 03-27-2009 09:08 AM
Tow System and Braking System navyblue Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 13 02-02-2009 06:46 PM
Engine Brake & Supplemental Braking System Jim_L Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 3 04-06-2008 06:03 PM
Ford Escape Hybrid Braking SMI Manufacturing, Inc. Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 5 02-03-2008 05:49 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:31 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.