RV Trip Planning Discussions

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.
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-07-2011, 10:29 AM   #1
Registered User

Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 3,198
stay n play broken cable

A month or so ago, the cable broke on my stay n play.

It broke right where it exits the attachment.
The attachment is a simple screw down cable stop. it screws to the firewal, loop the cable thru twice, and tighten the screw. Due to the design, the cable pulls out at a 90 degree angle.
To me, it was just a matter of time before failure.
To them, "this has never happened before, u must have attached it wrong"
And the charged me to replace the cable. (Note I purchased it used.

My new design is not going to break. Ever.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20110807_112718.png
Views:	45
Size:	343.5 KB
ID:	12765   Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20110807_112745.png
Views:	44
Size:	355.2 KB
ID:	12766  

Click image for larger version

Name:	ForumRunner_20110807_112831.png
Views:	43
Size:	344.8 KB
ID:	12767  

JimM68 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 08-11-2011, 06:17 PM   #2
Senior Member
DancinCampers's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: On the Road Westward
Posts: 1,306
I have the wireless version and no problem in 7 yrs/70K. I just moved it from a Susuki to our newer Jeep Liberty.

Mine has a plastic tube over the cable where the screw tightens. If yours did not, maybe that caused caused it to fray and break.

Your new install looks like it will last a very long time.
Dan & Sharon (Kasey-Our Yorkie Puppy RIP 9Jan05-26Jul17) On the Road (2012 Journey 36M, 2006 Jeep Liberty)
USN-Ret ('65-'93) Fulltimers, Class of 2012
DancinCampers 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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
SMI SmartBox braking control (Stay in Play) caymann Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 6 03-11-2011 05:03 AM
Poor Cable Picture MikenAmber Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 7 08-06-2009 07:03 PM
Safety Cable Ratings - I'm confused Brian_R1 Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12 02-09-2009 02:05 PM
Bad Cable Connection Riverdog Travel Trailer Discussion 5 10-24-2007 01:37 PM
Loose Coax Cable CoronaGirl Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 6 11-13-2006 05:46 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:33 PM.

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