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Old 05-10-2010, 05:24 PM   #1
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Broken Door Glass

My front door just took on a rock from my weedwacker and lost.
Do I need to purchase a new window or can I replace the glass.
It's dual paned but not sure if it had gass between the panes.
Any ideas/help is much appreciated.

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Old 05-10-2010, 05:48 PM   #2
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You normally can have new dual pane glass put into the frame ...a good glass place should be able to help. I would remove the frame myself and take it to them. OR, if you know the mfg'er of your windows, you may be able to order one from them ...bad part is that will take longer to get the window repaired, and likely cost more.

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Old 05-10-2010, 07:04 PM   #3
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I just replaced mine. Went rounds with glass companies in Fla. and N.C. Ordered one from Motion windows and installed it myself. $350 and insurance repaid me. Fit almost right but had to adjust for thickness of door and outside frame is just short of paint job. Not a big deal. Takes four weeks. I chalked it up to part of the fun of RVing!
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Old 05-10-2010, 09:23 PM   #4
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PTL Engineering made all Alpine's doors, so look them up on the internet, give them a call see what they can do. NOTE: WRV Stiffed them for 16K when they closed their doors, so there is no warranty of any kind on anything they sold to WRV, however, they were nice to me when I have called them, so I would contact them first before a glass shop, my guess is they have the window ready and could ship it to you.
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Old 05-12-2010, 09:54 PM   #5
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