Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×
RV Trip Planning Discussions

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.
Reply
  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 02-19-2021, 02:29 PM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: FLORIDA
Posts: 84
King Size Air Mattress loosing air

So, I have a 5-year old MH which has a warranty of 4-years on its adjustable air mattress. SO, Im out of warranty both sides of the adjustable air mattress leak daily. The original manufacturer won't replace the existing mattress so I am thinking of simply buying a tilt up bed supplied these days by several manufacturers.

The issue is that the bed frame must raise so that the slides can retract when traveling. Then, open once we arrive at our campsite, after the slide is again opened.

Im not so much concerned with the inflation portion but more concerned with the raising of the head ( like for watching TV) going up and down without major issues. Electricity,etc is already there since the original system required it..

Any ideas???
Hwy Junky 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 02-19-2021, 02:41 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
2cyber71's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 821
I had a sleep number in my 07 Ellipse.
One side of the queen bed had a leak, couldn’t fix it. Sleep number has a multi-year warranty. I think I got a new left side for about 75% off. It all goes by the age. After 10 yrs the warranty is over. They shipped it quick too.
__________________
2020 Winnebago Horizon 42Q
Maxum Chassis, 450 ISL
99 Storm 30H, 04 Southwind 32 VS, 07 Ellipse 40FD
2cyber71 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2021, 03:12 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
F4Gary's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Grapevine, Tx
Posts: 3,826
Loose air is bad. Much prefer tight air.
__________________
2004 Fleetwood Southwind 32VS W20
ReadyBrute Elite towing a 2017 Ford Edge Sport
F4Gary is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2021, 03:34 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Winemaker2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Western NY
Posts: 4,211
I had a sleep number mattress leak under warranty... actually day 2.... they replaced it but I was able to patch the leader with a weighted piece of canvas fabric and Gorilla glue. Kept it for a back- up spare. Nothing to lose trying. Finding the leak was the toughest part. Floating it on a pool or hot tub helps.
__________________
Don & Marge
'13 Newmar Ventana 3433 - '14 CR-V TOAD
'03 Winnebago Adventurer 31Y - SOLD
Winemaker2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2021, 08:21 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
chuckftboy's Avatar
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Fleetwood Owners Club
Holiday Rambler Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: North East Florida
Posts: 1,393
I have always wondered if it would work to just unzip the mattress, remove the air cells and install sheets of foam in their place. I assume the foam would give enough so that the bed would still tilt. The air bladder should be repairable if you can locate the leak so you have options.
__________________
2019 Horizon 42Q
Cummins L-9 450 HP
Maxim Chassis / IFS with Tag
chuckftboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
air, mattress



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
Size of king mattress on Bay Star dnhxx Newmar Owner's Forum 6 06-04-2017 05:04 AM
Allegro RED 33-AA King Size Mattress Iraleecohen Tiffin Owner's Forum 9 09-11-2013 05:41 AM
King Size Mattress cos80922 Class A Motorhome Discussions 1 05-25-2012 06:56 AM
King Size Mattress Replacement cos80922 Class A Motorhome Discussions 1 05-25-2012 06:41 AM
Looking to replace King Size Mattress flatpanel MH-General Discussions & Problems 2 05-06-2012 09:56 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.