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Old 08-19-2010, 08:39 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by herk7769 View Post
Yea, that's what I thought.

"tighten knob" my butt.
I would need to lift weights for a year to use that method.
No matter how tight I try and make it; in a few minutes the spring extends the arm to the end anyway.
I like Realebill's idea much better.

I agree Lou the washer will help lock the arm. I just wanted you to see what they wrote in the users manual.
I plan on getting the washers myself.

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Old 08-20-2010, 06:13 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by PEANUT View Post
My 08 Flagstaff 831BHSS has an A&E awning that you can not tilt for rain run off. A friend of mine has an 09 rockwood and it has the adjustable arm. I have talked with my dealer because I saw on another site Dometic was offering kit for free . I am not having alot of luck I don't know if it is dometic or the dealer any help would be much appreciated thanks. Roger

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Contact your dealer.
Mine odered it from the factory FREE OF CHARGE.
They even sent it right to me.
I used it for the first time and it worked well.
It mounts on the non motorizer arm of the awning.
Took about 15 minutes to put on.


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