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Old 11-06-2015, 09:24 AM   #61
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I decided to go ahead an ordered the roadmaster. 235$ at camping world
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Old 11-06-2015, 09:34 AM   #62
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At least you can adjust to get tru center if it pulls either way and that option is not available on the bilstein gas damper
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Old 11-06-2015, 03:58 PM   #63
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At least you can adjust to get tru center if it pulls either way and that option is not available on the bilstein gas damper
Hey Boso ,I have been reading about others complaining that the gas pressurized damper causes steering turning on its own, have you seen any reports on how just a heavier ( non-gas) duty damper ( anything is better than the OEM one) affects the steering wander?
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Old 11-06-2015, 04:15 PM   #64
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I went with the Roadmaster reflex steering just because it was on sale and the reviews were good I didnt want to take a chance on the bilstein and have that pulling problem just the safest and easiest way to go for me but there are a lot of options as far as different manufactures still hoping airbags are fixed when I get RV back
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Old 11-08-2015, 01:15 PM   #65
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I just replaced my stock damper with the a new Bilstein. The stock damper was already shot - it had 2 - 3 inches of none dampened movement.
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Old 11-08-2015, 01:28 PM   #66
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How many miles did the damper have on it I didn't even check mine could see the difference in size that Sage had posted so I new the stock one was piece of junk
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Old 11-08-2015, 05:27 PM   #67
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VWexpert I just replaced my stock damper with the a new Bilstein. The stock damper was already shot - it had 2 - 3 inches of none dampened movement.
That's what the alignment shop meant when they said I had a flat spot. I did notice a lot of looseness periodically for and instant. No more!
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Old 11-08-2015, 07:17 PM   #68
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I just replaced my stock damper with the a new Bilstein. The stock damper was already shot - it had 2 - 3 inches of none dampened movement.
Wow, the stock damper already shot. Your unit is 2 months newer than ours. Looks like I will be ordering the Bilstein also. Have you read about some of the problems the Bilsteins have had in this thread? Should we worry? Looks like Sage is having good luck with his.
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We have 3,000 miles on it. Wasn't able to test drive yet as it started to rain and I just waxed it. Heading over to Monterey this weekend - we'll see if the alignment and damper help. Looks like I might need to take the coach back to the alignment shop to have the FR alignment specs used.
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Took me 3 times at alignment shop with the specs to get it right and still bothered by wind which I hope the Roadmaster will solve
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