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Old 03-18-2014, 09:14 PM   #1
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When trying to put out our awning for the first time this weekend, we realized it sits far too high. Is there an easier way to bring it down than manually re-positioning it. It seems very hard this way.
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Old 03-19-2014, 01:14 AM   #2
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When trying to put out our awning for the first time this weekend, we realized it sits far too high. Is there an easier way to bring it down than manually re-positioning it. It seems very hard this way.
no its the way it is.just pull it down and lock off black screw and it will stay. Just don't forget to loosen before putting it away. This is what we do on our 2012 378.i don't like it either but you will get more shade this way. hope this helps. Pete
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:15 AM   #3
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Same here, way too high. I'm 5'11" and still need a step stool to adjust the knobs to bring it down a bit. We ended up buying a sunshade that clips on the awning channel.
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Old 03-20-2014, 12:25 PM   #4
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Same here, way too high. I'm 5'11" and still need a step stool to adjust the knobs to bring it down a bit. We ended up buying a sunshade that clips on the awning channel.
We are shopping sun shades too. Does yours slide into the auxiliary track?
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We are shopping sun shades too. Does yours slide into the auxiliary track?
Mike, yes it came with clips that slide into the track and the shade mounts to them with "S" hooks. You then anchor the bottom with stakes. We also have one that mounts to the sides in case you are in a spot where the sun hits that area in the afternoons.
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Mike, yes it came with clips that slide into the track and the shade mounts to them with "S" hooks. You then anchor the bottom with stakes. We also have one that mounts to the sides in case you are in a spot where the sun hits that area in the afternoons.
We bought the "ShadePro" awning shade and are really pleased with it. The top half rolls up with the awning and the lower half is simple folded and put away when we have to move.
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We bought the "ShadePro" awning shade and are really pleased with it. The top half rolls up with the awning and the lower half is simple folded and put away when we have to move.
Oh, those are nice. I foresee something happening to our clip on shade in the near future "Don't tell Mom"
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hmm, I like that Shadepro suggestion....I'm going to buy one....

(I agree - Don"t tell MOM)
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Well this mom says we need one ASAP!
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Don't tell DAD....and just order it!
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