Originally Posted by Johnnya
Is there a way to disable temporary the retractable stairs when you open the door? I've parked my rv on the side of the road the other day and the stairs hit the curbside. I am trying to avoid that in the future not to damage the stairs.
Many use a magnet that is placed near the door contact and that will keep the steps from going out. I use this when parking along a curb so the steps don't go out. I usually jump in and out that way.
If you are handy and hand an old microwave that is trash you can remove a very powerful flat circle magnet that is mounted around the magnetron tube. That is what I use. They are about 2-3" in diameter.
Here is what they look like. This is two stacked together.