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Old 11-18-2012, 04:46 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Trempert

This is what I do also. However, the "official" Forest River answer is to start your generator, turn off the battery disconnect but leave the stairs switch on, shut the door and the stairs will go in. Now....go to the outside generator switch and turn off the generator.

This is the DUMBEST thing I've ever heard of, but if you're too short to reach through the screen door, I guess it's the next best thing to using a magnet or installing a switch.
This did not work for me. When I turn off the battery disconnect it kills the battery. I just closed the screen door and then hit the battery disconnect.

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Old 11-19-2012, 06:16 AM   #22
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I keep a step stool in the bin by the door. We use it anyway to reach ceiling fans and roof items but it is a major pain in the butt. At least the stairs are safe when the vehicle is left in storage.

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