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Old 09-09-2015, 05:33 PM   #1
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Pro's & Con's on a RV Cover for the Solera

I have been thinking about covering my 2013 Solera when I return it to storage this year. I would appreciate any ideas/brands/price/product/experience/purchase info and whether it is worth it. Thanks in advance.

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Old 09-09-2015, 08:29 PM   #2
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I've have had an ADCO cover for the last three winters and will use it again this season. Only thing I dislike about it is trying to get into the coach with the cover on. It isn't the easiest thing because of the height of the coach trying to get the zippers undone high enough to clear the door. But I don't know how well other covers are for getting into either?
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Old 09-10-2015, 08:10 AM   #3
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I also have the ADCO and think is it is a nice enough cover. It came with little 'socks' that cover the 4 downspouts but they didn't prevent them from ripping through the cover. I stitched up the rips and now use tennis balls that have a hole cut in them to cover the spouts.
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Can you use painter's extention pole... It can be as long as 12 ft and comes with varying xontraption at the tip that you can purchase.
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I bought a Goldline cover which so far has been great, been using it about 4 months. Can't think of any downside, reasonable price and well constructed. It's worth it for me because I live in FL and a cover isn't an option. I also use the tennis balls and cover the TV antenna with a towel.
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Old 09-10-2015, 01:46 PM   #6
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Probably could use the painter pole on the zippers, I even seen a deal some where, where some one use tennis balls to throw over the rig with strings attached to unzip the cover.
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Old 09-10-2015, 02:02 PM   #7
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I bought an Adco cover for my Solera last year and never even tried it as I only stored and winterized it for a couple of months. I was living in Sierras at 7,000 ft. I make frequent runs to Los Angeles to visit family. Approximately how long does it take and how difficult would this be for a very handy single female to try and cover my Solera? Ps- now living at only 4,700 ft. elev. but it still can get to 10 degrees below on occasion.
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I lived in CA for a number of years, don't remember it snowing? Besides I heard CA is in a drought? Kidding aside the hardest part is getting it up on the roof and figuring out which way is the front and back of the cover.
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Old 09-10-2015, 03:29 PM   #9
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That's the beauty of the Eastern Sierra, Ca. You can get below the snow line and cold weather in 10-20 min. unlike the northern states. Yes, the lakes are all horribly dry, the lowest in over 30 yrs. I am a 5'-9" strong female but wondering if it's worth the hassle & heavy weight to attempt?
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Old 09-10-2015, 03:33 PM   #10
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I've had two ADCO covers and was lucky to get two winters out of them here in Ohio. ADCO replaced one but they still Just don't seem to last. Anyone have better luck with other brands?


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