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Old 02-13-2013, 09:48 PM   #21
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Cardinal frame cracks

Originally Posted by jimh View Post
some of the earlier frames (mine was one of them) developed cracks in the frame behind the tires. believe i have read abt the problem up to 2004 or so. the repair can be done at ur expense for abt $1000. they grind out the cracks, re-weld then install cross braces between the spring supports.
mine didn't show up until a year and a half ago.
Jim, what year is yours? Mines a 01 and so far I've not seen any cracks. I have read lots on the Lippert frame cracking over on the Cardinal Fourm.
Knock on wood I guess. Bought mine used and it had been all over the states, twice! lol
We are very happy with it, nice rig and not a thing wrong with it. jdadoug.

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