Originally Posted by dunnnc
Just took the factory installed one off our new 5ver. The door & side of the camper are not made of material suitable for sustained use of a strut. Besides that, it restricted the door to opening only 90 degrees and makes closing the door a little more difficult, but to each his own.
Boy Howdy! DunNC is absolutely correct about this.
My factory installed
strut destroyed my door, frame, and hinges before I removed it completely. I was unable to find a strut with LESS pressure.
Run, do not walk, away from this idea.
Lou and Laura with Bella - German Short Hair Pointer
2008 GMC Sierra 2500HD Crewcab SB Allison Duramax
2010 Flagstaff 8526RLWS - Superglide 3300
HAM CALLSIGN - KC3FFW