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Old 02-02-2013, 06:10 PM   #1
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Unhappy Georgetown 300FW- Slide out retraction only "inches" its way in

I have a 2011 Georgetown 300FWSNBF-3011-- with one long slide out from the bedroom to the cockpit. The s/o works just fine going out, but for retraction, it only “inches” its way in at first-- requiring multiple presses of the switch-- & then, after the s/o raises to its highest retraction point, it retracts smoothly thereafter with one continuous press of the switch.
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Old 03-31-2013, 05:03 PM   #2
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Hi

I have the same unit as you and find that the slide works much better on the initial rise if you give the ramp area a shot of silicone spray occasionally. You can get to this from the underside of the slide outside, or by lifting the carpet flap inside. I also make sure I am plugged into shore power or have the generator running when I am operating the slide. If you do a search on the Georgetown forum, you will see more posts on this issue. Mine seems to work fine.
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Old 04-01-2013, 12:39 PM   #3
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My largest slide did the same even when plugged in. However, my battery was on it's last leg. When I replaced the battery it went in/out smoothly and just as quick as the other two.
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