Originally Posted by youroo
If you use the (MX57) this will be a Total removal and Dismantle of your Awning! Cut into and Insert the (MX57) then Weld it! Might be cheaper and Might be stronger than a New tube if Yours is (Damaged) but for a (Bow) I would just put a (Storage and Down the Road Support) on your unit!
PS 99.9% have a BOW!
Not correct, you can just remove the motor end, slide the MX57 inside and put the motor back on. No welding or cutting required or needed. Very simple and easy way to fix it permantly.