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Old 04-29-2016, 09:31 PM   #31
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If you are not hooked up to your tow vehicle and your stabilizer jacks are folded up, you can use your tongue jack to lower the front of the trailer down and make bunk opening much easier to reach. Then raise the jack up to lower the back bunk opening. Make sure your wheels are still chocked. A power tongue jack night be something to think about if you are doing this frequently. I have done this when my front end is higher off the ground due to a sloping site situation.
Thanks for the idea, never considered this before. I have an power tongue jack, highly recommended best accessory I ever bought.
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Old 04-30-2016, 10:29 AM   #32
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If you get the mattress in just the right spot on the door before you close it closes easier, and the roof pole inside the folded mattress. My side bunk is a pain, it's not wedged behind a dinette or bathroom, it's always spilling open when closed. I think I will create a strap to tie across???


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Old 05-05-2016, 11:33 PM   #33
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I foresee a day when this will be a problem for me too. I am going to look into having some gas struts installed to help balance the weight and thereby make it easier to push up (just like on auto tailgates). Until then it will just be part of the exercise regimen!
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Old 05-13-2016, 06:17 PM   #34
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Best thing I learned on here when folding in tent ends is close all windows, turn both Fans on high disconnect the pole on the inside, close main door and ironically there is a vacuum that is created and it sucks in the tent materials makes it simple to close the tent ends, it really works well, maybe that will help make it easier for you.
OMG. Genius!!

I just went out to the driveway to try this. I was skeptical because I only have a single exhaust in the bathroom. But it worked like a charm!

Thanks!
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Best thing I learned on here when folding in tent ends is close all windows, turn both Fans on high disconnect the pole on the inside, close main door and ironically there is a vacuum that is created and it sucks in the tent materials makes it simple to close the tent ends, it really works well, maybe that will help make it easier for you.


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Old 05-13-2016, 07:00 PM   #36
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Best thing I learned on here when folding in tent ends is close all windows, turn both Fans on high disconnect the pole on the inside, close main door and ironically there is a vacuum that is created and it sucks in the tent materials makes it simple to close the tent ends, it really works well, maybe that will help make it easier for you.


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I have been using this method for the past two years. Works great!
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I have been using this method for the past two years. Works great!

Works awesome even with one fan but two helps much more, doesn't seem to work as well on other trailers, told a few ppl with other Hybrids but, works great on Roo & Shamrock


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I just used this method on my new 23IKSS and it worked perfectly. I easily closed each bunk all by myself.

I told the dealer tech about during our PDI last week and he had not heard of it before so now he knows how to do it too.
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I know I learned that from someone else can not take credit for it, just posted it here so everyone knows


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