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Old 10-21-2015, 08:10 PM   #31
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I haven't noticed anything out of the ordinary with the fender. I will be traveling about 4 hours round trip this weekend and will try to pay more attention to it and report back.
It was fairly obvious to me when I was looking in the drivers mirror....I would appreciate you reporting back, if yours isn't a problem I might have to make it a warranty issue for my unit.
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Old 10-22-2015, 07:58 AM   #32
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Question for the fellow Qbud owners. I have noticed while towing the trailer that the drivers side fender is vibrating pretty heavily in the wind. On the passenger side there is a metal support brace connected to the frame to support the fender but on my unit on the drivers side there is nothing because the fender is part of the slide.

Has anyone else noticed the same problem?? or rather do your rigs have some kind of support??

Mine flaps in the wind.... (air flow gong down the road) also very badly. Not a lot of support as it is attached at the slide out. With enough flopping around it will start to crack at the screw holder area around the fender. Dealer will not 'fix' the flopping issue under warrenty, but will replace the cracked fender because of the screws while it is under warrenty, but not after warrenty is over.
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Old 10-22-2015, 10:00 AM   #33
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Mine flaps in the wind.... (air flow gong down the road) also very badly. Not a lot of support as it is attached at the slide out. With enough flopping around it will start to crack at the screw holder area around the fender. Dealer will not 'fix' the flopping issue under warrenty, but will replace the cracked fender because of the screws while it is under warrenty, but not after warrenty is over.
I was thinking about it, I wonder if you attached a metal brace to the floor of the slide if that would help. Probably not as strong as attaching to the frame, but maybe better than nothing at all.

What do you guys think?
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I was thinking about it, I wonder if you attached a metal brace to the floor of the slide if that would help. Probably not as strong as attaching to the frame, but maybe better than nothing at all.

What do you guys think?

Not advised.... the flapping will cause damage where you attach to the wood floor and degrade that area.
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I went outside and looked at mine and there is a brace already there. I then tried to wiggle the fender and it had very little wiggle in it. Maybe you guys are missing the brace?
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I went outside and looked at mine and there is a brace already there. I then tried to wiggle the fender and it had very little wiggle in it. Maybe you guys are missing the brace?
Your driver side has a brace??? hmmmm would you be able to take a picture for me??
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Give me a few mins
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Mine is a 2015 what year is yours?
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Old 10-22-2015, 05:50 PM   #39
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I have a 2015 also...is yours a hemisphere or heritage glen??

that sure looks like what I was thinking would work....i wonder if i can make it a warranty item
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Mine is a hemisphere. Yours?
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