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Old 04-11-2016, 08:19 PM   #71
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On the gas control box there is an adjustment for the pilot. Did you try and see if you could get the pilot a bit larger. The pilot might not have been hot enough to open the gas feed.
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Old 04-11-2016, 08:19 PM   #72
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And the pilot flame has been on for like 20 minutes


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Old 04-11-2016, 08:20 PM   #73
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on a good note, my awning works .


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Old 04-11-2016, 09:07 PM   #74
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On a bad nOte , there's a tear at the seem where it connects to the roller. It's taped on with black masking tape and I'm going to retape it, I measured it out and going to order fabric.


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Old 04-11-2016, 09:19 PM   #75
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Save big money by ordering from the ebay guys who buy surplus from the factories. Like this link. Measure and order the color you like.
RV awning fabric | eBay

Ps, once you get new fabric, we'll walk you through installing it and getting that awning opened correctly.
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Old 04-11-2016, 09:41 PM   #76
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I've gotten pretty fr with your help fellas and thank you cause not too many around here have a tt. Now, to my new problem. This exhaust cover has broken off, the base is brittle to touch.




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New vent caps $6.77 on Amazon. That and tube of self leveling dicor or roll of Eternalbond tape to seal once you get cap screwed to roof.

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Getting my old tt ready but then.....

Wow , thank so much for the vent link. Good price too. Now back to the awning, I really did a job on my awning, as it the tear in the fabric wasn't enough I locked up the legs to the point where they have somehow bonded up. The handles with the spring loaded pins broke the caring pins off so now I need the fabric and the handles. Here is a pic of the handles , I had to drill them out.




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I do want to add that I got the hot water heater going and am very happy for this accomplishment. This forum has been so helpful. You guys are are like buddies that I haven't met in person, lol.


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Bummer. Did you not put up your upper arms up before you tried to adjust the height?
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Bummer. Did you not put up your upper arms up before you tried to adjust the height?
I thought he might have waited to get the fabric so we could have walked him throught the raising of the manual awning.
The handles will not cost him much, so that is good.
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