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Old 07-05-2014, 01:48 PM   #1
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cable to lift Flaggstaff Mac 228D is frayed

We just bought this 2008 pop-up and upon using the lift, my Husband noticed some fraying on the cable. Anyone else had this? How to repair? Thanks. Last pop-up we had was a large Apache hard side in the 70's.... Been camping in a TT but sold it. Retired now, so on a budget.... LOL Karen & George

We live in East Tn. so lots of state parks to try.

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Old 07-05-2014, 06:49 PM   #2
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Not sure how to replace but should be something on youtube. Be safe congrats on the pup.

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Old 07-05-2014, 09:54 PM   #3
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I have a 2004 228 D and just replace my cable about 6 months ago. it may look and seem a little intimidating but honestly is a very simple job. the system is called a Goshen lift system if you go to or call them you can order the parts for around 30 bucks.
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Old 07-05-2014, 11:54 PM   #4
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It is VERY simple to replace. An hour, two if you work slowly.
Me, Julie, Lil' Barry, Faith, and OSDs, Fang and Treaty
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I don't know when we'll be able to go camping again...
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