we did not have a frayed cable but outright broke it (stupid newbees that we were at the time). we are not mechanically inclined so had the dealer replace it. i know people have replaced it themselves. I know - not a lot of help but maybe this will bump the thread and somebody with more info can chime in.
HTT: "EscapeII" 2016 Shamrock 23WS (current)
PUP: "Escape" 2010 Rockwood HW 277 (gone)
TV: "Bruce" 2011 Dodge Durango V8 Hemi Crew
Just us gals (me, Sis and our daughters)
Traveled 19520 miles and 209 nights in 7 years and counting