Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-10-2020, 09:50 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 3
Broken Schwintek Slide

My Schwintek slide seems to only work on one side (back of the RV). I had a RV tech look at it and he thinks it is a broken "sprag clutch". I tried to research what this is but I'm not finding much. I am going to try to look at it myself and find the control panel and check the slide motors, but the RV tech said he needs to take apart the slide a bit to evaluate the issue. Any thoughts? We have a 2018 Forest River Forester 2291s (24.5 foot class C). Thanks.
leet0010 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-19-2020, 08:35 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 337
Look at the videos a Lippert University on how the Schwintek system works. The controller has lights that tell you a lot about its operation.
__________________
Foard County News & Sassy Schoolmarm
with Lady & Chloe, 2013 39 days, 2014 59 days
2017 GD Imagine 2800BH
'07 GMC Sierra 2500HD Diesel 4x4
Why I got into RVing & More Fun
ng2951 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2020, 05:08 PM   #3
Head Rambler
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Southwest Alabama
Posts: 8,399
I agree with ng2951, look at the vids and find the controller and see what lights and errors are shown. That will tell you a lot about what's going on.
__________________
Salem 29RKSS Pushing a GMC Sierra 2500HD!
Gotta go campin!
Bama Rambler is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
slide

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:59 PM.