Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-29-2020, 02:08 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: NY Finger Lakes
Posts: 15
Slide room/topper sag 2014 Columbus

Hello, I guess when you buy used you find all kinds of things you overlook at the dealership no matter how thorough you try to be. I asked many questions at the dealership and thought I was given reasonable answers. I noticed the other day that the topper on the main slide room on our 2014 Columbus 325RL was sagging more than I thought it should. I realize that it's not new and maybe stretched or something but then I noticed that the room is tilted in at the top. It doesn't appear to be a huge amount but I am wondering if it is causing the topper sag. It is not noticeable in the coach and when I feel around the seal it seems OK. I really didn't notice it until just the other day and we have owned it for a few weeks. Has anyone with a similar 5th wheel experienced anything like this? Thank you!
__________________

tuneman59 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2020, 08:57 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
SeaDog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Idaho
Posts: 7,221
The tilting of the slide box should have no effect on the topper. The topper is held taught by the spring in the roller tube it does not lock in any position but keeps constant pressure on the fabric. It may be that the spring has lost some of its tension. some folks put a pool noodle or beach ball under the fabric to get rid of the sag others put more tension on the spring.
__________________
Retired Navy
Jake my sidekick (yellow Lab) 10/04 - 05/20
2017 RAM 2500 CC 4X4 Cummins Diesel
2016 Flagstaff 26 FKWS
AF&AM & El Korah Shrine of Idaho
SeaDog is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
2014, columbus, roo, 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 11:51 PM.


×