RV

Have RV questions? Ask an RV mechanic online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

My actuator is leaking can i fix it or can i put manual

Customer Question
My actuator is leaking...

My actuator is leaking can i fix it or can i put manual brake

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

94 sundowner glufstream ihave no park brake

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: RV
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own RV Question
Answered in 19 minutes by:
3/3/2016
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 2 years ago
Randall
Randall, RVIA Certification
Category: RV
Satisfied Customers: 14,646
Experience: RVDA/RVIA Master Certified Technician with many years experience.
Verified

What "actuator" is that you are talking about........

Ask Your Own RV Question
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 2 years ago

Did you miss my response or do you still need some input from me on this issue?

Ask Your Own RV Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a rv mechanicLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask gene Your Own Question
gene
gene
gene, RV Mechanic
Category: RV
Satisfied Customers: 1,100
1,100 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 28 yrs exp in the industry

gene is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Excellent reply, and also very quick. Really sounds like the Expert knows what he is talking about. I will be back to use your service when I need more help with my RV.

DutchUSA

Highly recommend this RV expert. Prompt, good and detailed answers were given. Very willing to help with genuine concern. I will ask for him next time.

JackUSA

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

gene

gene

RV Mechanic

1,100 satisfied customers

28 yrs exp in the industry

Nick

Nick

RVIA Certification

664 satisfied customers

5 years RV repair and reconstruction, Fleetwood RV Training course completion.

Steve F.

Steve F.

RVIA Certification

443 satisfied customers

Journeyman and Master RV technician, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineer. RVIA Technical Consultant

Randall

Randall

RVIA Certification

14,646 satisfied customers

RVDA/RVIA Master Certified Technician with many years experience.

Robert

Robert

RV Mechanic

13,792 satisfied customers

18 yrs. RV experience including Cummins North West, Country Coach, Monaco Coach - vendor certified.

Wayne

Wayne

RV Mechanic

995 satisfied customers

Work on several type of Rv engine, Trans, brakes

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

RV Mechanic

514 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

Related RV Questions
On my 1998 fleetwood the parking brake switch is leaking and
On my 1998 fleetwood the green parking brake switch is leaking and I understand there is a manual replacement available to eliminate the parking brake mechanism that is potentially dangerous when it f… read more
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose)
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
514 satisfied customers
We have a 1993 Safari Continental Motorhome diesel pusher.
We have a 1993 Safari Continental Motorhome diesel pusher. Allison elec transmission. To set the parking brake, we put coach in nuetral, then on the dash their is a small paddle-shaped lever to lift u… read more
Wayne
Wayne
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
995 satisfied customers
1997 p30 motorhome elec/Auto parking brake when shifting to
1997 p30 motorhome elec/Auto parking brake when shifting to park fluid comes out of small hole in high pressure actuator?… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 Fleetwood Southwind 34' chevy 454 gas motorhome.The
I have a 1996 Fleetwood Southwind 34' chevy 454 gas motorhome. The motorhome has been setting for two weeks. When I put it into reverse or drive it will not move. It tries, but it seems like the brake… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
2003 P32 Workhorse Chassis. (Winnebago)Problem: Auto Stop
2003 P32 Workhorse Chassis. (Winnebago) Problem: Auto Stop dash light came on. I checked all fluids, and everything checked ok; so I drove 100 miles home. Next morning I found a oil puddle under the M… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
I have a 2003 Itasca Sunova. It has an electrical emergency
I have a 2003 Itasca Sunova. It has an electrical emergency brake system. When I disengage the brake or put the unit in gear, a loud whinnying noise is heard. The unit does move, so I know the brake i… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
I have a Safari 1998 30 Trek diesel the auto brake is
I have a Safari 1998 30' Trek diesel the auto brake is STUCK on and can't be released. I do not have a manual brake just the auto brake switch and automatic Trans I'm stuck in a parking lot and can't … read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
I am leaking fluid under my motorhome by the step from the
I am leaking fluid under my motorhome by the step from the braking system. When the brake fluid canister ( which has dextron 3 in) is emty my auto park will not come off and the rv will not move. Last… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
Motor Home..engage..emergency brake is put on manually..hydraulic
92 Allegra Bay Motor Home auto park light remains on and parking brake does not engage. Will roll when not on level ground unless emergency brake is put on manually. Need help with hydraulic connectio… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
2001 demon: parking..presure..switches..leaks and have found none
I have 2001 Damon Daybreak with the auto parking brake> I replaced both presure switches. The system know cycles. Ihave check for leaks and have found none, help… read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
MY 1998 Winnabago brave RV will not move..parking..lites..manual says
MY 1998 Winnabago brave RV will not move. The parking lites are on and I don't know how to correct the problem. I have done like the manual says and I am stuck. I NEED HELP… read more
RV SPECIALIST
RV SPECIALIST
OWNER -RV REPAIR COMPANY
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
304 satisfied customers
What type and make of brake shoes did a 95 Rialta come with..bled
What type and make of brake shoes did a 95 Rialta come with. I have spungy brakes eventhough they have been checked and bled by a mechanic.… read more
RV SPECIALIST
RV SPECIALIST
OWNER -RV REPAIR COMPANY
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
304 satisfied customers
our bounder will not start, no lights on dash panel..on, battery good
our bounder will not start, no lights on dash panel when key is turned on, battery good, connections good… read more
RV SPECIALIST
RV SPECIALIST
OWNER -RV REPAIR COMPANY
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
304 satisfied customers
2008 demon: retract..blink..none of the buttons (or pulling the fuses
I have a 2008 Damon Astoria and my electronic levelers have decided not to work. I got them to retract, but since then, all the lights on the left have continued to blink. I am unable to turn them on … read more
RV SPECIALIST
RV SPECIALIST
OWNER -RV REPAIR COMPANY
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
304 satisfied customers
wilderness..one of the slide motors came..disconected..yellow wire
I have a 1999 wilderness 32.5 fifthwheel triple slide out. last week one of the slide motors came on by itsself and the power stayed on. I disconected the motor and discovered the yellow wire to the m… read more
RV SPECIALIST
RV SPECIALIST
OWNER -RV REPAIR COMPANY
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
304 satisfied customers
Southwind..the drum driveshaft brake is probably done..pads
the auto brake on my southwind will not go off. i have just purchased it and think that this has been a problem for a while. i am assuming at this time that the drum driveshaft brake is probably done … read more
Joe
Joe
Service Technician
Associate Degree
112 satisfied customers
I have a 1991 Pace Arrow 33 motorhome. It has a 454 engine
I have a 1991 Pace Arrow 33' motorhome. It has a 454 engine with a L480E transmission. There is a device that applies a braking system to the drive shaft when the transmission is placed in PARK. There… read more
Jeff Myers
Jeff Myers
Owner/Service Manager
Undergraduate Studies - Incomplete
198 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x