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Purchased a1997 ford chassis ithaca Rv.the awning hes what…

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Purchased a1997 ford chassis...

Purchased a1997 ford chassis ithaca Rv.the awning hes what looks like aluminum on the outside. see no strap, how do I open?

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1997 450 engine

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61ki auto

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Tried undoing cam at top but did nothing else as aqfrai9d I would get it down and not get it back up

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago

The strap may have been broken or just flipped up out of sight. Flip the lever to the "down" position and then get someone on each arm and pull them out away from the coach. Once you see the strap you can grab it with the awning hook.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 11 months ago

Just checking back in to see if perhaps you may have missed by earlier responses to your question? Easy to do considering the volume of e-mail that most of us get every day. If you need me to resend this information please let me know. Thanks!

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