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I need to replace compartment thumb locks on out side doors…

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I need to replace...

I need to replace compartment thumb locks on out side doors went to rv dealer that I bought from and got a 7/8" lock but it is not long enough when
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Mechanic's Assistant: Is it your first time dealing with this issue?

Yes it is not long enough

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your RV?

Cedar Creek silverback 02 I think

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your RV yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes just want to replace thumb locks so I don't need to lock doors

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Also need the plastic slide cover for screen door

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: RV
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago
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Hi! My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with this. I may need some additional information from you first in order to give a complete answer.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago

Are you looking for a source? Both of those items are available through your local dealer and online as well. Or are you looking for specific part numbers

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Thanks but no thanks
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago

No problem...........sorry I wasn't able to give you much here.

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