RV

Have RV questions? Ask an RV mechanic online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related RV Questions
On the awning arm there is a part that books to the awning
On the awning arm there is a part that books to the awning shaft. Looks like a couple of fingers. It allows you to lift the awning up for shade. Domestic product #8275000.401b is on the arm … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
My awning arms got bent in a freak wind. 2014 Forest River
yes I am far from any dealer, I have pictures if you can … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
I purchased new fabric for me dometic 9100 power awning. The
I purchased new fabric for me dometic 9100 power awning. The instructions I find on you tube are not concise, looks like a good way to get hurt. could I download just the awning fabric replacement ins… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
I need to replace the main arm on a electric power awning.
I need to replace the main arm on a electric power awning. It got badly damaged in a high wind. I know you need to lock it up somehow but cannot find a installation manual. Can you direct me to where … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
I have a 25' Dometic awning that was taken off a toy hauler
Hello,I have a 25' Dometic awning that was taken off a toy hauler and Im installing it on my race car trailer, that being said is there anyway possible I can convert to a power awning with wind sensor… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
My Dometic 8300 manual awning broke off my Keystone toy
My Dometic 8300 manual awning broke off my Keystone toy hauler. Can I replace it with a 9100 power awning myself. The grooved track is still there undamaged? … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
The pole (19 ft) on my awning is slightly bend. As a result
The long pole (19 ft) on my awning is slightly bend. As a result it seems to have dislodged the awnings holder when the awning is put up for travel. Can I get replacement parts? … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
I need complete instructions for replacing the fabric on my
I need complete instructions for replacing the fabric on my A&E Dometic 9100 Power Awning … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
New dometic heavy duty springs installed on a 19' 8500
New dometic heavy duty springs installed on a 19' 8500 awning set at 8 turns do not retract the awning without me pushing it up. How tight can I safely wind these springs?… read more
Michael Reush
Michael Reush
Master Technician
High School or GED
3,116 satisfied customers
I am looking parts Dometic 8500 Series (I think) Sunchaser
I am looking for a parts for a Dometic 8500 Series (I think) Sunchaser II awaning. I need two (2) rafter claws that are part of the Rafter Assembly. Thank you for your help… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
I need to replace the front arm and rafter assembly on my dometic
I need to replace the front arm and rafter assembly on my dometic 8500 awning, can I remove the front arm and rafter assembly without unwinding the spring assembly… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
16,320 satisfied customers
Have a 2005 4 winds hurricane class A 30..original patio awning,
Have a 2005 4 winds hurricane class A 30'..original patio awning, manual, A&E systems dometic. After short violent wind storm, awning appeared ok; however, when I went to retract, the up/down lever ha… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
Re Dometic 8500 awning which we ordered: There was not a
Re Dometic 8500 awning which we ordered: There was not a winding crank included in the order received. should there have been one? Also, can we extend 12 'feet of fabric extension out from the roller?… read more
Michael Reush
Michael Reush
Master Technician
High School or GED
3,116 satisfied customers
reinstall my awning...im wondering how many winds the spring needs.
I need to reinstall my awning. Is there anything I should know? I'm wondering how many winds the spring needs.… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
RV..loosen..The rusted screw is stuck in the rafter hole
I have a Domonic RV retractable awning. Today I was trying to loosen the rafter knob to retract the awning and the knob snapped of at the threaded screw going into the rafter. The rusted screw is stuc… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
Catalina: scamp 2002 trailer and would like to use the awning
The rafter arms of our domestic Catalina awning are not attached to the awning. We just bought the scamp 2002 trailer and would like to use the awning. We have replacement parts, but have no idea how … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
dometic power awning. Made in 07 camper 08 5th wheel salem LA.
I have a Dometic power awning. Made in 07 camper 08 5th wheel Salem LA. The model and serial number has gone. It measures 18' from frame to frame. I want to change it to a rain dip. I heard that there… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 satisfied customers
Caravan: Dometic..an aluminium device held in place by a bolt
I have a 16ft Olympic Javelin SP caravan with a Dometic awning. During a heavy gust of wind the top left hand rafter arm came off the upright. The top rafter has an aluminium device held in place by a… read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,584 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.

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

17,584 satisfied customers

RVDA/RVIA Master Certified Technician with many years experience.

Robert

Robert

RV Mechanic

16,320 satisfied customers

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

Wayne

Wayne

RV Mechanic

1,300 satisfied customers

Work on several type of Rv engine, Trans, brakes

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

RV Mechanic

705 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

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