Save 50% Off of Campsites with Passport America

How To Open RV Awning

by Pat
(Spirit Lake Iowa)

We bought a 2004 Sun Vally 16 foot camper.

Where can we find info on how to use the awning. This is our first camper so don't want to ruin anything.

Thanks for any advice!


ANSWER: Greetings Pat thanks for submitting your question on our Ask An RV Question Page.

Well as they say a picture is worth a 1000 words so I guess a video is worth 5000 words. Take a look at the video below to see how to operate an RV Awning.

The video also demonstrates that even RV Experts sometimes have problems operating RV Awnings.

Let The Good Sam Extended Service Plan Pay Your RV Repair Bills

Hope this helped.

Do you have any suggestions or comments on this topic? You can add them to this page by clicking on the "Click Here To Post Comments" link located near the bottom of this page.

Are you paying too much for your RV Insurance? Click here for a free quote from Good Sam

Happy RVing

RVing Al

Join the Good Sam Club Today! The Official RV Community Club

Camping World

Check out what's on Sale at Camping World! Hundreds of Items - Huge Savings. Click here to shop!

Comments for How To Open RV Awning

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

RV Awning Type?
by: Ryan J

I'm pretty sure the original question was referring to a Coleman Sun Valley pop up camper, not a typical travel trailer. The bag awnings on pop ups are very confusing at first and when I first got my pop up, I couldn't find any instructions online either. I just had to trial and error it. Im still not aware of any instructions, however pop up bag awnings vary greatly by year and manufacturer. As a result, it would take several videos or sets of instructions just for the common ones.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ask An RV Question.

Recommended Reading For You

Follow Me on Pinterest

Good Sam Roadside Assistance

Good Sam Travel Assist

Click Here