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How Do I Open The Awning On My RV?

by Angie Baxter
(Tulsa, OK)

We just bought a 1986 5th Wheel Travel Trailer we have every diagram needed except for the awning, it won't open, how do I open it? Is there a book or diagram I can buy?


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

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First let me congratulate you on your new 5th Wheel Trailer. OK now let's get your RV Awningicon open. Take a look at the video below, it will show you how to open your RV Awning, as you will see in this video sometimes even the RVing experts have a little trouble getting their awnings open.

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As far as getting information on your RV's awning you first have to determine the manufacturer and then contact them.

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I hope this helped.

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