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Old 01-18-2014, 08:11 PM   #1
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Full wall slide will not full retract

Have a 2010 Winnie 35 P that is not retracting fully on the aft end. When bringing in the slide, the fwd end of the slide seats perfectly.....the aft portion comes to within an inch and a half from full seating. I have tried the manual portion as prescribed in the manual, but with no luck.
Mechanically the motors work perfectly.......everything goes in and out like it should, but just the aft end of the slide seems out of sync.
Any help from Winnebago has been the repeat of the manual instructions.......am hoping I can get some suggestion as to a remedy before bring it in for repairs
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Old 01-18-2014, 08:15 PM   #2
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Depends on the system underneath. You will have to bring that end in by itself. Manually or electrically, just independent from the other end. Then possibly recalibrate the system.
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Old 01-19-2014, 06:06 AM   #3
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Is yours the Schwintek type system? I cannot tell from Winnebago docs if your model has this system or not. The Schwintek system has gear tracks that you can visibly see at the top and bottom of the slide room outside edges when it's extended - looks like this:


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Make sure cabinet doors are fully closed and look for other obstructions inside.
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Old 01-19-2014, 07:22 AM   #5
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Is yours the Schwintek type system? I cannot tell from Winnebago docs if your model has this system or not. The Schwintek system has gear tracks that you can visibly see at the top and bottom of the slide room outside edges when it's extended - looks like this:
The slide is on 2 geared tracks and a third track which is a believe a centering track with no gears........(power gear/kwikee)

I have tried to manually move the slide after disconnecting the power to the motor as per instructions to disconnect prior to manual method with a socket/breaker bar and it won't budge.
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Ok. Good!

Is this yours?
http://support.powergearus.com/techd...0001344_OE.pdf
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R u getting a fault code on your slide out control panel?
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Thank you 94 Newmar the info you sent me, will be of great help.......when I get to a RV park where I can do some of the procedures, I think I can resync the aft track.
I see why I could not just ratchet the motor....it has a safety lock which has to be disengaged in order to turn.

I plan to disconnect the aft motor.....disengage and manually ratchet the aft track to make full closure ( approx 1 5/8 inches) reconnect the aft motor.....hopefully this will resync itself from that point. Since it is only the aft portion of the slide, i will do nothing to the front motor.
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R u getting a fault code on your slide out control panel?
No fault codes.....everything works fine except the aft portion of the slide is 1 5/8 from compression of the seal
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Look in the compartments.. are yours connected front/rear with square tubing from each motor?
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Look in the compartments.. are yours connected front/rear with square tubing from each motor?
Yes........square tube from motor with the gear attached to the bottom of the tube.
I did locate the release mechanism thanks to the website info you sent.
I am not in any position to do anything right now, I am relocating tomorrow, and will probably tackle the chore the next day

Thanks again 94 newmar
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Ok great. Check the bolts that connect the square tubes at each end. I suspect that the one is bent over quite a bit. I think once you see it you'll understand the next course of action :-)
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Old 01-19-2014, 06:25 PM   #13
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I have a 2009 Winnie 32h. with full wall slide. On the controller where you press the in and out buttons there is a small hole that will put the slide motors in manual mode. Use a small pin and depress the recessed button for 5-10 seconds till the red light starts to blink. Then you can press the right button for the rear motor to manually retract and the left button for the front one. Mine get out of sync a lot. There are 2 separate motors that use a reluctor to count the revaluations of both motors to keep them in sync. I just us this manual over-ride to make sure that both the front and back are fully retracted. Let me know if this helps. -Dom
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I have a 2009 Winnie 32h. with full wall slide. On the controller where you press the in and out buttons there is a small hole that will put the slide motors in manual mode. Use a small pin and depress the recessed button for 5-10 seconds till the red light starts to blink. Then you can press the right button for the rear motor to manually retract and the left button for the front one. Mine get out of sync a lot. There are 2 separate motors that use a reluctor to count the revaluations of both motors to keep them in sync. I just use this manual over-ride to make sure that both the front and back are fully retracted. Let me know if this helps. -Dom
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