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Old 09-06-2020, 05:24 PM   #1
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Question Snap Pads falling off

We Purchased a 2020 Navion 24D with the factory installed Equalizer Leveling System . It was recommended that we purchase the snap pads for the system which we did but we are having trouble keeping our rear one's on....whenever we go over a speed bump or make a sharp turn, the rear ones come off. Has anyone else experienced the same problem? I have confirmed that I have the right pads for our system.
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It sure sounds like they are a bad fit. Mine have never fallen off. On the other hand, the front pads have a notch where the front wheels have bitten into them when I turn sharply. Even that didnít cause them to fall off.
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Old 09-10-2020, 07:14 PM   #3
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My 8" Snap Pads have never fallen off either over 2-3 years now. And one of them was severely bent when the blacktop developed a sink hole under the jack just over a year ago. I thought it was ruined and Snap Pad sent me a new one free of charge but so far, haven't needed it.
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It sure sounds like they are a bad fit. Mine have never fallen off. On the other hand, the front pads have a notch where the front wheels have bitten into them when I turn sharply. Even that didnít cause them to fall off.
Maybe the original ones that I ordered from e trailer were defective, I remember they came in a box loose with no instructions. I have ordered a new set, hoping that they will be a better fit.

Thank you so much for your response ...maybe there is hope that I won't need to chase the next ones down the street.
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Old 09-11-2020, 10:05 AM   #5
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My 8" Snap Pads have never fallen off either over 2-3 years now. And one of them was severely bent when the blacktop developed a sink hole under the jack just over a year ago. I thought it was ruined and Snap Pad sent me a new one free of charge but so far, haven't needed it.
Thanks for your response. I may have hope that the next set I just ordered will stay put.
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VascodaGama, Did you lub them good with soapy water? You should hear a good pop when they go on and seat. Looking at the drawing for your coach, looks like the pads are 7" square.
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VascodaGama, Did you lub them good with soapy water? You should hear a good pop when they go on and seat. Looking at the drawing for your coach, looks like the pads are 7" square.
Yes I did and they did pop. I have received my new ones today and they seem much more robust, I think my others were defective. Thanks for reaching out!!!
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Do they rub against any part of the undercarriage when you retract them? One of our front pads did and it popped one off partially (luckily) so I used a fine tooth coping saw and cut a small notch where it touched the frame. It never came off again. You just need to crawl under when jacks are fully up and check for frame touching.
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