benimar 294

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  1. trevor yates

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    does anyone know how to stop overhead bed rattling when travelling
     
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    Remove Ian and his new GF ?:):D(y);)
     
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    I read in the Chausson section last week that you can adjust the two front springs with a spanner - drop the bed half way - stand at the front and you can just see the nuts where it connects to the tracks.... so i did this on Friday with my Benimar - and yes no squeaking ..ps check for loose screws in the front vertical tracks - if protruding will catch the bed on its way down. (y)
     
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    :welcomesign:And congratulations on owning a quality van like the 294(y)
     
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    the knew benimars dont have the springs on the beds
     
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    There are two points (in the Benimar 202) at which the bed is attached to the vertical tracks - these two have a thread and nut inside the bed frame and there is also a spring to tension this - by adjusting the tension you can reduce the rattle when travelling :cool:
     
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    thanks but the 294 does not have any springs??? it is done by gas struts.
     
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