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  1. camsh

    camsh Read Only Funster

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    left fixed bed in the raised position went to check on it today pressurised struts appear to be stuck any advice as to how to free them cheers:thumb:
     
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    I know this may sound daft, but is there a saftey strap that you need to undo first before dropping the bed down ?
     
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    sometimes you have to lift the bed to drop it.
    some cars had a similar thing on the bonnets to stop the wind dropping them on your head.
     
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    thanks for replies guys but it seems to be the actual struts that holds bed up that have jammed
     
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    What about a sharp tap with a hammer, it might unstick whatever it is inside that is stuck?
     
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    You could always try getting use to a different sleeping position. Problem solved !!!
     
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    Just a idea try left the bed up and the let down ,The reason I say this on the side of my motorhome the side cabinets which have gas struts and have stuck when ive left them up for some time so I lift them up to break the lock and the shut down then :Doh:
     
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