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  • Ark
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Hi Forum 1995 240 Awning bracket base screws pulled out anyone with this issue?
Greetings from the north  :help:  first timer on the Forum we would appreciate advice much..  has anyone had to deal with the front base support bracket screws pulling out of the RV wall. Even knowing what the construction is behind the exterior skin...

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  • MarkC
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Re: Hi Forum 1995 240 Awning bracket base screws pulled out anyone with this issue?
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When mine got very loose, upon taking the screws out and removing the bracket, I found that the fiberglass had "mushroomed" very badly. It didn't seem like much was behind the fiberglass.  I used the screw in type drywall anchors. Before...

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  • Ark
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Re: Hi Forum 1995 240 Awning bracket base screws pulled out anyone with this issue?
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Thank you Mark n Bev  I found there is a steel plate possible angle iron backing  likely to allow frame for above wheel area ... I used concrete anchors which expand when tightened  worked but not great  better to open the area from under wheel...

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