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Old 01-14-2012, 05:08 PM   #1
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Airstream Power Jack .. worth the $$?

We're going to replace our power jack pretty soon and I just saw this one on Vintage Trailer Supply's sites... I know nothing about jacks other than I need a power one but thought this one looked heavy duty and actually looks a lot cooler than the battered plastic covered one that we have now I'm willing to pay for quality and esthetics but want to be sure it is a quality product!!

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We do have a tank cover an it did say that you may have to mount the motor sideways to accommodate for that but I dont' see an issue with doing that -does anyone?
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Old 01-14-2012, 05:47 PM   #2
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Looks good to me. Are not all airstream jacks mounted "sideways"? Ours is. Have had good service from Vintage. Looks like the jack that is on our trailers.
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Old 01-14-2012, 05:48 PM   #3
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Suzzee,

Ebay is also a wonderful place to shop for RV parts and accessories. Quality is good as well.
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I've purchased stuff several times from this supplier:

CLEARANCE ITEMS on Sale! - Adventure RV

They have always shipped prompt, packed properly against damage, and their prices seem more than fair, and they are quick to respond to questions...

I replaced our power jack when we bought our AS...most all 'common' trailer power jacks are built to similar specs...
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Old 01-14-2012, 08:10 PM   #5
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We recently picked up a Barker VIP 3000 for less than $200. Very satisfied with the product.
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I have a Barker also and like it well.
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Thanks for all the tips everyone...very helpful!!
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