The instructions are very thorough, read several times, lay everything out, get familiar with the nomenclature of all the components.
Thread the holes for the for the strut bar plates before mounting. They are self tapping shear bolts, best to use penetrating oil, cut the threads slowly backing out every once in awhile to clear out.
If you install it yourself you'll learn a lot about how it functions and will be able to trouble-shoot any future concerns....invaluable experience.
I remove the haha every Winter for storage, it's now a 30-40min install every Spring.
"Sticks & stones can break your bones...and hail will dent your Airstream"
So when is this..."old enough to know better" supposed to kick in?