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Old 08-16-2015, 03:35 PM   #1
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ID:	245614Upper bracket for fwd rock guard. Rivets are pulling out and skin is cracked. Something else to fix when I get home.
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Old 08-16-2015, 03:55 PM   #2
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Just found this. Center Attachment 245614Upper bracket for fwd rock guard. Rivets are pulling out and skin is cracked. Something else to fix when I get home.
Michael.

That photo indicates one or more of the following.

Unbalanced running gear, excessive rated hitch bars, excessive rated tow vehicle.

Installing a small plate over that area and then remounting the bracket using 3/16 pop rivets, will do the job. Make sure you seal the pop rivet heads.

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I had the same problem several years ago on my 34'.

I made a circular patch, rotated the rivet holes 45 degrees and used lots of sealant. Tens of thousands of miles later and it's still holding fine. Click image for larger version

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