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Old 06-15-2003, 08:53 PM   #1
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CareFree Awning Manual

I am looking for any info or documents on an early 1970's CareTree awning .I am in the process of restoring my awning and could use a manual or parts breakdown ,the awning is installed on my 1971 tradewind.Thanks any info would be greatly appreciated. Tom
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Old 08-18-2013, 08:10 PM   #2
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Hey Tom. I saw a pic that GingerBeef post of a like new Carefree awning that had the original sticker on one of the arms. I sent her an email to try to get the info so that I can get the proper replacement fabric for mine. If she sends it to me I'll forward you the info.
By the way if you run across any info please let me know. I have a 72 Globetrotter.
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Old 08-18-2013, 08:39 PM   #3
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Look through the archives here. There were several that had links to installation and operation manuals of the old Carefree awnings.
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Old 08-18-2013, 09:42 PM   #4
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If your in Denton....go to the tarp and awning business...located about 200 yards Westof I-35 on University. They made my replacement awnings...and it was reasonable, choice of Sunbrella fabrics, quick turn.
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Old 08-19-2013, 08:47 AM   #5
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Carefree Awning for a Vintage AS

Thanks Melody. I am having a hard time getting this from Carefree of Colorado. The local RV dealers have'nt been able to help much either.

I know the place your talking about. Its just south of the railroad track.
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Old 08-19-2013, 08:13 PM   #6
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Melody. That awningg and tarp place here in Denton is called NTTA. They were very helpful and looks like my awning problem is solved. Thanls
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Old 08-27-2013, 08:38 AM   #7
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Carefree has a parts manual and installation instructions on line. I printed one up for myself, I am working on a 67 tradewind 13 ft awning. go to their site. it is in a pdf file. Richard
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