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I have a 1993 Coleman Destiny Royale pop up camper. The lift system cable(s) for the top have broken or are near their breaking point. Is there a schematic available for this system so I can fix it and where can I get it from?

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  • petros793 Apr 07, 2011

    The canvas is attached to the top,this needs to be taken off too? How is the top attached to the pillars (what kind of fasteners, screws, rivets, cotter pins?) How long should this take if I have help?

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Hello,
You will have to contact them to get the information you requested. Their contact info is listed below.
Coleman Trailers - manufactured by Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc. - Before 2006 - Toll free: 1-800-544-8193
Customer Service Email:warranty@dutchmen.com Website: www.coleman-rv.com
Regards, Tony

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No schematic available. But there is no actual need for one - the system is extremely simple: the lever turns a screw; this screw goes into a flange; all the 4 cables are attached to this flange; from the flange to the posts the cables are routed thru the chassis (on the rear ones there should also be a pulley , to reduce the friction on the chassis); at the base of each pillar support a pulley sends the cable to the top of the pillar support; there another pulley is sending it inside it to the bottom of the pillar, where it's attached. When you turn the lever it pulls on the flange, which pulls on the cables, which pulls on the bottom of the pillars raising them.
To replace the cables lift the top and remove it, just turn the lever all the way to the left to release the he tension in the cables then just take out the pillars disconnect the cables and pull them out.

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  • Azrael SRL Apr 08, 2011

    No need to slide the canvas out, the top will be taken off with it. The top is attached with screws. It's a 4 hour job for 2 men.

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