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Also RV Expert offers Mobile RV Service and RV repair in most all unincorporated Communities of San Diego County :
Alpine, Barrett, Bay Ho,  Bay Park, Blossom Valley, Bonita, Bonsall, Borrego Springs, Bostonia, Boulevard, Lodge, Camp Pendleton, Campo, Canebrake, Casa de Oro,
Cuyamaca, Dulzura, Eucalyptus Hills, Fairbanks Ranch, Fallbrook, Fernbrook, Fletcher Hills, Flinn Springs, Granite Hills, Gautay, Harbison Canyon,Harmony Grove,
Hidden Meadows, Jacumba, Jamul, Julian, La Presa, Lake Morena, Lake San Marcos, Lakeside, Lincoln Acres, Live Oaks Springs, Mount Laguna, Normal Heights,
Miramar, Mira Mesa, Mission Beach,  Ocean Beach, Pacific Beach, Pine Hills, Pine Valley, Potrero, Rainbow, Ramona, Ranchita, Rancho San Diego, San Diego
Country Estates, Santa Ysabel ,Serra Mesa, Shelter Valley, Spring , Tecate, Tierra Del Sol, Tierrasanta, Valley Center, Vallecitos.  East & North County,  South Bay.
Most size and colors in stock and ready more immediate installation
High quality RV awning fabric replacement for vinyl and acrylic canvases
RV Slide out awning fabric replacement. Dometic's polar white slide topper
Carefree awnings upon request . Best RV awning service in town !!!
Santee based MOBILE RV AWNING company servicing the greater San Diego area
RV Refrigerators repaired or replaced. Factory direct dealer
Dometic RV refrigerators available like the DM 2852, 2652,Most Dometic refrigerators in stock
Norcold RV gas absorption refrigerators . Most Norcold replacement fridges ready for installation
RV refrigerators replaced, and repaired. Call now for RV refrigerator pricing. 619-889-5429
RV Water Heaters : Replaced , repaired and serviced.
Atwood and Suburban RV water heaters. LP gas and electric operation. Six gallon G6A-7           
10 gallon G10-2 models . DSI, electric and Pilot models. LP and Electric RV  water heaters
RV fresh water leaks repaired  RV toilet replacement
RV fresh water leaks repaired. Most water leaks can be diagnosed and repaired at first visit.
Kitchen and bath faucets upgrades available. New Thetford and Sealand toilets installation.
RV Converters replacement
If you are experiencing  dimming 12 volt lights you could have a defective power converter.
We have replacement converters in stock ready . Please call for pricing. If your inverter is defective
we have replacement inverters or retrofit to a standard converter option for less money.
12 year warranty Free estimates
Best Price- Highest Quality
Mobile RV repair. Kwikee electric step motor and brain upgrades.  RV roof repair and Rubber roof replacement & seal   Roof air conditioner replacement .
LP appliance service and repair including RV furnaces, Dometic and Norcold RV refrigerators. Atwood & Suburban rv hot water heaters. Fresh water leaks
repaired & minor plumbing issues. Electrical converters chargers. Mobile RV Awning  installations and repair .Mobile RV service RV repair San Diego
Enjoy some of  San Diego's finest RV parks Most of these parks offer full hook ups and RV Storage .
Rv Chassis and engine manufactures links below
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RV roof air conditioner
Dometic roof airs. Brisk air and Penguin
models.. 15000 Btu and 13500 Btu available
Call now for fast and professional mobile RV repair service serving the San Diego area
We repair RV trailers and motor homes
Same day service available most of the time.
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Jim Hargrove
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Serving San Diego County
California, USA
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closer look at our new
awning fabric colors.
This coach below is a 1997 Gulfstream. It had
a EPDM rubber roof membrane that was at the
end of its life span . We removed the the old
EPDM rubber . Repaired the wood damage
and glued on Docor's Britek roofing system.
Follow this link for our customers testimonial
We start out by removing
everything off the roof
On this roof we used 1/4 inch
Ply to overlay to provide a solid
and smooth sub-structure to
glue the TPO.
rolling out  the new
roofing material onto
fresh glue adhering it to
our smooth surface
This is the completed roof.
We use Dicor roofing
systems on all our roofs
These photos below giude you thruogh our process of removing
and old EPDM rubber roof and installing a new Dicor TPO roof
RV patio awning replacement fabric
Combining the benefits of EPDM
and TPO (thermoplastic olefin),
BriteTEK Roof Membrane provides
a watertight roof with superior
puncture and tear resistance,
making it ideal for OEM and
aftermarket applications. BriteTEK
passes the ASTM 20-year
accelerated aging test and resists
uneven weathering and fading.
Manufacturers, service centers
and RVers will find the membrane
easy to install and maintain.
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     We install new RV:
  • Awnings & fabrics
  • Hot water heaters
  • Refrigerators
  • Rubber roofs
      We repair most RV:
  • LP appliances
  • Water leaks
  • Electrical
  • Electric steps
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RV Experts tips  for extending the life of your RV awnings.

1. The first step to maintaining your awnings is to understand more about the different types of awning fabrics. Fabric used on RV awnings is one of two types, acrylic
or vinyl. Acrylic fabric is a woven cloth that lets air circulate through the fabric. This air circulation allows the fabric to dry quickly when it gets wet. Acrylic fabrics are
water repellent, but not waterproof. If you have experience tent camping you know that you should not  touch the underside of the tent when it’s wet. Touching the wet
fabric allows water to seep through the fabric. The same applies to an acrylic awning fabric. Vinyl awning fabric is mildew resistant, but not necessarily mildew proof.
Mildew can form on the dirt and dust that collects on the vinyl fabric. The mildew will be worse in high temperatures, high humidity and if the fabric is stored when it is

2. When you open the awnings for the first time each year, or if an awning has been stored for a while, you will need to inspect the awning fabric for any signs of
mildew or stains. Remember that vinyl awnings will mildew. To prevent dirt from embedding in the woven fabric of an acrylic awning fabric, you should simply hose the
fabric off on a routine basis. Avoid scrubbing acrylic awning fabric. Scrubbing can remove the water retardant finish. For stubborn stains, blot the approved cleaner on
the acrylic fabric with a sponge or soft cloth.

3. For more difficult stains or mildew on a vinyl awning fabric, use an after market commercial cleaner made just for awning fabrics. One method that seems to work
well is to spray the inside and outside of the awning fabric with the appropriate cleaner and then roll it up and let it sit for several minutes. This distributes the cleaner
over the entire surface of the awning fabric and allows the cleaner time to work. Open the awning and thoroughly rinse both sides of the fabric. It may be necessary to
scrub stubborn stains with a brush on a vinyl awning fabric before rinsing. You can clean the awning hardware with the same cleaner you use to wash the RV.

Note: Never use oil-based or abrasive cleaners on awning fabrics. Clean and thoroughly rinse both sides of the awning fabric. Carefully follow all awning and cleaner
manufacturer directions.

4. Inspect the awning fabric for any tears or excessive wear. While the awning is out, inspect the awning hardware. The bottom awning brackets support most of the
load from the awning. Check the lag screws in the awning brackets for secure mounting. Inspect the arm pivot holes for any enlarged holes or broken rivets in the
handles. Check for a warped roller tube. If the roller tube is warped it will be noticeable when you roll the awning out. Inspect the awning end caps for secure mounting
and any broken or loose rivets. Make sure the awning rail is securely mounted to the side of the RV.

Caution: Never attempt to remove the awning end caps. Spring tension can result in serious injury. Have any damaged or broken parts repaired before using the

5. In addition to cleaning and inspecting your awnings, there are a few things to keep in mind when using the awnings, especially the patio awning. Always lower one
end of the awning to allow for water runoff. The weight from water pooling on the awning fabric can cause extensive and costly damage. Any wind gusts over 20 miles
per hour can also cause extensive damage to the awning and to the motor home. Never leave the awning out unattended. If everyone is leaving the campsite, store
the awning in the travel position. When you go to bed, store the awning. Even when you are at the campsite you should use awning tie downs to prevent any sudden
damage caused by high wind gusts or a sudden storm. You have the option to position the awning arms straight down and stake them to the ground, but you will get
better support if they’re attached to the bottom awning brackets on the side of the RV. Remember, it is much easier to prevent damage to your awning than it is to
repair it.

6. Never store the awning when the fabric is wet. Allow enough time for it the fabric to dry completely, on both sides, before storing the awning.

7. Check with your RV insurance provider to make sure your RV awning is covered in the event of any damage. Some insurance companies require separate