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Old 07-01-2022, 08:11 PM
gasman gasman is offline
 
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Are there any options that your finger actually fit in? Or that you donít need a key/ tool for?
Properly adjusted, they will open just fine with a finger tip.

Make sure your O rings are in good shape and can slide easy on the taper as the cap tab is open and closed. If you can't open it with a finger tip, it is adjusted too tight or (and) the O ring is not sliding as it expands when you flip the tab down.

Adjusted too tight will cause extra strain on the hinge pin and it will fail.
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Old 07-17-2022, 07:50 PM
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I canít fit my finger in the cap, thatís the issue
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Old 07-18-2022, 11:43 AM
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What Larry said, I have had these on both RVs I have owned, they are much better than the original Usher caps. The bushings install with Proseal, needs 24 hours to cure properly before flying. Installation is straight forward.
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