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Old 01-03-2014, 05:49 AM   #1
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Removing love seat in a jayco Swift

Has anyone removed the bench couch that turns into a bed. Any advice?

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Old 01-03-2014, 06:13 AM   #2
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I removed the sleeper sofa from my Jayco right after I bought it. I don't remember exactly how I did it, other than unscrewing the frame supports from the floor. I may have disassembled it before tossing it out the TT door.

Your furnace might be hidden under the sofa. If so, you'll have an ugly plywood box in plain sight. I built a finished plywood box, withe a register for airflow, over the existing box. There was a half-wall behind the sofa, which I also removed. The trim on the half-wall edge fit was reused on the edge of the remaining wall.

It's nice having the extra space, since I didn't need the sofa.

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Old 01-06-2014, 10:42 AM   #3
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Our love seat/sleeper sofa is on our slide out. I don't think there will be a problem with the heater vent. Thanks for the reply. It makes me less nervous to let my family take it out and remodel.
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Old 02-18-2014, 03:39 PM   #4
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Curious as to what you put in the unit after removing the sofa and half wall.
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Old 02-21-2014, 04:37 PM   #5
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Our Pinnacle is at Camping World right now and we are having the love seat/sleeper sofa removed and replaced with theater seating. I had to order the theater seating from Camping World and since it is in the slide, we are having Camping World install it for $39.00.

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Old 02-21-2014, 06:10 PM   #6
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A coworker removed a dinette from their non Jayco and installed a free standing table and chairs. They stated all they did was carefully located and removed all the screws. She said it just came right out with no issues. I took my dinette all apart and rebuilt it and used the same technique. Look at my signature for a few pictures under Dinette Rebuild.

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