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Old 12-01-2019, 07:54 AM   #1
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Sunroof above queen bed, why? Lol

Ok, I absolutely love this rig but why in the hell did Jayco put a little sun roof above the bed with slide? Ha ha....anyway, what do people use to cover that? I really don't like the sun shining on me at 6am. It's kind of a bad place to put a little crank window. It can't be for fresh air because there are 2 windows next to the bed.
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I can't say why but there are pads you can buy to put in there that will give you a total blackout of the vent. The intended purpose is for insulation but they completely fill the space.
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I can't say why but there are pads you can buy to put in there that will give you a total blackout of the vent. The intended purpose is for insulation but they completely fill the space.
Ok, thanks! Is it a Jayco pad or something at a fleet farm?
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Ok, thanks! Is it a Jayco pad or something at a fleet farm?
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Old 12-01-2019, 09:04 AM   #5
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Ok, I absolutely love this rig but why in the hell did Jayco put a little sun roof above the bed with slide? Ha ha...

Easy answer. The heat needs to be vented out from certain activities back there...
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Old 12-01-2019, 09:22 AM   #6
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Thanks! I just bought one
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Why! On a lot of rigs that is where the 2nd AC goes. My DW is like you, I want the light to wake me up.

You could get a max air cover, and paint the inside to block most of the light, and still have ventilation.
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You could get a max air cover, and paint the inside to block most of the light, and still have ventilation.

Max Air covers are an awesome addition, to be able to ventilate in all conditions... and guess what, they make them in Black!
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Old 12-01-2019, 07:32 PM   #9
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Since you are in MN and your other posts indicate you use your MH in the winter months, that 14x14 pillow/insulator/black out will serve you well. We couldn't keep our MH warm until we put one in each of the 3 roof vents in cold weather.
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And the Camco version of the MaxAir covers work well and are significantly less expensive. Insulator pillows in when heating or AC. Take them out and open the vents in moderate temperatures with the windows cracked, or in the bath when showering and fan is on.
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I just ordered the MAXXShade for next season: https://www.airxcel.com/rv/maxxair/p...ades/maxxshade
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