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AIR SECONDS 4.1 XL FAMILY TENT | 4 MAN | 2018

HAVE YOU BROKEN YOUR TENT? DON'T THROW IT AWAY!

You should know that the environmental impact of a discarded tent is equal to more than 3,000 km by car. To reduce this impact, Decathlon is committed to ensuring that all tents can be repaired and will be in perfect condition once repaired!

On this page, we'll provide you with step by step support for repairing your tent depending on the problem you've encountered.

All our tents are guaranteed against any manufacturing defects. Under guarantee, we take care of the repair and you can bring your tent straight to the workshop at your Decathlon store. Out of guarantee, or if your tent has been damaged by improper handling, it can be repaired very easily by you (or at the workshop for a charge).

REPAIRING A POLE

To change your pole, simply identify the pole in the following diagram, order the piece online or in your workshop and follow the various steps on the video.

A tent pole can be:

- fibre or aluminium. In this case it consists of rods and caps interconnected by an elastic band.

- an inflatable beam. In this case, it consists of a beam and a stopper.

1/ DIAGRAM OF YOUR TENT

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OUR TIP: Remember you can call your store to order parts in advance, and avoid having to make several trips.

REPAIRING YOUR FLYSHEET

1/ SPARE PART

The flysheet of a tent is the visible outer part (sometimes also called the "tent canvas"). To replace it, simply follow the steps shown in the following video and get the spare part in store or on the internet.

OUR TIP: Remember you can call your store to order parts in advance, and avoid having to make several trips.

how to repair a tent canvas

Tip: glue can be used to repair tears on outer canvases (flysheet). Depending on the quality of the product used this repair can last the whole life of the tent.~Important: it is advisable to glue the repair tape to the inside of the flysheet for better adhesion.

2/ REPAIR VIDEOS

You can easily change the flysheet on your tent. Here is a video showing how to change it on a 2 seconds tent. The principle is the same for all the tents.

REPAIRING YOUR BEDROOM

1/ SPARE PART

The bedroom is the inner part of the tent, the one in which you put your mattress. To replace it, simply follow the steps shown in the following video and get the spare part in store or on the internet.

OUR TIP: Remember you can call your store to order parts in advance, and avoid having to make several trips.

how to repair a tent canvas

Tip: glue can be used to repair tears on outer canvases (flysheet). Depending on the quality of the product used this repair can last the whole life of the tent.~Important: it is advisable to glue the repair tape to the inside of the flysheet for better adhesion.

WORKSHOP SERVICES

You can carry out all the operations described above yourself or you can entrust your tent to the workshop at your Decathlon store.

For more information on the services offered by the workshop, please click on the link below: