Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > Country Coach Owners Forum
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-01-2014, 10:19 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
mike brez's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Milford,CT.
Posts: 1,359
Pto and radiator

We just purchased a 1998 Magna on a Gillig chassis with a DT466 engine. It's in florida right now and I won't have axcess to it for a few more weeks. After reading the forms about the pto and radiators does this one fall in that category of needing a wet kit and radiator change?
__________________

__________________
1998 36ft Country Coach Magna #5499
Gillig chassis with a Detroit series 40
2002 F250 CC 7.3 PSD
mike brez is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 08-01-2014, 10:46 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
dons2346's Avatar
 
Country Coach Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 4,497
I don't think so. The PTO problems didn't appear until the mid 2000's and the aluminun radiators didn't show up until around the same time.

This doesn't mean your radiator won't spring a leak, but it could happen to anyone at anytime.

I wouldn't worry about it until it starts to leak
__________________

__________________
dons2346 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2014, 11:09 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Smitty77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Over the next hill, around the next curve...
Posts: 3,312
X's 2 on Don's input. With a suggestion to review the documented (key word here is 'documented') maintenance records. If you don't see recent service of the cooling system, sure would not hurt to treat the new tide to a full service flush and new coolant. Check documentation on the hoses to, if not replaced within the last 10 years, not a bad idea to replace them. (Always better to do these things on your schedule, with your shop, as opposed to on the side of he road in a different state.)

Enjoy it when you are in it,
Smitty
__________________
Roo II is our 04 Country Coach Allure 40'
OnDRoad for The JRNY! Enjoy life...
Smitty77 is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
radiator



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Picking Up A 2002 Country Coach Magna krazykiller Country Coach Owners Forum 52 11-06-2015 07:50 PM
Newbie: CC Inspire improvements, 2005-2008? Ken W Country Coach Owners Forum 9 03-19-2014 04:42 AM
aluminum radiator repair macraekw Class A Motorhome Discussions 15 08-01-2013 04:29 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.