Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-19-2011, 09:44 PM   #15
"Formerly Diplomat Don"
 
Dutch Star Don's Avatar
 
Newmar Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Moorpark, Ca.
Posts: 9,290
For those that are so sure Coach Net or Good Sam can get them a tire...try this little test. At your leizure, call around your home and try to locate your size tire and brand. If you find one, lucky you, but I'll bet that most of you will have to wait 2-3 days for one to be shipped.

Some will say just take what ever road service might have, but all that will do is get you back on the road to the nearest town to wait for the correct tire. I carry an unmounted spare in my storage bay on the slide tray. I fill inside and around it with gear.
__________________

__________________
Don & Mary
2014 Newmar Dutch Star - All Electric - 450 ISL
2016 GMC Canyon 4WD Crew Cab
Dutch Star Don 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 05-20-2011, 01:03 AM   #16
Senior Member
 
Mr_D's Avatar
 
Solo Rvers Club
iRV2 No Limits Club
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Vancouver, WA
Posts: 28,477
Ours take ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Wayne M View Post
I'm assuming that you have 22.5" tires.

If so, I hope you can apply about 400 foot pounds of torque to remove and install the lug nuts.

Call your road service. It's a lot less frustrating than you would think.
500 ft lbs and wheel/tire weigh something over 200#'s.
Due to the front weight of our rig we have 305/70 22.5's on the front and 275/70's on the rear. No way can we carry two spares.
__________________

__________________
2009 45' Magna 630 w/Cummins ISX 650 HP/1950 Lbs Ft
Charter Good Sam Lifetime Member, FMCA, SKP
RV'ing since 1957, NRA Benefactor Life, towing '14 CR-V
Mr_D is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



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
Suggestions for a spare tire carrier bluegrasser Class A Motorhome Discussions 2 04-20-2011 08:40 PM
Spare tire Four Wind Windsport mikron RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 2 09-03-2010 07:35 PM
32H Spare Tire Question Boris and Natasha Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 8 06-24-2008 05:22 PM
Spare Tire Carrier Lowering Device Broken Cable bdaball Newmar Owner's Forum 8 05-31-2008 11:31 AM
Superduty Owners: FREE spare tire crank adapter JeepTherapy Truck Camper Discussion 3 01-13-2007 07:06 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:59 AM.


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