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.
  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 09-23-2012, 08:36 AM   #1
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 47
New to the RV scene need all the help I can get

Hello All! Just bought a 1999 Fleetwood Pace Arrow (no slide). Dont know what I am I doing and very excited about the challange. Any Info I can get would be Awesome! Where to go where to park..... Future Thanks!

JAFORV2012 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 09-23-2012, 08:46 AM   #2
Senior Member
John H...'s Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Johnstown, PA USA
Posts: 3,325
Try camping in your driveway first and you will learn what to do and not to do and what you may need.

John, Deb; & our dog, Benji, Forever in our hearts.
2014 Coachmen Leprechaun 319DS V-10
2011 Jeep Liberty Jet & 2014 Jeep Wrangler
John H... is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2012, 08:49 AM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Boerne, TX
Posts: 348
I would spend a little time checking the house batteries..you probably have two 6v deep cycle to make sure they are fairly new. Without good amps, nothing works on your house...most if not all controls are 12v...

Check out the generator...change oil and filter....when running, it charges your house batteries...and some also charge your engine battery. Check it too.

Set up camp in your driveway or go to the nearest RV park and set up. (wife follows in car to go back for whatever you forget to bring)

Hook up dump hose....dump black water then gray water....

Drain water tank as you never know how long it has been there by previous owner. You might put in 1/2 cup of bleach and run it through the system and leave it for 3-4 hours then flush well.

Read the MANY posts here and ask any questions you have here as these folks have been there, done that.

Have a ball...hey go where you want to go...that's RVing....good luck.
USAF Ret. Sony Corp. Ret.
1999 Bounder 34J, Ford V10
Boerne, TX
George Lewis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2012, 09:26 AM   #4
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 47
Thanks for the GReat info Will do!
JAFORV2012 is offline   Reply With Quote

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

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:28 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.