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 01-28-2011, 10:20 AM   #15
Senior Member
 
BarbRN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Liberty, SC
Posts: 300


We are going to take ours out this weekend for the first time but not in the weather you are dealing with. Be careful out there and happy trails to you!
__________________

__________________
Barb and Gordon Collins
Liberty, SC
2010 Phoenix Cruiser
BarbRN 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 01-28-2011, 10:38 AM   #16
Senior Member
 
Dacotah's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 152
Wink Cold weater propane

Lifeisgood, back in the 1990,s we motorhomed in the winter in North Dakota and Minnesota, and are familiar with cold weather problems. Propane will not flow at -40 degrees and is very thick at -30. The rubber seal on your tank fill gets hard at such low temps and does not seal well to the fill hose. Your best bet would be a truck stop since they do fill large trucks in the winter and would be experienced in the problems involved. We used to stay in the motorhome even at -25! our holding tanks were heated and we had an oversized furnace. We would stop at a Super 8 or Motel 6 and ask what they would charge to plug into the car heater plugs by an empty room. The most we were charged was $10.00 and they would let us use their pool and hot tub. Be careful using the holding tanks because there may be no place to empty them until spring. We would stop at an indian casino with a campground that had heated sewer and water lines and was open all winter. Hope this helps. DACOTAH
__________________

__________________
Dacotah is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2011, 11:56 AM   #17
Junior Member
 
LifeisGood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by FC Ontario
The most important question we did not ask is which MH did you buy? I am assuming its a Coachman? My father who now lives in Gondola Point bought a Coachman from a dealer south of Fredericton on the old highway on the east side of the Saint John River. He bought his way back in 1992.
Thanks everyone!!!!! We had an excellent time. Our motorhome work very well, no real issues. Except for one thing. One of our compartment doors kept popping open while driving. We'll need to have that fixed before our trip to Florida in 3 weeks.

To answer your question FC Ontario....we bought a brand new 2011 coachmen cross country with bunks. And yes from the same place it's called RV World in Lincoln. We have bought a lot from them, and their very good to deal with. We were going to go to Florida and buy one, but the prices were the same if not a bit cheaper here by the time all is said and done.

Thanks All
Lori
__________________
LifeisGood is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2011, 06:42 PM   #18
Senior Member
 
FC Ontario's Avatar
 
Forest River Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 568
Beautiful motorhome and a great layout. Enjoy your trip to Florida. Where to in Florida?
Will you be towing behind the MH?
Enjoy
__________________
Vice President Operations
Family Campers & RVers
2003 Georgetown 346DS Ford F53
2008 Pontiac G 6 & Blue Ox Aventa LX
FC Ontario is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2011, 11:45 AM   #19
Junior Member
 
LifeisGood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by FC Ontario
Beautiful motorhome and a great layout. Enjoy your trip to Florida. Where to in Florida?
Will you be towing behind the MH?
Enjoy
We are going to Cocoa beach for a week, then over to the Tampa side for a while. Yes we are towing my truck with us. Can't wait for warm weather!!!!!

Thanks!!!
__________________

__________________
LifeisGood 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
Our New Motorhome RickT Monaco Owner's Forum 8 02-15-2010 09:20 PM
F M A Rally's (Fleetwood Motorhome Association) Rick Long RV Events & Gatherings 2 02-07-2010 06:03 AM
Winterizing Motorhome liteweight Class A Motorhome Discussions 4 11-05-2009 09:18 AM
Fifty Motorhome Models are Riding on FCCC Chassis at the 2009 National RV Trade Show DriVer RV Industry Press 1 12-03-2008 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 09:07 PM.


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