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 10-18-2015, 06:06 AM   #1
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 74
Winter Storage

I will be storing my 2003 Dutch Star Cummins ISC 350 hp in a unheated storage unit. I do not plan on running the engine during storage but would like to run the generator once a month under load. Problem is I will have to drive into the storage unit so my generator exhaust will be about 50ft into the unit. The storage unit has a 12x14 door. I know a diesel generator puts out less carbon monoxide then a gas but am I safe? Of course I will be leaving the 12 x14 door open.

Flick 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 10-18-2015, 06:13 AM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Watertown NY USA
Posts: 1,493
Why can't you back it in?

2002 Fleetwood Storm 30H on Workhorse P32 chassis 8.1 gas.
LETMGROW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2015, 05:03 PM   #3
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 74
Sharing storage with neighbor do space is limited, if I back in there would be enough space to open the door but the battery tray would not pull all the way out if I needed access.
Flick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2015, 05:42 PM   #4
Senior Member
NMRVer's Avatar
Thor Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Alamogordo, NM
Posts: 281

With a door that size there is plenty of room around your RV where you won't asphyxiate yourself. If you still have doubt, run a fan to circulate the air, or on a windy day. I've ran my rv in a close shop for over an hour, with door close, but ran the shop exhaust fan with no problems.

Best of luck.
Ford RV V10 5 star Tow tune
Front/Read Roadmaster 1 3/4" anti-sway bars. Roadmaster steering stabilizer
2009 Acme Tow dolly w/ 2014 Avalon Hybrid Limited
NMRVer is offline   Reply With Quote

storage, winter

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
Winter Storage in Tucson AZ storm_bs iRV2.com General Discussion 13 10-25-2015 07:06 PM
RV Storage in the NW SF Bay Area or Sacramento Delta cptgregger Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 6 05-14-2015 08:49 AM
Travel... camp... storage... REPEAT cptgregger iRV2.com General Discussion 1 05-06-2015 08:52 AM
Outdoor Pennsylvania winter storage bgholson Class A Motorhome Discussions 7 08-26-2014 11:13 AM
Winter storage vs leaving my coach in the south Snyderwheels iRV2.com General Discussion 7 08-20-2014 03:53 PM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:13 AM.

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