Go Back   iRV2 Forums > TRAVEL TRAILER, 5th WHEEL & TRUCK CAMPER FORUMS > 5th Wheel Discussion
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 07-04-2016, 08:10 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
pismocouple's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 139
Need replacement keys help

Lost the keys to our Trilogy 3850D fiver today...we have a spare door key so no emergency...but no spares for storage, shore power, hydrolics or battery compartment - luckily not currently locked...any idea how to buy replacements for the missing ones? Many thanks in advance!
__________________

__________________
pismocouple 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 07-04-2016, 09:59 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
BFlinn181's Avatar
 
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Cincinnati
Posts: 16,239
If you take the camper to any large dealer, they probably have keys to match. There are a limited number of key patterns used in RVs, many keys are interchangeable.
__________________

__________________

Bob & Donna
'98 Gulf Stream Sun Voyager DP being pushed by a '00 Beetle TDI
BFlinn181 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2016, 10:47 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
pismocouple's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 139
Thanks very much - was kind of shocked to learn that many of us all have the same keys!
__________________
pismocouple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2016, 10:50 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Posts: 4,079
CH751 should be key for compartments
Have you checked compartment door(s) ------my 5vr had couple of spare keys taped to inside of them

Entry door key .....just have another key made from your spare one (or several)
__________________
Old-Biscuit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2016, 11:49 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
pismocouple's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 139
Thanks! Did check - no taped in spares...but after checking out what you advised regarding that model key, I think you are right! Thank you very much for helping!
__________________
pismocouple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2016, 01:58 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Bryan, Texas
Posts: 611
Go to a big box like Lowes or Home Depot. Look thru their cabinet lock selection for the same key number. Buy one then have some copies made. The same key is on most Tracker boat compartments so an Academy should have one too. If your in a park, just borrow one from a good neighbor and go make a copy. Make him a couple too for being helpful.

BTW, thru all my days, I've only seen two different compartment keys. I have one of each and I have never found a compartment I couldn't open yet.
__________________
charliez is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2016, 06:43 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
pismocouple's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 139
Great to know! Many thanks!
__________________
pismocouple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2016, 09:18 PM   #8
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: WI
Posts: 59
If you go to the RV dealer and they are able to help you find your key #'s then you can go to eBay and buy replacements in multiples for a fraction of the cost of the dealer. Another option is ask a few trusted RV friends to try their keys to help identify the key #'s. My experience with copying keys for RV's at the hardware store is that they work about half the time.
__________________
scout4eagles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2016, 01:03 AM   #9
jks
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 14
RVLocksAndMore | RV Locks | RV Keys | Fastec FIC Locks and Keys
__________________
jks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2016, 02:06 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Centennial, CO
Posts: 405
Interesting thread! Last July I toured the country with my sister - I always keep 2 sets, one stays in the truck, the other in my pocket or in the trailer on the hook. One day *poof* one set disappeared...we scoured the place and found nada. We decided to wait to replace them to give time for the gremlin to cough them up. We then stopped at a mom and pop locksmith and had our entire set duplicated.

A couple days later my sister found the keys in one of her purse pockets that she never uses...must have dropped in that pocket rather than the one she uses...now I have two spares!

Tim
__________________
2002 Holiday Rambler 30RKD
2000 F250 diesel extended cab short bed
2014 Demco Autoslide 18K
Timay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2016, 05:12 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 1,885

I used these guys to rekey everything to the main door keys. Installing the entire cylinder was cheaper than having the dealer actually do a re-key.

One RV = One Key....
__________________
cb1000rider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2016, 07:31 AM   #12
Senior Member
 
pismocouple's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 139
Great advice all around! Very comforting to know the RV community is here and ready to help 24/7/365...thank you all!
__________________

__________________
pismocouple is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
ace, replace, replacement



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
Replacement Keys? Papa Foxtrot Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 6 05-26-2016 05:12 PM
Replacement keys Topgunwinner National RV Owner's Forum 8 05-05-2016 12:58 PM
Replacement Keys J Walker Palazzo Motorhomes 6 07-15-2014 07:45 PM
Replacement Keys adonh iRV2.com General Discussion 7 04-21-2014 04:40 PM
Need help with identifying what my keys are for? smorg007 Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 20 07-29-2011 07:35 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:11 PM.


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