Go Back   iRV2 Forums > iRV2.com COMMUNITY FORUMS > New Member Check-In
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 07-30-2009, 03:46 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 24
New to the whole RV thing - old RV

So we are now in the RV game.

I was gifted a 1986 Winnebago Chieftain 22' with 17k miles.

It has sat for the last 7 years and has not run and is now my project.

I have no manuals and need to find how to get them, owners manual has been ordered and I need to find other than the dealer part sources.

I expect this to be a project and will do most of the stuff myself.

Onward we go!!
__________________

__________________
Tinman86 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 07-30-2009, 03:48 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 24
oh yes...

where is the 1986 Chieftain restoration forum?
__________________

__________________
Tinman86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2009, 09:52 PM   #3
Community Moderator
 
"007"'s Avatar


 
Nor'easters Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
iRV2 No Limits Club
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 26,726
Mr. Tinman86 welcome to irv2.
Just below in the Vintage Forum you will find many active members remaking better than the originals some snappy RV's. Lots of info and pictures of rebuilds.
Enjoy the forums and DO post often.
__________________
98KSCA, 99MACA, 03 KSCA-3740- 8.1 Chev-- ALLISON Trans, now in good hands
VISIT the NEWMAR QUICK TIPS & EASYMODS 1 & 2
QUICK TIPS # 3
RV SYSTEMS & APPLIANCES & RECALLS --- TECH INFORMATION
"007" is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2009, 03:44 AM   #4
Community Moderator
 
RV Wizard's Avatar


 
Country Coach Owners Club
Appalachian Campers
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Chattanooga, Tn.
Posts: 12,062
Tinman86, welcome to iRV2.com. The vintage forum will be beneficial as will many others to help you in your quest of the RV restoration process. Don't get discouraged and look for help in the forums with any and all questions you have. Good luck and keep us posted.
__________________
Mike, RVIA & RVSA Certified Master RV Technician
Amy, Dr. Assistant - Roxie & Mei Ling, four legs each
2000 Gulf Stream Scenic Cruiser 450 hp & 1330# torque
06 Saturn Vue, 06 Chevy Z71 4x4 & 2014 Corvette Z51 M7
RV Wizard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2009, 09:19 AM   #5
Moderator Emeritus
 
TXiceman's Avatar


 
Vintage RV Owners Club
Texas Boomers Club
Oklahoma Boomers Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Full Time, TX Home Base
Posts: 17,150
Blog Entries: 21
Tinman, love those older RVs. Look in the vintage forum for info on the older rigs. You can join the Vintage RV Owners Group if you want the name added to your name.

Ken
__________________
Amateur Radio Operator (KE5DFR)|Full-Time! - 2012 6.7L Ford Crew Cab Dually -2013 HitchHiker Champagne 38RLRSB - Travel with one Standard Schnauzer and one small Timneh African Gray Parrot
TXiceman 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
Is the UFO chassis a thing of the past??? YngRvrs Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 14 09-13-2009 04:45 PM
Best thing I've done so far... Dmiles MH-General Discussions & Problems 3 06-17-2009 05:11 PM
I did a dumb thing Peabody Vintage RV's 4 01-08-2009 06:36 PM
Good thing CC is not with National anymore! RVRONINPA Country Coach Owners Forum 3 12-18-2007 01:49 PM
Social Security good thing John Harrelson Just Conversation 5 11-15-2007 11:06 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:57 AM.


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