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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-25-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Steve,N,Jan
It worked great! thanks for all the input

It worked great! thanks for all the input
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-14-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks all your information is appreciated

Thanks all your information is appreciated
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-14-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Frig and freezer question

Ive read posts on the importance of leveling fridge for proper operation. My question is we are wanting to haul frozen treats on a trip. Can I operator the freezer on propane while traveling? Or do...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-07-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,729
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
We bought preowned TT and expected repairs would...

We bought preowned TT and expected repairs would be needed. I personally like to go though a unit and get to know it personally. as time will pass I am sure this knowledge will increase . I've had a...
Forum: Boondocking 06-30-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,764
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Going to have to haul it to a flying J or rest...

Going to have to haul it to a flying J or rest area near by , not sure yet
Forum: Boondocking 06-29-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,764
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
We've got 2- 40 gallon grey total 80 and a 40...

We've got 2- 40 gallon grey total 80 and a 40 gallon black that should do us for a week
but we are not towing it back home it will go in storage so I want it emptied and winterizes before we leave...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-28-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Where to find Holiday rambler TT parts

Looking for a mirrored sliding closet door for 2008 ivory 32 FK rear bed room
Are these available some where or can I just get a mirror cut and installed at hardware store??
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-26-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks I went to Home depot and got 2 quarter...

Thanks I went to Home depot and got 2 quarter turn valves. cut the line and installed them ...good to go. Thanks
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-25-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Water LEAK

Well I started checking out all the systems on the Savoy I towed home Sunday.
Hooked hose up, turned valves to directed way to fill fresh tank, turned over to city water, and THAT when I found a...
Forum: Boondocking 06-24-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,764
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks everyone We will be on our property so...

Thanks everyone
We will be on our property so I think I will leave the grey tanks drain in the yard till I get close to dumping Black tank I will save some grey for hose flush
Forum: Boondocking 06-24-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,764
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Black tank question

Hope this is the right place for this.
On an average because I understand everyone is different but How long on an average will a black tank go without being emptied? gallons per day per person?...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-15-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
sioux falls SD. not sure which route, 70 to...

sioux falls SD. not sure which route, 70 to Kansas City and up or up 61 and over through demoine GPS says 8 min. difference
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-15-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I'msorry for confusion.... I am just as confused....

I'msorry for confusion.... I am just as confused. just looking for a place to stop for next saturday night. leaving St.Louis at 2 am meet man with trailer around noon. change tires with a set I am...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-15-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Newby question

As stated in the last tread we are going up to get the Travel Trailer next saturday. Ive been trying to find a nice place to stoop return trip. Ive checked and called on a couple RV parks for...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-13-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
That is what I thought rest stops were for... to...

That is what I thought rest stops were for... to keep highways safe from tired travelers. I can understand not allowing setting up camp but no overnight resting?
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-13-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks for all the help I am looking forward to...

Thanks for all the help I am looking forward to going up and getting her. Already got a idea of a different tow vehicle LOL do the projects and new toys ever stop coming??? I think if this is half...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-10-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thanks everyone I now have 4 new apps on my phone...

Thanks everyone I now have 4 new apps on my phone and more importantly piece of mind! I am so glad I found you guys.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-09-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Safe places to stop and rest?

We are heading up to get Travel trailer in a week or two. Sioux Falls .8 hrs and 40 min from St. Louis. I plan on getting there early afternoon, change tires do pretrip inspection say thx to the man...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-09-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 695
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
There is about 9 feet of water over that camp...

There is about 9 feet of water over that camp ground
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-09-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
LONG Gone sold it and truck 7 years ago

LONG Gone sold it and truck 7 years ago
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-08-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Looking for Holiday Rambler TT info

Getting ready to retire, sold our fifth wheel and downsized to F150 truck. Looking for a nice trailer to live in while building out retirement home. I found a savoy 32LX 2008 model and thinking about...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 861
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
interesting thanks

interesting thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-08-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 861
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
If I go without slide do you think I will...

If I go without slide do you think I will regret it???
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-08-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 861
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Ready to make a big step up

well TheExcel 5th wheel is goneLooking for a Class A to pull my car hauler and classic car around. looking for info on diesels suggested length recommended. And sorry to say my budget is under $25K
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 03-27-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Not sure whether to waste my time or not

Last attempt on posting in here.
I thought this site was very helpful at first but last 3 post which I thought would be simple to answer to you veterans seemed to be ignored,to busy planning for the...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 03-24-2009, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,308
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I think it would be an excellent idea.

I think it would be an excellent idea.
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 03-22-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 737
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Water heater

Well being as my 30 foot RLO is 10 years old now I am thinking of replaceing the Hot water heater before it goes out and causes costly damage.it is a 6.2 Gallon Attwood .
My question is can I...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 03-10-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,103
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
well I got 4 tires that I feel comfortable with ...

well I got 4 tires that I feel comfortable with fotuneatly after haveing them mounted and ballanced I thought to check the preasure when I got home ...sure enough they all were the same .....32lbs....
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 03-10-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,086
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I have tried to contact the Missouri club twice....

I have tried to contact the Missouri club twice. never get a responce I found the info on the peterson web site
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-25-2009, 05:28 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 209,798
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Hi Steven and Janet here from St. Louis we...

Hi Steven and Janet here from St. Louis we unfortunatly have more years left to work than we like to talk about. We are on our first Excel it is a 30 RLO we use it as a weekend getaway at the River...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-22-2009, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,103
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
The Michlins have a 3042 load rateing also for...

The Michlins have a 3042 load rateing also for singlke tire and the good years are 325 dollars apiece alittle pricey for this poor boy
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-21-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,103
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I have a 30 foot RLO '99 and it currently has...

I have a 30 foot RLO '99 and it currently has Cooper LT tires on it.They are old shiney and look glazed. I do not feel comfortable with them so off they come.
Now after ALOT of studying and...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-20-2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,241
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I'll second that Ialso purchsed a pre owned ...

I'll second that Ialso purchsed a pre owned Excel and have call PI on several occasions they treat me like fammily.
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-07-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I will try this again I was moreso thinking it ws...

I will try this again I was moreso thinking it ws a pipe so I focussed on them.
If we change the pump,does the 5.7 have more presure or does it use more volume?My love of my life goes through a...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 02-05-2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
We have a loud banging noise when pump turns on I...

We have a loud banging noise when pump turns on I have tried to find a pipe banging but can not find anything .Any Ideas?
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 01-31-2009, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,168
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I saw the clip on JT'S stabilizers and thin it...

I saw the clip on JT'S stabilizers and thin it looks impressive .The RV show is coming to St. Louis early Feb,. and I think I'll get this unit. Pricey but they look hard to beat.
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 01-29-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,168
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Stabilizing My 30 RLO

what do you think is the best way to stop motion in unit while camping?Other than shouting " Sit down and be still everyone" lol
Wheel chocks? ...best brand
landing gear stablizers?

or?
Forum: New Member Check-In 01-28-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Welcome I have found this site quite informative...

Welcome I have found this site quite informative and full of freindly folks good luck and stay safe.
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 01-23-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Paint is an option marine or treated plywood...

Paint is an option marine or treated plywood would weigh alot
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 01-22-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Well thanks to the poor weather I had time to put...

Well thanks to the poor weather I had time to put the unit on the side of the garage and repair all the doors. Ready the a great year
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-31-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3,405
Views: 230,578
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
When it rains the roof of my camper gets...

When it rains the roof of my camper gets wet....this seems to interfere with watering the plants inside.



Is this off topic enough??? HAPPY NEW YEARS everyone.
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-28-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I have started the project of rebuilding my...

I have started the project of rebuilding my compartment doors.I have picked the sewer hose door to start with,being the smallest and worst condition. I read workshops tread on this projectand am...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-21-2008, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Now to clearify my first time ws with a older...

Now to clearify my first time ws with a older used unit Our Excel had levels on it when we got it and has levels in fridge that match we never walked around checking the floors and counter
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-21-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
I agree that tolerance ranges increasing over...

I agree that tolerance ranges increasing over time .Our first leveling experience was a night mare. I leveled the triler side to side useing the rear bumper ,then checked the pinbox ,they were not...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-04-2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,028
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
It is a 1999 30 foot RSO or RDO if that helps ...

It is a 1999 30 foot RSO or RDO if that helps
the door is in behind the tv and in front of the shower
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-04-2008, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,028
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Our pocket door has been off the track since we...

Our pocket door has been off the track since we purchased our used unit .It can be closed but not correctly,can anyone tell me how much trouble this is to repair I have looked at it and ther seems to...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 12-04-2008, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,028
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Our pocket door has been off the track since we...

Our pocket door has been off the track since we purchased our used unit .It can be closed but not correctly,can anyone tell me how much trouble this is to repair I have looked at it and ther seems to...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 11-26-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,257
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
Thank you all VERY much for all the info It makes...

Thank you all VERY much for all the info It makes perfect sence thatr the extention of the pin does not change the width of the canper since it is centered with the camper no matter how far forvard ...
Forum: Excel Owner's Forum 11-24-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,257
Posted By Steve,N,Jan
oh it would hit for sure the. is there an...

oh it would hit for sure the. is there an aftermarket box that can be found that it extra long?
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