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Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-09-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By accsys
And another vote for Bruce. Be sure and call...

And another vote for Bruce. Be sure and call ahead for reservations with a substantial lead time. If you have photos of the damage and email them to Melanie, his wife, they will give you an estimate....
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-04-2019, 04:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,190
Posted By accsys
The main problem here is your friend didn't do...

The main problem here is your friend didn't do what he was supposed to in order to get service. His first stop should have been at the service center campground where they would have advised him on...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-22-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By accsys
You are looking for a black metal plate bent into...

You are looking for a black metal plate bent into a shallow u-shape and two screws in each end, usually attached to the roof of the compartment. You cannot see the circuit board without removing the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-18-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By accsys
I have attached the Atwood manual. Be sure and...

I have attached the Atwood manual. Be sure and check page 5 for troubleshooting. It sounds like you have a communication error between the control pad and the control unit or it needs to have the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-10-2019, 07:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By accsys
You're trolling - right??? You have been on this...

You're trolling - right??? You have been on this forum for six years, made 60 posts, and still don't know what kind of batteries you have? Or don't know how to tell the difference or how to count...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-04-2019, 04:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By accsys
We had Brannon at Custom RV near Red Bay install...

We had Brannon at Custom RV near Red Bay install a Whirlpool W10480704B side by side 21 cuft in our 2007 QDH back in 2013. It went in with very little mods to the cabinetry, sitting right on top of...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-30-2019, 03:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 216
Posted By accsys
Most likely the element itself and failure during...

Most likely the element itself and failure during a storm may be coincidental. You can place an ohmmeter across the element posts (disconnect AC power first) and check for an open. Elements are...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-28-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By accsys
Assuming you are using a 15 amp to 30 amp adapter...

Assuming you are using a 15 amp to 30 amp adapter and then a 30 amp to 50 amp adapter, about the only things that could cause that is that the source is a GFCI outlet and they don't play nice with...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-13-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By accsys
You may want to have a look at our blog when we...

You may want to have a look at our blog when we made the same trip in 2010. The trip from PEI to Quebec City starts here...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-12-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By accsys
Whirlpool makes a Universal Replacement...

Whirlpool makes a Universal Replacement (https://www.lowes.com/pd/Whirlpool-Universal-Refrigerator-Ice-Maker-White/50307189) available at most Lowe's.

Are you sure yours is bad. When we had...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-09-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 615
Posted By accsys
Clean the glass on the outside of the window and...

Clean the glass on the outside of the window and then put Plexis on the whole outside glass according to its instructions. The glass on the outside is what's squeaking in most cases. I just did ours...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-05-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By accsys
It would help if we knew the year and model of...

It would help if we knew the year and model of your coach. I believe Tiffin has used two different puck lights depending on your model rig. I know ours uses a little different size than the newer...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-13-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 20,784
Posted By accsys
I would doubt the insurance will cover an...

I would doubt the insurance will cover an intentional, felonious act. :eek:
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-08-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By accsys
I wrote up a system that has worked very well for...

I wrote up a system that has worked very well for us over the years. The only change I would make is to use 3/4" PVC instead of 1/2" for the additional weight. Many just use a rope but I have found...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,711
Posted By accsys
We had that problem a few years ago in Redding,...

We had that problem a few years ago in Redding, CA when it was 100+. We found placing a cheap 20" box fan so that it pulls air from the back and throws it up front helped tremendously. Magma Shade,...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-10-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By accsys
Usually the microwave is on its own dedicated...

Usually the microwave is on its own dedicated circuit so check your breakers. It may also be on a dedicated breaker at the inverter as well.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-26-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By accsys
We have those same bolt through wiper arms. I...

We have those same bolt through wiper arms. I normally purchase Michelin 26" blades and use a dremel to grind the rivet out, then drill the hole out just a bit so that the same bolts will fit through...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-16-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By accsys
Look at the forward ceiling (above the electrical...

Look at the forward ceiling (above the electrical outlet) of the first compartment behind the entry door. That's where ours is. One screw in each corner holds it up there. It's very essential those...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-06-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By accsys
We use Old English on our dark cherry cabinets at...

We use Old English on our dark cherry cabinets at least once a year and let it soak in a day before wiping off. The cabinets still look like new! We have never had any white spots.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-01-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By accsys
Not sure about your Dometic but on our old...

Not sure about your Dometic but on our old Norcold, it was fairly easy to remove the ice maker - a couple of screws and one electrical plug. When it would freeze up I would take it out and let it set...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-30-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,370
Posted By accsys
You may want to check out this thread...

You may want to check out this thread (http://www.tiffinrvnetwork.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=182&t=89156&start=400) over at the Tiffin RV Network. That should be the last page of a 17 page thread.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-14-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By accsys
Chris Berry has placed slides in all of our PS...

Chris Berry has placed slides in all of our PS cabinets (all seven). He builds a frame for each one that the slide mechanism is attached to. The sliding drawer also has a catch at the back, similar...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-04-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By accsys
We purchased two Continental 27580R22.5 HS2 LRH...

We purchased two Continental 27580R22.5 HS2 LRH 16 ply steer tires last March just before our 4,000+ mile trip to AZ and back. We couldn't really tell any difference between them and the Michelin's...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 11-17-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By accsys
Don't know for sure about your 2001 but on our...

Don't know for sure about your 2001 but on our rig the switch is on the panel by the entry door as you come into the coach. If not there, it may be on the driver's left-hand panel.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 04:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By accsys
You need to turn on the rear furnace so that the...

You need to turn on the rear furnace so that the bays will receive heat! If unoccupied, you can turn the thermostat down to about 45° and you will get enough heat to keep things from freezing and it...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-06-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 171,992
Posted By accsys
Check your original post for answers.

Check your original post for answers.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-06-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 749
Posted By accsys
First of all I would recommend you go to the...

First of all I would recommend you go to the Tiffin RV Network (http://www.tiffinrvnetwork.com/index.php) and join the forum there located in the left hand side menu. You will find many very...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-04-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,288
Posted By accsys
In an express bay you get two technicians for...

In an express bay you get two technicians for three hours and believe me they can do a lot in those three hours. In a regular bay you get it until everything is fixed. The express bay three hours is...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-02-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,288
Posted By accsys
In our experience they stay pretty busy year...

In our experience they stay pretty busy year round but they are least busy the coldest (Jan, Feb) and hottest (July, Aug) months. There are about 70 FHU sites available in RV parks around Red Bay in...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-24-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By accsys
I would agree. On our Phaeton the two fans NOT in...

I would agree. On our Phaeton the two fans NOT in the bathroom have an IN/OUT switch in one corner so they can be reversed easily but our bathroom fan does not have this switch and was wired from the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-14-2018, 06:56 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 171,992
Posted By accsys
While we have made many, if not most, of the...

While we have made many, if not most, of the upgrades mentioned in this thread, I thought I would report on one of the most used but least expensive upgrades we have done. The DW had bad hips (both...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-07-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,662
Posted By accsys
From what I have heard the tours are unaffected....

From what I have heard the tours are unaffected. The only thing disallowed is the new owner watching the build of their new unit.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-04-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,213
Posted By accsys
They actually have four floor plans for the Open...

They actually have four floor plans for the Open Road series: 32 SA, 34 PA, 36 LA, and 36 UA. You have to click on the arrows to cycle between the floor plans.

But you are correct in that they...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-30-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,665
Posted By accsys
As others have said, get the Amp-L-Start instead...

As others have said, get the Amp-L-Start instead of the Trik-L-Start. It provides a lot higher charging current. And don't get the normal plug-in trickle charger that Tiffin supplied to our vintage...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-14-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By accsys
+1 The service center will not give you an...

+1
The service center will not give you an appointment - Bruce will and he does better work!
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-09-2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,114
Posted By accsys
Where did you finally decide to get it done? I...

Where did you finally decide to get it done? I fought a tree while in Alaska and the tree won. :banghead: Requires replacement of the rear cap in its entirety. We are stopping by Elkhart on the way...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-28-2008, 01:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,621
Posted By accsys
Like Frankie, I get between 7-8 MPG pulling the...

Like Frankie, I get between 7-8 MPG pulling the Libby. I have never driven without the Libby so I have no idea what it would be without her!
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2008, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,394
Posted By accsys
Found it!!! It is F22 in the Power Distribution...

Found it!!! It is F22 in the Power Distribution panel located just to the left and down from the Battery Disconnect panel in the engine compartment. It's behind a huge wad of cables.

The...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2008, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,481
Posted By accsys
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by cltkids:
I know there is supposed to be a fuse that...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2008, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,615
Posted By accsys
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Frankie:
I have two 2 foot level that I put on the...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,394
Posted By accsys
I have lost power to my two 12V jacks on the...

I have lost power to my two 12V jacks on the dash. I have checked the fuses at the end of the bed and the ones inside the power disconnect box in the engine access. Any Hurricane owners out there...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,394
Posted By accsys
I have lost power to my two 12V jacks on the...

I have lost power to my two 12V jacks on the dash. I have checked the fuses at the end of the bed and the ones inside the power disconnect box in the engine access. Any Hurricane owners out there...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-05-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,469
Posted By accsys
Thanks Frankie, I will give that a try. I think I...

Thanks Frankie, I will give that a try. I think I will put a coat or two of 303 on the side slide window seals as well and see if they slide past the slide seal easier.

We are starting a...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-05-2008, 04:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,469
Posted By accsys
Yes, the batteries are fully charged and I...

Yes, the batteries are fully charged and I normally am using the slides only when connected to shore power. Do you think the converter is not putting out sufficient power and the slides would work...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-03-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,469
Posted By accsys
I have a 2006 34N and I am not sure if the LR...

I have a 2006 34N and I am not sure if the LR slide is working properly and I wanted to see if others have the same operation or if I have a problem with mine.

When the slide has been out for a...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-03-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,469
Posted By accsys
I have a 2006 34N and I am not sure if the LR...

I have a 2006 34N and I am not sure if the LR slide is working properly and I wanted to see if others have the same operation or if I have a problem with mine.

When the slide has been out for a...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-27-2007, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,795
Posted By accsys
Congratulations!!! I am sure you will enjoy it...

Congratulations!!! I am sure you will enjoy it immensely.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-19-2007, 10:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,202
Posted By accsys
This sounds very similar to the problem...

This sounds very similar to the problem (http://www.irv2.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7740) I had on my 2006 34N. Turned out to be a 50 amp 12V breaker inside the disconnect box in the engine...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-30-2007, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,302
Posted By accsys
I thought some of you may be interested in what...

I thought some of you may be interested in what actually caused my problem. There is a 50 amp master breaker for the 12V system located in the same box that the chassis and coach disconnects are...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-27-2007, 09:13 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 15,847
Posted By accsys
Thanks for the quick reply. I will check it out...

Thanks for the quick reply. I will check it out - if I ever get it back from the dealer who is performing some warranty work. http://irv2.infopop.cc/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif
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