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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-26-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 918
Posted By doublechevy
I hope you do not have the same problem I had...

I hope you do not have the same problem I had after changing filters. Coach would not start tried everything I could think of including trying to pressurize the fuel tank to force fuel into filters....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-28-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 597
Posted By doublechevy
Replaced the 8 shocks on my 2008 Knight in my...

Replaced the 8 shocks on my 2008 Knight in my driveway. I did remove the wheels and mud flaps to make the access to the top nuts easier, in some locations the access to these nuts and the ability to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-21-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By doublechevy
If you are going to replace the broken water line...

If you are going to replace the broken water line which I assume is plastic tubing. Look for a stainless flexible replacement instead of the plastic tubing that will eventually fail again. I have...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-10-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By doublechevy
To my knowledge the requirement for using a 20A...

To my knowledge the requirement for using a 20A rated receptacle on a circuit is when the 20A circuit feeds a single or duplex receptacle with no other outlets connected to that circuit.

When...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-25-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,114
Posted By doublechevy
When I removed the original Monroe shocks on my...

When I removed the original Monroe shocks on my 2008 Knight with 35000 miles in 2018 I could compress the removed shocks by hand with hardly no effort.

Completely shot should have changed...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-25-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By doublechevy
be sure to make a routing diagram of the existing...

be sure to make a routing diagram of the existing belt installation before you start removal.

Have changed it a couple of times due to breakage from frozen A/C pump and another time due to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-16-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By doublechevy
there are 2 fuses and a A/C relay located in the...

there are 2 fuses and a A/C relay located in the front distribution box.

one is a 20A clutch fuse

one is a 20A fuse # F13 that runs thru the A/C selector switch on the dash and then...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-16-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By doublechevy
I have a 2008 Knight with rear radiator ...

I have a 2008 Knight with rear radiator

A/C wiring should be similar to the Diplomat.

There are definitely fuse/fuses for the A/C in left front drivers run bay Back of cover should...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-07-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,306
Posted By doublechevy
On my coach 2008 Knight when connected to shore...

On my coach 2008 Knight when connected to shore power chassis batteries will only charge after house batteries are fully charged . this is accomplished thru the boost solenoid. if boost solenoid is...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-10-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By doublechevy
I replaced my porch light with a dual function...

I replaced my porch light with a dual function porch light. It can be yellow or it can be a bright area light simply by toggling the interior switch to select mode. Cannot remember what site I...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-31-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 734
Posted By doublechevy
my coach is always plugged into a GFCI protected...

my coach is always plugged into a GFCI protected circuit never had or have a problem.

to change the GFCI plug to a regular outlet is not always the correct thing to do as most GFCI protected...
Forum: Just Conversation 05-24-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 116,832
Posted By doublechevy
while working as an electrician disconnecting...

while working as an electrician disconnecting equipment in an closed steel mill
standing on a ladder with my hot stick gloves on, reached in the panel with an allen wrench and shorted out 2...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-24-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 799
Posted By doublechevy
sounds like your energy management system is...

sounds like your energy management system is doing its job in preventing possible overloads. and tripping breaker
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-24-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By doublechevy
2008 Monaco knight DFT full wall slide have...

2008 Monaco knight DFT full wall slide have owned since new 45000 miles
no problem with full wall slide It does open up the coach. rear radiator makes it a maintenance PIA
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-22-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By doublechevy
try shutting off the city water drain off the...

try shutting off the city water drain off the remaining pressure. then turn on your water pump. if the pump cycles when no water is being used you may have a leak somewhere
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-22-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,774
Posted By doublechevy
Replace the shocks X4 . Just put 8 new shocks...

Replace the shocks X4 . Just put 8 new shocks on my Knight stopped the severe ride I was getting and stopped the bouncing

Went with Billstein
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-22-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,032
Posted By doublechevy
line voltage wire splices must be done in an...

line voltage wire splices must be done in an enclosure whether it be in the panel or on an approved junction box with a cover, 3M Scotchlock type wire nuts is what I would prefer using if...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-19-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,128
Posted By doublechevy
I was always under the assumption that all lug...

I was always under the assumption that all lug nuts should be torqued to the same torque and torqued in a criss cross pattern.

22. 5 wheels to 450 FT Lbs
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-18-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,367
Posted By doublechevy
maybe you answered the previous question about...

maybe you answered the previous question about the 30A house breaker being GFCI I di not see it if you did GFCI breakers will not tolerate Gnd to Neutral connections I not GFIC breaker then the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-18-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,367
Posted By doublechevy
you should have said overslept at a Holiday Inn

you should have said overslept at a Holiday Inn
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-18-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,367
Posted By doublechevy
Do you have an inverter is it on if so check for...

Do you have an inverter is it on if so check for fault codes

Your electrician could have easily checked the main breaker with an ohmmeter for continuity to eliminate it as a probable cause
...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-12-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 581
Posted By doublechevy
looked at your last video concerning adapter...

looked at your last video concerning adapter connection.

the outlet you are connecting to is a 120v outlet. makes me assume the dryer you are referring to is a gas dryer and only needs 120V...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-12-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 581
Posted By doublechevy
that is why people who are not sure of what they...

that is why people who are not sure of what they are doing should never mess with electrical connections. the breaker in the inverter will not protect against over voltage ( 240V ) it does not see...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-08-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 17,802
Posted By doublechevy
Bought a dash cam, on my first usage another...

Bought a dash cam, on my first usage another motorhome with a driver in a hurry sideswiped me while passing me in a 35 mph zone he was doing at least 50 on a slight curve he could not control his...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-26-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
I also used an electric orbital DA/sander/buffer ...

I also used an electric orbital DA/sander/buffer for feathering of the peeled paint areas. and used the same tool with buffing pads to polish after sanding the blended areas with 1500 wet paper
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-26-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
Mixing the paint and additives is not difficult ...

Mixing the paint and additives is not difficult Just follow directions for the type of paint you are using you can purchase mixing cups at any automotive paint store. do not use the Home depot...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-24-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
Maybe some pics

Maybe some pics
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-24-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
what I did was sanded and feathered the peeling...

what I did was sanded and feathered the peeling clear coat. primed the sanded area, scuffed the area with a scuff pad. cleaned with wax remover and degreaser applied the base coat color to the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 02-21-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By doublechevy
In my 2008 Knight DFT there is a small access...

In my 2008 Knight DFT there is a small access panel in passenger side rear cargo bay next to water filter. very small you may have to pull water heart for complete access
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-20-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
Painted yesterday AM temp about 75. little...

Painted yesterday AM temp about 75. little breeze.
2K clear went on well , good spray pattern good coverage, nice finish
Will still sand and buff later to help with blending into existing...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-18-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,720
Posted By doublechevy
Make sure the jacks ( if you had them down) have...

Make sure the jacks ( if you had them down) have retracted. this happened to me at a campground no alarms sounded but jacks had not retracted coach would not move.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-18-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
sanded prepped and primed waiting for better...

sanded prepped and primed waiting for better weather to paint. to windy, to warm, reducer I have for base coat is medium flash temp concerned about flash time and humidity no hurry will be in Fl...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-17-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
Have not painted it yet has been to windy to...

Have not painted it yet has been to windy to paint outdoors here in Florida.
Today looks promising Will keep you up to date on my progress and end results
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-11-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By doublechevy
I signed onto one of these campground time...

I signed onto one of these campground time shares? when I got home I read a little further into the available campgrounds and found most of them could NOT accommodate a larger rig ( 42') I had...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-11-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,274
Posted By doublechevy
you can get a better quality clear coat in a can....

you can get a better quality clear coat in a can. 2K clear coat is 2 part clear in a self mixing can. pricier than rattle can but more durable. about $21 a can will be doing the front of my coach...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-11-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 976
Posted By doublechevy
I am sure that there are two separate 20A...

I am sure that there are two separate 20A circuits in your coach.

do all your outlets run thru the inverter ? what size is your inverter?

to find out turn off your inverter then check...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-11-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 673
Posted By doublechevy
I tried to send to you 2 diagrams via Gmail. ...

I tried to send to you 2 diagrams via Gmail.

Diagram 38071416 lighting
Diagram 16622595 front run bay relays and fuses
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-11-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 673
Posted By doublechevy
if the headlight switch is similar to those I...

if the headlight switch is similar to those I have removed in the past, there may be a release button on the switch body that enables you to remove the shaft with the knob. locate and push button...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-10-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By doublechevy
I have been very happy with Coach-Net. been...

I have been very happy with Coach-Net. been towed at least 4 times with there service at no cost. I carry an un mounted spare had a blowout out inside dual 5:00 PM rush time traffic I 95 in VA....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-07-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 552
Posted By doublechevy
Might want to check if the shocks have ever been...

Might want to check if the shocks have ever been replaced. I have a 2008 Knight on theRR8R chassis just replaced the 8 shocks this year ( should have done sooner ) original shocks were completely...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-28-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By doublechevy
I ran a new rear camera wire in my 2008 Knight. ...

I ran a new rear camera wire in my 2008 Knight. ran the cable underneath the coach chassis utilizing tie wraps and existing wiring channels fishing them with electricians snake. then came up thru...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 12-16-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,004
Posted By doublechevy
been towed 6 times, 3 times with a 38' class A...

been towed 6 times, 3 times with a 38' class A and 3 times with a 42' class A the last time towed the 42' with a 22' enclosed trailer still attached only one time did they break on of the mirrors...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-16-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,237
Posted By doublechevy
I carry an un mounted spare in the basement...

I carry an un mounted spare in the basement storage space, came in handy this year had a blowout inside dual saved a lot of time and money by having one, It was 5:00 PM at the merging of 295 and 95...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-02-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 707
Posted By doublechevy
what gauge is that 250' extension cord. ...

what gauge is that 250' extension cord. anything less than 10 gauge could be the reason for the microwave not working to much voltage drop under load 10 may also be pushing the limit also, hard...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-14-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By doublechevy
Update on inverter/charger tried the...

Update on inverter/charger

tried the banging on it did not work in my case
called Magnum Tech support, they had me do a soft restart. (hold the on button on the inverter until green light...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-12-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By doublechevy
Magnum ME2012

getting a fault reading on my remote panel

AC back feed

Manual does not show this fault anybody see this fault with their inverter charger

charger inverter not working
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-11-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 528
Posted By doublechevy
Had my windshield reset at RV Glass in Lakeland...

Had my windshield reset at RV Glass in Lakeland 3 yrs ago still holding
windshield had popped out of frame upper right corner several time before they fixed it. They also do replacement glass at...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-14-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 505
Posted By doublechevy
I carry a 6ft. step ladder held up to the top ...

I carry a 6ft. step ladder held up to the top bottom of the basement bays with rubber straps. ( it is actually above the basement access doors) take up no room as that area is useless anyway
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-05-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,346
Posted By doublechevy
Did not see the sticker you are referring to. ...

Did not see the sticker you are referring to. Disconnected all battery cables and shore power as many other posters have suggested. reconnected today everything looks OK. Did not test drive.
...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-04-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,346
Posted By doublechevy
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