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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-18-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,355
Posted By Awanderlust
Check the ground behind the panel in the power...

Check the ground behind the panel in the power cord storage area - driver's side, rear.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-06-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,604
Posted By Awanderlust
Or, is that the switch for the PS security light?

Or, is that the switch for the PS security light?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-31-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,271
Posted By Awanderlust
I also have the the zinga spin-on filter.

I also have the the zinga spin-on filter.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-31-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,271
Posted By Awanderlust
OK guys, I'll share my supplier for the Nelson...

OK guys, I'll share my supplier for the Nelson 87610A (my 05 DS uses 1 in the reservoir).

https://www.mohawkmfg.com/shop/search?description=&part_number=87610a&component=

They are located in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-24-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,474
Posted By Awanderlust
RIP Lee.

RIP Lee.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-11-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,302
Posted By Awanderlust
I purchased mine from Steinbring Motorcoach and...

I purchased mine from Steinbring Motorcoach and never met them in person. I put together a build sheet with the options I wanted on my motorhome, then emailed most of the Newmar dealers in the US. I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-26-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,694
Posted By Awanderlust
It happened to me with my DS slide in the middle...

It happened to me with my DS slide in the middle of the night. Now, I take out the fuses to be safe.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-19-2013, 01:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,188
Posted By Awanderlust
If you have Adobe Acrobat, you can split the file...

If you have Adobe Acrobat, you can split the file into two separate files that would be below the size limit.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-19-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By Awanderlust
2011 Ford Edge AWD, with a Ford purchased Toad...

2011 Ford Edge AWD, with a Ford purchased Toad Charge.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-19-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,409
Posted By Awanderlust
Amazon is your friend: Stromberg Carlson...

Amazon is your friend:
Stromberg Carlson SP1636669 Electric Step Motor
by Stromberg Carlson
Be the first to review this item
Price: $141.89 & FREE Shipping.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-15-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,409
Posted By Awanderlust
I had issues with my steps and this is what I...

I had issues with my steps and this is what I found when shopping for parts:
http://www.irv2.com/forums/f103/external-steps-quit-working-while-extended-143736.html#post1378873

There is a gear...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-14-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 530
Posted By Awanderlust
Or, you may need to change the fuse.

Or, you may need to change the fuse.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Awanderlust
The document I uploaded has that information.

The document I uploaded has that information.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Awanderlust
Near the top of the page. Look on the bar with:

Near the top of the page. Look on the bar with:
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Awanderlust
I also uploaded the schematics for my 2005 Newmar...

I also uploaded the schematics for my 2005 Newmar DS in the Files section. The title is: 2005 Newmar DS Wiring & Plumbing Schematics and is in the Electrical section.

It is awaiting approval....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Awanderlust
There was a link to the diagrams on the Yahoo...

There was a link to the diagrams on the Yahoo Newmar-dp-owners group, but is no longer valid. I downloaded my 2005 DS information from that link a few years ago.

Here is a link to the 2005 MA...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Awanderlust
The MA and DS wiring diagrams are similar!

The MA and DS wiring diagrams are similar!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By Awanderlust
^ What Gary said.

^ What Gary said.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By Awanderlust
From my wiring diagram document: Rearview...

From my wiring diagram document:
Rearview Mirror/Compass Rear Electrical Compartment 7.5 Amp w/Radio

Although, I have an 05 DS, the wiring should be similar.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-03-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,817
Posted By Awanderlust
The slide closed during the night and pushed an...

The slide closed during the night and pushed an ice chest against the passenger seat (putting a decent dent in the chest). We do travel with pets, so the slide closing could be hazardous to the pets....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-24-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,817
Posted By Awanderlust
Hi Gary - this was the only time it has happened...

Hi Gary - this was the only time it has happened and the temps were a little colder than what we had been camping in.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-24-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,817
Posted By Awanderlust
DS Slide Stowed itself Last Night!.

We awoke this morning to find the drivers side had stowed itself! We moved it back out and to ensure it didn't occur again, we pulled the fuses.

I am at a loss to figure out how this...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 12-24-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,387
Posted By Awanderlust
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-16-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,614
Posted By Awanderlust
I have attached the 2005 DS4009 Retail Order...

I have attached the 2005 DS4009 Retail Order Form, so you can see the various options available for this model.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-16-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,614
Posted By Awanderlust
The engine is a Cummins - both the 350 HP and 370...

The engine is a Cummins - both the 350 HP and 370 HP version.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-13-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Awanderlust
Yep, drilldoc this is a great source of...

Yep, drilldoc this is a great source of information, tips, and general knowledge on motorhomes! Any issue that may pop up, just search the forums because someone had the same issue and identifies how...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-13-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,454
Posted By Awanderlust
Ford agreed to do the same for my Ford Edge that...

Ford agreed to do the same for my Ford Edge that rhilgeman described.

I spoke with my dealer's service manager about the issue and I emailed him some various forum posts about the problem and...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-13-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,939
Posted By Awanderlust
I tow a 2011 Ford Edge AWL and the only issue is...

I tow a 2011 Ford Edge AWL and the only issue is the battery drains by the end of the day. However, Ford has agreed to pay for a Toad-Charger and install it to address the this issue.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-22-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,518
Posted By Awanderlust
External Steps Quit Working While Extended

When I returned from my last trip, my Coach Step external steps quit working while extended. My first stop was iRV2, with a search for threads about external steps and found these threads: ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-22-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,185
Posted By Awanderlust
Here is the link to the Michelin RV guide, which...

Here is the link to the Michelin RV guide, which provides the air pressure recommendations.

http://www.michelinrvtires.com/assets/pdf/RVTiresBrochure.pdf

here is the website for the downloads:...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-11-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,893
Posted By Awanderlust
My quote for XZA3+ EVERTREAD 275/80R22.5 LRH...

My quote for XZA3+ EVERTREAD 275/80R22.5 LRH $521 + $34.59 FET. $30/tire to mount and $30/tire for balancing. Aluminum valve stems - $10/tire.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-11-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By Awanderlust
Update: Inland could get the alternator for $322,...

Update: Inland could get the alternator for $322, but would take 5 business days to deliver, unless I wanted to pay for air freight. P&G had it in stock for $374 and would install a new 8-ribbed...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-10-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,767
Posted By Awanderlust
I replaced mine with the updated Duff-Norton I...

I replaced mine with the updated Duff-Norton I purchased from Grainger. It was easy to replace, just remember to prop up the steps, while installing the new unit.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-10-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By Awanderlust
^ Yes, I saw a lot of those. Here is the one with...

^ Yes, I saw a lot of those. Here is the one with the most potential: P&G Keene Electrical Rebuilders LLC (http://www.pgkeene.com/index.html)
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-10-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By Awanderlust
Thanks guys. I'm heading over to remove it. ...

Thanks guys. I'm heading over to remove it.

I did a search for alternator rebuilders for my area and found one about 25 miles away. You would think there would be plenty around Chicago!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-09-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By Awanderlust
Alternator Seized

Anyone experience their alternator seizing up? Mine has and now I'm looking for a replacement. I obtained the model number from Spartan (A001090772), but it has been replaced by A0012824LC. I was...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,036
Posted By Awanderlust
What tire manufacturer has the 305/70's?

What tire manufacturer has the 305/70's?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2010, 09:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,167
Posted By Awanderlust
I experienced the same problem. I ordered my...

I experienced the same problem. I ordered my actuator from Grainger and it was about $125.00.

Also, I spoke with Newmar and the guy claimed they issued a Technical Document(?) to their dealers on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2009, 01:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,277
Posted By Awanderlust
A water heater can provide an ideal environment...

A water heater can provide an ideal environment for the conversion of sulfate to hydrogen sulfide gas. The water heater can produce hydrogen sulfide gas in two ways - creating a warm environment...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-13-2009, 01:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,560
Posted By Awanderlust
I had problems with my HWH touchpad where I could...

I had problems with my HWH touchpad where I could not turn on the power, thus not lower the jacks.

I contacted HWH and spoke with Frank, he said I could replace the touchpad or send it in for...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-13-2009, 01:03 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,003
Posted By Awanderlust
I figured I would drop by and see what's going...

I figured I would drop by and see what's going on, but looks like we have some changes!

I didn't have any problems re-signing up. vBulletin is some slick software!


There are a lot of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-24-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By Awanderlust
Well, I finally was able to speak with Kim...

Well, I finally was able to speak with Kim Wallace, Kenny's wife, at Gateway Speedway last week.

The Essex actually belongs to Rusty Wallace and for is son, Steve, who is a driver in the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-05-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By Awanderlust
I found this in the Dallas Morning News, watched...

I found this in the Dallas Morning News, watched it and noticed it looked Newmar.
Enjoy:
http://www.dallasnews.com/video/dallasnews/hp/index.html?nvid=233089&shu=1

So, can you tell: the year and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-05-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By Awanderlust
I found this in the Dallas Morning News, watched...

I found this in the Dallas Morning News, watched it and noticed it looked Newmar.
Enjoy:
http://www.dallasnews.com/video/dallasnews/hp/index.html?nvid=233089&shu=1

So, can you tell: the year and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-15-2008, 08:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,430
Posted By Awanderlust
It looks so inviting! I got a call this...

It looks so inviting!

I got a call this morning, telling me the MH was ready. I will need to call Newmar and tell them when I'll drive over to pick it up, but I am in no hurry - especially, given...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-12-2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,430
Posted By Awanderlust
Any snow there today? My coach has been...

Any snow there today?

My coach has been there since mid-January getting some warranty work done. Because of the weather, I'm in no hurry to drive over and pick it up......

Enjoy your stay!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-10-2007, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By Awanderlust
I don't know if this has been posted yet: ...

I don't know if this has been posted yet:

"Newmar is recalling 13 MY 2006-2007 London Aire and MY 2008 King Aire diesel bus motor homes equipped with driver seats built by Villa International....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-10-2007, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By Awanderlust
I don't know if this has been posted yet: ...

I don't know if this has been posted yet:

"Newmar is recalling 13 MY 2006-2007 London Aire and MY 2008 King Aire diesel bus motor homes equipped with driver seats built by Villa International....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-23-2007, 08:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,911
Posted By Awanderlust
Jef - Same with Newell. Plus, any used...

Jef - Same with Newell. Plus, any used Newell,within 8 model years, comes with a 2 year/ 24K warranty.....
Forum: RV Events & Gatherings 08-22-2007, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,360
Posted By Awanderlust
If the Truck race was any indication, you are...

If the Truck race was any indication, you are going to see some great racing Friday and Saturday night!

Enjoy!!!!
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