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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-20-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Tide Guy
Transfer Flow Tank

Put my 2006 F550 CC in shop due to water/rust in fuel, no a pretty picture. Must replace the 50 gal tank w/a 39 gal tank, but not a Transfer Flow unit.

Am not a happy camper about this, guess...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-16-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 41,095
Posted By Tide Guy
i have been dealing with DirecTV for over a...

i have been dealing with DirecTV for over a month, long with the lose of local stations. I had the Genie box installed with the promises of receiving a LCC, local channel connector, have not...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-07-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By Tide Guy
I have a tendency to over do anything I work on. ...

I have a tendency to over do anything I work on. In my genes I guess.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-07-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By Tide Guy
Thanks for the response, plan to waterproof both...

Thanks for the response, plan to waterproof both sides before installation.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-07-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By Tide Guy
Slide toppers water proofing

Have a question about waterproofing slide toppers. Will be replacing the ones on my 5th wheel in a couple of weeks. Was thinking if anyone had put any kind of waterproofing on them. Been reading...
Forum: Full-Timers 08-01-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,186
Posted By Tide Guy
My wife loves it, she doesn’t miss the house at...

My wife loves it, she doesn’t miss the house at all. She wished we had done it earlier. In our 15th year.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-07-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,208
Posted By Tide Guy
I can understand your point. Being retired I do...

I can understand your point. Being retired I do have the time to ride the roads. Well enjoy the rig. Looks great.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-07-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,208
Posted By Tide Guy
What a waste of such a great 5th wheel, it really...

What a waste of such a great 5th wheel, it really needs to roll down the road. Oh well you enjoy it anyway.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-29-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,112
Posted By Tide Guy
I tow a 40’ 5th wheel, takes a little more space...

I tow a 40’ 5th wheel, takes a little more space to back up, but once you figure out “The how”, I find it not a problem. Have 3 axels, don’t look at tires, the look like the tires will just roll off...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-23-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,248
Posted By Tide Guy
Real ID

In 2005 congress pass a law which is known as the “Real ID” law. This will effect full time RVers such as me. Recommend everyone google “Real ID” and read the requirements, especially full...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-02-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 560
Posted By Tide Guy
Am very curious, how did they lift your 5th wheel...

Am very curious, how did they lift your 5th wheel 4”?
Had the same problem because of my truck being a F550 4X4, Had mine lifted 2” with Correct Track.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-25-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By Tide Guy
Merry Christmas

Wishing all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

And Be careful on the road.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-23-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By Tide Guy
Just transited Houston yesterday. Just went I-10...

Just transited Houston yesterday. Just went I-10 thru the middle and no problem. I have stop doing bypasses, they generally have more traffic than the road thru town. Atlanta the same opinion....
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-11-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 848
Posted By Tide Guy
I had the Correct Track installed on my 2006...

I had the Correct Track installed on my 2006 Travel Supreme, because my tow truck is a F550 4 wheel drive, thus is higher than a 2 wheel drive. Had blown 4 tires on rear axel and this has made a big...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-16-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,770
Posted By Tide Guy
Absolutely yes. Would not travel without it.

Absolutely yes. Would not travel without it.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-30-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,198
Posted By Tide Guy
Recommend you look at Haloview.com

Recommend you look at Haloview.com
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-30-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,050
Posted By Tide Guy
Also look at Haloview.com.

Also look at Haloview.com.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-30-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,137
Posted By Tide Guy
PS to my previous post, question for those who...

PS to my previous post, question for those who have a wireless system. Are the cameras on the wireless system warm, not hot, to the touch. A friend of my has the wireless system and says there must...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-29-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,137
Posted By Tide Guy
I have a wired system on my 40’ Travel Supreme. ...

I have a wired system on my 40’ Travel Supreme. Love the wire system, it did take a little time and effort to plan and install system. My system is old, like 8 years or so and will be upgrading...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-23-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By Tide Guy
Vinyl roof

Own a 2007 40RLQSO Travel Supreme 5th wheel.

It has a vinyl roof, my question is are the any products designed specifically for a vinyl roof material or just use the same stuff used on a rubber...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-22-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,340
Posted By Tide Guy
Tow my 07 Travel Supreme, 19750#, with a 06 F550,...

Tow my 07 Travel Supreme, 19750#, with a 06 F550, 6.0 Diesel. Get 9mpg. Not good I know, but the setup. [emoji41]
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-12-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,953
Posted By Tide Guy
For us, it was 40’. Great floor plan, sufficient...

For us, it was 40’. Great floor plan, sufficient room to be comfortable and lots of storage.
Forum: Full-Timers 01-12-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 45,340
Posted By Tide Guy
Sense 2006, we have loved every minute.

Sense 2006, we have loved every minute.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-08-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By Tide Guy
They just install shocks that were to long, this...

They just install shocks that were to long, this the bent plates. Will be installing new shocks that are 13 1/2” extended and 8 5/8” compressed. That should solve my problem.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-07-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 847
Posted By Tide Guy
Recommend installing Correct Track II, had the...

Recommend installing Correct Track II, had the same problem, solved it with the Correct Track II. Raise my 5th wheel 2”. You should also address shocks. Make sure they are not to long or to short.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 12-03-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,881
Posted By Tide Guy
I installed light strips on awning & main slide. ...

I installed light strips on awning & main slide. Both connect to porch light switch. Can use either or both at any given time. Will be adding strips to street side (3) slides this winter. Also...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-05-2017, 08:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By Tide Guy
Tie plate/Shock problem

Last year had the Correct Track II installed on my 5th wheel. Made the trailer run more level behind my F550 4wheel drive.
Have made 2 short trips of less than 2K miles each. Returning from last...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-03-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 90,005
Posted By Tide Guy
Solved my problem with the old "Nocold...

Solved my problem with the old "Nocold refrigerator ", replaced with a residential, actually a Whirlpool. Really works great. Highly recommended.
Forum: Full-Timers 08-29-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 45,340
Posted By Tide Guy
11 years and still loving the life.

11 years and still loving the life.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-09-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,587
Posted By Tide Guy
Had the Correct Track II installed on our rig. A...

Had the Correct Track II installed on our rig. A 40' 5th wheel . Cost $ 2000.00, worth every penny. Raised the rig 2". Now at 13'-5". Pulls great. Would do it again if need be.
Forum: Full-Timers 08-09-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 45,340
Posted By Tide Guy
Full timing sense 2006, no regrets, still loving...

Full timing sense 2006, no regrets, still loving it.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-31-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Tide Guy
Replaced the old "Nocold" with a residential...

Replaced the old "Nocold" with a residential Whirlpool in our 2007 TS 5th Wheel. Best move I have made with our home.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-13-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,089
Posted By Tide Guy
With the 2" rise in height I am now at 13'-5", am...

With the 2" rise in height I am now at 13'-5", am ok.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-13-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By Tide Guy
Have a 07 TS with elec over hyd, the built in...

Have a 07 TS with elec over hyd, the built in controller on my 06 F550 works great. You should have no problems. Happy traveling.[emoji41]
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,262
Posted By Tide Guy
I find the Garmin 770 is much easier to operate.

I find the Garmin 770 is much easier to operate.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-15-2017, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 541
Posted By Tide Guy
LCI Correct Track II

Had this system installed on my 40', 19600# 5th wheel., triple axle. It has pulled really great on this short month long trip. It has made hooking up easier as well as riding more level. Should have...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-15-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,825
Posted By Tide Guy
Had same problem, was a short, wire grounded out,...

Had same problem, was a short, wire grounded out, of one of the wires. Check it out.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-15-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 15,114
Posted By Tide Guy
Think you got more trailer than truck. You...

Think you got more trailer than truck. You didn't specify weight, but recommend a larger truck.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-15-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,310
Posted By Tide Guy
My bride & I retired 10 years ago. We went full...

My bride & I retired 10 years ago. We went full time, love it every day. We are in a old (now) 07 40' Travel Supreme , 19.6 k lbs. tow with 06 F550. As with u guys, we really do not care about CG...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-07-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,874
Posted By Tide Guy
Campground Utility connections

Don't know how to start this, but here it is. Question, why do almost all campgrounds install all the utility connections very low to ground? Have traveled thru out the US and it appears they all do...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-05-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,508
Posted By Tide Guy
South Carolina has all the bad roads.

South Carolina has all the bad roads.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-04-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,909
Posted By Tide Guy
Will be in Lexington, Ky, this Sat, 4th on May. ...

Will be in Lexington, Ky, this Sat, 4th on May. Will be looking at the Tours. Looking forward to it.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-04-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,663
Posted By Tide Guy
Very hot, but well worth the visit.

Very hot, but well worth the visit.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-04-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,089
Posted By Tide Guy
I had the Correct Track II kit in stalled on my...

I had the Correct Track II kit in stalled on my 5th wheel. It raised the rig 2". Currently on our first trip with kit on rig. So far so good. Seems be working great for me.
Forum: Full-Timers 03-17-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 45,340
Posted By Tide Guy
Full timing 11 years, still love it.

Full timing 11 years, still love it.
Forum: Full-Timers 03-15-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,292
Posted By Tide Guy
Full timing 12 years, 40' 5th wheel, weight,...

Full timing 12 years, 40' 5th wheel, weight, 19.5K, tow with F550.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-08-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 862
Posted By Tide Guy
I see this all the time, don't know if it is...

I see this all the time, don't know if it is legal, but folks are doing it.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-08-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By Tide Guy
PS, had a tire blow out, which did a lot of...

PS, had a tire blow out, which did a lot of damage to rig, repaired, when completed coated the wheel well with the black coating and it sealed it completely.[emoji41]
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-08-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By Tide Guy
Yes, have used it and , guess what, it works...

Yes, have used it and , guess what, it works great.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-08-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,214
Posted By Tide Guy
2007 40RLQSL, Travel Supreme, old I know, but...

2007 40RLQSL, Travel Supreme, old I know, but well built. Pull with 2006 Ford F550 PU. Truck, Bullet Proved 6.0L engine. 5th wheel, upgraded to Led lights, LCI correct track II kit. [emoji41]
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