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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-23-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By 31NDone
I looked it up this morning, can't copy the link,...

I looked it up this morning, can't copy the link, but it's on Amazon for $39.99, it's the "kantleak Anderson brass valve repair kit 4 function rv fill station".
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-22-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By 31NDone
Thanks, that was really helpful. I found the...

Thanks, that was really helpful. I found the replacement valve on Amazon for $36, just have to check the part numbers when we get home before I order it. Thanks again, I'll let you know when I get it...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-21-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,139
Posted By 31NDone
It's the only way we travel.

We have traveled from Arizona to Maine, then around the great lakes, west to the Oregon- Washington coast and back to Arizona. We avoid the interstates and big cities. We love the drive and seeing...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-20-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By 31NDone
Ours is a 2015, but the same issue. If I leave...

Ours is a 2015, but the same issue. If I leave the valve on tank, an fill with a hose directly into the tank from the manual fill spout I have no issues. But if I connect to city water it fills the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-20-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By 31NDone
I have had the same problem with mine....

I have had the same problem with mine. Unfortunately I have never resolved the issue correctly, so I wish someone that has solved this problem (by doing it themselves) would respond with the correct...
Forum: Full-Timers 10-17-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 12,500
Posted By 31NDone
Life is full of risk.

I retired 6 years ago and we bought our first RV. We knew we didn't want to full time, but instead just take a trip in the spring and one in the fall. We have done that every year, currently sitting...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-01-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By 31NDone
And one more thing,

I agree with OhioMike on the extended warranty issue. They are expensive and generally don't cover much of what could go bad in your R.V. Most of the things that are going to go wrong are generally...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-01-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By 31NDone
Buying Thor is fine, Camping World is not.

We bought a Thor Hurricane in 2012, it was a couple years old and we purchased from an independent dealer in Scottsdale Arizona. The buying experience was great and over the next three years we had...
Forum: Full-Timers 02-17-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,619
Posted By 31NDone
Biggest Challenges for full times,

We have found 3 main challenges to trips of 3 months or longer. #1 mail forwarding. #2 doctors appointments. #3 prescription drugs. Other than that things work out pretty easily.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 02-02-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By 31NDone
Negotiate a good price after an inspection and...

Negotiate a good price after an inspection and buy it. Win, loose, or draw it will be a worth while experience and help you remember what you liked / disliked when you were RVing before. It will be a...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-01-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,593
Posted By 31NDone
Ditto,

That is pretty much the same RPM that I run in a Challenger 35 HT,with or without the toad. The jeep we pull makes almost no difference pulling on a relatively flat roadway.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-17-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,583
Posted By 31NDone
I don't know if it's "bigger or better" but I...

I don't know if it's "bigger or better" but I went with Progressive insurance. Motor home insurance is pretty expensive and I shopped all the big names that included road assistance. I thought...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-17-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,927
Posted By 31NDone
As stated by nearly everyone an air compressor is...

As stated by nearly everyone an air compressor is a must have on any road trip. I use a craftsman 150 psi. similar to to the porter-cable pictured above. Make sure you get something rated at 150 psi...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,722
Posted By 31NDone
I have used Meguiar's compounds and a variable...

I have used Meguiar's compounds and a variable speed orbital polisher (on the second to lowest speed) and it took me 2 days to do my 37 foot motor home. Keep in mind I only work on it about 4 hours...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-09-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By 31NDone
This is the product I used, found it on Amazon,...

This is the product I used, found it on Amazon, and of course they have lots of different ones depending on the GPS product you use.

Garmin Suction Cup Kit (nüvi 2555, nüvi 2595, nüvi 50)

The...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-07-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,387
Posted By 31NDone
we bought our current coach in 2015 and it is...

we bought our current coach in 2015 and it is electric. It took some getting used to, until we decided we really didn't like it. the Huge residential fridge is way to big for us with only 2 people....
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-06-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By 31NDone
I mounted mine on top of the dash, directly above...

I mounted mine on top of the dash, directly above the 12 volt aux. plug. the suction cup would not stick due to the dashboard material, so I purchased the little round , black, plastic plate you can...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-06-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By 31NDone
and while you are at the rv store, or hardware...

and while you are at the rv store, or hardware store if you have to go that route, pick up one or 2 more valves if they have them and just leave them in the bag and in the valve compartment so they...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-01-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 696
Posted By 31NDone
Hi Jim, I have had a similar problem in my RV....

Hi Jim, I have had a similar problem in my RV. First I checked the GFI circuits I had in the RV, the button on the plug on both circuits popped in and out like it was supposed to. So then I checked...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-29-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,511
Posted By 31NDone
Hi Ken, it sounds like from your initial post...

Hi Ken, it sounds like from your initial post that your plan is to go from a S/B home to full time RVing, or at least living in the RV full time.
And I think you are correct that your questions are...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-29-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By 31NDone
Our motor home came with an LG convection /...

Our motor home came with an LG convection / microwave when we bought it. That unit died last October, so I searched home depot and lowes for the same brand (so the base plates would match up) and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-29-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,401
Posted By 31NDone
A normal travel day for us is 150 miles, but we...

A normal travel day for us is 150 miles, but we usually do less. Just about any place we see along the road that looks interesting we say a day or 2 then move on. Its the traveling we love, and it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-29-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,372
Posted By 31NDone
Our MH came with one and we use it all the time....

Our MH came with one and we use it all the time. The original table was square and slightly to large for us so I switched out the table top with a round one from home depot for about $40, now it...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 12-28-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 24,095
Posted By 31NDone
Yes, we would buy another Thor product. Our first...

Yes, we would buy another Thor product. Our first motor home was a 2010 Hurricane that we drove all over the country, about 33,000 miles worth over 4 years. We never had a problem with that motor...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-28-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 631
Posted By 31NDone
We always tow a vehicle behind the MH when we go...

We always tow a vehicle behind the MH when we go anywhere. Started with a jeep wrangler the first couple years, then switched out to a jeep patriot when we switched motor homes. We use a road master...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-27-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,801
Posted By 31NDone
It's perspective I suppose,

We retired a little over 5 years ago, and we take a motor home trip twice a year. We travel 3 months in the fall, and three months in the spring. We spend the summers in the White mountains in...
Forum: New Member Check-In 12-26-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By 31NDone
So, your post was from 10 months ago..... have...

So, your post was from 10 months ago..... have you made any progress you want to share?
Forum: New Member Check-In 12-26-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By 31NDone
Actually I could have avoided 99% of my problems...

Actually I could have avoided 99% of my problems if I had just taken the time to read the directions...... but some day I'll grow up and do what I knew I should have done in the first place LOL.
Forum: iRV2 Owners Registry 12-25-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By 31NDone
2018

2018 (2018-12-25 21:40:13)
Forum: New Member Check-In 12-25-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By 31NDone
New Member post

Just trying to follow the rules, so I registered and now a quick check in. My wife and I retired 5 years ago, decided to store the tent and sleeping bags routine after 40 plus years and bought a...
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