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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 02-26-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By MEWright
Welcome

Welcome to the forum. I am sure you will get plenty of sound options shortly. This forum has helped me greatly get through my first year of questions about our new coach. Best of luck. I will be...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-30-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 797
Posted By MEWright
They came from the factory with them. You might...

They came from the factory with them. You might be ale to purchase something similar or even get these from a Fleetwood dealer.

I found these in about 30 seconds
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-27-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 797
Posted By MEWright
Pics of ours

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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-16-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 406
Posted By MEWright
Tire Chains on DP's

If you have a DP -non tag axle and you have run chains do you;

1. Run them on all 4 rear tires
2. or just on the outside 2 tires


What type do you use;
Chains or cables?
Forum: New Member Check-In 01-15-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By MEWright
When we got ours I went online and searched for...

When we got ours I went online and searched for top ten must have RV items, found about 100 lists, copied them all then made a top ten list for my needs. It was great to read what other needed and I...
Forum: New Member Check-In 01-13-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By MEWright
Go to Crater of Diamonds for your first trip....

Go to Crater of Diamonds for your first trip. Awesome back in spots, easy access, wide lanes, cable, 50amp service, close-ish to Wally world for the 5million things you will need to run and get.

...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-13-2019, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 713
Posted By MEWright
You can call the mfg and ask if its had service...

You can call the mfg and ask if its had service done at dealerships. I ran into this and its a long story, read my blog about it.

in a nutshell they are not like ford, chevy dodge. Each...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-13-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 797
Posted By MEWright
I will run the slides out this week and take a...

I will run the slides out this week and take a few pics for you.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-11-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 797
Posted By MEWright
We have netting on both bunks, upper and lower....

We have netting on both bunks, upper and lower. Nets fasten to hooks, lower bunk hook under upper bunk, upper hook to ceiling of coach.

Daughter loves it, she sleeps on top bunk so dogs dont mess...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-10-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By MEWright
Read my blog on our 2015 Palazzo, it may give you...

Read my blog on our 2015 Palazzo, it may give you some good questions to ask. Not bashing on Thor, just the one we had. I am sure they have some good product.
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-09-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,945
Posted By MEWright
Rexing V1LG

I just got the Rexing V1LG, it supports a 256GB mini SD card with 5 minute loops including audio recording.

I installed it in my car yesterday. I will order a few permanent mounting plates for...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 01-08-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By MEWright
O/P here; I will be working on this next week....

O/P here;
I will be working on this next week. I am looking at taking the release lever (from a goosneck hitch removable ball hitch) set up and installing it into the rail with access through the...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 01-06-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By MEWright
Your loose mirrors

My drivers side mirror came loose on our last trip and i thought it would fall off. When I got to the camp ground it was the first thing I went after.

2 Phillips screws allowed the lower marker...
Forum: New Member Check-In 01-05-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By MEWright
Welcome

I agree with Scottyb. PPL is a great place to start. Its were we started looking and they had several options. We ended up buying in Boerne from Ancira RV on I10 and I highly recommend them. I would...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By MEWright
Gennie hatch latch under front cowling _copied from my blog-Looking for solution idea

I remember this like it was yesterday, (For those with a Fleetwood Discovery you may want to take notice here),

During the new owner walk through, I was shown how to open the pull out for the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-30-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By MEWright
Are the HWH panel and jacks panel together? Which...

Are the HWH panel and jacks panel together? Which one is flashing when you turn?

My jacks panel would flash and the alarm would start beeping when I turned or hit a bumpy road due to very slightly...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-04-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By MEWright
Follow up after our trip to Crater of Diamonds

We spent about 6 hours at Crater of Diamonds actually looking for rocks.

I spent about 10 hours on YouTube watching videos (ima dork that way) about what to do and get.

I did buy my screens....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-04-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,185
Posted By MEWright
Wow indeed. I have sheered all the lug studs on...

Wow indeed. I have sheered all the lug studs on racecars, I have broken studs 4 wheeling and I have shattered rims hitting saw cuts across the highway. I have also seen vehicles hit rocks and break...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 12-01-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By MEWright
2014 Fleetwood Discovery 40G

2014 Fleetwood Discovery 40G
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 12-01-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By MEWright
Leveling Jacks Issue

I have noticed 2 issues and before I take in into the shop I want to see if anyone has had the same issue and if its an easy DIY repair!

1st issue---When driving the jacks alarms sounds saying we...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-27-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By MEWright
UPDATE,,, Residential fridge. Not sure if I can...

UPDATE,,, Residential fridge. Not sure if I can run it on propane, have not checked. We have been home from our last trip for 3 days and the fridge is still good. I will plug it in tomorrow just in...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-27-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By MEWright
How long will batteries last????

How long will the batteries keep the fridge running? Only using the batteries, and I have a solar charger! I am at 3 days now, just checking to see if we are really in nowhere trying to determine how...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,185
Posted By MEWright
This is absolutely WRONG. Any bolt or nut...

This is absolutely WRONG.

Any bolt or nut under normal use can loosen. Just because you have never had it happen does not mean that it cannot. Hit a rock or pothole on the road and lug studs can...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 11-10-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By MEWright
Crater of Diamonds State park... Quick questions

Me, wife and 8yr old daughter so it applies to all of us;

1. Would you rent supplies there or take with you?

2. If you take, what do you really need?
a. We can buy almost everything on...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,149
Posted By MEWright
We have a ranch in Fredericksburg. We wanted to...

We have a ranch in Fredericksburg. We wanted to do a " touristy" weekend and stay specifically there close to town so we could play.
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,149
Posted By MEWright
Not allot of public land in Texas. Boondocking is...

Not allot of public land in Texas. Boondocking is not a great option close to home. We will be doing this as we get more comfortable with the MH but we and it are still newbs...Baby steps..
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-09-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,149
Posted By MEWright
Holy Cow, How long out do you NEED to make reservations

So we decided to (TRY TO) do a quick trip to Fredericksburg TX for the weekend. Jumped on line to make reservations at Ladybird Park, nope, none, nada.....Tried every combo, 30A-50A, huge space,...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-05-2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By MEWright
That is a great suggestion. I could use a drawer...

That is a great suggestion. I could use a drawer pull. Long and wide enough to protect, nice enough that my wife will like it and functional. All I need is something to keep them from getting...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-04-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,869
Posted By MEWright
So, just to accurately follow your water hose...

So, just to accurately follow your water hose logic;
Please explain exactly how you fully drain and dry the hose you are currently using?

Any hose could do or have the exact contamination...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 11-02-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
They could not sell it as new. It had been...

They could not sell it as new. It had been previously sold and titled. It was a trade in. The previous owner used it for her and her girlfriends as a hang out at a Rod and Gun club..It looks like...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-31-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
It took allot for me to remain calm but it was...

It took allot for me to remain calm but it was the right thing to do. The dealership was amazing during the whole process. I could not have asked for more.
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-22-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
Precision Circuits

It arrived on Friday at lunch, tok 1 min to install. It flashed the the power management system and seems to be prefect. The guys at Precision Circuits were awesome.

George Cepynsky, Mollie and...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-19-2018, 05:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,270
Posted By MEWright
Ours was a 2015 33.3

Ours was a 2015 33.3
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-17-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
It has already been programmed and is on the way...

It has already been programmed and is on the way back. Hopefully should have it by Friday. They called to confirm it was done and headed out the door.

What a great team.
Forum: Boondocking 10-17-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,966
Posted By MEWright
This is a much better transfer option for 20$. ...

This is a much better transfer option for 20$. ...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-16-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
Thanks for the reply. I sent it next day to them....

Thanks for the reply. I sent it next day to them. it should take about 5 min to program and I prepaid next return. Should be ready to roll Friday... :dance:
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-16-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By MEWright
Thanks for the input. You are correct on certain...

Thanks for the input. You are correct on certain covers. The ones I am actually looking at do not require the switch to be in a certain position, it covers both open and closed (on/off).

If i...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-15-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
Sorry, I just saw you are up in Sherman. Thanks....

Sorry, I just saw you are up in Sherman. Thanks. I will ship it off. Enjoy the rain.
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-15-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
I saw you are in TX, Would you be close to...

I saw you are in TX, Would you be close to Austin?
My RV Data power controller did not get programmed by fleetwood. I am about to send to to Precision Circuits in IL to program.

They told me...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-14-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By MEWright
2 Battery disconnect switches on panel inside entry door

Has anyone put covers over these 2 switches? I am considering putting a flip up safety switch over these similar to what we use on race cars like the one pictured.

Does anyone have a reason you...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-13-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By MEWright
Your owners manual is absolutely no help at all; ...

Your owners manual is absolutely no help at all;

Cable Hook-Up
To utilize the cable access, locate the exterior hookup on the side of the trailer. Attach cable to access hook-up and trailer...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-12-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,596
Posted By MEWright
If you have a minute, read my blog, all 10 parts...

If you have a minute, read my blog, all 10 parts about the entire story.
We did get out of the Thor and into a Fleetwood Discovery 40G
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-12-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,596
Posted By MEWright
I feel your pain. We got out of the Thor and into...

I feel your pain. We got out of the Thor and into a Fleetwood Discovery 40G.
You should read my blog about the entire ordeal.

Sorry your experience sucks, I hope it gets better.
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-11-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By MEWright
Mine is in the wet bay, high on the wall (of the...

Mine is in the wet bay, high on the wall (of the space). I looked for a few hours before i found it. It matched very well. PITA to locate but seemed stupid once I saw it.
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-11-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,262
Posted By MEWright
We got it today. 2014 Fleetwood Discovery 40G

It had 1593 miles when we picked it up. It looks like it had never been used. It drives like a dream.

If anyone has any Discovery "must know" tips, please send em. I need to know everything I...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-11-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 25,949
Views: 1,140,424
Posted By MEWright
Title Policy Policy

Title Policy

Policy
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,704
Posted By MEWright
Noise levels with the hercules

Please respond with real world knowledge.... No IMHO...

How noisy are the Hercules tires? in comparison with your last set and please list those so we can all see.

I am concerned with...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-05-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By MEWright
Thank you. We do not have it yet but it is listed...

Thank you. We do not have it yet but it is listed with the I6 motor. It very well could be the 8.3. I assumed it was the 6.7.

It is at Freightliner some pre purchase issues so I will ask them...
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-03-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By MEWright
Bully Dog Programmer for 2014 6.7 ISB Cummings

Does anyone have a tuner on this motor?

I use a different tuner on my Ford 7.3 and it makes a huge difference in power and fuel economy.

I want to know if someone has this? What differences...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-01-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,270
Posted By MEWright
I would highly recommend calling Cummings and...

I would highly recommend calling Cummings and frieghtliner before you take delivery. Using the VIN number make sure there have not been any issues with that unit.

I am not bagging on the Palazzo...
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