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Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-24-2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 34,740
Posted By LadyJ
Mattress Topper

A 3” memory foam topper will stay in place easily when used in conjunction with a mattress cover. We purchased both from Costco (Iso-Cool). It makes a world of difference in comfort.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-28-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By LadyJ
I have also run into issues with sputtering or...

I have also run into issues with sputtering or very low volume when switching from city water back to using the Shurflo pump. I removed the filter on the water pump to check for sediment, and found...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-21-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 34,740
Posted By LadyJ
We had a quick connect LP line installed in our...

We had a quick connect LP line installed in our 2012 Sunstar 26P for a Wave_6 catalytic heater.

Having the connection in an non-traffic area and ability to use the heater even when the slide was...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 04-16-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 890
Posted By LadyJ
You might also contact Winnebago Industries at:...

You might also contact Winnebago Industries at: or@winnebagoind.com providing your serial number and question. They generally respond within 48 hours.

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2012 Itasca Sunstar
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-03-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,230
Posted By LadyJ
Thanks for the reply. Now, it is time to...

Thanks for the reply. Now, it is time to practice for that emergency get-a-way.

My first time, trying to leave on time, was a challenge. I completely forgot how to turn the seat forward.
...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-02-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,958
Posted By LadyJ
The only time we overnighted in 15 degree weather...

The only time we overnighted in 15 degree weather without electrical hookups was when we used our (now current tow vehicle) as our primary RV.

There was no plumbing system to worry about like...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-01-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,230
Posted By LadyJ
Once the seat is swiveled to face the living area...

Once the seat is swiveled to face the living area pull the seat forward completely. Depending on the angle the seat is turned and the seat back tilt, there may still be some slight interference...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-31-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,230
Posted By LadyJ
To add to DrJag's reply - also be sure the seat...

To add to DrJag's reply - also be sure the seat is at the lowest vertical position. Sometimes I also have to bring the seat back forward to tilt the left armrest a bit lower.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-03-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,830
Posted By LadyJ
I had a recent noise that sounded like that and...

I had a recent noise that sounded like that and was so fortunate it turned out to be a rubber boot that must have fallen off the support bracket under the Ford Trition engine hood. Some foam, glue...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-27-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,106
Posted By LadyJ
John, Did you have a sofa instead of the dinette...

John, Did you have a sofa instead of the dinette setup? We love our 2012 26P but after 15-months of fulltiming, we would like a more comfortable seating arrangement. Are you placing the new 40 inch...
Forum: Boondocking 09-09-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,188
Posted By LadyJ
Proposed Fees for BLM campers

Received this news flash from Escapees this morning:

Escapees News Bulletin
by Jim Koca, Advocacy Director

As some Escapees are aware, a bill has been introduced in the United States Congress,...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-23-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,516
Posted By LadyJ
I lived on the coast in California and have...

I lived on the coast in California and have driven this highway for many years. CA Hwy 1 is a very narrow two-lane road with many sharp switchbacks. In addition, it is a heavily travelled road,...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-06-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 630
Posted By LadyJ
TVGuide has an app and does the same thing. Very...

TVGuide has an app and does the same thing. Very helpful when pulling into a new area to input the zipcode and find stations.
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 02-23-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,288
Posted By LadyJ
The VW westfalia is not 4WD, but can be towed...

The VW westfalia is not 4WD, but can be towed flat. We tow our 1990 using a Falcon 2 tow system with the Invisibrake.

The VW is equipped with short power, kitchen cook space, and propane...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-02-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,470
Posted By LadyJ
Lakeside Landing RV Park? Located about 30 miles...

Lakeside Landing RV Park? Located about 30 miles east of Birmingham, Alabama, and six miles south of I-20 (Exit 158) along the banks of Logan Martin Lake.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-02-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,470
Posted By LadyJ
Lake Guntersville State Park?

Lake Guntersville State Park?
Forum: Just Conversation 01-19-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,352
Posted By LadyJ
Spritz, the book I have was published in 2009....

Spritz, the book I have was published in 2009. There is a newer version published in 2013 called Casino Camping: Guide to RV-Friendly Casinos by Jane Kenny. You can purchase a copy from Amazon for...
Forum: Just Conversation 01-18-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,352
Posted By LadyJ
The book, "Casino Camping" (4th edition) says: ...

The book, "Casino Camping" (4th edition) says:

Seminole Gaming Palace and Casino, Immolalee
"There is ample space for RVs to park in the west corner of the lot near the fence. Overnight is OK."
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 01-11-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,916
Posted By LadyJ
TravelinZann, So sorry to hear of your loss....

TravelinZann,

So sorry to hear of your loss. Try contacting the local television station closest to the area that you lost your parrot. Many stations have reporters who specialize in helping...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-07-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,676
Posted By LadyJ
The 2012 Sunstar 26P included a spare under the...

The 2012 Sunstar 26P included a spare under the bedroom slide compartment and was not carpeted. I had a leftover roll of thermal underlayment from installing laminate flooring in the stick and brick...
Forum: Full-Timers 10-27-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 20,163
Posted By LadyJ
Interesting that NY exchanges offer such better...

Interesting that NY exchanges offer such better deals. Could you please provide specifics of the provider you choose with such a huge reduction in your monthly premiums? That would be helpful. Thanks.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-13-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By LadyJ
We had the same problem a few months ago. We...

We had the same problem a few months ago. We called a mobile tech for help and he first checked that the motor was getting power. He then checked that the magnet on the door (senses movement) and the...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-18-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 45,549
Posted By LadyJ
After about 12-months of owning my 2012 Sunstar...

After about 12-months of owning my 2012 Sunstar 26P, I noticed a leak under the engine compartment. I also noticed that the AC was not blowing cold, only warm air. I took it to the local Ford dealer...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-20-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 819
Posted By LadyJ
Noise after using microwave - Help!

I am very appreciative of the 3 different suggestions. The noise seems lower, toward the gas range/oven area and might sound like something hitting against a fan,so my next thought is to extend a...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-19-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 819
Posted By LadyJ
Noise after using microwave - Help!

I have a Highpoint convection microwave oven (#EC028BSC) above the gas range in a 2012 Itasca Sunstar 26P that appears to cause a repetitive clanging-type noise in the area behind the gas stove or...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-19-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 542
Posted By LadyJ
Gas Furnace Fan when in 110v electric heat mode

Sometimes I hear the gas furnace fan turn on when the thermostat is set to use heat on electric mode using the roof top heat pump. Is this normal?
Thanks LadyJ
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-02-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,179
Posted By LadyJ
One post indicated using "How ever much ice...

One post indicated using
"How ever much ice you put in the black tank I'd put about 1/2 of that amount in water or bleach so the ice will scrub that much better and it's going melt right away into...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-19-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,514
Posted By LadyJ
The guys at the Ford dealership installed valve...

The guys at the Ford dealership installed valve extensions on the dually tires and had removed those tires to make the installation easier. The mechanic said they had inspected all tires and added...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-14-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,430
Posted By LadyJ
Jim Sanderson: excellent comments and post. You...

Jim Sanderson: excellent comments and post. You have summed up the thoughts of many of us who are new to the RV experience!
Forum: Just Conversation 05-14-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,085
Posted By LadyJ
We are selling our S&B and hoping to be on the...

We are selling our S&B and hoping to be on the road by June 1. Waiting to hear today if all sale conditions will be removed. We can't wait. Keep your fingers crossed for us!

We've purchased the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-14-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,514
Posted By LadyJ
I spoke with the "master mechanic" at Ford...

I spoke with the "master mechanic" at Ford yesterday. He told me that I do not have traditional RV tires but have all-terrain tires mounted. These tires have an aggressive tread pattern that can...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-13-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,514
Posted By LadyJ
Thanks for your replies! I really appreciate your...

Thanks for your replies! I really appreciate your taking the time to help.

I, too, have never heard of "aggressive" tire syndrome :-), but that's what the Ford dealership said. Unfortunately, that...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-13-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,514
Posted By LadyJ
We thought it might be a rock making the...

We thought it might be a rock making the revolution, but could not find anything significant in the tread, upon inspection.

We did find a leak and Ford diagnosed it as a bad A/C compressor......
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-13-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,514
Posted By LadyJ
Noise From Tire - 2012 Sunstar 26P

I recently took my Sunstar to the Ford dealer in Livermore, CA after receiving the PRD23L recall notice. During this visit I had them make the Cheap Handling Fix adjustments.

Upon taking the MH...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,580
Posted By LadyJ
I have a 2012 Itasca Sunstar and have not had...

I have a 2012 Itasca Sunstar and have not had perfect experience with automatic levelers. I had it serviced after the 1st incident where it was picking up the rear by more than 4" when the ground was...
Forum: RV Gourmet 03-14-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,669
Posted By LadyJ
Wow, this recipe sounds great. May have to try...

Wow, this recipe sounds great. May have to try this tonight...



NEW Beer Battered Sardines with Lemon Mayo Dipping Sauce
Batter:
12 ozs. beer
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup JASON®...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-14-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,400
Posted By LadyJ
Freckleface, Sorry to hear of your loss. ...

Freckleface,

Sorry to hear of your loss.

Here are a couple of links that others have posted on this forum. Hope they can help you find someone to help get your MH started.

RV Service Reviews...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-12-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 18,599
Posted By LadyJ
We purchased and had warranty service at LaMesa...

We purchased and had warranty service at LaMesa RV in Dublin, CA. They were at that location for two years prior to our purchase of a 2012 Sunstar 26P in May, 2012.

We were completely surprised...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 03-05-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,274
Posted By LadyJ
Does the MH have to be under warranty to have...

Does the MH have to be under warranty to have repairs made in Forest City?

I, too, have windows that rattle quite a bit. I would love to stop in Forest City to have repairs done properly, but...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-04-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,168
Posted By LadyJ
See also this thread:...

See also this thread: http://www.irv2.com/forums/f52/recommended-air-compressor-to-carry-on-rv-65822.html

The compressor recommended by the OP on that thread weighs only 25 lbs and is compact...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-09-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,796
Posted By LadyJ
Brochure

Here's a link to the original brochure: http://www.newmarcorp.com/uploads/brochuredownloads/archive/1994/1994ksb.pdf
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 02-04-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 58,037
Posted By LadyJ
RonA, I just bought the Craftsman compressor for...

RonA, I just bought the Craftsman compressor for $94 from Sears online. Try this link: 8pc. Portable Air Compressor: Take Craftsman Power to Go with Sears...
Forum: Southwest Region 12-04-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,750
Posted By LadyJ
We were at PB North campground over Thanksgiving...

We were at PB North campground over Thanksgiving weekend. Had reservations starting on Saturday night and the CG was full. Sunday morning everybody, except for a handful of us, packed up and left. ...
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