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Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 07-21-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,154
Posted By srh
What about this for your bride? It will certainly...

What about this for your bride? It will certainly be able to tow your TT!

https://www.ebay.com/itm/2016-Toyota-Land-Cruiser/323862023335

Happy searching!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 16,329
Posted By srh
Yes, that is how mine works too. In fact, I...

Yes, that is how mine works too. In fact, I hardly ever put down my jacks. Pull into campsite, make sure the coach is at "ride height". turn off the engine and pull out the slides.

I know it is...
Forum: Full-Timers 06-16-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,277
Posted By srh
Not so easy to do when you have kids that go to...

Not so easy to do when you have kids that go to school and wife still working!
Thanks for your thoughts, though!
Forum: Full-Timers 06-15-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,277
Posted By srh
That is still cheaper than in MI. The annual...

That is still cheaper than in MI. The annual registration for a 2008 Signature is nearly $3,000.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-07-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Please do post. It will be good to know what they...

Please do post. It will be good to know what they do or say.
Thanks for your post.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-18-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
I am talking o them. Did they do any fixes...

I am talking o them.
Did they do any fixes along those lines for you?
Thanks
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-05-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,133
Posted By srh
Your gasser wouldn't even come close to the ride...

Your gasser wouldn't even come close to the ride of your Essex! I'm sure you have a good reason for doing it, but I wouldn't do it!
Regards
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-05-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,772
Posted By srh
Wow, your seats do look worn out for their age. ...

Wow, your seats do look worn out for their age.
Mine are 11+ years old and look very decent.If and when you redo, it would be best to spend the extra $s on the material. All the best!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-02-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By srh
It is my impression that the people working there...

It is my impression that the people working there would care if they sold none.
You would think for something that they don't do anything to maintain, or offer tech support, that they should cash in...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-01-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By srh
Thanks for the input. You have some good points...

Thanks for the input. You have some good points and I, as many others , would like to hear from people like yourself, that have needed and used the software. I agree, in that if it can fix one...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-27-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By srh
Mike, Still working on it - no solution yet! ...

Mike,
Still working on it - no solution yet!

Thanks for chiming in!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-27-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By srh
CADET Software For Monaco Multiplex Chassis

Hello, All!

I finally found where one can buy the CADET Software from Kongsberg Automotive. The price, however, is $600 + the cost of the USB2CAN harness.

So, my question: Is it worth it, for...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-24-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 687
Posted By srh
Try to do a reset on the Inverter by holding the...

Try to do a reset on the Inverter by holding the black on/off button for 10 seconds.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-24-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Not really.

Not really.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-23-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,091
Posted By srh
There is a way to reprogram it. That is in the...

There is a way to reprogram it. That is in the manual. I tried it but it didn't change anything. I didn't think about reversing the wires and turn the manual button around. I bit that may be the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-23-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,091
Posted By srh
On my Signature, when I activate the switch to...

On my Signature, when I activate the switch to put the front driver side slide out, it tries to put the drive seat all the way back first, then moves the slide out. It appears that the motion is...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-21-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
VIP Systems Have Made The Smartsteering for Monaco Multiplex Chassis

Just found some encouraging news that VIP (Vehicle Improvement Products) made the Smartsteering for the Monaco Multiplex chassis. Even though the control module was by Monaco Chassis Control Module...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-20-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
All these (posts 44, 45, and 46) are potential...

All these (posts 44, 45, and 46) are potential sources of problems that I will look at. I do have quite a bit of the wiring diagrams, thanks to Frank (a genius), and very patient as well, walking me...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-18-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,365
Posted By srh
Cost of ownership; mainly insurance,...

Cost of ownership; mainly insurance, registration, complexity of the coach as a whole, among other things.

Best,
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-17-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,365
Posted By srh
That is so very important. I'm having some...

That is so very important. I'm having some electrical issues with my Signature, been to several shops, made several calls to people for help but can't find anything close by. frustrating, to say the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-17-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,365
Posted By srh
If you own a Newell, it almost behooves you to...

If you own a Newell, it almost behooves you to take it to the factory for service. Their techs know the Newell coaches from A to Z and. I had an air leak in my 2008 Newell. I took it to a supposedly...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-06-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Thanks, again, Mike. It doesn't seem that I...

Thanks, again, Mike.
It doesn't seem that I would be able to put my hands on the software as per Jason in Coburg, OR. I wish I could! If any one has a source I sure would love to know. Your point is...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
That is so very true! When I called, thinking I...

That is so very true! When I called, thinking I was calling the Coburg Center, I was the fifth in line waiting. When my call was answered, the person wouldn't give me the direct phone number but...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Some Progress, but no CIGAR!

I just talked to Jason in Coburg, OR. He said he could fix it but he would have to have the coach. I asked him if I could send him the CCM. He said he could only check to see if the CCM is OK, but...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
I hope so, too! They were one of my first...

I hope so, too!
They were one of my first sources. They told me they couldn't help and gave me another number, that, too, was no of no help.

Thanks for chiming in!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
REV Tec Center Contact Info in Coburg, OR

I called the phone number listed in for REV Tec Center in Coburg, OR, but I got connected to their Indiana Tec Center. They told me there is no direct number to call the Oregon Center. I asked to be...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Thanks, Mike. Good point. Yes, that will be...

Thanks, Mike.
Good point. Yes, that will be important to have. If I can get my hands on the software, I will buy it, even if my current problem is fixed. I'll post any new developments and...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
What about this? Kongsberg Automotive |...

What about this?

Kongsberg Automotive | KongsbergAutomotive.Web (http://www.kongsbergautomotive.com/contact-us/#)

Thanks, Frank!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-04-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Is this the Company: ...

Is this the Company:

https://www.km.kongsberg.com/

Thanks
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-04-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Frank: Do you think they (REV Tech) would be...

Frank:
Do you think they (REV Tech) would be willing to sell us the Cadet software for diagnosing my CCM?

Thanks
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-04-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
I have been told by Speed Wrench that they have...

I have been told by Speed Wrench that they have checked thoroughly for loose/bad wiring. I don't think they know much about the system.

How does one find out if my coach is using the Konsberg...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-04-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Thank you so very much! I really appreciate the...

Thank you so very much! I really appreciate the leads. I will call Jason tomorrow.
Meanwhile, as has been suggested, I contacted M&M and talked to Chris. They are in Florida right now and will be...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-04-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Frank: I surely appreciate your efforts and...

Frank:
I surely appreciate your efforts and guidance.
One of my fears is that Speed Wrench (the chassis shop where my coach is) has sent the CCM to Global Electronics three times, and certainly...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-03-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Very interesting! Thanks for chiming in. I...

Very interesting! Thanks for chiming in.

I know the steering wheel comes with the chassis, engine, tran...- my chassis is Roadmaster, supposedly made in that era either by, or for Monaco. ...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-03-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
A great lead! Thanks. I will follow-up with them...

A great lead! Thanks. I will follow-up with them as well.

Regards
srh
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-03-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
I really appreciate your willingness to go out of...

I really appreciate your willingness to go out of your way to help! I'm grateful to you and others who are trying to be of help.

Oddly, in the documentation I got from the original owner, I don't...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-02-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Thank you! Then it is likely that it might...

Thank you!

Then it is likely that it might work.

IF you have taken yours off to look at, after the wires come out of the Smartwheel into the VIP 300, does it (VIP 300) go into any other...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-02-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Mike: I looked up VIP. The following week I am...

Mike: I looked up VIP. The following week I am going to be passing by their place in Antioch, IL. I will stop by and chat with them. I see they have a distributor 60 mi from me (a Freightliner...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-02-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Yes, Monaco, HR, and Beaver changed in 2008. It...

Yes, Monaco, HR, and Beaver changed in 2008. It must have been the Roadmaster chassis change of that year.
To be honest, I did not test the idle up.

Is your box a VIP, do you know?

Thanks
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-02-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Thanks, Mike. Good hearing from you. It is worth...

Thanks, Mike. Good hearing from you. It is worth pursuing.
Where did you get the wiring diagram? Is it a VIP?

Who would be more familiar to work on things like this - would it be a Cummins shop,...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-01-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Windecker: Thank you for your thoughts and...

Windecker:
Thank you for your thoughts and pointers. I must admit I am not mechanically inclined, especially when it comes to trouble shooting sensitive electronic equipment like this. All the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-01-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,592
Posted By srh
Smart Steering Electronics - NEED HELP!

Hello, Monaco, Beaver, and Holiday Rambler Gurus,

I have been having trouble with my Cruise Control, Wiper Control on my Smart Wheel. Working very sporadically, if they ever worked.

I have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-26-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,076
Posted By srh
Having adjustable brake pedals is not a problem....

Having adjustable brake pedals is not a problem. I had the ReadyBrake installed on my 2008 Ford Sportrac that had adjustable brake pedals and never had any problems. When installing the cable , make...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-13-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,136
Posted By srh
You are absolutely correct... Every day is a...

You are absolutely correct... Every day is a learning experience. I learned mine the hard way. When I was connected to City water, I would always get my water tank filled where I had not intended. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-13-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,136
Posted By srh
I must admit, I am not versed with the CS water...

I must admit, I am not versed with the CS water system, but might it be possible that there is a switch to fill while you are connected to city water?

This is how it works in my Signature. I have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-13-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By srh
The idea behind not having the gray tank valve...

The idea behind not having the gray tank valve open is when you dump, you do the black tank first and then the gray to wash out the crud. If you use your washer, then it would be better to leave the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-13-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 16,828
Posted By srh
I have owned some older high end coaches like a...

I have owned some older high end coaches like a 2008 Newell, a 2008 CC Affinity. After those ownerships, I looked at a 20013 Cornerstone with newer electronics, and looks. Needelss to say the latter...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-13-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 16,828
Posted By srh
Me too!! Driving an older, Prevost, Newell, or...

Me too!!
Driving an older, Prevost, Newell, or BB, as an example, is a lot different than the newer lower priced coaches, if you can afford the ownership of the older coaches.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-12-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,033
Posted By srh
I hardly put put my awnings. Learned that from...

I hardly put put my awnings. Learned that from our first experience - had a Jayco Seneca (Super C Class). On one of our very first trips when we went to the FL Pan Handle. Shortly after we got...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-08-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,701
Posted By srh
Bella Terra in Foley, AL: Make your...

Bella Terra in Foley, AL:

Make your reservation | Bella Terra RV Resort (http://www.bellaterrarentals.com/vacation-rentals-homes-search.asp)

Spent about ten days there. Very nice all Class A...
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