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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-16-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,231
Posted By Indy Glenn
Howdy superman11.......... Good idea to pick...

Howdy superman11..........

Good idea to pick up some Drawer Latches.....I buy half a dozen every time I am there....

As was mentioned on this thread, some items at the Parts Store are 2x...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-15-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 895
Posted By Indy Glenn
Full disclosure. I have not read the whole thread...

Full disclosure. I have not read the whole thread - so I apologize ahead of time if my comments have already been discussed.

All of my house items are accomplished at the Newmar factory. Chassis...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-13-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,451
Posted By Indy Glenn
I'm am an "Old-Fart"........68 years and...

I'm am an "Old-Fart"........68 years and counting......thinking back on my driving skills and habits - - this is about as honest as I can get - - not sure generations have anything to do with it -...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,010
Posted By Indy Glenn
No...... g

No......

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Forum: New Member Check-In 11-13-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By Indy Glenn
Welcome to the family...... g

Welcome to the family......

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Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-13-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,128
Posted By Indy Glenn
I just had the CLASS by LS installed. Chad...

I just had the CLASS by LS installed.

Chad at LS said everything was in place, such as plans drawn, patents received, etc. for the front end CLASS.

He really didn't say what the hold up was but...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-09-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 25,688
Posted By Indy Glenn
Lets change the subject...... Ford or...

Lets change the subject......

Ford or Chevy........

LOL

Take care,


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Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 11-08-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,929
Posted By Indy Glenn
Because of this thread - I too did some research...

Because of this thread - I too did some research on aftermarket HUD units. I was wanting one for my motor home.

Thanks to nvs4602 I learned to search for OBD HUD units.

Seems non-OBD HUD units...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-06-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Indy Glenn
We have an Airedale - - - his bark is bigger than...

We have an Airedale - - - his bark is bigger than his bite.

He is ALWAYS leashed when out in a public setting. ....and yes - - little "chew-toys" come out, unleashed as if they were going to be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-06-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 766
Posted By Indy Glenn
Good decision, in my view. Drive it, see what...

Good decision, in my view. Drive it, see what works.

The Sumo Springs will help with the roll and I don't believe stiffens the ride.

The change in roll was very noticeable.

When I decided on...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 11-05-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,929
Posted By Indy Glenn
My '04 Vette had a Head Up Display. (HUD) I...

My '04 Vette had a Head Up Display. (HUD)

I really liked it and wish my motor home had one.

I believe I saw an after market HUD a while back but never pursued it.

If you see a vehicle with...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-05-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,939
Posted By Indy Glenn
Ya know - - - - I do not have a solid answer....

Ya know - - - - I do not have a solid answer. other than check each state's web site about fire arm laws or the web site I listed. Although it has been said on this thread that Federal law says one...
Forum: New Member Check-In 11-05-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By Indy Glenn
Hey - Welcome to the family....... g

Hey - Welcome to the family.......

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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-04-2019, 04:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,869
Posted By Indy Glenn
Yes - - CB is kind of "done".... As an old...

Yes - - CB is kind of "done"....

As an old timer - I have a CB in my rig, but I also lived through the 70s when CB was all the rage.

I have it now for a couple reasons - traffic alerts, and it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-04-2019, 04:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 766
Posted By Indy Glenn
If you were on Rt 56 by Rising Sun Indiana - you...

If you were on Rt 56 by Rising Sun Indiana - you certainly were on back roads, Indiana.

On our new Canyon Star back in 2017, we had a lot of roll. I installed Sumo Springs Maxims front and rear....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-03-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 15,650
Posted By Indy Glenn
I read this thread with interest as I too pay for...

I read this thread with interest as I too pay for motor home storage.

I believe the most honest answer anyone could give you is, "Depends".

Your price point would depend on:

What type of...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-03-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,939
Posted By Indy Glenn
Yes - - travel/road personal safety is as...

Yes - - travel/road personal safety is as important as the old adage, "Drive Defensively".

It is not unusual now-a-days to have "a person" come and try to start a conversation at a parking/fuel...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-02-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 25,688
Posted By Indy Glenn
LOL - - This debate will probably go on long...

LOL - - This debate will probably go on long after we are all gone.......

So why do I own a gas model, F-53 motor home?

Because of my chosen profession, which I am now happily retired - a...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-29-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Yes - no fun winterizing in the wind, snow, rain,...

Yes - no fun winterizing in the wind, snow, rain, cold. WE are DONE. But the sad fact is we just rented an indoor, heated & AC'd unit for storage. And we winterized!!! The motor home is at Ford...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-27-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Since some of us like Anchor Down - here is...

Since some of us like Anchor Down - here is another option in the Smokes that showed up on the Canyon Star FB page:

https://www.mtn-falls.com

Looks like a nice place.

May have to try this -...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2019, 04:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 623
Posted By Indy Glenn
We do the same - ours are plastic tho....... ...

We do the same - ours are plastic tho.......

We will need another faucet down the road too......!

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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-23-2019, 04:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By Indy Glenn
Plugged in.... g

Plugged in....

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Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-23-2019, 04:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Indy Glenn
Driving distance is whatever you are comfortable...

Driving distance is whatever you are comfortable with. Keeping in mind you are in a motor home and not a car. I like to travel about 400 miles in a day. This will take you some 5 to 7 hours to drive....
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-22-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Indy Glenn
I do not have access to my rig currently as it is...

I do not have access to my rig currently as it is in the shop for its annual service but the Ford customer service number is: 800) 392-3673.

Make sure you tell them you need a dealer that services...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-22-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Indy Glenn
This is one thing I like about Newmar - - - -...

This is one thing I like about Newmar - - - - does not happen all the time and they are very $$$$$$$ but at least you have a place to go! Good you you!!!

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Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-21-2019, 05:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Indy Glenn
Check on the sticker, with Bruce's picture on it....

Check on the sticker, with Bruce's picture on it. It's on your drivers side side window.

It has Bruce's number - he is the CS Brand Specialist. He is a lot of help.

Below that is a number to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,123
Posted By Indy Glenn
Interesting....... On my S 'n B I have an...

Interesting.......

On my S 'n B I have an 20+ year old dish.

The LMB (?) has been changed but not the dish itself.

When we get home next Spring I plan on calling D-TV and request they...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Indy Glenn
Have you checked with Newmar Parts Store? ...

Have you checked with Newmar Parts Store?

I'd they do not have it - they maybe able to give you the name of the pattern and manufacturer.

It may be a phone call that could help.....good luck....
Forum: Just Conversation 10-17-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Welcome to Indiana Members thread. Feel free...

Welcome to Indiana Members thread.

Feel free to post and join the conversation.

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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,123
Posted By Indy Glenn
This was hard enough to do when it was DirecTv as...

This was hard enough to do when it was DirecTv as a stand alone company - - has become a nightmare after the ATT takeover.

My RV DirecTv is attached to my home account.

Last year when we were...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-14-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Nope - - we just got back from a week at Follow...

Nope - - we just got back from a week at Follow The River CG near Vevay, IN on the Ohio.

Nice time with friends and great weather.

Just took the motor home this morning to Liquid Spring for her...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-14-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,713
Posted By Indy Glenn
Very true......I've seen where the Indianapolis...

Very true......I've seen where the Indianapolis International Airport was also privatized back in the day when privatization was in vogue - it didn't work!! The contractor charged exorbitant rents &...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-07-2019, 05:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 817
Posted By Indy Glenn
Newmar factory service = $131.00 ph. g

Newmar factory service = $131.00 ph.

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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-04-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 976
Posted By Indy Glenn
The Dutch Star will come with more inside...

The Dutch Star will come with more inside amenities, side radiator, bigger engine, etc.

In other words, Ventana was the Newmar entry level for DPs, the Dutch Star is the next level up.......
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Forum: New Member Check-In 09-22-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Indy Glenn
Welcome - - lots of great folks, conversation,...

Welcome - - lots of great folks, conversation, and ideas here on iRV2....

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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By Indy Glenn
"Assuming" you are heading to Florida or the...

"Assuming" you are heading to Florida or the south eastern part of the US - I say you should be able to de-winterize from South Carolina south......

We travel down I-65 and our 1st night is on the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-18-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 55,609
Posted By Indy Glenn
Thanks Chuck.....I appreciate your words... g

Thanks Chuck.....I appreciate your words...

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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-18-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 607
Posted By Indy Glenn
If you Google "rv residential refrigerator door...

If you Google "rv residential refrigerator door locks", there are lots of topics and products.

Our french door residential fridge came with a door lock that locks the french doors as well as the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-14-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 14,060
Posted By Indy Glenn
Florida EZ Pass "Extra" covers 18 states - all in...

Florida EZ Pass "Extra" covers 18 states - all in the Northeast - nothing towards the SW....

https://www.cfxway.com/e-pass-xtra/

The New York State pass gives you a large discount on the NYS...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-11-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Glad you're back on the road Tom....... g

Glad you're back on the road Tom.......

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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-08-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By Indy Glenn
This thread got my attention as I am a EZ-Pass...

This thread got my attention as I am a EZ-Pass user.

But - seems the Florida hi ways that now accept EZ-Pass are a hodgepodge. Made for for local users rather than people passing thru......at...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 405
Posted By Indy Glenn
We had problem after problem with our Whirlpool...

We had problem after problem with our Whirlpool washer in our 2017 Canyon Star.

Numerous visits to Newmar to fix - the "appliance-guy" would never give the "washer is non-repairable" decision.
...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-04-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 898
Posted By Indy Glenn
As has been previously said, simply turn the...

As has been previously said, simply turn the steering wheel to the right, then the left or vice versa.

The pins will easily come out, even before you release the tension on the tow bar.

We...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-01-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,628
Posted By Indy Glenn
LOL - - interesting thread... This is like...

LOL - - interesting thread...

This is like asking, which is better? Gas or diesel....

We have owned a "Motor Home" for 5 years. I have never camped in it. I have spent a lot of time visiting...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-01-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 470
Posted By Indy Glenn
I have them on just my toad........ I have a...

I have them on just my toad........

I have a gasser now but when I had my DP, yes - the front right tire ran hotter from the exhaust. From what I have read on here - it's the norm.

Mine are...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-27-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 154,462
Posted By Indy Glenn
Howdy Hoosiers...... It's been awhile since...

Howdy Hoosiers......

It's been awhile since I have been on here.......whats been goin' on????

Tom - sorry to hear your trip west was canceled and hope you have a handle on the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-25-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,455
Posted By Indy Glenn
Thanks Bill and Ragsland....... Great...

Thanks Bill and Ragsland.......

Great articles Bill.

I spoke with Dean, the company President this past week when I was returning from North Dakota and will call Customer Service this week,...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-24-2019, 05:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,455
Posted By Indy Glenn
Hello Ragsland - - - I have a 40' Newmar 2017...

Hello Ragsland - - - I have a 40' Newmar 2017 Canyon Star, 26K chassis. As some have mentioned on this thread, I am happy with the way my rig drives and rides. I did add Sumo Springs all around to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-21-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,036
Posted By Indy Glenn
I agree with AF1 - I used it when I had my DP. ...

I agree with AF1 - I used it when I had my DP.

But.......since the Ranger is so new, I'd check with a tow bar company such as Blue Ox to see if a Base Plate has been designed yet.

It will be...
Forum: Just Conversation 07-27-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By Indy Glenn
Good luck on getting a Malta Rally...

Good luck on getting a Malta Rally together......I am now in The Heartland and not that close - but never say never........

How is Round Lake? This was an former Christian camp from the turn of...
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