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Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-25-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,009
Posted By rfsod48
Diesel

There are several fuel stops between Saginaw and the bridge. Most have 5-10 truck parking spaces and 2-4 truck pumps. They are not national (FJ/P) but have good fuel.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-14-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,550
Posted By rfsod48
Retirement

I enjoy saving money but it certainly isnít the most important thing on choosing a place to live and enjoy my retirement. I would much rather live somewhere I enjoy and have the benefits I want...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-06-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,784
Posted By rfsod48
Mobley

We only use our mobley when we are away from s/b, currently 4-5 months. Do I need to leave the 815s plugged in when we are not using it?
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-13-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By rfsod48
Mmdc. / annunciator

I have a problem with my 2005 Fleetwood Bounder DP. When I turn the key to start the unit all the lights stay lit on the annunciator ( light bar ) but none of the gauges work. The unit starts and...
Forum: North Central Region 12-11-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,399
Posted By rfsod48
Michigan RV Dealers

Midway in Grand Rapids has a very good reputation.
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 05-23-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,556
Posted By rfsod48
Michelintires

My MH sticker calls for 275/70/22.5 G load rating. Michelin doesnít make this size tire in G rating, it only comes as J rating. I have enough clearance to go to 275/80/22.5 G rating but that would...
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 05-23-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,556
Posted By rfsod48
Michelin tires

I am getting new tires in June, current tire is 275/70/22.5 Firestone and I am going to same size in Michelin. Current tires have H rating but Michelin has J rating. Am I setting myself up for...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-11-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By rfsod48
New Orleans

Looking for park recommendations near the Big Easy. Want for 2-3 nights in December.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-11-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By rfsod48
Wrap

How durable is the wrap? What type of life does it have?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-20-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By rfsod48
Thanks for the replies, I have limited knowledge...

Thanks for the replies, I have limited knowledge of the mentioned shops and am inclined to go to the FL oasis shop in Kalamazoo since it is supposed to be an RV special shop.
I would like to find a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-20-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By rfsod48
Thanks Denny, what I am looking for is...

Thanks Denny, what I am looking for is recommendations from members who have used service facility and been happy with the job done.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-20-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By rfsod48
Lower Michigan DP service

I am looking for recommendations for 90000 mile service on my Fleetwood Bounder diesel. I live in Fenton,Mi. and would like to stay within 150 miles of me. I have a FL chassis and Cat C-7 engine with...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-01-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 994
Posted By rfsod48
Furnace

We run our furnace all the time in colder weather, turn off for fueling. We will be leaving Michigan this coming Saturday and would freeze to death otherwise. I think most winter RVíers use their...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-17-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By rfsod48
Front dash

I need the cowling that houses the instruments and the heat vent covers. Would also like to find the fiberglass panel that holds the instruments as mine has several small cracks.
Roland
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-09-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By rfsod48
Front dash replacement

Any idea where I might be able to find a front dash replacement for my 2005 Bounder 38 N? The instruments work fine, the dash is falling apart.
Thanks in advance.
Roland
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 12-06-2017, 03:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,121
Posted By rfsod48
Awning motor

try Fiamma Inc. they made the motor and do have spare parts
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 11-27-2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,620
Posted By rfsod48
While there take time to visit the Keewenaw...

While there take time to visit the Keewenaw Peninsula and Copper Harbor.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-25-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 291,507
Posted By rfsod48
Has anyone had a problem with the Mobley slowing...

Has anyone had a problem with the Mobley slowing down speed?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-14-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,562
Posted By rfsod48
Jim A. Being that I am electricity poorly...

Jim A. Being that I am electricity poorly educated, how would you check for voltage at the antenna head? I assume you use a volt meters. But which lead goes where? If you don’t have an amplifier will...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-05-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,217
Posted By rfsod48
Not to be personal but do you need dialysis or...

Not to be personal but do you need dialysis or cardiac facilities ? These would take a small amount of extra room. Do you need 1 or 1 1/2 baths. King or Queen bed? Dining booth or table and chairs?...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-19-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,021
Posted By rfsod48
Pathway x2

When setting up for the western arc do you use single tv option or two cables from sat dish? Do you run the cable thru the bomb box?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-09-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,244
Posted By rfsod48
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-23-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,640
Posted By rfsod48
Steer tires

I have Firestone truck tires on my 38' DP and have been happy with them. I saved $200 per tire over the Michelins they replaced.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-13-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By rfsod48
Dicor repair

How many times can you repair Dicor cracks before it is a good idea to remove the Dicor and put new on? What about using eternabond tape instead do dicor?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-16-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 19,312
Posted By rfsod48
Jeep GC

I had a 2015 Cherokee which we towed for over 10000 miles with no problems, my dealer installed the wire harness at no charge after 4000 miles. We upgraded to a 2017 GC when we went down to 1 vehicle...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-13-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,642
Posted By rfsod48
Mountain Aire

Mileage on a diesel is not a problem, actually this age of coach would be better with more miles on it. You will need to check the tires, if they are older than 6 yrs will need to be replaced most...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-13-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By rfsod48
I towed a 2015 Limited for 15000 miles with no...

I towed a 2015 Limited for 15000 miles with no incident, 5000 of those miles were with the harness which my dealer installed at no charge to me. We just changed to a Grand Cherokee because we went...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-12-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 803
Posted By rfsod48
Non start

Be sure that your inverter/converter is turned off when not in use. If left on it can deplete batteries by supplying various hidden loads.
Forum: Just Conversation 05-07-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,930
Posted By rfsod48
Aca

Now we wait for the senate and their changes.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-28-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,831
Posted By rfsod48
Best eats

Central BBQ in Memphis and we stayed at the Tom Sawyer RV park right on the Mississippi River.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-27-2017, 11:36 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,792
Posted By rfsod48
Zep

What effect does Zep have on decals? I am considering replacing my decals and then would like to Zep my coach.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-22-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By rfsod48
Washer

Thanks Mark. I imagine there will be a drain line that needs to be capped also?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-22-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By rfsod48
Washer removal

Any pitfalls in removing the combo washer dryer from my Bounder 38N? It has never been used and we want the space for storage.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-14-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,165
Posted By rfsod48
Night driving

If you are having difficulty driving at night your first stop should be for a complete eye examination. You may have many things acting together to cause this problem. As the eye ages the vision...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-13-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 710
Posted By rfsod48
Remodel

Is the shop in Wakarusa Miller's ?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-13-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 710
Posted By rfsod48
Indiana - Michigan coach remodel

I am looking for recommendations for floor installation in the southern Michigan northern Indiana area for our class A my. Also want some other renovations.
Thanks
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-04-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,135
Posted By rfsod48
Canyon star

Thanks for all the replies!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-04-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,135
Posted By rfsod48
Canyon star

Have you been happy with you motor home and would you buy again? I am not sure about going from diesel.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-04-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,135
Posted By rfsod48
Canyon star

We are looking at the 3710 bath and 1/2. 26000# chassis.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-04-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,135
Posted By rfsod48
2017 Canyon Star

I am considering a 2017 Canyon Star. We currently have an older 2005 Diesel which pulls our toad fine. My question is will the Ford engine be a big let down? We do go west every winter and cross the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-31-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 372
Posted By rfsod48
King bed

We have a 2005 Bounder 38N DP that has a queen bed. Has anyone changed out the queen size for a king size bed? There are small night stands on each side and it fits into a slide.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-29-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 321
Posted By rfsod48
HR Endevor 40E 2017

We are looking at this model, meets our needs. Interested in any owners and their comments yes or no. Any comments on the new REV group HR coaches, I know they aren't the old HR but appearance wise...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-27-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By rfsod48
Newmar

Certainly a good start point, you may get a little more off or some free things added in. All and all a good deal. Check Midway in Grand Rapids for comparison.
I am looking at the same coach or...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 03-23-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By rfsod48
Rear flap

Dennis 45,
By removing the rear flap do you mean the stone guard on the MotorHome?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-16-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 915
Posted By rfsod48
Monaco build year

Is there a way to get the engine / chassis build year for a 2008 Monaco Knight?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-11-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By rfsod48
Beaver Contessa

Thanks for the heads up!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-11-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By rfsod48
Beaver Contessa

Are there any known issues with the 2008 Beaver Contessa 42 Milan, I am considering purchase of this MH and doing my due diligence.
Thanks,
Roland
Forum: Caterpillar Engine Forum 03-11-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,083
Posted By rfsod48
Cat c9

I am considering purchase of a 2008 Beaver Contessa with a cat c9 425hp engine. Are there any particular issues with this engine that I should be aware of? I know all engines can have problems, just...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 02-12-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By rfsod48
Litter disposal

While on the road how do you dispose of cat litter?
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-06-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 672
Posted By rfsod48
Thank you all for the information. Roland

Thank you all for the information.
Roland
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