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Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 12-31-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,020
Posted By Hugmongous
First of all.. there is no such thing as a...

First of all.. there is no such thing as a "digital OTA antenna" or for that matter an HDTV OTA antenna. It is just marketing hype, the old school antenna and the "digital" antenna both operate on...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-31-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Hugmongous
The image you posted looks like a Villa.

The image you posted looks like a Villa.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-24-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By Hugmongous
If it is what you want and passes your inspection...

If it is what you want and passes your inspection (or an independent inspector), I wouldn't hesitate to buy it. Having a salvage/rebuilt title does permanently diminish the value - it doesn't in...
Forum: Hobbies, Passions & Pastimes 12-19-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By Hugmongous
I salt water fish from a kayak (as Bobby F) said...

I salt water fish from a kayak (as Bobby F) said and it is a great way to fish. I can't find a reasonable way to carry it on my class A (to long and to heavy) but I put it in the back of my F-150...
Forum: Full-Timers 12-19-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,664
Posted By Hugmongous
I think the only thing I would do different than...

I think the only thing I would do different than what is arranged/has been suggested is that I would find my own inspector rather than having the seller find an inspector. IE>. who is the inspector...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-13-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By Hugmongous
I replaced all 3 of my hoses a couple of months...

I replaced all 3 of my hoses a couple of months ago. One of my hoses burst while i was up on the jacks and RV dropped about 8-10"... sickening feeling and AT fluid everywhere. I don't have auto...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-13-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
just ran speedtest on mine Google Pixel phone,...

just ran speedtest on mine Google Pixel phone, 35.8mbps down and 6.42 mbps up, ping 21ms. I'm very happy!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-13-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By Hugmongous
I have a flexsteel sleeper sofa with an...

I have a flexsteel sleeper sofa with an inflatable pillowtop matress that is about 3 years old and used very, very little. I think it has been slept on twice. Wife decided she doesn't like the...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 11-28-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 546
Posted By Hugmongous
I'm not familiar with Roadtrek, but as far as ANY...

I'm not familiar with Roadtrek, but as far as ANY RV's go, unless it is new and under original warranty,... any factory support is just not necessary or of much value - IMHO. All of the components...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-21-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
I have/had the R2,.. it is a capable phone. Your...

I have/had the R2,.. it is a capable phone. Your lack of service in MT is not a function of the phone, but of the service being available in that area. I think you figured out that the R2 hotspot...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-10-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,267
Posted By Hugmongous
If you have power pedals/movable pedals in toad,...

If you have power pedals/movable pedals in toad, check to see if they are fully forward.
Forum: Just Conversation 11-03-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 871
Posted By Hugmongous
Cox Automotive/Manheim has huge auction...

Cox Automotive/Manheim has huge auction facilities on I85 just south of ATL airport.. on auction days you will see a number of rigs towing 2 vehicles leaving the auction.. most are headed south on...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-11-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
Tim,.. you might take a look at the hotspot menu...

Tim,.. you might take a look at the hotspot menu ... on the R2, the very top line looks to me like a menu heading and under that are other choices, but in-fact the heading is what you click on to...
Forum: Full-Timers 10-05-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 12,567
Posted By Hugmongous
Maybe this thread is just fishing and trying to...

Maybe this thread is just fishing and trying to get things all fired up -- If you look at this as a cost benefit analysis.. ie, it is cheaper to stay in a hotel vs an RV,.. then you should stop right...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,417
Posted By Hugmongous
pex is super simple to put on, but.. removing old...

pex is super simple to put on, but.. removing old pex to replace it is more of an issue. You will need a dremel with a cutting wheel or a very good set of cutting pliers to get the old connectors...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-04-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Hugmongous
I know you can with dishanywhere. When in europe...

I know you can with dishanywhere. When in europe we would record the news here and then watch it when we wanted to and or download a recording to watch when on the plane.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-01-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 641
Posted By Hugmongous
looks like an interesting project.. google rubber...

looks like an interesting project.. google rubber stair treads and stair nose. I re-did the stairs in my Class A when I redid the floor and interior. if you use the stair treads, it's kinda easy,.....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-01-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 13,586
Posted By Hugmongous
and then the exception...I asked a park recently...

and then the exception...I asked a park recently that overall looked rundown itself and was just flatly told - NO. I asked about sending a photo or bringing it by -- NO. Oh well, they certainly...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-08-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 626
Posted By Hugmongous
If you totally compare Apples to Apples and get a...

If you totally compare Apples to Apples and get a better price than FMCA,.. then you definitely have gotten a good deal. I'm not saying it doesn't exist - I'm just saying in my experience and local,...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-06-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,826
Posted By Hugmongous
Scott.. my feelings exactly. and OBTW, I have...

Scott.. my feelings exactly. and OBTW, I have setup a separate checking account for this and am applying for the card. It seems to be a great program with all upside and no/little downside.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-05-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
someone said Visible only allows one device...

someone said Visible only allows one device connected to hotspot at a time. My question for those of you with devices other than the R2. Do you have this limitation of only one device on hotspot...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-27-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 614
Posted By Hugmongous
you overhaul the carb EVERY year?

you overhaul the carb EVERY year?
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-13-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 486
Posted By Hugmongous
I haven't had any work done there but I can tell...

I haven't had any work done there but I can tell you I tried to get them to do some work and they were SKY HIGH on price. I tried twice.. once to get an AF1 installed and they quoted about 3X what...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-13-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hugmongous
Just and FYI, I was at Cabelas this past weekend...

Just and FYI, I was at Cabelas this past weekend and they have the Champion 3100 watt Inverter Generator with RV plug on sale/clearance for $549 ... that is about 50% off normal price. I picked one...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-11-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
!!!! IT WORKS!! Thanks everyone, sounds stupid...

!!!! IT WORKS!! Thanks everyone, sounds stupid now, but when I looked at the screen and saw "Mobile Hotspot", that looked like the heading to a category in the menu and I never thought to click on...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-10-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By Hugmongous
just an FYI.. they make a SIM adapter you can...

just an FYI.. they make a SIM adapter you can pickup at a number of placed... I know Best Buy keeps them and they are around $3. You can put a micro sim into it and make it a mini sim, etc.. as long...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-09-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
Mark,... on my phone the R2, the only options...

Mark,... on my phone the R2, the only options that show are "USB Tethering" and "Bluetooth Tethering"... I'm looking for wifi tethering. If you have another option on an R2, please take a screen...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-09-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,145
Posted By Hugmongous
I just received the R2 phone and when I go to...

I just received the R2 phone and when I go to setup the hotspot all I see is hotspot via USB or Bluetooth. Can you make the R2 a wifi hotspot ---ie.. without cable (bluetooth isn't really suitable)?...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-05-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 460
Posted By Hugmongous
I installed mine myself and was concerned that in...

I installed mine myself and was concerned that in a panic stop, the refrigerator could easily break down the thin wall between the refrigerator and the driver (me). I looked for a way to put it on...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-04-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 68,377
Posted By Hugmongous
When removing the 3M film from my coach a few...

When removing the 3M film from my coach a few years ago, I tried the "eraser" wheel. It is very slow going and you definitely can burn the paint if you aren't careful. Fortunately/unfortunately I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 946
Posted By Hugmongous
kinda sounds to me like the blend door isn't...

kinda sounds to me like the blend door isn't working properly. Some of them are operated by cables and rarely malfunction, others are vacum operated and or by electronics. Basically they control...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-30-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 571
Posted By Hugmongous
I have an AF1 and have used it for years. First...

I have an AF1 and have used it for years. First thing I would do is check the cable between firewall and Brake pedal that pull brakes down when AF1 is engaged. Is there a chance you have adjustable...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-26-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 926
Posted By Hugmongous
I can say from unhappy personal experience .. the...

I can say from unhappy personal experience .. the UltraLeather that I had both for re-upholstery and what I purchased on a piece of FlexSteel furnature has all been total crap. Within 3 years of...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 06-26-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 745
Posted By Hugmongous
Everyone mentions more time in Cody... for me, I...

Everyone mentions more time in Cody... for me, I have to disagree. I have heard over and over people raving about the Cody Buffalo Bill Museum -- for me a couple of hours there were more than enough...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-24-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 773
Posted By Hugmongous
I recently replaced mine and it does make a noise...

I recently replaced mine and it does make a noise when running... If you unplug one of the lines - mine made more noise and was constant,..kind of a thumping noise.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-14-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 753
Posted By Hugmongous
On mine there were 2 set screws (took an allen...

On mine there were 2 set screws (took an allen wrench) in the side of the arm under little plastic covers I had to pop off as well as the bolt at the bottom under a plastic cover. I then took a...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-28-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 15,717
Posted By Hugmongous
Deals Famous Oyster House, Perry Fl. .. not...

Deals Famous Oyster House, Perry Fl. .. not fancy but some of the best country style sea food you will find anywhere.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-22-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 728
Posted By Hugmongous
I have towed a Jeep Grand Cherokee and now an...

I have towed a Jeep Grand Cherokee and now an F-150.. I have never gotten any damage to the toad. If you are trying to keep it clean,.. I'm not sure the effort is worth it. $450 + the effort of...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-17-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,218
Posted By Hugmongous
You might want to call Cabelas ahead of time.. I...

You might want to call Cabelas ahead of time.. I was there a couple of weeks ago and noticed "no overnight parking" signs in the parking lot. The RV parking is to the rear of the store and I didn't...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-14-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,218
Posted By Hugmongous
I live north of Atlanta.. when traveling thru...

I live north of Atlanta.. when traveling thru ATL, just time when you will go thru and then drive straight thru or take I-285 around it. It's really not bad as long as you avoid the times 6-9AM and...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-23-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Hugmongous
Not sure what the point is or objective of the...

Not sure what the point is or objective of the original posting.



Sounds like a kid trying to brag about their hacking abilities? If they have physical possession of your device then you...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-21-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 793
Posted By Hugmongous
check your slide alignment. Not sure which slide...

check your slide alignment. Not sure which slide mechanism you have but you can adjust the horizontal and or vertical alignment to insure the slide properly closes and seals.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-16-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By Hugmongous
I have a 2016 F-150 and have searched hi and low...

I have a 2016 F-150 and have searched hi and low on the F-150 forums for a solution to no avail. I have the FOSCAN software to make mods to the F-150 system configs and that is also a no-go. There...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-10-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 23,991
Posted By Hugmongous
I'm pleased to report the phone w rubber band to...

I'm pleased to report the phone w rubber band to mobley and alarm set to repeat and on vibrate seems to be working.. It has now been on for 5 hours whereas before, it was timing out at 2 hours. This...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-10-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 23,991
Posted By Hugmongous
ok, so if movement keeps mobley from shutting...

ok, so if movement keeps mobley from shutting down, and someone on this thread earlier said they used a "phone vibrator" to keep mobley alive. It got me to thinking -- I have some old cell phones...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-10-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 23,991
Posted By Hugmongous
Has anyone considered an automated watch winder.....

Has anyone considered an automated watch winder.. just place the Mobley on the winder and set it to "wind" at less than 2 hour intervals? I see them available for app. $39.00 and I see where someone...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-09-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 23,991
Posted By Hugmongous
Ordered and received my Mobley. Plugged it in...

Ordered and received my Mobley. Plugged it in and could connect to the device, but no internet connectivity. Following advice on this forum, I want to the ATT store and suggested I had a...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-25-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 296,176
Posted By Hugmongous
Thanks for the info. I just called and got the...

Thanks for the info. I just called and got the Mobley and the $20 "unlimited" plan. The first agent I spoke to tried to transfer me.. I asked him to just search for the plan, he apparently found it...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 01-14-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By Hugmongous
I have FORSCAN.. have looked at all the settings...

I have FORSCAN.. have looked at all the settings and everyone on the forum has tried as well. So far no one has found a way to keep the the accessories powered for more than about 15 minutes. If...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 01-12-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By Hugmongous
Ford aux time out is a well documented "feature"...

Ford aux time out is a well documented "feature" over on the Ford forums. So far, no work around that I am aware of regarding extending the timeout, etc.. Lots of people for different reasons...
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