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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum Yesterday, 03:59 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By patrickemb
I will hopefully do these test tomorrow weather...

I will hopefully do these test tomorrow weather cooperating. I do have a clamp test meter. Would the solenoid that has been mentioned be located in the bay with the shore power cord. I have seen one...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-20-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
Was raining today so I wasn't able to visually...

Was raining today so I wasn't able to visually check battery voltage on the batteries. I was float charging and showed 13.5 volts and salesman switch showed same. I did have to take it to the tire...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By patrickemb
I agree. Would be better off getting a new...

I agree. Would be better off getting a new actuator. Had to replace one of mine last year. Couldn't replace the screws because it had sheared them off.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
I will check in the morning. Got put on grandpa...

I will check in the morning. Got put on grandpa duty this afternoon.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
Where is this located?

Where is this located?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
Thank you. It is float charging now. I do know...

Thank you. It is float charging now. I do know that the house batteries are agm and the engine batteries are regular acid ones.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
Thank you for the help. I will start checking...

Thank you for the help. I will start checking your suggestions. I did check the dash gauge for volts and the alternator was showing output of 14v or better. Could the inverter and charge button on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 476
Posted By patrickemb
Magnum EMS System?

What did I do or not do ? Came home from a long weekend yesterday, as soon as I got parked, leveled,etc. I turned the engine off. Immediately the AGS kicked in and the generator started. I plugged...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-19-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
There is about 1/8 inch or less gap between the...

There is about 1/8 inch or less gap between the foam board and the front grill. I can't take a picture of the inside with the grill attached. No bigger than the fan is on the back side of the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-18-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
Took the coach out this last Friday for a long...

Took the coach out this last Friday for a long weekend. Was pretty chilly and had the heater going all weekend. Seems like the bedroom was warmer. Don't have any scientific proof and maybe...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-12-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By patrickemb
My 08 madp has all led lights. The only issue I...

My 08 madp has all led lights. The only issue I have is they are not dimmable for those that are supposed to be. The coach came this way when I bought it almost 2 years ago. The plus side is they...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-10-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By patrickemb
Well I got around to changing the oil today. As...

Well I got around to changing the oil today. As for the little pump, not so good. Worked but would have taken 2 days to pump the oil out. [emoji23]. Did it the old fashioned way. Glad it was a warm...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-09-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,238
Posted By patrickemb
I had a muffler on mine and knocked it off...

I had a muffler on mine and knocked it off pulling out from under my carport, then I ran over it. Ordered a new one installed it, did the same thing a month later! 150.00 gone. Decided to do away...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-08-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
It only took about 45 minutes and I had this cut...

It only took about 45 minutes and I had this cut out, taped and installed. I'll see if there is any noticeable difference. 266265
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-07-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
On my front one I used insulboard with the...

On my front one I used insulboard with the reflective gray on the inside of the plenum. Might try to put one together tomorrow. I already have the materials so all I've lost is time if it doesn't...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-07-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
You might be correct. I had to rework the front...

You might be correct. I had to rework the front one in the dash. It had 3 tubes attached to the radiator and the majority of heat was keeping the dash very warm as well as the 2 trays above it and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-07-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
Pictures of the bedroom. 266101266102

Pictures of the bedroom. 266101266102
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-07-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By patrickemb
Heating question

I have noticed that there is a difference in the heat from my loop 1 and the heat in loop 2 especially in the bedroom. I have to set the thermostat several degrees higher in the bedroom (loop 2 ) to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-04-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By patrickemb
Got the new pump installed and all is well. Very...

Got the new pump installed and all is well. Very little fluid loss and with the new pump not having to be mounted saved some time. Was worried about the condition of the hoses, they were still in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-03-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Got the new topper fabric installed today. Still...

Got the new topper fabric installed today. Still having a issue with it staying in the middle cradle. Been looking online. Think I've lost a part of the cradle. Going to order a new one tomorrow.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-03-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By patrickemb
If the weather holds I will be installing new...

If the weather holds I will be installing new pump tomorrow.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-31-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By patrickemb
Sorry about your pump failure. I didn't know...

Sorry about your pump failure. I didn't know there was another pump available for the oasis other than ordering from ITR. Are you saying that the other brand is not reliable and won't last? I ordered...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By patrickemb
Already have 2 pair of these in my tool box. Just...

Already have 2 pair of these in my tool box. Just for special occasions. [emoji16]
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-28-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By patrickemb
Install oasis pump?

Has anyone installed a pump in the oasis system? Any tricks or tips you can give me? Had to order a new pump for loop 1. I have the directions for the install seems pretty straight forward and in a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By patrickemb
That's it thanks!

That's it thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By patrickemb
I plan to get what I can with the pump then go...

I plan to get what I can with the pump then go underneath and finish draining thru the pan plug.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By patrickemb
The middle filter?

What it the middle filter? I know what the left and right filter are, just can't remember what the center one is, CRS problems!
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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By patrickemb
Possible solution for Changing oil in my 08 MADP.

Been wanting to do my own oil change since I've had my coach (year and a half). The only concern was how to handle the 10 gallons of oil coming out the drain pan. Think I've found a solution. They...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-23-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
I ran the slide in and out a couple of more times...

I ran the slide in and out a couple of more times this evening. I got the same problem with the topper jumping up over the cradle that supports the middle of the topper tube. I did rewind the springs...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-23-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Repaired the other mounting bracket. Looks like...

Repaired the other mounting bracket. Looks like that corrected the problem. Couldn't get a good video being parked under the carport in the shade. Had to research a little to find out how many turns...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-21-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Dav, May be bent was the wrong word to use....

Dav,

May be bent was the wrong word to use. There is no actual dent, it's more like sagging. My guess is because the topper is so long. It has a support bracket in the middle for the tube to rest...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-21-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Got the bent corner straightened out of the slide...

Got the bent corner straightened out of the slide and reattached the mounting bracket. Ran the slide in and out. The roller tube is acting like it doesn't want to unroll. The roller tube is bending...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-20-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Going to start taking it apart in the morning....

Going to start taking it apart in the morning. Going to watch a few you tube videos 1st to get idea of what to look for and help repairing. My luck lately I'll be replacing the whole topper. I'll...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-20-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,075
Posted By patrickemb
Appreciate all the suggestions for a tow shield...

Appreciate all the suggestions for a tow shield of some type. One thing I've learned, yes the hard way, I'll never travel on chip and seal again! If there is any question about damage to my truck...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-17-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
They are bent at both ends. The one closest to...

They are bent at both ends. The one closest to the front is the one I took the pictures of. It's the worst one. How do I tell if there is a problem with the topper spring?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
I might have hit a tree limb but it's strange...

I might have hit a tree limb but it's strange that the other end is doing the same thing just not as bad. I have only camped at 1 or 2 rv parks that had trees close to the coach and I made sure I was...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Thanks. I'm terrible at taking pictures.

Thanks. I'm terrible at taking pictures.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Was wondering if I needed to beef up the bent...

Was wondering if I needed to beef up the bent portion of my slide with maybe a thin steel or aluminum angle iron. That way you would be using the roof of the slide as well as the wall to help prevent...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
I will.

I will.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
The drag that I think you are referring to is...

The drag that I think you are referring to is being caused by the slide. It's rubbing on the top edge of the slide wall.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Few more pictures...

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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Mine is bent to far inward. It's causing my...

Mine is bent to far inward. It's causing my topper to rub. The screws on the mounting brackets are trying to pull out. I'll go take a couple more pictures.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
I can take more pictures if I need to. Forgot to...

I can take more pictures if I need to. Forgot to mention that the other end is like this but not as badly bent.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,270
Posted By patrickemb
Slide topper, drivers side living room.

Was out inspecting my coach. Looked up and noticed a problem with my slide topper. The tension doesn't seem to be to tight and I haven't bumped into anything that I know of. Need suggestions on how...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-09-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By patrickemb
Great bunch of guys at ITR. Before I called them...

Great bunch of guys at ITR. Before I called them today I checked my filter up front and it was full of diesel. So I called to start troubleshooting the system. The first thing Brian had me do was...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-08-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By patrickemb
That link isn't going anywhere. I have that...

That link isn't going anywhere. I have that problem every time I click on a link in this forum. Can't figure out what I'm doing wrong.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-08-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By patrickemb
Annual oasis service.

Been one of those days. I got around to doing the year service on my oasis. Filled the filter with diesel screwed it on, then the rest of the service kit. Had air in the fuel lines and couldn't keep...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-06-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,075
Posted By patrickemb
Thank you, Hope so too. Losing my brother in law...

Thank you, Hope so too. Losing my brother in law last Friday from apperant massive heart attack made the other events seem small. He was only 59.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-05-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,075
Posted By patrickemb
If you don't believe my above post you really...

If you don't believe my above post you really won't believe the rest of that week leading up to that. The 20th was a Tuesday. On the 17th which was a Saturday my oldest was in a wreck that totaled...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-05-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,075
Posted By patrickemb
It was highway 412 west of Enid on the 2 lane...

It was highway 412 west of Enid on the 2 lane section that starts at Enid. Not exactly sure of mile markers. I have only traveled that highway twice. Once going to Colorado on July 15th and coming...
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