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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-26-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,473
Posted By clydekilgore
Thank you all, I think I have enough to go on. ...

Thank you all, I think I have enough to go on. Having some ideas of what to do will help me.
Yes, I'm sure it is more than just stuck in the closed position. I've had that happen on some of the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-26-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,473
Posted By clydekilgore
Removing Kitchen Drawer so I can fix catch

The plastic catch that keeps the top Kitchen Drawer shut has broken and I have a replacement (thank you Newmar Parts). I'd like to remove the drawer itself to give me a little bit more room to screw...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 02-12-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,184
Posted By clydekilgore
Thanks as well, going to be on HWY 12 from Bryce...

Thanks as well, going to be on HWY 12 from Bryce to Capital Reef in May and was wondering about the road. IRV2 delivers again.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,177
Posted By clydekilgore
Well, I finally got it off (takes a 32mm socket...

Well, I finally got it off (takes a 32mm socket .. which I did not have). Was "just" sticking, so I soaked it in a lubricant while mashing the button and digging out the catch. Did this a couple...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,177
Posted By clydekilgore
2016 Dutch Star - Broken engine cover latch

It seems like the dohickey that goes from the plastic latch down to
hold onto the metal receiver has broken. Need to examine it in the
light.
Anyone else have this problem?
Any solutions. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,569
Posted By clydekilgore
We had the same experience with Tom Lindstrom,...

We had the same experience with Tom Lindstrom, only we "acquired" the Dutch Star just inside the Arizona border. We registered the MH and paid sales tax in Arizona. Great experience working with...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-07-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 991
Posted By clydekilgore
After two trip, the DW decided it was worthless. ...

After two trip, the DW decided it was worthless. Removed it. Really easy, just one hex bolt to remove. It now sits nicely on a shelf in the Garage.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By clydekilgore
Thanks, I've looked at all of Quick Tips #3 as...

Thanks, I've looked at all of Quick Tips #3 as well as #1 and 2. I could not find that my question was addressed. There was some nice detail about a previous system the provided much the same...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By clydekilgore
The inverter is on, so when the elect goes out,...

The inverter is on, so when the elect goes out, the refrig continues to operate so it should not place any additional surge on the system. AFAIK, everything else is off.

This does not address my...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By clydekilgore
I have found a complication, that is bothering...

I have found a complication, that is bothering me. It concerns the "Power Control System - Central Monitor Panel"

When I am plugged into 50 Amps, it recognizes it, However whenever I am plugged...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-07-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By clydekilgore
I, too, would wish for a "Light Bar for Dummies"...

I, too, would wish for a "Light Bar for Dummies" manual. I did manage to set the date, and to learn that you could set the default first 3 lines, but didn't give that much of a try. Maybe this trip...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-24-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By clydekilgore
This happens on the 3 AC units on my house as...

This happens on the 3 AC units on my house as well. And I have never thought to call Trane, or to even wonder about it.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-17-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 76,295
Posted By clydekilgore
Super looking coach, congratulations! Welcome to...

Super looking coach, congratulations! Welcome to the Newmar club.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-17-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,515
Posted By clydekilgore
oops, I was non-responsive.

oops, I was non-responsive.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,515
Posted By clydekilgore
I'm mostly concerned about comfort. We do a lot...

I'm mostly concerned about comfort. We do a lot of summer traveling in the SW, and with only 2 15K units on a 40' coach, I'm concerned that they will not keep up. Magna Shade will keep quite a bit...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,915
Posted By clydekilgore
I saw that too! Didn't last long. Wonder when...

I saw that too! Didn't last long. Wonder when we will see it on the road?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
I think that is correct. I'd also read the...

I think that is correct.
I'd also read the manual, if you don't have one, it is on magna energy's website. I got mine there and just reading the menu maps gives you an idea of what can be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,515
Posted By clydekilgore
I ordered the Magna Shade as well for the same...

I ordered the Magna Shade as well for the same reason. Will be nice to stand on the ground and let the shade attach itself to the window. Have not sprung for the side windows (yet).
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,515
Posted By clydekilgore
This stuff has lots of use, I have a roll in my...

This stuff has lots of use, I have a roll in my garage.
The widest I've found is 48". Basically inexpensive too.

Reflectix 48 in. x 25 ft. Double Reflective Insulation-BP48025 - The Home Depot...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Thank you all for your help!!

:):):):):)
You have all been helpful.
I now have the MH charging and the Refrigerator is cooling.

PDR John -- Thanks especially for the pictures.
Newmarpusher -- Thanks for pointing out the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Thank you, I'll do that tomorrow.

Thank you, I'll do that tomorrow.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
I'm not sure I understand, How can I set the...

I'm not sure I understand, How can I set the shore power to 5 amps? Although I want to run the refrigerator, I have no desire to use the microwave or other high draw appliances (or AC) while...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Let me know what you find out. I'm going over to...

Let me know what you find out. I'm going over to the garage tomorrow to give this a try. It makes sense to me that it should, just didn't know or even think that it could be controlled like that. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Thank you, I found the manual online and see...

Thank you,
I found the manual online and see what needs to be changed. I'm sure the manual was in the suitcase and I have filed all that stuff in the MH. I'm trying to duplicate everything online...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Thank you, I will try your suggestion as well.

Thank you, I will try your suggestion as well.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
How do I reduce the charge rate? That sounds...

How do I reduce the charge rate? That sounds like what I need to do.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By clydekilgore
Yet Another Battery Charging Question

I think I have read all (almost?) of the threads on Batteries and Charging them.

However, I still do not know clearly what to do. Here are the facts I am facing.

1) New DS4018 All Electric...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-09-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
I'm glad it worked. I sent the pdf on to my...

I'm glad it worked. I sent the pdf on to my dealer as well as he didn't know how to set it either.

I get to try it tomorrow, my DS doesn't live with us. Must drive about 18 miles, but I seem to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-09-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
Instructions to change clock - From Girard

I contacted Girard and they send me the instructions as well.

Here they are.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-07-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
007, No, the clock seems to be integral to the...

007,
No, the clock seems to be integral to the switches. I don't know why it has a clock on it, but it does, and it displays in 24-hour mode.
All the switches work (that are supposed to work). ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-07-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
The dealer (Tom Lindstrom) has said he will look...

The dealer (Tom Lindstrom) has said he will look into it. I also found (but have not yet looked at) a DVD amongst some "stuff" that didn't make it to the suitcase. I'll look at it tonight. and I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-07-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,952
Posted By clydekilgore
Congratulations! That's a nice coach. Enjoy...

Congratulations! That's a nice coach. Enjoy every moment in it.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-06-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
At least I know I'm not alone. DW keeps looking...

At least I know I'm not alone. DW keeps looking at it for the time. And it is not close.
I spent this morning setting the other 3 clocks in the coach, in each case, the manual helped. Must be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-06-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
1) The literature for the 2015 Dutch Star says it...

1) The literature for the 2015 Dutch Star says it is a Girard G2000 Awning.
2) The logo on the control is Girard's.
I kinda think it is a Girard.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-06-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,313
Posted By clydekilgore
Girard Awning Control Help wanted

Anyone know how to set the time, or find a manual for this control?
I searched the big box and could not find anything. On the Girard website, the interior controls look way different. I could not...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-05-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,558
Posted By clydekilgore
Great Plates! I'm going with the simple DS 4018...

Great Plates!
I'm going with the simple DS 4018 which is still available in AZ.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-05-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 76,295
Posted By clydekilgore
Thanks, Two trips planned. In mid-June we...

Thanks,

Two trips planned. In mid-June we will go North from here to Munds Park, AZ for a couple of days to see friends and play golf, then west on IH40 to Seligman, pick up old 66 to Kingman. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-05-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 76,295
Posted By clydekilgore
Just back from Tom Lindstroms with our new 2015...

Just back from Tom Lindstroms with our new 2015 DS 4018
We had a great time and got to know our mh. Thanks to Scott for a driving lesson.

By the way Tom has a new 2016 DS 4018 just sitting on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-01-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
Might be. I am often leery of such forms for...

Might be. I am often leery of such forms for small websites.
I "think" my first contact with Tom was via this form, but that was back around the first of March.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-01-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
This would be unusual. I'd shoot him an email. ...

This would be unusual. I'd shoot him an email.

Here is his direct email.
tomlindstromrv@gmail.com
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 76,295
Posted By clydekilgore
I have my camera and laptop packed.

I have my camera and laptop packed.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 76,295
Posted By clydekilgore
I'm sure it won't be me, we are picking up or new...

I'm sure it won't be me, we are picking up or new 2015 DS 4018 from Tom Lindstrom on this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

I first contacted Tom on March 3rd with a build sheet I had prepared...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
I'm sure supply/demand still works. Yesterday's...

I'm sure supply/demand still works. Yesterday's price may not be today's price. It may be lower or higher.

I was very surprised at the price Tom quoted me. I can say it was at the high end of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
Call him and ask.

Call him and ask.
Forum: Just Conversation 05-29-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,200
Posted By clydekilgore
Or, first change the 10/14 to 5/7 Then the...

Or, first change the 10/14 to 5/7

Then the subtractions go easier 9 from 14 is 5 and then 3/7 from 5/7 gives your the 2/7. The result is the same 5 and 2/7.

But why or why would you ever...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-28-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
Thanks, I look forward to seeing the 2016 as...

Thanks,
I look forward to seeing the 2016 as well. But won't spend much time there. I'm guessing my time will be filled with learning.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-28-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,747
Posted By clydekilgore
I just got an email from Tom Lindstrom. Our new...

I just got an email from Tom Lindstrom. Our new 2015 DS 4018 is now on his lot. We plan to be in Moorpark this coming Tuesday to learn about it, and take it home with us. We are from Carefree, AZ....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-28-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 825
Posted By clydekilgore
Doc, Check out Tom Lindstrom in Moorpark,...

Doc,

Check out Tom Lindstrom in Moorpark, CA. He sells a lot of Newmar coaches and I have not heard any complaints from his customers (of which I am one).

Tom Lindstrom RV Inc. - CA RV Dealer...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-27-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,760
Posted By clydekilgore
Bobby, Also take a look at the ViAir unit...

Bobby,

Also take a look at the ViAir unit made for RVs.

You can see it in action on the RVGeeks website.

You searched for Viair - TheRVgeeks (http://thervgeeks.com/?s=Viair)

VIAIR...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-27-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,474
Posted By clydekilgore
Patriot, Since you are interested in the 4311,...

Patriot,
Since you are interested in the 4311, I'm guessing you have or anticipate the need for wheelchair access. I'd think, in that case, it would be difficult to find either a used or an "on the...
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