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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-15-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By lass
Newmar uses the Dometic Penguin II series A/C...

Newmar uses the Dometic Penguin II series A/C units and You can get the necessary part number information from the Dometic site. If you replace the A/C unit, make sure that you also order the Newmar...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-25-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 19,507
Posted By lass
Dave (DrDaveMA). Thanks for coming back to the...

Dave (DrDaveMA). Thanks for coming back to the thread and I hope that your luck continues. We donít know if or when a wobble will occur but we do know that approximately 40 forum members have...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-24-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 19,507
Posted By lass
New Plan - Jeep Grand Cherokee EPS Wobble

After trading my 6 month old Summit for the newer Wrangler JLUR, Iím left with one frustration.

Since FMCA was directly involved with my list of wobble owners and published and article relating...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-24-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 19,507
Posted By lass
FCA has not incorporated a fix for the Grand...

FCA has not incorporated a fix for the Grand Cherokee wobble. They have actually stopped looking into the issue.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-22-2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 19,507
Posted By lass
New Plan - Jeep Grand Cherokee EPS Wobble

Rob, I have a list of owners who experienced the wobble in the first week of towing and others where it didnít happen for 15000 miles. The most important thing to know is that if it does occur, you...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-18-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,927
Posted By lass
Redbaron73. On the road right now but will be...

Redbaron73. On the road right now but will be Sending you a PM on my ME RC charge rate
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-17-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By lass
Blue Ox Ascent vs. Roadmaster Nighthawk Tow Bars

I stopped at the Blue Ox factory this summer and for new good reason, I decided to replace my Aventa II LX with the newer Ascent model. Also had to buy the longer protective cover for the new unit. ...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 09-17-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 569
Posted By lass
The only part I can respond to is to take I10 to...

The only part I can respond to is to take I10 to US 19 south. You do have a few small towns but itís an easy drive without highway traffic. All depends on where in Tampa you want to go.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-15-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By lass
142rv. You should identify the model and year of...

142rv. You should identify the model and year of your Honda. Without that, your thread turned into a do it yourself thread for the Jeep Wrangler. If itís a CRV, I had one and itís definitely not...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-14-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,927
Posted By lass
Newmar Furniture issues

Just want to respond to the Newmar offer of 50% off. Went thru the same process with them and found that I could get better material by going with Flexsteel directly.

Havenít read the entire...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-10-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 511
Posted By lass
Need Recommendation For Small 4wd

Towed my JLU RUBICON for 6400 miles without any problems. Easy hook up, tracks straight and doesnít appear to be any unusual tire wear. Never thought that I would buy a Wrangler as a daily driver but...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 09-10-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By lass
I had to laugh at this one. Keep them coming.

I had to laugh at this one. Keep them coming.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-02-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Ray, yes I booked. I had to call them directly...

Ray, yes I booked. I had to call them directly and was told that they are implementing a new computer system, will take my name and requested dates but wonít confirm until some time in November. But...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-26-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
The recommendations that I received from Zion to...

The recommendations that I received from Zion to Bryce are:

Take 9 west to 15 north. East on 20 to 89 south. East on 12.

According to my Garmin, from Zion River Resort to Rubyís RV Park is 133...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-26-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 13,797
Posted By lass
Ray. Iím checking in at Portal on May 26 and...

Ray. Iím checking in at Portal on May 26 and leaving on the 31st. We may meet there.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-26-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Ray, I did Yellowstone this year - early June -...

Ray, I did Yellowstone this year - early June - and the crowds were not bad, but be prepared to do some serious hiking to see the attractions. The place is also huge and youíll be doing a lot of...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-26-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Finally completed my reservations and would like...

Finally completed my reservations and would like to thank everyone for their input.

Weíre starting in mid May 2020 and may add places as we see fit.

* 5 nights at the Grand Canyon Trailer...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-24-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By lass
Iíve been debating the stickers and decided that...

Iíve been debating the stickers and decided that if I pass thru for an overnight stop, I donít count it. If we do any form of touristy activity, the stickers go on.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-24-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 15,846
Posted By lass
Beware Jeep Wrangler Tow

Towed my JLUR for 6400 miles this summer and it was flawless except for 1 time when I did have a dead battery. Following the recommended sequence, the final step is to be in the off position but with...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-18-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,122
Posted By lass
Jeep discount program

Going from memory, my employee deal on the JLUR came to 10% off MSRP.

Donít know what FCOC is.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-15-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Utah Big 5 in 2020

Appreciate all the input but want to clarify the amount of time at each location. After doing a 6400 mile trip this summer, and being busy every day by driving, hiking, site seeing, I decided that...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 595
Posted By lass
Upholstery falling apart despite gentle use

Had the same situation with my 5 year old Ventana and called Newmar about the problem and they offered a 50% discount off of their retail price. Well, after some more research, it turned out that I...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-13-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Utah Big 5 in 2020

Well, I thought that I had the trip planned out but with all of these great suggestions Iíll have to spend some more time with the maps to coordinate activities. I scheduled extra time at each...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-10-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By lass
Cal Demco and ask for Brian. Heíll walk you thru...

Cal Demco and ask for Brian. Heíll walk you thru it.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-03-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Utah Big 5 in 2020

Ray, I have already started making reservations for my May 2020 trip and feel comfortable when I know that I have a spot to park.

Starting at the Grand Canyon, I reserved 5 nights at Trailer...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-01-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 896
Posted By lass
A few years ago We bought a Dyson cordless for...

A few years ago We bought a Dyson cordless for the house and carry it with in the RV.

Got the last year model and an additional 20% off at Bed Bath and Beyond. Ended up about 1/2 off the original...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-01-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,311
Posted By lass
I was wondering the same thing when I started...

I was wondering the same thing when I started towing and since the owners manual didnít address it, I decided to call BMW and ask. They are not towable. From there, l looked into the Remco and they...
Forum: Vendor Spotlight (Deals, Announcements & More) 07-31-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 752
Posted By lass
The photo shows the old style configuration for...

The photo shows the old style configuration for the flow thru sensor. Is that what you get or do you get the newer redesign?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-30-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By lass
I bought 2 replacement TST flow thru sensors and...

I bought 2 replacement TST flow thru sensors and they are a big improvement over the previous configuration. Just a word of caution if using them on the inner wheel valve extension. The new style...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-29-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By lass
Have you tried calling the company direct. From...

Have you tried calling the company direct. From goggle search their number is 1 800 336 2011. Worth a try.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-29-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,352
Posted By lass
Water Pressure Regulator Location

Mounted my Watts pretty much the same. Since I donít have the hose reel, from the coach connection, I use a 90 degree Camco adapter, connected the Watts to that and have a 3í section of hose rated at...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-29-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Rubyís is the part that Iím trying to wrap my...

Rubyís is the part that Iím trying to wrap my head around and staring at maps for too long. Actually looking at 5-6 nights for Bryce and taking some back roads to Kodachrome. Not sure if Iím seeing...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-29-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Thanks. We have been looking at this and would...

Thanks. We have been looking at this and would like to find a central location with hookups.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-29-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 801
Posted By lass
Class A Insurance

6 years ago I started out with GMAC insurance which was bought out by National General a few years ago and in that time, my rates have increased about 30%, but since I donít use the RV full time...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-29-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By lass
West Glacier to West Yellowstone

I did this run in the reverse order last month from Grizzly in West Yellowstone to West Glacier KOA and it was an 8 hour drive for me. My Garmin would have you taking 93 south to I90. At Bozeman, you...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-29-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Not familiar with the area around Meteor Crater....

Not familiar with the area around Meteor Crater. Is there a good place with hookups and how about a nice central location for the Arches and Moab.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-29-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Thanks for the info. I have the life time senior...

Thanks for the info. I have the life time senior pass and have been using google maps. The scenicbyway12 has a lot of interesting things to look at and haven using it for my research.

Right now,...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-28-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,965
Posted By lass
Utah Big 5 in 2020

Have been reading a lot of the travel info posts and will be using a some of the suggestions from forum members but still need some more details on things to do. I will also plan some down time at...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-23-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 752
Posted By lass
Need help for Utah

Thanks for the response. Completed a 6500 mile trip this year and scheduled everything way to tight so going forward, Iím going to slow down and do some down time.

The trip is for spring of 2020...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-22-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 752
Posted By lass
Need help for Utah

Is there a route from Bryce Canyon to the Grand Staircase-Escalante and is it worth the ride? The picture on the wed sites look awesome.

Weíll be doing the big 5 and want to add some other areas...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-18-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 449
Posted By lass
I have the factory tow harness in my 2018 and...

I have the factory tow harness in my 2018 and also use the CoolTech harness for towing but have never tried to connect both systems at the same time. My first thought is that both systems are working...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By lass
You donít say which model year coach so I would...

You donít say which model year coach so I would recommend that you go to the Newmar website and download the specifications to compare the 2 units. When I looked at those 2 models, the Ventana had...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 788
Posted By lass
Following the thread. Iím on a 6000 mile trip and...

Following the thread. Iím on a 6000 mile trip and started noticing the odor while driving. Filled all the traps with water but still getting the occasional odor.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-27-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By lass
New 2019 Jeep JL with LED Tail Lights

The Mopar harness is PN 82215382 and is pricey. Before its release, I installed the CoolTech harness which requires splicing into 4 wires that are located PS door.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-27-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 655
Posted By lass
Your 1 or 2 in. is less than the +/- 3 ď limit....

Your 1 or 2 in. is less than the +/- 3 ď limit. Youíll be fine with the angle.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-26-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,041
Posted By lass
I did the I90 to 93 route this week and the roads...

I did the I90 to 93 route this week and the roads are in great condition. Averaged 60 mph on 93 to West Glacier KOA.

Going to the Sun Road opened on Sunday.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-25-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By lass
I replaced about 150 of those screws which were...

I replaced about 150 of those screws which were starting to show signs of rust from the A/C condensation. Than I covered all of them with Dicor sealant.

If the dealer is willing, have all of the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-25-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By lass
Towing a 2019 Jeep Rubicon

Yes the transfer case will be hard to shift when new but will get easier the more you use it.

Iím on a western trip right now and have towed my JLU Rubicon for 3500 miles without a problem. If it...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-19-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 35,674
Posted By lass
I spoke to John Johnston (FMCA) a few weeks ago...

I spoke to John Johnston (FMCA) a few weeks ago and according to his contact at FCA, the GC wobble problem has been reviewed by Jeep and they are no longer trying to find a solution. I tend to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-12-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By lass
I programmed mine at the kitchen table. Much...

I programmed mine at the kitchen table. Much easier to be sitting rather than going through the motions kneeling at each tire. Just make sure that you have them identified correctly.
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