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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-13-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By Kliwks
Still don't know where B1-B2 are located. I was...

Still don't know where B1-B2 are located. I was able to measure AC from the generator at the transfer switch but only read 43 VAC at L1-N and L2-N. That doesn't seem right.

I was able to check...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-11-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By Kliwks
Onan Model No. 5.5HGJAB-1038C SN- D030492482

Onan
Model No. 5.5HGJAB-1038C
SN- D030492482
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-11-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By Kliwks
Yes. Both breakers are on. And I did cycle them...

Yes. Both breakers are on. And I did cycle them off and back on.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-11-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By Kliwks
Generator troubleshooting

I have a Onan marquis 5500 generator. It stopped generating A/C. It starts and stays running.The troubleshooting guides all say to check for ac voltage at B1-B2. I cannot find these test points....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-05-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By Kliwks
New water pump problems

I just installed a new water pump. The old one was getting loud. Well file this under "leave well enough alone". The new pump is just a loud as the old one. But it also surges when you turn on a...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-09-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By Kliwks
You are correct. I did not find the original...

You are correct. I did not find the original problem. There should not be anything else on the fridge circuit according to the manufacture, but that doesn't mean National wired it that way. I will...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-08-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By Kliwks
Issue is resolved. I ran a direct connection from...

Issue is resolved. I ran a direct connection from the battery to the fridge and voila. The fridge runs. I don't understand why the old wires were compromised because they ran the old fridge just fine.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-08-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By Kliwks
New Dometic Fridge - Dead - HELP

I just installed a new Dometic DM2862 2 way fridge I purchased from PLL motorhomes online. It won't do anything. No lights, nothing. I am plugged in and have 110 VAC. I have 12.2 VDC connected to the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-25-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By Kliwks
Fridge not cold on a/c or LP

Checked my fridge yesterday and it was warm. Had to throw out all of our food. Did some research and "You Tubing" and then went and looked for yellow stains and the photos show what I found. I...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-01-2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By Kliwks
Maybe I jumped the gun on this one. The elbow...

Maybe I jumped the gun on this one. The elbow fitting pushes into the pump and there is a little lever that locks it in. Once the pump was out I could see this. I am going to replace the O ring on...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-01-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By Kliwks
Water pump hose connection

My water pump is louder than usual. I investigated tonight and I see a small leak at one of the hose fittings. Every other hose connection in the water system seems to have either a male or female...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 08-08-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,337
Posted By Kliwks
Pretty slick there Dick. Nice job.

Pretty slick there Dick. Nice job.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 07-31-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,424
Posted By Kliwks
Update: Fuse not actually bad. He figured out...

Update: Fuse not actually bad. He figured out that with the door open, the stairs won't come in with the ignition on. Door has to be closed. The old stairs, that got ripped off when they did not come...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 07-31-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,424
Posted By Kliwks
Fuse location for Kwikee steps

A friend is troubleshooting step problem on his 2006 National Dolphin. He can not locate the ignition override fuse. This is the signal that makes the steps retract when you start your engine. Does...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-29-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,130
Posted By Kliwks
Thank you for that link to the troubleshooting...

Thank you for that link to the troubleshooting video. My friends steps did not retract and he ripped them off pulling our of his gate. He has ordered new steps but wanted to know how to troubleshoot...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 01-31-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,632
Posted By Kliwks
I also did business with RVcams.com because of...

I also did business with RVcams.com because of recommendations by this forum. I shipped them my monitor and it was bad. I could have re-used my old camera and had a black and white picture, but I...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-21-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks Coloradodude. I will definitely try that...

Thanks Coloradodude. I will definitely try that tip next year. Getting ready to put the MH away for the winter. I hope it works.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-14-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By Kliwks
A&E Awning bracket replacement question

Almost lost my patio awning (manual type) last weekend. Big gust of wind caught it at 2 AM because someone got lazy and didn't anchor is down. :bang head: All in all I think I was pretty lucky. The...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-12-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,090
Posted By Kliwks
Thank you. I will pass this on.

Thank you. I will pass this on.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-08-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks Scooter, but no washer hook ups. ...

Thanks Scooter, but no washer hook ups.
Akcontender, I do have one of those vents. Not sure of the name either.
I did pick up some grey water treatment yesterday. I'll give that a try, and plug the...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-07-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By Kliwks
I will try blocking the shower drain, but I don't...

I will try blocking the shower drain, but I don't remember the smell being strong in the shower. But I will try anything. Its gross.....
Do you guys use the same treatment for the black water tank...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-07-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By Kliwks
STINKY PROBLEM 2003 Seabreeze LX 8341

I have a stinky problem. When I am camping, I get no odors at all from my black tank. However, when I start driving, I get really bad black tank odors inside the motorhome. It doesn’t always happen,...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 10-01-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,090
Posted By Kliwks
I will post his final resolution. I believe he is...

I will post his final resolution. I believe he is looking into some local body shops that do custom work right now.
I will let you know Johnret.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 09-26-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,090
Posted By Kliwks
He has the old door although it's bent. He's...

He has the old door although it's bent. He's exploring options now. Body shop repair, or salvage yard door, or new replacement .
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 09-26-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,090
Posted By Kliwks
Replacement Cargo Door 06 Dolphin

My friend has an 06 Dolphin LX. He pulled out of his yard with a cargo door open and..... We'll you know what happened. It caught the fence and got ripped off. I'm trying to help him find a source...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-14-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks Scooter. I have thought about cutting away...

Thanks Scooter. I have thought about cutting away the cover slightly. I would be a lot more comfortable doing it if I could buy another cover, but I'm not sure where or if you can find one of those,...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-13-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Kliwks
My camera does fit in the under the existing rain...

My camera does fit in the under the existing rain cover, it just sits further up inside. One of the reasons I bought this system is because it came with a harness to adapt to my existing wiring and a...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-12-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By Kliwks
No pictures dntsdad?

No pictures dntsdad?
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-12-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Kliwks
Has anyone else dealt with this? BTW it's a 2003...

Has anyone else dealt with this? BTW it's a 2003 seabreeze 8341.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-12-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Kliwks
Thank Boomy. That's pretty painless and worth a...

Thank Boomy. That's pretty painless and worth a try.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-12-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Kliwks
Backup camera visibility problem

I purchased a replacement backup camera and monitor from RVcams.com (http://www.rvcams.com/p/VOM78-kit.html). They have a nice kit to replace the old voyager CRT B&W monitors. (mine crapped out)....
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 03-12-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By Kliwks
Bought mine from J. Freeman...

Bought mine from J. Freeman (http://www.jfreeman.com/skylights.html#bubbles) for my 2003 Seabreeze.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 03-12-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By Kliwks
When I was purchasing my 2003 Seabreeze, the...

When I was purchasing my 2003 Seabreeze, the owner noticed that the batteries were not charging. It was one of those 50 amp circuit breakers. It was reset, but eventually tripped again. Camping world...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 03-12-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,933
Posted By Kliwks
I wish he was in the North East. I am having...

I wish he was in the North East. I am having trouble finding anyone to repair foggy windows here, and I'm hearing the replacement cost is ridiculous. If the price is too high, I may live with it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-18-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,817
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks for all the replies. Keep them coming. I...

Thanks for all the replies. Keep them coming. I don't think I'm into a DIY project, and Dave Root is too far away for me. I will check with some local glass companies to see if anyone will repair my...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-14-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,817
Posted By Kliwks
Replacing double pane with single pane? Smart???

I have fogged front side windows on my 2003 National Seabreeze. I would like to replace them, but I am thinking of using single pane glass instead of double pane to avoid a problem down the road. Its...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 01-26-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By Kliwks
I like the selection and price from this guy....

I like the selection and price from this guy. Good customer service too. His business was mentioned in Motorhome magazine last year sometime.
Good luck.
http://www.cabinbright.com
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By Kliwks
Well thanks for all the replies. Yes, My gen...

Well thanks for all the replies. Yes, My gen exhaust is easily exposed by lifting the cover. I will probably use the 2 ceramic heater option to put a load on it. I haven't done this the past 2 years...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By Kliwks
How do you exercise a Genny when your MH is covered

Your supposed to run your genny every 30 days while in storage, with a load. If your MH is covered you can't run your A/C. Not sure how you get them to come on anyway when its 30 degrees out. How...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-30-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 756
Posted By Kliwks
Window awning fabric replacement

I have 2 Dometic Delux Plus window awnings that need the fabric replaced. I see many posts for the big awnings but nothing for the window awnings. Do the same companies make fabric for the window...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 07-06-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,567
Posted By Kliwks
Update. I got the old pin out. I used a bigger...

Update. I got the old pin out. I used a bigger punch (1/4) and rotated the shaft 180 degrees. The cell phone camera was a HUGE help to be able to see when things were lined up. I put a 1/4 inch bolt...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 07-05-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,567
Posted By Kliwks
Bedroom Slide Shear Pin Replacement

I know many of you have replaced the shear pin for the gear on the bedroom slide. I am having trouble getting the old pin out on my 2003 Seabreeze LX 3841. With the rail right on top of the gear you...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 07-01-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks for the replies. I will have another look...

Thanks for the replies. I will have another look around.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 06-30-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Kliwks
The low side was easy to find near the...

The low side was easy to find near the evaporator, but no high side in site.
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 06-29-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By Kliwks
A/C High side port? Workhorse W22

I hope this isn't a duplicate post. I do not see my last post anywhere, so here we go again. Does anyone know where the A/C high side port is on a 2003 Seabreeze 8341 Workhorse W22 chassis? Can't...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-21-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,053
Posted By Kliwks
Here is a link to my thread. There is a link to...

Here is a link to my thread. There is a link to an Ebay seller that has them.
Where Can I Find one of These please? - iRV2 Forums (http://goo.gl/uJGei1)
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-21-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,053
Posted By Kliwks
The light is made by Bargman. I was able to find...

The light is made by Bargman. I was able to find 2 last year and I don't remember who. Someone on irv2 tried to order 1 after me and they didn't have anymore. I may have gotten the last 2. I'm not...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 05-02-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By Kliwks
My 03 Seabreeze developed a leak right after I...

My 03 Seabreeze developed a leak right after I purchased it and stained my ceiling in the shower. I removed the old sealant and used Eternabond to re-seal. No more leaks. The following year I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-14-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,140
Posted By Kliwks
Thanks for the replies. I do think based on...

Thanks for the replies. I do think based on trying to pry them off with no success, and Loulong's reply that describes the crimp marks near the bottom, that they are the screw on type. onlakegaston,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-13-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,140
Posted By Kliwks
Mine look like 1 1/2". I don't have socket big...

Mine look like 1 1/2". I don't have socket big enough to fit them. The tool you can buy from camping world looks cheap. Better to invest in a socket. Plus, the cover seems so thin, it seems like you...
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