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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum Yesterday, 01:12 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Captjake1
2008 is, indeed Roadmaster.

2008 is, indeed Roadmaster.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum Yesterday, 09:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 427
Posted By Captjake1
I didn't have a horrible wander, so the...

I didn't have a horrible wander, so the improvements I noticed we're minimal.
I still think it was worth doing the front.

Also, adjust the steering gear. That had a lot of slop in it.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum Yesterday, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 427
Posted By Captjake1
Nope. Only 1 would fit, no matter how we tried. ...

Nope. Only 1 would fit, no matter how we tried.
I did Watts front 1 cross bar rear.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-18-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 427
Posted By Captjake1
We installed a single cross bar in the rear. 2...

We installed a single cross bar in the rear. 2 would not fit, they hit each other.
Mike did some grinding on the front. But I think he has since modified the bracket to clear.
I sent you a message
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-15-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 246
Posted By Captjake1
I have yet to have that issue

I have yet to have that issue
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-14-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 103
Posted By Captjake1
Lol.... don't worry.... at least 1 stripped out...

Lol.... don't worry.... at least 1 stripped out now. 🤣
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-14-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 103
Posted By Captjake1
Crawl into the Aft storage Bay and look towards...

Crawl into the Aft storage Bay and look towards the rear. There is a panel that is held in place with four screws. Remove the four screws and the filter is laying inside sideways on the bottom of wet...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-13-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 971,617
Posted By Captjake1
That was a bit of a challenge. on the road side I...

That was a bit of a challenge. on the road side I pulled it from where the refrigerator had 12 volt power, since I have a Samsung in there now. The curbside I found some unused 12 volt wires down...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-13-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By Captjake1
That's what tried 2 weeks ago. The cover popped...

That's what tried 2 weeks ago. The cover popped loose, turns out ours has. Spring loaded attachment. I grabbed the end of the shaft with pliers and twisted as wife pressed switch. It started, then...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-13-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 971,617
Posted By Captjake1
It is subtle, but a little bit yes. Mostly in the...

It is subtle, but a little bit yes. Mostly in the heat. I can open those cabinets and they will be slightly cooler. I did all cabinets that communicate to the outside.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-12-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 971,617
Posted By Captjake1
Self-adhesive LED strip from Amazon. Cut it to...

Self-adhesive LED strip from Amazon. Cut it to length
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-12-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 218
Posted By Captjake1
Our 2008 Beaver Contessa has a stacked set,...

Our 2008 Beaver Contessa has a stacked set, meaning separate units. The dryer is attached with screws, the washer just sits in there. Doesn't move....it's heavy!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-11-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 971,617
Posted By Captjake1
Over the past two days I've taken advantage of...

Over the past two days I've taken advantage of the cold weather to install LED lighting inside of the upper cabinets. Operated with magnetic Reed switches so the lights turn on when you open and...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By Captjake1
That's a great idea. Have a link?

That's a great idea. Have a link?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By Captjake1
Somewhere in the forum, a person outlined bending...

Somewhere in the forum, a person outlined bending the spring. Looked efficient.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-28-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 201
Posted By Captjake1
Our is in the same place

Our is in the same place
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-27-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 201
Posted By Captjake1
Dumb question here. Are your chassis battery is...

Dumb question here. Are your chassis battery is charged? my keypad quit working and I tracked it down. last thing I checked were the batteries which were Dead. :(
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-26-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Captjake1
Ours does not have a seal across the bottom either

Ours does not have a seal across the bottom either
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-21-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 34,113
Posted By Captjake1
Looks like good time!

Looks like good time!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-20-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,033
Posted By Captjake1
My cameras are Voyager. The fisheye effect is too...

My cameras are Voyager. The fisheye effect is too great.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-20-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,033
Posted By Captjake1
..."That said when I turn my turn signal the...

..."That said when I turn my turn signal the selected side camera comes on and on my monitor I can see crystal clear even if a mouse under my drivers window or pass door and for a mile down the road...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-19-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By Captjake1
On our 2008 Contessa they ran the solar wiring...

On our 2008 Contessa they ran the solar wiring through there. Across the roof, down through rear cap, and then back into coach.
It's a significant run, about 5 feet, not sure how they lined...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-16-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,033
Posted By Captjake1
That don't know. I know there are several...

That don't know. I know there are several variations on the Alladin system.
My screen in the dash handled the engine information as well as cameras. I went so far as to install a dedicated 7" screen...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-16-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,033
Posted By Captjake1
I found the signal wires from my side cameras. I...

I found the signal wires from my side cameras. I installed a single pole double throw switch to turn them on or off, though I leave them off.
This leaves the rear camera on all of the time.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-13-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By Captjake1
Remove them directly from the Webasto burner once...

Remove them directly from the Webasto burner once you pull it out a bit.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-08-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By Captjake1
And yet mine has give. I have had it checked 3...

And yet mine has give. I have had it checked 3 times and was told all 3 times it happens on some Monaco coaches.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-08-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,091
Posted By Captjake1
The big boy is located in the rear run bay, curb...

The big boy is located in the rear run bay, curb side. If the chassis batteries only discharge when running the inverter (I am making that assumption) I would look at the inverter. Measure the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-07-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,091
Posted By Captjake1
I looked back through my old thread 'Beaver...

I looked back through my old thread 'Beaver Contessa Improvements' but my photos no longer show.
2x2 square HD steel tube with ubolts to the trailer hitch. The welded a tray of angle iron to bolt to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-07-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,091
Posted By Captjake1
On our Beaver, I copied Kketterling in adding a...

On our Beaver, I copied Kketterling in adding a battery rack in the engine compartment for the chassis Batts. This allowed me to double the house Batts.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-05-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 707
Posted By Captjake1
Yeah! It took me a while to figure that one out!

Yeah! It took me a while to figure that one out!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-04-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Captjake1
The other model was Shoreline. That is the one we...

The other model was Shoreline. That is the one we have at least.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-04-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Captjake1
1/2" I was able to put on 30' but I think I could...

1/2" I was able to put on 30' but I think I could have out 35' on it. After doing it twice, not finding a hose without that wonderful taste, 8 with with the custom hose from water filter store dot...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-04-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 707
Posted By Captjake1
Take a sharp edge, like a knife and pry at the...

Take a sharp edge, like a knife and pry at the little rib in the middle. It is very hard to see, but that is the seam between the outer trim rind and the insert
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-02-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Captjake1
Glad you got it? I had one that looked fine also....

Glad you got it? I had one that looked fine also. Learned to never trust looking at them. [emoji16]
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Captjake1
Inside a door in the bathroom (on mine)

Inside a door in the bathroom (on mine)
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Captjake1
Forum says I don't have permission to post...

Forum says I don't have permission to post pics?230753
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By Captjake1
Check the individual multiplex 10 amp fuse?

Check the individual multiplex 10 amp fuse?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By Captjake1
Uh...yes...it was tight, and I have done more...

Uh...yes...it was tight, and I have done more parts, but got done in about 2 hours.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By Captjake1
That's great! Interesting, all of those fittings...

That's great! Interesting, all of those fittings in mine enter from the back (450). I just replaced the tempering valve 2 days ago.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-01-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 672
Posted By Captjake1
My wife just baked a cake last night in our Sharp...

My wife just baked a cake last night in our Sharp convection microwave. Turned out perfect.
I know that never would have happened in any of our previous rigs with a 'conventional' propane oven. The...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-30-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,714
Posted By Captjake1
Very nice!!!

Very nice!!!
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-30-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By Captjake1
Well, I installed all 3 igniters and wiring....

Well, I installed all 3 igniters and wiring. Decided to add an electric piezo ingniter (like a BBQ). No more twisting the knob. Easier in some regards. Still have an issue with one burner being...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-30-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 672
Posted By Captjake1
My wife uses our convection microwave as an oven...

My wife uses our convection microwave as an oven all the time. Works fine. She has baked in it also.
That said, she now has one of those higher end sure fryer ovens that she uses a lot.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-27-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,102
Posted By Captjake1
...and that is exactly how I did it also. We are...

...and that is exactly how I did it also. We are full-time.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-27-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,102
Posted By Captjake1
Be aware that those batteries are only warrantied...

Be aware that those batteries are only warrantied by Costco....not Interstate.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-25-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 592
Posted By Captjake1
Agreed.

Agreed.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-24-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By Captjake1
Aha! You find a different breakdown than I did....

Aha! You find a different breakdown than I did. 54800 looks like it!
That Google doc comes back as too large to preview?
Doesn'tnt matter. With your help, I have them coming.
Suburban has s...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-24-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By Captjake1
Atwood cooktop burners?

Ok, I've searched and can't locate replacement burners for our Atwood RA series propane cooktop.
Namely, I need the spark ignitors, but they appear to be one piece.
I come up with a pn of 57276 and...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-24-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,097
Posted By Captjake1
I used a double hitch to haul our bikes for a...

I used a double hitch to haul our bikes for a while. Check out Genyhitch. Their product is tough and with the multiple steps, you can put the bikes as high as you want (to clear your toad).
Check...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-22-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 217
Posted By Captjake1
I bought a fiberglass wrap from Amazon for our...

I bought a fiberglass wrap from Amazon for our exhaust. Search 'exhaust wrap'.
Our aquahot doesn't have a wrap, Interesting..
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