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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-29-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,091
Posted By gramps66
Techno rv They had suction cup mounts

Techno rv
They had suction cup mounts
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-02-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By gramps66
Had a new Coleman put in a couple years ago in my...

Had a new Coleman put in a couple years ago in my holiday rambler they forgot to hook up the hose for the drain
I drilled holes in the tray next to the sump so when it overflowed it went on the roof...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-19-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By gramps66
Branson Motor Coach

Branson Motor Coach
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-14-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By gramps66
There is a YouTube video from www.steel products...

There is a YouTube video from www.steel products ??
On replacement of gasket
Your metal teeth are probably rusted
I temporarily fixed my cargo door gasket with silicone sealant
Squirt in...
Forum: Just Conversation 04-13-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By gramps66
Sorry about your loss Sorry I cannot help you...

Sorry about your loss
Sorry I cannot help you either
but about 10 years ago before When i still have the SN B
changed insurance companies I was a carpenter I wanted my garage contents insured ...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-06-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,346
Posted By gramps66
There is a dealer by Daytona Beach Florida ...

There is a dealer by Daytona Beach Florida
That use to sell them
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-06-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By gramps66
I worked construction Had a decent truck...

I worked construction
Had a decent truck (leather seats)
Made a towel seat cover
Once a week took off through in wash machine and dryer
Reason was if I were to go out with nice clothes i still...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-07-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By gramps66
Depending on water pressure I hook cleanout hose...

Depending on water pressure I hook cleanout hose to tank flush connector (first I sprits bleach on hose connections and valves)
Close black tank and turn on water and time it for about 10 minutes...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-31-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By gramps66
Donít know the setup Does it back up to a wall...

Donít know the setup
Does it back up to a wall or window??
If window if possible open window get on ladder
Should be 4 screws
If wall can ya get a mirror back there
Support tv loosen screws...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 01-12-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,949
Posted By gramps66
Negative on registering in Illinois When I...

Negative on registering in Illinois
When I bought ours went to DMV
Guy there said didnít need to
Asked him to put it in writing
NO PROBLEM
Printed it out and had it notarized I keep...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-29-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,595
Posted By gramps66
I have had same problem in the past I put lock...

I have had same problem in the past
I put lock in plastic zip lock bag and lock
With just the shank out no water get in
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-15-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,862
Posted By gramps66
Did not realize when we bought ours but a curb...

Did not realize when we bought ours but a curb side dinette instead of a roadside dinette personally I would rather look at my patio then my neighbors patio
Not too many out there
DW wants a bath...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-05-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By gramps66
Hopper with sling Oct 29 it started ...

Hopper with sling
Oct 29 it started
Everything worked in Chicago, arrived in Arizona and could not get set up
On phone with DISH for an hour (unplug,plug back in and wait, went to diagnose page...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-04-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By gramps66
Testing Solo node

Have Dish with hopper and Joey
Winegard traveler rooftop satellite
Have to reset hopper to watch tv
Dish says itís the satilite antenna
Winegard says itís the solo node and or hopper receiver...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 892
Posted By gramps66
If ya can try spray furniture polish

If ya can try spray furniture polish
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-28-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By gramps66
A picture would help us

A picture would help us
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By gramps66
Check antifreeze level Had similar issues ...

Check antifreeze level
Had similar issues
Added a gallon
Fixed it
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-23-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 955
Posted By gramps66
We have an over the door code hooks

We have an over the door code hooks
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-19-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By gramps66
You tube it All kinds of installs

You tube it
All kinds of installs
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-17-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By gramps66
I had a similar problem brushes (3) of (4)...

I had a similar problem brushes (3) of (4) delaminated
Stuck in Galveston for 3 weeks
Liport said they never seen that problem before
Sent them pictures
They sent me new one for the coast of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By gramps66
Water supply check valves

Anyone put a check valve on fresh water supply
The campground we are staying at keeps loosing water pressure.
So in turn we have to use our onboard pump. And doing so it pumps back into the camps...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-21-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,956
Posted By gramps66
I have 3 10 ft plastic gutters cut in half Use...

I have 3 10 ft plastic gutters cut in half
Use 4 x 4 blocks for drainage and I cover the sewer hose (clam shell)so the dingbats at the park donít hit it with the Weedwhacker in create holes
Also to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-13-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,567
Posted By gramps66
Had a similar problem a few years ago. Took Ricky...

Had a similar problem a few years ago. Took Ricky in for service they could not figure it out all hoses were hot. Going through Utah. Had an extra gallon of aantifreeze put it in Wala instant heat.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-13-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,340
Posted By gramps66
Go to a home improvement store( Home Depot,...

Go to a home improvement store( Home Depot, lowes)
HVAC heating an air section they have all kinds of fittings
Or a heating and air contractor they can make any kind of fitting (funnel) to flex...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 12-05-2017, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,096
Posted By gramps66
About a year ago this came up someone suggested...

About a year ago this came up someone suggested taking it off and going to O'Reillys auto parts 1976 Buick Electra 225 front window motor
I have a carefree and I did the exact same thing $37
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 01-05-2017, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 844
Posted By gramps66
Had similar problem Took to dealer (big...

Had similar problem
Took to dealer (big mistake)
They couldn't get heat either replaced some valves (under warranty)
Still didn't work
I added 1 1/2 gallons of antifreeze
Guess what HEAT!!!!!!
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-27-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 686
Posted By gramps66
I have an 09 Holiday Rambler Endeavor The...

I have an 09 Holiday Rambler Endeavor
The alternater relay went bad
An would not charge house batteries
Replaced relay and whala
Charges now
( 6 volt Ford headlight relay)
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 12-26-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,011
Posted By gramps66
On our endeavor it is screw to genny frame up...

On our endeavor it is screw to genny frame up front
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-12-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,506
Posted By gramps66
First of every month exercise genny Weather...

First of every month exercise genny
Weather traveling or not
First of every month when extended stays exercise genny AND slides in and out AND jacks up and down
Also I move rig ( rolling tires )...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-29-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,448
Posted By gramps66
Took mine to a Petro truck stop $ 120 , 2 hours...

Took mine to a Petro truck stop
$ 120 , 2 hours 10 gallons red antifreeze Done including the front heater core
They did my oil change also (synthetic 10 gallons) oil filters and fuel filters (2)...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-07-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,825
Posted By gramps66
Yes I thought of the pickup thing But we have...

Yes I thought of the pickup thing
But we have 2 big Harley's
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-06-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,825
Posted By gramps66
Jeep wrangler On a tow dolly

I considered a trailer but then getting one custom-made so the front end is lower to put the bikes on a normal trailer deck height would be too much of an angle to get the bikes up
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-06-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,825
Posted By gramps66
Jeep wrangler On a tow dolly

It a 2009 holiday rambler endeavor
The tag on the hitch says 15,000 pound towing capacity
So basic tongue weight would be 1500 but if you balance it by putting the vehicle in the back tongue weight...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-06-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,825
Posted By gramps66
Jeep wrangler On a tow dolly

My wife and I have a class a motorhome and we tow a tandem tow dolly with motorcycles on it. With a 2014 Jeep Cherokee Limited front wheel drive. Considering a wrangler or Rubicon 4x4 why cannot you...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-22-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By gramps66
What DISH receivers

DW and I are full timers. We have Dish network. Presently we have 2 to 211 receivers with the optional external hard drives. Living room TV and bed room TV. There are some programs that we both like...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,421
Posted By gramps66
Try Bickley park in seminal Florida 2 miles...

Try Bickley park in seminal Florida

2 miles from Madeira Beach

Real friendly staff nice park atmosphere nice clubhouse nice pool
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-29-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,082
Posted By gramps66
Look at the ceiling and you will notice staples...

Look at the ceiling and you will notice staples holding it up. Cut small hole with razor knife. Enough to get your hand up in there to feel for wires you don't want to cut into. Average hole is...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-25-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By gramps66
Freezer fluctuates from 1į to 5įF so it is...

Freezer fluctuates from 1į to 5įF so it is getting cold enough to make ice. Making ice the old-fashioned way with trays 5-6 hours it takes to make a batch. DW wants the convenience push a button and...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-25-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By gramps66
If I flip-flop wires from drinking water supply...

If I flip-flop wires from drinking water supply to ice maker water supply valve works. A tech told me there are circuitries in the icemaker to activate water celliniod. I was also told to fill the...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-25-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By gramps66
Yes it does on plug but there is only maybe 3...

Yes it does on plug but there is only maybe 3 inches of harness come in through the back of the fridge ( freezer ) Not really a lot of room to fit my big hands back there to do any work on splicing
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-25-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By gramps66
Dometic NDA 1402 ice maker

Like the headliner says I have Dometic NDA 1402 side-by-side fridgerader. Ice maker does not make ice went to a couple appliance stores to get a new icemaker the body and everything matches except...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-10-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 989
Posted By gramps66
I had three brain boxes put in mine in less then...

I had three brain boxes put in mine in less then a year finally said screw it and go to Winegard traveler
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-10-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By gramps66
Depending on make and model two bolts unscrew...

Depending on make and model two bolts unscrew take the motor out there is a piece of round stock with slits at both ends the connect the motor to the pump
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 01-08-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,003
Posted By gramps66
116039116039. I found at ACE. Plastic and brass....

116039116039. I found at ACE. Plastic and brass. Have had for about 2 years. Works great. I like the BIG LEAVERS.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-05-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,459
Posted By gramps66
Need advice on DISH satellite antenna

Before going full time in Nov 14, DW contacted DISH for service and explained what we thought we wanted. We all ready had a 211z. She ask about a receiver with built in DVR (411 I think it was) they...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 02-04-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,639
Posted By gramps66
A lot of my dash stuff use sucton cups. I got...

A lot of my dash stuff use sucton cups. I got ahold of some plexy glass, cut to fit area of dash I wanted stuff to be accessable used existing screws to hold in place. Dont know how to post pics.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-15-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,007
Posted By gramps66
Engine is a 400 cummins. I mentioned to them...

Engine is a 400 cummins. I mentioned to them about a possible vacumn leak or a valve back by the engine. I even told them about thermostat and flapper door in dash. I bought coach used, picked it up...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-15-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,007
Posted By gramps66
Dash Heater NOT HEATING

We are having more issues. We have a 2009 H R Endevouer PDQ 41. Took the coach in for end of season work and have no dash heat or defrosters. Toes were frozen had a 3 hour ride to dealership. After...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-26-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,007
Posted By gramps66
leveling sequence

Both ways kindof make sence but why would HR say to level first and dealer says slides out first!!!! And what about the low voltage warning light, Must have engine running filling airbags and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-25-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,007
Posted By gramps66
Leveling sequence

Took our coach in (2009 HR Endevour) 2 weeks ago for some end of season maintenance work (19 items on punch list). We were told in Feb when we picked up coach to dump air then level, then put slides...
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