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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 10:38 PM
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Posted By FOLEYMECH
BlueFire for sale cheap

BlueFire for sale cheap
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 71,401
Posted By FOLEYMECH
I hate the unreliable blue tooth connection I...

I hate the unreliable blue tooth connection I like the direct wire of the silver leaf.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-20-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Another 2003 TV upgrade

From the old picture tubes to the new ones.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,465
Posted By FOLEYMECH
We have a Mountain Aire DP purchased new. We too...

We have a Mountain Aire DP purchased new. We too scheduled an appointment out of warranty to pay retail. Added a bunch of items as we traveled to the plant. That said they could not do the additional...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,147
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Another device that works really well is a...

Another device that works really well is a product called A-MAZE-N smoke. It uses the same pellets and burns for hours in your weber charcoal or wherever. It provides great incense at your site...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By FOLEYMECH
What brand system is it?

What brand system is it?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-21-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Brake light

how did you make out?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2017, 09:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,983
Posted By FOLEYMECH
OMG. Your the bomb. thanks!

OMG. Your the bomb. thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Think about the inverter on all the time. Wow....

Think about the inverter on all the time. Wow. better have some watts coming from the roof all the time.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-08-2017, 07:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,983
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Thanks. I can now use the devices and check for...

Thanks. I can now use the devices and check for current draw and relabel mine if they are correct. That DS looks like its in nice shape!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-04-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,983
Posted By FOLEYMECH
labels

Sorry here is photo
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-04-2017, 08:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,983
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Electric compartment labels

This is a photo of the lower front electrical compartment in our 2003 MADP. Ive seen some units have labels for these circuit breakers and disconnect. These are located right below the HWH jack...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-04-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Do you have a power driver window?

Do you have a power driver window?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-01-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,394
Posted By FOLEYMECH
A compression brake is an integral part of the...

A compression brake is an integral part of the motor. In the head. An engine brake is a metal FLAPPER in the exhaust. Your choice.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-01-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,394
Posted By FOLEYMECH
The dutch star has a different motor. It has a...

The dutch star has a different motor. It has a real compression brake. Two stage. The ventana has an engine brake. Look it up. Ask Michelle she knows. Its mostly all in the chassis. Put them both in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-01-2017, 06:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,394
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Dutch Star has an ISL with a real compression...

Dutch Star has an ISL with a real compression brake.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-24-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,308
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Just added the new batwing whole replacement top...

Just added the new batwing whole replacement top with the wingman on it. literally a 5 minute deal. Almost got the whole king conversion kit glad I didn't works great. My Rca dtv converter has a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-21-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,830
Posted By FOLEYMECH
water smell

Pull your water tank. when you see whats inside of it you won't want to put it back in.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-07-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,830
Posted By FOLEYMECH
water smell

Had the same problem. If the filter gets tainted at all bacteria can explode overnight. Make sure whenever hooking up water line the end of a hose or faucet is dipped into a cap of plain unscented...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-04-2016, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By FOLEYMECH
I have the original setup as I purchased this...

I have the original setup as I purchased this coach new. I have not been able to find any set up for the mounting that looks as good as the factory. Most I have seen for upgrading tvs has been...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-04-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Cable tv

We are at a park for the summer and the cable is not provided by park. Had to get another account with comcast and three new cable boxes and wifi router. Which we are not set up for with the factory...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-04-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By FOLEYMECH
batteries

Where did the starting batteries go? Pics?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-27-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Window leak

Its the window. The complete assembly needs to come out and a new drain pan fabricated. I just had it done at the factory. fortunately my unit is kept inside and in very little rain. They repaired...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-13-2016, 05:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,169
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Do you feed any of that solar power back when...

Do you feed any of that solar power back when hooked to shore power at home? Any grid tie?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-07-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Mice

Blower door test the garage the motorhome is kept and find the leaks, fix them. Keep them out of the storage building or garage. Everyone just lets them in. Change overhead door hinges to Greenhinge.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-07-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By FOLEYMECH
2003 roof

Have an 03 MADP that has been a garage queen since new I'm the original owner.. 35,000 miles. Going through coach from end to end. Left at factory for a month to have new diamond shield installed and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-19-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,550
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Also at show RV One raised the Newmar MSRP...

Also at show RV One raised the Newmar MSRP $5-6000.00 on the Dutch Star. We canceled our test ride. When asked by the Newmar Factory rep why? We told them, they acted shocked and said the dealer is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-18-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,550
Posted By FOLEYMECH
When did they eliminate the slide for the 8 kw?

When did they eliminate the slide for the 8 kw?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-18-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,550
Posted By FOLEYMECH
generator slide

Almost pulled the trigger on a Dutch Star at show. Pulled the hood release and asked salesperson how to slide generator out and she said they don't. When were the generator slides eliminated? Its not...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-20-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,099
Posted By FOLEYMECH
We had an estimate signed off to make our...

We had an estimate signed off to make our original appointment. When Andy came to get our camper we had another list for them to look at which grew. They said if we could leave it they probably could...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-19-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,099
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Try having an Rv dealer or camping world deal...

Try having an Rv dealer or camping world deal with it. $118 x 2 is cheap. Any contingencies they come across are easily dealt with. I went to the factory with an appointment for the first time. After...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-19-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,590
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Coach

I have one since new. Mine is like new kept inside 35,000 miles. Just had it at factory and they removed Diamond Shield and restored paint on front end, its beautiful!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-19-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,600
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Fast fill

I agree, we had a 2000 Discovery with a gravity fill and a 1" drain. Our 450' well at home pumps 25 gpm filled in minutes and a drain like that maintenance and cleaning is a snap. 1/2" fill and drain...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-05-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 4,123
Views: 1,123,010
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Left mine

Have an 03 MADP we purchased new. Repairing many items that have built up over the years. Had a week scheduled. But as the date approached we ended up with a long list. They said if we could leave it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-07-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
I like it too. It is a little brutal looking...

I like it too. It is a little brutal looking though. Just put 700 miles on her, went to Cape Cod for the first time, and did not tow rented a four door jeep from Enterprise. I need to get a tip...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Exhaust tip

69813
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Tip

Thanks for the link. I will call them tomorrow. Heres a photo of it. There she is Pre emissions!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
tip

Is your Newmar flap holding the exhaust system up?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Tip

I got the muffler from our Freightliner dealer and they wanted nothing to do with the tip or the 5" pipe I had to get that from Napa. They only provide parts that are Factory installed which is some...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Exhaust Tip

Anyone know where to get the 5" Chrome exhaust turn down for my 03 MADP. I just replaced my 90 degree muffler and tailpipe and need the new chrome turndown. I have the straight aluminized pipe...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,336
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Bird

The Bird is a nice system and explained very well in the " Tips" section so nicely maintained by the folks here with the factory papers scanned in to explain the operation.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 941
Posted By FOLEYMECH
owner

Have an 03 MADP in NJ have owned since new
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-31-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,862
Posted By FOLEYMECH
campfires

So is it good or bad to have a lot of fires? Over 10,000 posts?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2013, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Dash radio

I want to upgrade my electronics situation as well. I have an 03 MA with the same dash set up and the motorized panasonic radio. I want to replace that with something with todays connectivity. I do...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-31-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,862
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Smile diamond shield

And you only have one campfire under your name like me!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-31-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,862
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Diamond shield

I am about to embark in the removal process for my 2003 Mountain Aire. I think this stuff is put on to get through the paint warranty term. It does look good for some years. The areas where I have...
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 08-25-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,077
Posted By FOLEYMECH
How much was the new assembly. I think mine is...

How much was the new assembly. I think mine is broken
Forum: Duramax Engine Forum 08-13-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,269
Posted By FOLEYMECH
Duramax

Have three. All purchased new. An 01, an 06, a 12. All perfect still very low cost of ownership. The 01 cost 0$ for about 10 years. Other than oil, brakes at 85,000 miles, and tires every couple...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 558
Posted By FOLEYMECH
2003 MADP radio

Looking to upgrade my dash stereo from the Panasonic to a newer touchscreen, Bluetooth, etc etc. Pioneer has a new AVH-7500 motorized screen unit, Has anyone figured out a way to put a Double Din...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 683
Posted By FOLEYMECH
The lights in question are the turn signals. They...

The lights in question are the turn signals. They are colored. The clear lenses attached next to them appear to have no power to them so I believe they are just reflectors. Has anyone replaced these...
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