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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum Yesterday, 12:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By dp7
I found that bringing the slide rollers to the...

I found that bringing the slide rollers to the top of the ramp & them sliding the mat against the roller worked the best. Sometimes none of the mats slide when using this approach. All other methods...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-15-2019, 01:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 571
Posted By dp7
It is usually located behind the black plastic...

It is usually located behind the black plastic panel in the power cord bay.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2019, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 571
Posted By dp7
How were you able to determine that the chassis...

How were you able to determine that the chassis battery was the cause of the auto gen starts?

The AGS also has a temp trigger. Perhaps the Oasis was set on electric & each time the thermostat...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-11-2019, 12:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By dp7
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-11-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,206
Posted By dp7
If I remember correctly, non-commercial RVs are...

If I remember correctly, non-commercial RVs are exempt from the .26 tax rate regardless of weight & number of axles. Information should be on the pump label.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-10-2019, 12:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By dp7
Thanks Twinboat. I will check, but I am thinking...

Thanks Twinboat. I will check, but I am thinking that my BIM is the 225A version since I have a 240A alternator. Where did you find the 100A bi-directional charge spec?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-10-2019, 12:12 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,570
Posted By dp7
Only lock mine when overnighting at a Walmart....

Only lock mine when overnighting at a Walmart. Just takes one panhandler that felt that they were not treated fairly to ruin your day!

This is the same reason I added an engine compartment lock on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-09-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By dp7
Switch sizing

As part of the planning process for adding a BMK & ARC, I was going to add a cutoff switch also. According to the Magnum manual, my MS2012 inverter has a max continuous current draw of 267A. So a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-09-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,206
Posted By dp7
I use the Pilot truck lanes for their easy...

I use the Pilot truck lanes for their easy access. In Arizona there is a truck tax that is automatically included in the pump price at the truck lanes. This is not the case at the auto pumps. After...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-05-2019, 01:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By dp7
Thanks! I would have never have guessed that...

Thanks! I would have never have guessed that function.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-04-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
Thank you to all that responded. It does appear...

Thank you to all that responded. It does appear that many have installed the BMK, ARC & AGS with the PCS without issue. It is a mystery why Magnum is still stating they are incompatible.

Below is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By dp7
What does this module do?

While planning a BMK installation, I found this in the house battery bay. Looks like some kind of a relay. What is it for?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,758
Posted By dp7
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
Thank you for reviewing the diagram and...

Thank you for reviewing the diagram and commenting.

I first considered a double pole switch. The concern is Magnum's caution about making sure that the positive connection is removed before the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By dp7
You might also try the stud configuration as...

You might also try the stud configuration as posted by SLS (long discussion).
http://www.irv2.com/forums/f103/how-i-fixed-my-electric-slide-bolts-380026.html

What torque did you use on the bolts?...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-03-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By dp7
I used the mopar harness on my 2017 JK. It was a...

I used the mopar harness on my 2017 JK. It was a little more difficult to install than the aftermarket ones, but after 20,000 towed miles, no issues. Plus, Jeep cannot question any future warranty...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-02-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,758
Posted By dp7
Does the controller need to be reprogrammed or...

Does the controller need to be reprogrammed or the hard stops adjusted after removing & re-mounting the motors?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-02-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
Thank you for the feedback. Did either of you...

Thank you for the feedback. Did either of you install a cut-off switch for the inverter?

Any issues with the shunt being exposed to moisture in the battery bay?

Is my wiring diagram correct?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-29-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
As I understand it, separating the Magnum & PCS...

As I understand it, separating the Magnum & PCS systems does not affect the PCS load shedding feature. But you will lose two of the combined system functions. First is cutting back charge current...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-29-2019, 12:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
Thanks for the feedback & link. I will check it...

Thanks for the feedback & link. I will check it out. Did you use a buss bar for the negative cables or just connect them to the shunt bolt? Was the shunt installed in the battery compartment? Curious...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-28-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By dp7
ME-ARC, ME-BMK upgrade with PCS

After procrastinating as long as I could, I finally decided to get on with upgrading my Magnum ME-RC to ME-ARC & add the ME-BMK. There is a Precision Circuits PCS & ME-AGS-N currently installed in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-28-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,758
Posted By dp7
Does the controller need to be reprogrammed or...

Does the controller need to be reprogrammed or the hard stops adjusted after removing & re-mounting the motor?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-17-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 53,514
Posted By dp7
Has anyone revived Newmar Man??

Has anyone revived Newmar Man??
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-03-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,076
Posted By dp7
Basecamp & Garmin RV770. Waypoints such as COE &...

Basecamp & Garmin RV770. Waypoints such as COE & Passport America can be downloaded from internet & saved in Basecamp. Trip planning can then be done on the road without internet access.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-30-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,809
Posted By dp7
Yes. Use the fireplace more often that we thought...

Yes. Use the fireplace more often that we thought we would.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-20-2019, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 536
Posted By dp7
The 37' is plenty large for the two of us. We...

The 37' is plenty large for the two of us. We have found that it also gives us more choices in campsites than we would have with a longer coach.

We love the interior space with the full wall...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-16-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By dp7
Did you remove the positive terminal first?...

Did you remove the positive terminal first? According to magnum inverter manual:

CAUTION: To remove battery power from the inverter, disconnect the battery positive connection before the negative...
Forum: Southwest Region 05-30-2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By dp7
Homolovi State Park.

Homolovi State Park.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-16-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By dp7
Except for the axles unless you buy an additional...

Except for the axles unless you buy an additional extended warranty.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-11-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By dp7
Right mouse click on route in basecamp & select...

Right mouse click on route in basecamp & select send to.. & pick RV770 when it is plugged into USB port.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-13-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4,045
Views: 970,669
Posted By dp7
Drove by the new campground today. Looks like the...

Drove by the new campground today. Looks like the electrical needs to be installed, as well as lighting & pavement. Doesn't look like it will be completed this month.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-13-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,681
Posted By dp7
Just got my renewal notice from National General...

Just got my renewal notice from National General (been with them for two years). This years rate is more than double last years. Only claim in two years is a cracked windshield. Told that windshield...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 04-01-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By dp7
I made an aluminum mounting plate and attached it...

I made an aluminum mounting plate and attached it with threaded rods at on end & used existing bolts at the other. No holes were added to the Jeep. The AF1 control box attaches to the plate. It is a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-29-2019, 01:43 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 14,419
Posted By dp7
I was wondering about the fit between a serrated...

I was wondering about the fit between a serrated fastener (nut or bolt) & the serrations on the Nord-lock washers. Seems that the Nord-lock serrations would make better contact with a non-serrated...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-25-2019, 12:29 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 14,419
Posted By dp7
Thanks for the links. It appears that Newmar is...

Thanks for the links. It appears that Newmar is taking a band aid approach to the problem by applying general rules of thumb rather than developing an engineered solution. I don't think they realize...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-23-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 14,419
Posted By dp7
[/B] I could not find this on Loctite's...

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I could not find this on Loctite's website. Where did you see it?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-18-2019, 01:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,383
Posted By dp7
X2^

X2^
Forum: Full-Timers 03-05-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,950
Posted By dp7
Carrying a gun into a bank; whats wrong with this...

Carrying a gun into a bank; whats wrong with this picture?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-27-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By dp7
To my knowledge there is no OTA cable run to the...

To my knowledge there is no OTA cable run to the AV cabinet over the steering wheel. Attached is the Newmar wiring diagram for the OTA coax.

Consequently, I had an OTA coax run to the AV cabinet...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-08-2019, 11:55 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,085
Posted By dp7
2017 with two 13.5 Penguin II. Both failed in the...

2017 with two 13.5 Penguin II. Both failed in the first year. Rear unit dumped refrigerant into the coach. Front unit lost refrigerant to outside.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-06-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By dp7
Thanks Don.

Thanks Don.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-01-2019, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By dp7
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-31-2019, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By dp7
Thanks Don. I generally read posts in the...

Thanks Don. I generally read posts in the evenings. Consequently, by the time I see the post, the chat is already over. If you could post the reminder the day before the chat it would be much...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-31-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By dp7
After you enter the staring & ending points for a...

After you enter the staring & ending points for a route, Basecamp will calculate the route automatically. If it is not what you want, you can use shaping points to force the route to your liking. The...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-25-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,940
Posted By dp7
EEZ here.

EEZ here.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-20-2019, 01:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,186
Posted By dp7
What were the symptoms that caused you to bring...

What were the symptoms that caused you to bring it to Cummins?

Seems that a loose clamp on the turbo/CAC hose would leak boost pressure. How would this allow dust to be sucked into the engine?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-14-2019, 12:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 602
Posted By dp7
Do the spring loaded clamps have a torque spec?

Do the spring loaded clamps have a torque spec?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-07-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By dp7
Thanks Glenn!

Thanks Glenn!
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-07-2018, 12:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By dp7
Light Bar Control Unit.

Light Bar Control Unit.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-06-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By dp7
What months does Indiana typically salt their...

What months does Indiana typically salt their highways?
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