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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-26-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By TwinDriver
OP here... Thanks all for your help and...

OP here...

Thanks all for your help and suggestions.

I decided on the Roadmaster for the baseplate (as well as the Falcon All Terrain for the tow bar)...but also decided to let the pro's do...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-24-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By TwinDriver
Mini Cooper Baseplate - Blue Ox or Roadmaster?

Trying to decide between the Blue Ox (BX 1307) or the Roadmaster (RM521879-1A) baseplate installed on my 2011 Mini Cooper Clubman S, manual tranny. I will be towing behind my 40' DP.

Specific...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-15-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Good advice and I did just send my dealer an...

Good advice and I did just send my dealer an email.

I was curious since the recall states owners notified Sept 5th and I have spoken to support twice since then. No mention of a recall. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-15-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Stuart, thank you...! The recall states...

Stuart, thank you...!

The recall states "Newmar will notify owners". Is this accurate or do owners have to seek out recalls?

I recently spoke with Newmar support and brought up door issues...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-15-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Stuart, How does an owner become aware of...

Stuart,

How does an owner become aware of this recall (as well as future recalls)?



Thank you....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-14-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Tried both closing the door easily and using...

Tried both closing the door easily and using force. On my door, it doesn't provide for a 2nd closure that I can tell.

There is also no visible difference between the soft or the hard close from...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-12-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Stuart, thank you...I'll try that.

Stuart, thank you...I'll try that.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-12-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
OP here... THANKS ALL for your suggestions!...

OP here...

THANKS ALL for your suggestions!

I went out to the airplane hangar yesterday and thought I would start with the easiest "fixes".

Taped the post and slammed the door (although I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
I have driven the coach with both the deadbolt...

I have driven the coach with both the deadbolt fully engaged and not engaged. Same annoying noise...

Appreciate all the responses and will try some of the solutions recommended.


Thank you!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-05-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,854
Posted By TwinDriver
Loud Annoying Entry Door

We recently made our first trip in our new 2019 Dutchstar.

During the drive, we developed a very loud and annoying squeaking/grating noise which seems to be coming from the entry door.

The...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-05-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
Looks like cycling the chassis battery is the...

Looks like cycling the chassis battery is the likely reason the glass instrument panel came back online. If it occurs again, will verify.

According to Newmar customer service, the reboot...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-03-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
Willipaul, I did consider what might have...

Willipaul,

I did consider what might have changed and also wondered about the role the battery (and chassis) disconnect might have played.

In answer to your question, I moved the battery...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-03-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
Was at the coach today. It was the first time I...

Was at the coach today. It was the first time I have been inside the coach since our maiden voyage during the 3rd week of August.

Turned the key to accessory and....the glass panel and the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-30-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
Here's the list of indications which are not...

Here's the list of indications which are not available in the event one or more are triggered:


High coolant temp warning
ABS warning
Engine Break Indicator
Water in Fuel Indicator
Low...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-28-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
Maybe I am being too logical. A MH doesn't...

Maybe I am being too logical. A MH doesn't require the same redundancy nor suffer the same potential dire consequences of instrument failures in aircraft....but to provide 0 redundancy of key...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-28-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,216
Posted By TwinDriver
I have been flying for 40 years, owned aircraft...

I have been flying for 40 years, owned aircraft for 26 and installed several (Garmin) glass panels in my aircraft. Of course, the FAA requires critical back up instruments in the event the glass...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-10-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By TwinDriver
Thanks All, Great information. I am...

Thanks All,

Great information.

I am looking at a 15 this week and will make some inquiries on new remaining 2018's.

(With the MSRP for 19's in the 450K range, even when considering the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-09-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By TwinDriver
Which year DS to buy?

Hello there,

First time poster. The wife and I have narrowed our search down to a used Newmar DS4018 or DS4002. We would likely target either a 2015 or 2016 model.

We are leaning towards...
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