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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,377
Posted By av8tor2
Was following Google Maps (now called Google...

Was following Google Maps (now called Google Bi@%& at my house) to a KOA in a place we had never been. She told me make the next right, campground on the right, arrived at destination.

There...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-09-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,215
Posted By av8tor2
Installed the new batteries. Charge rate shows...

Installed the new batteries. Charge rate shows within specs for the AGMs. And, the new DuraCell AGMs come with 18mo. non-prorated warrenty, so I should be good. Also, it was over 100 here, for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-09-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By av8tor2
use a multi-meter check for ac.

use a multi-meter check for ac.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-09-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By av8tor2
is it hot? any power coming out? 12V, 110V ???

is it hot? any power coming out? 12V, 110V ???
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-09-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,421
Posted By av8tor2
I had a 50amp circuit installed by a contractor. ...

I had a 50amp circuit installed by a contractor. As I understand it, you can certainly plug into a 15amp circuit (regular household outlet), however if you start to pull anything over 15amps into...
Forum: Full-Timers 11-08-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By av8tor2
We bought the Camping Pass for one year, did not...

We bought the Camping Pass for one year, did not renew. We visited most of the parks in Oregon, and Washington.

They are older, some are well kept (Monroe, Wa.) Some not so much. 50amp is...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-08-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 921
Posted By av8tor2
Just tried it, didn't work for me. I am already...

Just tried it, didn't work for me. I am already on a free six month deal so I don't qualify. Thanks for posting it at any rate, I would have used it. :thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-08-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,215
Posted By av8tor2
You are not alone. I checked mine on June 1, and...

You are not alone. I checked mine on June 1, and again on Aug. 1. They were totally dry. Added water, they died a week later, started to bulge and out-gas. They are out, awaiting replacement with...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-01-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By av8tor2
Thank you all who responded. I now have the...

Thank you all who responded. I now have the information I need to make an informed decision. :thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-30-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By av8tor2
Thanks for the link and the info. :flowers:

Thanks for the link and the info. :flowers:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-29-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By av8tor2
House battery question

Can anyone tell me the difference between a group 27D battery, and a group 27M battery if any. Physically, they are the same dimensions. Thanks. :bow:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By av8tor2
If you have not seen it, check out RV with Tito...

If you have not seen it, check out RV with Tito on YouTube. Brian does DIY mods on his RV regularly and does it very well. :thumb: (Tito is the RV's name).
Forum: Full-Timers 10-11-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,635
Posted By av8tor2
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Forum: Full-Timers 10-10-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,635
Posted By av8tor2
A cost/benefit analysis on just about any...

A cost/benefit analysis on just about any endeavor in life, is a futile exercise in mental masturbation.

Owned an airplane, cost big bucks, loved every minute of it.

Scuba dove in most major...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-10-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 10,822
Posted By av8tor2
Looking at the poll results......75% travel with...

Looking at the poll results......75% travel with animals, 25% don't.

I have yet to see an advertisement for a used RV that did not include "No pets" "No Smokers". Something fishy here Lester. ...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-10-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,629
Posted By av8tor2
We bought new, as I have the very same issues,...

We bought new, as I have the very same issues, toxic allergy to dogs/cats and almost as severe to cigarette residue. HOWEVER.....

Very first place we shopped when looking was the largest...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-26-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,139
Posted By av8tor2
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your...

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and annoys the pig.

I am done visiting the Cramping Wurld pig sty. :nonono:

(you read that wrong) (spelling purely intentional)
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 632
Posted By av8tor2
A warranty and/or insurance is nothing more than...

A warranty and/or insurance is nothing more than you betting that something is going to go wrong (break, crash, stop working etc.).....And, that insurer betting that it won't.

Legal Man says you...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 14,373
Posted By av8tor2
An idea for a new type of campground. No pets...

An idea for a new type of campground. No pets outside the vehicle; No smoking outside the vehicle. :popcorn:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,473
Posted By av8tor2
Been with AAA for 30yrs. Never had an issue with...

Been with AAA for 30yrs. Never had an issue with them, wherever we were, either with the toad, or the RV.

Yep, it is more expensive. Sometimes, you get what you pay for.

On the insurance...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By av8tor2
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Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-29-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,491
Posted By av8tor2
There should be an on/off switch somewhere, but I...

There should be an on/off switch somewhere, but I have seen units without one where the Jake is always on.

Yes, the Jake will only operate when the foot switch is depressed, releasing the foot...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-29-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,287
Posted By av8tor2
I have operated big rig diesels for many, many...

I have operated big rig diesels for many, many years, I have never known one to fail. Have had one quit working occasionally, but it was always a sensor or accelerator pedal switch.....something...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-29-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,491
Posted By av8tor2
The Jacobs Engine Brake® (also known as the "Jake...

The Jacobs Engine Brake® (also known as the "Jake Brake®") is a diesel engine retarder that uses the engine to aid in slowing and controlling the vehicle. When activated, the engine brake alters the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-26-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,031
Posted By av8tor2
If that is the worst mistake you ever make, you...

If that is the worst mistake you ever make, you will be in a very, very small group of peeps. :blush:
Forum: Full-Timers 08-26-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By av8tor2
Google Maps....... hit mark my location>then...

Google Maps.......

hit mark my location>then "Share">then message and/or email anyone you think needs to know.

You get to select who gets the information, and when, rather then them being...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By av8tor2
This usually happens when the dryer fails to...

This usually happens when the dryer fails to re-close completely after unloading. Usually caused by something (dirt, etc.) blocking the discharge.

Try using something sturdy to hold up against...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-19-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,890
Posted By av8tor2
Had the same issue with ours when new. Turned...

Had the same issue with ours when new. Turned out to be an over length mounting bolt on the generator directly below the living area slide. (installer used the wrong length bolt).

Dealer...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-19-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,789
Posted By av8tor2
Tough times ahead?

An Economic Warning Sign: RV Sales Are Slipping:

from the Wall Street Journal:

https://www.wsj.com/articles/one-countys-rv-industry-points-to-recession-around-the-bend-11566207001:eek:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-16-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,456
Posted By av8tor2
I'm in. When will they be available and can I...

I'm in. When will they be available and can I swap the 9" ones I bought and have not been able to install?:thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-15-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,267
Posted By av8tor2
Not sure, but me thinks someone has been at the...

Not sure, but me thinks someone has been at the Wacky Tobaccy of late. Most happy campers I've met want that 'material' as far away from living spaces as is conceivable. :sick:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-15-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By av8tor2
That's my problem too. What was my name...

That's my problem too. What was my name again???? :blink:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-09-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By av8tor2
Mountain America Credit Union ...

Mountain America Credit Union

https://www.macu.com/
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-28-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,456
Posted By av8tor2
Figured out mine are warped. Will be ordering...

Figured out mine are warped. Will be ordering new ones from LCI. Not the Snap Pad's issue, but the OE feet are distorted. Not sure if it was like this when we bought it, most likely not, it was...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-28-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By av8tor2
Maybe she is not wrong but perhaps a little weak...

Maybe she is not wrong but perhaps a little weak on being correct? :angel:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,456
Posted By av8tor2
I bought a set of these exact ones for our rig. ...

I bought a set of these exact ones for our rig. Due to the slightly curved edges on each foot, was never able to get them to mount properly. Still have them in the box, useless.

If I order new...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-22-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,809
Posted By av8tor2
Didn't say I was in an RV. And I will watch porn...

Didn't say I was in an RV. And I will watch porn whenever my grownup adult posterior wants to. So there. :hide:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-14-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,511
Posted By av8tor2
Thanks. Just saved it to favorites. For future...

Thanks. Just saved it to favorites. For future reference.:dance:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-14-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 11,262
Posted By av8tor2
This: ...

This: https://www.berkeyfilters.com/products/travel-berkey
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By av8tor2
Having been a professional driver for 40yrs, I...

Having been a professional driver for 40yrs, I can agree with everything above.

However, you may see an RV in a weigh station on occasion. Why? Because when they are being transported from place...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-11-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,809
Posted By av8tor2
Cell phones, GPS units, Tv's and Laptops being...

Cell phones, GPS units, Tv's and Laptops being used and various animals wandering around on the dash board.

Passed an RV recently with two animals on the dash, driver on the cell phone and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-09-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,419
Posted By av8tor2
Would appreciate an update afterward. Thinking...

Would appreciate an update afterward. Thinking along the same lines myself.

:thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-08-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,149
Posted By av8tor2
Que up the theme song from "The Twilight...

Que up the theme song from "The Twilight Zone".....:dance:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-13-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,425
Posted By av8tor2
If I am using their money, I get to follow their...

If I am using their money, I get to follow their rules. My signature on the contract says so. I wasn't forced to sign it, and, my concern is when the interest ends, not so much when it started....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-08-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By av8tor2
Take a look at this from RVlove: ...

Take a look at this from RVlove:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vtt41vbgwn4
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-07-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,932
Posted By av8tor2
I spent a month in Albuquerque one weekend. You...

I spent a month in Albuquerque one weekend. You might be better off where you are. :whistling:

Albuquerque heavy duty towing:

InterCity Truck and Trailer Repair: 505-878-9510

AllPro...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-04-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,278
Posted By av8tor2
Your owner's manual says that the battery must be...

Your owner's manual says that the battery must be disconnected after you put the trans into N, before you can flat tow it. I think this is to prevent the trans from straying out of "N" as it is...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-02-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,575
Posted By av8tor2
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Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 05-30-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By av8tor2
Rules???

Where is this rule posted?

Actually, where are the rules, I don't see them.

Did not know that firearms related issues, were not allowed.

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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-29-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,575
Posted By av8tor2
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