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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum Yesterday, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By Winepress
This is a great plan. We did the same, but we...

This is a great plan. We did the same, but we took the train up, took an overnight bag and spent the night at El Tovar. Had a view of the canyon. Mule ride the next morning down the canyon was great....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum Yesterday, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 213
Posted By Winepress
Tried to reprogram but couldnít get it to work...

Tried to reprogram but couldnít get it to work the way I wanted.
Here is how I modified my shades. First, just letting you know that by doing this you are defeating the safety feature that Newmar...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-16-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 687
Views: 73,076
Posted By Winepress
Donít sell your company to a competitor who is...

Donít sell your company to a competitor who is known for manufacturing a poor quality product.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-15-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By Winepress
Your tv should have an optical out to the sound...

Your tv should have an optical out to the sound bar as standard equipment.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-14-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 793
Posted By Winepress
Easy, mix all ingredients together, mix throughly...

Easy, mix all ingredients together, mix throughly by driving 1 hour and 35 minutes on any California road. Stop and enjoy.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-13-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 793
Posted By Winepress
Brilliant

Brilliant
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-12-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By Winepress
Go to the main menu, select setup, select audio,...

Go to the main menu, select setup, select audio, scroll to second page. Look for NAV volume.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-11-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 595
Posted By Winepress
Have to agree, two years on the road and never...

Have to agree, two years on the road and never the cabinet door opening. I checked them tonight and there is a definite detent or locking feel when you push the drawer in. Must have changed in 18.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-11-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,312
Posted By Winepress
My dealer installed the shorter door rubber...

My dealer installed the shorter door rubber bumpers. It made a big difference. I canít say I can close the door with no effort, but it is much better. I think Newmar is reluctant to warranty the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-10-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,461
Posted By Winepress
Ronnie, do you know if Newmar has planned to roll...

Ronnie, do you know if Newmar has planned to roll this out to the dealer network?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-08-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By Winepress
The rock guard is your problem. When you hit a...

The rock guard is your problem. When you hit a dip, it acts as a sweeper and throws rocks on to your tow.
One of the first things I did was to get rid of the rock sweeper. Two years later, no...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,233
Posted By Winepress
Can anyone confirm the rumor that Spartan and...

Can anyone confirm the rumor that Spartan and Freightliner chassis owners will be separated and physically at opposite ends of the park at the national rally?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-05-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,233
Posted By Winepress
Agree, no significant difference. Bring a Prevost...

Agree, no significant difference. Bring a Prevost chassis with a Volvo powertrain into the discussion, then a conversation of differences can be had. These chassis, Freightliner and Spartan are low...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-05-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Winepress
http://www.carlingtech.com/rocker-switches-l-serie...

http://www.carlingtech.com/rocker-switches-l-series

Available from Newark Electronics.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-02-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,172
Posted By Winepress
Call Jason Dobson. He works with FMCA. Overall he...

Call Jason Dobson. He works with FMCA. Overall he got us the best coverage with ďagreed value ď on our DS rather than insurance company ďcash valueĒ
His # (877) 589-3599
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By Winepress
Look in the closet, you should find a sheet with...

Look in the closet, you should find a sheet with all the equipment your coach has. Look for the Surgeguard, look up the model # to see if yours has it. I have a Surgeguard transfer switch, but opted...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By Winepress
Same issue here. Mine was more of a creeking...

Same issue here. Mine was more of a creeking noise than a rattle and worse when it was warm on that side from the sun. Created a foam seal for the frame, put extra screws into the window frame. Shot...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-28-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 591
Posted By Winepress
You are correct. When I pulled that fuse I...

You are correct. When I pulled that fuse I checked the bedroom awning. It must be on a different circuit as it worked fine. The other awnings do not work when F18 is removed. I was a little confused,...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-27-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 591
Posted By Winepress
Having completely rewired my Girard main awnings...

Having completely rewired my Girard main awnings with Chuck at The Girard factory, I can share that F18 goes to the awning sensors. I pulled F18 and my windows shades still operate. Might be another...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-27-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Winepress
Tom, thatís what I did. It works well raised up....

Tom, thatís what I did. It works well raised up. Most debris just blows off as we drive. I get up on the roof about every six months for inspection. I will remove the screens at that time and clean...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-26-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Winepress
I did two things. 1. On the top I formed some...

I did two things. 1. On the top I formed some mesh screen to fit each cavity. It is easily removable. The screen is .250 square mesh. Then I added a second filter screen to keep the line from...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-24-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 591
Posted By Winepress
I believe that box controls the compressors from...

I believe that box controls the compressors from the Power Control System aka PCI
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-22-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 29,857
Posted By Winepress
More confirmation as to why they call you...

More confirmation as to why they call you Shootist.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-22-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 29,857
Posted By Winepress
Yes, licked then lifted leg on spigot, donít...

Yes, licked then lifted leg on spigot, donít remember which one or in what order. Poor dog had tapeworm, hookworm and I think rabies, but can not confirm that, just opinion based on visual...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-22-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 29,857
Posted By Winepress
Why on earth do you remove one layer of aluminum...

Why on earth do you remove one layer of aluminum foil each week? That seems so very wasteful and contributes to climate change. A known fact. Once a month is acceptable protocol.

I think you...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-21-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By Winepress
After installing automated dump valves Iím able...

After installing automated dump valves Iím able to watch the tank levels as the tanks are emptying. When I dump black or grey the indicator will go all the way to zero, then jump back up to 60 or...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 932
Posted By Winepress
Glad the factory is there to make things right....

Glad the factory is there to make things right. Itís a shame that people have to drive over a thousand miles to get things fixed correctly.

I think Newmar is expecting too much from their...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By Winepress
Lift up the bed. Under the bed is a false floor....

Lift up the bed. Under the bed is a false floor. On the right is the motor. See if the motor is working and not loose.
Also, look below in the posts for a post from 007 titled Looking for some...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By Winepress
As long as Iím vertical, Iím good.

As long as Iím vertical, Iím good.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By Winepress
How Can You Tell When You Have Too Many Mods...

Decided to wire the window bypass switch down to the forward basement compartment so that I can roll the window down in case Iím locked out. I couldnít see how to get the wires down to the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By Winepress
Just consider that every time you unplug to...

Just consider that every time you unplug to travel, youíll have to lift the cooktop up to unplug the alarm. At least youíll have a reminder to unplug.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-18-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By Winepress
Don, you could use the two wires that are extras...

Don, you could use the two wires that are extras in the panel. That set of wires run up to the control panel above the driver. These are white and orange, 10 gauge. You might also be able to sense no...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-18-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By Winepress
There are two issues. First, finding an outlet...

There are two issues. First, finding an outlet that is not on the inverter. On my DS, that is where the circuit breaker box is located. There are two GFI outlets that are not on the inverter. Second,...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-17-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 29,857
Posted By Winepress
Odd conclusion you came to on this post. Perhaps...

Odd conclusion you came to on this post. Perhaps you were replying to a different post and were mistaken. I think you can contact the admin and remove it.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-17-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 29,857
Posted By Winepress
I donít say anything, donít need the conflict....

I donít say anything, donít need the conflict. Besides that, I doubt the behavior will change.
A couple of weeks ago I was walking around a campground in the redwoods. A guy was walking his dog who...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-17-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By Winepress
Sony Firmware Update

FYI, Sony released a new firmware update on 7/30. This update is covering the 2017 and 2018 sets. Specifically the KDL models. One of the issues addressed is the freezing of the set. Thatís my...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-15-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 13,308
Posted By Winepress
I added two meters that I found on Amazon. I can...

I added two meters that I found on Amazon. I can check voltage at a glance. The AC is measuring at the outlet, would probably be better if I read it at the incoming panel, before the inverter. Maybe...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,308
Posted By Winepress
Are the 2020ís also motion sensitive?

Are the 2020ís also motion sensitive?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-13-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,897
Posted By Winepress
That looks like an IOTA transfer switch, just...

That looks like an IOTA transfer switch, just like the one that was recalled. I would look to just replace it.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 17,207
Posted By Winepress
Electro steering wheel controls, so that you can...

Electro steering wheel controls, so that you can drive while youíre on the throne? One wire for the control, the other, a video feed from the front.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By Winepress
Iíve had the same thing happen. Normal regen...

Iíve had the same thing happen. Normal regen probably due to the traffic you were in. If there is a malfunction, youíll get the check engine light and it will stay on.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 17,207
Posted By Winepress
I saw this on the board elsewhere, so credit is...

I saw this on the board elsewhere, so credit is due to someone else, I think Red Baron.
On the newer dpís there are two 10 ga wires running from the drivers front panel to behind the electrical...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,308
Posted By Winepress
Do you have the part# for this panel or a link?

Do you have the part# for this panel or a link?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 17,207
Posted By Winepress
Thought I would bump this thread to see if anyone...

Thought I would bump this thread to see if anyone has discovered any additional Newmar Easter eggs.....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By Winepress
No, my table area on the FWS does not heat. Not...

No, my table area on the FWS does not heat. Not sure why they donít extend a heating pad into that area as thatís where you sit with bare feet.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-11-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Winepress
May I ask why you are headed to the factory that...

May I ask why you are headed to the factory that local service could not fix or modify?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-11-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By Winepress
Correction.....I discovered that on the 4369 zone...

Correction.....I discovered that on the 4369 zone 1 thermostat sensor is not located at the thermostat. The location is under the overhead cabinets on the full wall slide. Isolating the thermostat...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 900
Posted By Winepress
Not to get graphic, but how did it clog? Was it...

Not to get graphic, but how did it clog? Was it the failure of the pump, too much TP? Foreign item?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-09-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,983
Posted By Winepress
Secret storage

The guy at Home Depot and Loweís had no explanation as to why they were out of filters. Glad we got that answered.256354
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-09-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By Winepress
The problem is the heat radiation from the wall....

The problem is the heat radiation from the wall. It might help to remove the thermostat. Apply foam weather stripping in a few places to the back of the mounting plate. Re-install but leave a gap...
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