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Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 09-22-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 723
Posted By kab449
Are you a member of the Galleria Facebook Group?....

Are you a member of the Galleria Facebook Group?.
There is lots of discussion there about the virtual shutdown of production of The Galleria due to the lack of Sprinters. Forest River didnít show...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 08-26-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,149
Posted By kab449
The ProAir is a unit with its own compressor...

The ProAir is a unit with its own compressor running on 12 volts. It requires the Lithium Battery system which includes a second alternator on the Diesel engine. Driving you can run the AC all the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 37,144
Posted By kab449
We are camping adjacent to a really nice rail...

We are camping adjacent to a really nice rail trail. The trail is flat but the access road to it is steep. Sure nice to twist the throttle and pedal easily up the hill for a 65 year old.
Best...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-21-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 37,144
Posted By kab449
I have 2 of the Rad Mini Step Thru Foldables. ...

I have 2 of the Rad Mini Step Thru Foldables. Excellent construction and great support.
They fit in our Bighorn Fifth Wheel Basement.
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 06-06-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,359
Posted By kab449
Took a year to fix all the problems. It is now...

Took a year to fix all the problems. It is now the coach I expected when I picked it up last April. Hang in there itís worth it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-06-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 37,144
Posted By kab449
I have the same one for 3 years and over 20,000...

I have the same one for 3 years and over 20,000 miles. Itís great and fits in my fifth wheel basement.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-30-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,273
Posted By kab449
Same here!

Same here!
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 05-16-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By kab449
Do you know there is a very active Facebook Group...

Do you know there is a very active Facebook Group for the Coachmen Galleria? If your on Facebook search for the group and ask to be allowed if you are interested.
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 02-14-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,751
Posted By kab449
I have mine (24Q) for almost a year. I donít...

I have mine (24Q) for almost a year. I donít have the Lithium Battery Pack either. Just. 330 amp hour AGM and the propane generator. It does have all the other features like Truma Combi, Firefly...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-19-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By kab449
After thinking about this, if your combo was...

After thinking about this, if your combo was factory installed and Tiffin incorporated the paint scheme over the vent, it might pose a problem replacing the outside vent with the paint. I installed...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-19-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By kab449
Told you to remove the vent on the outside. If...

Told you to remove the vent on the outside. If you couldn't use it again they make a nice chrome replacement.


Keith and Brenda
2014 Tiffin 36LA
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Toad
Maui (Yorkie)...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-15-2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By kab449
I installed mine myself. The vent hose will be...

I installed mine myself. The vent hose will be the only problem as the water hoses and electric cord should have enough of slack or can be disconnected.
I would remove the outside angle cap and...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-14-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 49,123
Posted By kab449
No seam tape on my coach. Just a 3" wide by 1"...

No seam tape on my coach. Just a 3" wide by 1" thick sealant like another poster. I just cleaned and waxed my roof and went over every inch of it. No separation, splitting, or cracking. 2 years...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-10-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 49,123
Posted By kab449
What problems? Best coach I have ever owned. ...

What problems? Best coach I have ever owned. Back to the dealer for 3 small items under warranty 2 years ago and Tiffin replaced the dinette cushions because of inferior material used by the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 11-04-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,121
Posted By kab449
You don't have to contribute to TRVN if you so...

You don't have to contribute to TRVN if you so choose. It is not mandatory, but if you own a Tiffin motorhome you will gladly contribute because it will save you a lot of headache and money.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-21-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By kab449
F150: 5300 # Edge: 4100 # Not much...

F150: 5300 #
Edge: 4100 #
Not much difference due to the aluminum body. So much more room and versatility. A Lariat is not a work truck and it rides better than most cars and SUV's.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-21-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By kab449
Any towed vehicle with a compressor type aux...

Any towed vehicle with a compressor type aux brake system will require a charge line from the motorhome. A system that uses the air from a Diesel motorhome and if you don't use one at all will not...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-20-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By kab449
My buddy traded his 36LA for a Tiffin RED. The...

My buddy traded his 36LA for a Tiffin RED. The dealer asked him if he could send a driver to his house 2 weeks before he was taking delivery of the RED to pick up the 36LA. They had it sold without...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 10-20-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By kab449
I haven't pulled it far yet as I am working on...

I haven't pulled it far yet as I am working on the auxiliary braking system but it doesn't pull much different than the CRV. It weighs 5300 pounds which added to my coach loaded weight is less than...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-08-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,351
Posted By kab449
Use auto level first. Then run each jack for a...

Use auto level first. Then run each jack for a second or two to take more weight off the coach suspension. If the ground is soft use ground pads.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-03-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,014
Posted By kab449
I'll address the towing question as others have...

I'll address the towing question as others have adequately addressed the inverter.
Your chassis should have a GCWR of 30,000 lb. If you weigh just the motorhome fully loaded you can subtract the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-31-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,277
Posted By kab449
Next time you get to your coach turn on the front...

Next time you get to your coach turn on the front AC unit only and go into the bathroom. you will feel air coming out of the vent because there is one long duct from the front to the rear.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-25-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,365
Posted By kab449
The carpeted area the main part of the sofa sits...

The carpeted area the main part of the sofa sits on is higher than the main floor. Mine angles down also when pulled out. The only problem it has caused so far is a 6" tear on the bottom of the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-18-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,148
Posted By kab449
If going to the Hershey show, you will be able to...

If going to the Hershey show, you will be able to see first hand what you are contemplating buying. Negotiating a good price there will be tough. Colton RV in NY usually reps them. They figure the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-08-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By kab449
Check the ground wire.

Check the ground wire.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-08-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,052
Posted By kab449
13' 4". Just finished my garage. 22' wide and 50'...

13' 4". Just finished my garage. 22' wide and 50' long and 16' high. 14' X 14' panel overhead door.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-07-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,512
Posted By kab449
The Sumo Spring option is a must in my opinion. ...

The Sumo Spring option is a must in my opinion. Really helps the ride on two lane roads and city driving. The 24000 lb frame is a necessity on this size coach to prevent overloading the axles.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-22-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,680
Posted By kab449
Full Synthetic 5/20 Mobil One. I use a Fram...

Full Synthetic 5/20 Mobil One. I use a Fram filter, can't recall the number. Fumoto Drain valve is great. I attach the drain tube to it to keep the oil from splashing all over the place. Thanks...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-19-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By kab449
I bought my coach from the Wixom, MI location. I...

I bought my coach from the Wixom, MI location. I had a good experience with them. I did purchase my coach new.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-15-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By kab449
Phil, this is my experience before I added the...

Phil, this is my experience before I added the washer/dryer combo:
Front Axle 7900
Rear Axle 14600
Total 22500
These were actual weights with me, 1/2 tank water, full fuel, and...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-14-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,131
Posted By kab449
I don't proofread as good as you. My computer...

I don't proofread as good as you. My computer doesn't recognize NEWMAR so it autocorrects.
I just don't get anyone posting on an owners forum when they are not an owner. Also, why not post a...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-13-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,131
Posted By kab449
I looked at many coaches and many different...

I looked at many coaches and many different manufacturers before buying my current coach. It was the floor plan, workmanship, and price that worked for ME! I suggest you do your homework and find...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-04-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,717
Posted By kab449
I see lots of Honda CRV's, but if buying one they...

I see lots of Honda CRV's, but if buying one they have to be 2014 or older. The 2015 models are CVT transmission and not flat towable. I use Demco towing products.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-04-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,494
Posted By kab449
That's why I bought a Tiffin!

That's why I bought a Tiffin!
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-03-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,778
Posted By kab449
I tried without success to edit my above post to...

I tried without success to edit my above post to include a disclaimer.
Here it is: I do not have a business or investor relationship with Super Springs International the maker of Sumo Springs. ...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-03-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,778
Posted By kab449
A Part of the TiffinRVNetwork ‚ÄĘ Login...

A Part of the TiffinRVNetwork ‚ÄĘ Login (http://www.tiffinrvnetwork.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=144&t=68461)
Read this thread on TRVN. There was not one Tiffin Owner who had them installed or...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-01-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,778
Posted By kab449
IMHO the best suspension improvement you can make...

IMHO the best suspension improvement you can make on the Ford chassis is the addition of SUMO SPRINGS. Tiffin now offers them as an option after testing. They are a little pricey and the rears are...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-31-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,388
Posted By kab449
I installed Ultra Breeze covers on my coach. ...

I installed Ultra Breeze covers on my coach. They are made by Fantastic Fan company. When the lid opens it hits the vent cover and stops. It didn't cause any problems so far.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-24-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,464
Posted By kab449
I'm pretty sure there is no slider valve in that...

I'm pretty sure there is no slider valve in that toilet. It has a flap that opens when the macerator starts. I would let the water empty and the see if you can push the flap open to examine the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-18-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,938
Posted By kab449
Great coach! We can't wait to camp either. More...

Great coach! We can't wait to camp either. More snow forecast for Friday. BaaHumbug!
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-15-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,225
Posted By kab449
The carrying capacity is really low with the...

The carrying capacity is really low with the standard transmission also. They had to increase that by offering the optional transmission. The Transmission is apparently the component that...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-14-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,581
Posted By kab449
Did you take a picture? If so, can you post it?

Did you take a picture? If so, can you post it?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-13-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,499
Posted By kab449
Thanks for the phone number. I called him for...

Thanks for the phone number. I called him for pictures and pricing.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-18-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,505
Posted By kab449
Here's one from front to back. As mentioned...

Here's one from front to back. As mentioned before, the path to the rear bath is blocked by the bed but everything in front is accessible. That includes the half bath.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-17-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 49,123
Posted By kab449
Everyone has the choice to not buy an RV. If the...

Everyone has the choice to not buy an RV. If the problems that come with ownership really bothers anyone then the lifestyle is probably not for them. Probably should rent an apartment and have the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-16-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,404
Posted By kab449
Great floor plan from a manufacturer who stands...

Great floor plan from a manufacturer who stands behind their product. I have owned many RV's and this one is the best.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-15-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,673
Posted By kab449
My coach didn't come with them. I drove it for a...

My coach didn't come with them. I drove it for a year without them. I installed them myself. The hardest part is taking off the wheels and getting them retorqued to 450 foot pounds. The...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-04-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 870
Posted By kab449
It could be that the mechanism that stows the...

It could be that the mechanism that stows the seat and the back cushions is not operating properly. if your coach is under warranty call Tiffin and ask them for permission to take it to another...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-03-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 870
Posted By kab449
Maybe you should post a picture of your T shaped...

Maybe you should post a picture of your T shaped couch. I have never seen one of them. My coach has a L shaped couch in it.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-31-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,697
Posted By kab449
Voltage seems low on your batteries after driving...

Voltage seems low on your batteries after driving at least an hour. I would get them load tested to assess the condition they are in. If they were sitting in storage deeply discharged for a period...
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