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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By ronlin11
Lazydays KOA is a great park.

Lazydays KOA is a great park.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-11-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By ronlin11
Speedco now open 24 hours?

Got to my Speedco (Casa Grande AZ) at 6:30 a.m. expecting it to open at 7:00 a.m. but noticed one of the bay doors half open. A few minutes later the bay doors opened and I was in. Normally there...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 795
Posted By ronlin11
DTV Requiring Separate Accounts for Home and RV

I was talking to a man in the doctors office waiting room today who had a 5th Wheel that he used to go up to the mountains in the summer (this is in Arizona). He had standard definition on a dome...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By ronlin11
If you go to a commercial truck tire shop you can...

If you go to a commercial truck tire shop you can get at least $100 each in trade for the old 275's as they are used for truck trailer tires. On my 06 Diplomat I got $100 each for the 5 year old 275...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-29-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By ronlin11
I believe the steps are controlled by the house...

I believe the steps are controlled by the house batteries (mine are). Have you checked to make sure your batteries are good?
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-22-2019, 01:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,683
Posted By ronlin11
Someone ran the rig with the black tank somewhat...

Someone ran the rig with the black tank somewhat full. Once this gets on the flush mechanism and dries, it will be clogged. The flush is a tube shaped device with many small holes in it. You will...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-17-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By ronlin11
When new my 2014 Aspire would not adjust from the...

When new my 2014 Aspire would not adjust from the switch in the cockpit so under warranty a tech lifted out the panel (4 screws) and moved the wires back and forth making the connections more solid. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-13-2019, 01:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By ronlin11
Take a look at your chassis batteries for a bad...

Take a look at your chassis batteries for a bad connection or bad batteries.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-08-2019, 01:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,028
Posted By ronlin11
If I overfill mine the check engine light comes. ...

If I overfill mine the check engine light comes. As I drive and lower the level it goes out. I only fill to the top strap line now.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-29-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,361
Posted By ronlin11
Having had real bad experiences with Goodyear...

Having had real bad experiences with Goodyear tires, I replaced my Aspire steer tires with Michelins right after I purchased it. I got $250 for each tire in trade and used the FMCA tire program to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-25-2019, 02:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By ronlin11
When mine started leaking it would leak more when...

When mine started leaking it would leak more when cold so driving it (if the same Spartan leak) should not be a problem. Where you describe the leak, it sounds like the standard Spartan problem.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-25-2019, 02:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 617
Posted By ronlin11
If I overfill my DEF tank my check engine light...

If I overfill my DEF tank my check engine light comes on. I normally twist the cap at the first stop on my trip to relieve the pressure and the light goes off or I just wait until the level goes...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-22-2019, 01:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By ronlin11
Got a response from Sandra in Entegra parts. ...

Got a response from Sandra in Entegra parts. After going back and forth a few times with photos it appears that she has come up with the correct part but will take 3-4 weeks to get it. I am...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-20-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By ronlin11
Thanks Voltdoc but the ones at Huntington Brass...

Thanks Voltdoc but the ones at Huntington Brass have overflow openings on them where Entegra did not use those on my coach. I have tried just about every web page I could find but none have the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-20-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By ronlin11
Sent an email to Entegra with pictures etc. as...

Sent an email to Entegra with pictures etc. as they requested. Hope to hear back but have not had good results in the past with this request!!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-20-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 422
Posted By ronlin11
Any good paint store can match a color if they...

Any good paint store can match a color if they have it in front of them. I took paint chip samples of my Monaco to a local paint store in Las Cruces NM and they perfectly matched my paint colors and...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-19-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By ronlin11
New sink stopper and flange

Has anyone replaced the sink stopper and flange in the bathrooms that have antique bronze in them? The only marking on them is "Taiwan". I have mine out but have failed to locate any on the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-18-2019, 01:14 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,745
Posted By ronlin11
Yes Arizona goes by MSRP regardless of how old...

Yes Arizona goes by MSRP regardless of how old your motor home is. Mine was not listed in their system when I registered so they went by what I paid for it. Keep in mind I was paying $140 a year in...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-09-2019, 01:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By ronlin11
Mine was as yours is so I had it taken care of...

Mine was as yours is so I had it taken care of under warranty at Taylor Coach in Anthem AZ. Since you have a 2019 it should be taken care of by Entegra at a repair facility you pick. Don't think I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-31-2019, 03:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By ronlin11
Kevin and Kim, This is exactly what...

Kevin and Kim,

This is exactly what happened. I was able to retrieve the bolt after removing the drivers side windshield panel and since I am on the road I duct taped a flat head bolt to the end...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-30-2019, 01:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By ronlin11
Shade Bracket Failure

My front windshield day shade started to make noise when running up or down. All of my motors have been replaced with red ones under warranty. As we were stopped and the day shade was down, I went...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-27-2019, 03:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By ronlin11
Yes I used the Napa filter and did not have any...

Yes I used the Napa filter and did not have any problems.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-25-2019, 01:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By ronlin11
Been going to Rancho Sedona RV Park for the last...

Been going to Rancho Sedona RV Park for the last 14 years. It is the only RV Park that is actually located in Sedona and from it you can walk to most of the attractions. Yes it can handle a 45 foot...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-20-2019, 01:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By ronlin11
This is a common problem and a flaw in the build...

This is a common problem and a flaw in the build of the coach. Unfortunately it is now out of warranty and not covered by Spartan or Entegra. There is a modification kit sold by Entegra that I have...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-17-2019, 03:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 766
Posted By ronlin11
The simple fix is to take a section of commercial...

The simple fix is to take a section of commercial Velcro and place it on the outside edge of where the drawer closes. This will prevent any travel openings of the drawer. I have use this method on...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-15-2019, 03:39 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,490
Posted By ronlin11
twinboat, The switch shown is a Progressive...

twinboat,

The switch shown is a Progressive which is a much higher quality switch than the Surge Guard that most have. I would not trust my Surge Guard to automatically switch. To me better to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-15-2019, 02:10 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,490
Posted By ronlin11
I went thru this discussion when I had my 06...

I went thru this discussion when I had my 06 Diplomat with a Monaco group. I was told the same thing that it was not possible for the two sides of the transfer switch to be engaged at the same time....
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-14-2019, 01:32 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,490
Posted By ronlin11
When looking at my transfer switch, if plugged in...

When looking at my transfer switch, if plugged in it will make the shore power side of the switch push in and connect. If the generator is turned on the generator side will push in and connect. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-13-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,490
Posted By ronlin11
Having replaced two transfer switches in my 2014,...

Having replaced two transfer switches in my 2014, I do not believe it has the capacity to switch automatically from generator to shore. If it is plugged in to 50 amp shore power it will not trip the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-12-2019, 01:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,490
Posted By ronlin11
If shore power goes out I would shut down the 50...

If shore power goes out I would shut down the 50 amp at the pedestal and then run the generator. If power came back on I would shut down the generator and turn back on the power at the pedestal. On...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-04-2019, 01:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
Thank you for the link as that looks as good as...

Thank you for the link as that looks as good as it is going to get. Would have to put fittings on that one but it would work. Might be able to get one with fittings through Entegra but for now mine...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
Yes I have searched for replacement and it looks...

Yes I have searched for replacement and it looks pretty straight forward. I may just need a cord but I have not found a replacement reel cord online just extension cords.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
Just got back from the coach. All wires are...

Just got back from the coach. All wires are tight on the reel. The only time it has a problem is when the cord is fully extended. If reeled in just a few inches in it is fine. I normally would...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2019, 02:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
Update on the transfer switch problem. I was...

Update on the transfer switch problem. I was checking on the coach yesterday looking at the transfer switch when I bumped the power cord. The transfer switch chattered as I bumped the cord at the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-28-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
I have a progressive surge protector and always...

I have a progressive surge protector and always shed loads before turning on the power or turning it off. I rarely use the generator other than to exercise it. If my transfer switch goes out again...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-28-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
No hot switching or bad wiring just had transfer...

No hot switching or bad wiring just had transfer switches go out. Not uncommon considering the reviews on the 41260 transfer switches. Some have had as many as four go out rather quickly. I am...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-28-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 999
Posted By ronlin11
Bypassing transfer switch

Yesterday, while I was installing my third transfer switch, I was thinking that in an emergency you could just run heavy gauge 50 amp wiring from the outside electrical input side to the output side...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-23-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 880
Posted By ronlin11
Wolf Creek Run is an outstanding park. If you...

Wolf Creek Run is an outstanding park. If you are looking for a pull thru in Santa Fe then Santa Fe Skies is your best bet. If you want a concrete pad and grass then the Trailer Ranch is your best...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-23-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By ronlin11
The only RV Park in Sedona is Rancho Sedona RV...

The only RV Park in Sedona is Rancho Sedona RV Park. I am there now and have been coming here for the past fourteen years. I make my reservations a year ahead of time as you can walk to most...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-25-2019, 01:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,376
Posted By ronlin11
My Monaco Diplomat had a very bad wind noise...

My Monaco Diplomat had a very bad wind noise coming from the same area. I tried every type of reseal around the door I could think of with no success. Finally I checked out the frame around the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-06-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,245
Posted By ronlin11
You just need to drain the air (look up the...

You just need to drain the air (look up the sequence of drain pulls) then get a 5 inch filter strap and breaker bar (NAPA for strap/Harbor Freight for breaker). This will make removing both the air...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-03-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 525
Posted By ronlin11
Just used what came with the filter. No issues...

Just used what came with the filter. No issues at all other than a mess!!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-02-2019, 02:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 525
Posted By ronlin11
I used the NAPA 1746 when I changed mine last...

I used the NAPA 1746 when I changed mine last year and had no problems.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-30-2019, 02:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 968
Posted By ronlin11
It gets confusing when you look in the bay area...

It gets confusing when you look in the bay area and see Surge Guard on the transfer switch box. Makes you think you may have protection from a surge when in fact it is the name of the company. They...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-23-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 580
Posted By ronlin11
I purchased mine just in case it leaks in the...

I purchased mine just in case it leaks in the future which it probably won't now that I have the kit!!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-22-2019, 12:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 580
Posted By ronlin11
I have the kit but have not installed it. Yes it...

I have the kit but have not installed it. Yes it comes with a new tank and very good instructions on how to install. Mine has not started to leak yet (hate to say that) so I have not used it yet...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-21-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,464
Posted By ronlin11
About three months ago I replaced mine and know...

About three months ago I replaced mine and know how difficult getting the cover off and back on can be when you are in an awkward position. Wish I would have kept it now so you could have the cover....
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-19-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,053
Posted By ronlin11
Sounds like you might have house batteries that...

Sounds like you might have house batteries that are bad. Charger/Inverters rarely go bad. I would check the battery connections and test their strength.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-21-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By ronlin11
I just took a Dremel tool and scored all of the...

I just took a Dremel tool and scored all of the star type screws on the panel then used a regular flat blade screwdriver to remove them. Some of mine would turn with a star driver but most just...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-11-2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By ronlin11
That should have been chamois not shammy!!!

That should have been chamois not shammy!!!
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