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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-09-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By JacknKay
Ran it from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento once...

Ran it from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento once when it was 100 + all day. Sure helped keep things cool and no other issues.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-29-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,517
Posted By JacknKay
Count me as a happy camper with only 2 TVs!

Count me as a happy camper with only 2 TVs!
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-29-2018, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,342
Posted By JacknKay
You can indeed download the instructions from...

You can indeed download the instructions from HWH. I have, but have not tried to adjust the settings. I found that after I AUTO level the front is slightly lower so I manually raise it or drop the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-11-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,751
Posted By JacknKay
Good story. Not sure I could tell how ours...

Good story. Not sure I could tell how ours failed.

Jack
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-11-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,751
Posted By JacknKay
Next week we will be using the coach so I will...

Next week we will be using the coach so I will see if I need to replace the gray tank valve. I checked the other day and noted no leak so far. Maybe I'm done.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-08-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,751
Posted By JacknKay
John, I did see your post and I should have...

John,

I did see your post and I should have heeded it. It is a great idea and after doing mine without using that plan, was my own fault. I was thinking, how hard can it be? As I said watching the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-05-2016, 02:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,713
Posted By JacknKay
The tray is plastic and just sits on the shelf...

The tray is plastic and just sits on the shelf where the original battery was. I even used the top hold down and bolts. It fit a Group 24 battery just fine. It only tray cost me $10 at the local...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-05-2016, 01:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,713
Posted By JacknKay
Well, since my last post the car has had a low...

Well, since my last post the car has had a low battery several times. Last month I bought an Odyssey battery tray to install a larger battery. I got a Die Hard, also for an Odyssey and squoze it in...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-05-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,592
Posted By JacknKay
I was close to trying to open the inside doghouse...

I was close to trying to open the inside doghouse when the DNV guy found the required sticker on the door frame. Thanks Tiffin!


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Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 11-05-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 874
Posted By JacknKay
Oops, I wrote too soon. I did get it on my iPhone...

Oops, I wrote too soon. I did get it on my iPhone this morning. I can't say that I saw any difference though.


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Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-05-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,539
Posted By JacknKay
Pretty drive. You get to see a lot of the lake...

Pretty drive. You get to see a lot of the lake and surroundings that way.


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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-05-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,086
Posted By JacknKay
I did have a specific wire run to the 7 pin...

I did have a specific wire run to the 7 pin connection and then in to CRV battery. I just don't think it could maintain the little battery. Now with the group 24 I hope it can. So far, so good.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-04-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,751
Posted By JacknKay
Changed out my black tank valve this morning....

Changed out my black tank valve this morning. What a pain! Getting the valve out was the easy part. Getting the new one in was not easy. It's really tight in there and most of, maybe all of the valve...
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 11-03-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 874
Posted By JacknKay
No issues here either. Both iPad or iPhone.

No issues here either. Both iPad or iPhone.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-02-2016, 10:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,539
Posted By JacknKay
I prefer this route from 101 to I-5 too. I've...

I prefer this route from 101 to I-5 too. I've driven the north route across the top of the lake too, but the one to the south is much easier.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 11-02-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,547
Posted By JacknKay
We had a 2008 Allegro and now a 2015 Tiffin...

We had a 2008 Allegro and now a 2015 Tiffin Allegro. (Gassers) We love it and Tiffin. They are high quality and usually have fewer problems than similar sized coaches. Tiffin also stands behind their...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-02-2016, 03:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,086
Posted By JacknKay
Not sure what you mean. The charging line runs...

Not sure what you mean. The charging line runs from the coach to the 7 pin connector. From there to the CR-V battery. As a side note: After the latest tow, I did not have a run down battery with the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2016, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,751
Posted By JacknKay
I like the suggestion on the jacks. Could make a...

I like the suggestion on the jacks. Could make a difference even when tanks are thought to be empty.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-20-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,380
Posted By JacknKay
Once in Oregon, my GPS tried to get me off Hiway...

Once in Oregon, my GPS tried to get me off Hiway 38 from I-5 over to 101. The GPS didn't tell me why, so I kept going. We had just picked up our 2015 Allegro near Portland and were heading home. Next...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-20-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,086
Posted By JacknKay
I have a 2014 CRV and had the same dead battery...

I have a 2014 CRV and had the same dead battery issue. Supposedly have a charging line, but still had dead battery. Not always, but often. I tried pulling fuses, still had the problem. This week I...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-09-2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By JacknKay
We use Direct TV. I don't think either Direct or...

We use Direct TV. I don't think either Direct or Dish can supply internet service though.


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Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-05-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 172,791
Posted By JacknKay
Built a cabinet to raise the center consul Tiffin...

Built a cabinet to raise the center consul Tiffin cup holders. This is in a 2015 32CA, but others have done similar.

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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-23-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,445
Posted By JacknKay
If you can access your account on-line, you can...

If you can access your account on-line, you can use it to refresh your receiver without having to press the red reset button. Try it.


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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-11-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,166
Posted By JacknKay
I also have the RinoFlex hoses. They have snap in...

I also have the RinoFlex hoses. They have snap in caps for both ends to seal them when not in use. What I like best is that they collapse to make them shorter or longer. When finished dumping, I push...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-09-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,700
Posted By JacknKay
I have had no problem talking to DTV about my RV...

I have had no problem talking to DTV about my RV receiver. I do have a home account though. The one tech I had trouble understanding was from the southern states.


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Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-07-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,693
Posted By JacknKay
I started with the 7700, I think and a few years...

I started with the 7700, I think and a few years ago upgraded to the 7720. This unit works pretty well, but sometimes I wonder. When driving through LA on 101 it wanted me to take a different HiWay...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-07-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By JacknKay
We are staying at Coulter Bay in September for a...

We are staying at Coulter Bay in September for a few days.


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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-28-2016, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,172
Posted By JacknKay
I need to check the location of the fan on my...

I need to check the location of the fan on my coach. In hot weather it runs a lot.


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Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-28-2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,729
Posted By JacknKay
A few years back we stayed at Drummer Boy. I...

A few years back we stayed at Drummer Boy. I thought it was good, with lots of space. Weren't there much anyway.


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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-28-2016, 10:19 PM
Replies: 11,032
Views: 1,397,680
Posted By JacknKay
Terro for the ants we picked up in So Cal. ...

Terro for the ants we picked up in So Cal.


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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-08-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 47,576
Posted By JacknKay
I was worried with ours to but have not had any...

I was worried with ours to but have not had any issues since installing in the CRV. When we had it on our 90 Accord we had it lock up in the rain, so I pulled the plug on it. So far we have not had...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-06-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,730
Posted By JacknKay
I had lock up problems when we had the...

I had lock up problems when we had the Invisabrake installed in our 90 Honda. It happened when it was raining heavily and not hooked to the Motorhome. I didn't notice anything wrong when towing. But...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-06-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,029
Posted By JacknKay
I share your interest as I have DTV SD and want...

I share your interest as I have DTV SD and want to upgrade at some point.


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Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-05-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By JacknKay
I believe Kit Fox is near Patterson, CA. ...

I believe Kit Fox is near Patterson, CA.

http://www.kitfoxrvpark.com/
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 06-04-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,340
Posted By JacknKay
I bought this system too. Is the anti theft part...

I bought this system too. Is the anti theft part removable? I would like to not use the supplied wrench.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-04-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11,032
Views: 1,397,680
Posted By JacknKay
A couple of hitch tightners to reduce movement on...

A couple of hitch tightners to reduce movement on the Towbar. Also a 10 sensor RVEEZ TPMS. Now I can monitor all tire pressures.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-04-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By JacknKay
Would be interested in anyone going through that...

Would be interested in anyone going through that tunnel. Will be in Carson City at the end of June. Will probably drive it in the car first anyway. I'll be heading toward Sacramento after that.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-02-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,592
Posted By JacknKay
For a gas rig I had to have it smog checked even...

For a gas rig I had to have it smog checked even though it was brand new. And oh yes, DMV had to see it.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-02-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By JacknKay
The ceiling height through the eastbound tunnel...

The ceiling height through the eastbound tunnel is much lower than a standard roadway. Additionally, the approximately 12' wide lanes will have a concrete wall on one side and will be separated by...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 05-21-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,340
Posted By JacknKay
I just ordered the 10 sensor system from EEZ RV...

I just ordered the 10 sensor system from EEZ RV Products. Supposed to arrive tomorrow. Had the TST system on my 07 Allegro before. Like the idea of replaceable batteries. Did not get the flow...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-12-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,136
Posted By JacknKay
My receiver forgets if I let it sit too long. I...

My receiver forgets if I let it sit too long. I just log on to their web site and reset the receiver. No talking to anyone and takes less time. Try it!
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-12-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,450
Posted By JacknKay
Thanks HCs. Had me wondering.

Thanks HCs. Had me wondering.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-12-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,788
Posted By JacknKay
I agree.

I agree.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-12-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,450
Posted By JacknKay
So if you use the valet key in ACC you can lock...

So if you use the valet key in ACC you can lock the doors? (manually or remote? I tried it with the regular key in the lock and the doors wouldn't lock.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-07-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,444
Posted By JacknKay
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-07-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,076
Posted By JacknKay
Something to keep in mind if buying from out of...

Something to keep in mind if buying from out of state and returning to California is that you will need several visits to the DMV to prove where it was made and certified and to make sure you paid...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-07-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By JacknKay
We took 3 of our grandkids on an outing there...

We took 3 of our grandkids on an outing there last fall. Lots for kids and still quiet at night. Really liked it.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-06-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By JacknKay
Here we are in Santa Rosa. The Petaluma KOA is a...

Here we are in Santa Rosa. The Petaluma KOA is a nice place to stay. A bit expensive, but nice. SR has the Charles Shultz museum. Not far to the coast either. Muir Woods, go early. Armstrong Grove...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-03-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,742
Posted By JacknKay
If a Ford, engage tow/haul by pressing the button...

If a Ford, engage tow/haul by pressing the button on the end of the gear shift lever, (anytime). When you press on the brake peddle, the transmission will down-shift as necessary to slow the coach...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-02-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 740
Posted By JacknKay
I'm following with interest because we are...

I'm following with interest because we are planning on being there after Labor Day for a week and the Tetons after that.


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