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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-30-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Any APN Suggestions would be appreciated... I...

Any APN Suggestions would be appreciated... I have tried Gobinet, and PPP dialing methods with no good results...
I X'd out the phone number for this communication.
I know the sim is unlocked and...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-30-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-30-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
FYI I purchased the WE826 US Version 2 from...

FYI I purchased the WE826 US Version 2 from Allexpress and can not get it to work with my Verizon SIM cards which work fine in the MIFI. Vendor has sent me a new firmware that did not fix the...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-17-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Any of the past three Jetpacks has external...

Any of the past three Jetpacks has external antenna ports..
I just ordered a $200 new device that is supposed to take the sim card direct. I wanted a better ability to remotely access the operating...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 19,322
Posted By W0GEN
Hand wash and wax in Mission TX for $125...

Hand wash and wax in Mission TX for $125 including getting the toad washed... just ask a y park manager...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-04-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Not sure what your humor is or if you just like...

Not sure what your humor is or if you just like to put salt on the wound?
I could not find a $20 option or I sure would have went with it....

tonight i have 60 meg download and 33 meg upload......
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-02-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Went to the local Verizon Store here in Mission...

Went to the local Verizon Store here in Mission and they knew about the national PREPAID plan. Looked at what was done for me and the call center (do I dare call them a bunch of I__t's), and sure...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-02-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Thanks... heading to V store... will post results...

Thanks... heading to V store... will post results from visit!
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-02-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
I guess I better go see them in person as I am on...

I guess I better go see them in person as I am on a pre paid plan (NO Contract), and have auto pay via our checking account setup.... Verizon on phone says I can not have an unlimited plan with NO...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-01-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Just spent an hour talking to Verizon last night...

Just spent an hour talking to Verizon last night as our jet pack throttled down to less than 1 meg download after 15 gig of use. We signed up in November for what we thought and was told was an...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-29-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By W0GEN
Your house fuse panel should have DC, we had a...

Your house fuse panel should have DC, we had a panel in the side compartment under the drivers seat.

DC circuits are available via the Chassis and Via the house. Likely the fuse you are working...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-28-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By W0GEN
Focus on your ground.... Try to find a different...

Focus on your ground.... Try to find a different ground wire and see if you see that voltage drop... a poor ground connection will cause these types of issues. Perhaps what you think is ground is...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-07-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,704
Posted By W0GEN
Yes, we are taking our multi function water...

Yes, we are taking our multi function water tester meter which does ph, tds and a whole lot more! Actually purchased it years ago for maintaining our KOI pond quality.. Funny how some of these...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-04-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,704
Posted By W0GEN
Thanks! Yes we do have filters on board, I guess...

Thanks! Yes we do have filters on board, I guess I need to make sure they are fresh as this will be our first full time experience! We have been learning about things on this coach daily! We...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-04-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,704
Posted By W0GEN
Thanks everyone! I think I will do what is...

Thanks everyone! I think I will do what is suggested and add a carbon and sediment filter. Yes we do have a new water softener that will be put into use and will be running one of those Cameco...
Forum: Full-Timers 12-03-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,509
Posted By W0GEN
Can you advise how the water tastes at Seven Oaks...

Can you advise how the water tastes at Seven Oaks in Mission? I am debating whether I should bring a full water tank with us or not?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-03-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,704
Posted By W0GEN
Thank you for your responses... I guess I meant...

Thank you for your responses... I guess I meant to ask this for those who have an Entegra Cornerstone around my year. And I do have a water pressure regulator to keep the park pressure at a safe...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-03-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,704
Posted By W0GEN
Drawing water from Tank vs Park Question

Help me understand how this may work:
Lets assume the park we are at has water that tastes horrible...
We have a full tank of water on board that is wonderful and we want to use it for making...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-29-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By W0GEN
No worries from 45ma to 90ma... Just for...

No worries from 45ma to 90ma...
Just for reference 1000ma is 1 amp, so you can see the draw is so low you will not have an issue! Your incremental amperage draw is .045 Amps...
Bill
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-20-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,533
Posted By W0GEN
Real fair!!! Interesting that there is a TSB......

Real fair!!!
Interesting that there is a TSB... I just ordered a pump from Heatmyrv... I have a 2015, second pump to die on me... I replaced the first one back in April.
$192.50 for each kit...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-20-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,533
Posted By W0GEN
Curious, what did you pay for the replacement...

Curious, what did you pay for the replacement pump?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-16-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By W0GEN
AC or heat pump mode removes moisture...

AC or heat pump mode removes moisture...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-16-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,125
Posted By W0GEN
I would select diesel on and while driving your...

I would select diesel on and while driving your engine heat will be enough to satisfy the demand... thus your diesel heater would not run but would be in "standby"...
It would take a 2019 owner to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-14-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,125
Posted By W0GEN
While you are driving (and your engine valves are...

While you are driving (and your engine valves are open), you do not have to have the diesel switch turned on as the engine will provide all the heat you need for hot water and all three zones of...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-13-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By W0GEN
Yes... forgot to mention the pool noodle trick......

Yes... forgot to mention the pool noodle trick... I do that too!
I like the end protective cover when I use the ladder for lower type work... the other day I had to adjust my rear camera, that is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-13-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By W0GEN
I believe you will be fine... that is nice they...

I believe you will be fine... that is nice they are willing to start your engine and generator on call... I would do that on week 3 just to peak things up... Can't hurt...
Bill
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-12-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3,250
Views: 414,049
Posted By W0GEN
Just signed up for $65/mo with Verizon! Thanks!...

Just signed up for $65/mo with Verizon!
Thanks!
Bill
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-12-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By W0GEN
I bought the following ladder... plus a...

I bought the following ladder... plus a protective "boot" for keeping the coach scratch free. I weigh 225 lbs and this feels very safe for me:
Xtend & Climb 15.5 foot: https://amzn.to/2FgUAyw...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-11-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 412
Posted By W0GEN
In dash audio not right

We have our stock in dash radio.
JBL MS-8 Digital Signal processor (no way to program it)
JBL GTO Amplifier - Minimal sound output
JBL Sub Speaker

I have played with the audio settings, fading...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-11-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
GPS
Views: 1,312
Posted By W0GEN
sloped not slopped! Spell checker.... :banghead:

sloped not slopped! Spell checker.... :banghead:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-11-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
GPS
Views: 1,312
Posted By W0GEN
I have used the ram mounts in my boat... I really...

I have used the ram mounts in my boat... I really like the bean bag mount as it just sits where I put it... My dash is quite slopped on our coach and it just does not move!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 17
GPS
Views: 1,312
Posted By W0GEN
that was the first one I purchased, but it kept...

that was the first one I purchased, but it kept locking up, so I shipped it back and purchased the 770. It works without a hiccup!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,284
Posted By W0GEN
good to know! I purchased a bucket truck that...

good to know! I purchased a bucket truck that came from Long Island and boy does it have cancer on the frame and under body! you probably right road salt likely does more damage than sea salt... ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,284
Posted By W0GEN
I like to stay inland, and drive around to...

I like to stay inland, and drive around to prospective sites.. focus on the satellite dishes and metal posts on homes and rv's in the area... if they have rust you are too close... IMO
Forum: Sprinter Chassis Forum 11-10-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By W0GEN
Yes that is a good point on turn signals. The...

Yes that is a good point on turn signals. The question was on Backup Lamps... when we replaced our turn signals on the jeep to LED we now have a "fast flash" rate. We are just living with the fast...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,533
Posted By W0GEN
I had the exact issue and it turned out to be a...

I had the exact issue and it turned out to be a defective circulation pump. Look at your Aquahot control panel and see if you see any red lights. Mine was on for the pump...
If you turn all zones...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By W0GEN
I see after digging you have a 2014 Anthem (add...

I see after digging you have a 2014 Anthem (add to your signature)
Building on what Brobox says... while looking at your fuse panel you can look for red led lights which will indicate fuses blown...
Forum: Sprinter Chassis Forum 11-10-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By W0GEN
I upgraded our 2004 Monaco and our 2009 Jeep to...

I upgraded our 2004 Monaco and our 2009 Jeep to LED bulbs and they are BRIGHT.
Amazon has a large selection, you really need to open up your housing to see the bulb number to get the correct one. ...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
GPS
Views: 1,312
Posted By W0GEN
I love and use the Garmin RV 770 with a bean bag...

I love and use the Garmin RV 770 with a bean bag mount... this thing hangs onto the dash even during the pot hole events!
Amazon has a bundle which is pretty nice: https://amzn.to/2RNMAqd
What is...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-10-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By W0GEN
I am sure someone more familer with your coach...

I am sure someone more familer with your coach will speak up. But what I would do is
1. unplug the coach.
2. Disconnect battery Switch
3. Read dc voltage using meter at batteries
4. Plug in the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 416
Posted By W0GEN
They are from my home state and fantastic to work...

They are from my home state and fantastic to work with!

Technical Service RV, Truck, Marine and Home Antennas

Phone: 800-788-4417

Email: help@winegard.com

Fax: 319-758-5854
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-10-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,523
Posted By W0GEN
Yes the Winegard automatic would be cool (I don't...

Yes the Winegard automatic would be cool (I don't mind the king for the price) :
Winegard Rayzar's:
Black (lower cost): https://amzn.to/2RLhyiI
White: https://amzn.to/2RLhyiI
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,185
Posted By W0GEN
Can't wait... first night at 12 degrees...

Can't wait... first night at 12 degrees outside.... getting ready for some warm weather!!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-10-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,125
Posted By W0GEN
No dumb questions... Long Post: Yes use engine...

No dumb questions... Long Post:
Yes use engine heat while travelling, have any or all zone 1,2, or 3 on Gas setting, preheat OFF.

When Parked:
For cold weather you can set zone two on the temp...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-09-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,523
Posted By W0GEN
so is the one I am suggesting... better than...

so is the one I am suggesting... better than Braund as you only need the coax the power and logic goes up the coax... No additional wires. you likely already have the antenna feed line routed.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-09-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,523
Posted By W0GEN
I know... unfortunately in the times we are in it...

I know... unfortunately in the times we are in it is often lower cost or easer to purchase a "latest and greatest" than take the time to repair...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 11-09-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By W0GEN
There is quite a bit of discussion around...

There is quite a bit of discussion around draining your water tank, and blowing out your lines with air and or pumping RV antifreeze through your lines until all your faucets and appliances run...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-09-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,220
Posted By W0GEN
Missing your photo... On ours we just leave the...

Missing your photo...
On ours we just leave the electric switch on, but when our hot water demand is high... we flip the burner switch on... If the temps drop below 30 we also turn the burner on......
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-09-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,969
Posted By W0GEN
Ditto on emergency towing insurance.. we have it...

Ditto on emergency towing insurance.. we have it through FMCA.
Hopefully it stopped raining! Just a poke of humor in a dark moment of time for you... Hope it all worked out.
Forum: RV Events & Gatherings 11-09-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,082
Posted By W0GEN
An RV Rally is focused on RV's and the lifestyle...

An RV Rally is focused on RV's and the lifestyle around it...
As a dog show you likely had vendors displaying Canine stuff... At an RV show you have vendors displaying RV stuff.
You also have...
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