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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-02-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mojo13
I'm going back on the road in a few weeks and...

I'm going back on the road in a few weeks and give all of y'all's ideas a try.

I will let you folks know how it goes.

Thanks
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-27-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mojo13
This is a little of a crazy problem. I do...

This is a little of a crazy problem.

I do open the door and push in the reset button for a complete reboot of the Direct TV system.

The Direct TV usually starts with a reboot as I have just...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mojo13
Thanks folks I have a few things to try on...

Thanks folks

I have a few things to try on my next trip.

I like the idea of changing to SD channels, I will look into that more.

Cable, connection, KVM auto alignment dish is all good, it...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-23-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mojo13
Direct TV issues after using Antenna

I have a question for you folks, hopefully you have an answer or suggestion for me.
I normally use Direct TV in my Class A motor home, but every once in a while I do not have direct line of sight...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-13-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
It turns out that Chevy has an option on their 4...

It turns out that Chevy has an option on their 4 wheel drive vehicles that you must have in order to tow. I needed the 2-speed transfer case option with the 4 wheel drive car selection. Thankfully...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 04-13-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,119
Posted By Mojo13
I opted to go with one of your recommendations of...

I opted to go with one of your recommendations of the Bayou Signette State Park. It looks like it is a lot safer and worlds away from the French Quarter, but still about 10 miles away from seeing...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 04-12-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,119
Posted By Mojo13
Thanks for all the information I am thinking...

Thanks for all the information

I am thinking one of the state parks might be just right for us

John
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 04-12-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,119
Posted By Mojo13
RV Park in New Orleans

Does anyone have any recommendations for a RV spot in or around the town of New Orleans. We have a 40ft Class A with a Tahoe for a Toad. We plan to be there for about 4 days.
Thanks
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-10-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
I ended up taking the car to my local Chevy...

I ended up taking the car to my local Chevy dealer here in Chino, CA. The service adviser who I have been dealing with for years took a look at the car, went back on the computer, back out to the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-27-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
Last weekend was a bust. Could not get the car...

Last weekend was a bust. Could not get the car in neutral. I am thinking I will go see my local Chevy dealer, there is a guy there that has been helpful over the years.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-21-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
Thanks everyone Today is the day to test the...

Thanks everyone
Today is the day to test the towing. I will document what happens.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-19-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
Ok I will do some more research

Ok
I will do some more research
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-18-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Mojo13
2016 Tahoe

I just bought a new 2016 Tahoe in 4 wheel drive and have some questions on towing.

After hooking the Tahoe up to the RV via a blue ox tow system how do I put the transfer case into neutral?

I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-15-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,680
Posted By Mojo13
Maybe I will give Coach-Net a try, it sounds like...

Maybe I will give Coach-Net a try, it sounds like they have helped some of you in the past. I did learn that keeping a spare is important as the guy who came to help me didn't have my tire size at...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-15-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,680
Posted By Mojo13
Flat Tire Problem

I have a Fleetwood 40X RV and was recently on a trip with family and had a blown out tire on the rear axle of the coach. Thankfully I heard something and was able to pull off at the next off ramp. ...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-01-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 813
Posted By Mojo13
Good information folks. I think I will head up...

Good information folks. I think I will head up to the area with a full tank of propane and possibly a halogen light or two. I do have electrical hookups where I am staying.:)
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-01-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 813
Posted By Mojo13
Cold Weather

I have a trip planned up to Salt Lake City area this Thursday. We are going to leave our 2011 Discovery 40X in a campground in the mountains East of Salk Lake City for a few days, possibly a week. ...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 09-02-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 606
Posted By Mojo13
Not sure on the Southwind either, but my is on...

Not sure on the Southwind either, but my is on the turn signal lever. A silver tab down by the base that you pull up towards the end of the lever. Use the turn signal left or right to shut it off.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-09-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Mojo13
Paul, I am thinking the electrical outlet...

Paul,

I am thinking the electrical outlet in my tool area has a little sticker on it that says GFI, but it does not have the normal GFI reset switches. Maybe the sticker means that it is wired...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-08-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Mojo13
I tool a look around the lower compartments and...

I tool a look around the lower compartments and found (1) GFI electrical outlet on the passenger side "Tool" area. There is a 120VAC GFI and a 12VDC outlet. The outlet has no rain protection at...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-08-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By Mojo13
2011 Discovery Rain / Electrical Issue

So I have had this situation come up twice while driving in the rain. We get to our destination, get the RV set up, turn on the main TV in the Living Room, and the GFI fuse blows in the bathroom. ...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-06-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,986
Posted By Mojo13
We stayed at the Furnace Creek Resort and they...

We stayed at the Furnace Creek Resort and they had plenty of full hookups. I don't think the park camping had any hookups. Call the resort at FC and make reservations, they must have had 30 spots...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-05-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By Mojo13
I think I will just keep an eye on the situation...

I think I will just keep an eye on the situation since it corrected itself and is now working fine. If it happens again I will have to start digging a little deeper.
Thanks
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-04-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,154
Posted By Mojo13
dengrahm, That is interesting about the...

dengrahm,

That is interesting about the coolant, I was going up a long grade along the 10 freeway for about 10 miles untill I got up on top of the hill. That could make sense in my case. I will...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-04-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,154
Posted By Mojo13
ON/OFF Check Engine Light

A couple of weeks ago we headed out of LA to go to Quartszite, AZ. Rainy trip out there, but everything on the coach seemed to working fine. After a couple of hours of driving, the Check Engine...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-04-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By Mojo13
No Power to Main Tv at Quartszite

I have a 2011 Discovery 40X that we have been very happy with. Last weekend, or two weekends ago we drove from LA to Quartszite, AZ to see what was happening out there. It rained the entire way out...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-14-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,360
Posted By Mojo13
Found Hazard

I was embarrased to ask the question. It turns out that the hazard control is right where I was told it would be, on the turn signal pole, silver tab that you pull up on, with a easy reset by using...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-08-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,360
Posted By Mojo13
I will have to poke around and see where it is. ...

I will have to poke around and see where it is. At least I know where to look now.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-07-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,360
Posted By Mojo13
Hazard switch 2011 Discovery 40X

Abe I am missing something, but cannot find the hazard switch to turn the hazard lights on. I would like to turn the hazards on sometimes when climbing hills, and slowing down.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-07-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By Mojo13
I will have to check the voltage when I get the...

I will have to check the voltage when I get the RV out of storage. If I program the generator to auto start at a certain voltage, could it turn on while in storage? I turn the power off by the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-07-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By Mojo13
Thanks for the help

Thanks for the help
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-05-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By Mojo13
2011 Discovery 40X Heater / Electrical issue

Was out in the desert dry camping last month, it was cold so we were using the heater night. Every morning when we woke up the batteries were dead. I would have to start the motor, let it run for a...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-28-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,796
Posted By Mojo13
I had similar issues with my new 2011 Discovery. ...

I had similar issues with my new 2011 Discovery. Took the rv to the local Freight liner shop to see if they could find a solution to my problem. They found that the front driver side tire was...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-08-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,455
Posted By Mojo13
I have been thinking about the voltage potential...

I have been thinking about the voltage potential between the 2 battery systems. I am going to take the 12VDC from the RV 7 flat plug off the ignition wire. Hopefully this is isolated on the RV...
Forum: Test Your Changes 05-01-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By Mojo13
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-30-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 26,043
Posted By Mojo13
I ended up registering the rv in CA. Pretty...

I ended up registering the rv in CA. Pretty painless after all. Had to pay the difference in sales tax versus what I paid in AZ, no smog was required, just a vehicle inspection at the DMV. Glad it...
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Forum Concerns 04-30-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By Mojo13
No picture

I have a picture uploaded to my profile, but no picture is displayed when I post. Any ideas?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-30-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,455
Posted By Mojo13
I have a separate wiring harness running extra...

I have a separate wiring harness running extra bulbs in the rear lights so I may not have a good ground. That is why I was thinking about a ground from the rv to the jeep battery.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-30-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,455
Posted By Mojo13
Grounded Toad

Currently setting up my toad to get power off the RV when we tow. Using diode and circuit breakers from the RV hot to battery of the Toad. Do I need to connect the grounds of the 2 vehicles...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-05-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Mojo13
Rewiring

I think I will float some voltage over the Jeep batteries from the RV via a Roadmaster diode and circuit breaker. Probably should have done this to start with

I will let you know if it works,...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-05-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,143
Posted By Mojo13
Rewiring

I think the diode and circuit breakers sound like a good idea for my Jeep. I will put the RV electrical back onto the ignition circuit for the trailer plug and wire float the voltage over the Jeep...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-03-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Mojo13
Your right, they did connect to the chassis...

Your right, they did connect to the chassis batteries. Do you think I can move this wire over to the aux batteries? Does the rv charge the aux batteries while driving?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-02-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,143
Posted By Mojo13
Smile Towing / electrical issues Jeep Wrangler

I have an electrical issue when I tow my 2008 Jeep Wrangler. I have the Blue OX setup including base plate, towing gear, wiring harness. I drilled my rear lights and installed an additional set up...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-31-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Mojo13
Fleetwood 2011 40X Towing Electrical Problem

I pull a jeep with my rv and have had an electrical problem since I purchased the rv. I use the Blue OX package to tow with. It seems that the rv was wired with the aux power back to the trailer...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-17-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By Mojo13
I see that they are going to be in Quartzite this...

I see that they are going to be in Quartzite this January. I will give them a call and set something up for the last weekend of the show.:)
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-16-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By Mojo13
Rich, I would be really interested in the work...

Rich, I would be really interested in the work you get done from Henderson's. I sent a email over to Keith at Redlands RV Performance, but think I scared him away.:confused:
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-11-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By Mojo13
Right now the RV is at the dealership working on...

Right now the RV is at the dealership working on other items. This is giving me some time to think about the chassis problem. The dealers don't do any work on the Freightliner chassis and refer me...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-10-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By Mojo13
2011 Fleetwood Discovery

Moved up to my first DP RV - very happy with the package as a whole. Picked the RV up from La Mesa RV in Phoenix in early October. We pulled off the lot and drove the RV back to Southern...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-02-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 26,043
Posted By Mojo13
Ken, thanks for the good information on the smog....

Ken, thanks for the good information on the smog. I sent a letter to DMV this morning stating the facts about the vehicle gross weight and a copy of their website of smog facts, and explained to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-28-2011, 06:41 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 26,043
Posted By Mojo13
Arizona vs California Registration

I recently purchased a new Fleetwood Discovery in Pheonix, AZ. Drove it back to California, and attempted to register it at the DMV today. That didn't go so well.

I also have land in Arizona and...
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