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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-29-2022, 06:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,202
Posted By Cutch
I’ve used my SL several times this trip from our...

I’ve used my SL several times this trip from our place in Northern Florida and currently in Northern Mi and had to move it to different locations throughout our trip thus far to overcome...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-28-2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,202
Posted By Cutch
Since I use my SL at home and remove it when on...

Since I use my SL at home and remove it when on the road, I just run the cable into the bay just in front of the PS rear dual, plug in the router and enjoy. Super strong signal inside the coach with...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-09-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 629
Posted By Cutch
I had the same problem a couple years ago with...

I had the same problem a couple years ago with 36k miles. Now I keep a couple spares and even keep spare turbo boot. Cheap insurance.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-09-2022, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By Cutch
Some RV repair places have the capability of...

Some RV repair places have the capability of pressurizing the interior while running soapy water around and can locate leaks.
Forum: Cummins Engines 02-20-2022, 07:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,301
Posted By Cutch
I’ve been using it for a couple tank fulls now...

I’ve been using it for a couple tank fulls now and notice the engine runs a bit smoother. It’s endorsed by Cummins as printed on the bottle. I also have a VW Diesel vehicle and have used Lucas,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,534
Posted By Cutch
I purchased a full set after my Michelin’s began...

I purchased a full set after my Michelin’s began breaking down on the sidewalls in the front. No way was I going to replace with Michelin after only lasting 5 years and 54k miles. Replaced with...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-02-2021, 07:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Cutch
I have a 2015 and the dash air will freeze you out

I have a 2015 and the dash air will freeze you out
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Cutch
Having the same problem with the A/C Belt. Part...

Having the same problem with the A/C Belt. Part number is no longer available and not able to locate a cross reference. Anyone have that part number? I have searched the belt manufacturer and part...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Cutch
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2021, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Cutch
Of course. The belt number is no longer...

Of course. The belt number is no longer available and all the auto parts stores, including NAPA have no cross reference. I walked into Cummins in Elkhart and was told they are 100% shifting to on...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Cutch
Serpentine Belt

I’ve been trying to find a replacement Serpentine Belt for the 450 ISL, Anthem without luck. It seems the original belt is no longer available and need a current belt number so I can get a spare. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-01-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 395
Posted By Cutch
After researching, I found the belt mentioned. I...

After researching, I found the belt mentioned. I believe they are better suited for low speed application, or as an emergency use situation. I will stick to the serpentine belt.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-31-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 395
Posted By Cutch
Never heard of a Link Belt

Never heard of a Link Belt
Forum: RV Events & Gatherings 10-20-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By Cutch
We stayed a couple years back in the parking lot...

We stayed a couple years back in the parking lot for 20 bucks a night and it was nice. Plan on doing it again this year. Lots of RV’s doing the same thing.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-20-2021, 05:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,693
Posted By Cutch
It’s amazing to hear all the different uses and...

It’s amazing to hear all the different uses and opinions of the brake light illuminating whenever the Jake Brake, Engine Brake or whatever your calling it. After spending almost 30 years in Law...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-19-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,205
Posted By Cutch
We never stay in KOA’s. For the most part they...

We never stay in KOA’s. For the most part they are over priced. Passport America is the best value. Good Sam gives you discounts at Camping World, and 10% off participating RV Parks. Also, some...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-13-2021, 05:33 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,693
Posted By Cutch
Yes the toad lights illuminate too when the...

Yes the toad lights illuminate too when the Exhaust Brake is engaged.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-11-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,693
Posted By Cutch
Brake Light & Engine Brake

It has always bothered me that the brake lights illuminate whenever the Engine Brake is activated. It gives the appearance that your always applying the brakes.

Now is the time to search for a...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-07-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By Cutch
I replaced me a few years back and it is pretty...

I replaced me a few years back and it is pretty straight forward. Had to lay on my back. There was no instructions either. Took all of about 30 minutes
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-07-2021, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,398
Posted By Cutch
Pull the grey valve and use coat hanger or...

Pull the grey valve and use coat hanger or similar device and run up from the dump to see if the valve is still closed, blocking flow. Fastest way to check to see if the valve is still closed when...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-26-2021, 04:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,849
Posted By Cutch
With all the problems facing RV construction, I...

With all the problems facing RV construction, I will hold off on a new coach. Labor issues, absolutely no quality control, parts shortages, etc
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-06-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By Cutch
We have a 2015 Anthem and love it. Would be...

We have a 2015 Anthem and love it. Would be happy to give advise and pointers. Get the last 8 of the VIN# and call Spartan to see if it has ever been in for a check up and same for Entegra. How’s...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-22-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By Cutch
Sounds like a bad motor. I had the same symptoms...

Sounds like a bad motor. I had the same symptoms and it was the motor. They use Stainless and Nylon gears. Not a good mix.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-15-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 956
Posted By Cutch
Things will be fine. Once the border opens it...

Things will be fine. Once the border opens it will be two way travel and vacationing and other travel opportunities.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-14-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 220
Posted By Cutch
Aqua Hot

Need Aqua Hot repair person in Mid Michigan. We are near Frankenmuth and having problems with the Aqua Hot. Any recommendations?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-21-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Cutch
Best Washing Machine

Our Whirlpool Washer has F06 code which is reported to be a “communication error”. Repair man says the code covers a broad spectrum of issues from the boards to the motor. With the machine being 6...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-21-2021, 08:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 392
Posted By Cutch
Whirlpool Repair

We are near Frankenmuth MI about 3 hours from Elkhart IN and our washing machine has code F06 and will not function. Anyone have a recommendation for a good repair person? Don’t mind driving the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-20-2021, 04:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cutch
I also tried with the tow switch to “tow” and...

I also tried with the tow switch to “tow” and there were no brake lights. Then I put the switch back to Jeep, closed the doors and waited about 30 minutes. Reach through the window and pushed on...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-20-2021, 04:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cutch
I wanted to report my findings on the “Broomstick...

I wanted to report my findings on the “Broomstick Test”. I rolled the window down, shut off the Jeep and shut the driver side door. Put the key about 15 feet away, did not lock the door. After...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-18-2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cutch
I’m going to try the “Broomstick” Test later...

I’m going to try the “Broomstick” Test later today and report the results.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-18-2021, 05:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cutch
The JT owners manual gives instructions on how to...

The JT owners manual gives instructions on how to set up the Jeep for towing behind a Motorhome and the last instruction says to “Disconnect” the negative battery terminal. Who knows, maybe it is...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-17-2021, 05:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,974
Posted By Cutch
Towing 2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave

We recently purchased a new Jeep Gladiator after having a Jeep Rubicon for years and towed it for the first time a couple months back. After 3 days on the road towing it, the battery was dead. Now I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-17-2021, 05:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,191
Posted By Cutch
All I know is I installed a Cool Tech towing...

All I know is I installed a Cool Tech towing wiring harness kit that bypasses the Gladiator’s electrical system and then connected my Roadmaster Brake Master supplemental braking system. Checked...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-15-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,297
Posted By Cutch
Mine has came off a couple times and they are a...

Mine has came off a couple times and they are a pain to get the door track back working. Patience and a butter knife worked for me.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-15-2021, 08:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,191
Posted By Cutch
Towing Jeep Gladiator

We recently purchased a new Jeep Gladiator after having a Jeep Rubicon for years and towed it for the first time a couple months back. After 3 days on the road towing it, the battery was dead. Now I...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-14-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 717
Posted By Cutch
I just applied Ethernabond Tape to all the roof...

I just applied Ethernabond Tape to all the roof seams and I used a oscillating tool with the scraper blade to smooth out the existing sealant. I did not want to totally remove the existing sealant,...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-04-2021, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 609
Posted By Cutch
Me, I maintain my coach and keep some parts on...

Me, I maintain my coach and keep some parts on hand, like spare filters, clamps and belts. Your coach is 10 years old so naturally there are going to be unforeseen problems. These same problems...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-03-2021, 05:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By Cutch
Yes, same chassis as yours. My coach has been to...

Yes, same chassis as yours. My coach has been to Spartan for an inspection and they never said anything about the installation of my Safe T Plus, nor has JOSAM in Orlando who does my alignments. If...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-02-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By Cutch
I had one installed on our 15 Anthem and yes I...

I had one installed on our 15 Anthem and yes I did notice an improvement, especially at higher speeds. Take your coach to where they are built outside Atlanta GA and they install for free.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-28-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,006
Posted By Cutch
The best thing to do is to download the App...

The best thing to do is to download the App called All Stays. Cost is right around 10 bucks, but it is what I use exclusively. You will not be disappointed, or at least should not be.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-08-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By Cutch
Glad you figured it out Bruce. Cutch

Glad you figured it out Bruce.

Cutch
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-07-2021, 08:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,857
Posted By Cutch
Hey Chuck. I appreciate all your assistance. ...

Hey Chuck. I appreciate all your assistance. Keep them coming. Me being a “Shade Tree Mechanic” has gotten me off the roadway many times and back up and running. I would wear that badge with...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-07-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 753
Posted By Cutch
Cranking Batteries

Looking for recommendations for new cranking batteries on our Anthem. House batteries replaced with Lifeline a few months ago and now looking to replace cranking batteries as part of maintenance.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-26-2021, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 743
Posted By Cutch
I have been searching since my original post and...

I have been searching since my original post and have came up empty. Hoping someone had better luck. Since our coach has been the most reliable, trouble free one we’ve owned, we’ve decided to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-25-2021, 07:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 743
Posted By Cutch
LED Headlights

Any information on converting to LED Headlights on what is referred to as a “Classic” Entegra? Would love to replace the existing with LED’s.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-09-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,294
Posted By Cutch
Here’s a suggestion. Purchase the App All Stays...

Here’s a suggestion. Purchase the App All Stays which has campgrounds, rest areas and anything associated with RV’ing. Then base your stops on your driving habits, weather, etc. The App is how...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-09-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,148
Posted By Cutch
The seats will come apart. Separate the back...

The seats will come apart. Separate the back rest from the seat. I did not know this until the reupholstery guy showed me. Regardless the are bulky and heavy. Better have some muscle and strong...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-05-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,828
Posted By Cutch
When in cold climate it is best to fill the...

When in cold climate it is best to fill the holding tank and work off it instead of the City source. The water in the tank should be or will be warmer than the ground source and need less heating. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-02-2021, 08:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,868
Posted By Cutch
TSD is an awesome program and their customer...

TSD is an awesome program and their customer service is top notch.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-25-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,977
Posted By Cutch
We just left Entegra Middlebury after they got us...

We just left Entegra Middlebury after they got us in for a failed Aqua Hot. We were in an out in 2 hours, but they noticed the dealership who did warranty work on our coach last year wired a new...
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