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Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-05-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By MW22r
Dometic Awning Painting

Tried every suggestion in the book but cant get the stains off the underside of my 3 year old Dometic Awning....just curious as to whether anyone has used Rust Oleum Vinyl and Fabric Paint(or...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 12-09-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By MW22r
This is not the most technical or sophisticated...

This is not the most technical or sophisticated answer but I have a 2019 MW 22r and my best friend has the 22m. I have 10,000 miles on my 22r and he has 11,000 on the 22m. I have spent the last 3...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-07-2020, 05:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By MW22r
Velvac Mirror Adjustment

I have the power assist Velvac 2020XG Mirrors with the sideview cameras. I find it very dangerous to change lanes with a toad using the turn signals. On the in dash display all you see is the very...
Forum: RV Events & Gatherings 11-27-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By MW22r
Art. I registered but I think I am going to...

Art. I registered but I think I am going to cancel early. FMCA only gives you a credit for another future event if you cancel after a certain date and I am pretty sure they will not be able to hold...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-17-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,033
Posted By MW22r
Thanks chuck.s....I called the Uhaul customer...

Thanks chuck.s....I called the Uhaul customer service line? and was given the same info. Our local Uhaul staff leaves a lot to be desired and I didnt trust them but they were correct. Not sure I...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-17-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,033
Posted By MW22r
Uhaul Tow Dollies- No Brakes

Wanted to rent a Uhaul tow dolly to tow my 2014 Ford Escape behind my 2019 Winnebago Minnie Winnie(E350) but was surprised that none of them have brakes(either surge or electric). My better judgment...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-12-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By MW22r
I will be shipping a toad not the RV itself:) I...

I will be shipping a toad not the RV itself:) I posted on the Uship site as RayIn suggested and have received dozens of quotes all within a couple hundred dollars of each other. This will be a one...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-06-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By MW22r
Thanks for the replies guys. Looks like once you...

Thanks for the replies guys. Looks like once you hit columbus you could go over to Perry, Cordele or Tifton. My gps says the shortest route is direct to Perry which puts you on I-75 south fairly...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-02-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By MW22r
Agree with RKins. At Montgomery, AL consider...

Agree with RKins. At Montgomery, AL consider heading east to Columbus, Georgia and then over to Perry, Georgia( at I-75). Closest I-65 and I-75 come together. Avoids Chattanooga, Atlanta and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-01-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By MW22r
Auto Transport Companies

Any recommendations for snowbird transport from midwest to florida? Thanks.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-28-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By MW22r
Montgomery-Tifton Route 82

How is this road between Montgomery, Alabama and Tifton, Georgia? Coming to Florida the 3rd week of November from SW Michigan and would like to stay on I-65 as far south as possible to avoid...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-24-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By MW22r
:flowers:Welcome Jim Wise....If you encounter or...

:flowers:Welcome Jim Wise....If you encounter or are aware of any good RV parks in and around the Arvada area be sure to let us know. Other than the city park in Golden, options are pretty limited...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-22-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By MW22r
After a few phone calls I got it figured out....

After a few phone calls I got it figured out. There is a panel face(with 2 screws) and the push button for the engine battery boost. The plug is behind this removable panel. Makes sense in retrospect...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-22-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By MW22r
I have studied page 32 and for the life of me I...

I have studied page 32 and for the life of me I cant figure out exactly what I am looking at? Am I looking as if I have the dashboard taken off? I have no clue what the "cup" in the dash above and to...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-22-2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By MW22r
:bow:Thanks. I never knew such a thing as a Body...

:bow:Thanks. I never knew such a thing as a Body Builders Guide existed! Now all I need is for you to come and hook it up....
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-21-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By MW22r
Electric Tow Dolly Brake Controller

I have a 2019 Winnebago Minnie Winnie 22r. Below and to the left of the steering column is some sort of plug. Anyone know if this is for a brake controller or what its purpose is for? Thanks.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-18-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By MW22r
Surge and Electric Brake Question

I have a 2019 Winnebago Minnie Winnie with a GVWR of 11,500# and a GVCW of 18,500#..My owners manual says to not use surge brakes on a tow dolly as it may damage the hitch? I was leaning toward surge...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-16-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By MW22r
Florida in morse code for rk911:). Just having a...

Florida in morse code for rk911:). Just having a little fun....Atlanta traffic is congested and very slow for the most part. Chattanooga is just plain scary with all the trucks flying up and down the...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-16-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By MW22r
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Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-16-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By MW22r
Nashville(I-24) to I-75 Southbound

Any suggestions on how to bypass Chattanooga? Coming from Michigan via I-65 to Nashville and picking up I-24. Have always gone around Chattanooga to I-75 but would like to avoid that route if...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-14-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 360
Posted By MW22r
Thanks guys. The more I search the more I am...

Thanks guys. The more I search the more I am finding out that you are absolutely correct. You would think these small dealerships would do everything possible to make a sale...NOT I will keep...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-12-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 360
Posted By MW22r
Cherokee Active Drive II option

I live in podunk and the area dealers tell me that the Jeep Cherokee ADII system is only available on the Cherokee Trailhawk? I can not find out the answer to this online and with any of the Jeep...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-07-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By MW22r
Agree. Anxious to hear the performance. I chose...

Agree. Anxious to hear the performance. I chose the other system due to the fact that I did not want to put holes in my roof and this allowed for a non-permanent fix that I could use when I needed...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-06-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By MW22r
Agree with Camper 25. Check out Techno RV as they...

Agree with Camper 25. Check out Techno RV as they have a suction cup mount that will extend the antenna at least 4' about the top of your RV for line of sight reception....
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-02-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,999
Posted By MW22r
Just curious as I am entertaining a class B. Do...

Just curious as I am entertaining a class B. Do you think the smaller class B's are more stealth and less likely to attract attention?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-30-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By MW22r
Adjusted my rearview camera from the back of the...

Adjusted my rearview camera from the back of the coach. When I bought new it was pointed toward the bike rack. Simple adjustment and now I have a view of the traffic behind me. Dont pull a toad. Am...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-06-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,230
Posted By MW22r
I am the OP and after 88 replies, I'm not...

I am the OP and after 88 replies, I'm not touching anything! Electric company has been called and will be looking at the situation next week. Never expected this post to generate so much interest...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-30-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By MW22r
Recreation Plantation Lady Lake Florida

Anyone have experience staying here in a motorhome? Many park models. Great location close to villages. Avid bicycle riders......can you ride to Lake Sumpter in the Villages?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-23-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,230
Posted By MW22r
As best as i can measure, the droop is 12' at its...

As best as i can measure, the droop is 12' at its lowest point. My RV height is 11' so I think if I need to I will just lift up a couple of inches with wood or pvc as suggested. Electricity scares...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-23-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,230
Posted By MW22r
Overhead Power Lines

I want to move RV to backyard. Residential power lines are suppose to have a minimum clearance of 12'. Any suggestions as to how to temporarily raise the lines ie wooden poles etc.? Power company...
Forum: Texas Boomers 07-14-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,974
Posted By MW22r
Forgive my intrusion but I think Cassie must have...

Forgive my intrusion but I think Cassie must have been a wonderful lady and lucky to have so many close friends. You all seem to have a great group and I am envious....Bob in Michigan
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-07-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,307
Posted By MW22r
Wrong link to Tee Pee CG listed above....

Wrong link to Tee Pee CG listed above....
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-07-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,307
Posted By MW22r
Last summer we stayed at Tee Pee campground....

Last summer we stayed at Tee Pee campground. Almost walking distance to the Schepler ferries but the shuttle will also pick you up(free)....took our bikes also. Great location for Mackinac island.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-07-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By MW22r
I suspect a lot of folks will be doing the same....

I suspect a lot of folks will be doing the same. As an aside, I got my general license when I was 13 in 1961 with the call sign K8BRH. Let it lapse when I was in college. Big mistake. I am sure the...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-07-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 785
Posted By MW22r
Dont know your route but a shortcut from western...

Dont know your route but a shortcut from western michigan to manitowoc wisconsin is the ss badger car ferry.About a 4hr trip across lake michigan....
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-07-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By MW22r
Making Winter Reservations

Does it even make sense this year with the potential to lose deposits:confused:My wife wants to wait and potentially "wing it"...I am afraid by waiting I will end up with nothing...Have you made...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-24-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,300
Posted By MW22r
Disappointing

I find all this very disappointing. We have had our coach for only 1 1/2 years but I am finding that some of the expectations and fun we had anticipated is being lost to the difficulty in finding...
Forum: Sprinter Chassis Forum 06-17-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By MW22r
I have the standard 4" metal bumper on my Minnie...

I have the standard 4" metal bumper on my Minnie Winnie. The Rhino Flex fittings do not fit due to the way it is bolted on and the bolt juts out just enough into the tube to block the fittings from...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-16-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By MW22r
Currently only the 2 co-owners have access via...

Currently only the 2 co-owners have access via keypad. I have stored with them in the winter. During the winter months they have 550 RV's,boats and cars in the warehouse. There is a 2 week period...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-16-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By MW22r
Inside Storage- Cons?

OK. I have posted about my terrible neighbor and my outside storage area being broken into and having 10 catalytic converters stolen. I have found inside storage and I know this may sound like a dumb...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-14-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 595
Posted By MW22r
Catalytic Converter Theft

In my supposedly rented secure storage facility 10 catalytic converters were stolen off motorhomes last night. Luckily mine wasnt but I was met by the police and other owners today as the storage...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-12-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 16,855
Posted By MW22r
Yikes!!!!! I am the OP and had no clue I would...

Yikes!!!!! I am the OP and had no clue I would create such a monster. Here is what I have learned after 10 pages and 133 posts:
1. HOA's are bad.
2. Find,borrow or rent an offsite location to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-06-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 16,855
Posted By MW22r
Terrible Neighbor

I have an HOA which prevents obvious storage of my motorhome in my driveway. However, even when I bring it home for a day or two to wash and basic maintenance she complains. Says she feels like she...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-26-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 909
Posted By MW22r
Thanks guys for all your feedback. Much...

Thanks guys for all your feedback. Much appreciated....bob
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 05-25-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,499
Posted By MW22r
Waxing Cab Over

I am 5'7" and even with a 6' or 8' ladder I cannot wax the middle half of the cab over my Minnie Winnie. Can get both corners but thats about it. Open to suggestions and ideas? Thanks...bob :)
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-20-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 909
Posted By MW22r
Roof Cleaner

Any safe, non-slippery recommendations for cleaning the fiberglass roof on our coaches?....Thanks.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-03-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 17,420
Posted By MW22r
We were at the FMCA rally in Perry, Georgia last...

We were at the FMCA rally in Perry, Georgia last year and the guy in the coach behind us had left to go to a couple of seminars. Well, 75 gallons of water flooded his coach and the area all around...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-26-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By MW22r
2013 Ford Fiesta

Ford just settled a class action lawsuit against the PowerShift" automatic" transmission in the fiesta and focus. Have a great opportunity for a 2013 fiesta as a toad and it has the pure "manual"...
Forum: Just Conversation 04-19-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,581
Posted By MW22r
He was full of gold.......

He was full of gold.......
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-14-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,186
Posted By MW22r
Great little unit and extremely well built. Works...

Great little unit and extremely well built. Works great off coach battery with engine running. Frankly, I overbought for my small Winnebago Minnie Winnie 22r with 65psi in the tires. I would probably...
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