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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions Yesterday, 08:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 598
Posted By sbleiweiss
Personally, even at 2-3 days, we would want full...

Personally, even at 2-3 days, we would want full hook ups at site.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 439
Posted By sbleiweiss
The one time we carried something breakable on...

The one time we carried something breakable on that center raised area we lined it with that non-skid stuff in rolls you cut to fit cabinets. It worked like a charm during a cross country trip....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-07-2021, 07:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 426
Posted By sbleiweiss
The ice doesn't work. It has been debunked and a...

The ice doesn't work. It has been debunked and a video is out there showing the testing of it. Most use a combination of dawn and water softener plus some driving around. Or you can buy Happy Camper...
Forum: Just Conversation 01-07-2021, 07:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 595
Posted By sbleiweiss
We watch westerns even though we know the...

We watch westerns even though we know the shootouts are fake. So why not wrestling?
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-06-2021, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 494
Posted By sbleiweiss
Don't know if you need/want this now, but there...

Don't know if you need/want this now, but there is a place in Cottonwood AZ that specializes in automotive electric issues. They work on motorhomes. They have been great the two times I have used...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-04-2021, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 401
Posted By sbleiweiss
Ours quit like that but it wasn't new like yours....

Ours quit like that but it wasn't new like yours. Our problem turned out to be a leak in the compressor. New compressor fixed the problem.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-04-2021, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By sbleiweiss
We had similar leak under kitchen sink. Had our...

We had similar leak under kitchen sink. Had our regular (residential) plumber fix. He said he would have to see it to see if he could deal with it, but after seeing he said it was just a 1/2 inch pex...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-04-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 559
Posted By sbleiweiss
We have a similar leak except the water shows up...

We have a similar leak except the water shows up on the surface of the inside wall next to the drivers seat. Don't know if any is inside the wallpaper or not but we have no bubble. According to NIRVC...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-04-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 462
Posted By sbleiweiss
Haven't read the first issue yet, but I don't...

Haven't read the first issue yet, but I don't know how you wouldn't have known MH mag was owned by Camping World. That footprint was all over MH mag too. I'm not happy they combined, but will read a...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-02-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,522
Posted By sbleiweiss
Bourbon is a kind of whiskey. Others are Scotch,...

Bourbon is a kind of whiskey. Others are Scotch, Rye, Canadian, Irish, etc. Jack Daniels is a bourbon like whiskey that can't call itself bourbon because KY only allows its products to be called...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-02-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,080
Posted By sbleiweiss
Exactly what I was thinking. I once got fleas in...

Exactly what I was thinking. I once got fleas in a Hampton Inn, but that is a story for another forum.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-01-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By sbleiweiss
Another (Different) Battery Charge Question

While driving with the genny running, which charges batteries, alternator or genny? I am just curious.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-31-2020, 04:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By sbleiweiss
Cost me about $1400 on a Ford V10.

Cost me about $1400 on a Ford V10.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-31-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 266
Posted By sbleiweiss
Would be nice though.

Would be nice though.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-26-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 289
Posted By sbleiweiss
Seems to me that you obviously have auto-start,...

Seems to me that you obviously have auto-start, but even that usually starts when house batteries get low, not just because you lose shore power. Were your house batteries low too?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-24-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 81
Posted By sbleiweiss
Alligning Cable Driven Large Slide

Our large slide is electric, cable driven. It has developed a slight misalignment. When out we can see about a half inch of light coming in at the top at one end. We can feel cold air at that spot...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-24-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By sbleiweiss
We had carpet added (on a new no carpet...

We had carpet added (on a new no carpet motorhome). Did it through the dealer, but they just used a regular, residential carpet store locally (not AZ). They matched the carpet on the slides...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-23-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 285
Posted By sbleiweiss
A tire shop got me longer valve stems (not...

A tire shop got me longer valve stems (not extensions) and they weren't expensive. Labor was more than parts.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-23-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,266
Posted By sbleiweiss
Thanks. You too!

Thanks. You too!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-21-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 488
Posted By sbleiweiss
Our older (6 years) TireMinder does what you are...

Our older (6 years) TireMinder does what you are looking for and works well on our 38 foot, six tire rig.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-21-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,266
Posted By sbleiweiss
AZ RVr beat me to it. Yup. Sanderson Ford. They...

AZ RVr beat me to it. Yup. Sanderson Ford. They also have hookups for staying overnight or the night before. We are in Sedona but love Payson. Actually make the drive over there for Macky's Grill...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-20-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,266
Posted By sbleiweiss
Agree. And there are some Ford dealers that work...

Agree. And there are some Ford dealers that work on class A motorhomes, but they are few and far between. I know of one in McHenry IL and one in Phoenix AZ, for example.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-18-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 735
Posted By sbleiweiss
Following.

Following.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-18-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 831
Posted By sbleiweiss
Why not longer valve stems instead of extensions?

Why not longer valve stems instead of extensions?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-17-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 941
Posted By sbleiweiss
we are very happy in a 38 footer. It reminds you...

we are very happy in a 38 footer. It reminds you of the saying, cocktails for 6, dinner for four, sleeps two.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 12-16-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,304
Posted By sbleiweiss
At Thanksgiving we took our first RV trip of the...

At Thanksgiving we took our first RV trip of the COVID era to see kids and grandkids. We actually had Tgiving dinner outside in CA with distancing. All of my kids were working remotely though, which...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-16-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 300
Posted By sbleiweiss
Even a straight stick will work on some toilet...

Even a straight stick will work on some toilet setups.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-14-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By sbleiweiss
I think NIRVC Atlanta does this.

I think NIRVC Atlanta does this.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-14-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By sbleiweiss
Don't you have to change the settings on your...

Don't you have to change the settings on your charger when you go from wet cell to AGM, and how is that possible when starting bat is one thing and house bats another?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-10-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 15,731
Posted By sbleiweiss
We stay at a campground in Redwood City CA that...

We stay at a campground in Redwood City CA that charges $25 to dump (for people not staying at the FHU park) and people line up to pay/use it. It is a gold mine.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-05-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 838
Posted By sbleiweiss
Rancho Sedona is a very nice park right in...

Rancho Sedona is a very nice park right in Sedona. You will need reservations far in advance for May. I agree with the go for it crowd.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-30-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 653
Posted By sbleiweiss
What happens if they get rained on?

What happens if they get rained on?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-30-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,973
Posted By sbleiweiss
Agree exactly.

Agree exactly.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 11-30-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3,438
Views: 553,796
Posted By sbleiweiss
Our 2014.5 had a Splendide combo installed by a...

Our 2014.5 had a Splendide combo installed by a dealer. Fits fine.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-29-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,862
Posted By sbleiweiss
We looked at new coaches about a year ago. Hated...

We looked at new coaches about a year ago. Hated the electronic control panels where you have to move from screen to screen to control what you want instead of good old buttons and switches. Would...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-28-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By sbleiweiss
HEFR Truck Service in Camp Verde. They work on...

HEFR Truck Service in Camp Verde. They work on both gas and diesel.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 11-26-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 755
Posted By sbleiweiss
Your BCC is under your dash? Mine is in the...

Your BCC is under your dash? Mine is in the engine compartment on my 2014.5 Challenger.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 398
Posted By sbleiweiss
Yes it wants to face south. But we have ours by...

Yes it wants to face south. But we have ours by the windshield and when driving direction is too far off of south (basically north) we turn it to face south. It picks up the signal through the roof...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-21-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By sbleiweiss
Ladder, tpms, better hoses (flexzilla or that...

Ladder, tpms, better hoses (flexzilla or that other brand), yellow bulbs or cover for patio light, rejex or rainex for windshield, extendable windshield washer/squeegee, air compressor.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 11-21-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,122
Posted By sbleiweiss
They are proposing to build one from scratch near...

They are proposing to build one from scratch near Sedona. I don't think it is apples to apples to compare prices where they supply the Airstream versus what we pay for a spot to park our own RV....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-19-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 631
Posted By sbleiweiss
Thinking out of the box here. You save on sales...

Thinking out of the box here. You save on sales tax when you trade in in many states. Be open to "trading" your coach to someone looking to get out of their stick and brick. Long shot but could work...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 11-19-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By sbleiweiss
I have replaced the TriMark entry door lock on...

I have replaced the TriMark entry door lock on our 2014.5, twice now. It is simple and TriMark sometimes will send the new one for free. If the plastic piece has broken it can jam and lock you in or...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 11-18-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 3,438
Views: 553,796
Posted By sbleiweiss
No, but Thor says it is operated through the BCC...

No, but Thor says it is operated through the BCC and I don't look forward to the contortions needed to get to the Ford fuse box you refer to.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 11-17-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3,438
Views: 553,796
Posted By sbleiweiss
Battery Control Center Access

I have what I think is a fuse problem located in the BCC. On my Challenger the BCC is in the engine compartment on the firewall way to the right behind the framework that the engine hood attaches...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 11-17-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 865
Posted By sbleiweiss
I don't do much public site camping, but I'll...

I don't do much public site camping, but I'll take a stab at this since no one else has yet. Yes, they are both public site reservation systems. But where you want to go probably only uses one or the...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-17-2020, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By sbleiweiss
I can't believe it is even an option. Should just...

I can't believe it is even an option. Should just be on there.
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 11-15-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 456
Posted By sbleiweiss
A good idea if buying used. Not needed if buying...

A good idea if buying used. Not needed if buying new. But if buying new I do suggest you buy from a dealer with good reputation for PDI, and then plan to stay onsite at least overnight and maybe...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-10-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,232
Posted By sbleiweiss
Some Ford dealers who don't otherwise service...

Some Ford dealers who don't otherwise service motorhomes will still change the oil. Check around your area. My local Ford dealer will change it for $60 including everything. Although I want Mobile 1...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 11-09-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 693
Posted By sbleiweiss
[QUOTE Tell me how long you kept your last...

[QUOTE
Tell me how long you kept your last vehicle. I bet it was only about 6 years.[/QUOTE]


We still have a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee (bought new) and a 2011 Subaru Forester (bought new). Also...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-09-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By sbleiweiss
As everyone has said, you are very nice to make...

As everyone has said, you are very nice to make the offer. I will be interested to see how your long term rentals work out. We had an "industrial condo" in Fox Lake (northern) IL for a few years when...
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