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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-09-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Hwh series 200 leveler problem

I might have fixed it. Checked the wires in the connectors inside the box. Two of the ones in the yellow connector were loose. Seated them in the connector.
The solder on the on switch looked...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2017, 07:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I will try that tomorrow.

I will try that tomorrow.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I did notice today, that if I press the "on"...

I did notice today, that if I press the "on" button repeatedly... Rapidly, it would come on. Thinking of retouching the solder connections. I am good with a soldering iron.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Ok, I will try cleaning every connection I can...

Ok, I will try cleaning every connection I can reach. The one on the brake is in a very difficult position. But, I will give it a try.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-06-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Help help help

Help help help
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-05-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-05-2017, 05:37 PM
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Views: 2,554
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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-05-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-05-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Mine has separate box. I will post photo later. ...

Mine has separate box. I will post photo later. It seems very intermittent now. I need to determine if it is the circuit board or a wonky wire/connection.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-03-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Mine has the separate light box. I went out...

Mine has the separate light box.

I went out today to try and test things... However, today it worked. What is the likelihood that the circuit board in the light box is flakey? How can I verify?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I am not sure the exact system, but I believe it...

I am not sure the exact system, but I believe it is series 200
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-30-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I will be heading home tomorrow. I will try to...

I will be heading home tomorrow. I will try to dig through it this weekend.
I have 12v at the button box.
I have good ground at pin 9 on the big connector in the button box.
I have ground at the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-30-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I don't have a service manual. I need to find...

I don't have a service manual. I need to find one.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-27-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
I'll give that a try tomorrow,, it is dark now. I...

I'll give that a try tomorrow,, it is dark now. I blocked up some cribbing and use some bottle jacks for tonight
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-27-2017, 06:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,554
Posted By Virago-Rider
Hwh series 200 leveler problem

Thor Windsport 33sl 1998

Yesterday, leveler a worked fine. Today, got on site in Branson. Key on, park brake set... Park brake light on on dash. However, no lights on leveler box. Fuse good....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-02-2016, 08:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Took a trip to Branson this week.. Ran the...

Took a trip to Branson this week.. Ran the generator on the road for 5 hours with 1ac . It ran with no issues.

Without a strong transmission Jack and some extra hands, I can't get the carb...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-25-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,953
Posted By Virago-Rider
I use laminated wood blocks... Drilled a hole in...

I use laminated wood blocks... Drilled a hole in one side so I can use my awning hook tool thing to place and retrieve them.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-25-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
I think I'm going to call it functioning... ...

I think I'm going to call it functioning...

Tested it daily for an hour with 1ac and a fan.. Showing 127VAC.

we will see if it stays fixed. I can't pull the generator without serious...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-18-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Managed to get the altitude knob off...

Managed to get the altitude knob off seccessfully. Turned it a small bit toward lower elevation side.... So, now I am below sea level.....

Generator is running much better.

The idle adjustment...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-16-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
I will send email #4 to them and see 🚌🚍🚌 ...

I will send email #4 to them and see


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2 - RV Forum
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-16-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
I have gotten nowhere on Google.. The plugs...

I have gotten nowhere on Google..

The plugs show the gen is running very lean.

If I carefully reach my fingers around and pull on a little choke, it runs much better.

Altitude adjustment...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-13-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Onan generator fuel pump question

Thanks for all the replays, keep them coming.

The gas is not old, and I have never let the gen just set. I exercise it 1 hour minimum with load every two weeks.

I haven't yet been successful...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-13-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Onan generator fuel pump question

Fired up today, RPMs not stable. Governor linking constantly moving....

Removed carb bowl, clean.... No varnish, no debris.

Reinstalled bowl. Removed gas line, filled bowl with sea foam....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-12-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Can't fully access the entire governor linkage...

Can't fully access the entire governor linkage due to the brilliant way the generator is mounted... However did manage to get some wd-40 to the end joints that I could see. Ran it for 45 mi Utes...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-11-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Change oil and fuel filter every 6 months. ...

Change oil and fuel filter every 6 months.

New spark plugs yearly. .... Changed them with this mess, just to be sure.

Exercise it for an hour under load twice a month.

100% real gas, no...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-11-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Onan generator fuel pump question

Fuel is less than one month old 100% gas... No ethanol...

I treat every other tankful with Lucas ... Helps on fuel mileage a bit.

I have an inline filter just before the fuel pump... And I...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-11-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Onan generator fuel pump question

Update...

Changed nothing from two days ago...



Ok.... Got in from work, went out to the camper. Turned on batteries, fired up the generator... Stumbled and sputtered for a minute or so....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-11-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
It is rough starting... But, once started it will...

It is rough starting... But, once started it will run stable with no load


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-10-2016, 09:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
I have a video, but can't seem to attach it to...

I have a video, but can't seem to attach it to the message




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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-10-2016, 08:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
No, with load. I exercise the gen 1 hour...

No, with load.

I exercise the gen 1 hour under load twice a month... Itwas working fine until one day.....

It would only run while start button was pressed... After several dialogues with...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-10-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
And, yes, new spark plugs. From what I am able...

And, yes, new spark plugs.
From what I am able to find, being a BGE spec N it has electronic ignition rather than points. However, it does have a condenser.... So that is a bit confusing.


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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-10-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
I have an inline filter before the pump and have...

I have an inline filter before the pump and have bypassed the original pump and filter.....

Apparently previous owner had drilled out the original filter as you can see all the way through it.
...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-09-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 948
Posted By Virago-Rider
How to measure the resistance of brushes and slip...

How to measure the resistance of brushes and slip rings?


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-09-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
The generator only has 310 hours on it. ...

The generator only has 310 hours on it.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2 - RV Forum
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-09-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,634
Posted By Virago-Rider
Onan generator fuel pump question

Onan BGE spec N.
Genset 5000

3/4 tank of fuel
New oil and filter
New flight systems control board
New fuel pump


The question is primarily about the fuel pump. Because of the almost...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-03-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,683
Posted By Virago-Rider
Had similar problem. It was bad sensor on top of...

Had similar problem. It was bad sensor on top of one leveler. A bit of a pain to change, but not impossible. Changed it without removing the leveling Jack.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-24-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 69,556
Posted By Virago-Rider
No more updates?? 🚌🚍🚌 1998 Thor...

No more updates??


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2 - RV Forum
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-24-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 46,208
Posted By Virago-Rider
They also priced Michelin XLT MS2. Double the...

They also priced Michelin XLT MS2. Double the cost.... We have Mich on the camper now.. I have been happy with them. I had not heard of the Crossfire tires, so I was curious.


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1998 Thor...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-24-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 46,208
Posted By Virago-Rider
Crosswind tires. Yes or no?

Time for tires for our baby.... The local tire shop has Crosswind tires. I have not heard of this brand. Anyone using it? Are they good, bad....?

Our size is 235/85R16


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1998...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 02-09-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By Virago-Rider
An old TT I used to have. The roof AC went out. I...

An old TT I used to have. The roof AC went out. I reinforced the area just behind the roof hole and mounted a small window unit I got at Walmart on top. Made a curved bit of ducts forever the cold...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-27-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 69,556
Posted By Virago-Rider
All thumbs up 🚌🚍🚌 1998 Thor Windsport...

All thumbs up


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2 - RV Forum
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 01-11-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 836
Posted By Virago-Rider
Cleaning holding tank with ice -- video

https://youtu.be/iH6acEmqvcw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iH6acEmqvcw


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-01-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,286
Posted By Virago-Rider
It's really not that difficult to do the...

It's really not that difficult to do the maintenance. If you have health issues that would make it difficult, there might be a high school student that is interested in cars.... I do 90% of the...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-18-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By Virago-Rider
I have Cricket. Unlimited talk, text and data...

I have Cricket. Unlimited talk, text and data $35 a month with automatic payments or $40 a month if you prefer to take payment into a cricket store.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-19-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,228
Posted By Virago-Rider
How does someone know if they have obdii or some...

How does someone know if they have obdii or some other connection? Is the connector labeled?


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,684
Posted By Virago-Rider
I'm not so fancy... I just use a coffee cup. ...

I'm not so fancy... I just use a coffee cup. I've got no one to impress.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,419
Posted By Virago-Rider
I always put the jacks down first. I just need...

I always put the jacks down first. I just need to find a way to get the room back to where it belongs.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,419
Posted By Virago-Rider
I will be taking a stab at it this week. If I...

I will be taking a stab at it this week. If I see someone strange, I will post photos.


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700
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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,419
Posted By Virago-Rider
Am I the only one with a slide room that has...

Am I the only one with a slide room that has shifted?


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1998 Thor Windsport 33SL on 1997 F53 chassis.
2007 Chevy Uplander TOAD.
1985 Yamaha Virago XV700

Sent from my iPad2 using iRV2 -...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-02-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,419
Posted By Virago-Rider
I emailed Thor... They said they don't have...

I emailed Thor... They said they don't have support information for a unit this old. I emailed Lipert, no response other than the auto reply year says they will get back to me in 24 hours... That was...
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