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Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-05-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By rgreen45
I think we might. Thank you.

I think we might. Thank you.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-02-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By rgreen45
UFO nogo. ABS issue

At the dealership where I work we have a 2008 Winnebago Destination on an R26 "UFO" platform. It has an ABS problem that we don't have the equipment to diagnose. It needs to go to someone else but we...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-14-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,990
Posted By rgreen45
The furnace almost always blows "down" into the...

The furnace almost always blows "down" into the duct work so stuff spilled into registers couldn't get into the furnace. Adding screen can restrict airflow causing the unit to overheat and trip the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-14-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,875
Posted By rgreen45
I work for a Forest River dealer. Their build...

I work for a Forest River dealer. Their build quality is bad. I'd strongly suggest looking at another brand.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-14-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,131
Posted By rgreen45
I work in the service department of an RV...

I work in the service department of an RV dealership. We sell Forest River and Heartland. I wouldn't buy either of these. Jayco seems to have the best initial build quality but I can't attest to...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-14-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,131
Posted By rgreen45
Don't buy Grand Design. Very low quality.

Don't buy Grand Design. Very low quality.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-29-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,422
Posted By rgreen45
If you also have a connection that is labeled...

If you also have a connection that is labeled winterize, you would hook a piece of hose to it and suck winterizing fluid from jugs with the water pump. Before you do however (as Tony Lee mentioned)...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-29-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,422
Posted By rgreen45
Water pump suction for winterizing and a water...

Water pump suction for winterizing and a water heater bypass are two separate functions. Indeed we need a bit more info from the OP.

The water heater must be bypassed when winterizing or it will...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-29-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,504
Posted By rgreen45
Just make sure that what you buy doesn't have...

Just make sure that what you buy doesn't have water damage (roof, slide floors, etc.). The appliances (fridge, w/h, etc.) can be replaced for far less than a new roof and slide room floors. The $6500...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-29-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By rgreen45
It could be anywhere. The manufacturers seem to...

It could be anywhere. The manufacturers seem to love hiding them.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-29-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,958
Posted By rgreen45
Get this one. Trailer King Pin Lock (Eagle King...

Get this one.
Trailer King Pin Lock (Eagle King Pin Lock) Keyed Alike :: LockitKing.com...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-27-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,314
Posted By rgreen45
Those check valves are good about coming apart.

Those check valves are good about coming apart.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-27-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,314
Posted By rgreen45
No water flow or no hot water? Check for bypass...

No water flow or no hot water? Check for bypass valves (used when winterizing).

There's no pressure/flow switches unless it's an "on demand" unit.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-25-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By rgreen45
If you pull the square cover off the thermostats,...

If you pull the square cover off the thermostats, the pair on the right are 12v and on the left is the 120v. If you have/use a volt meter, verify power in and out of the 12v (right side) thermostats.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-25-2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By rgreen45
Depends on if it's the light in the switch or the...

Depends on if it's the light in the switch or the light beside the switch that is associated to proper ignition.

Walt Bennett's advice is good. You can likely self-diagnose this and save road...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-24-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,228
Posted By rgreen45
I work for an RV dealer. Forest River trailers is...

I work for an RV dealer. Forest River trailers is our primary line but we recently added Heartland. I always thought FR's quality control was bad but Heartland is even worse. We always do a detailed...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-24-2017, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By rgreen45
OpenAir, your picture appears to show the low...

OpenAir, your picture appears to show the low point drain for the hot water circuit and the fresh water vent/overflow.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-17-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,267
Posted By rgreen45
Did you work with customer service or technical...

Did you work with customer service or technical support? The 2 techs I've spoken with so far are simply reading from the troubleshooting guide I have that says "repair damaged/shorted wiring". Since...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-17-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,267
Posted By rgreen45
I found the main control box in the front...

I found the main control box in the front basement compartment and went through the procedure that MtnTrek linked. No help. It isn't an issue now but when this traile
r needs to be moved the jacks...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-12-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,267
Posted By rgreen45
LCI 5th wheel leveling problem.

Gang,

I'm working on a 2011 Heartland Landmark 5th wheel trailer. The LCI Electronic Leveling is beeping and shows "Error = External Sensor". That should be the rear sensor but I don't know where...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-21-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 754
Posted By rgreen45
I found it. Bedroom closet. As usual, when I...

I found it. Bedroom closet. As usual, when I think I've searched everywhere, there's always one spot I missed.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-21-2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 754
Posted By rgreen45
Landmark Antenna Booster

I'm working on a Landmark Key Largo model 5th wheel and I can't find the antenna boost switch. The living room TV is in a roadside slide room and the bedroom TV is on the curbside wall. Antenna crank...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-29-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,650
Posted By rgreen45
I found the tank/pump assy. The noise I'm hearing...

I found the tank/pump assy. The noise I'm hearing is the pump. When you turn on the switch, the pump runs but I don't hear the vacuum pump running. I printed an alleged manual from Dometic but it...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-29-2017, 06:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,332
Posted By rgreen45
There is usually a GFI outlet in the lavy and the...

There is usually a GFI outlet in the lavy and the kitchen. Reset them and test with a lamp, fan, hair dryer, etc. Also, check your inverter for a tripped breaker as that circuit often runs through...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-28-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,650
Posted By rgreen45
When the switch is on, I hear an intermittent...

When the switch is on, I hear an intermittent noise. It's hard to describe the sound but it's there.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-27-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,650
Posted By rgreen45
I found the on/off switch and turned it on. The...

I found the on/off switch and turned it on. The red light came on, then went to green, back to red. There is vacuum when you flush but I can't get the green light on. The toilet is right over the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-26-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,650
Posted By rgreen45
Hi gang, I'm working on the vacuflush on a 2008...

Hi gang, I'm working on the vacuflush on a 2008 Bounder, 38P model. I have no lights on the panel in the bathroom. I found a breaker labeled "main power to vacuflush" and it's good. I can't find the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-08-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By rgreen45
If the unit has a winterizing line make sure the...

If the unit has a winterizing line make sure the valve is set to pull from the fresh tank. Open the P&T on the water heater until it fills, then snap it shut.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-08-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,134
Posted By rgreen45
Do you have a rear kitchen or bathroom? Dual...

Do you have a rear kitchen or bathroom? Dual reservoirs are usually area specific. Some units have an upstairs bath as well as a rear bathroom and it will have a separate tank.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-08-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,446
Posted By rgreen45
On the BAL slides, keep a close eye on the...

On the BAL slides, keep a close eye on the cables. Replacement is far easier when you catch them before several strands break and ball up in the mechanism.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-20-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,933
Posted By rgreen45
Thank you for the input folks!

Thank you for the input folks!
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-10-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,933
Posted By rgreen45
Need help with Allegro charge solenoid.

Hi gang ... I'm working on a 2011 Allegro Red and the owner says the house batteries aren't charging while driving. In the right rear compartment, behind a plexiglass plate, is a charge solenoid. It...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-29-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,097
Posted By rgreen45
Mike, thank you very much for your reply. When I...

Mike, thank you very much for your reply. When I replaced the controller a couple months ago the pin switch (full closure) was functioning properly. I'll certainly check it again though. That room...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-28-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,097
Posted By rgreen45
Slide Room Problem

I'm working on a 2008 Thor Mandalay with a full wall slide curbside. About 2 months ago the slide was totally inop and I replaced the controller. It's Equilizer part number is 00-10022-000. The slide...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-23-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 552
Posted By rgreen45
Slide Room Problem "HR"

Hi gang. I'm working with a 2012 HR Ambassador. It has a full wall cable driven slide on road side and 2 small slides on curb side. The front curbside slide is a dual motor gear driven system. The...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-02-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 574
Posted By rgreen45
2010 Allegro RED Antenna R&R

I have a customer with an Allegro RED and the Triplevision rotator antenna that no longer works. In researching a replacement (original is no longer available), my 2 best choices seem to be the...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-28-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,179
Posted By rgreen45
Thank you very much for that info. the...

Thank you very much for that info. the WineguardRayzer will screw on where the old one came off and no entry into living space is required? Are there any controllers it uses from the old antenna...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 06-27-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,179
Posted By rgreen45
Roger, I have a customer with a 2010 Open Road...

Roger, I have a customer with a 2010 Open Road Red and his rotator OTA antenna has quit. At work I replace one on a 2009 Phaeton with a similar looking Roadking (or whatever) but it didn't rotate....
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-16-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 725
Posted By rgreen45
Opening either door brings on the lights at the...

Opening either door brings on the lights at the drivers door but not passenger door.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-15-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 725
Posted By rgreen45
Entry lights on step/fuel tank inop.

At work we have a big class C on a Freightliner conv cab chassis. The 4 lights around the passenger entry step/fuel tank don't work. The door switch is good as when you open the door you bring on the...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 01-27-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By rgreen45
Thank you gentlemen. Problem is, I can't find...

Thank you gentlemen. Problem is, I can't find that booster.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 01-27-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By rgreen45
No 12v to TV antenna

It's a 2006 Intrigue 530 with a Concord TV antenna. I'm assuming it's a boosted antenna like the Winegard and Jack are. I have no 12v on the coax to the roof and I can't find a switch in the house...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-09-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,290
Posted By rgreen45
Thank you! I tried that but it didn't "feel" like...

Thank you! I tried that but it didn't "feel" like it wanted to lift. I'll use a little more authority tomorrow!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-09-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,290
Posted By rgreen45
Alfa See Ya fuse boxes

I'm working on a 2005 See Ya on a Freightliner chassis. The dash radio and the LP detector have no power. I found a small fuse box in a compartment over the driver seat and a few fuses in boxes in a...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 632
Posted By rgreen45
An Atwood drain usually takes a 7/8" socket...

An Atwood drain usually takes a 7/8" socket whereas the Suburban anode rod requires the 1-1/16" size.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By rgreen45
Use tek screws and screw the brackets to the side...

Use tek screws and screw the brackets to the side of the fan assembly as opposed to adding holes to the roof.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,189
Posted By rgreen45
... including more expensive repairs etc. ...

... including more expensive repairs etc.

IMHO, it really depends on how many miles you plan to put on it. If you drive a few hundred (or thousand) miles once or twice a year, go gas. If you're...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,990
Posted By rgreen45
If a humble opinion from an RV tech matters, you...

If a humble opinion from an RV tech matters, you won't go wrong with a Winnebago. IMHO, they are at the top of the low end coaches as for minimal problems and easy to repair when problems do arise....
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 588
Posted By rgreen45
I work for an RV dealership and I've never seen...

I work for an RV dealership and I've never seen one, either in a coach or in our parts showroom. I gotta check the catalog!
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,292
Posted By rgreen45
Go to WMT or similar and buy a $5.00 volt meter....

Go to WMT or similar and buy a $5.00 volt meter. Your converter most likely puts out 13.6-14.0 volts. Check both battery banks.
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