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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-05-2022, 12:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,666
Posted By Monaco38
All the country's farming, manufacturing,...

All the country's farming, manufacturing, production, and supply chain depends on diesel, not windmills or fairy dust. There is currently no available alternative for diesel to produce and deliver...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-04-2022, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Monaco38
The black screen clip from All About Doors &...

The black screen clip from All About Doors & Windows looks very close. Had not found that supplier or that item in black. Found a couple of that type and size in colors other than black, or black...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-04-2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,666
Posted By Monaco38
Diesel Price

January 2020 paid $2.47 per gallon in the Northwest. Today Diesel topped $6.199 at our local Pilot/Flying J. May be limiting our travel plans this summer.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-04-2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Monaco38
Screen door screen retainer clips

Have several broken screen door screen retainer clips on our 2003 Monaco Camelot screen door. Having difficulty finding a direct replacement. Can locate the black rivets, but not the clips. They...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-30-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Monaco38
No cold air from Duo Therm A/C unit

Rear Duo Therm roof mounted A/C. Rear unit starts but does not blow cold air. Front unit Zone 1 works correctly, Rear unit Zone 2 when set to "cool" fan starts drawing about 5 amps. After normal...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 06-29-2021, 10:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By Monaco38
If I may add a question to this thread. Having a...

If I may add a question to this thread. Having a similar but different problem with my rear Duo Therm roof mounted A/C. Rear unit starts but does not blow cold air. Front unit Zone 1 works correctly,...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-12-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,895
Posted By Monaco38
Kwikee step repair Here is a link to a...

Kwikee step repair
Here is a link to a trouble shooting post I did last year following my problem with the Kwikee step that may be helpful. The video I posted in that thread shows how to test...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-08-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Monaco38
Thanks guys for confirming what I suspected that...

Thanks guys for confirming what I suspected that the trolleys were apparently installed on the track when the track was installed, and are not easily removed. Poor design. Should have had a gap for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-07-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Monaco38
Pocket Door Trolley

Need to replace one of the pocket door trolleys. Have found a lot of information about releasing the trolley from the top of the door, but can find nothing about removing the trolley from the track....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-07-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,779
Posted By Monaco38
Kwikee step repair

Here is a link to a trouble shooting post I did last year following my problem with the Kwikee step that may be helpful.

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f258/kwikee-step-repair-301157.html
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-03-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 778
Posted By Monaco38
Chrome Trim Replacement

The chrome style trim across the front of our Monaco had completely come apart and looked ugly. For others facing the same issue here is what I learned about removing and replacing this trim. The...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-02-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 1,612
Sticky: Mods to RVs
Views: 1,757,392
Posted By Monaco38
Chrome Trim Replacement

The chrome style trim across the front of our Monaco had completely come apart and looked ugly. The trim is flexible with a rubber interior and is attached to the surface with adhesive strips top and...
Forum: Cummins Engines 09-04-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,267
Posted By Monaco38
Thanks Jim. Yes I have seen that thread and that...

Thanks Jim. Yes I have seen that thread and that post...and still can't find the darned thing. Have been upside down through the closet floor access to the engine with LED flashlights, know it has...
Forum: Cummins Engines 09-04-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,267
Posted By Monaco38
Ambient air/barometric pressure sensor

Need to revisit a subject that has had some discussion previously on this forum regarding the location of the ambient air/barometric pressure sensor. I need to replace this sensor on our Cummins...
Forum: Cummins Engines 08-22-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,058
Posted By Monaco38
Would still like a get a definite confirmation...

Would still like a get a definite confirmation that what I am looking at is in fact an oil pressure sending unit for either the dash gauge or the ECM since if it is and it is disconnected that it...
Forum: Cummins Engines 08-21-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,058
Posted By Monaco38
Sender Unit Question

Motorhome is a 2003 Monaco Camelot with a Cummons 350 ISC. While upside down through the closet floor looking for the illusive ambient air/barometric pressure censor, (which I still have not...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 08-21-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,671
Posted By Monaco38
Camping with 4 labs

We camp with 4 labs in our motorhome and use an x-pen and coolaroo cots for them. Chains and cable tie-outs get so tangled up and this has worked great for us.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,753
Posted By Monaco38
Thinking it might not be a bad idea to pick up a...

Thinking it might not be a bad idea to pick up a spare step motor and have it on hand when this one dies, or just replace it in the near future. Though it ran in both directions when battery tested...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-24-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,753
Posted By Monaco38
Kwikee Step Repair

Had left the Kwikee step on our motorhome extended after returning from a recent outing. Went to move the coach and the step remained extended with the ignition switch on. It should have retracted...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-27-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By Monaco38
Here is what I found when I took our steering...

Here is what I found when I took our steering column cover shroud off.

The first image shows the tape wrapped wiring harness that caught on the lower bolt head when extending the steering column...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-26-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By Monaco38
Do you have an adjustable steering wheel. If...

Do you have an adjustable steering wheel. If bulbs and flasher unit is not the problem there is a possibility if you have an adjustable steering wheel the wiring harness can bind and break a...
Forum: Full-Timers 11-04-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,661
Posted By Monaco38
Don, a follow up to my original post and tie in...

Don, a follow up to my original post and tie in with MandG-Fun's post above. My current insurance coverage is written with Allied through Farm & City Insurance Services in Iowa. Am an FMCA member but...
Forum: Full-Timers 11-03-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,661
Posted By Monaco38
May I suggest you also check out Farm & City...

May I suggest you also check out Farm & City Insurance Services, Forest City, IA., 800-331-1520. They are a broker agency very knowledgeable in writing/placing RV policies. Previously recommended by...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-24-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 19,377
Posted By Monaco38
There is no financial justification...unless you...

There is no financial justification...unless you maybe have a traveling business. My tax accountant pointed out it was not a wise financial move...after we bought our MH. For him everything is a...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-29-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,362
Posted By Monaco38
Have been dealing with this same problem on our...

Have been dealing with this same problem on our Norcold 4 dr fridge for awhile. Each outing in seemed to get progressively worse to the point it was going off in the middle of the night. Had heard...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-28-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,412
Posted By Monaco38
Shower faucet replacement

Looking for a replacement for our gold/brass colored shower faucet (not a combination shower/bath faucet) for our 2002 build, 2003 Camelot. Can find white and chrome but not the gold colored. Would...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-13-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,979
Posted By Monaco38
I also carry a 50' 1/2" rubber air hose and a...

I also carry a 50' 1/2" rubber air hose and a shorter 3/8" coil air hose, both with 1/4 male/female industrial quick connects, along with the collection of accessories shown in the pictures; tire...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-10-2013, 03:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,442
Posted By Monaco38
First, welcome to iRV2! :greetings10: Don't...

First, welcome to iRV2! :greetings10: Don't think you will find 40' to be an issue or create limitations. At 38' we have not experienced any real issues at any of the state parks or camp grounds...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-01-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By Monaco38
Dah!!! :facepalm: You both got it. Can't...

Dah!!! :facepalm: You both got it. Can't believe I didn't figure that one out. Was looking at the thermostat and not the cover! The picture told the story, and thanks Radarman for the calibration...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-01-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By Monaco38
Kitchen Ceiling Fan Thermostat

Backed into the wall thermostat cover for the kitchen ceiling fan, knocked the cover off and a small spiral thermostat piece fell out or broke off. :nonono: Cannot for the life of me figure out...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-27-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,358
Posted By Monaco38
You don't want to use a fogger or poison. You...

You don't want to use a fogger or poison. You don't want the critters dying in some crevice with the resulting decaying odor. :nonono:

Entice them out in the open and get them with a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-27-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,188
Posted By Monaco38
Welcome to the forum, and congratulations on your...

Welcome to the forum, and congratulations on your 'new' Monaco DB :thumb:

Following up on a lot of the suggestions provided here with the videos and Lazy Days instruction I am sure this tip will...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-22-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,716
Posted By Monaco38
Dave, Bill's Tavern and Brewhouse is also on the...

Dave, Bill's Tavern and Brewhouse is also on the top of our list, and another eatery I would highly recommend. Bill's Tavern and Brewhouse: Cannon Beach, Oregon...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-21-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,716
Posted By Monaco38
If you have not finalized all of your layover...

If you have not finalized all of your layover plans you might take a look at Cannon Beach RV Resort. https://https://www.cbrvresort.com/ (https://http//www.cbrvresort.com/) It is one of our favorite...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-21-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,716
Posted By Monaco38
Drive semi. Going over Snoqualmie Pass to Yakima...

Drive semi. Going over Snoqualmie Pass to Yakima and back tonight with a set of doubles. WSDOT is currently reporting bare and wet with occasional light snow. Cameras currently show bare and dry. ...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-16-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,286
Posted By Monaco38
Can u say TPMS??

Can u say TPMS??
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-15-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,716
Posted By Monaco38
DaveAK x2. We live in Olympia and have...

DaveAK x2.

We live in Olympia and have traveled a number of years each summer between Olympia and the Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach area. US30 from Astoria to the Lewis and Clark Bridge at...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-29-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,032
Posted By Monaco38
Glad you found the fuse and were able to trace...

Glad you found the fuse and were able to trace down the problem. :) I knew there had to be a fuse or fuses on the turn signal circuit somewhere. Where was it? Was it hidden or just hidden in plain...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-26-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,032
Posted By Monaco38
Saw your original post on my recent thread on...

Saw your original post on my recent thread on this same problem, but found your new thread so will post reply here. On that post you indicated you had not found a fuse for the turn signal circuit....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,731
Posted By Monaco38
Fortunately ours is on a slide and it could be...

Fortunately ours is on a slide and it could be any easy work-around, if only temporarily.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,731
Posted By Monaco38
We pulled and looked at all three of those fuses,...

We pulled and looked at all three of those fuses, but didn't know what each controlled. All looked ok, but now that you have highlighted that one of those fuses is to the glow plugs, I am going to...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,731
Posted By Monaco38
$750 ~ $1500, ouch!! The retired diesel mechanic...

$750 ~ $1500, ouch!! The retired diesel mechanic who helped me diagnose the problem last week at the campground suggested a simple work-a-round by wiring the glow plugs to a 12v hot lead through a...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,731
Posted By Monaco38
Didn't think to check for voltage at the glow...

Didn't think to check for voltage at the glow plugs holding the start/stop switch in the stop position while we had the top panel off and access to the engine. Only checked it in the start cycle. ...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,731
Posted By Monaco38
Another Onan Generator Issue

Have a Onan Quite Diesel 7500 genset, model HDKAJ. It has been very hard to start since we bought the MH in 2009. Had previously serviced the genset, new fuel filter, and air filter, changed oil and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-29-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,046
Posted By Monaco38
Frowned on in the state of Washington. :nonono: ...

Frowned on in the state of Washington. :nonono: See link to previous thread. State trooper pulled this one over. Can only imagine how the conversation went.
...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-24-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,338
Posted By Monaco38
The lower bolt seen in the bottom picture of the...

The lower bolt seen in the bottom picture of the earlier post above was the culprit shown before additional slack in the wiring harness was provided.

Also found the flasher units and turn signal...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-23-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,338
Posted By Monaco38
Up Date: Removed the steering column shrouds...

Up Date: Removed the steering column shrouds today and tackled the turn signal flasher problem. Sure enough the adjustable steering column was the culprit! The wiring harness to the steering wheel...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-19-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,338
Posted By Monaco38
Jim, you may be pointing me in the right...

Jim, you may be pointing me in the right direction after all. :) Spoke with someone at an RV place in town and when I described the problem the first thing he asked was, did the MH have an...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-19-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,338
Posted By Monaco38
Ok, What do you know that I don't know?? When we...

Ok, What do you know that I don't know?? When we were camping I had moved the adjustable steering wheel full forward to get it out of the way (Don't know that I had ever done that before) Moved it...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-19-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,338
Posted By Monaco38
Yes. Haven't found any other electrical systems...

Yes. Haven't found any other electrical systems that are being affected. Suspected this and checked marker lights, brake lights, dash lights, headlights high and low beam, fog lights, A/C blower,...
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