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Forum: Vintage RV's 07-07-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,625
Posted By Gilleshps
Thank you Bob P, I always like those older eagles...

Thank you Bob P, I always like those older eagles too. I still search for them in the early 90's.

That's the 8.3L cummins I believe? Great looking coach.

Yes the bags were firestone, and lots...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-07-2016, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,404
Posted By Gilleshps
I have the VIP211k also on dish and it does have...

I have the VIP211k also on dish and it does have a card.
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-07-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,625
Posted By Gilleshps
Not sure they can help you with the plate but...

Not sure they can help you with the plate but it's worth a shot. I bought my bags from Michigan truck spring for $100 ea and free shipping in 3 days. They look identical to yours, on my bus chassis. ...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-07-2016, 10:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,384
Posted By Gilleshps
I left Verizon in Jan 2016, ported to straight...

I left Verizon in Jan 2016, ported to straight talk on Verizon's towers, works just as good for a 3rd of the price. $45 mo for 5gb and unlimited talk and text, or the newest plan is $55 mo for 10gb,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-29-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,299
Posted By Gilleshps
Yes, the shore and generator AC power will...

Yes, the shore and generator AC power will usually pass through the inverter and power the outlets also, if it's a hard wired inverter.

A stand alone inverter would not.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-24-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,861
Posted By Gilleshps
That's a great hunting trip (aside from the heart...

That's a great hunting trip (aside from the heart attack). A diehard hunter:)

I wonder if they wired it to your 12v distribution panel? That seems like an odd place for it. If they did, you may...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-23-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,861
Posted By Gilleshps
Just saw a new listing for the Zamp 120's today...

Just saw a new listing for the Zamp 120's today for $639 on eBay free shipping.
Forum: Cummins Engines 06-23-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,379
Posted By Gilleshps
You're welcome

You're welcome
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-23-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,861
Posted By Gilleshps
That's getting better, I would call Zamp they...

That's getting better, I would call Zamp they will give you a recommended dealer who may be able to beat that price too.

You may want the 15' extension too if you're camped under trees.

Do...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-22-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,395
Posted By Gilleshps
Save me some lobster, I'm on my way

Save me some lobster, I'm on my way
Forum: Cummins Engines 06-22-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,379
Posted By Gilleshps
I have a friend who installed sprayers on his...

I have a friend who installed sprayers on his restored eagle coach, he bought them from a feed store and plumbed them into his freshwater system. Then put a switch on the dash which opened an...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-22-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,861
Posted By Gilleshps
Where did you see a 120w Zamp portable for $960?...

Where did you see a 120w Zamp portable for $960? Ouch

There's a few Zamp 160's on eBay for $749 free shipping
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-21-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,861
Posted By Gilleshps
That little plug is called an SAE, and it's just...

That little plug is called an SAE, and it's just wired to the batteries. Zamp doesn't reverse polarity so a simple volt meter will tell you how it's wired and which is hot. Solarland is no comparison...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-07-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,020
Posted By Gilleshps
Good to hear, that's a great system and I'm sure...

Good to hear, that's a great system and I'm sure you'll be pleased with it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-07-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,020
Posted By Gilleshps
I don't believe you need to clear "all" your...

I don't believe you need to clear "all" your settings. You can just check your "high" temp setting, and make sure it's at 158F. Is it possible you're using celsius?

Do you still have one tire not...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-25-2016, 08:25 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,020
Posted By Gilleshps
If you need help setting up your sensors just...

If you need help setting up your sensors just call EEZRV, Tom will walk you right through it. They usually offer free programming on all TPMS kits prior to shipping. You just have to give them your...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-25-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By Gilleshps
I ran into the same problem, the new 12v switch...

I ran into the same problem, the new 12v switch for LP is now a 4 wire (which requires running new wire) according to the tech from Atwood. So I replaced the tank because it was leaking, then the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-25-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,020
Posted By Gilleshps
The EEZTire comes preset at 158F, it is possible...

The EEZTire comes preset at 158F, it is possible to change it but they don't recommend it. If you do decide to change it let me know.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-25-2016, 08:48 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 34,100
Posted By Gilleshps
Just curious what your rigs fuel capacity is with...

Just curious what your rigs fuel capacity is with the V-10???
Forum: Damon 05-24-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,993
Posted By Gilleshps
It does charge, usually at 14.4v for a short...

It does charge, usually at 14.4v for a short period of your batteries are low, then goes to float at 13.4-13.6v.

So you also had 13.6 at the batteries too?
Forum: Damon 05-24-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,993
Posted By Gilleshps
Ok now I'm confused. Yesterday you said you had...

Ok now I'm confused. Yesterday you said you had 13.6V at the fuse panel?

Were you on shore power at that time, or was that solar?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-23-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By Gilleshps
Thank you, I'll try them in the morning.

Thank you, I'll try them in the morning.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-23-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By Gilleshps
Vogue fuel sending unit

I'm looking for a fuel sending unit for an 37' 1984 Vogue II diesel on a crown chassis.

Is 150 gallon tank, and I can't find any parts for a crown bus chassis online.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-23-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 395
Posted By Gilleshps
Crown Bus Fuel Sending Unit

Hi, I'm looking for a fuel sending unit for my 84 Vogue II. It's the one in the tank with the float, I've googled several different terms with no luck.

Any ideas?
Forum: Damon 05-23-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,993
Posted By Gilleshps
Well like RV Tech recommended, your wire or fuse...

Well like RV Tech recommended, your wire or fuse from the battery to the internal fuse panel is not connected. So you're only getting 12v from the converter when on shore power. You need to trace...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-23-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,680
Posted By Gilleshps
It's beautiful country, great trout fishing and...

It's beautiful country, great trout fishing and endless miles of trail riding through the woods, Bald eagles and lots of deer too.

There's 4 campgrounds at the lake as well as dry camping in the...
Forum: Damon 05-23-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,993
Posted By Gilleshps
12.9v at the battery sounds like it is possibly...

12.9v at the battery sounds like it is possibly getting some power from the battery charger/converter.

What is the voltage at the battery after it sits disconnected from shore power?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-23-2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,141
Posted By Gilleshps
I've never met anyone who regretted putting solar...

I've never met anyone who regretted putting solar on their rig. I've also used the 5200 on my fiberglass roof, and it works well. I recently added another 100w panel using 3M VHB double sided tape...
Forum: Damon 05-23-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,993
Posted By Gilleshps
Your English is fine, Have you checked for...

Your English is fine,

Have you checked for 12v power at the inside fuse panel yet?
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 05-23-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 13,359
Posted By Gilleshps
The flow through allows you to put air in without...

The flow through allows you to put air in without having to remove the sensor, although they are a little larger. The toad usually gets the non flow through, there is no difference in readings etc.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-22-2016, 10:19 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 34,100
Posted By Gilleshps
Then I don't go there, if I wanted to go places...

Then I don't go there, if I wanted to go places my 37' diesel can't go I'd be traveling in a tent
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-22-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,680
Posted By Gilleshps
There is a small stretch on 89 from Flagstaff to...

There is a small stretch on 89 from Flagstaff to page AZ which is a little bumpy, but all flat aside from one climb just before you get into page but it's short and scenic. The drive from page to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-22-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 34,100
Posted By Gilleshps
I love my 30 year old pusher, and tow a 3/4 ton...

I love my 30 year old pusher, and tow a 3/4 ton extended cargo van behind it which is usually pretty well loaded. I would never go back to a gas rig! The bus chassis is amazing in high winds sitting...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-22-2016, 08:54 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 28,274
Posted By Gilleshps
Is there really any comparison to an engine right...

Is there really any comparison to an engine right under your seat, as opposed to an engine 40' behind you???
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-22-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,980
Posted By Gilleshps
50 amp service in campgrounds have two 120v legs,...

50 amp service in campgrounds have two 120v legs, a ground, and a neutral as far as I've seen, in order to feed two separate 120v legs such as two A/C units hence the 50amps. The conversion, or...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-22-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By Gilleshps
I agree! Are you sure it's in neutral? I've put...

I agree! Are you sure it's in neutral? I've put the parking brake on in drive a couple times. Just a thought
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-22-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,811
Posted By Gilleshps
I use a harbor freight 12v pump, they're $20 and...

I use a harbor freight 12v pump, they're $20 and have two male hose fittings for inlet and outlet. It works well, and much cheaper than a shurflo.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-22-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 14,020
Posted By Gilleshps
If you do take the anti theft housing off the...

If you do take the anti theft housing off the toad sensors, it is recommended to put a small bead of silicone around the seam. The anti theft housing is also the waterproof housing to the...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-22-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 814
Posted By Gilleshps
Have you tried removing the shower head itself?...

Have you tried removing the shower head itself? Unscrew the head and try it, it could be plugged up if there's a screen.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-18-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,376
Posted By Gilleshps
eBay and Amazon are tough to beat, I like these...

eBay and Amazon are tough to beat, I like these type of foam pads.



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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-18-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,376
Posted By Gilleshps
It's far from expertise, but you're welcome. My...

It's far from expertise, but you're welcome. My detailer pointed me in the right direction.

I haven't tried the 920 cleaner, my rig was so oxidized being over 30 years old, I had to actually wet...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-17-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,241
Posted By Gilleshps
I prefer the mothers polishing ball attached to a...

I prefer the mothers polishing ball attached to a drill. I usually leave the lug caps on since they're smooth and don't grab the polishing ball as the lugs nuts do.



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It also will...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-17-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,376
Posted By Gilleshps
I used Collinite last year with great results, I...

I used Collinite last year with great results, I believe it was the 921 final wax. It's highly recommend in several marine forums for gel coat, withstands saltwater and extreme conditions.

It...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-03-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,577
Posted By Gilleshps
Great find! Take a look at this site, you can...

Great find! Take a look at this site, you can upload your photos and link to them like this.

https://photobucket.com/
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-26-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,615
Posted By Gilleshps
Depends on the skill of the tech, most don't...

Depends on the skill of the tech, most don't drill because they were not trained properly. The only way to properly repair 99% of rock chips is to drill them, otherwise the "resin" which is injected...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-26-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,615
Posted By Gilleshps
The proper way to repair it aside from paying a...

The proper way to repair it aside from paying a $500 deductible only to take another rock chip in the new glass, is to "drill" a stop hole ahead of the crack. Then they will carefully force the crack...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-26-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,615
Posted By Gilleshps
I was in the windshield repair business for...

I was in the windshield repair business for years, and a one foot crack is not a problem to repair at all. The problem is finding a "tech" in your area that's competent enough to repair it.

Where...
Forum: Solo RV'ers 04-20-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 1,581
Views: 517,624
Posted By Gilleshps
No there are several full hook up RV parks in...

No there are several full hook up RV parks in Quartzsite.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-07-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 618
Posted By Gilleshps
Pull the cover off, remove two screws and check...

Pull the cover off, remove two screws and check the voltage at the back connectors(should have 12v there). I just replaced one, cig lighter side was working properly, USB had power to it also but...
Forum: Going Green 04-06-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By Gilleshps
You don't have to trick the 150, you can go into...

You don't have to trick the 150, you can go into the menu on the controller and start a "re bulk" which will start the charging stage all over again.
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