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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-13-2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By 10 fan
Two years ago it was F10 only. They must be...

Two years ago it was F10 only. They must be learning the hard way and making changes. I disconnected my batteries 3 times with no problem (not pulling F10). The next time I connected them the horn...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-12-2022, 11:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By 10 fan
Turn off the disconnects to the left of the fuses...

Turn off the disconnects to the left of the fuses and then pull fuse F10. Spartan doesn't warn or notify owners that you can damage the SCM if you don't pull F10 before disconnecting the batteries. I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-17-2022, 10:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,005
Posted By 10 fan
I don't think it's wired the way your thinking. ...

I don't think it's wired the way your thinking.
The 120/240v from the transfer switch goes straight to the electric panel. There's a 30a breaker in the panel that goes to the inverter pass thru and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-03-2022, 10:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,218
Posted By 10 fan
If I remember correctly the 2812 and 3012 have a...

If I remember correctly the 2812 and 3012 have a internal temperature controlled relay that could be used to operate a fan. I think that is what it's for.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-26-2022, 10:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 295
Posted By 10 fan
I have 3 easy starts and they work perfect. I...

I have 3 easy starts and they work perfect. I would call tech support. As others have asked, what size ext. cord ? 30a #10 wire is best, 20a with #12 wire second. As you noticed voltage drop...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-26-2022, 10:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,737
Posted By 10 fan
I went with the Road Wave, it's approved by...

I went with the Road Wave, it's approved by Newmar. Ran a hot and cold water line to it. It's 100% duty cycle when pumping water. I plugged it into a remote control relay ($20 on Amazon) to turn it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-05-2022, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By 10 fan
I bought a blue tooth clamp on multi meter and...

I bought a blue tooth clamp on multi meter and recorded my alternator output about 10 times under every condition I could think of. 20% soc and running a/c off of batteries (I have 1400ah) and have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-05-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By 10 fan
Agree with above, have never seen anything better...

Agree with above, have never seen anything better at stopping rust from spreading.
I had a Jeep frame made 17 years ago and used POR 15. It still looks like new.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-04-2022, 02:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By 10 fan
A little info on your coach would help.

A little info on your coach would help.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-03-2022, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By 10 fan
My 2018 has two in the half bath above the...

My 2018 has two in the half bath above the electric panel and one in the half bath cabinet above the sink. Hope this helps.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 07-02-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
Thanks for the tip. I will get there earily to...

Thanks for the tip. I will get there earily to dump and check in.
Nice catch.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-30-2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
Thank you, just made reservations for 7-7 to 7-11...

Thank you, just made reservations for 7-7 to 7-11 at TEK
We just pulled in to Cabelas in Anchorage.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-30-2022, 12:48 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
Making reservations for Denali campgrounds it...

Making reservations for Denali campgrounds it says 40' and under. For those who have stayed there, do you think 43' will be a problem? I have never been measured or had a problem fitting anywhere a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-17-2022, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By 10 fan
Did you check the hinges and screws that hold...

Did you check the hinges and screws that hold them? Sounds like they came loose.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-16-2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By 10 fan
Mine would let the smell out but no water. They...

Mine would let the smell out but no water. They don't sell the valve separate so I went to H.D. and bought a anti siphon valve for about $10 and put it over the factory one. I was going to replace it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-16-2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By 10 fan
I would check the fuse first, then make sure you...

I would check the fuse first, then make sure you have power at the switch and going thru the switch when pressed on. If all that is good the relay for that shade is above the wood holding the shades....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-16-2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By 10 fan
Two years ago my rear bath motor was leaking from...

Two years ago my rear bath motor was leaking from the motor shaft seal. I took it apart and the motor shaft was rusted. No way to repair so I bought a new one. I think it was about $280
I talked to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-15-2022, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 775
Posted By 10 fan
My 2018 had the non removable red plugs so I...

My 2018 had the non removable red plugs so I bought a window kit for the front axle with removable plugs and new hubs for the tag with removable plugs, no window kit for them. Per Spartan 75-90 syn....
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-15-2022, 12:45 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
McCarthy and Kennecott Mine

A little info if you are interested in going. The road to Chatina (half way to McCarthy) was not bad, as always slow down for the rough spots. There's a narrow section just after the town, scary but...
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-09-2022, 09:39 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
I waited until Monday when all the weekenders...

I waited until Monday when all the weekenders went home. The weekends are very crowded, hard to find a place to park. This was my first time for salmon so I was very happy.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-09-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
Thanks, I'll try that next time.

Thanks, I'll try that next time.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-07-2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By 10 fan
Not sure about yours but my 2018 is connected to...

Not sure about yours but my 2018 is connected to the chassis batteries. Not sure why they connect it to 2 chassis batteries and not let them operate with the engine running instead of 8 house...
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 06-07-2022, 11:46 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
The sockeye are running in Sewart now. Got my...

The sockeye are running in Sewart now. Got my limit of 6 yesterday. The weather has been great, rain today. Not sure how to rotate the picture after it's been taken.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-05-2022, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By 10 fan
Looks like a solar prep was ordered. I had a 4" X...

Looks like a solar prep was ordered. I had a 4" X 4" metal plate on the roof with the other end of the wires there. I had to cut the roof under the plate.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2022, 12:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By 10 fan
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-31-2022, 12:00 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
That's a good sign. I paid $2.20 to 2.40 liter a...

That's a good sign. I paid $2.20 to 2.40 liter a few weeks ago.
Had a great time in Valdez, perfect weather for 8 days.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-30-2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By 10 fan
Where is the controller located? Thanks

Where is the controller located? Thanks
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-25-2022, 10:38 PM
Replies: 3,475
Views: 1,185,453
Posted By 10 fan
Went out yesterday and caught a lot of halibut,...

Went out yesterday and caught a lot of halibut, black rock fish and pacific cod.
Saw a lot of kings jumping. Came back with a limit, had a great day.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-25-2022, 01:03 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
I thought they would ask to see my ArriveCan app...

I thought they would ask to see my ArriveCan app but didn't. I'm guessing they review it when checking your passport. It took me 1.5 hours because I had a shotgun. They questioned me, checked the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-25-2022, 12:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 522
Posted By 10 fan
When I ordered the coach I ordered two solar...

When I ordered the coach I ordered two solar preps of 6ga. as I wasn't sure what I was going to do. I have 6 panels in series on each set of 6ga. wires going to two PT-100's. Having two sets allowed...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-24-2022, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By 10 fan
Don is correct, it's up high on the right side...

Don is correct, it's up high on the right side when looking in the power cord bay. There are other KIB control boards in the rear bathroom closet (black square plastic box). The signals from the...
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-23-2022, 11:28 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
The ArriveCan app will not let me review what I...

The ArriveCan app will not let me review what I put. I think I said traveling thru.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-23-2022, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By 10 fan
Here's the programing directions. I would check...

Here's the programing directions. I would check for anything in the was first.
I had to program mine after replacing a slide motor.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-23-2022, 12:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,250
Posted By 10 fan
Thanks for posting. I'm sure my day will come...

Thanks for posting. I'm sure my day will come when I need to replace a pump.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-23-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3,475
Views: 1,185,453
Posted By 10 fan
Bear Paws campground Valdez, AK. FHU 30a and very...

Bear Paws campground Valdez, AK. FHU 30a and very good wifi $35. Eight days of sunny skys in the high 60's. Trying to get on a Halibut charter tomorrow.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-23-2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 14,390
Posted By 10 fan
I have been waiting two years to go to Alaska and...

I have been waiting two years to go to Alaska and it would have taken a lot to stop me. I left CA end of April and started making my way there. Paid $6.50 gallon in Canada (after exchange) $5.20 in...
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-19-2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
We made it to Whitehorse, snowed a lot but no...

We made it to Whitehorse, snowed a lot but no problems. The roads to Tok were not as bad as I expected. Drove slow and watched for flags. Picked up a handgun I had shipped there and headed to Valdez....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-13-2022, 11:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 522
Posted By 10 fan
There are many ways to do it and they will all...

There are many ways to do it and they will all work if done correct. I haven't had any thing come loose (yet) over 3 years and 43,000 miles. Well see if they survive the Alaska roads.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-13-2022, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By 10 fan
I crossed 8 days ago and they never asked about...

I crossed 8 days ago and they never asked about food. Maybe because they were focused on the shotgun I had. They even came inside to verify the serial number.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-13-2022, 10:52 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
It snowed most of the time but didn't stick. Saw...

It snowed most of the time but didn't stick. Saw a lot of moose, caribou, fox, buffalo, black bears, one brown. It was a beautiful drive. One several mile stretch of gravel. I'm in Whitehorse now.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-11-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 522
Posted By 10 fan
I mounted 12 panels and did not use any screws. I...

I mounted 12 panels and did not use any screws. I used a piece of 1.5" aluminum angle bolted to the awning bracket and phony awning bracket with the same aluminum going across. Bolted s.s. hinge to...
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-11-2022, 09:21 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
I paid $ 2.17 liter two days ago. $900 Canadian =...

I paid $ 2.17 liter two days ago. $900 Canadian = $703 US
About $6.50 gallon after exchange. Not good but better than I thought it would be.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-09-2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
We crossed the border Saturday and stayed in a...

We crossed the border Saturday and stayed in a rest area on the 1 before Cashe Creek (we were the only ones). The rest areas are not like ours, very small. Spent the second night in a pull out north...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-06-2022, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By 10 fan
There is a black plastic panel velcro'd in the...

There is a black plastic panel velcro'd in the back of the cord reel bay. Behind it is fuses, relays.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 05-03-2022, 10:37 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 27,172
Posted By 10 fan
We left central CA Friday and stopped at our...

We left central CA Friday and stopped at our property in LaPine OR. We leave here on Thursday working our way to Alaska.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-23-2022, 11:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,491
Posted By 10 fan
There is a sticker above the generator that tells...

There is a sticker above the generator that tells the total amount of R134 and oil. Mine is 4.5 pounds. I have a leak that a shop could not find with dye. They refilled it and it lasted 4 months...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-21-2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By 10 fan
I was denied and told they only run them...

I was denied and told they only run them horizontal because of the slides. I emailed the engineering dept. and said it was a easy run in an area with no slides 6' long straight up and down and they...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-19-2022, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By 10 fan
Mine were also 3/4" from half bath to compartment...

Mine were also 3/4" from half bath to compartment below.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-07-2022, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By 10 fan
If you have a Spartan chassis (for chassis...

If you have a Spartan chassis (for chassis batteries)
Turn off both switches in chassis battery compartment
Pull fuse F10 (in round fuse cover to the right of the disconnects)
The Spartan SCM was...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-06-2022, 09:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By 10 fan
Mine leaked out last year, had it checked and...

Mine leaked out last year, had it checked and they could not find a leak with dye. Said it holds vacuum and charged it. Lasted 3 months. I bought the tools and charged it myself with dye. Lasted 3...
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