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Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-12-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By Rbhein
Parking brake

Hi all. We have a 2019 Phaeton 40IH. The parking brake knob is very hard to pull. The knob sets down in a little depression, and i cant get a good grip on it. It necessitates using two hands to pull...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-08-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 948
Posted By Rbhein
Pics of cargo bay on Phaeton 37BH with Aquahot

On my 2019 40IH my Aqua Hot compartment looks like the one pictured, but on the passenger side, in the same compartment i have, a Honda 2000 generator, a Cabellas stainless steel grill, a spare hub...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-26-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,888
Posted By Rbhein
Our bedroom slide does not come all the way in on...

Our bedroom slide does not come all the way in on just one corner. Will this procedure fix that problem?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-19-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,833
Posted By Rbhein
The Newmar ownerís key opened my lock. All the...

The Newmar ownerís key opened my lock. All the other touchpads are working as normal.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-19-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,833
Posted By Rbhein
Keyless entry touchpad

Tonight, I used the outside touchpad to look our 2019 Phaeton 40IH. Later the touchpad qas dark, and wouldnít respond to the touch. Had it not been for a neighbor with a Newmar, we would have had to...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-15-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 643
Posted By Rbhein
Brake controller

We have a 19 Phaeton 40IH on a Powerglide chassis. Im trying to find the wires to connect a brake controller. I called Tiffin and was told the wires will be left of the steering wheel. I have mot...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-13-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,231
Posted By Rbhein
Shower doors

We just bought a new Phaeton 40IH. The shower enclosure is clear glass. Any ideas on keeping it clean. Campground water can have all sorts of minerals in it.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-10-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Rbhein
OP here, i found a connection that was not as...

OP here, i found a connection that was not as tight as it should have been. All os good now. Thanks all for your input.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 02-09-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,158
Posted By Rbhein
To the OP. Are you a teacher?

To the OP. Are you a teacher?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-09-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Rbhein
Luvlabs, it seems as if I am doing something...

Luvlabs, it seems as if I am doing something wrong. But Iíve owned 7 class a MH, 5 DPs, 2 Phaetons. Iím pretty well versed on the operation of a mobile water system. This one has me thinking it must...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-09-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Rbhein
Ive found that my pump will shut off eventually,...

Ive found that my pump will shut off eventually, but it takes a long time, 5 minutes or more. Does this MH come with an accumulator? I dont think it does, but the pump sound make me wonder.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-07-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By Rbhein
We just bought a new 40IH, it has a fee bugs to...

We just bought a new 40IH, it has a fee bugs to work out, but the Powerglide chassis is not one of them. Our first dayís drive was 500 miles. I couldnít get over the difference between PG and FL....
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-07-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By Rbhein
True induction stove top

Our new 40IH has a True induction cooktop, the temperature goes up on its own. I was cooking tonight, the temp was set on 3, it kept going up on itís own. As i watched, it went from 3, to7, to 10....
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-07-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Rbhein
The water pump turns on and off at all the...

The water pump turns on and off at all the switches, but for some reason it wont build up enough pressure to shut off by itself. This is our seventh class A. Iíve not seen anything like this.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-07-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Rbhein
Water problems

On a new 2019 Phaeton, the water pump will not shut off. Moving
city/tank fill changes the sound of water moving, but it never shuts off. My gray and black tanks are not filling. It sounds like the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-05-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,360
Posted By Rbhein
Just bought our seventh MH. Last 5 were...

Just bought our seventh MH. Last 5 were pushers,22% seems a little light. I would try for 33%, and settle for 25-28%
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-04-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By Rbhein
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-03-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By Rbhein
Mine did that a couple times. put the food in a...

Mine did that a couple times. put the food in a cooler, turn off the reefer, and open all the doors for 4 or 5 hours. you can also use a hair dryer to thaw. Aim the airflow into the open area in the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-02-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Rbhein
Yes there is coolant leaking.

Yes there is coolant leaking.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-01-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By Rbhein
Nothing. Not even close to freezing. was able to...

Nothing. Not even close to freezing. was able to keep the rv and the water bay in the 50s.

On another note, does anyone know the location, and the wire color of the brake controller wiring?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-01-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By Rbhein
itís definitely coolant. iíve added 1 gallon in 3...

itís definitely coolant. iíve added 1 gallon in 3 days of mid 30s temperatures
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-01-2020, 09:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Rbhein
found a loose wire on the AH. we now have heat...

found a loose wire on the AH. we now have heat from both zones, but it is still leaking coolant.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-01-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By Rbhein
Aqua Hot issue

We just bought a new Phaeton IH with Aqua Hot heating. The system heats only zone 2 in a 2 zone system. On startup, a reddish brown liquid come out of the exhaust. Does this sound like a cracked heat...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-31-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Rbhein
New Phaeton

We picked up our new 2019 Phaeton 40IH yesterday. We had our last Phaeton 9 years. Who put all this stuff in our RV. Moving motor homes is not for the elderly. Two days in, and finally can see the...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-29-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,780
Posted By Rbhein
That sounds like a workable solution. Thanks

That sounds like a workable solution. Thanks
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-29-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,780
Posted By Rbhein
Mobile hotspot

Iím hoping someone can steer me in the right direction. Iím looking for a hotspot that I can leave in the RV when it is in storage ( plugged in ) so I can have a Ring doorbell to alert me in case of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-25-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By Rbhein
Could it be your slide out topper is too tight?

Could it be your slide out topper is too tight?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-16-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,367
Posted By Rbhein
Jabber Jaw is correct. In the picture there is an...

Jabber Jaw is correct. In the picture there is an set screw showing. Use an Allen wrench to loosen the set screw, adjust the mirror, then retighten. Should be as simple as that.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-12-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,806
Posted By Rbhein
Millennials

Today a young man driving a Smart car, went to the trouble of rolling down his window and flipping me the bird. This was apparently due to me going through an intersection slower than he liked.
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-09-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 14,887
Posted By Rbhein
Any dealer, or their employees who donít notice...

Any dealer, or their employees who donít notice something like this, should not be selling anything.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-31-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,047
Posted By Rbhein
I had a lot of trouble with the same issue....

I had a lot of trouble with the same issue. Traded for a motor home with front mounted mirrors.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-20-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By Rbhein
Iíve cleaned connections at starter, batteries,...

Iíve cleaned connections at starter, batteries, and behind dash. Have since driven 1000 miles with no issues. Thanks for your input.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-20-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By Rbhein
Thanks, I cleaned connections at starter and at...

Thanks, I cleaned connections at starter and at batteries. I have driven 1000 miles with no issues.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-09-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By Rbhein
Losing power to dash

Today while traveling on I80 in western Nebraska, I lost all of my gauges, and as I pulled to the shoulder, the engine shut down. I turned the key off for a few seconds. When I restarted the engine,...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-09-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By Rbhein
Losing electrical power to dash

Today while traveling on the interstate, I lost all gauges, cruise shut down, dash air quit. I turned off the key for a few seconds, then restarted. Everything behaved as normal

While trying to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-16-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By Rbhein
We run genny as needed.

We run genny as needed.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-06-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By Rbhein
Looking

We are considering a 2015 Allegro Bus 40sp on a Poweglide chassis, with a 450 Cummins. Any thoughts or things to look out for.

Thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-06-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By Rbhein
Looking

Considering a 2015 Allegro Bus 40sp Powerglide chassis. Any thoughts, good or bad.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-22-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,696
Posted By Rbhein
When I unlock the outside TV access door on my...

When I unlock the outside TV access door on my Phaeton. The door gasket will stick to the frame. I have to pull pretty hard to get it to open. Your door may be unlocked, but just stuck. Try pulling...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-19-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,447
Posted By Rbhein
Corn starch irks great too.

Corn starch irks great too.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-24-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 589
Posted By Rbhein
To my thinking, it must be the regulator. Have...

To my thinking, it must be the regulator. Have you tried tapped it with a pair of pliers, or similar?
Forum: Damon 02-08-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Rbhein
If itís a new to you DP, the coolant loop may be...

If itís a new to you DP, the coolant loop may be closed. Some people, ( me included) close their heater loop to aid summer ac cooling.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-19-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 11,156
Posted By Rbhein
In 1995 there was a year end shutdown. We were...

In 1995 there was a year end shutdown. We were headed to Los Angeles for Christmas. DW had never seen the Grand Canyon. We arrived late in the evening. The campground was open, but no one was around,...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-19-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By Rbhein
How can Dodgeball not be listed.

How can Dodgeball not be listed.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-12-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,917
Posted By Rbhein
That's the first thing I'd suspect.

That's the first thing I'd suspect.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-10-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 27,316
Posted By Rbhein
Not true. I used one Monday.

Not true. I used one Monday.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-30-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 27,316
Posted By Rbhein
Bad Behavior

Mid-morning today at a Walmart a guy was in the middle of the parking lot dumping his holding tank over a storm drain. I told that kind of behavior reflected bad on others. He replied that it was...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-23-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,016
Posted By Rbhein
I was in the shower.

I was in the shower.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-21-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,016
Posted By Rbhein
Tours?

Tonight, As we returned to our motorhome, after working all day, the guy next door engaged my wife in conversation. He said he would like to tour our motorhome. She didn't know him from Adam. She...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-14-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,409
Posted By Rbhein
In my first rv, I had the same problem. When they...

In my first rv, I had the same problem. When they cut the hole for the toilet at the factory, they let part of the cutout fall into the tank.
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