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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
Amen to that. At least I can enjoy the rest of...

Amen to that. At least I can enjoy the rest of the week visiting with relatives instead of having sleepless nights worrying about what will happen next, and how do I get home.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-18-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 133
Posted By wagonmaster2
Just got codes off dash info panel then called FL...

Just got codes off dash info panel then called FL for advice. He said the code is a fuel problem and suggested I either have the fuel filter changed or do it myself. So I have a choice to make, do...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
Looked up the engine codes this afternoon then...

Looked up the engine codes this afternoon then called FL. Response was that it was a fuel problem and probably changing the filter would take care of it. Could either have it done, do it myself...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-18-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 133
Posted By wagonmaster2
Reliable Freightliner shop around Fayetteville Arkansas

By any chance anyone might know of a good Freightliner shop close to Fayetteville, Springdale, or Rogers Arkansas. Have gotten the dreaded Malfunction Indicator Lamp followed by the occasional Check...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
I'll give FL a call. didn't realize they would...

I'll give FL a call. didn't realize they would spend enough time on the phone to get through all that manuavering. Thanks. This problem is a little overwhelming for me and being on cancer medicine...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-17-2021, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
I just got back from a 2,200 mile trip in...

I just got back from a 2,200 mile trip in September, first in a year. Drained the DEF tank and filled with fresh DEF before leaving, kept the tank above 3/4 the whole trip, filled it before leaving...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-17-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
I keep reading about "accessing codes", but I...

I keep reading about "accessing codes", but I have no idea what, how, or where all this is done. Mechanical things I understand, but dealing with codes so far have lost me. What book are we talking...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-17-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By wagonmaster2
Malfunction indicator light on with Check engine indicator flashing

Decided to take a little trip this week, only second one in 2 years concerning about covid, and after driving about 240 miles and only 3-4 miles from campground I noticed the Malfunction Indicator...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 471
Posted By wagonmaster2
That step 7 sounds very interesting. My Cummins...

That step 7 sounds very interesting. My Cummins 450 HP diesel doesn't have a lot of non-responding travel but it does seem like there is some unnecessary travel before the engine RPM starts to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-04-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By wagonmaster2
That will certainly increase my water pressure if...

That will certainly increase my water pressure if I remove the filter. And some filters that are supposed to remove everything will really limit water pressure.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-02-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 830
Posted By wagonmaster2
Will an upholstry shop remove/replace the front...

Will an upholstry shop remove/replace the front seats during a re-upholstry job, or is it up to the owner to get the seats out of the coach and to the shop? Looking at my 2015 and all the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-01-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
It already has about a 2"nipple on the inlet...

It already has about a 2"nipple on the inlet side, but I've been afraid to put too much pressure on that nipple for fear it would break that side of the filter top. That would be good to be able to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-01-2021, 10:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
I have a feeling you hit the nail on the head. I...

I have a feeling you hit the nail on the head. I have to hold the top of the filter in my left hand and use the wrench in my right hand. In all the years past this has worked on the secondary...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
Thank you. Now all I have to do is figure out...

Thank you. Now all I have to do is figure out how to get the picture from my cell phone to the laptop.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 07:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
I have a strap wrench and a large oil filter...

I have a strap wrench and a large oil filter wrench like adjustable pliers that opens from 2" to 4 1/4". I think my worst problem is having some way to anchor the head while I'm trying to turn the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
No water pressure, I have it completely removed...

No water pressure, I have it completely removed from the hose and water all drained from it. I hope I have been trying in the right direction. Growing up in a auto repair shop with my Dad I always...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
Unfortunately posting pictures on the Forum is...

Unfortunately posting pictures on the Forum is one task I have never mastered.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
Thanks, I tried mine at first but after putting...

Thanks, I tried mine at first but after putting so much pressure on it I was afaraid it would break, and that's the one I always use on the factory installed filter.
I may just need some of that...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
I have that little plastic wrench but quit using...

I have that little plastic wrench but quit using it afraid I would break it. That one works just fine on the factory filter mounted in the utility compartment.
Been trying the Oil Filter Wrench...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-30-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,868
Posted By wagonmaster2
Trying to change my water filter element

I have an independent single element water filter I use on the city water hose before it reaches the coach, but now trying to get the filter apart to change the element is a problem.
I've had some...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-07-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,446
Posted By wagonmaster2
Appreciate all the excellent responses. Bought...

Appreciate all the excellent responses. Bought the 2 batteries at O'Reillys for $120 each, clerk carried them out to my PU, when I got my old ones all unhooked I checked again at O'Reillys and one...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-04-2021, 10:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
I feel like the biggest dummy in all the world. ...

I feel like the biggest dummy in all the world. After posting #14 talking about what I used to do I thought about your post and starting digging around in cabinets to find a Sony remote, which I had...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-04-2021, 09:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Once I get to the menu button and click on...

Once I get to the menu button and click on Settings these show up:
Info & Test, Display, Audio, Internet Setup, Remote Control, Power Saving, Satellite, Whole-Home, Reset, Done.
Don't think any of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-04-2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Once I press the Input button and change from...

Once I press the Input button and change from Satellite to TV nothing on the remote works after that.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-03-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
That was what I had in my 2004 Itasca, but...

That was what I had in my 2004 Itasca, but unfortunately with this 2015 I am having to frustratingly keep hassleing with all the newer technology some engineer must have kept his job by designing all...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-03-2021, 09:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
That's the only remote I have. Will keep trying.

That's the only remote I have. Will keep trying.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-02-2021, 10:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Once I do the input change from satellite to TV...

Once I do the input change from satellite to TV none of the buttons on the remote do anything. The menu button on the remote just lists Search,Recordings, Extras, and Settings & Help. But these are...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-02-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Changing to batwing antenna from satellite

Traveled outside the area for my satellite local channels, how do I inform the TV that I want OTA reception. This is on the Sony TVs that came in my 2015 4018 Dutch Star.
I turned on the antenna...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-01-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By wagonmaster2
Will work on those approaches. May take a while...

Will work on those approaches. May take a while for all this to soak in, but appreciate the information. Seems simple enough.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-01-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Thanks for everyone's information, very...

Thanks for everyone's information, very informative. Really sad to see such an easy going relaxing enjoyable way of vacationing and traveling to disappear.
Even worse to see CG fees jump 25% t0 30%...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-29-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By wagonmaster2
I think I'm okay in the same location I want the...

I think I'm okay in the same location I want the local weather, but for now I'm trying to figure out how to get weather conditions in a location I will be going through in2-3 days. Don't know how to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-29-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,807
Posted By wagonmaster2
Thanks all. Hopefully stopping 2 nights on I-70,...

Thanks all. Hopefully stopping 2 nights on I-70, once in Kansas and once in eastern Colorado before leaving the Interstate heading for western Colorado, where I have a 2 week reservation so will be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-29-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,807
Posted By wagonmaster2
How many days ahead to make one night reservations on Interstates

Due to health problems and pandemic we haven't been out in the coach since fall of 2019. Knowing the problem getting reservations, how many days ahead are you finding it necessary to make a one...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-29-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By wagonmaster2
Looking up weather on Satellite TV by area code

It seems like I can remember being able to use a locations area code in a place on the TV that will show the current weather.
It's been over 2 years since we've been out in the coach and I just...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-27-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,998
Posted By wagonmaster2
How are most dash cams powered? do they plug...

How are most dash cams powered? do they plug into the cigarette lighter socket, or do they have to be hard wired? Or as most vehicles have a 12V power source socket?
Can be easily switched from...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-26-2021, 11:17 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,998
Posted By wagonmaster2
For a dash cam dummy can anyone give a list of...

For a dash cam dummy can anyone give a list of features that a good cam should have? Not sure where or what to even start looking.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-26-2021, 10:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,078
Posted By wagonmaster2
I always thought we had 50A on each line but...

I always thought we had 50A on each line but found out the line that runs through the 30A inverter limits the amps there. Last summer I popped the fuse set on the inverter for the first time and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-23-2021, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 438
Posted By wagonmaster2
That's what I was afraid of. Thanks.

That's what I was afraid of. Thanks.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-23-2021, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 438
Posted By wagonmaster2
Will unplugging TPMS monitor save sending unit batteries.

Don't use the motorhome all that much and have never heard if I could save the tire sending unit batteries by unplugging the inside monitor from the 12V socket.
Or do those sending units just keep...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-17-2021, 10:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By wagonmaster2
Followed the instructions on the Youtube but...

Followed the instructions on the Youtube but there wasn't any Malwarebytes shown amongst all the programs so I must have been successful in uninstalling it days ago. But I still am getting that...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-13-2021, 08:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,446
Posted By wagonmaster2
What does 18/36 warranty do? With the discount...

What does 18/36 warranty do? With the discount we get at O'Reilly for being a member of FCOC the batteries 950CCA batteries are $120. I haven't asked what warranty is on them.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-12-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,446
Posted By wagonmaster2
would you remember if the original batteries had...

would you remember if the original batteries had any kind of handle on top of the battery to lift by? The 31 group batteries I'm looking at in O'Reillys has a little handle that swings up to carry...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-11-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By wagonmaster2
I thought I did but after doing so I'm still...

I thought I did but after doing so I'm still getting that notice to restart computer in order to finish updating. May have to hollar at you to do another uninstall.

Handled uninstalls just fine...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-11-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By wagonmaster2
I had enough trouble going from Vista to Windows...

I had enough trouble going from Vista to Windows 7 I have just been scared spitless in trying out another system. If it ain't broken I've tried not to be fixing it, but I guess my Windows 7 is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By wagonmaster2
Good information. Kind of hard shuffling those...

Good information. Kind of hard shuffling those 55 lb batteries around when doctors have you limited to 25 lbs. those little Jeep batteries aren't too bad, but these- UGH.
When I went from a 2004...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2021, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By wagonmaster2
Thanks, never thought about taping those + ends,...

Thanks, never thought about taping those + ends, just have them moved out away from everything.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-10-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By wagonmaster2
Anything wrong with disconnecting chassis batteries while connected to 50A

I have my chassis batteries disconnected preparing for new ones, still connected to shore 50A, and was wondering if any damage might happen since normally the batteries would be receiving a charge.
...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-08-2021, 09:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By wagonmaster2
Windows 7 on HP laptop

Windows 7 on HP laptop
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-08-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By wagonmaster2
Malwarebytes message keeps popping up

I use malwarebytes free occasionally and must have hit an Update button recently.
I keep getting a popup that says "To finish installing a recent update, your computer needs to be restarted". Then...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-07-2021, 08:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,446
Posted By wagonmaster2
Don't by any chance remember what brand and group...

Don't by any chance remember what brand and group number of the batteries you bought. The best I can do on the internet at O'Reillys now is $125 (and that's assuming I'm looking at the correct type...
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