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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-14-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By hbatwell
Hydraulic Steps

The steps on our 2019 London Aire have been opening and closing as we are going down the road. The hydraulic pump does run (I tried to upload a video but it said that it was not allowed). The coach...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-26-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By hbatwell
Automated patio light

We are camping next to our daughter and son-in-law in their 2017 Dutch Star 4018. When they open their coach door, their patio light comes on, which is what I would like to happen on our 2019 London...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-07-2020, 03:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By hbatwell
Turn the chassis power off/on.

Turn the chassis power off/on.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-30-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By hbatwell
I agree with BillW1. It took me a little while...

I agree with BillW1. It took me a little while to figure this out. One push for accessory mode works to raise and lower the jacks. Don’t forget to turn off accessory mode, when done.

I have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-04-2020, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By hbatwell
Our coach has a 2.5” receiver, and The Roadmaster...

Our coach has a 2.5” receiver, and The Roadmaster tow bar came with a 2” insert. Roadmaster sent me a 2.5” insert which I swapped out. I like not dealing with the sleeve.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-17-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,471
Posted By hbatwell
I finally got the new springs installed,...

I finally got the new springs installed, hopefully they are installed correctly. The recliners work much better. In my opinion the instructions were terrible.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-31-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,471
Posted By hbatwell
Apparently it worked. I just got a follow up...

Apparently it worked. I just got a follow up email that 2 kits were on their way. Thanks everyone.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-31-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,471
Posted By hbatwell
I went to the Villa site and entered a request on...

I went to the Villa site and entered a request on the contact us page. Is this how others have requested the spring kit or was there some other link to request the spring kit?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-16-2020, 04:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,471
Posted By hbatwell
The recliners in our 2019 LA won’t stay reclined...

The recliners in our 2019 LA won’t stay reclined unless you keep exerting pressure on the seat back. I hope that you find a solution for your issue and it works for us.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-24-2020, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By hbatwell
I had the same issue in our 2019, and it turned...

I had the same issue in our 2019, and it turned out to be a fuse in the electrical
Compartment.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-28-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,196
Posted By hbatwell
Don’t get me wrong, I love my coach, just miss...

Don’t get me wrong, I love my coach, just miss Joyce and her crew. I actually talked to Joyce when my LA broke down, and she offered to help. Talk about special..
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-27-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,196
Posted By hbatwell
After two Entegras, we bought another brand,...

After two Entegras, we bought another brand, because I just wanted somethings different. The most important difference that I am missing is Entegra Customer Service.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-05-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 15,342
Posted By hbatwell
2020 Essex - Freightliner chasis

I read about Newmar not making the 2020 Essex on the Freightliner chassis, but there is one on the North Trail lot. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-27-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,957
Posted By hbatwell
Has anyone tried turning the door upside down? I...

Has anyone tried turning the door upside down? I have a new door that hasn’t been painted, and thought about reversing the door before they paint it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-15-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,983
Posted By hbatwell
I talked to a Summit engineer at Perry, and they...

I talked to a Summit engineer at Perry, and they haven’t done anything with it, yet. He said to check back, later.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-07-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,757
Posted By hbatwell
Where are the dump switches upstairs? Was that a...

Where are the dump switches upstairs? Was that a mod?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-31-2017, 06:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,651
Posted By hbatwell
I need to quit reading these posts. As soon as I...

I need to quit reading these posts. As soon as I read or hear about an issue, it shows up. I am now working on getting my engine door open. I had just read about it earlier.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-28-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,038
Posted By hbatwell
Be happy that you don't have a 2017 where the GPS...

Be happy that you don't have a 2017 where the GPS overheats because it is mounted in the cabinet above driver. This is my primary issue when I go to AIR, that and the leak above the driver window...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-22-2017, 05:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,594
Posted By hbatwell
The couch is the infamous L-couch in a 45B. It is...

The couch is the infamous L-couch in a 45B. It is one of the most uncomfortable couches I have ever sat on. We will replace it with a jack knife couch, next summer.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-21-2017, 08:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,594
Posted By hbatwell
I went from a 2015 Anthem to a 2017 Cornerstone. ...

I went from a 2015 Anthem to a 2017 Cornerstone. I liked the Anthem, but I love the Cornerstone. If the CS had an off button for the CMS and a better couch, it would be the ideal coach. Couch...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-21-2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,748
Posted By hbatwell
IMHO, I hate it for multiple reasons: 1. The...

IMHO, I hate it for multiple reasons:
1. The monitor is out of the line of sight. Something as important as this needs to be directly in front of you.
2. It disables the resume button when you are...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-08-2017, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 777
Posted By hbatwell
Good luck with the rear camera. My rear camera...

Good luck with the rear camera. My rear camera failed all of the time on our 2015 Anthem. It was a major reason that I got rid of it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-18-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,250
Posted By hbatwell
We have the Tyron bands on our coach, and would...

We have the Tyron bands on our coach, and would have the safe-t-plus, but they don't make one for the 2017 Cornerstone.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-09-2017, 05:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,034
Posted By hbatwell
I made the same mod a few months ago, after it...

I made the same mod a few months ago, after it came open going down the road.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-17-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,000
Posted By hbatwell
I am just looking to see if there is any...

I am just looking to see if there is any additional help in controlling the coach if I were to have a front tire blowout. The lady said that she could not hold the steering wheel, so my simple...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-15-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 972
Posted By hbatwell
I will have to try replacing the latch on the...

I will have to try replacing the latch on the table. Currently, I use a rubber door stop to stop the rattle.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-15-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,000
Posted By hbatwell
Steering Stablilizer - Tire blowout

After seeing the thread about a tire blowout, I decided to look into Safe-T-Plus for our coach. In a reply email from Safe-T-Plus, it turns out they do not make a device to fit a 2017 Cornerstone. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-15-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,853
Posted By hbatwell
I went to see a Newmar London Aire at the dealer...

I went to see a Newmar London Aire at the dealer closest to us. I called ahead and drove 100+ miles to see it. When I got there, the coach was not on the lot. They decided to use it the race track...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-01-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,020
Posted By hbatwell
We had a 2015 Anthem, that I hated because of...

We had a 2015 Anthem, that I hated because of issues. The worst of which was the rear camera would stop working. It was never resolved.

Having said that, we bought a 2017 Cornerstone, that we...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-15-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,763
Posted By hbatwell
I am glad that I am not going crazy. I went to...

I am glad that I am not going crazy. I went to see the 2018 Entegras at FMCA Indy, and looked to see the new sewer hose hookup, under the coach, but it wasn't there on any of the coaches.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-15-2017, 11:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 579
Posted By hbatwell
Almost No Issues

This is just a thank you to Entegra Customer Service and their techs for fixing my two annoying issues, while I was at FMCA Indy. They got my awning to work from the Vega touch for the very first...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-11-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,453
Posted By hbatwell
I stored my covers the day I got my coach. Then,...

I stored my covers the day I got my coach. Then, I ordered the cutting board that covers the stove.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-08-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,453
Posted By hbatwell
Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-24-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,796
Posted By hbatwell
We went through a large number of issues with our...

We went through a large number of issues with our 2015 Anthem. One of which, the rear camera, was never resolved. We couldn't take the coach out without some new headache popping up.

However, we...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-18-2017, 05:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,737
Posted By hbatwell
The shower walls on our 2017 Cornerstone had to...

The shower walls on our 2017 Cornerstone had to be reinstalled after our second trip.

We shattered a glass shower door on our fifth wheel, years ago, but it was because the shower head became lose...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-17-2017, 04:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,796
Posted By hbatwell
I just wanted to say thanks to Cummins...

I just wanted to say thanks to Cummins Bridgewater in Cincinnati for getting my axle fixed and my coach back to me in one day.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-15-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,899
Posted By hbatwell
I have had both, as well, and agree.

I have had both, as well, and agree.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-15-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By hbatwell
We are not so much a fan after the recall and...

We are not so much a fan after the recall and leaking rear axle; not to
Mention the air leak, which can't be found.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-15-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,796
Posted By hbatwell
This was new issue that raised its head on the...

This was new issue that raised its head on the way home. Cummins of West Chester has been great. They said they would fix my leaky axle tomorrow morning.

I will ask Spartan about air leak when I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-15-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,796
Posted By hbatwell
Double trouble

I had the ball joint recall done and the yearly chassis service. I also asked them to investigate air loss issue, but no luck. The service tech brought up my coach and said that he had King Aire in...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-11-2017, 05:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,495
Posted By hbatwell
I do the same at voltdoc. I cancel and resume...

I do the same at voltdoc. I cancel and resume cruise as needed.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-21-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,478
Posted By hbatwell
Are we the only ones that did not receive the...

Are we the only ones that did not receive the email?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-16-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,157
Posted By hbatwell
SnapPads

I remember a post awhile back about buying SnapPads. If so, what size and did they work out?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-05-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By hbatwell
Glad that your windshield fix wasn't as bad as...

Glad that your windshield fix wasn't as bad as the turkey hitting my mirror.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-03-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,468
Posted By hbatwell
I saw somewhere that you can get service done at...

I saw somewhere that you can get service done at these events. If true, how do I go about requesting Girard awning service?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-02-2017, 05:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,468
Posted By hbatwell
What can I expect to see at FMCA Indy in July?...

What can I expect to see at FMCA Indy in July? Will there be new Motorhome to look at, accessories, etc?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-01-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By hbatwell
FMCA Indy - July

What can I expect to see at FMCA Indy in July? Will there be new Motorhome to look at, accessories, etc?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-01-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,728
Posted By hbatwell
We use a Garmin to validate what the Rand says. ...

We use a Garmin to validate what the Rand says. The Rand has been wrong too often to trust.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-30-2017, 04:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,649
Posted By hbatwell
I need to find someone to make the mod for us....

I need to find someone to make the mod for us. Being a mechanical clutz, it would not be good for me to try it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-29-2017, 06:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,544
Posted By hbatwell
We have been burnt by the keypad on our previous...

We have been burnt by the keypad on our previous Anthem. We now keep a spare set in our towed.
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