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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions Yesterday, 04:17 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,467
Posted By lrgomez1976
I have the same unit and got caught up in some...

I have the same unit and got caught up in some morning fog... At 55 MPH the RV mileage calculation was proving 17 miles per gallon. But just like Sammie Hagar... I can't drive 55. At 65-67 I get...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-23-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By lrgomez1976
Your batteries are only as good as your bad one. ...

Your batteries are only as good as your bad one. May want to have them individually load tested. Also add a battery cut off switch when not in use. You will be surprised the little things running...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-29-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,902
Posted By lrgomez1976
I was thinking the same thing about the fresh...

I was thinking the same thing about the fresh water filter especially new filters. Hook it up to the fresh water hose and run the water prior to connecting to the house. You would be surprised on...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-27-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,323
Posted By lrgomez1976
Just always have watered down pooh cause dry pooh...

Just always have watered down pooh cause dry pooh does not follow through the stinky slinky very well.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-03-2021, 09:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,902
Posted By lrgomez1976
During your cleaning, you need to take the unit...

During your cleaning, you need to take the unit out for a spin and let the water and whatever else you are using splash around the inside then drain.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-13-2021, 11:13 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,635
Posted By lrgomez1976
Breaker 19.... This is Rubber Duckie!!

Breaker 19.... This is Rubber Duckie!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-05-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well, did not want to mention the Skid Mark's on...

Well, did not want to mention the Skid Mark's on my shorts!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-04-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By lrgomez1976
A few weeks back, traveling on I-10 westbound...

A few weeks back, traveling on I-10 westbound not to far out of Houston, we had two simutainious right rear blowouts. $1k and two hours later we were back on the road. There was construction areas...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-25-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 592
Posted By lrgomez1976
I don't remember the brand I purchased but for...

I don't remember the brand I purchased but for any lights to work on my toad, the minimal of parking lights have to be on.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-25-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,136
Posted By lrgomez1976
Wow... You have to keep in mind that power is...

Wow... You have to keep in mind that power is tripped for some reason. Can you run either one and run solo? Or is one the cause? The generator is to power those kind of accessories as It's nice to...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-24-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By lrgomez1976
I also use the 10k Roadmaster equipment.

I also use the 10k Roadmaster equipment.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-24-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By lrgomez1976
Nope... 10k tow capacity!! Pull like nothing back...

Nope... 10k tow capacity!! Pull like nothing back there.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-22-2021, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By lrgomez1976
Yes you can... I have pulled our F150 for many...

Yes you can... I have pulled our F150 for many miles without issues until last weekend... the RV front right tire decided it wanted to go south!! During the slow down period my RV made an immediate...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-12-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well definately you want to rinse out the black...

Well definately you want to rinse out the black tank. I usually drain it out, back wash it, rinse and before hitting the road back home I back wash with about 3 gallons of water and let it switch...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-08-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,726
Posted By lrgomez1976
As for 400 lbs give or take... I don't think it...

As for 400 lbs give or take... I don't think it will matter. It's like two good sized adults. The suspension should auto adjust to height. If I am correct, the levels work the same as high end...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-07-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By lrgomez1976
I think they all have plastic covers. You will...

I think they all have plastic covers. You will need your mounts to go directly to the frame. Either you purchase a full steel framed bumper or system such as Roadmaster with direct frame mounts. I...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-22-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,717
Posted By lrgomez1976
I like this idea, a rattling chain during early...

I like this idea, a rattling chain during early hours will wake you up... or just chain to a big tree.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-31-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,975
Posted By lrgomez1976
WIFE!!

WIFE!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-13-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 797
Posted By lrgomez1976
Looks like a great project... if you don't mind, ...

Looks like a great project... if you don't mind, what was ballpark figure as for building cost?? My situation is my current RV storage complex has been broken into twice and all RVs received damage...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-13-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 944
Posted By lrgomez1976
The difference will be diameter height of the...

The difference will be diameter height of the tire. This can change your speedo reading such as if the tire is smaller it spins faster reading a higher speed in the dash (slower actual speed) versus...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-04-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By lrgomez1976
Also before building your RV cover be sure the...

Also before building your RV cover be sure the dimensions allow space to open your slides... 14' wide should do it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 16,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
We enjoy the Thor but it's just awkward to get up...

We enjoy the Thor but it's just awkward to get up from the couch with junk all over you clothes. Our unit is a 36' Thor Four Winds Super C Diesel engine and fully equip with bells/whistles and four...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 16,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
The RV is stored under a roof covering and only...

The RV is stored under a roof covering and only in the sun while we are out and about. The blinds are always down while stored and the see through shades are down while we are moving or parked. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 16,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well my Thor Super C interior is also on the...

Well my Thor Super C interior is also on the Dollar Store reject listing. My issue is the cheap "Leather couch and dining seats". The so called leather flakes off more than a box of cereal. Sad...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-28-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 40,318
Posted By lrgomez1976
Just don't join the family too soon!!

Just don't join the family too soon!!
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-26-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 932
Posted By lrgomez1976
I use a cross bar because I pull a full size...

I use a cross bar because I pull a full size F-150. The cross bar helps in support of both connecting point/sides of the toad.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-24-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,521
Posted By lrgomez1976
I work with a bank and there are Bank Regulated...

I work with a bank and there are Bank Regulated tests that all employees must take. The deposits of over 10k yes do get reported but don't get to trigger happy because they also keep track of all ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-18-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,968
Posted By lrgomez1976
It took me a while to understand this but here...

It took me a while to understand this but here you go... The best thing to do is

1. Fill the fuel tank with your favorite petrol. Then fill the grey, black, and fresh tanks with water.
2....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-17-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 917
Posted By lrgomez1976
A thought is to load your tanks with water......

A thought is to load your tanks with water... fresh, black and grey this way you will know your full load. And yes, as for the pads.. either place your front axle on one and rear onto the next...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 483
Posted By lrgomez1976
Just a thought... I periodically use about 1- 1/2...

Just a thought... I periodically use about 1- 1/2 cups of dish washing liquid for the black tank. So I proceed by filing the tank about 2/3rds with water after a draining them add the dish liquid. Go...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-05-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By lrgomez1976
Call the manufacturer, they should not bite!! ...

Call the manufacturer, they should not bite!! They will not sell it to you but can give you a part number so you can order from your local dealer. Good luck!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-01-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 761
Posted By lrgomez1976
The outboard computer does not lie, unless I have...

The outboard computer does not lie, unless I have the first ever!! LOL I have an F-550 with the 6.7 diesel and 6 speed Super C and she will fly if I put my foot into it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-30-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 761
Posted By lrgomez1976
Mileage significantly improves when at 55 MPH in...

Mileage significantly improves when at 55 MPH in an RV. We were driving from Arizona back to Texas and got caught in some early morning fog. My typical mileage is 9.8 running 65 - 67 but while...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-28-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 13,433
Posted By lrgomez1976
I usually stick my extra propane tank in one of...

I usually stick my extra propane tank in one of those plastic milk carton crates and strap that down in the farthest compartment away from me!! The crate helps because it has a squared base and the...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-28-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 457
Posted By lrgomez1976
I would be afraid of second guessing and having...

I would be afraid of second guessing and having damaging thoughts in the back of my mind. Call Generac to get their advice.
Generac. 888-436-3722
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-28-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 976
Posted By lrgomez1976
I would suggest buying one... I got mine through...

I would suggest buying one... I got mine through Walmart would you believe!! It's the Progressive Industries SSP-50XL model. I believe it was around $120 or $140. I usually plug mine into land...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 772
Posted By lrgomez1976
Portable bread maker... All ovens in the RVs...

Portable bread maker... All ovens in the RVs only produce burnt food!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-25-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 879
Posted By lrgomez1976
A nice [Mod Edit] cat!! 302327

A nice [Mod Edit] cat!! 302327
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 09-22-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,581
Posted By lrgomez1976
They are supposed to charge!! I am not an RV Guru...

They are supposed to charge!! I am not an RV Guru but my batteries charge through the Solar Panels, generator, or shore power.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By lrgomez1976
Yes, let your back work for you and let them do...

Yes, let your back work for you and let them do the talking to the owners bank. I am sure you are not paying with a attache case full of cash... so monies coming from your account will only require...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-15-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By lrgomez1976
Call Tiffin tech department, they should help you...

Call Tiffin tech department, they should help you out. I always call Thor when I have questions of any kind. Granted, they will not sell you a dead Love Bug... but they will provide you with a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,786
Posted By lrgomez1976
Onward through the fog.... If like me if you...

Onward through the fog.... If like me if you run into something then pull out the instructions!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,694
Posted By lrgomez1976
Did you check your oil level? The generator does...

Did you check your oil level? The generator does have a oil cutoff system to prevent issues. I too have a Onan, but mine is a QD6000 and one time we happened to be sitting in a parking lot have a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-12-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,786
Posted By lrgomez1976
Dang Mickey, that's and Algebra Trick Question!! ...

Dang Mickey, that's and Algebra Trick Question!! I presume the replacement unit has a owner's manual and should give some specifics. If not, call the tech gurus at the manufacturer... they should...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-09-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,016
Posted By lrgomez1976
Correct, as WRVOND provided the picture... the...

Correct, as WRVOND provided the picture... the one with the screw on cap goes to your on board storage water tank and the one on the right with the filter screen comes from your water source...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-08-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 40,318
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well. I am 62 and working from home... and after...

Well. I am 62 and working from home... and after being home with Madusa, I think I will wait for 6' under as a retirement!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-08-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well, just remember the traditional King or...

Well, just remember the traditional King or Queen home beds are different in size compared to the RV King and Queen!! Some companies will make custom sizes, you may want to check that out.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 752
Posted By lrgomez1976
As for the IRS, as long as it has a Kitchen,...

As for the IRS, as long as it has a Kitchen, Bath, and Sleeping area the interest is deductible no matter if new or used.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By lrgomez1976
Not to sure, but more than likely a new switch. ...

Not to sure, but more than likely a new switch. The generator itself should have a button to start or turn off.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,585
Posted By lrgomez1976
I too have the King size 80 x 70 thin 5" factory...

I too have the King size 80 x 70 thin 5" factory mattres and yes it is uncomfortable. The temperapiedic memory stuff. It now has a high point in the middle of the bed and angles to the sides...
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