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Forum: Vintage RV's 01-07-2022, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,027,538
Posted By markarbogast
I looked at it longingly with dreams of spring

I looked at it longingly with dreams of spring
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-05-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 17,419
Posted By markarbogast
Thatís America

This is the world we live in folks. The only thing thatís important is ďI, Me, MineĒ.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-05-2021, 06:11 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 16,410
Posted By markarbogast
How about ďthanks for the good adviceĒ.

How about ďthanks for the good adviceĒ.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-05-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,392
Posted By markarbogast
Our coach is on a Freight liner chassis so that’s...

Our coach is on a Freight liner chassis so that’s where we take it. Reasonable rates and good job. We go to the one in Foristel Missouri. Highly recommended!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-02-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 16,410
Posted By markarbogast
I always use gloves. Poop goes into the drain NOT...

I always use gloves. Poop goes into the drain NOT on my hands. Itís basin common sense sanitation 101!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-16-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 15,655
Posted By markarbogast
So far I have never drank from it.

So far I have never drank from it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-30-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 13,863
Posted By markarbogast
Lunch

We all pay tax on consumed fuel already. The Lunch is not free.
LOL
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-30-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 13,863
Posted By markarbogast
What?

I wonder if they would eliminate the gasoline tax then? And Can you imagine how much goods that travel by truck will increase to cover this?
I hope they rethink this one. At least let the American...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 02-08-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,197
Posted By markarbogast
Fridge upgrade

We have a standard Dometic RV fridge that we hate. Freezer gets pretty cold but the fridge part never gets much below 50, if at all. We are interested in replacing it with a residential style. Is it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-26-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,563
Posted By markarbogast
No smoking No drugs No politics No religion...

No smoking
No drugs
No politics
No religion
I get the bed, you get the Sofa
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-26-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 18,331
Posted By markarbogast
Spare

I carry an uncounted spare just in case. It wouldn't fit in the cargo bays so It's stored under the bed.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-27-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 19,811
Posted By markarbogast
Why not?

Personally I donít see why RVers canít travel if they want to, at least short outings. Boondocking would seem very safe to me. They only risks are touching the fuel pump handles and trips to the...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-12-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,808
Posted By markarbogast
Camping

We had a big trip planned later in September to monument valley but with all this plus the loss of extra income from my part time job have put it in jeopardy.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-11-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,943
Posted By markarbogast
How long can black tank go before emptying

We keep our coach here at home next to the house. Just before the lockdown we used it. Now the black tank needs emptied but I'm afraid to drive it to the local camping world dump station. How long...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-15-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,603
Posted By markarbogast
They sell lots of solar ones on Ebay. Cheap too!...

They sell lots of solar ones on Ebay. Cheap too! But wouldnít they keep coming on if you were night driving as cars passed?
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-14-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 38,785
Posted By markarbogast
Tripping

Seems like a great time to go on a long RV trip. Fuel is cheap. Stay in your coach. Wipe before using gas pumps. Stay secluded. Enjoy nature and the open road.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-14-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 38,785
Posted By markarbogast
You might feel differently if you catch it.

You might feel differently if you catch it.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-14-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 38,785
Posted By markarbogast
The comparisons to the flu and other past...

The comparisons to the flu and other past epidemics do not make it any less dangerous. Especially if you or your loved ones catch it.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-12-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,396
Posted By markarbogast
I stare longingly out the window waiting for...

I stare longingly out the window waiting for spring or the day I have enough money to winter in Arizona
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,282
Posted By markarbogast
Iím 66. Started driving when I was 13. I have...

Iím 66. Started driving when I was 13.
I have driven private and military vehicles all over the world. Iíll stop when they make me stop. LOL.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-20-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By markarbogast
Slideout seal loose

Noticed that part of my living room slideout seal has come loose. What kind of glue do they use? Or is it something else?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-07-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,127
Posted By markarbogast
Sure would be nice to know who that dealer was....

Sure would be nice to know who that dealer was. Especially if he is still in business.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-07-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,127
Posted By markarbogast
I had new front tires mounted earlier this year...

I had new front tires mounted earlier this year and personaly watched as the guy used a torque wrench to set the proper foot pounds.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-07-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 552
Posted By markarbogast
Love my ready brute elite with the built in brake...

Love my ready brute elite with the built in brake system. Never was a Blue Ox fan.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-07-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By markarbogast
Maybe low coolant causing the coils to frost up

Maybe low coolant causing the coils to frost up
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,846
Posted By markarbogast
I mind my own business and expect everybody else...

I mind my own business and expect everybody else to do the same. Not all of us have the resources or opportunities to afford a 500000 dollar coach. Mine is a 2007. In like new condition. I wash and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-30-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,836
Posted By markarbogast
Never heard of it!

Never heard of it!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-30-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,836
Posted By markarbogast
Horseflies

Just got back from a campground in northern Missouri called Ray Behrens. Itís on Mark Twain lake. Weather was awesome but we had to cut short our visit because the horseflies were absolutely...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-10-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,173
Posted By markarbogast
That link keeps rerouting me to a hacker “free...

That link keeps rerouting me to a hacker “free iPad user prize” site!
Thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-09-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,173
Posted By markarbogast
Big Rig friendly Parks

We like to take 2 day one tank trips to campgrounds during the year since we donít get to travel a lot. We have a 38í class A. What I would love to find is a database, app, or web site that lists...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-09-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,744
Posted By markarbogast
I was going to install a dirt devil but got lazy...

I was going to install a dirt devil but got lazy and bought a Dyson Shark and I love it. Shows away under the Dinet seat.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-09-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,173
Posted By markarbogast
I had one installed and it absolutely made a huge...

I had one installed and it absolutely made a huge difference. I highly recommend it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-30-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,361
Posted By markarbogast
Turn signal doesn't make any noise

I have. 2007 Sportcoach Crosscountry Class A.
The turn signals work fine but they are totaly silent which occasionally leads to me accidentally leaving them on if they donít click off.
This donít...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-21-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,273
Posted By markarbogast
I took mine to a band gig last year in August....

I took mine to a band gig last year in August. Got there at noon and the performance wasn’t until 9pm so we ran the Genny all day with the AC. All the touring acts do it.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-21-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 12,173
Posted By markarbogast
I have Directv at home and for,7 dollars a month...

I have Directv at home and for,7 dollars a month they extended it to our coach. The installer even came out and hooked it all up for no charge. Works fine last I checked about a week ago.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-20-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 659
Posted By markarbogast
You may be correct

You may be correct
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-19-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 659
Posted By markarbogast
Tire size

When I bought my 38’ coach two years ago it was 10 years old. It has 235 70R 22.5 tires. I was looking at the specs and it says the tires size from the factory was 80R tires. Evidently the previous...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 07-16-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 612
Posted By markarbogast
We bought one from a company called RVCARE from...

We bought one from a company called RVCARE from the dealer when we bought the coach. It was expensive but so far worth it. Used it twice with no troubles. 100 deductible is a plus as well.
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 07-15-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 619,313
Posted By markarbogast
Air Force 1976-1980

Air Force 1976-1980
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-30-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 14,599
Posted By markarbogast
On my last trip I forgot to unlock the steering...

On my last trip I forgot to unlock the steering wheel. Hooked up the Jeep, disconnected the battery, crankcase in neutral, transmission in second gear, but I got distracted and forgot to unlock the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-25-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
I would love to have that done but I’m afraid of...

I would love to have that done but I’m afraid of the Air Bag issue.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-25-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
Ok folks I figured it out and itís not pretty. I...

Ok folks I figured it out and itís not pretty. I forgot to unlock the tow jeeps steering wheel. Managed to chew up a couple of the jeeps front tires in the process. I got distracted because we had a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-21-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
So many great suggestions and observations p. I...

So many great suggestions and observations p. I can always count on the IRV2 clan to help! Thanks guys, I’ll let you know what I find.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-21-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
How do you fix a “sticky brake” if that’s the...

How do you fix a “sticky brake” if that’s the issue?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-21-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
Checked that...100psi just like the drivers side.

Checked that...100psi just like the drivers side.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-21-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,887
Posted By markarbogast
Coach pulls hard right after stay in campground

Here is what happened...
Decided to stay a couple nights at an RV Park 125 miles from home. Drove there, no issues, didn’t hit anything, steering straight, AOK. Hooked up to leave today and it’s...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-14-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,027,538
Posted By markarbogast
Installed a new toilet, floor flange, gasket, and...

Installed a new toilet, floor flange, gasket, and water line. Also two new front tires.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-10-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 37,148
Posted By markarbogast
When I decided to purchase a Class A I ruled out...

When I decided to purchase a Class A I ruled out looking at anything over 32í. That pretty well relegated me to Gassers. Then I stumbled upon a 36í that was a DP and still in my price range. Next...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-18-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,809
Posted By markarbogast
I have never had to use it in anger but a short...

I have never had to use it in anger but a short friendly tap to wake up someone sleeping at the green light donít seem out of line to me.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-16-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,179
Posted By markarbogast
Ok, here in Missouri during summer I have my...

Ok, here in Missouri during summer I have my tires at 95psi. But in the fall in the early morning the temp is low and tire pressure drops to about 75. After Iím on the road an hour and the tire warms...
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