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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-19-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,743
Posted By jaearhart
Yes sir. I do the same here on Louisiana when...

Yes sir. I do the same here on Louisiana when them hurricanes blow down our power lines. I don't connect to my house . I use extension cords to the house refrigerator, freezer and a table lamp. No...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-14-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By jaearhart
I bought the male part at the RV dealer. Got...

I bought the male part at the RV dealer. Got home and it didn't match the female with valve on the RV. Went to local Hardware and bought both matching parts and now ok. I found that you need to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-13-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By jaearhart
I use Tuttle Wash & Wax consecrated in a foam...

I use Tuttle Wash & Wax consecrated in a foam sprayer , soft brush and rinse. Motor Home, cars , trucks .
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-10-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By jaearhart
Hopefully you get to the source of this problem. ...

Hopefully you get to the source of this problem. I'll be watching for your response of the final outcome . Good luck .
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-03-2021, 04:54 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 67,123
Posted By jaearhart
I think you will find the fuses for both...

I think you will find the fuses for both passengers and drivers seats electric controls in the outside compartment by the drivers front wheel.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-02-2021, 04:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By jaearhart
Thanks for your comments , in the rear close to...

Thanks for your comments , in the rear close to the batteries is a large fuse and relay panel for the trailer connection. The Chrysler 7 pin connector reads a rt turn but not the coach . I've ordered...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-01-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By jaearhart
Turn and brake lamps out

2018 PA lxe 38B freightliner.
I'm having the right rear turn and both brake lamps out. All other lamps work. Where is the fuses located ? Book says fuse panel under dash.i do not see a fuse panel...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-18-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,356
Posted By jaearhart
I bought a used in good condition 1986 Wrangler I...

I bought a used in good condition 1986 Wrangler I rebuilt the engine and put new 2018 Rubicon tires and wheels . It's used strictly as our toad. We cruise the beaches , woods , sight seeing and...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-15-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By jaearhart
I have had out 2018 Pace Arrow DP with Whirlpool...

I have had out 2018 Pace Arrow DP with Whirlpool full sized house refrigerator with top freezer serviced twice by a Whirlpool approved service center. My complaint was a very minor amount of water...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-11-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By jaearhart
On the touch screen you will see the menu and at...

On the touch screen you will see the menu and at the bottom it says Shut Down ( yes - No )
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-06-2020, 04:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,506
Posted By jaearhart
I have the 2018 Pace Arrow LXE 38 B DP that's...

I have the 2018 Pace Arrow LXE 38 B DP that's quite similar to your Discovery. In reference to the Onan 8000 oil and fuel filter maintenance. I changed the oil and oil filter using the same oil I...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-05-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 18,133
Posted By jaearhart
Economy Recovery

I suspect the economy will recover quickly in some energy , financial and business sectors. RV new sales won't be a big player. The RV camping sites are already short in supply and over priced in...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By jaearhart
Issues and big $$ was with the HR Ambassador. ...

Issues and big $$ was with the HR Ambassador. I'll also make a correction it was the Workhorse chassis not the Spartan. This Pace Arrow with Freightliner chassis and Cummings Diesel is best valve...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By jaearhart
I traded in the 2008 Ambassador last year on the...

I traded in the 2008 Ambassador last year on the 2018 Pace Arrow . I had lots of maintenance cost with the sanitary system , HWH, Ac , and water leaks. The Spartan Chassis and Chevy gas engine...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-28-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 67,123
Posted By jaearhart
On my Pace Arrow by the door and passengers seat...

On my Pace Arrow by the door and passengers seat is z bank of switches. One is for Cargo bay lights. Also in several bays is 120 v plugs for extension cords you can use for a utility lamp. I also...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-26-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,634
Posted By jaearhart
After MH been setting for two months , with city...

After MH been setting for two months , with city water; today I drained the tank ,HWH and lines.Closed valves Filled 1/2 way , opened valves to drain . Used new Inline water filter on fill hose and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-25-2020, 04:59 AM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
I was watching a MH and toad burning the other...

I was watching a MH and toad burning the other day on a web site. That got my attention and now your post is important to me and surely everyone. I've had extensive fire fighting training for...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-25-2020, 03:25 AM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
RV popeye , the bay boat is a Champion 21 ft...

RV popeye , the bay boat is a Champion 21 ft center console w/150 hp Yamaha. Google maps and see Dulac La .I fish brackish waters for cats and salt for reds and specs . I built my own boat launch so...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-23-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
This [ moderator edit ]Governor we got has me...

This [ moderator edit ]Governor we got has me parked . This virus has me doing maintenance on the Bay Boat and respooling the fishing reels. Gotta throw the cast net for bait for the catfish noodles...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-22-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
I got the MH back to the fish came to stay out of...

I got the MH back to the fish came to stay out of public view , I can fish the bayou's and keep a good distance. , running catfish jugs for tomorrow's dinner.
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-22-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
Crabs are looking good crayfish are growing to...

Crabs are looking good crayfish are growing to good eating size and catfish are plentiful in the marsh waters
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-22-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 22,259
Views: 2,000,829
Posted By jaearhart
Good day from houma Louisiana

After coffee I'll swing by the auto parts or Walmart and get a package of them auto mechanics disposable gloves , great cheap throw a ways when handling gas or diesel fuel pump nozzles and key touch...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-22-2020, 04:24 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 14,307
Posted By jaearhart
Just 40 miles north of Tallahassee Fla is...

Just 40 miles north of Tallahassee Fla is Thomasville Ga. A nice country location, but still convenient to everything is Sugarmill RV Park ( web site ) full hookups , maybe $30 to $35
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-22-2020, 04:16 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 14,307
Posted By jaearhart
Interstate Rest areas

I've experienced state and interstate highway rest areas have closed the welcome centers , concession area machine's and Rest Rooms .
I've seen as few that's set up portable toilets for "Truckers" ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-03-2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 13,511
Posted By jaearhart
The engine is assembled and tested at the engine...

The engine is assembled and tested at the engine factory before shipping to vehicle chassis builder to finish assembly then drives completed chassis to RV factory for House assembly then drives to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-26-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 15,531
Posted By jaearhart
I drive with it on all the time . I do switch it...

I drive with it on all the time . I do switch it off in posted areas. Since I always go the truck routes thru towns those postings are evident
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-25-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 13,783
Posted By jaearhart
By demand ;) I put a inline filter at the spigot,...

By demand ;) I put a inline filter at the spigot, one at end of hose connected to tank fill and the RV cartridge filter from tank to cold water line. Three filters and she buys bottled water for...
Forum: Going Green 02-07-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,129
Posted By jaearhart
People buy a $70,000 diesel truck for torque and...

People buy a $70,000 diesel truck for torque and MPG to tow a $60,000 TT that has a 6 kw gas generator that consumes 1.5 gph for boondocking. And buys Solar panels and batteries to be energy...
Forum: Going Green 02-07-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,312
Posted By jaearhart
At 250 ft one needs to consider voltage Drop....

At 250 ft one needs to consider voltage Drop. Example , if voltage source is a constant 120 v then with 250 ft # 10 awg wire volts could measure 110 v .so all is good. IF that is IF your voltage is...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-06-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 922
Posted By jaearhart
When I deploy the door and side awnings, I have...

When I deploy the door and side awnings, I have the door open and watch the movement.several time I've noticed when extending the door awning it sticks on one end and is not moving straight and...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-06-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 957
Posted By jaearhart
I'm curious to see some replays also. My 2018...

I'm curious to see some replays also. My 2018 Pace Arrow drivers seat has signed of material chaffing and wear. It's under warranty but Fleetwood is not enthused to change or replace cover. I'll be...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-06-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 115
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Views: 13,396
Posted By jaearhart
In the MH the Pioneer GPS Is built in . I have it...

In the MH the Pioneer GPS Is built in . I have it programed for Truck Routes. It's just perfect, I get Truck stops , and no narrow roads, no trees overhanging, no low bridges or restricted load...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-05-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 13,783
Posted By jaearhart
Out of sight ! Out of mind ! I filter , filter,...

Out of sight ! Out of mind ! I filter , filter, filter and use bottled water to drink and make coffee with. , I shower, brush teeth, wash dishes, wash clothes, and make ice with water I filtered into...
Forum: New Member Check-In 02-05-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By jaearhart
Welcome from Houma La. We as well recently...

Welcome from Houma La.
We as well recently purchased a 2018 Pace Arrow DP and in the learning curve.. load up the Fishing gear and come to Dulac La .
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-05-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 952
Posted By jaearhart
Several years ago we wanted to upgrade to a MH...

Several years ago we wanted to upgrade to a MH from a 5 th. We found a clean 2008 HR gas at our budget. Soon on short trips it was batteries, front window leaks, generator running hot, engine ac ,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-05-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,256
Posted By jaearhart
My MH has keyed top and bottom locks. The top is...

My MH has keyed top and bottom locks. The top is key only operation. The bottom is key , key boob remote and remote from dash. Camper World has key pad entry in stock .
My top ; key only ; lock...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 02-03-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,595
Posted By jaearhart
I see lots of wise info already posted . I'll add...

I see lots of wise info already posted . I'll add s few issues important if I was the buyer. Solar does lots of damage , the awnings exposure , the tiresexpisure as well as setting in one spot for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-03-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,256
Posted By jaearhart
I have same identical lock. It was just replaced...

I have same identical lock. It was just replaced under warranty because it would lock itself . I keep a set of keys hidden on the outside of the coach for emergency. I wanted the keyless but the...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 02-03-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,724
Posted By jaearhart
Identify patriotic Rv ers

I'm a non combat Viet-Nam vet 65-68 . I have USA flag in window of MH and plate on rear as well as Navy and Marine decals on rear. I wear Patriotic ball caps. I never received recognition as a Vet by...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-03-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,363
Posted By jaearhart
New purchase walk thru

I bought a 2018 ( new never titled ) in Jan 2019. Did walk thru with sales service rep and punched items I made. There was no factory qa/qc check list to reference. If I didnt see it it was regarded...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-03-2020, 05:27 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,964
Posted By jaearhart
U rite, the NEC wiring code used for sizing...

U rite, the NEC wiring code used for sizing cables is in AMPS. I make too many mistakes writing post so I'll just git off here . Happy camping.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-03-2020, 04:27 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,964
Posted By jaearhart
Yep, you are correct. Amperage determines wire...

Yep, you are correct. Amperage determines wire size requirements. I'm a old wise retired licensed Journeyman Electrician with not so wise writing and posting on internet blogs. Like my wiring...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-02-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,964
Posted By jaearhart
Oops sorry my typo. I should have read my post...

Oops sorry my typo. I should have read my post before posting. A min of 12 awg is always required for 120 v usage. Thank you for corrections .
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-02-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,413
Posted By jaearhart
I'm interested in this topic . I also have a 2018...

I'm interested in this topic . I also have a 2018 Diesel with DEF (pace arrow). By this service managers comment then ALL DEF required diesel engines no matter the chassis will require operating...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-02-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,964
Posted By jaearhart
Your correct to do as described. I'd only...

Your correct to do as described. I'd only suggest to keep the 22 gauge extension cord cable under 50 ft long and assure good clean tight connect6on cord ends . A voltage drop of less than 110v...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-02-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By jaearhart
Thanks everyone, I have it in service shop with...

Thanks everyone, I have it in service shop with appliance service looking at it. It is a top freezer model. I shut the ice water line valve off and it stopped the leak. Second time they have had it...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 01-30-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,659
Posted By jaearhart
Dirt and heat ( loose connections) are batteries...

Dirt and heat ( loose connections) are batteries worst enemies. I clean battery terminals and connections to assure no heat. I use a inhibitor on all battery connections to stop electrolysis (...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-27-2020, 05:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By jaearhart
Locked out

Under warrenty they just replaced my lock. The top remote slide would travel on it's own and lock. It was like hunting for a needle in a hay stack. I never left the RV without the top and bottom...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-23-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By jaearhart
Thanks for your quick reply. Our unit has the top...

Thanks for your quick reply. Our unit has the top freezer with ice maker. I initially experienced no water to the ice maker. The plastic tube was pinched stopping flow. Looks like I need to pull the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-23-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,533
Posted By jaearhart
I've just experienced the LIFE TIME SERVICE...

I've just experienced the LIFE TIME SERVICE WARRANTY at the Dixie Rv Sales , service by Camping World. For a Class A you'll pay $330.00 every year for the LABOR to perform the check list. I see they...
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