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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-26-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,971
Posted By rbleau6885
TT Insurance - why so much?

Wow 150 to 200 I'm getting smoked at 586 a year and I pay 100 a year for a golf cart
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-18-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,228
Posted By rbleau6885
Doesnt have much of a pitch to run off I had...

Doesnt have much of a pitch to run off I had camping world install mine part of the deal on the top damn hacks are what they are mines even to side of camper so water puddles I always still had to go...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-18-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 910
Posted By rbleau6885
Roof doesn't look that bad for the age looks like...

Roof doesn't look that bad for the age looks like it was taken care of I would clean rlly good with a rubber roof cleaner remove old lap sealant and redo do it then use roof protectant and you'll be...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-29-2016, 01:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,307
Posted By rbleau6885
I've always run my hot water tank on both gas and...

I've always run my hot water tank on both gas and electric time how fast it heats 6 gallons under 10 minutes and lasts longer.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-29-2016, 01:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By rbleau6885
Don't have the batteries inside your TT they...

Don't have the batteries inside your TT they release gases especially when being charged Bad idea someones Guna get hurt
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-08-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,070
Posted By rbleau6885
Pull a low point drain or just hook up the hose...

Pull a low point drain or just hook up the hose to city water also if the TT was already winterized it has antifreeze in the lines u want to flush it out before turn off the bypass on hot water...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 05-07-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,693
Posted By rbleau6885
When I bought my new TT 8700 loaded 30ft and my...

When I bought my new TT 8700 loaded 30ft and my tv is a 2006 Chevy 2500hd crew cab short bed every time I was on the highway my trailer would take over my truck drag me into the other lane never felt...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-05-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,546
Posted By rbleau6885
Lol take your shoes off and on wet ground touch...

Lol take your shoes off and on wet ground touch metal on the rv I beat you'll get shocked had this Happen at a lot of places it's on there end not yours I alway have a ground rod in my bumper
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-02-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,393
Posted By rbleau6885
Faked me out with the slide thought it was a half...

Faked me out with the slide thought it was a half slide looks real deep .. Nice looking setup
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-29-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,741
Posted By rbleau6885
You went all out on the truck sharp interior what...

You went all out on the truck sharp interior what did and have had done to it. Good luck with the TT and towing is easy going straight it's back up that takes practice some have it some don't not...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-19-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,010
Posted By rbleau6885
Stained Roof Pictures

That's a neglected roof looks like a stain from leaves/Pineneedles and they just brushed the roof off. Definitely a trailer that's been sitting awhile there's no black showing from the roof breaking...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-15-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,044
Posted By rbleau6885
Sub-Floor Water Damage - Corner of TT Slide - Questions

I would say it defiantly was a leak from the trim you can see very little all the way along the wall the slide is pitched back a bit so the water can run off. without a topper water travels down the...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 04-13-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,614
Posted By rbleau6885
Suburbans are only gas and I bet you don't have...

Suburbans are only gas and I bet you don't have anything old enough to be a diesel and the excursion has the v8 v10 and the 7.3 diesel if you found a 7.3 excursion I'd take that in a heart beat if...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-13-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,044
Posted By rbleau6885
Doesn't look totally rotted by the picture is it...

Doesn't look totally rotted by the picture is it really soft or just damp and moldy if so I'd just spay it with bleach to kill the mold and put new carpet down I'd remove the fabric under the slide...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-12-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 964
Posted By rbleau6885
Use the self leveling I wet my finger and get it...

Use the self leveling I wet my finger and get it how I want it then it will level it self out for spot sealing u don't need to touch it
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-12-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,300
Posted By rbleau6885
Help with new battery!

Look under the front of trailer there's black fuses with wires on both side with a nut check both ends for power most have a little rest bottom bet that is your issue
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-11-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,873
Posted By rbleau6885
Suburbans are awesome tow vehicles I sure ur...

Suburbans are awesome tow vehicles I sure ur towing cap. Is around 8500 my father had a 99 1500 added leafs and front torsion keys she was a beast towed a 10k camper and a 30ft boat 9'6 beam did just...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 04-09-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,318
Posted By rbleau6885
I have a 2014 16ft v nose enclosed I use it for...

I have a 2014 16ft v nose enclosed I use it for work I extended the tongue myself for a leaf loader I used a piece of 2x6 Chanel which goes back right behind the side door then tied into two cross...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-09-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,958
Posted By rbleau6885
What you explained I think your band new trailer...

What you explained I think your band new trailer has water damage somewhere you will have to track it down check all corners in cabinets everywhere till u locate it best beat wait till after a good...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-08-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By rbleau6885
Never seen a Rk with double entree doors

Never seen a Rk with double entree doors
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-08-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,989
Posted By rbleau6885
Brand new TT stolen!

Hopefully you didn't have to many personal things already in it thefts are everywhere does matter what you do if they want it they will take it that's what insurance is for.. I never hear to many...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-08-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,370
Posted By rbleau6885
Buying a new Trailer

Before I bought my current TT I went through camping world we made a deal and I paid the sales tax of the trailer as my deposit then the sales manager gave me a round around I put that to an end...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-05-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,651
Posted By rbleau6885
How Much Should It Cost to Get MH Waxed?

Best post I've seen on here Amen
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-05-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By rbleau6885
If you ask me that's like letting some one sleep...

If you ask me that's like letting some one sleep in your bed when when your not home never mind the damage they could cause I don't see any reward in it.. I've bought my first TT used tossed the...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-03-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,416
Posted By rbleau6885
I called Libbert I don't have my rv in my TT so...

I called Libbert I don't have my rv in my TT so they said that board doesn't pick up Bluetooth so I'm just with just my remote
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-02-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By rbleau6885
Sounds like the trailer wasn't winterized with...

Sounds like the trailer wasn't winterized with that many problems and for the roof for an 02 I'd stripe the lap sealant and redo all seems if the rubber roof isn't in good shape if look into coating...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-30-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,416
Posted By rbleau6885
Thanks I looked it up and and downloaded it but...

Thanks I looked it up and and downloaded it but there's no tag or paper work on the system and when phone scans it does pick anything up also asks for a 6 number code
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-28-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,416
Posted By rbleau6885
There's no password on it just hit on then u can...

There's no password on it just hit on then u can chose light awning front/rear jacks and slide room
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-28-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,416
Posted By rbleau6885
122544

122544
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-28-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,416
Posted By rbleau6885
RV remote

For you tech guys has anyone found or know a way how to get an app or something for the I phone to run everything my remote does off my phone it's IDS electronics lippert components inc. thanks in...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-27-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,343
Posted By rbleau6885
Leaving Trailer at Campsite?

We do a fall fling for 7 weeks camper stays on the site the whole time and it's based off Friday to Monday can't go doing the week a couple have been broken into and you know there kids because they...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-26-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,197
Posted By rbleau6885
My hitch rating on my 2500hd is 13000k youll have...

My hitch rating on my 2500hd is 13000k youll have no problem just towing on a ball I'd just take it easy on the highway with out your hitch setup. You have plenty of truck
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-26-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 15,029
Posted By rbleau6885
You guys put to much thought on numbers if you...

You guys put to much thought on numbers if you want to be be in the 16ft to 26 foot buy a 1500 anything bigger then 3/4 ton then 1 ton when your over 12k. These guys buy these half ton trucks and...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-26-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 864
Posted By rbleau6885
Your check value is no good the piece in the...

Your check value is no good the piece in the picture very easy fix its right off the water pump it's no good so it's letting water past it into your tank if you don't see it then it's built into your...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-26-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 892
Posted By rbleau6885
I have a rear lounge I love it but the tv is so...

I have a rear lounge I love it but the tv is so far away from the couch and chairs I actually moved the table to the other side and got rid of the couch and bought a leather one we like it much...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-25-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 14,348
Posted By rbleau6885
Electric vs manual stabilizer jacks

There a plus if you find them on a new rv idk if I'd pay for the upgrade though Love my remote I can run jacks outside light awning and slide room. Pulled into a campground and it started pooring I...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-25-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 989
Posted By rbleau6885
Never though of that I'll have to try it I do...

Never though of that I'll have to try it I do mine once a month I can get away with just a car wash brush but I leave mine at a campground for fall fling 7 weeks and then I need to hand scrub the...
Forum: Just Conversation 03-24-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,961
Posted By rbleau6885
I would say that this truck was built so and...

I would say that this truck was built so and would have a whole different drive train only thing I wouldn't want to be in a head on collision in that beast
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-24-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 989
Posted By rbleau6885
Never use a power wash I always cringe when I see...

Never use a power wash I always cringe when I see people doing that. Use the roof cleaner with a small hand brush is the best in my opinion . Think of all that pressure on the seals some will argue...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-24-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,116
Posted By rbleau6885
There was a problem with that corner before that...

There was a problem with that corner before that look down there were screws or rivets at the bottom of corner molding and look like a small hole on the other side.. Look like old water damage some...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-24-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,553
Posted By rbleau6885
If you are just on back roads u can leave it off...

If you are just on back roads u can leave it off or loosen it if I'm going some where local I won't even put it on and as soon as I pull into a campground I jump out and loosen it so nobody has to...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-20-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,694
Posted By rbleau6885
^what he said

^what he said
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 03-18-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,738
Posted By rbleau6885
Put your wife in the compartment if it's not cruel

Put your wife in the compartment if it's not cruel
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-17-2016, 05:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,331
Posted By rbleau6885
I have a 05 2500hd 6.0 my TT is around 8500-9000...

I have a 05 2500hd 6.0 my TT is around 8500-9000 I get 12 or so empty and no matter what I never get below 10 well towing but I agree anything over 10k and a lot of driving I'd get a diesel over gas
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-16-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,290
Posted By rbleau6885
Exactly.. When my buddy got his first TT I told...

Exactly.. When my buddy got his first TT I told him to setup and break down in his driveway go around the block back in and do it again and if your not familiar with towing find a big lot to practice...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-14-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,083
Posted By rbleau6885
Would never go with out one thank good I only...

Would never go with out one thank good I only have one14ft slide or you'd be breaking the bank.. Nice to just hit the bottom and not have to go clean it off.. I bought from camping world because it...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-14-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,628
Posted By rbleau6885
I would say 4K is probably what's it's worth with...

I would say 4K is probably what's it's worth with or with out the issues it has because of its age.. If you put in the time and money to fix it up you won't be making it worth any more just more...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-14-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By rbleau6885
Best chocks on the market takes all the rock out...

Best chocks on the market takes all the rock out of the rv. I only use them while camping if my trailers parked I use regular chocks
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-12-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By rbleau6885
I wash mine twice a month and roof once a month...

I wash mine twice a month and roof once a month and treat it. I hope some of you guys aren't the power washing type I cringe when I see that especially in campgrounds. Your just asking for trouble on...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-12-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,301
Posted By rbleau6885
I see what u mean but put 4 jacks at each corner...

I see what u mean but put 4 jacks at each corner of the car and test your theory again.. I use them and xchocks and its solid. I agree with them as long as there just snug under the rails not lifting...
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