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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-17-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 903
Posted By mountainkowboy
According to Toyo, the lowest I can run my 19.5's...

According to Toyo, the lowest I can run my 19.5's are 80 psi. According to Toyo's weight inflation charts, my coach AT FULL gvwr doesn't reach the weight rating of my tires at 80 psi.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-25-2021, 12:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,431
Posted By mountainkowboy
Balance beds here, they work great.

Balance beds here, they work great.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-18-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,471
Posted By mountainkowboy
Life's to short to care

Life's to short to care
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-16-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By mountainkowboy
They gave me a low ball "pay off" amount when I...

They gave me a low ball "pay off" amount when I did my policy. I asked what drug they were on and made them look up NADA for my rig and mileage. Funny they were only 16K under what they found. My...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-11-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,664
Posted By mountainkowboy
Yup, we have to do a complete sanitize on all the...

Yup, we have to do a complete sanitize on all the tanks along with the water system. It wasn't that gross though.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By mountainkowboy
Life's to short

Life's to short
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-05-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 16,369
Posted By mountainkowboy
Being retired from public utilities, no. Just...

Being retired from public utilities, no. Just wash your hands if you can't contain it properly
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-03-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 793
Posted By mountainkowboy
I've had an RV of some kind for over 40 years. ...

I've had an RV of some kind for over 40 years. Can't imagine not owning one.

Glad to hear that your happy with that decision, we will always have a "home base". But then we'll always have an...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 09-03-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,264
Posted By mountainkowboy
Good luck with that, I'll trust my immune system,...

Good luck with that, I'll trust my immune system, always have. After leaving the USN, I haven't taken any vax for anything...rarely if ever get sick also. The more research you do on the "vax"...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By mountainkowboy
Our 06 CRV didn't have a miles limitation on it...

Our 06 CRV didn't have a miles limitation on it for flat towing. Back in those days I was still working, so 600 miles a day in the Moho was average, due to time constraints. I'll have a driveshaft...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 09-02-2021, 01:47 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,264
Posted By mountainkowboy
I'll take my chances, the CDC and the WHO have...

I'll take my chances, the CDC and the WHO have been caught lying and cheating FOREVER......and they have STILL NEVER proved that there is such a thing as C19, and masks have also been proven to do...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-01-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,766
Posted By mountainkowboy
Ours requires to be plugged in or genie running...

Ours requires to be plugged in or genie running along with the chassis engine. Level first, deploy the slides.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2021, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By mountainkowboy
Cracking Decals

We just got an 07 Tiffin 30DA and the fiberglass and paint are in great shape, the cheap stick on decals, not so much.

Has anyone had any success removing them? If yes, what did you use?

It's...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 09-01-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,264
Posted By mountainkowboy
Since we "had" it before the hair on fire...

Since we "had" it before the hair on fire knee-jerk reactions.....we're immune to it and happy. Did we get the jab? Not on your life, I'll trust my immune system for a "virus" that hasn't been...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-29-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By mountainkowboy
Sounds like you lost the solenoid, or the starter...

Sounds like you lost the solenoid, or the starter sense wire is dead, or it could even be the neutral safety switch. Most likely the solenoid though. Either way it's a pretty easy fix.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-23-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By mountainkowboy
Introduction

As it says, new Tiffin owner. Just picked up a 2007 Allegro 30DA a few days ago. We just got it home 1,100 miles later. Bedroom slide stopped moving.....lol. The motor spins, it just doesn't...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-17-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By mountainkowboy
I'm back......

We finally decided that the TC is just to small and with the wife's arthritis, gettin in and out of the cabover bed isn't real easy.......

So we bought another class A! 2007 Tiffin Allegro 30DA,...
Forum: iRV2 Owners Registry 07-22-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 515
Posted By mountainkowboy
Red and the S&S :: 1990 Ford & S&S 11SCB

Red and the S&S :: 1990 Ford & S&S 11SCB (2019-07-23 00:33:41)
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-22-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By mountainkowboy
Seriously looking at a late 90's early 2000's HR Endeavor

I've been RVing for over 40 years, so I know all the ins and outs of the systems. My main question is....is there anything with the Freightliner chassis in those years that was an issue? Anything...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-13-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,050
Posted By mountainkowboy
I was forced to retire at 54, best thing that...

I was forced to retire at 54, best thing that happened to me.
Forum: Just Conversation 11-08-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,673
Posted By mountainkowboy
good luck

good luck
Forum: Just Conversation 10-22-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 879
Posted By mountainkowboy
Hahahaha......Picture from inside the RV...... ...

Hahahaha......Picture from inside the RV......

https://i.imgur.com/MzRRIlbl.jpg
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-15-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Went over it for any leaks or damage from the...

Went over it for any leaks or damage from the storm we got...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-15-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1,024
Views: 119,922
Posted By mountainkowboy
Right out the back of the RV

Right out the back of the RV
Forum: Just Conversation 10-14-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,337
Posted By mountainkowboy
Oregon...$112.00 every 2 years on the truck and...

Oregon...$112.00 every 2 years on the truck and $86.00 for the camper
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-09-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 1,024
Views: 119,922
Posted By mountainkowboy
Troy, OR https://i.imgur.com/h3WuIm8l.jpg

Troy, OR

https://i.imgur.com/h3WuIm8l.jpg
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 10-09-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,933
Posted By mountainkowboy
If you're going to get REALLY crazy off-road,...

If you're going to get REALLY crazy off-road, make it a short one. :D
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-04-2018, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1,024
Views: 119,922
Posted By mountainkowboy
Lake Isabella ...

Lake Isabella

https://i.imgur.com/ZQzvWhrl.jpg
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-04-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 12,694
Posted By mountainkowboy
Yup....Molly, she went with us on our 2,200 mile...

Yup....Molly, she went with us on our 2,200 mile trip to get the rig and bring it back. She was a bit over 5 months old here in July this year.

https://i.imgur.com/KTTB8VFl.jpg
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 10-01-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,933
Posted By mountainkowboy
There wouldn't be any problem with a 4x4 dually...

There wouldn't be any problem with a 4x4 dually and a TC going there....
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 09-30-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,933
Posted By mountainkowboy
We did it for awhile, but at 60 I wanted more...

We did it for awhile, but at 60 I wanted more comfort...hence the TC. We still can go pretty much anywhere we want even with it.

https://i.imgur.com/PpsU2QQl.jpg
...
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-19-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Dropped it off the truck and washed it, changed...

Dropped it off the truck and washed it, changed the bubble levels.....

https://i.imgur.com/jcxGyURl.jpg
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-19-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Camco stackable screw jacks.......

Camco stackable screw jacks.......
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 09-19-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 792
Posted By mountainkowboy
Real World Weight

So I was interested in what my "real" weights were with Red and the S&S. I know loaded and ready to camp we came in at 10,460...3,640 front and 6,820 rear...when we went on our 5 week Pacific NW run...
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 09-19-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,804
Posted By mountainkowboy
My S&S has a wet weight sticker of 3,050 and it...

My S&S has a wet weight sticker of 3,050 and it weighs 4,350 full of water and ready to camp...OVER estimate your weight, I bet you'll come in "ready to camp" between 3,800-4,100, then add the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-18-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,072
Posted By mountainkowboy
Originally Posted by mountainkowboy View Post ...

Originally Posted by mountainkowboy View Post
We kept

Tool box - Lot's of Tools - MultiMeter - Screw/Impact driver - fuses - connectors.......

I should have said that my "toolbox" was a 9...
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-18-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Organized my basement storage, fixed the door on...

Organized my basement storage, fixed the door on the rear side storage bin, and started investigating if I can run new speaker wires.

https://i.imgur.com/9Kl28Lal.jpg
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-18-2018, 01:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,072
Posted By mountainkowboy
We kept Tool box 2 50' drinking water...

We kept

Tool box
2 50' drinking water hoses
3 spigot adapter
filter
various adapters and such for water
long sewer hose with quick connects and adapters
stand for sewer hose
little giant...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-18-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 12,808
Views: 1,820,105
Posted By mountainkowboy
Were with ya, gotta get the ceiling fixed in the...

Were with ya, gotta get the ceiling fixed in the kitchen. Already fixed the sagging wall.
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-16-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 944
Posted By mountainkowboy
It sometimes becomes a Pandora's box. Mine...

It sometimes becomes a Pandora's box. Mine started as a reseal that ended up being a 6 month rebuild.

https://i.imgur.com/fQb8paql.jpg
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-16-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Ordered new bubble levels for it, the ones on it...

Ordered new bubble levels for it, the ones on it where a casualty this winter. They didn't like -5* and a pelting ice storm.
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 09-15-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,203
Posted By mountainkowboy
Nice truck, and I've looked around for a gasser...

Nice truck, and I've looked around for a gasser late model dually...they are VERY hard to come by. As I said next step is to see what it sits at...then get a TC!!
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 09-12-2018, 01:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,203
Posted By mountainkowboy
I run an old gas F350 dually with a matching year...

I run an old gas F350 dually with a matching year TC. We can eek out 10.5 mpg if we try REALLY REALLY hard, but run around 9.5 most of the time.

Great choice for a truck...fill it up and go...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-31-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3,507
Views: 1,822,741
Posted By mountainkowboy
Don't know if it qualifies as "Vintage"...

Don't know if it qualifies as "Vintage" but...1990 F350 Lariat C/S, with matching 1990 S&S 11SCB cabover camper.

https://i.imgur.com/ZLboTwul.jpg



We rebuilt and replace all the rot in the...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-29-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Went and distributed some Fresh-Cab around in it,...

Went and distributed some Fresh-Cab around in it, since it's in the storage lot for a few weeks.
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 08-28-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,068
Posted By mountainkowboy
We lost out Hanna this year too, Mini Doxie/Jack...

We lost out Hanna this year too, Mini Doxie/Jack Russel mix, truly the smartest dog I've ever owned and she loved to RV. I feel your loss
Forum: Boondocking 08-28-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,775
Posted By mountainkowboy
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 08-28-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,068
Posted By mountainkowboy
"Hold my beer...see, this thing is rock...

"Hold my beer...see, this thing is rock solid...crap!!" :thumb:
Forum: Truck Camper Discussion 08-27-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,068
Posted By mountainkowboy
Dang...that thing looks like it was WAY up in the...

Dang...that thing looks like it was WAY up in the air.
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-27-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6,455
Views: 1,026,876
Posted By mountainkowboy
Fixed the sag on the passenger side interior wall...

Fixed the sag on the passenger side interior wall to to overloading of a rooftop storage box before I got it...alls good now.
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