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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-12-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By bamaspiveys
Update

I have confirmed the LP burner is working, when I checked the tank level there was exhaust. I can also hear it out the bathroom window.

I am aware of the massive delta in BTUs between the LP and...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-12-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By bamaspiveys
AquaHot Confusion 375LP

OK, here we go with another AH issue

2014 Aspire, AH 375LP
Gas burner and Electric elements are "On" with green light
Overflow Tank status - fractionally below the HOT line (When it is off it...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-09-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By bamaspiveys
UPDATE

Picked up the RV yesterday, they could not find a freeze switch anywhere, claimed Coleman was even out of them. When I told them I would just take the RV and find one online and install it. They...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-07-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By bamaspiveys
Coleman Mach 8 not cooling

So zone 1 in my 2014 Aspire will stop blowing cold air after a random time of operation. Sometimes it is 30 mins, sometimes in is an hour or more.
The fan is running but the compressor is stops at...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-29-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,366
Posted By bamaspiveys
I think, I get to do this process this weekend! ...

I think, I get to do this process this weekend! Thanks for the tutorial!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-22-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By bamaspiveys
I have not found one that is compatible with...

I have not found one that is compatible with newer cameras and in dash units. Looking for better/newer gear not a like for like replacement, so I am expecting to need a new cable. If I can use it I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-20-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By bamaspiveys
New rear and side view camera install

Looks like I will be installing a new camera system. Does anyone have recommendations on the best path to use for the rear camera cable?

Is there access in the closet to the rear cap for the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-01-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By bamaspiveys
This is the sunshade, not the night shade. Night...

This is the sunshade, not the night shade. Night shade works correctly as designed.

The passenger sunshade does not come down with either of the switches (passenger control or driver control) ....
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-30-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By bamaspiveys
they are awesome to deal with, will call them...

they are awesome to deal with, will call them next week if I can't figure it out for sure.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-29-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By bamaspiveys
Sunscreen operation

So this one has me confused.....

The passenger sunscreen (black screen) will not go down using the switch on the driver panel or passenger panel.

The sunscreen goes down when you turn on the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-23-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 33,886
Posted By bamaspiveys
i want to know where he traded the CS in, might...

i want to know where he traded the CS in, might get a deal....
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-11-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,063
Posted By bamaspiveys
Chuck, I replaced that plug on mine about a year...

Chuck, I replaced that plug on mine about a year ago because the generator would not start using the inside switches. Now I have the same issue, it will not crank from the dash switch or the control...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-25-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,812
Posted By bamaspiveys
Congrats Chuck great looking coach and I agree...

Congrats Chuck great looking coach and I agree with Gary, you could get in some John Force stunt double work if you wanted it.



Now I am starting a pool on when the first modification takes...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-08-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
Posted By bamaspiveys
You literally just typed the majority of our...

You literally just typed the majority of our conversation, only difference is we are not full timers. We have several years before that becomes an option but capacity is an issue for us as we just...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-08-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,270
Posted By bamaspiveys
I check tire pressures every morning I am going...

I check tire pressures every morning I am going to be driving, even if it was a Walmart overnighter. My frustration is the high pressure threshold has been set since I got this unit nearly 18 months...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-07-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
Posted By bamaspiveys
following

Chuck,

The DW and I are having a very similar conversation, we are 2 years into our second MH and thinking we might go back to a FW. Literally, looking at Redstone units on RVTrader from the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-07-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,270
Posted By bamaspiveys
Tire Pressure Fluctuations

I hate my EezTire system.....let's get that out of the way right now. I changed all the batteries in the sensors back in December and 4 of them are not reporting data, so I assume they are dead...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-06-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,536
Posted By bamaspiveys
I will be in Atlanta again next week, I can go by...

I will be in Atlanta again next week, I can go by and check on it for you. :D

Glad to hear they are taking care of you, they will be my first stop when it is time to make a change.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-05-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,018
Posted By bamaspiveys
Don, I have the 2812 and I have 8 settings ...

Don,

I have the 2812 and I have 8 settings

1 search watts
2 lowbattcutout
3 absorb time
4 battery type
5 charge rate
6 VAC dropout
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-05-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,018
Posted By bamaspiveys
Yes they are 225AH flooded batteries and I have a...

Yes they are 225AH flooded batteries and I have a watering system for them to keep them full of distilled water. Pulled them off the old batteries, cleaned them up a little and soaked them in...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-04-2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,018
Posted By bamaspiveys
Magnum setting for new batteries

How do I find the settings I need to adjust for the new batteries. I went with Interstate GC2-ECL-UTL.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-03-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 957
Posted By bamaspiveys
The L16s were added 3 to 4 years ago by the...

The L16s were added 3 to 4 years ago by the previous owner, I do not need that level of capacity. I was just looking at the options, decided to go with a battery the local RV store has in stock. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-03-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 957
Posted By bamaspiveys
Yes, my coach is Ron's old coach. I have had the...

Yes, my coach is Ron's old coach. I have had the coach for 2 years and I think the records he left with the coach showed he put them in about a year before he traded it in. Ron left a lot of...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 957
Posted By bamaspiveys
Thanks for the replies. Yea we knew these...

Thanks for the replies. Yea we knew these batteries were on their last leg, so making a few calls from the road to stores on our route this week. I have Trojan L16s not having any luck finding...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-02-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 957
Posted By bamaspiveys
couple of electrical questions

What battery does the generator use to start?

Had an issue getting the generator started, used the battery boost that did not help. Coach cranked just fine no issues but had to drive over an hour...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-16-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By bamaspiveys
Issue Resolved

Valve was frozen shut, and the height adjustment lever was GONE! Link Automotive in Nashville TN worked me in to the schedule and got us back on the road in less than a week. They are awesome!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-14-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By bamaspiveys
Spare Surge protector?

Does any one carry a spare surge protector? I work in IT, so we do a lot of redundancy, I used to build data centers that were full of redundancy. I never considered carrying a second surge...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-27-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
Control Unit

went out today and did the "locked rotor state" reset process.

after cycling the control box we could get the steps to go out when the door opened but they would not come back in. Additional...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-26-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By bamaspiveys
update

So I took the coach out for a ride today, it drove fine and does not feel like it is listing.....but it is!

I let the engine idle for a few mins after the sneeze and the air release did stop but I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-26-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
Control Unit

Thanks Chuck - I will try the lock out reset tomorrow, just to make sure before ordering anything.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-26-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
Control Unit

The troubleshooting guide was terrific, thanks.
Upon additional inspection the control unit had already been repaired on the yellow and red motor wires.

I stepped through all the steps and the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-21-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,693
Posted By bamaspiveys
not sure about the 2017 but we had to tell the...

not sure about the 2017 but we had to tell the GPS to output the signal and then had to cycle through the TV inputs until we found it.

Hopefully someone with your year coach can give you specific...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-21-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
OK, thanks for that information, will be out...

OK, thanks for that information, will be out there this weekend, getting ready for a two week trip in June. No trip this holiday weekend, so hopefully I can get this figured out and fixed. If not I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-21-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By bamaspiveys
Thanks for the information: Here is a detail...

Thanks for the information:

Here is a detail of the event:

Started the coach and walked outside to disconnect power and check the surroundings before backing out.
Heard the air leaking on...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-20-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
We did cycle the house batteries once started...

We did cycle the house batteries once started trying to troubleshoot it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-20-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
No they will not auto retract, yes cycled the...

No they will not auto retract, yes cycled the switch with the coach running and not running,

No movement and do not hear/see the motor even attempt to move them.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-20-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By bamaspiveys
Not my day--Steps will not retract

So finished up with my maintenance day, in addition to the potential air leak mentioned earlier now the steps will not go back in. I checked the fuse in bathroom it is good. Is there another fuse...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-20-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By bamaspiveys
AIR LEAK- need some advice/opinions

Need a little help.

Heard an air leak when I was doing my walk around, shut it down and traced it to the device in picture #1
The air was coming out of the hose in picture #2

When I wiggle...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-20-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,475
Posted By bamaspiveys
slight tangent-

I am looking at an enclosed trailer as well. Spoke with a few manufactures and they all build them with an "extended tongue" if you are going to be towing them with an RV. However, not many of the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-12-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By bamaspiveys
It will sit on a flat surface at the top. ...

It will sit on a flat surface at the top.

Talked to the builder and we are going out to measure it next week, he thinks we can get 47' from street to parking pad. I feel better about 3' foot rise...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-12-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By bamaspiveys
How do you disable the TAG dump?

How do you disable the TAG dump?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-12-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By bamaspiveys
I think the radiator is lower than the hitch and...

I think the radiator is lower than the hitch and that is my biggest concern. I will have to go measure those distances. I am also concerned with the front end a little.

I agree on the 6% and...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-12-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By bamaspiveys
Driveway Angle?

Ok, calling all you smart people and math gurus!

I need to figure out the maximum angle I can have on my driveway that will allow me to back the Aspire in the driveway.


We are building a...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-06-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,915
Posted By bamaspiveys
The biggest issue I see is the fact that...

The biggest issue I see is the fact that Nest/Honeywell/Pick one . are not going to have the intelligence to swap between the multiple sources available in the RV. You have a propane Aquahot, so...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-31-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,088
Posted By bamaspiveys
If you have a flame and hot water, it sounds like...

If you have a flame and hot water, it sounds like the thermostat is not "calling" for heat or the unit is not hearing the call.

I do not think the fuse in the panel under the driver's area is...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-22-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,591
Posted By bamaspiveys
I am with you, hard to burn a week in classes but...

I am with you, hard to burn a week in classes but I guess we have to look at it as an investment in the lifestyle choice. Probably cheaper than missing something or paying someone else to do...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-20-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,030
Posted By bamaspiveys
How To install battery manual cutoff switch?

So I have been putting off replacing the house batteries, we had few incidents were they were drained due to external influences. Someone unplugged my coach by accident in storage. Then I forgot to...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-17-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,701
Posted By bamaspiveys
do you have a link to this video?

do you have a link to this video?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-14-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,483
Posted By bamaspiveys
Congrats! I know the feelings you had yesterday...

Congrats! I know the feelings you had yesterday and this morning, the :banghead: frustration :banghead: that is takes to cause someone to sit down and read that book and the :dance:exhilaration...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-13-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,570
Posted By bamaspiveys
Where are you supporting the vehicle and with...

Where are you supporting the vehicle and with what? I do not have jack stands yet but it sounds like I need them.
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