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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-27-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,217
Posted By Tdccmc
I used Rapid Remover Adhesive Remover with...

I used Rapid Remover Adhesive Remover with plastic razor blades. And lots of elbow grease.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-26-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Tdccmc
You can try https://www.eagleamerica.com/ or...

You can try https://www.eagleamerica.com/ or whitesiderouterbits.com
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-02-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tdccmc
Water appears to be coming in from various places...

Water appears to be coming in from various places around door. Iím thinking the flat seals around the entry door need to be replaced. Most of screws are rusted. So how difficult is it to remove...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-26-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tdccmc
Have found the leak which caused the problem,...

Have found the leak which caused the problem, just not sure thatís the source.
283212. This area is where the right hand handrail is attached. When I removed the screws, water just poured out the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-26-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tdccmc
Removed rotted wood today. Have 3/4 plywood...

Removed rotted wood today. Have 3/4 plywood covered with Luan with tile on top. 283211. Previous owners must have identified a problem and attempted a fix with Hugh amounts of caulk.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-25-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Tdccmc
Made the ĎZí clip from PVC trim boards for front...

Made the ĎZí clip from PVC trim boards for front wardrobe glass door. Rear door used an elongated slotted clip from PVC.283108
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-25-2020, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tdccmc
Rotted wood stairwell

On my 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40í PDQ, the tiled shelf on right side of stairwell has sunken down. Further investigation revealed rotted wood under the tiles. Has anyone had this problem? If so,...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-25-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Tdccmc
Couldnít fine elongated slotted spacer, so I made...

Couldnít fine elongated slotted spacer, so I made my own clip.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-23-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Tdccmc
Previous attachment didnít work. Letís try this....

Previous attachment didnít work. Letís try this.

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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-23-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Tdccmc
Wardrobe door hardware

Our 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40í PDQ has a rear closet. The glass door hardware jumps off the tracks making it difficult to open and close the doors. Has anyone had this problem? If so what is the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-12-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By Tdccmc
Used home FIOS coax cable as signal for park...

Used home FIOS coax cable as signal for park cable and attached it to the coax adapter in rear electrical cabinet. Was successful in identifying the other cable end in the drivers OH cabinet. ...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-11-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By Tdccmc
Tracing cable coax to Dash TV

I have a 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ. I'm cleaning up the mess in the electronics cabinet above the driver. I have a Samsung Smart TV. I've removed the BOMB. I'm trying to identify the park...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-26-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By Tdccmc
MCD Windshield shades

We have a 2008 Monaco Diplomat and would like to add MCD windshield shades. Has anyone installed these themselves? Do you have pictures of the install?

Thanks for help.
Tony
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-14-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,128
Posted By Tdccmc
Found a solution to the mirrored Aladdin text on...

Found a solution to the mirrored Aladdin text on the Voyager display from a thread in May 2018. Thought I would share the fix. On the Voyager display, press menu, input setup, select, CH4 (in my...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-14-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By Tdccmc
So I took the inside frame off the drivers side...

So I took the inside frame off the drivers side window. Styrofoam insulation above window is soaking wet. Plan to put a fan in place to help dry it out. Also, plan to go back on top of coach to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-06-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By Tdccmc
Driver side window seal

I have a 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ. The driver side window sliding unit is leaking under heavy rain at top and bottom where two slides meet. Has anyone replaced the wiper seal between these two...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-26-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By Tdccmc
Iíve owned since 2014, not sure if PO had...

Iíve owned since 2014, not sure if PO had satellite dish. Clamshell makes sense. Can cell antenna still be used? Not sure if AM-FM antenna is even connected. Project for another day.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-26-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By Tdccmc
Antenna identification

2008 Monaco Diplomat 40í PDQ. Can someone please ID these antennae?251245251246251247

Replacing lap sealant and painting fiberglass roof with Bus Kote.

Thanks for your help. Tony
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-30-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,128
Posted By Tdccmc
To my knowledge the Aladdin system does no...

To my knowledge the Aladdin system does no display on rear TV. Iíve looked in all upper cabinets and still havenít found a switch. The Voyager menu info for cameras works fine.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-29-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,128
Posted By Tdccmc
Aladdin Voyager screen mirrored

My Aladdin screen display is mirrored when displaying system information. I understand there is an Aladdin Reset Switch but have been unable to locate it. Would someone with a 2008 Monaco Diplomat...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-24-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,299
Posted By Tdccmc
We used steam heat, lots of plastic razor blades,...

We used steam heat, lots of plastic razor blades, and Rapid Remover Adhesive Remover for the glue. All can be ordered on Amazon.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-27-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By Tdccmc
No volts at molex connector for IP LT at wiring...

No volts at molex connector for IP LT at wiring harness behind step IP. Are there other in line fuses I need to check?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-27-2017, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By Tdccmc
With headlights on, still no power to IP LT in...

With headlights on, still no power to IP LT in console next to passenger chair. Plan to open step console to get better access.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-25-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By Tdccmc
Toggle switch lights

On the 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ, there is a switch panel next to passenger seat. The panel contains toggle switches for step cover, Map light, passenger shade, and step light. These switches...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-25-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 592
Posted By Tdccmc
Water filter location on Diplomat

On the 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ, my single water filter is located in the space behind the hot water tank, accessed through a small opening in curb side second large bay. Due to difficulty in...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-04-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 438
Posted By Tdccmc
OH reading lights not working

2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ

The overhead reading lights in rear bedroom do not have 12v to switch. Anyone know what fuse and/or source for the switch?

Have power to all other switches.
...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 06-30-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By Tdccmc
Logan Utah to Salt Lake City

Driving 2008 Monaco Diplomat with toad. Is it best to take hwy 30 west of Logan to I-15, then south to SLC or hwy 89 south from Logan to Perry, then get on I-15 south? Is that stretch of hwy 89 ok...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 06-02-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 382
Posted By Tdccmc
Kaibab Camper Village to Mather CG

Is 89A to 89 South to 64 west doable in 40' class A? Thanks for suggestions, Tony
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-22-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 694
Posted By Tdccmc
Slide-out Seal

Replaced the slide-out topper from StoneVoss. During installation we noticed the slide-out seal metal grippers were rusted through requiring a new seal. Has anyone replaced their 2008 Monaco...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-11-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,913
Posted By Tdccmc
Microwave trim tape

Can anyone recommend the name of trim tape to hold stainless steel trim on microwave? I tried high temp epoxy glue with no success.

Thanks for help.

Tony
2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-08-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,137
Posted By Tdccmc
Thetford says parts not inter-changeable,...

Thetford says parts not inter-changeable, different pump, etc.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-07-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,137
Posted By Tdccmc
Sani-con 5800

Has anyone tried to convert the Sani-con 5800 with 3" hose to the bayonet model? If so can you post a picture and provide parts required. Trying to eliminate hose and connect direct to sewer pipe...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-13-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By Tdccmc
Southco also has latches 158145

Southco also has latches

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Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-22-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,062
Posted By Tdccmc
Thanks for all the advice. We've decided to...

Thanks for all the advice. We've decided to split our time between Gardiner and West Yellowstone. Read tonight that its not advisable to take RV (40') from Canyon Junction to Tower Junction. So...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-20-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,062
Posted By Tdccmc
Yellowstone - 1 week visit

I'm driving a 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ with Jeep Grand Cherokee in tow. Coming from Cody to Yellowstone in September 2017. Plan A is Cody to Fishing Bridge (no spaces available), Canyon...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-07-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,627
Posted By Tdccmc
Mark, thanks for info. Called Monaco today and...

Mark, thanks for info. Called Monaco today and received an email with paint codes. Monaco support we're super friendly and helpful.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-07-2017, 03:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,627
Posted By Tdccmc
2008 Monaco Diplomat Paint Codes

Can any owner please provide more detail for the Diamont paint codes for 2008 Monaco Diplomat 40' PDQ? Color scheme is Silhouette. This is what I found on drivers seat frame.

151195

Thanks for...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-18-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,348
Posted By Tdccmc
3M/Diamond Shield Removal

I used steam, plastic razor blades, and Rapid Remover Adhesive Remover to remove glue. Did have some paint issues but looks better than before. Off and on about 80 hrs. Hope to have front end a...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-12-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,083
Posted By Tdccmc
3m removal

I agree with FranTr, plastic razor blades, steam, Rapid Remover Adhesive Remover. Just finished front end, somewhere between 40 and 60 man hours of effort. I did have a few paint issues that will...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-10-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By Tdccmc
Front AC vents

2008 Monaco Diplomat. Can any Diplomat owner tell me if small ceiling vents are used when thermostat is set to AC? Manual says in heat pump mode heat comes through small ceiling vents. Also a heat...
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 02-23-2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By Tdccmc
Search issues

I'm having issues with the forum search feature. Doesn't appear to return results based on search criteria. Any suggestions?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-26-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 542
Posted By Tdccmc
Bedroom slideout seal

2008 Monaco Diplomat 40 PDQ
Need help replacing the curb side bedroom slideout seal. There is a trim piece covering the seal. No screws are visible. Does anyone know hoe to replace this seal and...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-20-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,132
Posted By Tdccmc
Video distribution center

What is the latest technology in video distribution center equipment. On my 2008 Monaco Diplomat that is the box (Wineguard VS53dVD/VS5312D) that allows you to switch inputs (CBL,SAT,OTA) for 3...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-08-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,479
Posted By Tdccmc
Thanks everyone for advice. In my case, I'm...

Thanks everyone for advice. In my case, I'm thinking a weak breaker or heat. AC worked fine with genset running while driving 10 hrs back home.

Searching now for replacement/backup AC breaker.
...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-04-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,085
Posted By Tdccmc
Thanks for the great advice. I went ahead and...

Thanks for the great advice. I went ahead and replaced the sheared bolt. I don't think the bolt's shoulder is quite long enough, using #5, 1/4-20, 1 1/2". May need to re-drill hole since it's...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-01-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,479
Posted By Tdccmc
AC breaker tripped

After AC was running approximately 5 hours powered by genset while driving, the breaker in the back closet tripped. First checked the genset breaker at rest stop but appeared fine. Reset genset...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-01-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,085
Posted By Tdccmc
Sheared LR slide bolt

I have a 2008 Monaco Diplomat. After driving 10 plus hours of driving, we finally stopped and parked in dark. During setup, the front LR road side slide would not extend. Seems we have a sheared...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-21-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,479
Posted By Tdccmc
Problem solved

Breaker off on generator, tested a/c came on. Thanks for help. Simply forgot to check that breaker.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-21-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,479
Posted By Tdccmc
No AC with genset running

New to us 2008 Monaco Diplomat. First time running during hot summer days. While driving turned generator on, then set front AC on. However AC did not come on. ACs working fine on shore power...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-02-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,486
Posted By Tdccmc
Slideout bolts

We have a new to us 2008 Monaco Diplomat back from our first trip to Florida.

While inspecting the slide out rack and pinion system, I found sheared slide out bolts on 2 large slides. I...
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