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Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories Yesterday, 10:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 288
Posted By Concord
He's just getting even for that time you were...

He's just getting even for that time you were slow in changing his diaper and he had a rectifier.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-10-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,808
Posted By Concord
To the kind folks who have taken a genuine...

To the kind folks who have taken a genuine interest in helping me be more successful at changing my oil. Thanks.

I do have to admit, I've been changing my oil in my motorhomes since 1986... ...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-06-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,808
Posted By Concord
How to change the oil in your F-53 V10.

First, pull out the used oil from last time and immerse your hands in it at least up to your wrists. (it's going to happen anyway)..

Now pour that oil on the driveway so that the cement can start...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-03-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By Concord
Not enough information, but if it is a propane...

Not enough information, but if it is a propane fridge, it will.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-31-2020, 11:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 970
Posted By Concord
Well aren't you just the brilliant one! What a...

Well aren't you just the brilliant one! What a novel idea. [mod edit]
How special.. To bad all those manufactures waste all that time and energy routing to a tank so that it can be disposed of...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-30-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 260
Posted By Concord
Great move. Now my advice : I bought our...

Great move. Now my advice :

I bought our first motorhome when my oldest child was two. After 34 years... (4 motorhomes, 4 kids and 5 grandchildren) later I have brief daily diaries of all of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-26-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,552
Posted By Concord
Likely your only limitation on 30 Amp service...

Likely your only limitation on 30 Amp service is.. Only use one air conditioner.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-21-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By Concord
6v Lead golf cart batteries are for people who...

6v Lead golf cart batteries are for people who just don't know any better.



Or maybe live up north?!? And have to content with below zero? Maybe try not to be so harsh with your judgements...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-29-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,845
Posted By Concord
I love your lists! (but I'd rather just park...

I love your lists! (but I'd rather just park beside you guys... !)
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,269
Posted By Concord
It's very much a personal preference thing I'm...

It's very much a personal preference thing
I'm on my 5th motorhome since 1986... Lengths..
27' A
27' C
34' A
34' A
Currently a 26' A
Have never used a toad. Had to rent a vehicle once in all...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-16-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By Concord
I had really good luck on Craig's list.. (as...

I had really good luck on Craig's list.. (as in... A few hours!)
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-04-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 197
Posted By Concord
Thinking that if your passenger wiper doesn't...

Thinking that if your passenger wiper doesn't return all the way, you may be able to remove the arm and reposition it "one cog" over. 295801
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 08-03-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 12,029
Posted By Concord
At home my hot water heater is located near my...

At home my hot water heater is located near my soft water softener. ;-)
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 08-01-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,252
Posted By Concord
Here in Minnesota we really understand how cold...

Here in Minnesota we really understand how cold it can get... How it "creeps in". You'd better be running the furnace, with a backup plan. - Or in a heated building, or get good at what I do.. ...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-30-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 685
Posted By Concord
Map out a route which allows slower speed,...

Map out a route which allows slower speed, frequent stops to allow for hub temp checking... Get it home, then do it yourself.

Double time getting it home could save $$$.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 07-27-2020, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 737
Posted By Concord
Job counseling with the grandson

Grandma to grandson: Would you please turn off the water in the garden? I left it running on the blueberries... Wouldn't want to run the well dry.. "

Grandson: "Grandpa, what would happen if...
Forum: iRV2 Owners Registry 07-13-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 211
Posted By Concord
Bago :: 2015 Winnebago Vista

2015 Winnebago Vista (2020-07-13 11:44:00)
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-26-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,432
Posted By Concord
Can you spell Salmonella , E. Coli, Listeria...

Can you spell Salmonella , E. Coli, Listeria bacteria???

We have sewer treatment facilities in this country for reason...

"what comes out of you" should not go to the land fill... Even if it's...
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 06-26-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 893
Posted By Concord
Great! Now go USE it!

Great! Now go USE it!
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 06-20-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Concord
Thanks for the well wishes! 290251

Thanks for the well wishes! 290251
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 06-18-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Concord
New to us 2015 Vista

'Bout time I had a Winnebago.. I was born and raised in Winnebago, MN. - always asked.. "is that where they make 'em? No, that's in Winnebago County Iowa, where my DW is from...

So.. Posted...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-15-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 208
Posted By Concord
That adapter is probably 90 watts., which is...

That adapter is probably 90 watts., which is about 7 1/2 amps. If your lighting is incandescent, switch to LED... you'll have plenty of capacity on that circuit.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-15-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 553
Posted By Concord
It's gone!

We're rv-less! Posted the old rig for high book yesterday at 8 AM. They were here at 11 with CASH. Now we're shopping! DW says get a new one... It's what you really want! 289663
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-09-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,486
Posted By Concord
When looking at a used vehicle, the most...

When looking at a used vehicle, the most important kind of oil for me is a history of... "fresh oil"... At regular intervals.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-08-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 991
Posted By Concord
Just got back from South Dakota. Had a great...

Just got back from South Dakota. Had a great time. If you take I-90 through Minnesota, don't miss the Spam museum (if it's open by then).288814
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-08-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Concord
Eeeuuuwww.. I'd rather not be able to see into...

Eeeuuuwww.. I'd rather not be able to see into my tanks... "Tanks just the same.. ". When my water tank gets low, I figure my tanks need dumping.
Forum: Boondocking 06-08-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By Concord
National grassland just south of Wall, North of...

National grassland just south of Wall, North of Badlands entrance last week. Campers were far apart. It was beautiful! 288717
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-05-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By Concord
Here's a place288413

Here's a place288413
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-05-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By Concord
If you have an older LP fridge, check this TODAY!

Catastrophy averted! The flame "sounded" a little loud... 288366
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-19-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 15,244
Posted By Concord
My last MH had a momentary switch on the dash to...

My last MH had a momentary switch on the dash to to flash the lights. It was easy to do and usually appreciated.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-16-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By Concord
You should hear a click when you move the...

You should hear a click when you move the disconnect switch. Because you don't, this tells me either the switch is bad or the solenoid is bad.

Look at your solenoid. (example picture below).. ...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-14-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 260
Posted By Concord
Like a dove returning to the Arc with a green olive branch...

Sign off hope...

I saw a happy little motorhome parked in our Walmart lot early this morning...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-14-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,000
Posted By Concord
We stayed a number of nights at Cahokia RV Parque...

We stayed a number of nights at Cahokia RV Parque last July. Nice park, nice pool for kids. Adjoining BBQ place was great. A little tricky to get to, but close! 5 mins to the arch. 285263285264
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-11-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By Concord
Congratulations on your purchase, and on getting...

Congratulations on your purchase, and on getting out! Aux generally refers to the "house" batteries, not the engine batteries . The on/off switch is probably what they refer to as a salesman...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-09-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,490
Posted By Concord
I agree that a good meter is indispensable....

I agree that a good meter is indispensable. There's a meter in my toolbox, on my workbench and in my MH. This is just another handy diagnostic tool. - as is the old standby : a one - wire light...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-08-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,490
Posted By Concord
A thinking man! Yes, some of the responses are...

A thinking man! Yes, some of the responses are surprising. I don't always follow it, but sometimes I actually (assume that I don't know EVERYTHING ) and allow myself to learn something new.

One...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-08-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,490
Posted By Concord
Even better than a meter

If you've ever tried to diagnose a 12 volt problem, you'll find this the handiest thing! The logic probe from harbor freight. (it's only shortcoming is too short of a wire.. I added 20 feet to mine.)...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-08-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 839
Posted By Concord
Look at the wiring diagram of your furnace. There...

Look at the wiring diagram of your furnace. There will be two wires that can be connected to a cheap mechanical thermostat. Currently they will be in the wires running to the ac. (probably white and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-17-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,094
Posted By Concord
Taking out the carpeting went a long way towards...

Taking out the carpeting went a long way towards fixing that.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-15-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,278
Posted By Concord
Filed last week... Haven't gotten my refund yet,...

Filed last week... Haven't gotten my refund yet, but there's a $2400.00 deposit from the US Treasury sitting in there this morning. [emoji4]
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-14-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By Concord
Here's my solution.. Simple and works. Took the...

Here's my solution.. Simple and works.
Took the central control out and replaced with a choke type cable. (or could locate it elsewhere in the dash). 281503281504281505
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-13-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 24,161
Posted By Concord
There should be a way for OP to mark the thread...

There should be a way for OP to mark the thread R-E-S-O-L-V-E-D.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-13-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By Concord
Your solution is also a cable... on a circular...

Your solution is also a cable... on a circular control... Which caused me just as much trouble!

I finally took the center out and put in a choke-like cable.
Forum: Just Conversation 04-13-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 708
Posted By Concord
I have done COBOL since 1978. I'm 61 now having...

I have done COBOL since 1978. I'm 61 now having retired at 55... and for the last 6 years, do it by the hour for about 6 weeks a year.

They still make shiny new computers, new COBOL compilers and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-10-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By Concord
I posted mine for sale on Craig's list. A farmer...

I posted mine for sale on Craig's list. A farmer bought them for his farm grain mill that he pulls behind the tractor. He said they were far better and newer than what he had. Sold all six for $90....
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-09-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,418
Posted By Concord
Looks like you may already be upsidedown in the...

Looks like you may already be upsidedown in the loan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-08-2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By Concord
That's great information! And my hats off to you...

That's great information! And my hats off to you for documenting your fixes so well.
I'm sure I'll be enjoying your site. Thanks!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-06-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By Concord
Bulb on the bottom of F53 air filter.

So THAT'S what it's for!

Drove back home from Arizona about 3 weeks ago.. Went through some pretty driving rain.. Changed the air filter today... The bulb at the bottom had water in it! 280642
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-06-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By Concord
Would not do business with a person like that...

Would not do business with a person like that again. There are plenty of honest folks to do business with.
Forum: Full-Timers 03-29-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,323
Posted By Concord
Possible outcomes : 1 Cause harm to innocent...

Possible outcomes :
1 Cause harm to innocent person
2 Make the potential thief angry and then REALLY trash the thing.
3 End up with a big liability claim
Does NOT seem advisable.
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