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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-10-2022, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By Wbago97
As a native of Louisiana I am offended.... ...

As a native of Louisiana I am offended....

...by our roads :laugh:
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-06-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Wbago97
Something is wrong with your 12V system if...

Something is wrong with your 12V system if understand that you don't have lights at all, house batteries and converter.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-03-2022, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By Wbago97
Well, update, after repurposing the wires on the...

Well, update, after repurposing the wires on the roof, I only needed to connect two of them. I spliced in 12+ and 12-/ground from nearby light and then connected 12+ to TSTAT and control.

I have...
Forum: Just Conversation 04-03-2022, 06:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,676
Posted By Wbago97
Thanks, now I don't feel so bad about mine.

Thanks, now I don't feel so bad about mine.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-03-2022, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By Wbago97
Replacing Coleman Mach 15 with Dometic Brisk II

Hi Everyone,

My Coleman Mach 15 which was installed on Labor Day weekend 2019 of course stopped working Labor Day weekend 2021. A tech installed that one, not myself. It iced over and then...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-25-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,670
Posted By Wbago97
Mine needs little explanation :cool:

Mine needs little explanation :cool:
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-24-2021, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By Wbago97
Coleman Mach 15...not working slightly older than 2 years

I have a slightly more than 2 years old (installation date) AC that is not blowing cold. It's easy to compare to the 20+ old Coleman 13.5 btu that runs great (replaced fan about 5 years ago and only...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-28-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By Wbago97
I also put in a 10.1 cu ft Magic Chef. Not sure...

I also put in a 10.1 cu ft Magic Chef. Not sure what the issue is with using a pure sine wave inverter...maybe that is a general caution. Otherwise it uses at lot less electricity than an Norcold.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-28-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,197
Posted By Wbago97
Agreed that there are people who have enough $...

Agreed that there are people who have enough $ that it doesn't matter and/or can make it work.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-26-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,197
Posted By Wbago97
I haven't read everything above but I'll just...

I haven't read everything above but I'll just post this for the OP (or just talking to myself :rofl:)

I bought a '97 Winnebago Adventurer in 2016 (for $10,000) for reasons that don't need to be...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-18-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,669
Posted By Wbago97
Did you do any coax replacement while you were at...

Did you do any coax replacement while you were at it? I was having poor reception, found corrosion, and that alone made a huge difference.

EDIT: Nevermind, I saw you said that's a future...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 09-11-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By Wbago97
If you talking about within the city near the...

If you talking about within the city near the bridge over the MS river, nothing has changed.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-30-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Wbago97
Could also be the valves not opening which would...

Could also be the valves not opening which would be solenoids or the control board.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-29-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 18,280
Posted By Wbago97
You have to keep your immune system trained

You have to keep your immune system trained
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-29-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Wbago97
When you say "makes noise" you do mean you hear...

When you say "makes noise" you do mean you hear the pump running or just a click?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-17-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By Wbago97
Are you sure you checked all your fuses?

Are you sure you checked all your fuses?
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-30-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By Wbago97
I installed an 12v electric Aleko. The first...

I installed an 12v electric Aleko. The first motor I got had a faulty gear or something and stopped working even when manually cranking, although it's possible that manual use before I connected the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-09-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
In my case, new fridge.

In my case, new fridge.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 04-08-2021, 05:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,698
Posted By Wbago97
https://www.irv2.com/forums/f258/bye-norcold-hello...

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f258/bye-norcold-hello-magic-chef-528321.html

If any of the replies help you
Forum: Boondocking 04-07-2021, 05:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,824
Posted By Wbago97
yes and no

yes and no
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,570
Posted By Wbago97
How concerned are you about the interior ceiling?...

How concerned are you about the interior ceiling? I've used washers and bolts to hold stuff together without worrying about glue.
I've had patch jobs on my roof and I use Flex Seal over all of it,...
Forum: Going Green 04-05-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,988
Posted By Wbago97
No problem with the concept...just details to...

No problem with the concept...just details to iron out.

I assume you don't want to run anything heavy, just TVs, phones, computers.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-04-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,570
Posted By Wbago97
Can you post pictures of your project?

Can you post pictures of your project?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-04-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,258
Posted By Wbago97
Just browsing for 12V TVs, seems you will pay...

Just browsing for 12V TVs, seems you will pay more for that than a 120V TV + small inverter.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-03-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 678
Posted By Wbago97
Pictures might help. I don't see why the GPS...

Pictures might help. I don't see why the GPS wouldn't run when directly plugged in the cigarette lighter. Sometimes there is a fuse inside the plug.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-03-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 678
Posted By Wbago97
No problem with running an inverter when driving....

No problem with running an inverter when driving.

I'm not sure I understand about your GPS with AC/DC conversion as I thought they were made to run only on DC.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-31-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 30,036
Posted By Wbago97
Roof detaching...air conditioner cover flying...

Roof detaching...air conditioner cover flying off...

oh wait...I've been that guy
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2021, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 832
Posted By Wbago97
May depend on the state. When I bought mine in...

May depend on the state. When I bought mine in TX (without a title in the seller's name, complicated), there was no other witness or notary involved. I did a bonded title.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
I have the 12v version. I bought it about 3...

I have the 12v version. I bought it about 3 years ago. I did not see it listed currently on ebay. It was about $380 back then and I haven't seen a deal like that since.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 01:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
Sorry I forgot the link ...

Sorry I forgot the link

https://www.ebay.com/itm/20000W-5000W-LF-Split-Phase-24V-DC-110V-220V-AC-60Hz-Power-Inverter-110V-Charger/372610371684?hash=item56c14f1064:g:pHcAAOSwjKtccgZa
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-13-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,882
Posted By Wbago97
Seems to be the direction that state has been...

Seems to be the direction that state has been heading.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 485
Posted By Wbago97
I bought an Aleko awning last year. Not sure if...

I bought an Aleko awning last year. Not sure if the manual crank wore out the gears in the motor or if it was just defective, but it happened within a few uses before I ran the motor. It was...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 989
Posted By Wbago97
Never thought of needing one, but I was driving...

Never thought of needing one, but I was driving through the very narrow (relative to size of my motorhome) tunnel at the Texas Motor Speedway and hit the side. That could've been a situation where...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
Thanks for the tips. Any reason you chose to...

Thanks for the tips. Any reason you chose to seal the old vent? Weather or bugs? I'll probably put a screen to keep out bugs. I guess I could still seal it fully if I need to. I'll also seal the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
I never used the icemaker, so I'm good with the...

I never used the icemaker, so I'm good with the extra space.


Still working on that. I will probably do something similar to the other post here.



I couldn't find my exact model but I have...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-12-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
HMDR1000BE is the part number. No, it's not...

HMDR1000BE is the part number.

No, it's not approved for anything for RVs as far as I know. I am taking my own risk there. Yes, I am venting the compressor heat outside as the original unit did.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-12-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,619
Posted By Wbago97
Bye Norcold Hello Magic Chef

I got rid of the Norcold in my 1997 Winnebago Adventurer for the following reasons:

-Too cold or too warm (specifically for beer)
-It could've been repaired or modified, but at what cost? ...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 03-08-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Wbago97
There should still be drop-in replacements...

There should still be drop-in replacements available. If not, the installation point can be modified to accommodate other models.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-08-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,338
Posted By Wbago97
Estimate that your AC is using 15 amps to run but...

Estimate that your AC is using 15 amps to run but starts up with more. If you have an RV adsorption fridge, then along with your converter you might be using 6 amps there. Therefore, if you add an...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-21-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,335
Posted By Wbago97
I am in TX and all I did was drain mine for the...

I am in TX and all I did was drain mine for the recent weather. Will see how it turns out...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-18-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,460
Posted By Wbago97
Have you been to https://winnebagoparts.com/ to...

Have you been to https://winnebagoparts.com/ to search wiring schematics?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-18-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,460
Posted By Wbago97
I don't know if it has anything to do with your...

I don't know if it has anything to do with your issue, but a 50 amp plug is 240 V.

One of the common mistakes I have read about is mistaking the 30 amp/240 V dryer plug in a house for a 30...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-24-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 738
Posted By Wbago97
Unless you are gaming I doubt you will have an...

Unless you are gaming I doubt you will have an issue :cool:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-23-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By Wbago97
Had some success today. I put the old relay back...

Had some success today. I put the old relay back in. Now the pump runs the whole time the control panel is on, but at least I am back to being able to control everything from the driver's seat. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-21-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By Wbago97
Been a while since I posted, and sadly, little...

Been a while since I posted, and sadly, little progress. We used a starter solenoid to replace the pump relay. I'm getting power. The next step in troubleshooting tells me it's the 8600 wire.
...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-21-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,036
Posted By Wbago97
Sadly, it might be...get rid of the Wbago (3...

Sadly, it might be...get rid of the Wbago (3 years ago)
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By Wbago97
Thanks we'll be reconnecting everything one step...

Thanks we'll be reconnecting everything one step at a time to ensure that.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By Wbago97
So we applied power directly to the pump (from...

So we applied power directly to the pump (from advice of azpete). It ran and then activated the slide and jacks. Repair guy thinks it's a bad solenoid.

Not sure how much went wrong with the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-06-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By Wbago97
Just an update (and to let everyone know that I...

Just an update (and to let everyone know that I will post again when fixed):

I haven't had time to troubleshoot it myself yet, but I have repair guy coming tomorrow to help.
Forum: Just Conversation 11-23-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,961
Posted By Wbago97
Always a "back in my day" :thumb:

Always a "back in my day" :thumb:
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