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Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 05-27-2022, 09:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 894
Posted By dustytwo
VA Health Care

I have a Question about VA medical care. Is it beneficial for me to see a VA doc once a year even if I am not seeking management of my health care from them?

I am Air Force retired. I am...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 10-23-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,662
Posted By dustytwo
Tricare Pharmacies

Have used Wal-Mart for years because of our travel.

Cost of our prescriptions are normally below the Express Script co-pay. Is there an explanation for this?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-21-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,256
Posted By dustytwo
Extarheel - can you provide manufacturer, part...

Extarheel - can you provide manufacturer, part number, etc.? Anything else than can ease the ordering process. Thanks
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-10-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,118
Posted By dustytwo
Interested in this thread because sometimes my...

Interested in this thread because sometimes my ABS light is on. I found a manual that mentions the transmission and the ABS light. Is this a valid Allison publication? The context seems to be...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-02-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,693
Posted By dustytwo
I have used Chuck Hutton Chevrolet in the past...

I have used Chuck Hutton Chevrolet in the past while traveling thru the Memphis area. They did a good job for me
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-24-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,168
Posted By dustytwo
Check the construction on Fishing Bridge. The...

Check the construction on Fishing Bridge. The last I read the bridge was going to be closed for all or part of the 2019 season for repairs. If that is true you will be unable to access the main part...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-09-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By dustytwo
Roadmaster Tow Dolly

Thanks Mr D. Appreciate a reply from a NRA brethren.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-08-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By dustytwo
Roadmaster Tow Dolly

I have a Roadmaster Tow Dolly, Model RM3477 with electric brakes. Three questions:

1. Is a special tool needed to adjust the brakes? There does not seem to be enough room to use the old Drum...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-17-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By dustytwo
Tow Dolly Question

On a dolly with electric brakes how do you ties the magnetic tail light into the electrical system? Are the fuses sufficient to carry the additional voltage/amps?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-21-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,576
Posted By dustytwo
Question about electric brake on a tow dolly. I...

Question about electric brake on a tow dolly. I have been told there are basically two types of controllers - inertia and time based. Also the term “proportional” is used. Inertia seems to operate...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-07-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 937
Posted By dustytwo
Thank you oldbob.

Thank you oldbob.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-06-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 937
Posted By dustytwo
Would it be appropriate here to ask what Brake...

Would it be appropriate here to ask what Brake Controller brand you have selected? I will need to purchase one in the next month or so. I have been looking at the ones sold by Camping World. But they...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-29-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 773
Posted By dustytwo
Tow Dolly Brakes

I need to purchase a new tow dolly. My question is about brakes. Surge brakes or electric brakes? Which is best? I have no experience with either. Colorado and Wyoming are places we frequently...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-04-2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,214
Posted By dustytwo
Niagara Fall/Buffalo to Arcadia NP/Bar Harbor

In July we will travel from Niagara Fall/Buffalo to Arcadia NP/Bar Harbor.
The computer gave me a route of I-90 to the Boston area and then various interstates up to Bar Harbor. Not a real fan of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-23-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,966
Posted By dustytwo
By PennFed/PenFed do you mean the Pentagon...

By PennFed/PenFed do you mean the Pentagon Federal Credit Union?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-05-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,171
Posted By dustytwo
Had my brake job - to include new rotors and pads...

Had my brake job - to include new rotors and pads - done last year in Canon City, CO. Total cost, including labor, was about $1100. They also completed the catalytic converter recall at the same time.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-17-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,082
Posted By dustytwo
Which roof do you have - Rubber of BriteTek?

Which roof do you have - Rubber of BriteTek?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-31-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,082
Posted By dustytwo
Centar Read Brake Strip Light

ace66 where did you purchase your replacement light?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-01-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By dustytwo
I think Sidewinder4 is right. My lights are...

I think Sidewinder4 is right. My lights are controlled by the Instrument Panel dimmer switch. Also each of my lights has an individual switch located on the lamp base.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-26-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,378
Posted By dustytwo
See if this link will get you to the cassis...

See if this link will get you to the cassis guides:
RV Chassis Guide (https://workhorse.navistar.com/Default.aspx?tabid=515&List=0&CategoryID=27&Level=a)
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-24-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 891
Posted By dustytwo
Congrats on your Scottsdale. I have the 2003 SDCA...

Congrats on your Scottsdale. I have the 2003 SDCA 3257, Moss Green. It is a great coach. I changed my TVs out using the instructions contained in the links you have already been provided. If you have...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-30-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,988
Posted By dustytwo
Thank you for your assistance. I appreciate your...

Thank you for your assistance. I appreciate your comments. I found a place in Kissimmee.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-27-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,988
Posted By dustytwo
Any Southern Florida RV spots available now

Last minute decision to leave the cold and head to Florida. Can anyone currently in Florida advise on available of space at your location.
Looking for temps at least in the mid to high 70s. ...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-24-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 740
Posted By dustytwo
Thanks to all of you for your input. It is...

Thanks to all of you for your input. It is useful. Can't wait to get started. God willing and the creek don't rise we will be on the road for three month.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-22-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 740
Posted By dustytwo
Reno, NV to Petaluma, CA

In late June we will travel from Reno, NV to Petaluma, CA. Computer route is I-80 to CA Hwy 37 (Exit 33 North of Vallejo) to US101 then North to Petaluma.
Is this the best route?
Older post...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-21-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By dustytwo
If you like to visit Winerys you could try...

If you like to visit Winerys you could try Wiederkehr Wine Cellars at Exit 41. They have an RV Park, if it should be close to stopping time.

Several Core of Engineer Parks located along I-40....
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-20-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 10,858
Posted By dustytwo
Hwy 50 across the Monarch to Montrose, CO is a...

Hwy 50 across the Monarch to Montrose, CO is a good road and I consider it to be an easy drive. Hwy 145 from Cortez to Telluride is a pretty good road. It has reasonable road shoulders in most...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,114
Posted By dustytwo
As previously stated, understanding the policy is...

As previously stated, understanding the policy is critical. You must be sure you understand what the policy says. A quick read can cause you problems. My coverage is with XtraRide. They just replaced...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-31-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,258
Posted By dustytwo
8.1L Engine Air Fiter Question

Dumb question. I am changing the Air Filter and I did not pay attention to its position before I pulled it out. Does the wire mesh face the front of the motorhome or does it face the rear. It seems...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-21-2011, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,040
Posted By dustytwo
Swaddy, I think you will be pleased with the...

Swaddy, I think you will be pleased with the coach you are considering. Like Jazzz10, we have the 2003 Scottsdale 3257 on the Workhorse Chassis and we think it is great. The 3670 Model is a little...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 04-01-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,581
Posted By dustytwo
Thanks to all of you for your replies and...

Thanks to all of you for your replies and suggestions. I think we may start in the Pismo Beach area and go from there.

I am using $4.00/gal (gasoline) to figure my estimated fuel cost. What is...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-30-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,581
Posted By dustytwo
California Base- Camp Recommendations

We are thinking about adding California to our spring/summer trip. We would want to drive/explore (in our toad) the coast highway plus other recommended stuff. We are looking for Base-Camp...
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 12-28-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,983
Posted By dustytwo
My unit is a 2003 Newmar Scottsdale. I found the...

My unit is a 2003 Newmar Scottsdale. I found the fuse for mine up under the dash to the left of the fuse block. It was an in-line fuse. In fact I found several in-line fuses pushed up in there.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-01-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,098
Posted By dustytwo
Success. I finally found the fuse for the 12 volt...

Success. I finally found the fuse for the 12 volt outlets. I found a 20 amp in-line fuse labeled "Cigerette Lighter" tucked up amongst the dash wiring under the left side of the dash. Up above the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-04-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,098
Posted By dustytwo
I still have not found the problem with my 12v...

I still have not found the problem with my 12v dash outlets. We have been on the road and I have not tried to mess with it while we were out. We are home now, so I will again start trying to locate...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-17-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,098
Posted By dustytwo
Success. Thanks a bunch 007. I do not have a...

Success. Thanks a bunch 007. I do not have a BIRD, or if I do I have not found it yet. On my coach, under the hood, to the far right of the radiator, on the firewall there is what I call a Power...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-15-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,098
Posted By dustytwo
Rocky and 007 thanks for the info. I finally got...

Rocky and 007 thanks for the info. I finally got the coach out of storage. I do have a panel above the dash and was able to access the fuse panel as shown by 007. But, all of those fuses are good....
Forum: New Member Check-In 08-09-2010, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 957
Posted By dustytwo
A big welcome from NW Arkansas. Enjoy your...

A big welcome from NW Arkansas. Enjoy your retirement and use that motorhome often. One poster said it right. If you want to do something, do it now. Don't put it off. Tomorrow has a way of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-16-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,225
Posted By dustytwo
Thanks for the input. The coach is in storage...

Thanks for the input. The coach is in storage and I will pick it up next week. Will let you know what I find behind the "dash panel".
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-14-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,098
Posted By dustytwo
12v Dash Power Outlets

My coach is a 2003 Newmar Scottsdale SDCA 3257, W22, 8.1

I have two 12v Power Outlets in the dash. Neither work. I found a Fuse Block under the hood, left side of the engine compartment. It...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-12-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,069
Posted By dustytwo
I normally avoid crossing the Big Horns at...

I normally avoid crossing the Big Horns at Sheridan or Buffalo. Especially if I am towing. Your diesel is more than capable, but it is a long steep grade. It is a beautiful drive. I drop south from...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-11-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,225
Posted By dustytwo
First Trip in our Newmar

1st trip in our new (to us) motor home. 2003 Newmar Scottsdale, SDCA 3257 (34 ft), Workhorse Chassis (W22), 8.1 gas engine (26k miles).

Trip was from Northwest Arkansas to Mount Rushmore to...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-05-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,008
Posted By dustytwo
I would take I-25 south to Pueblo, US50 East to...

I would take I-25 south to Pueblo, US50 East to Dodge City, KS, then East US54 to Nevada, MO, US71 South to Joplin, MO, then I-44 East to Springfield, MO and then US65 South to Branson.

Sites...
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