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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-13-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,694
Posted By Dan_public
Did that last Saturday! No stitches, but I have...

Did that last Saturday! No stitches, but I have a one inch divot in my head. And I had a baseball cap on! Without the cap, I might have seen the bedroom slide out. OTOH, my head might be sporting...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 04-11-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,188
Posted By Dan_public
Ray, First, my apologies for the delayed...

Ray,

First, my apologies for the delayed response. It's been a tough winter.

The remote controller unit had no markings. And as the weather warmed up the remote started working. Sort of.
...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-31-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By Dan_public
Folks, We finally decided that visiting the...

Folks,

We finally decided that visiting the Grand Canyon area this year would not be a good idea. It's a combination of logistics and preparation. So we're going to do several one to two...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-22-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By Dan_public
Scr392, Hmmm... Our posts crossed. Great...

Scr392,

Hmmm... Our posts crossed. Great minds, etc... I came to the same conclusion. Death Valley is on our list, but maybe not on this trip. We can't be gone for five weeks, but it will...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-22-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By Dan_public
Coulter, ChileRick, Thanks for the feedback....

Coulter, ChileRick,

Thanks for the feedback. It looks like you both are singin' from the same hymnal and mostly from the same pages! :) I wasn't aware of the Grand Circle, but it sounds like...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-21-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By Dan_public
Ideas for 2 week trip - Seattle to South West

Hi. In the next two months, I'm retiring. My honey (Marianne) and I want to take several trips to the west and south west this summer in our 41' DP. We're thinking the first trip will be...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-21-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,398
Posted By Dan_public
No worries. Thanks.

No worries. Thanks.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-21-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,398
Posted By Dan_public
Palehorse, We're looking at trip to the...

Palehorse,

We're looking at trip to the Grand Canyon this summer too and Trailer Villages RV Park looks interesting. However, your "government" comment is confusing. It looks like that RV park...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 11-20-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,188
Posted By Dan_public
Remote Lock/Unlock No Longer Works

About a week ago, a hard freeze started here in western Washington. The morning after the first hard freeze, the key fob remote control no longer worked. When you click the remote, there is soft...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 11-20-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 843
Posted By Dan_public
I'm very much interested in this too! We...

I'm very much interested in this too!

We have that exact same color in our 2003 '41 Select. I'd love to get rid of the TV and cabinet over the dash. I can probably create a nice looking...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 11-16-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 733
Posted By Dan_public
Folks, Thanks for the feedback. ...

Folks,

Thanks for the feedback.

Today I went up to where the TS is stored and started the winterization process. The fresh, gray, and black water tanks are drained. And pink antifreeze is...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 11-15-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 733
Posted By Dan_public
Noob Alert - Winterizing 2003 TS

Hi. Noobie Alert! This is the first year that I'm winterizing our 2003 TS. It has a Hydrohot, so that may complicate things a bit.

I'm fuzzy on this, but using the pic of our water bay below...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 10-16-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 829
Views: 301,467
Posted By Dan_public
Gene & Ginger, and MitchyB, I am very sorry...

Gene & Ginger, and MitchyB,

I am very sorry for your loss. I suspect that your pups were like Sammy. They were funnier than heck while looking out the window protecting "their" property. But...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 10-16-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 829
Views: 301,467
Posted By Dan_public
AirZone, I am so sorry for your loss. It...

AirZone,

I am so sorry for your loss. It seems like they are with us for such a brief moment in time. Our Sammy passed recently at the age of 17, but it seems like only yesterday that I picked...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,656
Posted By Dan_public
Peralko, Sounds like a nice coach and a...

Peralko,

Sounds like a nice coach and a great option for Brian. Would you sell yours for $20K? Hmmm... :cool:

I'm guessing, but I suspect that a nicely renovated coach like yours would be...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,656
Posted By Dan_public
Brian, Other folks have covered the RV...

Brian,

Other folks have covered the RV issues well. Except for one - the dingy vehicle. If you get a larger Class A, you'll need a dingy vehicle for it.

If your current car/truck can be...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,656
Posted By Dan_public
Steve, Excellent list! Please add...

Steve,

Excellent list! Please add alignment to the list (about $350 on my coach).

On Saturday afternoon, I dropped my 2003 Travel Supreme 41' DP coach off at Valley Freightliner in Mt...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-01-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,173
Posted By Dan_public
One huge consideration is whether you...

One huge consideration is whether you need/want/like a large pick-em-up truck.

My step daughter and her (recently deceased) husband had a Ford F350 4-door, full bed dually to pull their 38' 5th...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-22-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,092
Posted By Dan_public
I'm still new at this, but I use the Garmin RV760...

I'm still new at this, but I use the Garmin RV760 maps plus Google maps. As a backup and for checking local traffic, I use WAZE on my iPhone. And finally, Navigon on my iPhone is a backup for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-19-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,344
Posted By Dan_public
I have one. It's a pretty good ladder with ONE...

I have one. It's a pretty good ladder with ONE major issue. You have to be careful collapsing it. Do it wrong and it can squash your fingers badly!

Dan.

p.s. I used it on my TS, which is 12'...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-17-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
4x4, I don't see anything that looks like...

4x4,

I don't see anything that looks like this. Thanks anyway.

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-17-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,954
Posted By Dan_public
Bruce and Donna, Thanks for the great link. ...

Bruce and Donna,

Thanks for the great link. After oiling, the mechanism slides up and down smoothly, and the door latches tightly. That said, there is still wind noise at the top front of the...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,954
Posted By Dan_public
Folks, Many thanks for the help. ...

Folks,

Many thanks for the help.

Based on your feedback, I decided that the locking bolt should slide up and down. Upon close examination, the bolt slide mechanism was rusty. A bit of...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-16-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,756
Posted By Dan_public
Front door is fixed (at least for now)

Folks,

Many thanks for the great feedback. The door is now fixed, hopefully permanently.

I looks like there were several issues. First the buttons are not aligned. Instead of hitting each...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-10-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
Bob, I'll give this a try too. Thanks, ...

Bob,

I'll give this a try too.

Thanks,

Dan.
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-10-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
Dale and 4x4, I don't see a pin. Where is...

Dale and 4x4,

I don't see a pin. Where is the pin exactly?

Thanks,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,756
Posted By Dan_public
Joopy, Thanks. That will be the first thing...

Joopy,

Thanks. That will be the first thing I try.

Regards,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,954
Posted By Dan_public
Dan, Thanks for the info. I'm curious,...

Dan,

Thanks for the info. I'm curious, what is the purpose of having the bolt slide up and down? I.e. why isn't it just locked down?

Regards,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
smlranger, Whoa! I missed that little...

smlranger,

Whoa! I missed that little tidbit. I spray the WWA solution on the mop and RV, haven't been wetting the mop first. I'll give that a try.

Thanks,

Dan.

p.s. Cold beverage...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,954
Posted By Dan_public
Is Door Striker Bolt Sliding Up and Down Normal?

Hi. The front door in our coach (Travel Supreme '41 DP) is not closing correctly because the door striker bolt slides up and down. When the door striker bolt slides down, the door locking...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-10-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,161
Posted By Dan_public
Noel and Lois, Please post a review when you...

Noel and Lois,

Please post a review when you get yours.

Thanks,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,756
Posted By Dan_public
Roger and Mary, Thanks for the great tip. ...

Roger and Mary,

Thanks for the great tip. That grease is now on my to-buy list for today.

Regards,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Bob, That is the exact waterless system I'm...

Bob,

That is the exact waterless system I'm using! I got it about six weeks ago and only had one chance to try it out, but the results are great. They only difference from yours is that I got...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Don, Thanks. That system looks very...

Don,

Thanks. That system looks very interesting.

That said, I'm trying to figure out how much improvement that will be over our current water. We are fortunate that the water source for...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-10-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Thanks for the great tips. I was worried...

Thanks for the great tips. I was worried waltzing around a slippery surface 12 feet in the air. No soap and cotton socks are now in my bag of roof-washing tricks.

Regards,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,756
Posted By Dan_public
Clements Thanks. I'll take that apart this...

Clements

Thanks. I'll take that apart this Friday and inspect it. Maybe polish the buttons.

Regards,

Dan.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,756
Posted By Dan_public
Remote Door Lock NOT Unlocking Consistently

Hi. Our coach has a remote door lock system that locks and unlocks the bay doors and the front door independently and together. However, it's not working properly. It locks the doors fine and...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-09-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
Hi. I got some new pics on the door sealing...

Hi. I got some new pics on the door sealing issue. It turns out that it may be a combination of issues.

In the first pic below, you can see that the door seal completely seals the gap between...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Fred, and Rick and Lynda, I love that pole! ...

Fred, and Rick and Lynda,

I love that pole! It's light, stiff, compact, and easy to use and store. And it can be used for all my water and waterless washing attachments. I'm open changing...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Chuck and Suzie, Thanks for the tips. A...

Chuck and Suzie,

Thanks for the tips. A pocket hose would be great for carrying in the RV too.

When you clean the top, do you use soap? How do you apply it? From a bucket? Spray...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
JohnnyB, Thanks. Good info. I'm still...

JohnnyB,

Thanks. Good info. I'm still experimenting with this. I got the WashWaxAll bug buster. It seems to work well on the windshield.

For cleaning after a day's drive, I was hoping to...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-09-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Mike and Charlotte, Hi. Since I just got...

Mike and Charlotte,

Hi. Since I just got the coach in late May, I've never washed the roof. That's one of the areas I'm trying to figure out. My electric pressure washer does not have a...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-08-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,674
Posted By Dan_public
Washing my RV

I've not owned my RV long (bought late May, 2014) but I spent several years detailing my cars. Using that experience I decided to make a short video of my RV washing process and tools: Washing An...
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-05-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
Dale, Thanks. I'll give it a look tomorrow. ...

Dale,

Thanks. I'll give it a look tomorrow.

Regards

Dan.
Forum: Travel Supreme Owner's Forum 09-05-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,605
Posted By Dan_public
Door Seal Air Leak

On our TS, the upper portion of front door seal seems to have an air leak. The air leak is a bit noticeable at speeds over 50mph and gets fairly load at about 58mph.

I'll post closeup pics...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-04-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,185
Posted By Dan_public
Mel, Thanks but no, I never had the patience...

Mel,

Thanks but no, I never had the patience or guts to be a therapist. :)

One thing though... I spent years studying written and verbal communication. In person, verbal communication is...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-03-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,185
Posted By Dan_public
+1 on what Lori said. I'm a member of many...

+1 on what Lori said. I'm a member of many forums and was an admin of a non-RV forum for two years. I've seen a lot. This forum is one of the MOST civil and friendly forums I've experienced.
...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 09-03-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,856
Posted By Dan_public
Andi, This is great news. I believe that...

Andi,

This is great news. I believe that all dogs have an inner goodness. Our challenge is to find it.

Like you, when Marianne and I took our miniature Poodles (Sammy and Lucy) to dog...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-02-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,294
Posted By Dan_public
Older is better. We bought a 41' Travel Supreme...

Older is better. We bought a 41' Travel Supreme Select triple-slide DP at the end of May, three months ago. It has a 500HP engine, granite counter tops, new high def LCD TV, Hydrohot, and new...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-30-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,161
Posted By Dan_public
Link works fine for me.

Link works fine for me.
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