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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-24-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By Ggrvusa
Self inflicted slide out problem

I own 2013 Itasca Ellipse 42QD.
This morning I was getting ready to travel and I put my bedroom and living slides in and then the full wall slide. Problem is I forgot to tilt up the bed. The...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-19-2019, 05:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks, thatís exactly what I ended up doing....

Thanks, thatís exactly what I ended up doing. Faucet works fine now. Still hard to believe thereís no access door.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By Ggrvusa
Shower Faucet replacement

I own a 2013 Itasca Ellipse 42QD. The shower valve became very hard to turn. Iíd like to replace the faucet by there is no access door. I found the correct faucet (Moen Adler 82604) but because itís...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-10-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 622
Posted By Ggrvusa
Had the same problem with my 2007 Revolution with...

Had the same problem with my 2007 Revolution with a C9. It happened in cold weather or at altitude. Never figured it out, but I would shut engine down and restart.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-10-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Ggrvusa
Cummins ISL 450 Check Engine

First day out on our trip drove through some heavy rain in our 2013 Itasca Ellipse, and a ďCheck EngineĒ message came up. Drove for a few minutes and message went off and didnít come back. Same...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-01-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,658
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thank you all. I didnít know about Demco and it...

Thank you all. I didnít know about Demco and it looks like itís the best way to go. Safety cables stay connected, and easy release are things that would be an improvement over my Blue Ox. Time for a...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-01-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,658
Posted By Ggrvusa
Blue Ox Tow Bar life expectancy

I have an 11 year old Blue Ox Adventa toe bar in my MH. Recently it feels a little loose (moves easier in ball swivel). I contacted Blue Ox and asked about
where I can have it looked at and have...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-30-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Ggrvusa
Drain cleaner

Is it safe to put drano in shower or sink drains. I removed some hair with a plastic drain tool but would like to clean it out more. Just donít want to damage gray tank or valves.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-19-2017, 07:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,381
Posted By Ggrvusa
Starting coach while in storage

I have my 2007 Revolution for 10 years. When I store it, I start it every month and run it until engine temp reaches 180 degrees (Cat recommendation). I mentioned this to a group of owners in our...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2017, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 967
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks I appreciate the feedback! What are your...

Thanks I appreciate the feedback! What are your thoughts on manual windshield vs motorized?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 967
Posted By Ggrvusa
Replacement Shades MCD or Automotion

Looking to replace my cockpit drapes and a few other shades with the newer day night shades by either MCD or Automotion on my 2007 Revolution. I was thinking of motorized for the windshield and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-27-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,639
Posted By Ggrvusa
Love my powertank.com

Love my powertank.com
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-24-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By Ggrvusa
Tranny fluid change

It's time to service my Allison on my DP. A friend told me if I change to synthetic, I can go 100k until the next service. Any thoughts?
Thanks
Gary Goldman
06 Revolution
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-05-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 33,971
Posted By Ggrvusa
Sorry to hear this, glad you're all ok. We also...

Sorry to hear this, glad you're all ok. We also had a front right blowout in 2012. We were lucky and had minimal damage. What brand tire did you have? Our blowout was on a 5 year old Goodyear 670....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-23-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 508
Posted By Ggrvusa
It's an 2007 Revolution 40E. Thanks Gary...

It's an 2007 Revolution 40E.
Thanks
Gary Goldman
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-23-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 508
Posted By Ggrvusa
Water pump leak

The other night the temperature dropped below freezing. Even though I had the heat on, the water pump developed a slight leak. Otherwise pump works fine. A small amount of water drips only when I use...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-23-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,988
Posted By Ggrvusa
If my front wheels come off the ground with auto...

If my front wheels come off the ground with auto level I switch to manual and get as close as
I can to level without the tires leaving the ground. I'd rather be slightly off
and have all the tires...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-08-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 937
Posted By Ggrvusa
Let me be more specific. My motor was sticking...

Let me be more specific. My motor was sticking and hard to turn. If I accessed the hamster cage from inside the coach and gave it a few spins I could get it to work.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-08-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 937
Posted By Ggrvusa
Had this problem 2x. Just change out the fan...

Had this problem 2x. Just change out the fan motor. Research the part # and buy a new motor. For my Mach 3 it cost about $150. Not that difficult to do.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-25-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 721
Posted By Ggrvusa
I use Washwax.com every other month. Apply...

I use Washwax.com every other month. Apply liberally and don't wipe off. No more white streaks, actually stopped chalking. I also use it on coach the rest of the coach with great results.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-29-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,081
Posted By Ggrvusa
I use powertank.com CO2. Pricey to buy, but tops...

I use powertank.com CO2. Pricey to buy, but tops off super fast. Use it on all my vehicles. I would never go back to a compressor.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-28-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,822
Posted By Ggrvusa
I 2nd Washwax.com using it for 5 years. Never wax...

I 2nd Washwax.com using it for 5 years. Never wax again.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-18-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 787
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks Ray! We have an exhaust brake, wish we...

Thanks Ray!
We have an exhaust brake, wish we had a Jake brake.
We bought coach new and drove the 65k. I didn't think that was much. Basically did a long trip every summer.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-16-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 787
Posted By Ggrvusa
Brake question

We have 65K on our 2007 Revolution. Brought it in for service and we were told brakes are fine. Anyone know how long we can expect them to last?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-11-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,216
Posted By Ggrvusa
I second Washwax.com I don't do anything else. No...

I second Washwax.com I don't do anything else. No water needed so you can touch up whenever and wherever you like. Coach looks great.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-17-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,723
Posted By Ggrvusa
Wow, what a great wealth of information! Thank...

Wow, what a great wealth of information! Thank you all for taking the time to respond. We are picking up Milepost tonight and start planning.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-17-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,723
Posted By Ggrvusa
We'll already be in BC when we start. Leaving FL...

We'll already be in BC when we start. Leaving FL in June.
Did anyone who went solo have any problems with campgrounds being booked?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-17-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,723
Posted By Ggrvusa
Alaska?

Retiring this summer and thinking of an Alaska trip in July. Anyone have any experience with a Caravan tour? There are several companies that offer them. Would like to hear feedback, recommendations...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-10-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,473
Posted By Ggrvusa
New cooling unit vs residential fridge

I have an '07 Revolution with a Norcold. Had the recall fix and have had no problems. Was thinking of putting in a residential fridge before this one dies. I read about the arcticold.com cooling unit...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Ggrvusa
Ga traveler, what would be the fix?

Ga traveler, what would be the fix?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Ggrvusa
Monitor lights come on when Inturn the key...

Monitor lights come on when Inturn the key halfway to preheat, then go off when key is turned all the way. I hear one click, then nothing happens. Turn key off and on and engine starts.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Ggrvusa
Starting problem

I have an '07 Revolution with a Cat C9. Occasionally I have to turn the key 2x to start the coach. First time nothing happens, coach is dead, second time starts right up. Chassis batteries are new....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-04-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,149
Posted By Ggrvusa
I have Dicors and love them.

I have Dicors and love them.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,912
Posted By Ggrvusa
Yes! It was a rod inside the locking mechanism...

Yes! It was a rod inside the locking mechanism that wasn't engaging. We both got locked out lar at night. Went in through a window.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-26-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,160
Posted By Ggrvusa
Diesel fuel stabilier?

We've been full timing for a few months. In several weeks we are going to stay in a park for a long stay while we work. I know I should have the tank full to keep moisture out, but I don't foresee...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,941
Posted By Ggrvusa
10 fills would rake more then 10 years. Speed and...

10 fills would rake more then 10 years. Speed and convenience, are why I love the powertank. It's not about $
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,941
Posted By Ggrvusa
I think I paid $18 to fill my Powertank. Just use...

I think I paid $18 to fill my Powertank. Just use it for tires and LP burners, occasionally something else that needs blowing out with compressed air.
I fill it at a shop that sells gases for soda...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-15-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,941
Posted By Ggrvusa
I love my powertank.com 10 lb Co2 tank. Have it 6...

I love my powertank.com 10 lb Co2 tank. Have it 6 years. Refill it about once a year. Super quick and quiet. Great digital gauge. Can use to clean LP burners etc. with air gun accessory.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-07-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,796
Posted By Ggrvusa
Use it all the time!

Use it all the time!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-07-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By Ggrvusa
Ceiling fan

Our bedroom ceiling fan in our '07 Revolution us starting to make noise. Would like to replace. Is it 12 volt? Any suggestions on where to purchase?
Thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-09-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By Ggrvusa
Our Splendide says it doesn't need to be cleaned....

Our Splendide says it doesn't need to be cleaned. Check you owners manual.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-09-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By Ggrvusa
The best is aero cosmetics Washwax.com Designed...

The best is aero cosmetics Washwax.com
Designed for airplanes, waterless wash and wax. Been using on my coach for 5 years, and it looks great. Very easy, dual sided mop has wet side and dry side....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-19-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,360
Posted By Ggrvusa
Ultra leather repair

We have a small (1") slit on one of our ultra leather seats. Does anyone know of an easy repair?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-04-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,169
Posted By Ggrvusa
Thanks for all the help! I'm going to try...

Thanks for all the help! I'm going to try attaching the Wingman to my existing antenna and see how that goes.
Definately going to check out that app!
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-03-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,169
Posted By Ggrvusa
Best Over the air Antenna

The Batwing antenna on my. ' 07 Revolution does a lousy job pulling in stations. I've noticed that Wineguard makes an attachment and another company makes a replacement called "Jack". Any experience...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-02-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 34,818
Posted By Ggrvusa
Washwax.com nothing comes close. Better than...

Washwax.com nothing comes close. Better than professional job. Been using for 5 years.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-29-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,459
Posted By Ggrvusa
I had my Goodyear 670's inspected by TCI after 5...

I had my Goodyear 670's inspected by TCI after 5 years and they said they looked fine. Shortly after I had a right front blowout that caused a lot of damage. Fortunately no one was hurt.
Max 5 years...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-25-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,127
Posted By Ggrvusa
We use their Wallmart app. Love it Locates...

We use their Wallmart app. Love it Locates Walmarts and let's you know if they allow overnight parking.
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