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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,026
Posted By stumpnc
My 91 Foretravel Grand Villa U300,Yes It's old...

My 91 Foretravel Grand Villa U300,Yes It's old ,Detroit 6V92TA 300hp has averaged on pen and paper 8.3mpg. The ECM miles show a lifetime mpg of 8.4. That's pretty dang close. 4 wheel air disc...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,026
Posted By stumpnc
I have a series 60 in my semi truck 95 Peterbilt...

I have a series 60 in my semi truck 95 Peterbilt 379. The series 60 is in my opinion one of the best diesel engines ever built. These engines will go 1 million miles with oil changes and cooling...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-12-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By stumpnc
ClayOBX

I know from your posts You live/stay in Mexico Beach,Fl Quite a lot.Hope You made it through the storm with no losses. Don't know you other than here but prayers sent....:thumb:
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-17-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 899
Posted By stumpnc
1985 Kountry Lite Travel Trailer/5th Wheel...

1985 Kountry Lite Travel Trailer/5th Wheel Prices, Values & Specs - NADAguides (https://www.nadaguides.com/RVs/1985/Kountry-Lite/Travel-Trailers-5th-Wheels)
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Forum: Vintage RV's 08-14-2018, 03:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,415
Posted By stumpnc
The 8V92 is a 2 stroke engine and is a great...

The 8V92 is a 2 stroke engine and is a great engine. I have a 6V92TA in my 91 Foretravel U300. Proper oil is paramount for these engines. Straight 40wt Low Ash. Chevron Delo 100 40 wt. fits the spec.
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-04-2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 3,547
Views: 1,855,596
Posted By stumpnc
1994 is a 102'' wide body coach No slides/ I...

1994 is a 102'' wide body coach No slides/ I can't see what model that is U280 or U300 I would guess.
A lot of Foretravel information is here at Barry Beams site Here is a list of models by the year...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-26-2018, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 546
Posted By stumpnc
It will need to be weighed in. And adjusted...

It will need to be weighed in. And adjusted according to temperature and pressure
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-22-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 13,941
Posted By stumpnc
Glad you got it fixed. Enjoy the rest of your trip

Glad you got it fixed. Enjoy the rest of your trip
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-22-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 13,941
Posted By stumpnc
Disconnecting the battery cable on a alternator...

Disconnecting the battery cable on a alternator system is going to shut everything off. Alternator systems have to have 12 volts to energize. The electronic ignition needs 12v. So disconnecting the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-15-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,166
Posted By stumpnc
Did you get it apart ?

Did you get it apart ?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-11-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,166
Posted By stumpnc
If the spines strip like Brads did you will be...

If the spines strip like Brads did you will be sitting on the side of the hiway. As you know it is way less expensive to fix it now than then.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-11-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,166
Posted By stumpnc
I believe there is a update grease kit for this...

I believe there is a update grease kit for this so you don't have to disassemble in order to grease.
Brad Metzger on the Forforums website had issues with his in 2015 stripping the spines off the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-09-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Posted By stumpnc
Google tambour door repair lot sof listing come...

Google tambour door repair lot sof listing come up find one that matches your style door. I have them in my 91 Foretravel cabinets I love them. I hope never to have the issue you have now.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-07-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,796
Posted By stumpnc
Take the driveshaft out and rotate each u joint. ...

Take the driveshaft out and rotate each u joint. I have seen u joints that looked good felt tight but actually would not pivot.Most of the vibration issues I have found have been the front u joint....
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-04-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,670
Posted By stumpnc
This is Barndogs Foretravel coach he just had...

This is Barndogs Foretravel coach he just had wrapped. He just posted these in his thread over on Foreforums website.
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-29-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By stumpnc
The last picture is a vacuum canister it is...

The last picture is a vacuum canister it is connected to a vacuum port and stores vacuum so your defrost and dash vents operate properly. Without it when you accelerate your vents would be switching...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-27-2018, 02:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By stumpnc
Yep I have one on my 95 Peterbilt 379 0-150

Yep I have one on my 95 Peterbilt 379 0-150
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-27-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By stumpnc
My guess is a pressure switch somewhere in the...

My guess is a pressure switch somewhere in the brake system. That's my guess.
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-24-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,167
Posted By stumpnc
If your unit is low on refrigerant. The type of...

If your unit is low on refrigerant. The type of refrigerant used in it needs to be known. A lot of those old ones used R'12. Yes you can still get it. I see small cans on Craigslist from time to...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-10-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By stumpnc
Maybe this will help

Maybe this will help
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-07-2018, 04:16 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,670
Posted By stumpnc
Log in...

Log in (https://www.foreforums.com/index.php?topic=33467.msg304130#msg304130)
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-06-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,670
Posted By stumpnc
One of our members over at foreforums.com by the...

One of our members over at foreforums.com by the name of barndog is about to have his coach wrapped. He had some engine issues and that is being fixed now. Then it is off to the wrap shop.
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-05-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By stumpnc
IT should be a brake application gauge. Shows how...

IT should be a brake application gauge. Shows how much pressure is being applied to the brakes.
The gauge from the left is primary and secondary tanks. Air pressure.Tital pressure available in both...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-04-2018, 06:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By stumpnc
Air up the coach and press brake pedal see if it...

Air up the coach and press brake pedal see if it moves.
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 03-29-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,328
Posted By stumpnc
Make sure to only run straight 40 Weight Low ASH...

Make sure to only run straight 40 Weight Low ASH Oil. Very Important.
Lots of 2 stroke Detroit information here.
Tejas Coach Works Factory DDC Oil Information Data Page...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-01-2018, 05:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,259
Posted By stumpnc
https://www.steelerubber.com/rv ...

https://www.steelerubber.com/rv

https://www.vintagetrailersupply.com/window-gaskets-s/26.htm

https://www.all-rite.com/rubber-seals-gaskets

Google is your friend..:cool:
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-28-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By stumpnc
Here is a start https://www.steelerubber.com/rv

Here is a start
https://www.steelerubber.com/rv
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-09-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,694
Posted By stumpnc
I always thought this was a cool direction to...

I always thought this was a cool direction to take one of those,,,:cool:
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-05-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,648
Posted By stumpnc
I have a 91 so its 27. Maybe we can get some...

I have a 91 so its 27. Maybe we can get some interest here and plan our own impromptu Vintage Rally. Kind of a run what ya brung event.
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-01-2018, 04:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,488
Posted By stumpnc
My 91 Foretravel Grand Villa has Lap belts only....

My 91 Foretravel Grand Villa has Lap belts only. I also found 2 more never used under the jacknife sofa I replaced upgraded the other week.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-24-2017, 05:59 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,576
Posted By stumpnc
The Big Trucks idle because the driver does not...

The Big Trucks idle because the driver does not own the truck usually. They are company drivers and are not paying the fuel bill. I own my semi and try and not idle. I have a webasto bunk heater for...
Forum: Vintage RV's 11-28-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,164
Posted By stumpnc
:cool: Never use copper for brake lines or oil...

:cool: Never use copper for brake lines or oil lines. The material is too soft and flared ends ill split and crack. Only steel line and double flared ends on brake lines!
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-08-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,646
Posted By stumpnc
The fill fitting where you connect your water...

The fill fitting where you connect your water hose should have a backflow preventer built into it. If you disconnect the water hose and turn on your pump and water is coming out you have a bad fill...
Forum: Foretravel Owner's Forum 10-08-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,639
Posted By stumpnc
The complete Stemco Number is 320-2133 SKF...

The complete Stemco Number is 320-2133

SKF 34975 looks like it interchanges
National 370132A
Being you are a new Foretravel owner come join www.forforums.com
Also a ton of Foretravel...
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-07-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,285
Posted By stumpnc
Does it have Bud Wheels? If so the left side is...

Does it have Bud Wheels? If so the left side is backwards right hand thread right side is normal
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-07-2017, 05:16 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,646
Posted By stumpnc
I would recommend you replace all of the gray...

I would recommend you replace all of the gray polybutylene tubing and fittings. The poly is replaced with PEX tubing and copper/brass fittings they use the same type crimp ring but will eliminate the...
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-07-2017, 04:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,285
Posted By stumpnc
What are you working on?

What are you working on?
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-01-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,345
Posted By stumpnc
On the back put Schit'Diggit'y!!

On the back put Schit'Diggit'y!!
Forum: Bus Conversions 10-01-2017, 04:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,678
Posted By stumpnc
My old 91 Foretravel has a Onan 7.5 kw diesel...

My old 91 Foretravel has a Onan 7.5 kw diesel genset It also has a 250lb propane tank. It holds about 48 gallons of liquid propane.I fill it in the spring and Fall. I leave the 2 furnaces on in the...
Forum: Bus Conversions 09-30-2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,678
Posted By stumpnc
Onan is the primary supplier for diesel and...

Onan is the primary supplier for diesel and Propane generators. The Quiet Diesel being preferred. What do you plan to use for heat and hot water?
Most furnaces are propane, Atwood Etc. You Could go...
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-24-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,220
Posted By stumpnc
Google fold and roll trailers Starling Travel...

Google fold and roll trailers
Starling Travel » The Fold-N-Roll Trailer from Irv Perch (https://www.starling-travel.com/2012/01/23/the-fold-n-roll-trailer-from-irv-perch/)
They were made by...
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-18-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3,547
Views: 1,855,596
Posted By stumpnc
You'd need a Big Big Bucket of Want Too on that...

You'd need a Big Big Bucket of Want Too on that one.:cool:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-17-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,116
Posted By stumpnc
https://jet.com/product/detail/89af4f871a4343a1962...

https://jet.com/product/detail/89af4f871a4343a196220b6350c48f71?jcmp=pla:ggl:NJ_dur_Gen_Automotive_Parts_Accessories_a2:automotive_parts_accessories_exterior_accessories_other_a2:na:PLA_785913093_4394...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,738
Posted By stumpnc
Happens to me in my semi truck all the time. I...

Happens to me in my semi truck all the time. I can park in the back of a 600 acre lot all by myself and wake up with a noisy refer trailer with no muffler on one side and a bull wagon full of mooing...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,913
Posted By stumpnc
Mike it is supposed to blow at idle. above 900...

Mike it is supposed to blow at idle. above 900 RPMor so it should close and stop blowing. Have someone sit inside and rev it up and see if it stops.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,913
Posted By stumpnc
It should be in your download folder

It should be in your download folder
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,913
Posted By stumpnc
Here You Go Air Box Drain Tubes

Here You Go Air Box Drain Tubes
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 934
Posted By stumpnc
Have him look at the Propane tank Is there a...

Have him look at the Propane tank Is there a solenoid valve in line either before or after the pressure regulator? These are connected to the propane alarm.Some have a solenoid valve that is attached...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,913
Posted By stumpnc
He stated that this has sat for 5 years. Mud...

He stated that this has sat for 5 years. Mud divers , rats etc could have gotten all up in them,Who knows. When I found my coach in 2014 it had sat for 4 years after going through the entire intake...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2017, 05:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,913
Posted By stumpnc
Mike on each side of the block you will see a...

Mike on each side of the block you will see a tube at the top of each tube is a check valve. These are designed to be open at idle and vent the airbox from moisture etc ,when throttle is applied...
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