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Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-04-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By Gingerela
Here is a link to my original post. If you...

Here is a link to my original post. If you follow the thread, there is additional information with details on who to contact. I am not sure if the information provided is still current, though. I...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-03-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By Gingerela
I would like to do the same, starting with the...

I would like to do the same, starting with the dinette. I did replace the couch with a three seat recliner sofa and it made a huge difference in terms of comfort. What I mostly want to replace are...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-10-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,019
Posted By Gingerela
I removed these panels in the half bath of my...

I removed these panels in the half bath of my 36.1 in order to run some wires and I could see the back of the outside television.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 03-29-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By Gingerela
I haven't seen the new Palazzos. I try to avoid...

I haven't seen the new Palazzos. I try to avoid pain as much as possible.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 03-28-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By Gingerela
Has anyone replaced their dinette with a table in a 36.1?

I am curious to see what it would look like to have a table in placed of the bulky dinette in my 36.1. It's a tight fit for two on one side with the bulky cushioned end that butts up to the window. ...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-26-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,666
Posted By Gingerela
We purchased the RV specific Sleep number...

We purchased the RV specific Sleep number mattress (they have a standard and a premium version) and we love it! We bought the premium one and it is extremely comfortable. I highly recommend it. ...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-26-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,116
Posted By Gingerela
We stopped putting paper in the tank, too, and it...

We stopped putting paper in the tank, too, and it sure has made a difference. x4 for the full bowl flush method. I also use the wand from time to time and it really helps to keep everything clean...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-26-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,279
Posted By Gingerela
I replaced the three seater sleeper couch in my...

I replaced the three seater sleeper couch in my 36.1 with a three seater recliner (all three seats recline). I removed the small piece of wood under the windows and behind the couch that held two...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-19-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,025
Posted By Gingerela
FMCA membership does have numerous benefits,...

FMCA membership does have numerous benefits, although I have yet to use any of them. I can't discount how valuable some of them are, however, and I will continue to renew my FMCA membership for now....
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-01-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,592
Posted By Gingerela
Also, any recommendations on specific Michelin...

Also, any recommendations on specific Michelin models I should look for?
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-01-2016, 01:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,592
Posted By Gingerela
I have 23K miles on the tires. Would be very...

I have 23K miles on the tires. Would be very interested in finding out more about the Goodyear issue. Is there any particular identifying information on a tire that would help determine whether it...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-01-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,592
Posted By Gingerela
Tire Replacement

Yesterday I had to turn a corner and got 'stuck' in a position (driver in opposite direction and stopped at light was too far over followed by a long line of cars) and I had to go over the curb on my...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-01-2016, 05:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,670
Posted By Gingerela
Well, I took all your advice and it made a huge...

Well, I took all your advice and it made a huge difference. I purchased two rolls of the silver wrap and placed it in my front and side windows. The temperature changed immediately and lowered by...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-01-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,426
Posted By Gingerela
Thanks for posting your results. Unfortunately,...

Thanks for posting your results. Unfortunately, this is the biggest complaint I hear from every Palazzo owner I've meet these past few years. For the record, Thor replaced the seals on all of my...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-31-2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,426
Posted By Gingerela
I have yet to meet a Palazzo owner whose...

I have yet to meet a Palazzo owner whose compartments don't fill up with water. I just spent six weeks on the road and didn't have any water come in from the AC run off day after day, but when it...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-17-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By Gingerela
I looked more closely and found that the top two...

I looked more closely and found that the top two brackets aren't making contact with the fridge at all. Just my luck. I hope it doesn't shift any further between Mount Rushmore and Elkhart.

I...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-16-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By Gingerela
Refrigerator Shifting Forward

I just noticed that bottom front of my refrigerator has shifted forward and the top is angled to the left and shifting backwards. The right 'foot' at the bottom front is almost completely off the...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-16-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 806
Posted By Gingerela
I can relate to the earthquake feel of the...

I can relate to the earthquake feel of the washing machine running a spin cycle. In my 36.1, the washer and dryer sit right in the middle of the big slide. When it spins, you can feel it...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-02-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,670
Posted By Gingerela
Well, now that I've received so many good ideas...

Well, now that I've received so many good ideas from all of you, it turns out the weather has done a complete about face! I'm in Denver now where it has suddenly cooled down quite a bit. Today's...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-26-2016, 04:45 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
I am afraid to use this area in my 36.1 for fear...

I am afraid to use this area in my 36.1 for fear it will add to the weight of my full wall slide. It's the perfect storage space, too, and much needed. I hate seeing that much open space go to...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-25-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,119
Posted By Gingerela
I think in my case this is best left to someone...

I think in my case this is best left to someone who knows more than I do. I'd rather not take any chances. I sent an email to Steve Reed last night and included a link to this post. I hope he can...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-24-2016, 09:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,119
Posted By Gingerela
I've got all of that on board except for the new...

I've got all of that on board except for the new bolts. The only difficulty I see is gaining access to that area. It's rather tight. I don't think my drill would even fit in there! From what I...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-24-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,119
Posted By Gingerela
Just checked mine and I have the same screws that...

Just checked mine and I have the same screws that failed on yours. I'm so worried now. I'm on the road for the next six weeks with my ten year old who sits in the passenger seat. One more thing...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-23-2016, 03:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,670
Posted By Gingerela
Update: The campground moved us to a shady spot...

Update: The campground moved us to a shady spot and it made a huge difference.

They called me while we were out to lunch. I rushed back from a nearby Panera with my son's leftover salad in a...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-22-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,670
Posted By Gingerela
Scorching Summer Heat - AC's Can't Keep Up

We are camped in Lincoln, NE where the temperature at 10pm last night was 95 degrees. The temperature inside the coach (all shades were down all day long, Magne Shades on front and side windows,...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-22-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Gingerela
This happened to me, too. I decided to invest in...

This happened to me, too. I decided to invest in a high end, quality product and purchased a marine quality cord made for RVs. It's a bit heavier than the POS that came with the Palazzo, but it's...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-20-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,457
Posted By Gingerela
So the 2014 require the 12x4 hook instead of the...

So the 2014 require the 12x4 hook instead of the 4x9? I have a 2014 and need to replace mine, too.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-17-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
Thanks, you did a great job posting the link. ...

Thanks, you did a great job posting the link. Appreciate the info.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-15-2016, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
I remembered seeing your post some time ago and I...

I remembered seeing your post some time ago and I made a mental note to try it. Well, I finally got around to it yesterday in preparation for a summer long trip in very warm temperatures. What a...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-15-2016, 05:08 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
Can you post a link?

Can you post a link?
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-14-2016, 05:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,119
Posted By Gingerela
That would terrify me! I'm happy to hear no one...

That would terrify me! I'm happy to hear no one was injured. You are lucky you know enough to assess the problem and repair it. I'd be freaking out and wondering where the heck I'd have that...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-12-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,488
Posted By Gingerela
The 36.1 has the longest wall slide of all. Mine...

The 36.1 has the longest wall slide of all. Mine creeps out a bit while driving. Not too much, but just enough to so that it shakes and rattles. I have to pull over, pull the slide out few inches...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-12-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,488
Posted By Gingerela
Dave, any chance you have a pic of exactly where...

Dave, any chance you have a pic of exactly where that L shaped metal bracket is? Is that towards the top or middle? I am worried that if I use the slide lock on one end of that large slide and not...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-12-2016, 02:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,488
Posted By Gingerela
Travel Locks on a 36.1?

I never found travel locks inside my coach after I purchased it. I believe it was removed by the idiot that did our PDI. I am curious as to how many should be used and where they should be placed...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-11-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 834
Posted By Gingerela
Will try this in the meantime until I can check...

Will try this in the meantime until I can check out the quieter ones :)
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-10-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,116
Posted By Gingerela
I am happy to report that ASA Electronics will be...

I am happy to report that ASA Electronics will be replacing my dead JRV215 with a new model. This company has provided me with the BEST customer service I have received from any Palazzo related...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-09-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 834
Posted By Gingerela
A/C Replacements

I'm looking to replace the very loud Dometic roof a/c units and was wondering if anyone here has done this. More importantly, is there anything quieter? Mine sound like helicopters and I've had my...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-08-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,133
Posted By Gingerela
My newly installed 215 just died after only a few...

My newly installed 215 just died after only a few months and now I am desperately looking for something else to replace it with since I must leave for a summer long trip in less than a week. Any new...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-08-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,116
Posted By Gingerela
I wish I could do that, but the 215 doesn't have...

I wish I could do that, but the 215 doesn't have those clips like the 212 does. There is some key required to remove it from the dash, but mine did not come with it. Otherwise, I would have done...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-08-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,367
Posted By Gingerela
Good idea! Will definitely check them. Thanks...

Good idea! Will definitely check them. Thanks so much.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-08-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,116
Posted By Gingerela
Dead Jensen...AGAIN

I have had two Jensen JRV212 radios that died so far. Recently, Jensen kindly sent me the newer 215 model when the second one died and I was five months out of warranty. That was just a couple of...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
YES! Ten days ago, I was driving home from Cape...

YES! Ten days ago, I was driving home from Cape Hatteras and had the dash air on. It was raining for hours, and very warm out. It dripped water on my right foot the entire time. We tried stuffing...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,367
Posted By Gingerela
So sorry you were alarmed in that manner! That...

So sorry you were alarmed in that manner! That is good to know, though.

I have had my share of alerts and warnings as well. I've got about 17K miles on my odometer so far. Last December, on...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 16,667
Posted By Gingerela
Lippert makes these great sleeper couches that...

Lippert makes these great sleeper couches that are very comfortable and are much better than the air mattress variety that comes in our coaches. You may want to look into them. I saw a few that I...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
I get it, too. It will start dripping right onto...

I get it, too. It will start dripping right onto the bed.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
Hahaha, Jim, your post made me laugh. I was just...

Hahaha, Jim, your post made me laugh. I was just kidding with you. Thank you for the link. I'll look into this. Looks like something I may be able to do myself with a spare set of hands :thumb:
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,003
Posted By Gingerela
Well, I finally go the Lifelines I'd been wanting...

Well, I finally go the Lifelines I'd been wanting for so long. What a surprise when the existing wet batteries were pulled out of the battery compartment. The entire thing is rusted out. I don't...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 04:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,485
Posted By Gingerela
Saw this last year and added it to my 'want...

Saw this last year and added it to my 'want list'. I'm sure it's not cheap, but it's perfect for a birds eye view.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N87guwHdLYM&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
Would love to see some photos.

Would love to see some photos.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-07-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 427,203
Posted By Gingerela
Jim, I'm drooling. You know I'm not too far...

Jim, I'm drooling. You know I'm not too far away, if you're ever so inclined to build another one :laugh:
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