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Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 07-30-2022, 02:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 357
Posted By stallsmi
I use the same connections you described to...

I use the same connections you described to attach my 50 amp trailer to a 30 amp connector I had installed on my garage. It has worked fine for years now. I run one A/C, fridge and water heater...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 07-02-2022, 09:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By stallsmi
We had a trailer with low clearance. Metal skid...

We had a trailer with low clearance. Metal skid wheels attached to the frame were inexpensive and did the trick.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-19-2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,476
Posted By stallsmi
Starting my 17" blackstone with the igniter is a...

Starting my 17" blackstone with the igniter is a crap shoot...sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. I usually turn the control knob to let the propane run for a few seconds before engaging the...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 12-27-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,945
Posted By stallsmi
I am interested in this. I am tempted to use...

I am interested in this. I am tempted to use famcamps, but also concerned about obscure (sometimes inane) regs and rules.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-18-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,411
Posted By stallsmi
It seems the OP asked for the time, and everyone...

It seems the OP asked for the time, and everyone wanted to build him a watch. We use all three all the time. Never a problem. We plug our trailer (with 2 A/C) into the 50 amp. We plug into the 30...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 11-11-2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By stallsmi
Try running the cable directly to your TV (thru a...

Try running the cable directly to your TV (thru a door or window). If that works, you know your problem is with the wiring/splitters in your unit. Many times the problem lies with faulty wiring or...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-19-2021, 10:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,782
Posted By stallsmi
I agree. OP did NOT criticize for HH being...

I agree. OP did NOT criticize for HH being successful, just relating an unsatisfactory experience. Snarky replies do no good and degrade this website's usefulness.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-11-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,355
Posted By stallsmi
I had the same issue with a Coachmen. We found...

I had the same issue with a Coachmen. We found the ducting was properly run, then the installers crushed the ducting with the plywood floor. Just another example of poor quality control.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-06-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 820
Posted By stallsmi
I also have a 2015 Freedom Express and had a...

I also have a 2015 Freedom Express and had a similar problem. We found the toilet flange (on the floor under the toilet to which the toilet attaches) had a crack in it, allowing odors to vent up...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-31-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 644
Posted By stallsmi
I don't have Dish at home, but have the...

I don't have Dish at home, but have the pay-as-you-go for the RV. Turn it on when we travel, and let it expire when we're home. I have had no issues with it.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-05-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,482
Posted By stallsmi
We have a 2015 Freedom Express (322RLDS). The...

We have a 2015 Freedom Express (322RLDS). The seal on the slide is a big issue. It will be okay until you drive in the rain, then water will spray from the tires and enter the unit from the bottom....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-29-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,561
Posted By stallsmi
As a disabled vet, you are entitled to a "Golden...

As a disabled vet, you are entitled to a "Golden Access Passport" for no charge. It allows you to camp at federal sites (Corps of Engineers, etc.) for 50% off. Also, you can gain free access to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-31-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,060
Posted By stallsmi
We do it all the time with no problems. I have...

We do it all the time with no problems. I have found it takes very little time to cool down using propane (much more efficient than electricity).
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 06-16-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,180
Posted By stallsmi
We tow a 32' trailer with the same truck. We had...

We tow a 32' trailer with the same truck. We had "helper springs" installed to keep the truck level. That helped a lot. I too would like a bigger truck, but it ain't happening anytime soon. So we...
Forum: New Member Check-In 06-16-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,161
Posted By stallsmi
When we started, we too were overwhelmed. But we...

When we started, we too were overwhelmed. But we did the "local campground" thing. The dealer was close by and answered any questions we had. Also, you will find those camping near you will be...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-29-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 19,468
Posted By stallsmi
I have the warranty. The $250 figure is an...

I have the warranty. The $250 figure is an estimate. The true cost is based upon where you have the inspection/service performed. You do NOT have to use the selling dealer for your annual service,...
Forum: New Member Check-In 03-12-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By stallsmi
Welcome! We also live in the Huntsville area. ...

Welcome! We also live in the Huntsville area. There are a lot of great RV opportunities nearby.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 02-25-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,103
Posted By stallsmi
Mr Clean Magic Eraser?

Mr Clean Magic Eraser?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-16-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,970
Posted By stallsmi
We're on our third air conditioner with 18 months...

We're on our third air conditioner with 18 months (luckily there is a two year warranty). But I fully expect this one to fail too and we'll be on our fourth. Dometic air conditioners in the last...
Forum: Full-Timers 02-11-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By stallsmi
We live in northern Alabama. You definitely want...

We live in northern Alabama. You definitely want to be south of Birmingham, preferably south of Montgomery. In addition to the gulf coast, Eufaula has many snowbirds and is conveniently located...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 02-01-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 18,426
Posted By stallsmi
Not quite true. I am a disabled vet that was...

Not quite true. I am a disabled vet that was injured in service during peacetime. I never served in combat. But I have the card with the flag on it.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-28-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 692
Posted By stallsmi
Our daughter lives in Raleigh and we went to see...

Our daughter lives in Raleigh and we went to see grandkids. Stayed at Jordan Lake State Park. Not great but not bad either. They do close the gates at 10 pm and let no one in or out so prior...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-22-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,536
Posted By stallsmi
Ditto on the lack of quality plus shoddy...

Ditto on the lack of quality plus shoddy workmanship. I've had two but will not have another.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-29-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,415
Posted By stallsmi
There are plenty of posts on this subject that...

There are plenty of posts on this subject that can be accessed thru the "search" function.
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 08-24-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,180
Posted By stallsmi
A similar nightmare was when our black tank (yes,...

A similar nightmare was when our black tank (yes, the black tank) fell out at a campground. We found the rails that are supposed to secure the tank were purposely bent during assembly (by a crescent...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-02-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By stallsmi
Sounds like the dealer is making things up as he...

Sounds like the dealer is making things up as he goes. I have a TT with an outside TV. The compartment is definitely watertight as it has electrical connections. As you said, it doesn't make sense...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-28-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,874
Posted By stallsmi
We bought a 2015 Freedom Express and have had...

We bought a 2015 Freedom Express and have had nothing but problems. As stated earlier, Coachmen lacks quality control. We've replaced water pumps, TV wiring, air conditioner, shower head and the...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-18-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 773
Posted By stallsmi
Try etrailer.com. They have a variety that may...

Try etrailer.com. They have a variety that may work.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-11-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,076
Posted By stallsmi
Like SCEP said, I had the same problem with my...

Like SCEP said, I had the same problem with my driveway and bolted on steel skid wheels (bolted to the frame). They worked like a charm and protected the trailer and the driveway. And, best of all,...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-06-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,848
Posted By stallsmi
I have a Coachmen similar to yours. No, you...

I have a Coachmen similar to yours. No, you don't crank it up and no, you don't rotate it. Like you said, it is Omni-directional and there is no adjustment necessary or possible. Mine works just...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-03-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,035
Posted By stallsmi
Ordering from Harbor Freight can be a nightmare! ...

Ordering from Harbor Freight can be a nightmare! I ordered a small trailer and ended up with missing and broken parts. Called the shipper and ended up in India talking with someone with a very...
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