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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-09-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,561
Posted By 94-Newmar
Glad to hear!

Glad to hear!
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-04-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,528
Posted By 94-Newmar
Larry, I do apologize.. you are correct. I was...

Larry, I do apologize.. you are correct. I was responding without enough coffee in my system... yes, you can wire the automatic connect in place of or in addition to a pushbutton up front. That...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-03-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,177
Posted By 94-Newmar
It is a problem, but a problem that is at best,...

It is a problem, but a problem that is at best, very difficult to control unless the moderators become very proactive and ultra organized. I'm not chastising the mods, simply saying that its a...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-03-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,528
Posted By 94-Newmar
It connects them if it sees more than 13 volts...

It connects them if it sees more than 13 volts and disconnects them if either side drops below 12.7. A parasitic drain within the house side will not drain the chassis batteries..IF left in automatic...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-03-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,528
Posted By 94-Newmar
Sure.. it won't hurt anything to do this. ...

Sure.. it won't hurt anything to do this.

Only if you have it wired to a pushbutton to link them together and only when you are holding the button

It never automatically ties them...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-18-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By 94-Newmar
The schwintek motors utilize an extremely small...

The schwintek motors utilize an extremely small sized wire that has zero strain relief/support where it exits the motor and runs down the inner slide seal. When completely extended the room frame...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 11-18-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By 94-Newmar
Depending upon the brand and model of levelers...

Depending upon the brand and model of levelers you have.....

- Are they visually retracted all the way? In otherwords can you see any of the shiny cylinder on any of them?

- Check the fluid...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-15-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 907
Posted By 94-Newmar
Be wary of companies that advertise specifically...

Be wary of companies that advertise specifically for pre purchase inspections. Make sure they have references that you can actually contact via phone or email that aren't a close friend or relative...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-15-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By 94-Newmar
Cory, in a previous double post last month, you...

Cory, in a previous double post last month, you had starting problems. I looked through both threads located here: https://www.irv2.com/forums/f115/1995-starting-problem-224569.html and here:...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-15-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,588
Posted By 94-Newmar
Brockx, here is the 2008 Bounder brochure:...

Brockx, here is the 2008 Bounder brochure: https://fleetwoodrv.com/frvlibrary/docs/2008/2008_bdr_b.pdf

This year did not have an option for an inverter. Your 2 6volt house batteries are located...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-14-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,322
Posted By 94-Newmar
More than likely it's the 12v motor itself that...

More than likely it's the 12v motor itself that has failed. Since you've found the solenoid, you can follow the large wire from the solenoid that goes directly to the back of the 12v motor. Using...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-14-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,187
Posted By 94-Newmar
If it were me I would find the closest shop to...

If it were me I would find the closest shop to have the code read. If it is only for a reminder then you can always elect to perform the service upon arrival at your destination. If it's not a...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-14-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,180
Posted By 94-Newmar
Tough question. Some are sourced from the...

Tough question. Some are sourced from the Alternator, some utilize a screw-in pickup mounted at the bell housing/flywheel area and some are sourced from the transmission's speed sensor through the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-12-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,896
Posted By 94-Newmar
Yes, if you wire L1 and L2 from the same phase (2...

Yes, if you wire L1 and L2 from the same phase (2 different single pole breakers on the same side of the box) without a neutral you will get nothing at the plug IF you don't have the ground hooked...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-11-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By 94-Newmar
Schwintek's will never hold a slide tight in or...

Schwintek's will never hold a slide tight in or out because their motors have no brakes on them.. never have, and still don't. These schwintek's work fine on smaller rooms where the 300:1 or 500:1...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-11-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,896
Posted By 94-Newmar
Um.....no. If you wire L1 and L2 from a 220 volt...

Um.....no. If you wire L1 and L2 from a 220 volt double pole setup to the L1 and NEUTRAL of a 120volt setup you will see 220volts to the coach - the ground is immaterial as to whether its hooked up...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-11-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,717
Posted By 94-Newmar
Something certainly does not sound right with...

Something certainly does not sound right with this whole scenario. I have worked with both Norcold and Dometic over the years on some rather interesting issues. Of the two companies, Dometic has...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-11-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,203
Posted By 94-Newmar
Rockyroad, here is the owners manual direct from...

Rockyroad, here is the owners manual direct from Onan/Cummins:
https://www.cumminsonan.com/www/pdf/manuals/965-0128.pdf

Recommended oil weight is based upon the ambient temps you will be running...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-11-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,864
Posted By 94-Newmar
As mentioned by Flying Diver, you didn't mention...

As mentioned by Flying Diver, you didn't mention Direct or Dish.

None of the Winegard domed sat units will do DirecTV HighDef - only the Trav'ler.
Any of them will do Dish HighDef.

There is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-11-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,896
Posted By 94-Newmar
The resettable breakers are located on the side...

The resettable breakers are located on the side of the Magnum Inverter. Depending upon how it's mounted, you may not see them - but once you do, they are unmistakable. They are pushbutton plungers,...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-10-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,239
Posted By 94-Newmar
https://www.irv2.com/forums/f107/leveling-jacks-rea...

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f107/leveling-jacks-reacting-strangely-225928.html
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-10-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,896
Posted By 94-Newmar
Randyw, as mentioned above by the other posters,...

Randyw, as mentioned above by the other posters, your friends new 30amp outlet is most likely wired for 220v, not 120v. It's very common to see this as most electricians see the receptacle and assume...
Forum: Vintage RV's 11-10-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,528
Posted By 94-Newmar
Larry, Rather than fuss with trying to...

Larry,

Rather than fuss with trying to find/identify exactly which converter you have, I suggest complete replacement with something like the PD9260 Inteli-Power 9200, RV Converter/Chargers from...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-10-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,344
Posted By 94-Newmar
The only way that the CCC5 thermostat knows that...

The only way that the CCC5 thermostat knows that a furnace is present on that particular zone is by the setting of the dip switch on the A/C unit for that zone.

The proper dip switch setting to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,776
Posted By 94-Newmar
Jeff, thanks for the video - it now explains it...

Jeff, thanks for the video - it now explains it all.

That is indeed excessive "hunting" or surging. I suspect that the controller is seeing the 100-200 rpm surges that it knows it has not...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-08-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By 94-Newmar
Excellent. Once you get in Decatur mention to...

Excellent. Once you get in Decatur mention to them the popping sounds, the fact you were in Pennsylvania during fairly significant temp swings and the LIP tech bulletin I posted on the first page of...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-08-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By 94-Newmar
Woodydel, with all due respect... we are an...

Woodydel, with all due respect... we are an authorized Fleetwood sales and repair facility. I deal with both LCI/PowerGear and Fleetwood on a daily basis. I can assure you that service bulletin is...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-08-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By 94-Newmar
Adding fork oil in the manner listed above is a...

Adding fork oil in the manner listed above is a Service Bulletin issued by both PowerGear and LCI. The info is available on LIP sheet 0295: https://lci1.com/assets/content/support/lipsheet/0295.pdf
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-08-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By 94-Newmar
You don't mention the year of your coach, nor the...

You don't mention the year of your coach, nor the model of the LCI touch pad in question. Nonetheless the plastic membrane behind can become difficult over time and require a much firmer push....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By 94-Newmar
Some "hum" is acceptable from a transfer switch...

Some "hum" is acceptable from a transfer switch but it depends upon exactly how much hum it's creating and whether or not the hum is worse with heavy loads such as Air Conditioners running.

Does...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-08-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 687
Posted By 94-Newmar
You pull the wheels/drums and find out why they...

You pull the wheels/drums and find out why they are squeaky. I suspect new linings may be in order.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-08-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,344
Posted By 94-Newmar
Which thermostat do you have? Can you get a...

Which thermostat do you have? Can you get a picture of it? With the front cover removed too, please.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-08-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By 94-Newmar
Yes it's very common. It's due to thermal...

Yes it's very common. It's due to thermal expansion in the cylinders themselves by using ATF type fluids. There is a very quick and easy fix by simply replacing 2 quarts of your hydraulic fluid with...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-08-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 942
Posted By 94-Newmar
You'll have to obtain the info from Newmar to be...

You'll have to obtain the info from Newmar to be exact on this but my assumption is that they are using a multi source switching device to supply the 3 different video signals to the Pioneer unit...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,776
Posted By 94-Newmar
It certainly follows a pattern based upon it's...

It certainly follows a pattern based upon it's running temperature.

When the unit is at ambient temp it always fails.
When the unit is at operating temperature it never fails.

Can you make a...
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 11-07-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 965
Posted By 94-Newmar
36 is almost always a fuel delivery problem. You...

36 is almost always a fuel delivery problem. You can take a couple of steps to troubleshoot.

1) Pull the fuel line loose from the carburetor and aim it into a quart sized fuel proof container of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-03-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,005
Posted By 94-Newmar
As brobox and Gemini5362 mention, get a tube of...

As brobox and Gemini5362 mention, get a tube of the JBWeld or Water Weld or similar product that is resistant to fuel oils - that stuff really does work. On my 00 F250 SuperDuty diesel while driving...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-01-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,776
Posted By 94-Newmar
If it's running under load say for an hour or so...

If it's running under load say for an hour or so and you remove the load or just shut the breakers off on the genset and it goes back down to idle, will it idle indefinitely or will it toss a 25?
...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-01-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 788
Posted By 94-Newmar
What brand model? Dometic 8555?

What brand model? Dometic 8555?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-01-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By 94-Newmar
Make sure the starter is really the problem. You...

Make sure the starter is really the problem. You can easily jump the positive wire going directly to the starter with another known good battery & ground thus completely bypassing the starter...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-01-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,164
Posted By 94-Newmar
No picture attached.

No picture attached.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-31-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,776
Posted By 94-Newmar
Jeff, during intial startup the unit should go...

Jeff, during intial startup the unit should go into high idle, then after 60 seconds or so it will go back to a low idle if no loads are attached. Is the error and subsequent shudown occurring after...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-31-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,863
Posted By 94-Newmar
Keith, what brand is Winny using? What kind of...

Keith, what brand is Winny using? What kind of issues are you having with it? One of the largest issues I find when things get flaky is improper or incorrect pairing termination into the RJ45...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,121
Posted By 94-Newmar
I read your post the other morning and was...

I read your post the other morning and was intrigued by it, so at work today I headed out to the 2010 Ventana we have on our used lot - I dont remember the exact model but it is a tag axle model....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-25-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,570
Posted By 94-Newmar
Are the fans set to AUTO or do you have them set...

Are the fans set to AUTO or do you have them set to HIGH or LOW?

Brand of units?
Setup as 2 or 3 zones?
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-23-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,274
Posted By 94-Newmar
The starter switch does not run directly to the...

The starter switch does not run directly to the starter, therefore you will not see any voltage at the starter posts when pushing the START/STOP button. The voltage present at the start/stop switch...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-23-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,820
Posted By 94-Newmar
As mentioned by others... you really need to find...

As mentioned by others... you really need to find out what your tongue weight is. Yes you may be within specs on your gross trailer weight but I'd almost bet your tongue weight is well over 2000lbs....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-23-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By 94-Newmar
Unplug the coach, shut off the inverter... ...

Unplug the coach, shut off the inverter...

At the front, bottom, remove the 2 screws to the rectangular access cover and remove it. This area is the junction with the 120VAC power going into the...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-22-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,566
Posted By 94-Newmar
If it tripped the shore power supply side...

If it tripped the shore power supply side breakers then your transfer switch was already damaged long before that happened. The contactor blades were welded together so even though the solenoid...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-21-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,054
Posted By 94-Newmar
Haha.. spot on! The continual complaints over...

Haha.. spot on! The continual complaints over poor service work is nothing more than a direct result of the poor wages paid by most RV dealerships. You simply cannot attract quality techs to work on...
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