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Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-26-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3,562
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Posted By Glenn2
Same year, same model and same problem. I also...

Same year, same model and same problem. I also went with the 45 degree clear attachment and leave it mounted/capped. Still a chore to hook up the flex hose. Not a well thought out arrangement.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-14-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Wacko A/C Silencer

Has any Thor Challenger owner installed the Wacko silencer on the front A/C?Other than noise reduction, are you happy with it?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-12-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 426
Posted By Glenn2
If you have a residential fridge and boondock you...

If you have a residential fridge and boondock you will have to run the generator a lot.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 08-12-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,591
Posted By Glenn2
The Coleman Mach 8 ducted system uses the Chill...

The Coleman Mach 8 ducted system uses the Chill Grill intake and two dump vents for air flow (a/c cooled air). The wacko does away with the dump vents and reduces noise at the intake. The volume of...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 08-10-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,591
Posted By Glenn2
Wacko A/C silencer

For those of you that have the Wacko silencer installed, is it effective in cooling the cockpit area. With no dump vent there is a definite loss of air flow forward especially if you have an...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-06-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Mike, Read this and get a feel for...

Mike,

Read this and get a feel for suspension mods and in particular about Koni FSD's.

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f23/best-rated-sway-bars-497642.html

Glenn
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-04-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
I also would like to hear from someone who has...

I also would like to hear from someone who has installed the the Wacko A/C silencer. With no air dump how cold does your cockpit get? In my Challenger the overhead bunk covers up four vents that...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-04-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Mike, I have a 2017 Challenger 37YT that I did...

Mike,
I have a 2017 Challenger 37YT that I did not like the overall handling and front steering/suspension. First I went with Roadmaster (RSS) steering stabilizer for steering wander. That didn't...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-01-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By Glenn2
Gary, Does the inverter have the bypass...

Gary,
Does the inverter have the bypass function?
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-16-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
My '17 37YT also has the black wooden box...

My '17 37YT also has the black wooden box (support) for the black tank. Thought it was there because of the flexible sink drain issue I had (remember!). Found the black tank support clamps on each...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-01-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By Glenn2
What model Challenger do you have? My switch...

What model Challenger do you have?

My switch is located in the same overhead cabinet as the HDMI switcher and blueray DVD player. On the left side wall of the cabinet there is a brown wallplate...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-18-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 21,580
Posted By Glenn2
Wacko and cooling

I understand and appreciate the air conditioning noise reduction, but does the Wacko have any impact on cooling (especially in the summer)?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-01-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 738
Posted By Glenn2
Battery Watering Technologies Battery Watering...

Battery Watering Technologies
Battery Watering Technologies (https://www.batterywatering.com)

Your system is the old style, commonly seen on golf carts.
the company is good to work with.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 03-10-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By Glenn2
What he said ^

What he said ^
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 03-05-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,244
Posted By Glenn2
Switch for pendant lamp may be on the back side...

Switch for pendant lamp may be on the back side of the lamp. Ours is.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 02-09-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,359
Posted By Glenn2
Is your water valve assembly a...

Is your water valve assembly a "Kantleak"?
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 02-01-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
The converter is under the bedroom bed. You lift...

The converter is under the bedroom bed. You lift the mattress and then remove the floor of the storage area. Turn off your main AC breaker or disconnect AC from the RV for safety.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-07-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,027
Posted By Glenn2
Don't you just love those "Kantleak"...

Don't you just love those "Kantleak" valves!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-05-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,027
Posted By Glenn2
Thanks for the feedback.

Thanks for the feedback.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-04-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,027
Posted By Glenn2
If you are replacing the half plastic model...

If you are replacing the half plastic model Kantleak assembly, the "to water heater" and "to hot fixtures" are reversed. Straight top to bottom and bottom to top change on the new valve from the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-29-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 994
Posted By Glenn2
The RJ12 I purchased from Amazon would not work...

The RJ12 I purchased from Amazon would not work with the Xantrex Freedom 2000. The RJ12 from Xantrex does.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 12-16-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,719
Posted By Glenn2
I agree with the Toe-in not being adjusted to...

I agree with the Toe-in not being adjusted to spec, It was a big part of my all over the road issue.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-05-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,043
Posted By Glenn2
I use the NASA BM-1 bluetooth battery monitor. ...

I use the NASA BM-1 bluetooth battery monitor.

https://www.nasamarine.com/product/bm-1-bluetooth/

Simple to install and set-up. It can be used with either android or IOS. Will also monitor...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 11-30-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 611
Posted By Glenn2
The controller is for the bed over your cockpit. ...

The controller is for the bed over your cockpit. Unpin the bed slides, turn your bed key to on and using the bed switch to lower the bed, see if the bed lowers evenly. If not, check the controller...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-09-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,223
Posted By Glenn2
Now why didn't I think to this? Thanks for the...

Now why didn't I think to this? Thanks for the brain reset.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-14-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Why are you replacing it?

Why are you replacing it?
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-27-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Just remember to when fully extended or fully...

Just remember to when fully extended or fully retracted to keep the slide switch depressed for a count of three.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-27-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Have you checked is your slide seal bulb is...

Have you checked is your slide seal bulb is touching the outside wall of your YT? If not, you made need to re-sync your Lippert slide motors. Go to the Lippert web site or google Schwintec slide...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-14-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Do you mean Pilot Travel Center in Hempstead? ...

Do you mean Pilot Travel Center in Hempstead? Good to know.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-24-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 305
Posted By Glenn2
I asked my question about clear bra on the front...

I asked my question about clear bra on the front of a motorhome the wrong way.

Has anyone applied a clear bra and are you happy with it?

I have read most of the Diamond Shield problems and not...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-23-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 305
Posted By Glenn2
Llumar clear bra

Has anyone had Llumar clear bra (paint protection film) installed on the front of their motorhome? I am considering having Llumar applied, but I have read many forum threads about the horrors of 3M...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-05-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,296
Posted By Glenn2
What he said.

What he said.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 06-24-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,468
Posted By Glenn2
The early (Oct. 2017) RVI Tire Patrol sensors...

The early (Oct. 2017) RVI Tire Patrol sensors were difficult to pair and RVI replaced them three time over a two year period. Each time with the lastest and greatest version. I had decided to go...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-20-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
The Xantrex inverter is a vendor item. It does...

The Xantrex inverter is a vendor item. It does have a two year warranty but I'm pretty sure you are past two years.

I have/had the same problem with the 1800w inverter and running the residential...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 05-08-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,861
Posted By Glenn2
Element Fire Extinguisher

New to the U.S. market. Do a google search and look at Utube and reviews.
Jay Leno is impressed. They aren't cheap but are impressive. I purchased two.
One for the MH and the other for the SB. ...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-02-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 954
Posted By Glenn2
Great solution..Thanks!

Great solution..Thanks!
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-18-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Marc, I have a Xantrex 1800 inverter that drops...

Marc,
I have a Xantrex 1800 inverter that drops out after a random period of time. I am on my third one (all replaced by warranty). I am convinced the Xantrex can't carry the load of a residential...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-17-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
I hope you are just going to look.

I hope you are just going to look.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,553
Posted By Glenn2
To answer all the appreciated input: The...

To answer all the appreciated input:
The cables to the inverter from the batteries are large gauge, perhaps multi strand welding cable. The voltage drop is .020 volts from batteries to inverter....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,553
Posted By Glenn2
Xantrex 1800 inverter shutdown

My Xantrex 1800 inverter will shutdown after a variable period of time (hours or minutes). It feeds the residential refrigerator, microwave, TV's and a kithchen outlet. I have checked the battery...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-17-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Logalinipoo, You have given me a lot to look at...

Logalinipoo,
You have given me a lot to look at and thanks for your input.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-14-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
2017 Thor Challenger 37YT equipped with a...

2017 Thor Challenger 37YT equipped with a standard Xantrex 1800 inverter.
Under warranty (Thor and Xantrex) I have replaced three of the inverters, all with the same issue. Turn the unit on from...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-14-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
2017 Challenger 37YT with 2017 Ford Focus SEL...

2017 Challenger 37YT with 2017 Ford Focus SEL (2.0L with auto transmission).
A good combination. The negative is how low the tow bar is because of the base plate (Demco). Tried dolly towing but...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-11-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 716
Posted By Glenn2
X2 They also have a very good and reasonably...

X2

They also have a very good and reasonably priced rear trac bar.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 952
Posted By Glenn2
My Tire Patrol sensors worked great until I took...

My Tire Patrol sensors worked great until I took them off to air up my tires. I could never get them to pair again. RVI assisted and even sent me a new set of sensors. To no avail. I think the...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-31-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
The drivers who bring the new motorhomes to the...

The drivers who bring the new motorhomes to the dealers keep a log of faults they find during the journey from the factory. The dealership should correct these faults before you purchase. Better...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-08-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
Bryan/College Station, TX at RV Source. They are...

Bryan/College Station, TX at RV Source. They are a Thor dealership (among other brands) and so much better than that other company.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-07-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
I upgraded my front 13.5k to a 15K AC and the...

I upgraded my front 13.5k to a 15K AC and the improvement is very noticeable.
With the 13.5K as a trade (basically a new unit) I paid $450 installed. I don't understand why this is not an option at...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-04-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3,562
Views: 620,875
Posted By Glenn2
My 2017 Challenger 37YT wet bay does not get any...

My 2017 Challenger 37YT wet bay does not get any heat from the furnace. Called Thor Tech Support and there should be two ducts in to the wet bay area.
I am using a ceramic heater and a thermocube...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-18-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,404
Posted By Glenn2
Please pass on your progress. Where did you get...

Please pass on your progress. Where did you get your gutter material?
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