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Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-25-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,127
Posted By R_2ndWind
Avoid it like the plague. I’m with the I84 or 287...

Avoid it like the plague. I’m with the I84 or 287 crowd. I drove to Boston and back once a week for several months. Went I95 to and from by following the GPS and twice by accident. Hours in stop and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-23-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,155
Posted By R_2ndWind
#64 roflmao!!! Gosh these are funny!

#64 roflmao!!! Gosh these are funny!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-21-2021, 11:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By R_2ndWind
I have a 7 watt propped up in the windshield and...

I have a 7 watt propped up in the windshield and it keeps the house batteries charged just fine. I have the salesman switch off/disconnect. I got two 1.5 watt in a buy one get one deal just to try...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 05-21-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,723
Posted By R_2ndWind
Thanks for that knowledge TB. I always found I...

Thanks for that knowledge TB. I always found I needed to prime (hold Stop for a slow count of 10) if it sits for a couple weeks. I kind of thought maybe the fuel syphoned back into the tank or...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-21-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,397
Posted By R_2ndWind
As was said in the news clip the bank receives an...

As was said in the news clip the bank receives an electronic version of the contract. Goodness knows what that is. But procedurally, someone should match the electronic copy to the paper copy if/when...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-21-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,397
Posted By R_2ndWind
^^^ This is what I was thinking. The buyer...

^^^ This is what I was thinking.
The buyer agrees to the 20 year terms at a certain rate but the seller can’t find a lender to accept it. They are supposed to revise the contract and get new...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 04-06-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,899
Posted By R_2ndWind
This says it’s a garden hose. Not really for...

This says it’s a garden hose. Not really for drinking water.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-03-2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By R_2ndWind
^ THIS ^ You definitely want to bypass...

^ THIS ^

You definitely want to bypass NYC, Phila., Balto., DC and I-95 doesn't get better traffic-wise until after Richmond. I would stay on I-81 and take I-77 or I-74 to head towards the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-28-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,414
Posted By R_2ndWind
I goggled the part number in your picture and got...

I goggled the part number in your picture and got this. It may help figure out the switches and temperature settings. It’s a Dometic t-stat. ...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-10-2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 44,346
Posted By R_2ndWind
I heard this one: “Does the name Pavlov ring...

I heard this one:

“Does the name Pavlov ring a bell?

No, but Quasimodo does.”
Forum: Just Conversation 12-09-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 44,346
Posted By R_2ndWind
I used to hear that song sung by various family...

I used to hear that song sung by various family members. Had to look it up!

https://lyricsplayground.com/alpha/songs/t/thefrecklesong.html
Forum: Just Conversation 12-08-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 44,346
Posted By R_2ndWind
“There are 10 kinds of people in the world. Those...

“There are 10 kinds of people in the world. Those who know binary and those who don’t..”

And my mother yelling at us three brothers fighting: “If you don’t knock it off I’ll rip your arm off and...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 12-04-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 35,496
Posted By R_2ndWind
Then you might remember CRAM decks? Card Random...

Then you might remember CRAM decks? Card Random Access Memory. My first real job was operating the 315s

And the important paper tape was made out of metal!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-26-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,761
Posted By R_2ndWind
I don’t get it. In a fast moving vehicle that...

I don’t get it. In a fast moving vehicle that water is going to go up! Of course if these design improvements came from slow moving city buses that would make sense. Which I might add: I’m all for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-20-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 12,494
Posted By R_2ndWind
And backspace key non-functional :D Sorry....

And backspace key non-functional :D

Sorry. Couldn’t resist. :cool:
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By R_2ndWind
I have a 2015 HR Augusta 31M and we absolutely...

I have a 2015 HR Augusta 31M and we absolutely love it. I have most all the manuals for everything but no wiring or plumbing diagrams. The manual shows a water heater bypass valve but darned if I can...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-25-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,367
Posted By R_2ndWind
OP said he had to break camp to fetch water.

OP said he had to break camp to fetch water.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-25-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,063
Posted By R_2ndWind
Even better. Once you remove the hard drive from...

Even better. Once you remove the hard drive from the old laptop (just a couple small screws and a plug to unplug) go to Best Buy and ask for a USB adapter to plug the old drive into. Then you can...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-03-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,198
Posted By R_2ndWind
Did you know you can type basic things in google...

Did you know you can type basic things in google maps like “Cleveland to Annapolis no rolls”, “York to Altoona no highways”, “shortest distance from Baltimore to Pittsburgh”, “fastest time from...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-29-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 11,510
Posted By R_2ndWind
Me too. Even with my “disconnect switch” off...

Me too. Even with my “disconnect switch” off there is still a parasitic draw. The salesman switch was to cut the battery off entirely.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By R_2ndWind
I have an Augusta 31M. As was mentioned, you...

I have an Augusta 31M.
As was mentioned, you should find the batteries under the step with large screws that loosen but shouldn't come out.
I saw this under there as well:
294550

It was two...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By R_2ndWind
Camping World also has them.

Camping World also has them.
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 07-06-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By R_2ndWind
This is getting real annoying.

I was forced to turn on javasript. I don't trust javascript like I didn't trust activex. Things are way slow now and getting alot of these.

I'd choose another vendor.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-04-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By R_2ndWind
We have the double sinks - one for wash and one...

We have the double sinks - one for wash and one for rinse and a rack for drying. The sinks are little but workable.

The important thing for us was access to the bathroom without needing to deploy...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-03-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
At first I thought your handle was for...

At first I thought your handle was for "Studebakers 'R Us" or something, but if you snagged a "pretty young lady", I guess the first four letters stand for something else entirely :cool:

Anyway,...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-30-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Hey! Get off my lawn! :rofl:

Hey! Get off my lawn! :rofl:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-24-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Interesting... a search of this site for bad...

Interesting... a search of this site for bad knees yields 1,270 results and a search for tire pressure yields 14,200 results. I guess this thread contributed to both those numbers. :D
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-24-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Thanks for all the great ideas! Not just ideas...

Thanks for all the great ideas! Not just ideas but solutions!

Love this site.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-22-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
After weighing I found I was 3-5 lbs low in the...

After weighing I found I was 3-5 lbs low in the back 4.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-22-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Great idea Tony! Thanks

Great idea Tony! Thanks
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-21-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Thanks Gary! That is what I do now. Thankfully,...

Thanks Gary! That is what I do now. Thankfully, yes, they don't need adjusting too often.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-21-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
Great idea Rich! I'll add a couple of those for...

Great idea Rich! I'll add a couple of those for inside and outside use.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-21-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
I'm looking for one that's the right height. Too...

I'm looking for one that's the right height. Too high and it's got to go back.

Thanks for the quick replies!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-21-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,061
Posted By R_2ndWind
I can't be the only one.

So, my knees are shot. I can bend over long enough to check the air in the tires, but if I crouch down to add air, I have to grab a hold of something to get back up. I have 16" tires. What do you...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Region 06-10-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,095
Posted By R_2ndWind
No direct experience with them but pass by on the...

No direct experience with them but pass by on the way to Shady Maple Smorgasbord - good food. The RV place looks like they have good stuff, but wonder about service after the sale. I have heard good...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 06-03-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By R_2ndWind
The shore cord on my 2015 HR Augusta plugs into...

The shore cord on my 2015 HR Augusta plugs into an outlet in the electric bay which is fed by the generator - no transfer switch - and I prefer it that way. One less thing to go wrong. If you’re...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 05-27-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By R_2ndWind
Driving to DC then To Kentucky need help

I live about an hour north of Baltimore and used to drive to Boston each week. I took I-95 only one time. Never again. I would take I-84 to I-81 and frankly, I’d just stay on I-81 and bypass all the...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 02-15-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,348
Posted By R_2ndWind
Very timely topic. I’ve been meaning to ask the...

Very timely topic. I’ve been meaning to ask the same thing about my Augusta 31M. 275243
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 06-29-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 518
Posted By R_2ndWind
I had a clicking noise trying to start my genny....

I had a clicking noise trying to start my genny. Turned out to be a bad remote switch. If I used the switch on the gen or the one in the cab it worked fine. Good solid connection and no clicking....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-24-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,296
Posted By R_2ndWind
Being older I wanted something bright too but...

Being older I wanted something bright too but mostly I wanted to reduce the heat. I went with these totally based on price.
...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-23-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,978
Posted By R_2ndWind
:laugh::rofl::laugh: No one mentioned a possible...

:laugh::rofl::laugh: No one mentioned a possible lightening strike ?!?
My wife still watches out for Ford Pintos! Haven’t seen one on the road in quite some time!
Forum: Just Conversation 12-21-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 828
Views: 61,926
Posted By R_2ndWind
:thumb:

:thumb:
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 09-22-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 881
Posted By R_2ndWind
Switch your volt meter to 12V DC. Touch red...

Switch your volt meter to 12V DC. Touch red probe to a red wire and the black probe to a metal ground. White wire may be a ground but if its not connected your meter won't read anything even though...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-22-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By R_2ndWind
Thanks for the replies guys!

Thanks for the replies guys!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-20-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By R_2ndWind
What would you recommend?

I've got about a half tank of gas that's nine months old. In that time I've gone from storage to servicing and back a couple times and exercised the genset each month and both are running well on...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-30-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,153
Posted By R_2ndWind
I have to agree with all parties on some points. ...

I have to agree with all parties on some points.
You're not saving your Onan by not using it. They are meant to run many, many hours.
But in my opinion you are saving on fuel, maintenance costs,...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-15-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By R_2ndWind
I have the Atwood 6gal model G6A-8E? with a...

I have the Atwood 6gal model G6A-8E? with a plastic plug. Where can I get spare plugs? H/D, Lowes?

Thanks
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-09-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,725
Posted By R_2ndWind
Replaced the Michelins on my Honda Odyssey...

Replaced the Michelins on my Honda Odyssey Touring with Hankooks and love them. Better ride, quieter and better wear. When its time, I'll replace the Michelins on my rig with Hankooks as well.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-07-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,747
Posted By R_2ndWind
The OP said he had a Chevy and w/ 1800 miles the...

The OP said he had a Chevy and w/ 1800 miles the truck might still be under warranty. The suggestion to check fuses is a good one but someone might know of a Chevy/GM place near that area that works...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-08-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By R_2ndWind
I had the same exact scenario with one step...

I had the same exact scenario with one step further. After I slapped my head and flipped the battery disconnect switch and got the genny running I noticed no AC power! Went back out in 20 degree...
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