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Forum: Damon 01-10-2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By hedhunter9
Headers...!

Headers...!
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-28-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By hedhunter9
Last year, I bought a kit including the...

Last year, I bought a kit including the following. 4 100 watt panels, the mounting tabs, Controller and all wiring needed..
It cost me $430 bucks on Fleabay. The controller is cheap one.. but...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-28-2021, 08:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,678
Posted By hedhunter9
We use our Outlaw toyhauler to carry race bikes...

We use our Outlaw toyhauler to carry race bikes and we are on the road a lot. we camp at the racetracks mostly, but in between race weekends we stay at Walmarts, State Parks now and then and do a...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-07-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By hedhunter9
1 fan up and 1 down to improve circulation ?? ...

1 fan up and 1 down to improve circulation ??

I havnt put one inside my fridge yet.
But I did put a fan in the vent area at the back of the fridge.
That helped our fridge run cooler.. 34-36...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-02-2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,125
Posted By hedhunter9
We have done Hwy 7 scenic drive several times in...

We have done Hwy 7 scenic drive several times in our 36' Outlaw and also the Pig trail.
The last time we were northbound and came upon a Semi-trailer rig stuck in one of those 180* turns. The...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-25-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,268
Posted By hedhunter9
I found exactly the opposite.. T Mobile has a...

I found exactly the opposite.. T Mobile has a store in everytown in every state. Every time we had a question or a problem when traveling, we could stop at any store and they were very helpful and...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-15-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By hedhunter9
Our 08 ford outlaw started doing that.. I found...

Our 08 ford outlaw started doing that.. I found a bad connection on the wiper motor plug in...

Bob
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-05-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 714
Posted By hedhunter9
We live 5 miles from Elkhart and travel to...

We live 5 miles from Elkhart and travel to Northern Illinois and Wisconsin a lot..
Do NOT take 30 ! Horrible route... Bring 80 across, but We dont stay on 80. We jump from 80/94 and stay on 94 when...
Forum: Damon 10-05-2021, 09:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 492
Posted By hedhunter9
I bought a pair of verts last year at Lazy Days...

I bought a pair of verts last year at Lazy Days in Elkhart. They had them in champagne color, so i had to paint them white to match my 08 Outlaw. The parts were the same for many years...

Bob
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-23-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 904
Posted By hedhunter9
You can do a reset on it and turn off the warning...

You can do a reset on it and turn off the warning lights and beeping by pushing all 4 buttons at the same time. Up/Down Left/Right.

I have to do it to my Lippert Jacks now and then. Ours is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-21-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 14,294
Posted By hedhunter9
Having had a Right Front tire Blow out as we...

Having had a Right Front tire Blow out as we crossed from Florida into Ga. on a bridge with out cruise control on, I can say, I did NOT do the step on the gas even momentarily. We were doing about...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-10-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,706
Posted By hedhunter9
Here is more info. ...

Here is more info.
https://wheelzine.com/things-you-need-to-know-about-cupping-in-tires
Bob
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-10-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,706
Posted By hedhunter9
as far as is it dangerous.. Any tire with that...

as far as is it dangerous.. Any tire with that much wear is not keeping all the tire on the road..
I forgot to mention, an underinflated tire will exacerbate the issue and cause quicker wear.
...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-10-2021, 12:53 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 12,706
Posted By hedhunter9
Normally Cupped tires like that are caused by...

Normally Cupped tires like that are caused by worn suspension parts, but yours is too new I would think... Bad shocks.... is a cause... Almost looks like too much camber as well. If only that...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-06-2021, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,088
Posted By hedhunter9
Our 08 Outlaw slider out started jerking.. It...

Our 08 Outlaw slider out started jerking..
It was the topper rubbing the slide out.
The arms had got worn enough that it allowed the topper to
run the body. I ended up doing some mods to the arms...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-22-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 997
Posted By hedhunter9
1st Motorhome...1976 Bob

1st Motorhome...1976

Bob
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-21-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By hedhunter9
If you think they have the suspension dialed on...

If you think they have the suspension dialed on these MH's, Sorry, you are wayyy off Base... They suck horribly.. They use the same settings on so many different models with WAYYYY different layouts...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-18-2021, 08:46 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By hedhunter9
I did the quad shocks on our 08 Outlaw toyhauler...

I did the quad shocks on our 08 Outlaw toyhauler several years ago. The outlaw is very tall and in stock trim the top sways side to side a lot. I added a heavier sway bar on front and a 2nd sway...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-30-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By hedhunter9
I did all the brakes on our 2008 Outlaw 2 years...

I did all the brakes on our 2008 Outlaw 2 years ago at 75,000 miles.
The old pads still had about 3/8ths left on them..
I never measured the new pads, but I would hazard a guess that they were...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-28-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,764
Posted By hedhunter9
Sunsets can be spectacular if in the right spots....

Sunsets can be spectacular if in the right spots.
We road our scooter down many of these trails (ore rd, Car trail, river rd)
Got knarly in some spots.. Lot of clanking and clanging going on....
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-28-2021, 09:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,764
Posted By hedhunter9
Some of the trinkets we saw.. They were in...

Some of the trinkets we saw.. They were in multiple spots thru out the park.. Of course the wife had to keep buying different ones... And the guys crossed the river back and forth thruout the day....
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-28-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,764
Posted By hedhunter9
We were just at Big Bend Nat. Park in Jan. We...

We were just at Big Bend Nat. Park in Jan. We stayed at the Village for over week. With our pass it was $8 a night. (no hookups.. Water available and dump available) You have to reserve, but we...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-11-2021, 07:16 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,017
Posted By hedhunter9
We blew our Right Front steer tire a week ago...

We blew our Right Front steer tire a week ago just as we were crossing the bridge from Florida into Georgia.
We had picked up a vibration earlier and I stopped and looked at both tires, but as...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-24-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By hedhunter9
We are headed to Big Bend in January as well....

We are headed to Big Bend in January as well. Heading there after a couple weeks at North Padre Island. We also are stopping off west of San Antonio at a friends ranch.. We were gonna head on out to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-03-2020, 10:20 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,721
Posted By hedhunter9
I will add our use of the Buddy heater.. Have...

I will add our use of the Buddy heater.. Have used one for years... With the hose set up. If we dont crack a window, we do get moisture build up. I only have to crack a window a quarter inch up...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-01-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,570
Posted By hedhunter9
Having used both types.. I say 1500 watts is 1500...

Having used both types.. I say 1500 watts is 1500 watts.... Makes no difference. The oil filled radiator is quieter. Takes longer to put out heat.
We ended up just staying with the little ceramic...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-13-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 12,980
Posted By hedhunter9
Back in 1979, we were driving our 24 foot class C...

Back in 1979, we were driving our 24 foot class C towing a 12 foot enclosed motorcycle trailer, coming home from the races. It was about 2am on a country road about 10 miles from home.
A state...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-31-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,138
Posted By hedhunter9
Here is where we parked in the BLM land. (not...

Here is where we parked in the BLM land. (not set up yet.) cant find our trip pictures. PC is acting up..
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-31-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,138
Posted By hedhunter9
We went last year for the first time... There is...

We went last year for the first time... There is something for everyone..
We dry camped out in the BLM land just east of the town.. You could drive for miles in any direction and see RVs parked out...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-29-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 773
Posted By hedhunter9
After tearing down the slide out topper, I found...

After tearing down the slide out topper, I found 2 things.
The roller end caps were worn out and allowing the topper to move
The hex shaped arms the the hex shaped rods they slide onto were
worn...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By hedhunter9
If you go to ebay, you can find it under RV...

If you go to ebay, you can find it under RV camper Dometic slide out topper awning mounting bracket. It looks like it dont have the roller caps or the arms and is only 85 bucks.. just the hex tubes...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By hedhunter9
I just went thru the same problem you are having....

I just went thru the same problem you are having. Our 2008 Outlaw slideout starting sticking about 3/4 of the way out.. The wife complained that it was jerking the last 2-3 times she had put it...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 10-26-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,187
Posted By hedhunter9
Workers here, if test positive stay off work till...

Workers here, if test positive stay off work till they get 2 negative test results.
Bob
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-25-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,198
Posted By hedhunter9
Our 2008 Outlaw had horrible lighting.......

Our 2008 Outlaw had horrible lighting.... Adjusted them and it only marginally helped.... I added a set of LED spot lights to aid in lighting the road without blinding oncoming drivers.
We went...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-18-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,000
Posted By hedhunter9
Our experience with PPL in Houston was not what I...

Our experience with PPL in Houston was not what I call a good one.
3 years ago we were searching for a Outlaw Toyhauler MH. We found several in Texas and one in LA.
The one at PPL was nicer...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-16-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 19,325
Posted By hedhunter9
We race MotoCross and at the races each week we...

We race MotoCross and at the races each week we see dozens of these in use. Several of my racing buddys have purchased these. Quiet, powerful and easy start...
Honda is suing them over...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-15-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 773
Posted By hedhunter9
Still the same as it has been for the past 11...

Still the same as it has been for the past 11 years..
The topper is centered.. Looks square...
there is wear in each end of the roller which allows some slop..
and might be why it is touching the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 773
Posted By hedhunter9
Slide out awning sticking

We are having a problem with our 2008 Outlaw Slide out.
When going to put the slide out, out, it will go part way then stops.
I found the spring loaded awning covering the slide out is sticking....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-17-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,833
Posted By hedhunter9
PS.. Those Marine batteries suck ! They are...

PS..
Those Marine batteries suck !
They are NOT deep cycle batteries, and can not be taken down as far
as a deep cycle battery.....
And they do not last very long. (short life)
I and many others...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-17-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,833
Posted By hedhunter9
IF you have anything pulling a load on the...

IF you have anything pulling a load on the batteries when testing your voltage will read lower... To check battery voltage/charge, pull a cable off. let the battery set for 10-15 minutes and then...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 08-10-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By hedhunter9
Garmins Basecamp discontinued ?? Bob

Garmins Basecamp discontinued ??
Bob
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-10-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 898
Posted By hedhunter9
We boondocked a bunch last winter in South and...

We boondocked a bunch last winter in South and west Texas.
Did a couple weeks on North Padre Island..
A couple weeks at Big Bend Nat. Park.
A few weeks in the Hill country of Texas..

All...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-09-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By hedhunter9
Sorry, I was wrong on the sizes on ours.. they...

Sorry, I was wrong on the sizes on ours.. they were 255/70/22.5 Daytons..

Bob
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-08-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By hedhunter9
Got Daytons (made by Firestone/Bridgestone) from...

Got Daytons (made by Firestone/Bridgestone) from our local Firestone Dealer. He matched the internet prices I found.. 235/80/22.5 $235 per tire. And I can travel across the US and find Dealers in...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-21-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By hedhunter9
New Style RV

New RV being tested around Elkhart..

Bob
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 07-21-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,056
Posted By hedhunter9
We have traveled 3 times in the past 6 weeks in...

We have traveled 3 times in the past 6 weeks in over 6 states. We never had an issue anywhere as there are many people traveling again. Gas stations, restaurants, etc..
We race AHRMA Nationals and...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-13-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2,744
Views: 680,990
Posted By hedhunter9
I had those mounts break on my 2008 Outlaw aw...

I had those mounts break on my 2008 Outlaw aw well. Didnt break all the way off, but had cracked all the way thru on one side... I welded it all up myself and has been holding so far....
I also...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-02-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,192
Posted By hedhunter9
We just got back yesterday from Races in Ga. (To...

We just got back yesterday from Races in Ga. (To Indiana)We traveled in the daytime only and stayed at a Rest area away from any city with other MH's.
When we needed gas we stopped at at Pilot...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 05-14-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By hedhunter9
What about the neighbors dog that barks nonstop...

What about the neighbors dog that barks nonstop ?/ :sad:
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-14-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By hedhunter9
I changed out our brakes (original) on our 2008...

I changed out our brakes (original) on our 2008 Outlaw (F53 Chassis) at 70,000 miles and they still had about 35% pad left. But I dont like running them any thinner than that.. Plus the pad material...
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