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Forum: Cummins Engines 11-06-2021, 10:08 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,347
Posted By DonDee
I lost most boost recently. In my case it (after...

I lost most boost recently. In my case it (after much head scratching) was the air supply hose to the air brake compressor. We have an old 5.9 24v and there's an outlet on the intake manifold to feed...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-12-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,249
Posted By DonDee
Chased a low boost problem. I found some small...

Chased a low boost problem. I found some small leaks and fixed with some boost improvement. Then lost boost again. The intake for the air brake compressor is an air line from the intake manifold....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-30-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,241
Posted By DonDee
45g, 11mpg. I fill by 300 just because.

45g, 11mpg. I fill by 300 just because.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-31-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 17,974
Posted By DonDee
Some can be a positive experience. 20 or so years...

Some can be a positive experience. 20 or so years ago my kids and I had spent the night along PCH in CA. in our mh. Early that foggy morning a tap on the door. A young man in cutoff shorts and no...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-14-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,644
Posted By DonDee
"In AZ you don't have to worry too much about...

"In AZ you don't have to worry too much about waterproofing."

NOT the same elev. but from Oct '17 to Oct '18 we got over 18in. at 4000 ft.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-05-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 12,607
Posted By DonDee
We travel with Spooky, our young Forest cat. She...

We travel with Spooky, our young Forest cat. She doesn't care for the movement and hangs out in her hidey spot but loves to camp. She's leash trained and loves walks anywhere.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-22-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 712
Posted By DonDee
https://duraflap.com/truck-model/rv/motorhome-rv-c...

https://duraflap.com/truck-model/rv/motorhome-rv-custom-mudflaps/
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-25-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,024
Posted By DonDee
From GM truck club . com: Oil pressure sensor...

From GM truck club . com: Oil pressure sensor loc. "It's on the back of the block just below the intake manifold. It's pretty hard to see, let alone get to. Mine went bad last year and my gauge...
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-23-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 6,434
Views: 1,016,538
Posted By DonDee
Our 3 y/o el cheapo recliners started loosing...

Our 3 y/o el cheapo recliners started loosing their upholstery recently so I picked this up for our bus. 67 in. wide, fits beautifully and very comfy. :)
Forum: Full-Timers 02-10-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,157
Posted By DonDee
72 and just passed my DL test, no glasses!

72 and just passed my DL test, no glasses!
Forum: Boondocking 01-16-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,093
Posted By DonDee
Camping with a dog, make sure you know what...

Camping with a dog, make sure you know what cholla is and what a danger it can be to them. Have fun, take pics.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-30-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By DonDee
From the Demco website: "Shift loaded car into...

From the Demco website: "Shift loaded car into “park” and lock steering wheel with front tires in a straight position. If the car does not have a locking steering column the steering wheel must be...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 11-21-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,819
Posted By DonDee
Ms. Spooky's outdoor cage, goes out and back at...

Ms. Spooky's outdoor cage, goes out and back at will, she loves it. She rides in the bus under the bed in a cozy spot I built for her. Her toilet is In the shower.
She's leash trained and I've never...
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-20-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,287
Posted By DonDee
50 mi. shakedown and no codes. Thursday is road...

50 mi. shakedown and no codes. Thursday is road trip and the real test.

I was told it could be:

1 Sensor
2 Wiring
3 ECM
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-17-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,073
Posted By DonDee
Built our skoolie for all of us ...

Built our skoolie for all of us

https://i.imgur.com/eLiKuPp.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/N20yK5D.jpg
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-10-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,831
Posted By DonDee
Had a 12v/120v compressor fridge in my van...

Had a 12v/120v compressor fridge in my van conversion built in 1966. Worked well but was a battery killer if parked more than overnight. One battery BTW.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-24-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 137,938
Posted By DonDee
NOT the usual view but I wanted to make others...

NOT the usual view but I wanted to make others aware and to use care when pulling out onto the roadway. Look, look again, pull out when clear not in front of our bus doing the speed limit. Please be...
Forum: Cummins Engines 10-24-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,287
Posted By DonDee
I replaced the sensor, road test soon.

I replaced the sensor, road test soon.
Forum: Cummins Engines 10-22-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,287
Posted By DonDee
Will ask C on Monday.

Will ask C on Monday.
Forum: Cummins Engines 10-21-2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,287
Posted By DonDee
2000 5.9 Question.

I'm still getting an occasional SES. The engine de-rates as long as the SES is present. The code per. Scangauge is : "ID: 190 - Engine Speed (RPM)
FM: 2 - Data erratic, intermittent, or incorrect". ...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-28-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 855
Posted By DonDee
I need a safe space.... ;-)

I need a safe space.... ;-)
Forum: Full-Timers 09-27-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,554
Posted By DonDee
When I worked I always used an enrolled agent.

When I worked I always used an enrolled agent.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-24-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 976
Posted By DonDee
Got this through ebay, been flawless with our...

Got this through ebay, been flawless with our 200cc maxi.



Sport Bike Motorcycle Carrier Truck Pick Up Hauler Hitch Rack Trailer Cargo Ramp
( 172114738919 ) Our avatar shows it in use.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-20-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,463
Posted By DonDee
"Do you smoke"? Dunno, I never...

"Do you smoke"?


Dunno, I never looked.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-11-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,769
Posted By DonDee
I have one of these available, free to iRV2...

I have one of these available, free to iRV2 members in 86333. Perfect, used condition. Come get it. :thumb:
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,392
Posted By DonDee
hubcap king | eBay Stores...

hubcap king | eBay Stores (https://stores.ebay.com/hubcapking/)
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-08-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 29,681
Posted By DonDee
Thank you for sharing..So happy you made it! ...

Thank you for sharing..So happy you made it!

I too am sorry about your cat.
Forum: Cummins Engines 08-08-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,480
Posted By DonDee
Sodium silicate, used in Blue Devil and Steel...

Sodium silicate, used in Blue Devil and Steel Seal etc. I used SS in a GAS engine and it held for over a year. You can get sodium silicate at a drug store, you just need to figure out how much to...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-20-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,918
Posted By DonDee
https://www.manualslib.com/manual/714097/Demco-Kar...

https://www.manualslib.com/manual/714097/Demco-Kar-Kaddy-Ss-Kk460ss.html
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-11-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,415
Posted By DonDee
I took mine to a little mom and pop parts store...

I took mine to a little mom and pop parts store and exchanged for a rebuilt, wasn't very expensive.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-08-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,568
Posted By DonDee
Our ISB has 202xxx and runs very well with no oil...

Our ISB has 202xxx and runs very well with no oil use.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-16-2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,088
Posted By DonDee
"CO is slightly lighter than air. However,...

"CO is slightly lighter than air. However, studies have shown no significant difference in measurements based on what height CO detectors are mounted. Different manufacturers recommend different...
Forum: Just Conversation 06-15-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,495
Posted By DonDee
With you Joe.

With you Joe.
Forum: Cummins Engines 04-22-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,823
Posted By DonDee
Call/email Linear Logic. FM 04 is low voltage....

Call/email Linear Logic. FM 04 is low voltage. CNT 127 is the count. Don't know what 627 is.
Forum: Cummins Engines 04-21-2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,037
Posted By DonDee
FWIW I was having codes and power loss several...

FWIW I was having codes and power loss several times per trip..Once or twice per day. (2000 5.9 Cummins) I checked the multi pin round plug that connects the engine to the chassis and found the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-10-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,592
Posted By DonDee
State of California Debt Clock...

State of California Debt Clock (https://www.usdebtclock.org/state-debt-clocks/state-of-california-debt-clock.html)
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-23-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6,434
Views: 1,016,538
Posted By DonDee
Thank you.. It is complete, have been using it...

Thank you.. It is complete, have been using it for over 2 years. Making improvements/changes as we see the need. Camped in it over 100 nights and it's very comfy for us 2. Not a fancy rig, I cook...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-13-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 24,231
Posted By DonDee
Yep. That's correct.

Yep. That's correct.
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-02-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6,434
Views: 1,016,538
Posted By DonDee
Pulled the old doors and installed an RV door on...

Pulled the old doors and installed an RV door on our Skoolie. Very quiet ride now.

https://www.irv2.com/attachments/photobucket/img_3483452_0_5755759c9c4b4fb795580bd98d86fe21.jpg...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-27-2017, 07:43 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,521
Posted By DonDee
Spring Valley is 3980', I've lived here for 10...

Spring Valley is 3980', I've lived here for 10 years and love it. maybe you have Green Valley in mind? I don't know. But yes, it is a 1-1/2 hr drive to Scottsdale.
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 02-27-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By DonDee
Spooky's litter box sits in the shower. ...

Spooky's litter box sits in the shower.

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f84/window-cat-cage-327981.html#post3470603
Forum: Truck Conversions 02-26-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,638
Posted By DonDee
Several hard brake applications each travel day...

Several hard brake applications each travel day is good advice, be sure to release the parking brake before doing this.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 02-22-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,465
Posted By DonDee
We have a very similar setup on our Skoolie for...

We have a very similar setup on our Skoolie for Spooky the wonder cat. She's a young Norwegian Forest Cat and loves the outdoors, she's good on a leash also.
...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-15-2017, 04:55 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,521
Posted By DonDee
FWIW. At 4000 feet in AZ we get about 10 days...

FWIW. At 4000 feet in AZ we get about 10 days over 100 in the summer but it cools nicely at night. Over 100 for us means 101-102ish, I've seen one 107 and that lasted a few hours only.
Winter means...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-03-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,093
Posted By DonDee
If it gets cold in the RV, turn it off for sure...

If it gets cold in the RV, turn it off for sure and open those doors. At very low temps the oil in the compressor isn't happy and unit will cool poorly anyhow.

My home never gets under 40 while...
Forum: Just Conversation 01-21-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 26,924
Posted By DonDee
RV= 2Kool4Skool. DW= SWAMBO. Cat= Spooky. ...

RV= 2Kool4Skool.
DW= SWAMBO.
Cat= Spooky.
Toad1= Neona. (Dodge Neon)
Toad2= April. (Aprilia scooter)
Toad3= Suzi. (Geo Tracker)
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-08-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,288
Posted By DonDee
Does your thermostat have an anticipator? An...

Does your thermostat have an anticipator? An adjustment may solve your issue.
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-29-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,285
Posted By DonDee
Our Skoolie engine uses an elec. fan clutch and...

Our Skoolie engine uses an elec. fan clutch and requires a 74 5/8 belt.
$50 at NAPA, 12 at VBeltGuys.
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-29-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 20,010
Posted By DonDee
201,xxx. No oil between yearly changes.

201,xxx. No oil between yearly changes.
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-27-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,197
Posted By DonDee
Just returned from a 250 mile trip and NO codes! ...

Just returned from a 250 mile trip and NO codes!

Thanks to all.
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