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Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-30-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By Berlin Kid
I run the generator with a load on and drive the...

I run the generator with a load on and drive the motor home around the storage lot for three miles. This warms the engine, rotates the moving parts, and flexes the tires. I do this every thirty days.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 09-22-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Berlin Kid
Don't know the model number. It is a Magnum. Had...

Don't know the model number. It is a Magnum. Had it done at the factory service center.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 09-21-2021, 08:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Berlin Kid
2018 Aria...had same problem. Replaced Modified...

2018 Aria...had same problem. Replaced Modified Sine Wave Inverter with a Full Sine Wave Inverter. No more problems.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-24-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,738
Posted By Berlin Kid
Visit www.RvPricingandAppraisals.com. They have a...

Visit www.RvPricingandAppraisals.com. They have a Facebook page but the link will take you to their webpage Might be a good way to get an independent appraisal.

Good Luck
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-24-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By Berlin Kid
Friend of mine had the serpentine belt fail and...

Friend of mine had the serpentine belt fail and that also ripped the wires to the electric fan. Yes, radiator had to be removed. If it is the serpentine belt, you may want to replace the idler...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 02-27-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By Berlin Kid
There have been two recall notices regarding the...

There have been two recall notices regarding the windshield wipers. You might contact Thor with you VIN and see if the recall has been done.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-18-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,293
Posted By Berlin Kid
Drop down a gear to keep your engine rpm up.

Drop down a gear to keep your engine rpm up.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 08-24-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,596
Posted By Berlin Kid
Cost of tire rotation, balance, & align

Alignment was $200 at the Freightliner Factory Service in Gaffney, SC
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-20-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,147
Posted By Berlin Kid
Review the scheduled maintenance list in your...

Review the scheduled maintenance list in your manual for the recommended items and schedule. Look at the generator filter. It ships with a larger filter than the replacement. That will give you an...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-07-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By Berlin Kid
Check the water heater bypass valve.

Check the water heater bypass valve.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 03-22-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,821
Posted By Berlin Kid
Yes, yes, & yes. It is a pain to set up. The...

Yes, yes, & yes. It is a pain to set up. The manual is your friend.
As far as the sewer hose, connect the ends together to prevent drippage. Check the threads in this forum as some have done what...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-16-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,144
Posted By Berlin Kid
Unfortunately you are correct. Maybe you can run...

Unfortunately you are correct. Maybe you can run a Windows emulator on your MAC.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-15-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,144
Posted By Berlin Kid
Good eye! It is the AVM72NAVLH.

Good eye! It is the AVM72NAVLH.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 03-15-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,752
Posted By Berlin Kid
My service was $600 labor (@$125/hr); $391 for...

My service was $600 labor (@$125/hr); $391 for the parts, etc.

Join FCOC (Freightliner Chassis Owners Club). You receive a 5% discount.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-14-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,144
Posted By Berlin Kid
Axxera AVM72NAVLH.

My GPS displays 50 MPH as the posted speed and also displays the actual speed. I checked with mito-oem.com and was informed that THOR has the MAX SPEED set to 50 MPH. I bored down into the settings...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 03-14-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,752
Posted By Berlin Kid
I have always had my yearly service done at the...

I have always had my yearly service done at the Freightliner Factory Service Center in Gaffney, SC. Took the Camp Freightliner course the first year.

I just had my 24 month service done according...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 02-23-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By Berlin Kid
I had a 2014 33.1. Yes, it can be a PITA. I found...

I had a 2014 33.1. Yes, it can be a PITA. I found that if I held the nozzle handle horizontal it would fill and not click OFF. I never used the hold open feature on the pump nozzle and listened for...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-17-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By Berlin Kid
I had a leak at the shower. Turned out to be...

I had a leak at the shower. Turned out to be where the water lines connect to the shower valve. Thor replaced the valve as the connection at the back of the valve had not been cut properly and had a...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 12-24-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By Berlin Kid
You canít change the paper element, you switch...

You canít change the paper element, you switch the assembly. Should be done every two years. About $180 for the filter.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 12-23-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,029
Posted By Berlin Kid
Thanks! I considered having my tank lowered but...

Thanks! I considered having my tank lowered but this keeps it higher. How did you trim the opening?
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-23-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,840
Posted By Berlin Kid
My Axxera worked but when I took it out of...

My Axxera worked but when I took it out of storage it was dead. Thor tech found that the power connection on the back of the radio was loose. My Aria has a flat panel above the radio which lifts off...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-03-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By Berlin Kid
I had a 2014 Palazzo 33.1 and the light cover was...

I had a 2014 Palazzo 33.1 and the light cover was a twist lock.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 11-01-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By Berlin Kid
Six tires.

Six tires.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 10-21-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By Berlin Kid
I believe headlights are on a circuit breaker.

I believe headlights are on a circuit breaker.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-14-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Berlin Kid
She could but there is absolutely no reason why...

She could but there is absolutely no reason why the filler is mounted so high that you can't get to it. Even getting the filler tube from a container would be very difficult. My Palazzo was a PITA...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-14-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Berlin Kid
I donít have ready access to the RV but Iím...

I donít have ready access to the RV but Iím wondering if the def tank can be lowered so that I can get the pump nozzle in. Lifting a 2.5 gallon can of def isnít possible as I lost use of the long...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 09-12-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Berlin Kid
There is a recall on the wipers. Call Thor...

There is a recall on the wipers. Call Thor Customer Service and see what they recommend about getting it fixed.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-10-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,376
Posted By Berlin Kid
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Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 09-03-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By Berlin Kid
Turn the store switch to OFF for 15 to 30 seconds...

Turn the store switch to OFF for 15 to 30 seconds to reboot the system.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-31-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Berlin Kid
Aria DEF Tank

I just got a 2018 ARIA 3601. Tried to fill the DEF tank using the pump at a Pilot station. Couldn't get the nozzle in the tank and finally gave up. The inlet is too high in the compartment to get the...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-29-2018, 05:34 AM
Replies: 482
Views: 276,134
Posted By Berlin Kid
No longer a Palazzo 33.1 owner. Now a 2018 Aria...

No longer a Palazzo 33.1 owner. Now a 2018 Aria 3601.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-17-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By Berlin Kid
The nuts to take off the wheel cover have...

The nuts to take off the wheel cover have rectangular indentations on two sides. The tool is pretty light weight and if they used a impact wrench you may not be able to loosen them. The flats on the...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-13-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 983
Posted By Berlin Kid
There is a magnet on the screen door that...

There is a magnet on the screen door that activates the switch on the door frame.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-05-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,234
Posted By Berlin Kid
Nothing was done to the interior trims. It's just...

Nothing was done to the interior trims. It's just like replacing a car's windshield.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-04-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,234
Posted By Berlin Kid
I am on my third windshield and I have...

I am on my third windshield and I have Progressive Insurance with full coverage. Great service by Progressive. Guardian Glass handles the repair. The extra cost for windshield coverage is a deal.
...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-30-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,366
Posted By Berlin Kid
The screws are loose.

The screws are loose.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-13-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,934
Posted By Berlin Kid
That is good news. I forgot that they went with...

That is good news. I forgot that they went with the Vride.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-13-2018, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By Berlin Kid
The round container with two hoses is the power...

The round container with two hoses is the power steering fluid reservoir. The coolant is on top of the radiator.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-09-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,934
Posted By Berlin Kid
Yes, they have to cut the welds and reweld. Can...

Yes, they have to cut the welds and reweld. Can be expensive. BTW, I just had the Gaffney Factory Service Center do an alignment...$200. Had the rear axle checked within my first year of ownership....
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-09-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,251
Posted By Berlin Kid
I have mine set for 12.2 v, which is basically...

I have mine set for 12.2 v, which is basically 50% state of charge. In the AGS setting, find where it is set for RV and change to other. On the RV setting, if you manually start the generator the AGS...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-08-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,934
Posted By Berlin Kid
^^^^^ what Gary said.

^^^^^ what Gary said.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-06-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,995
Posted By Berlin Kid
$3700

$3700
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-23-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By Berlin Kid
As an update, Pat used the 12 mo/15,000 mile...

As an update, Pat used the 12 mo/15,000 mile checklist and added coolant change.

Mount and balance the two new tires $150.

Alignment was $200.

Pat Childers is retiring the end of September....
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-20-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By Berlin Kid
We are three Palazzo owners amid a bunch of...

We are three Palazzo owners amid a bunch of Newmars & Phaetons. Gene from Napa CA is in the middle. He may be joining the Thor Diesel Club.

Good time at our mini rally.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-16-2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By Berlin Kid
Had my service done. Had them check front tires...

Had my service done. Had them check front tires as I was feeling a vibration. Tech recommended that I replace the front tires as they were wearing wonky. Ordered two new Michelins through FMCA...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-16-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By Berlin Kid
MisterT summed it up very well. There are six...

MisterT summed it up very well. There are six service bays and twenty marked spaces with electric hookup. There are about eleven coaches (not including me) here for service. They have a dump station...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-15-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By Berlin Kid
Yep. Got on their website and all service...

Yep. Got on their website and all service intervals are listed. At Freightliner in Gaffney, SC to get my yearly service.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-09-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,718
Posted By Berlin Kid
What a poor experience you're having. I note that...

What a poor experience you're having. I note that you are in Utah but if you can I would suggest that you go to the factory service center in Wakarusa, IN. The techs there will fix everything and...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-07-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,594
Posted By Berlin Kid
Freightliner says to change every two years.

Freightliner says to change every two years.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 04-07-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,568
Posted By Berlin Kid
Check your Magnum panel. Is the Charger ON or...

Check your Magnum panel. Is the Charger ON or OFF? Happened to me.
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