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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-01-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks 007. After I got the panels loose and can...

Thanks 007. After I got the panels loose and can see in, I can tell everything forward of the joint is dry. I can also tell what I took for a drip pan is the lower aluminum extrusion for the wall...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-30-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
Heavy rain today. I went back to removing the...

Heavy rain today. I went back to removing the panel. There was not a screw in that lower front corner. I learned the upholstered panel on the plastic panel is attached with Velcro. There are 3...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
I see what your issues were. Everything we change...

I see what your issues were. Everything we change affects something else. The VP is very thin. I will actually lower the floor height, so should not be a problem. Thanks.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
Outside pictures

Outside pictures
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
I began to remove the plastic panel. I think...

I began to remove the plastic panel. I think there is one more screw in the front at the bottom. It seems to be covered by the carpeted plywood foot rest. The carpet was wrapped around the plywood...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks for the responses! No electric window,...

Thanks for the responses! No electric window, but I will pull the panel and see what I find..
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
pictures..

I thought I attached these..
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By Mixmanbob
2003 Scottsdale floor rot

We have removed the carpet / tile in order to put down Allure flooring. I found a wet spot in front of the front slide, behind the driver's seat. I was able to dig out a hole the size if my hand. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
allure

Tom , I have thought a lot about your post. My floor was basically level with the carpet. After removal of carpet the edge of the slide is maybe 3/8" higher than the floor surface will be. I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-25-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
Allure

Pictures:
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-25-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
allure

We went ahead and put the grip strip on the slide. We have now removed all carpet and tile. Does Newmar pay the installers by the staple? Lol. I want to run the VP up into the Drivers area. I am...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-09-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,279
Posted By Mixmanbob
Falcon 2 Rebuild

Has anyone rebuilt thier Falcon 2 using the rebuild kit? How difficult? Thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-14-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks everyone for your responses. The Pictures...

Thanks everyone for your responses. The Pictures are great. I was thinking about removing the front seats and laying the Allure Grip Strip under them. I get the idea that pinning it down is not a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-13-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,580
Posted By Mixmanbob
allure plank flooring

I am considering replacing my carpet in our 03 Scottsdale with allure Resilent Grip Strip Plank from Home Depot. I read the instruction guide today. It states the flooring needs to be in a constant...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-14-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks for the response. I will try that. We...

Thanks for the response. I will try that. We traveled from WA to AZ after I made this post. If I use it daily, usually to make coffee in the morning, it starts well after being primed. We have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-12-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
I am still working on this. No luck yet. I did...

I am still working on this. No luck yet. I did get it to start once. It ran for about 10 minutes. I shut it down and it would not restart. I decided to change the oil today. I removed the cap...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-08-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
I treated the fuel when parked. Coach engine...

I treated the fuel when parked. Coach engine runs OK. Thanks for the thought.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-08-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
It came to me in the middle of the night! I...

It came to me in the middle of the night! I tried that today, no luck. I am going to download the manual tonight and study. Thanks again!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-07-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
I was trying to start at the gen. What is the...

I was trying to start at the gen. What is the Chock? I cleaned the ground about 6 months ago. Thanks for your response.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-07-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,446
Posted By Mixmanbob
6500W Generac won't start

We have a 03 Scottsdale. The Generac generator has been out twice in 2.5 years. Bad seals, tune up & oil seal. It always starts hard after setting for a week or more. I used it about a month ago...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-20-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,300
Posted By Mixmanbob
Just a FYI: Guaranty rv in Junction City, Or has...

Just a FYI: Guaranty rv in Junction City, Or has a new 2702 on the lot for $84,999.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-15-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,300
Posted By Mixmanbob
We bought a used Newmar gas coach knowing nothing...

We bought a used Newmar gas coach knowing nothing about Newmar. At 2.5 years we love it. One big mistake we made was buying a coach without any documentation of service. We have spent many $...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-27-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,840
Posted By Mixmanbob
I can see my FW tank from both sides inside...

I can see my FW tank from both sides inside compartments. I have a FW drain on each side very visible. I keep the MH level. Last week I raised the front to do some maintenance and got about...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-24-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,354
Posted By Mixmanbob
I have a similar noise. The tensioner is on the...

I have a similar noise. The tensioner is on the bottom of the engine. I crawled under and hit it with belt dressing, the noise quit. I ordered a tensioner and a idler pulley. I got them today but...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-18-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,359
Posted By Mixmanbob
As Rocky Larson said, Omey' s is a great site. ...

As Rocky Larson said, Omey' s is a great site. He has picture of the fuel filter & even tells you what size wrenches to use. I just did mine. EASY.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-18-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,182
Posted By Mixmanbob
I lost a nut cover. I found one @ Guaranty RV' s...

I lost a nut cover. I found one @ Guaranty RV' s online store.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-10-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,240
Posted By Mixmanbob
2005 Dakota, how to disable steering wheel lock

Can anyone tell me how to disable steering wheel lock? I would like to tow without a key in the ignition. TIA
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-09-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,061
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks everyone. It turned out to be an ignition...

Thanks everyone. It turned out to be an ignition switch problem. It is in the shop getting new switch.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-02-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,738
Posted By Mixmanbob
Smile :dance:The Cool Pack is the rubber "curtain"...

:dance:The Cool Pack is the rubber "curtain" under the hood that goes across the top above the radiator & the seal between the shroud and the radiator. The intent is to force as much air as possible...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-01-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,061
Posted By Mixmanbob
I have the dash covers off the drivers side. If...

I have the dash covers off the drivers side. If I move the tilt wheel or wiggle the harness I can make everything go on and off. Can anyone tell me how to remove the clamshell? I see two holes on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-13-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,884
Posted By Mixmanbob
I have a 2003 Scottsdale 3456 with the IOTA. ...

I have a 2003 Scottsdale 3456 with the IOTA. Having read some of these issues last spring I opened the box ( unplugged!) And was able to tighten all connections by 1/2 to 1 full turn. The same was...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-13-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,738
Posted By Mixmanbob
Now I understand! I replaced the fan shroud,...

Now I understand! I replaced the fan shroud, repaired/ replaced the cool pack. The fans seldom come on now and are much quieter. I have been worried about this until I read this post. Thanks!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-13-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,350
Posted By Mixmanbob
How difficult are the tensioner & idler pulley to...

How difficult are the tensioner & idler pulley to change? Any pitfalls to watch out for?
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-10-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,061
Posted By Mixmanbob
No Sun roof. We are in a wet climate, western...

No Sun roof. We are in a wet climate, western Washington. This truck sits a lot outside and is not used a lot unless we take it behind the MH. I thought I would inspect and clean grounds. ...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-10-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,061
Posted By Mixmanbob
2005 Dodge Dakota electrical problems

We are experiencing problems with our toad. When 1st started all is well. When we start to drive we loose all gauges, displays, cruise, etc. It runs fine, has lights and dash lights. All gauges...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-06-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,952
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks to all. Our son is going down from...

Thanks to all. Our son is going down from Phoenix and do some drive throughs for us. We are thinking about starting in one of the more reasonable parks and, look around for the future. Thanks...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-01-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,952
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks for your responses. I will look further. ...

Thanks for your responses. I will look further. We are trying to stay close to Phoenix. We have family there, kids & grandchildren.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-01-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,952
Posted By Mixmanbob
Casa Grande?

We are planning a 3 month stay in AZ starting Feb 2015. We are looking at Leisure Valley RV Resort in Casa Grande. Has anyone stayed here? Comments? Thanks!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-27-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,083
Posted By Mixmanbob
I finally found the right one for, my 19.5 covers...

I finally found the right one for, my 19.5 covers at Guaranty RV in Junction City, Ore.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-16-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 588
Posted By Mixmanbob
2015 Cougar 25RKWE

My Nephew is about to pull the trigger on this. $25999, including WD HITCH and sway bar. Good trailer? Good price? Thanks!
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-30-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,000
Posted By Mixmanbob
Dometic freezer door panel loose

The door panel is loose. I took it apart. The panel looks like it has 2 spots of glue on the back, but there is no residue on the refrigerator side. The lower trim will snap up into the door, but...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-16-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,135
Posted By Mixmanbob
Ok. I got the tools. I am a little intimated...

Ok. I got the tools. I am a little intimated with all the warnings...can't find the low pressure port..am considering sending tools back and going to a shop..
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-08-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,135
Posted By Mixmanbob
Thanks for all the great advise. I looked at the...

Thanks for all the great advise. I looked at the tools online at Harbor Freight this morning and watched a couple of videos. Buying the tools seems to he a no brainer. I am recharging the MH.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-07-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,135
Posted By Mixmanbob
AC Pro

We have to re charge the truck AC system annually. I am looking at the AC Pro 100 recharge kit. Online video looks easy. Reviews are mostly good. Does anyone have experience with this product?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-30-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,083
Posted By Mixmanbob
Wheelmasters does not sell direct. They...

Wheelmasters does not sell direct. They suggested Camping World or Etrailer.COM. Thanks for your help!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-27-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,083
Posted By Mixmanbob
I don't know. I can't find a name on them...

I don't know. I can't find a name on them anywhere. I believe the ones on Newmar's site are for a Spartan chassis, which would be a 22.5. Mine are 19.5. The pictures online look like mine...
Forum: Northwest Region 06-27-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 72,517
Posted By Mixmanbob
Packwood!

Packwood!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-27-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,083
Posted By Mixmanbob
I lost one also. I found what I think is the...

I lost one also. I found what I think is the right one on Newmar's website. I sent a email with my coach number to be sure. No answer yet.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-21-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By Mixmanbob
007, thanks for the links. Valuable information!

007, thanks for the links. Valuable information!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-20-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By Mixmanbob
Good suggestion. It took off and is cooling. I...

Good suggestion. It took off and is cooling. I think I will take the cover off and see if it needs cleaning. Many Thanks.
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