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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2022, 06:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,336
Posted By djbmsu
I am "from" Michigan and if you got to January...

I am "from" Michigan and if you got to January without any freezing of lines and appliances without winterizing, throw in an extra few dollars in the church offering. Even blowing out all of the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-06-2022, 07:44 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,570
Posted By djbmsu
Having attended the Freightliner/Cummins two day...

Having attended the Freightliner/Cummins two day advanced school in South Carolina. The instructor said this repeatedly, "If you are not going to drive your coach, just staring it is not doing your...
Forum: Cummins Engines 01-02-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,829
Posted By djbmsu
You are not the first person with this issue and...

You are not the first person with this issue and Cummins knows about it. friend battled with them a year ago before they kicked in with the repairs. Seems the head water ports were far to small to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-02-2022, 07:40 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,762
Posted By djbmsu
I have owned 8 RV's and have never seen nor heard...

I have owned 8 RV's and have never seen nor heard of a smaller generator than the 5.5K. And again likely by bulk purchasing is why they are used.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-09-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,456
Posted By djbmsu
Last two Tiffins have had fireplaces as well as...

Last two Tiffins have had fireplaces as well as the heated floors. Have rarely used the AH at all for heat. Those two items will always be included in future coach's as well :thumb:
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-07-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By djbmsu
Don't ya love it when you hear that at a...

Don't ya love it when you hear that at a dealership about something that doesn't work and your told, " yeah most of those really don't work"
It's like did you recall when you bought the coach the...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-06-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 21,923
Posted By djbmsu
Are you positively sure that you put the proper...

Are you positively sure that you put the proper amount of oil in the first place ? At this point after all you have checked, this does not make sense.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By djbmsu
Not many are fans of complete covers for RV's for...

Not many are fans of complete covers for RV's for numerous reasons. The worst effect on an RV is the sun. Snow and ice melts ! Tire covers yes by all means. Lived in michigan for 50 years the only...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2021, 07:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 962
Posted By djbmsu
There are other concerns with a coach that "sits"...

There are other concerns with a coach that "sits" for over a year. Generators are to be run at least 30 minutes or longer under a load. Does your coach have Aqua Hot ? is also requires running...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,431
Posted By djbmsu
We are on our third Tiffin. From the Red to the...

We are on our third Tiffin. From the Red to the Phaeton and now the Bus. Having owned 8 RV's over the years and having toured the Holliday Rambler, Entegra and Tiffin factories I have concluded that...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 11-07-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,027
Posted By djbmsu
So very important to read everything in any...

So very important to read everything in any extended warranty who ever provides and the most important thing to remember is these warranties are written by lawyers, and Not your lawyer !
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-04-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,684
Posted By djbmsu
I would tell them , Thank you very much but...

I would tell them , Thank you very much but "Pass"
You won't be sorry I will assure you that.
They might want to give it to a homeless in Los angles. The lucky person would likely be named street...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-04-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,285
Posted By djbmsu
No matter who or where we are, if the service was...

No matter who or where we are, if the service was good we tip. If not than of course we don't
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-01-2021, 07:10 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 16,378
Posted By djbmsu
You aren't the first to make that error at their...

You aren't the first to make that error at their stations and will not be the last. Happened to me in our Diesel coach. Called cummins and they said " if it had been just 10 or 15 gallons of gas it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-01-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,751
Posted By djbmsu
I have to admit that I am carrying far more...

I have to admit that I am carrying far more scotch than in the past. :thumb:
Forum: Just Conversation 10-29-2021, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By djbmsu
:thumb:

:thumb:
Forum: Just Conversation 10-29-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,236
Posted By djbmsu
Nope, Bought Tesla at 198 :thumb:

Nope, Bought Tesla at 198 :thumb:
Forum: Just Conversation 10-29-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 72,913
Posted By djbmsu
"if you always do what you have always done, you...

"if you always do what you have always done, you will always have what you always got " :cool:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-28-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,455
Posted By djbmsu
You're all good and the forum proves to be a...

You're all good and the forum proves to be a great asset for helping solve problems.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-28-2021, 06:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,222
Posted By djbmsu
Cameras

We have both interior and exterior cameras ( Amazon) as well as a safe in the coach, well hidden. [Mod Edit]
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-28-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,692
Posted By djbmsu
Congratulations NC25T, you passed the first test...

Congratulations NC25T, you passed the first test in purchasing an RV. You recognized a BS practice and you walked. I cannot fathom anyone with an IQ higher than a raisin that would sign some contract...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-21-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,188
Posted By djbmsu
RV Garage

Our garage is 20 x 78 x 16 with an 8x20 A/C shop at the rear.
6 " slab with rerod down entire length of tire stance. Deep cuts for cracking and Epoxy finish. Installed side 32 " fan for circulation...
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 10-18-2021, 07:23 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,475
Posted By djbmsu
I noticed that your tow vehicle connection point...

I noticed that your tow vehicle connection point was lower than the height of your motorhome. They tow bar should be as level as possible so you may want to purchase a drop down connector for your...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,703
Posted By djbmsu
Crossed Newmar off

Sad to know you spent tens of Thousands of dollars to find this shoddy work. Obviously very little employee ownership in their work ethics.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-21-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 500
Posted By djbmsu
We are on our third Tiffin. First RED Velvac...

We are on our third Tiffin. First RED Velvac mirrors vibrated terrible. Thought ok just got a bad pair. We trade every 4 years and purchased a Phaeton and had the same problem, mirrors vibrated...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 08-25-2021, 07:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,959
Posted By djbmsu
Anytime an owner makes a change to their coach...

Anytime an owner makes a change to their coach They should make notes and include them with the documents in a file "Changes Owner has modified this RV" for future owners ! Pretty simple
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-22-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,338
Posted By djbmsu
Unless I am missing something or have been asleep...

Unless I am missing something or have been asleep for a long period. Every TPMS I have ever owned are ALL 12V including the repeater/signal booster. So plugging into any 120 outlet will require you...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-08-2021, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By djbmsu
Exactly, you need to scan for channels on both...

Exactly, you need to scan for channels on both Televisions not just one :D
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-08-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By djbmsu
Yes it worked: but when you turn them off than...

Yes it worked: but when you turn them off than back on they go back to full brightness YUK :nonono: :banghead:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-08-2021, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By djbmsu
You would save some time by contacting Entegra...

You would save some time by contacting Entegra they will be sure to tell you everything you will need to access and where.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-08-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By djbmsu
No local shops around where you reside that can...

No local shops around where you reside that can do the same job here in "America" ?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-08-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 9,199
Posted By djbmsu
We have used the EFS Discount Card for several...

We have used the EFS Discount Card for several years now and while prices are up, the 30 to 40 cents a gallon are a big help. I guess if you choose to purchase a Motor home you understand there are...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-06-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,628
Posted By djbmsu
Seeing the pictures was immaterial to me. If you...

Seeing the pictures was immaterial to me. If you are as mechanically inclined as you seem to be just go for it as you seem to have done. Good Job !! I would insulate the new cover and carpet it for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-22-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By djbmsu
TST System

I have had two different TPMS in over 14 years and found the TST 507 to be the most reliable. The 6 on the coach are flo through and the Jeep JL are not. While it is true that likely you will not...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-15-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,571
Posted By djbmsu
Yes, you are crazy ! It's your life, your...

Yes, you are crazy ! It's your life, your families life, those that you put in harms ways life ! The dealer that told you this should be out of business. There is no way he could inspect the back...
Forum: Electric RVs and EV Charging 02-28-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,774
Posted By djbmsu
HUH ?

Cannot fathom why I would ever want to venture into any west coast states with the current cults mentality. :nonono:
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 02-03-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By djbmsu
carpet

kmeinke, I believe you are referring to "Wade RV" not Dade located at Lazy Days, Tampa.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-31-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By djbmsu
Perhaps a call to the person you purchased the...

Perhaps a call to the person you purchased the coach from. Most previous owners are more than glad to help with questions :)
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-31-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 756
Posted By djbmsu
Looks just like an average oil filter in size :)

Looks just like an average oil filter in size :)
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-31-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By djbmsu
Perhaps a call to the person you purchased the...

Perhaps a call to the person you purchased the coach from. Most previous owners are more than glad to help with questions :)
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-26-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By djbmsu
Our first Diesel was the Allegro RED, absolutely...

Our first Diesel was the Allegro RED, absolutely the biggest bang for your buck and I have owned 8 motorhomes. Second coach was the Phaeton and likewise an awesome coach. Now on our third Tiffin a 40...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-21-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 23,457
Posted By djbmsu
We are on our third Tiffin having recently...

We are on our third Tiffin having recently purchased a 40 AH Bus. The good news is we have 3 years to see what the new acquisition brings to Tiffin before our next purchase. Hopefully this is a...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-28-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 40,391
Posted By djbmsu
I retired at age 54. Spent years saving and...

I retired at age 54. Spent years saving and investing so I could retire at an age to enjoy life, travel, and knew I could keep busy and enjoy life. Everything I possessed was paid for. Until I...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-15-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,636
Posted By djbmsu
I cannot talk about the years however I just went...

I cannot talk about the years however I just went from a Phaeton to the Bus, BIG differences. If your seeing those two at comparably the same cost, the Bus would be the winner. Remember this, You...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-15-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,008
Posted By djbmsu
Tiffin

On our third Tiffin, Red, Phaeton and now Bus. Yes there are issues but mostly minor and it helps if you are mechanically inclined to do things on your coach. I think the best thing about the Tiffin...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-29-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 991
Posted By djbmsu
Not sure where the person read that ozone ...

Not sure where the person read that ozone generators KILL everything. That is a totally untrue statement. Been installing them in schools in computer tech classrooms for years. In Business for...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-29-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 260,451
Posted By djbmsu
saving

Received my EFS card weeks ago and made the first purchase at Loves. 42 Gallons of Diesel at $1.90.7 cents Pump price was $2.49 pergallon
It is a no brainer :thumb::D
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-29-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,705
Posted By djbmsu
Ordering stuff

After reading many posts it appears that many of us are looking for things to do and are placing orders for items to keep us occupied. Good on all of you for keeping the suppliers in business. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-29-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By djbmsu
reply

Have you moved far away from the dealer that just provided you the service ? You would be better off heading back to that dealer for them to correct the problem
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-29-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By djbmsu
jacks

Yeah without much info on the brand we are just guessing. Units are 21 years old and likely need some maintenance like rebuilding or even replacing.
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