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Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-18-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By bruce91
One thing i always do when the coach will be in...

One thing i always do when the coach will be in storage for a month or so is to fill both black and grey tanks up. Anything that will stick to the tank sides will not dry up and mess with the sensors.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-17-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By bruce91
Soon after we got our new to us coach i noticed...

Soon after we got our new to us coach i noticed the front of the driver side slide graphics were off by 1/4" or so. The previous owner had a leak due to a poor top seal not touching the roof of the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,820
Posted By bruce91
Last month i had my second one piece windshield...

Last month i had my second one piece windshield replaced due to stone crack.

What i did each time was asked my local rv dealer (giant recreation world in Ormond beach) who they used. The first one...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-06-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By bruce91
Got back from a month long trip and started at...

Got back from a month long trip and started at the wheel removal attempt again. I put the puller on it .... again, some PB blaster on it and tapping it several times, Nothing. I left the puller on...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-01-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By bruce91
Aero cosmetics wash wax all is what i have been...

Aero cosmetics wash wax all is what i have been using for several years, GREAT PRODUCT!!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-01-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By bruce91
Dawn liquid will remove wax.

Dawn liquid will remove wax.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-01-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By bruce91
With all my propane appliances if they have not...

With all my propane appliances if they have not been used for several months the propane dissipates. I will light the stove top which takes a minute or so. With the frig and hot water heater after a...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-22-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,609
Posted By bruce91
This is exactly what i use. I buy mobil 1 at...

This is exactly what i use.

I buy mobil 1 at walmart and transfer to quart bottle as i fill. One thing with the flotool is it isn't a secure fit with the mobil 1 bottle until i removed the rubber...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-19-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By bruce91
Coach had the handle but not lighted. I bought...

Coach had the handle but not lighted. I bought THIS ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-14-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,903
Posted By bruce91
When we were test driving our current coach which...

When we were test driving our current coach which was used and 7 years old the tech asked me if i turned the generator off. NOPE. Whenever it ran it would stop shortly after. They changed the carb...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-07-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 630
Posted By bruce91
I replaced all 3 of my slide toppers a few years...

I replaced all 3 of my slide toppers a few years ago with stone vos coachgard fabric <https://stonevos.com/index.php/about-us/>. Couldn't be happier with the quality of the material and their stiching...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-07-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 630
Posted By bruce91
Looking like I'll need a new awning

Staying in Maggie Valley for the month and its been raining every day. Last night it rained heavily all night and this morning my awning was sagging and wouldn't drain off. Got a pole and pushed it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,938
Posted By bruce91
We recently finished a 4 month cross country...

We recently finished a 4 month cross country trip. Started out with only 2 reservations and i would the day before look at my route first on trip wizard for CG's and fuel along our route. Then use...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-26-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By bruce91
No big nut, T50 torx bolt that secures the wheel...

No big nut, T50 torx bolt that secures the wheel to the splined shaft
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-26-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By bruce91
F53 steering wheel removal

2008 f53 chassis.

I have to remove the steering wheel to replace the clockspring. I lost my cruise control and horn.

I removed lower cover, center cover, ignition switch and the center torx...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-31-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 592
Posted By bruce91
State Sticker map

We just purchased a state sticker map and was wondering where you mounted it.

I am thinking the side of the passenger slide out facing towards the front of the coach.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-15-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By bruce91
I saved mine and when we got our next new to us...

I saved mine and when we got our next new to us coach the dealer said the roadmaster sway bars had no additional trade in value. So i took the front off, put the original back on and used it on the...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-08-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,303
Posted By bruce91
Never used one until 2 years ago. While camped...

Never used one until 2 years ago. While camped at one place for a month my sewer hose was laying on a nice grassy section for the month and it started to detereate the outside of the hose and it was...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-05-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,649
Posted By bruce91
Always had a problem getting my magna shade up....

Always had a problem getting my magna shade up. The first magnet to connect would let go before i got others to catch. While at the FMCA rally this March the magnashade owner was a few coaches from...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-23-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,792
Posted By bruce91
X2 I recently had a 6 yo front tire blow out...

X2

I recently had a 6 yo front tire blow out while parked at an FMCA rally. Got one new tire for that and when home had 6 Toyo's installed at my storage facility by motorhometires.com. Very...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-04-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 580
Posted By bruce91
Not long ago i had one of my basement latches...

Not long ago i had one of my basement latches fail. There was a pot metal piece that failed. A call to Southco the latch manufacturer to see if only that part was available. It wasn't. I ordered a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-22-2021, 10:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 950
Posted By bruce91
Presently on a multi month trip. Left central...

Presently on a multi month trip. Left central Florida on 4/12 and am now in Bullhead city Arizona on 5/22. No problems getting a CG for 7 days at places we wanted to explore like San Antino, Tuscon...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-17-2021, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 617
Posted By bruce91
For 10+ years i used the dish tailgater with a...

For 10+ years i used the dish tailgater with a 211k receiver. Earlier this year at the FMCA my tailgater saw the end of its life.

There were several sat dealers at the show and i got the winegard...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-17-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By bruce91
I'm just over a month on the road for a cross...

I'm just over a month on the road for a cross country trip and about to leave Tuson AZ tomorrow morning heading towards Las Vegas.

I only made 2 reservations at the start of the trip from Port...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-17-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By bruce91
[QUOTE=Eez Moose;5753502]While in Tucson (or on...

[QUOTE=Eez Moose;5753502]While in Tucson (or on your way west) check out the Casagrande Ruins
https://www.nps.gov/cagr/index.htm


Yesterday we did a day trip to Nogales and went to the ruins as...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-14-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By bruce91
Cross Country Trip

We left Port Orange Florida on April 12 with only the first 2 stops reserved. We didn't have a time line to return home as we didn't know if we would like to stay in an area longer which we did more...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-13-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 670
Posted By bruce91
Not long ago i lost one front wheel cover and one...

Not long ago i lost one front wheel cover and one jam nut. I went to my local rv dealer, Giant Recreational world in Ormond Beach Florida. They needed my vin # and they were able to get it.

I'd...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-13-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,080
Posted By bruce91
$59.35 here in Florida.

$59.35 here in Florida.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-10-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By bruce91
Problem solved

I ordered 2 of the below mounting bracket receivers for the ball mount thinking i would be glueing them to my bean bag and suction mounts. They arrived moments ago and night and day better than the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-02-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,125
Posted By bruce91
We left central Fl on 4/12 and am presently in...

We left central Fl on 4/12 and am presently in Bowie Arizona. As we are retired and never did a cross country trip, i was winging it with reservations. Who knows what weather or more so if we liked...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 05-01-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 62,459
Posted By bruce91
nights stay dont add up

I'm on my 5th stop of a long cross country trip. When i put the number of nights stay in it doesn't add up later on.
If i put 3 nights in, arrive on a monday night #1, tuesday night 2, wednesday...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-30-2021, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By bruce91
Garmin RV770 ball mount fails

Others have said the suction mount looses suction and falls off and some recommend the bean bean bag. I have both but my issue is how the ball end of the garmin mount secures to the part attached to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-26-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By bruce91
This will be my best guess. The clock spring in...

This will be my best guess. The clock spring in the steering wheel that transfers the current.

youtube video has easy repair.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dv36Pf37wW4
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 04-14-2021, 06:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By bruce91
Got it. I was using the POI in the filters and...

Got it. I was using the POI in the filters and not the red POI towards the center bottom. Thanks.

Next question.
How to get the driving radius to be on your current location? The circle goes to...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 04-13-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By bruce91
Is the search for POI button your are refering to...

Is the search for POI button your are refering to different than the filter button i I clicked then clicked the center GREEN button POI?
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 04-13-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By bruce91
Fuel along route

Im somewhat new to Trip wizard and can't get fuel stop icons along my entire route. I did go to filters >points of interest then misc gas stations. All i get is one cluster of many stations in a 50...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-10-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,149
Posted By bruce91
When we got our new to us 2009 coach in 2016 it...

When we got our new to us 2009 coach in 2016 it had 1 1/2 year old michelin tires on it. Arriving home and going over everything the right inside had no air, bad SS valve extender. Had both tires...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-20-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
Ordered a few wall charges from amazon, we'll see...

Ordered a few wall charges from amazon, we'll see

Tried removing the battery. NH powered up like it should, no battery, still no connection with netgear charger and several others i had.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-20-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
Wall charger still loses connection

Overnight i let the battery run down to 16%. At 7 this morning i used the wall outlet charger and cord supplied with the NH to see how it charged. As soon as i plugged in i lost connection....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-19-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
Just did a factory reset and now i have to go...

Just did a factory reset and now i have to go thru the PUK again. Still lost connection when wall charger is used.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-19-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
usb set for charge + Tether I'm using the...

usb set for charge + Tether

I'm using the wall charger and usb cord that came with the Nighthawk.

Tried a few other wall chargers and the same as soon as its plugged in lost connection.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-19-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
newbe here

Got my nighthawk yesterday and both puk codes and devices will connect to the internet. read this thread from page 186 to 205, my eyes are blurry.

The issue i am having is when i use their usb to...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-18-2021, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
Getting to a real person rep was the problem. I...

Getting to a real person rep was the problem. I was stuck in virtual voice for awhile. All is good now.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-18-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
Connected

Somehow i got it working. Very confusing having to go to wifi manager to complete then enter PUK 1 and then they want a new pin??? just entered a simple set of numbers. Guess if you've done this...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-18-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3,173
Views: 380,857
Posted By bruce91
finally got nighthawk mr1100

I've had my mobley since the $20 unlimited plan was first introduced. Last weekend we were away and the mobley speed really got to bother me. I could stream netflix and amazon with no problem but try...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-18-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 808
Posted By bruce91
When one of my lines rusted out i replaced the 4...

When one of my lines rusted out i replaced the 4 lines from the ABS module to the front. I bought the same brake line as Dan. This brake line is easy to bend by hand. Take off ONE line at a time, and...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-14-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By bruce91
RF tire blow out

Did i get lucky. We were at Perry Ga for the FMCA rally, arrived on Monday the 8th and 4 days later Friday at 2:30 in the afternoon as we were in the coach, BOOM!!! Went outside to investigate along...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-06-2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By bruce91
OP follow up

New right rear ABS Sensor installed yesterday, waited till i brought the coach out of storage today 2 miles away for our trip tomorrow to Perry Ga.

1/2 way home the ABS dash light went out....
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-28-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By bruce91
I contacted 5 rv salvage yards and all of them...

I contacted 5 rv salvage yards and all of them didn't have the part. I was thankfull they got back to me.

On a whim i went back to rockauto and they now had my RR abs sensor listed for $80....
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-24-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,042
Posted By bruce91
Hi Joe, Spent last October in Maggie Valley...

Hi Joe,

Spent last October in Maggie Valley at Cross Creek CG and have already reserved this October. Maybe we could meet up.

I fell in love with the area when my BIL had a second home in...
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