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Forum: Sprinter Chassis Forum 06-19-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,143
Posted By Rmiscoord
Lane keeping

I have a 2020 LTV (2019 chassis). The lane keeping is similar to the side wind safety feature. Mine will pulse and I think it is a steering system control feature since that is a electrical fly by...
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 12-25-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By Rmiscoord
New 2020 Leisure Travel Van Unity IB

RV #6 over 50 years:dance:

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Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 12-17-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,593
Posted By Rmiscoord
Have fun!! Happy Travels!!:dance:

Have fun!! Happy Travels!!:dance:
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 05-10-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 631
Views: 92,060
Posted By Rmiscoord
Got married at noon in CA and after the reception...

Got married at noon in CA and after the reception we headed for Idaho Falls ID were I started the second half of my 1 year long nuclear power training in the Navy. Then on to the USS Robert E Lee...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-27-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 28,746
Posted By Rmiscoord
Roof Ladder

Use mine at least twice a year, mainly to clean solar panels. No way I would use a stand alone ladder.
Forum: Just Conversation 07-30-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,538
Posted By Rmiscoord
This may help Laws...

This may help
Laws (https://sdog.danawheels.net/laws.shtml)
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-14-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By Rmiscoord
My original thought was that the air bags where...

My original thought was that the air bags where between the frame and the box instead of actually between the axle and the frame, big difference. Oh and I was not on level ground, nor was the ground...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-14-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By Rmiscoord
Reading BFlinn181 post I think my first 'think'...

Reading BFlinn181 post I think my first 'think' was off base. So for another try, The same results though as if you start with the frame higher due to the air bags, then you have to run the jacks...
Forum: New Member Check-In 03-14-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 715
Posted By Rmiscoord
Like you, moved up the chain from sleeping in the...

Like you, moved up the chain from sleeping in the back of a station wagon, tent, tent trailer, pickup camper, travel trailer, class C gas, now a DP. Started with only word of mouth info on diesels...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-14-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By Rmiscoord
Unless I got it wrong, just thinking, the jacks...

Unless I got it wrong, just thinking, the jacks lift the frame from the ground and airbags lift the box from the frame so you will not really have any more room underneath to move around.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-08-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,775
Posted By Rmiscoord
Bought my 05 34' DP about 3 years ago for 100k,...

Bought my 05 34' DP about 3 years ago for 100k, original MSRP around 250K not sure what similar 2015's go for now. No major problems but I have put about 20k into repairs, upgrades, and add-ons. I am...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-05-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,563
Posted By Rmiscoord
"Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately...

"Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by
incompetence." - Napoleon Bonaparte


Communications without intelligence is noise ... Intelligence without
communications...
Forum: Southwest Region 02-05-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,674
Posted By Rmiscoord
We stayed in both Zion and Bryce Canyon at the in...

We stayed in both Zion and Bryce Canyon at the in park CG's. Very nice but no hook ups. Zion had the free in park shuttle bus which was great. I think They may have hook ups available but...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 143,554
Posted By Rmiscoord
Got another to add to my list :banghead: . Every...

Got another to add to my list :banghead: . Every 30 days if I have not run it I run the Auxiliary Generator for 15-30 min under load. I usually use the heat pump on heat or AC for the load. Last...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 143,554
Posted By Rmiscoord
Ok, this one did not cost any money but almost an...

Ok, this one did not cost any money but almost an heart attach. Taking the MH to a mechanic for some upgrades I arrived a little early so I had to park it across from the bays were several MH's...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-13-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,615
Posted By Rmiscoord
Depending on your rig I would doubt that you can...

Depending on your rig I would doubt that you can find a portable enough jack to lift a (in my case) a DP. Also 22.5 inch tire wheel nuts require far more torque then most people can generate even...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 07-23-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 804
Posted By Rmiscoord
Not sure were the fuse is but on my 06 aspect the...

Not sure were the fuse is but on my 06 aspect the BU camera would occasionally fail to come on: I would hold the on button down while starting the engine and it would work. This was a on again, off...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-20-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 143,554
Posted By Rmiscoord
I have a peg board kinda like a cribbage board...

I have a peg board kinda like a cribbage board that I move pegs from the on/off/down/up/out/in side when done and they all have to be on the right side before leaving. The list changes over time and...
Forum: Going Green 06-30-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,420
Posted By Rmiscoord
I think the advantages of solar are more then...

I think the advantages of solar are more then $'s. First my batteries are charging all day long so each night I have max power available to run all night. They are also charging in a manor that will...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-27-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 23,988
Posted By Rmiscoord
JFYI Here is what I had installed: ...

JFYI Here is what I had installed:

Karndean Art Select Wood RL11 with variable width planks and laid on a diagonal.
TPS floor adhesive
Self leveling Float
Black Coin pattern stair tread...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-24-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By Rmiscoord
Had a 05 26 footer, really liked it. It should...

Had a 05 26 footer, really liked it. It should have all the normal glitches worked out by now. Check the tow bar now and then, my bolts loosened up on me. I also added kick down levelers and solar...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-22-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,457
Posted By Rmiscoord
Do you have a wind sensor?

Do you have a wind sensor?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-22-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 23,988
Posted By Rmiscoord
My hat off to all you DIY'ers, :thumb: I had my...

My hat off to all you DIY'ers, :thumb: I had my floors done at a custom shop and it took them the better part of a week. But it looks great and easy to clean.

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Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-12-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,321
Posted By Rmiscoord
on mine that has happened twice. There is a rod...

on mine that has happened twice. There is a rod with a L on the end from the lock that goes into a hole on the door latch. If it comes loose the door will not unlock with the key or fob. Yes you can...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-11-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,652
Posted By Rmiscoord
I use a riser for my Wrangler. One caution...

I use a riser for my Wrangler. One caution though. Good advice for any tow rig but risers up or down do put stress on the receiver. On my class C Winnie Aspect the bolts that hold the receiver to the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-11-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 143,554
Posted By Rmiscoord
Check the road/route even in a camp ground....

Check the road/route even in a camp ground. Sunset CG at Death Valley NP. Went to go and dump tanks and refill with fresh water. Not many people there so instead of winding back and forth to line for...
Forum: Just Conversation 05-02-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,363
Posted By Rmiscoord
I am guessing part of the problem is that there...

I am guessing part of the problem is that there is no accountability in how the collected taxes and tolls are spent. How much goes to overhead, other programs, or general mismanagement? No one...
Forum: Boondocking 03-17-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,363
Posted By Rmiscoord
Seal Rock RV Park (prv) OR coast has great ocean...

Seal Rock RV Park (prv) OR coast has great ocean views, normal rates. Also checkout Indian casinos for free overnight parking.
Forum: Boondocking 03-17-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,160
Posted By Rmiscoord
Red Rock Canyon State Park

Wanting to stay at Red Rock Canyon State Park, CA for a few days after leaving Death Valley. Web says 30 foot limit, is that actual or has anyone experience with larger rigs, I have a 34'. Looking...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-11-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,568
Posted By Rmiscoord
Good point but replacement value appears not to...

Good point but replacement value appears not to be the main factor in pricing. My MH is valued at over 5X my wrangler but the MH insurance is less by about $80 a year. I just bought a new Grand...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-10-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,568
Posted By Rmiscoord
Check USAA if you qualify, I pay less then half...

Check USAA if you qualify, I pay less then half the OP's lowest quote with $500 deducible, but I do live in the Pac NW.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 12-27-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,216
Posted By Rmiscoord
This works great. I have also run the cold water...

This works great. I have also run the cold water wasted while waiting for the hot water into a small bucket and then put in the commode. Also always keep the commode 1/3 or so filled and flush with...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-27-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,646
Posted By Rmiscoord
The place you like :dance:

The place you like :dance:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-23-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,389
Posted By Rmiscoord
Thanks for all the feedback. :) I knew about...

Thanks for all the feedback. :) I knew about the slobber tube and will look into modifying it. I had the radiator cleaned by an RV maintenance shop (advertises on here) since I do not have a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-20-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,389
Posted By Rmiscoord
Sprayed with one of those Green solutions from...

Sprayed with one of those Green solutions from front and back as best as possible, let sit and rinsed with low pressure water hose in both direction also. Repeated until water flowed easily, clean,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-19-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,389
Posted By Rmiscoord
Cleaning rear radiator

Finally had the rear radiator on my 05 Itasca Meridian 36H with a Cat 350 cleaned. I has read several threads on how this should be done etc. etc. After almost two years of ownership and...
Forum: New Member Check-In 12-19-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Rmiscoord
Welcome, Happy Travels

Welcome, Happy Travels
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-21-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,817
Posted By Rmiscoord
Sometime back when I first learned about hiking...

Sometime back when I first learned about hiking (not walking) I was told NO cotton anywhere :nonono:. It holds moisture and will not dry (except in the desert). So I bought shirts, pants, underwear...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-15-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,643
Posted By Rmiscoord
Such a simple idea :o Never thought about it as...

Such a simple idea :o Never thought about it as an deterrent. I usually bring in the steps to keep dry or clean or when in rest area so no one hits them walking to and fro.
Thanks
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-14-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,667
Posted By Rmiscoord
Amen! All the posts here express the same thing,...

Amen! All the posts here express the same thing, we do what we love to do and what fills our heart and minds with pleasure.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-14-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,643
Posted By Rmiscoord
I know the OP is in the East but in the West,...

I know the OP is in the East but in the West, Indian Casinos are very nice, usually free, and you can get something to eat or not, and gamble or not :angel:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By Rmiscoord
Welcome! Let the adventures begin :dance:

Welcome!

Let the adventures begin :dance:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,410
Posted By Rmiscoord
The bottom pic of the steps was taken in the...

The bottom pic of the steps was taken in the middle of the work, it is neat and clean now. The top pic is the finished job with the slide out. I am very pleased with the job. Will have to see how it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,410
Posted By Rmiscoord
Not having a place to work my self on the MH nor...

Not having a place to work my self on the MH nor the time or expertise I elected to have it done professionally. Besides I can blame someone else if it goes wrong :eek:.

I had all the existing...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-01-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,507
Posted By Rmiscoord
I really like my '05 34H. I have put in many...

I really like my '05 34H. I have put in many upgrades, emgine, suspension, solar, and living area and would not trade in for anything. Looks and runs like new. The only things I do not have is floor...
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-30-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6,433
Views: 1,015,589
Posted By Rmiscoord
I had already done a major upgrade to the engine,...

I had already done a major upgrade to the engine, solar, and suspension so it was time for the interior.

Amish cooling coil upgrade
American Duo/Solo shades including single from shades...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-29-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Posted By Rmiscoord
Skip426 must be from the East Coast. I learned to...

Skip426 must be from the East Coast. I learned to drive highways in LA in the 60's and almost got into many wrecks in VA, NC, and DC until I realized folks would almost stop at the bottom of an on...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,430
Posted By Rmiscoord
I bought a used 34 DP and have spent about 28K on...

I bought a used 34 DP and have spent about 28K on engine, interior, and exterior upgrades and add-ons. Wanted diesel and a couch plus recliner and more storage then my C. Why 34, that is about the...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 08-20-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,185
Posted By Rmiscoord
Semper Paratus !

Semper Paratus !
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-20-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By Rmiscoord
As the voltage goes up during the charge, the...

As the voltage goes up during the charge, the amps go down until with only a 80 w panel you have just a few amps for what ever daylight you have left (Watts = amps x volts). Plus you have to consider...
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