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Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-14-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 708
Posted By artmartin
Autopark pump '03 P32

A cautionary tale...
The Autopark pump in our '03 Winnebago Brave died on our most recent trip.
When we left a rest stop the brake released, but the Autopark light stayed on and the pump kicked in...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-07-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By artmartin
Had a similar problem with my Brave. The...

Had a similar problem with my Brave. The connector on the back of the instrument panel needed to be reseated. Unplugged it, firmly plugged it back in and everything eas ok.
Forum: Canada Region 02-14-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By artmartin
Lower Mainland Carpet Installer

We need to have the flooring replaced in our '03 Winnebago Brave. Does anyone know the name of an installer in the lower mainland of BC?
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 12-27-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,161
Posted By artmartin
I have a rope light kit. It has to come out...

I have a rope light kit. It has to come out before the awning is rolled up.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-10-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,713
Posted By artmartin
Not a big fan of WD40 for much of anything except...

Not a big fan of WD40 for much of anything except for removing sticky labels. It evaporates off quickly and leaves a sometimes sticky residue behind. Greases, oils and silicon are better lubricants.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-10-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,177
Posted By artmartin
I replaced mine with this: RV Slide Out...

I replaced mine with this:
RV Slide Out Awnings, Replacement Fabric (https://www.rv-motorhome-answers.com/rv-slide-out-topper.html).
Fabric is heavier than Dometic.
I agree about the video. I...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-09-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,276
Posted By artmartin
I used spray lithium grease on mine when they...

I used spray lithium grease on mine when they stopped retracting all the way. Worked great.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-09-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,713
Posted By artmartin
Had the same problem. Used white lithium grease...

Had the same problem. Used white lithium grease on all the pivoting points, ran the steps in and out 4 or 5 times and voila, problem solved.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-18-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 779
Posted By artmartin
Had some emergency work done here: Shafer's Truck...

Had some emergency work done here: Shafer's Truck & RV Sales, LLC - Home (https://www.shaferrv.com/) while going through Ohio two years ago. Great service. Reasonable price. Techs knew their stuff.
Forum: Vendor Spotlight (Deals, Announcements & More) 01-06-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,402
Posted By artmartin
Alan just went through my '03 Brave. He replaced...

Alan just went through my '03 Brave. He replaced the plugs and wires, reset the fuel pump pressure and replaced a couple of exhaust gaskets. The old unit runs like a charm, with no more misses and...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-29-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,186
Posted By artmartin
I used regular lino glue for the flooring and...

I used regular lino glue for the flooring and spread it with a trowel that has very small notches. You should use a heavy roller on the lino after it's down, but that obviously won't work in such a...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-28-2011, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,186
Posted By artmartin
Thanks. I gotta keep the old girl looking good. ...

Thanks. I gotta keep the old girl looking good. She's mine 'til the wheels fall off.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-28-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,186
Posted By artmartin
Entrance Stairwell Upgrade

It started with the question, "Why do they put carpet in the entrance stairwell?". I had a bunch of flooring left over after a stick house bathroom reno, so I ripped out the carpet in the wheeled...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-14-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,016
Posted By artmartin
I have the same mask on my toad. It was a waste...

I have the same mask on my toad. It was a waste of money. I removed part of it from the hood as it was chipped and yellowed after one year. Strip it off on a hot day. You'll still have to use...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-13-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,543
Posted By artmartin
Sorry, meant 32V. Actually is 33 feet though.

Sorry, meant 32V. Actually is 33 feet though.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-13-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,543
Posted By artmartin
We love our '03 Brave 33V on the workhorse...

We love our '03 Brave 33V on the workhorse chassis. Rides and handles like a dream. With 2 slides it feels like a 36 footer.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-13-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,346
Posted By artmartin
Every time I store my MH for a a couple of weeks...

Every time I store my MH for a a couple of weeks or longer I have a similar problem with my fridge. The stove won't light either. I found a fix.
Open the valve on the tank.
Hold a barbecue...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-13-2011, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,180
Posted By artmartin
You can save yourself a lot of headache if you...

You can save yourself a lot of headache if you can find a friend who knows anything at all about electronics. I had the same problem with mine. The wires to the connector on the back are too short...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-13-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By artmartin
Congratulations. We have the little sister to...

Congratulations. We have the little sister to yours, the Brave. We also bought ours used from three provinces away. After three years and 16,000 miles we couldn't be happier with our choice....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-06-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 24,721
Posted By artmartin
I use Walmart's bug removing windshield washer. ...

I use Walmart's bug removing windshield washer. I keep some in a spray bottle. At the end of the day I spray the front of the coach, let it sit for a couple of minutes, then wash the bugs off with...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-14-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,969
Posted By artmartin
Ah, the Ford vs Workhorse vs Diesel debate. To...

Ah, the Ford vs Workhorse vs Diesel debate. To each his own. Two years ago I bought an 03 Winnebago Brave on the W22 chassis with 32000 miles. I tow a 2006 Pontiac G6. We've climbed high mountain...
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