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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-28-2021, 07:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 831
Posted By Long Island Mac
Broken receiver bar

sent my original message to Dave Solberg. After he talked with others, he feels that there was a rust spot on the broken piece that aided in the break. Cause could be from backing up or tight turn....
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-25-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 831
Posted By Long Island Mac
Broken receiver bar

Yes, it is hollow. Went to a few stores looking at bars. Only solid was for ball towing. Have used this assembly on three MH's. FORZA rating 10K rating on hitch, 6k rating on the ROADMASTER Sterling...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-24-2021, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 831
Posted By Long Island Mac
Broken receiver bar

While leaving a VA rest stop, heard loud bang. Was not yet on entrance ramp, so doing 20 mph? Pulled over and checked. The bar into the receiver was broken and blue ox lying on the ground. Cables...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-09-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By Long Island Mac
2020 Forza fresh water

When filling the fresh water tank, the pump stays on to fill the tank. If I turn off the pump, no water enters the tank. Pump ran continusly (which I did not like) and slowlyfilled from 15% to 45%....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-25-2021, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By Long Island Mac
Big slide circuitry

Not sure if this applies or not, But. My full slide stopped working. On phone with service rep here was the problem. New coach has all circuit breakers, no fuses, EXCEPT. In the one bay, there is a...
Forum: Cummins Engines 04-25-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By Long Island Mac
ISB 6.7l

Any comment's on this engine??
Forum: Winnebago International Travelers Club (WIT) 04-25-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Long Island Mac
2020 Forza 34t

Almost done with Warranty items. One inside panel was ordered, but wrong one came. They adjusted front awning so that it doesn't hit the door. Few small items were corrected. The other two items are...
Forum: Winnebago International Travelers Club (WIT) 12-31-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Long Island Mac
2020 Forza 34t

Just received call from dealer about the warrantee items that I took it into for. Leaking jack replaced. Doors that opened, fixed, Ill see. New matrass ordered. those were the big things. the smaller...
Forum: Winnebago International Travelers Club (WIT) 12-24-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Long Island Mac
2020 Forza 34t

Have the coach at dealer for warantee repairs. When I dropped it off, service tech, said that they have a fix for the storage doors flying open. (Mine stay closed with Gorilla Tape!!) Sounded as...
Forum: Winnebago International Travelers Club (WIT) 11-08-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Long Island Mac
2020 Forza 34t

Door latch. Seems to be a recurring problem with Winnabago. AT 50 miles, electric bay door opened on the road. Unfortunately, on our way North. Returning to dealer next Tuesday. Over that time since...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 11-08-2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,928
Posted By Long Island Mac
exhaust brake

have a 2020 34T. Dealer did not explain very well, or not at all. Different tranny than last MH, a 3000 Allison, now a 2100?. Finnally figured the stick on right of steering wheel. Forward and down,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-25-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By Long Island Mac
az sun

We are snow birds from the Poconos in PA. Just recently bought port home in Fl. Last coach was a 013 40'er, never saw inside, or covered. Know east coast is far different than the AZ sun and heat. I...
Forum: iRV2 Owners Registry 10-25-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 8
Posted By Long Island Mac
FORZA :: 2020 Winnabago FORZA 34T

2020 Winnabago FORZA 34T (2020-10-25 14:33:07)
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-25-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,365
Posted By Long Island Mac
Just re-checked the info on my Forza 34T. 10,000...

Just re-checked the info on my Forza 34T. 10,000 tow weight.
Forum: Winnebago International Travelers Club (WIT) 10-24-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By Long Island Mac
Forza 202

Looking to buy spray paint for touch-up. Have the code #'s. Any idea where to go?? Napa can't do it. Thanks. New to WIT Club.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10-23-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,365
Posted By Long Island Mac
Bought new 2020 Forza 34 last June. Our 4th MH....

Bought new 2020 Forza 34 last June. Our 4th MH. Downsized from 40' HR. Very happy with engine and drive train. Little learning on the different Allison tranny. Some warranty issues, standard with a...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-26-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 343,238
Posted By Long Island Mac
I have a 2011 being towed by. 2020 Forza Winnie....

I have a 2011 being towed by. 2020 Forza Winnie. Towed since 2011. Towed great, but needed to add a charge line for the battery. Bought charge line online. Still working great. Also love the Edge.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 09-25-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By Long Island Mac
Look up "quickiecart"

Look up "quickiecart"
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 09-25-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By Long Island Mac
There is a company (don't remember the name) that...

There is a company (don't remember the name) that makes a small golf cart. Holds 4 folks and has a unit that goes into car hitch. Saw one on a toad in Florida. Only from MFG, and delivered anywhere....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-25-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By Long Island Mac
OTA reception.

Have used OTA in previous camp sites. Did usual channel search. Came up with 5. 1st night no reception. Next morn, clear channels. That night, zero on main tv, but bedroom had 1 clear station?...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-25-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,911
Posted By Long Island Mac
Bought box on internet.meets code. I needed 50,...

Bought box on internet.meets code. I needed 50, bought 50/30/15. Had electrician do the wiring. I had the wire and the breaker for inside. Now nephew bought a tag a long. Been here 3 times and uses...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-24-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3,263
Views: 1,099,613
Posted By Long Island Mac
Have been a member of IRV2 for 10 years plus. On...

Have been a member of IRV2 for 10 years plus. On our 4th MH. Need to opt out of the Monico forum and join Winnebago forum. Purchased a 2020 Forza in July. Only 3K on it, and will be having warranty...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-29-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 525
Posted By Long Island Mac
Replacement ladder

Thanks for the replys. Will check them out and post results.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-27-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 525
Posted By Long Island Mac
Replacement ladder

Need replacement for roof mount ladder for me coach. Bcked into new port home....know the rest. Tried REV. 75 days out, crate was $300 +, after the initial cost. tried a few salvage yards near...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-06-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,641
Posted By Long Island Mac
Coach Step entry stairs

On our 3rd MH. I have always checked my steps. Lubricate, check el connections. During the 15 years (in three "A"s), have had problems with them all. Replaced wiring, controllers, magnets in door...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-26-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By Long Island Mac
Tank/LP Monitor Light Don't Work

the monitor in the wet bay has worked for the 7 years since buying. All of a sudden, that monitor does not light for any of the monitored items. (Fresh water, LPG, Grey, Black or house Bat"s). Inside...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-26-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 551,787
Posted By Long Island Mac
Service centers

Had to have MH towed, would not start. 1st time to LI Fleet Service. Next day, Dave called me down. The unit was inside, up on lift, with DPF (canister) off unit. There was 1/8” plus, of caked dust...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-25-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,220
Posted By Long Island Mac
Same in Wausau Wisconsin.

Same in Wausau Wisconsin.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-23-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,839
Posted By Long Island Mac
Drag Link Ball Joint Replacement

With 30K link would not pass inspection. Searched and found best answer (then) was REV made another one (after locating the schematic) That plus shipping was +/- $3K. Did handel better. Saving info...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-23-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,220
Posted By Long Island Mac
Gander

Guess I miss quoted. The store has a big new sign "GANDER RV". Insde they were still unpacking boxes. Yes, I have not visited the older Gander store. May not be visiting the "new store"
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-21-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,220
Posted By Long Island Mac
Gander/Camping World

Stopped at my first GANDER/Camping World today. Not impressed. Inside, 1/3 to half was dedicated to fishing gear. Most of balance was dedicated to trailers (pull behind). The area dedicated to RV...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-13-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By Long Island Mac
Duh. Just started the engine, fluid...

Duh. Just started the engine, fluid recycled,wha-la! down to -40°
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-11-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By Long Island Mac
Check-valve on Black Tank?

Have used water valve (located in wet bay) to inject water into the blank tank. Now water pressure backs up at connector to black tank (in water bay) and sprays all over wet bay. If there is a...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-11-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By Long Island Mac
How to check antifreeze in recovery tank

there seems to be a flat area inside the tank itself about 6/7 " from cap. Used a mirror and can see a round hole (and the red antifreeze liquid below) on the side of that flat (screen?). Have tried...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-09-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,406
Posted By Long Island Mac
While trying to leave campground, ran into a lot...

While trying to leave campground, ran into a lot of traffic. I down-shifted to maintain 1500 RPM's. Not the easiest, but it was better than pulling over for a parked regen.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-09-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 804,832
Posted By Long Island Mac
MONACO Member Names & Possible Location Info...

Please add me to your list. didn't see amny Long Islanders. We are from Babylon, Hawley PA and Clermont Fl.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-09-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 779
Posted By Long Island Mac
Mine was $3000, with $100 deductible. One piece.

Mine was $3000, with $100 deductible. One piece.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-06-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 804,832
Posted By Long Island Mac
Include us in. Presently in Elkhart County...

Include us in. Presently in Elkhart County Fairgrounds, Goshen IN. On way to Washburn WI, before heading back to LI
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-27-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 973
Posted By Long Island Mac
Awning not Working

Have checked the fuses in Bay under driver seat, all good. Other than the rocker switch, where else would I check?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-27-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By Long Island Mac
Alcoa lug nut covers

I have replaced the metal/chrome nut covers on my MH. Bought them at truck stop (Pilot/Flying J) and think most truck stops would have them.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-25-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By Long Island Mac
Surge protector question

agree with above. Surge protector (usually) in transfer switch. At 419 rally, asked a HR rep about the transfer switch (with surge protector) in my MH. He confirmed that it would not fully protect...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-25-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By Long Island Mac
Front 3M film removal

While at Alliance in Wildwood, saw a list of things they do. This was on list, but I didn't pay attention to cost. Call 'em.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-17-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By Long Island Mac
?? have gaskets, hi tech and tire coverage. Don't...

?? have gaskets, hi tech and tire coverage. Don't think it's the best, but that is what I have.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-16-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By Long Island Mac
Have had Good Sam extended warranty for quite a...

Have had Good Sam extended warranty for quite a few years. I think an extended warranty is a must.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-15-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By Long Island Mac
Just Talking

Some may know I spent 3 weeks at Alliance Coach in Florida for a computer board problem. While there, I saw just about every make/model/year that was made. Few were there for maintenance. What I...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-15-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,279
Posted By Long Island Mac
paint codes

While in Florida West Coast, wanted to touch up toad. Picked up a white that matched very close. Went to a NAPA store for something else. This store had a paint machine that could match any paint...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-12-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Long Island Mac
Just an update. There is another post on this...

Just an update. There is another post on this also. Board sent to M & M in Ohio. Returned to Alliance and installed. All working. Next morn went to leave, hooked up toad. Same same. The two tech's...
Forum: Navistar MaxxForce Engine Forum 04-11-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,613
Posted By Long Island Mac
All appeared. To work. Next morn went to leave,...

All appeared. To work. Next morn went to leave, same problem. Two tech's spent entire day on it. They contacted (Chris ?) @ MnM. M&M is the go to for computer boards. Three weeks at Alliance, now...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-10-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,845
Posted By Long Island Mac
Tuesday, Board arrived at Alliance. No answer as...

Tuesday, Board arrived at Alliance. No answer as to why it failed. Labor charge seemed excessive ($1700), but on the road again! Woopee.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 04-03-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,923
Posted By Long Island Mac
Super c cab noise

Recently took a drive in a Renegade Verona 36 VSB. On a Freightliner 2M chassis. Very quiet ride. The only noise (whistle) that was distracting was from the driver mirrors. There was an open hole on...
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