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Forum: Southwest Region 04-14-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,283
Posted By PalmSprings
Oh yes I stopped in PtLoma to visit an uncle 2...

Oh yes I stopped in PtLoma to visit an uncle 2 houses down & hadnt parked 15-30 min and the city police showed up. He said we dont care and many times ignore it,but when a "PissY" neighbor calls...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-06-2012, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By PalmSprings
thanks to both of you. Wow ..duh... i even have...

thanks to both of you. Wow ..duh... i even have their number for when I break down on the road. I just hadnt thought of it yet. thanks again though.

At least you didnt say it like my wife does...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-06-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,444
Posted By PalmSprings
this worked.....this time. You never know though

I justdid an inner wheel that was stuck.
I jacked that side up 1/2 in off the ground .
took a Crowbar with wide flat end for prying and the other to hammer it as a wedge.
Stuck the flat end of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-05-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By PalmSprings
What is the rim width on these accurides?

i have Accuride Ford rims on my 2001 Rexhal .
i cant find the width stamped in it.
Does anyone know the width of the wheel?

Heres all stampings on it JIC
F81D-1015-AC Psi max 3750 lb 115 cold
...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-12-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,588
Posted By PalmSprings
whole geographic area of so cal

Quick blerb here
Off the top of my head,in So Kalifornia ,generally speaking ,anywhere west of I-5 from the San fernando Valley ,through to San diego on to mexican border there are
no motor...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-26-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
"squeeky wheel " gets results You would think ...

"squeeky wheel " gets results
You would think restrictions would be about the "message" of the post.
Forum: Hobbies, Passions & Pastimes 11-26-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,102
Posted By PalmSprings
Crossing creeks in your RV made easy....er

PREFACE
This clip is in Russia along a nice flowing creek.
The clip shows traveling across 2 or more time,so dont think its done with the first crossing.need to see it all.
I had to shut their...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-26-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
My original post at the start of this topic had a...

My original post at the start of this topic had a clip of "I like guns" is no longer there .

There was no explanation how or why this occured. I re posted yesterday and i see it has again...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-25-2011, 10:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
steve lee's I LIKE GUNS Minor Ripper: YouTube:...

steve lee's I LIKE GUNS
Minor Ripper: YouTube: I Like Guns (https://minor-ripper.blogspot.com/2009/12/youtube-i-like-guns.html)
Forum: Just Conversation 11-25-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
for those of you interested in this bit of...

for those of you interested in this bit of nostalgia,below is a short clip by Garcia and his band and the song.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2IDtMy-ca8
Forum: Just Conversation 11-25-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
Truckin

Im sure all you geezers out there remember this un,
Hard to beat.

TRUCKIN by Grateful Dead

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pafY6sZt0FE
Forum: Just Conversation 11-24-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
The first ones pics were great! I didnt even...

The first ones pics were great! I didnt even notice the song,I was so busy admiring the pics.

The 2nd one,well, ........sorry.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-24-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,939
Posted By PalmSprings
Wow,thanks. Im glAD you gave your...

Wow,thanks.
Im glAD you gave your opinion/experience.
My fluid looks red.
I have a montero sport 2001(170K) and the E250 w/E40D (150K)and they both actually look red enough..
No unusual burned...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-18-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
Got any other gooduns? Postem

Got any other gooduns? Postem
Forum: Just Conversation 11-18-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,535
Posted By PalmSprings
Catchy tunes for RVing

Mens love songs...well women too.

SONG #1
I Like Guns (https://www.wikio.com/video/i-like-guns-2368858)

SONG #2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Z7J0AK3Fag
...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-14-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,075
Posted By PalmSprings
Ford AutoTrans E4OD

I couldnt seem to locate a better place to post this topic. If I missed it I hope the ADM will move it there.

I decide to try seeing exactly when my e40d worked and...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-12-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,939
Posted By PalmSprings
a safer way 2 chg AT fluid w/175K ?

OUESTION:a safer way 2 chg AT fluid w/175K ?
I assume this question may apply to all or most A/T's regardless of make. My application is for the following:1989 E250 w/od .
I ve made a dozen...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-13-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,763
Posted By PalmSprings
There are places where the sign is on the right...

There are places where the sign is on the right side ( connected to the overpass rail or whatever. With those ,you could never count on which side the exit would be on.
I would drive slow enough in...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-28-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,682
Posted By PalmSprings
The perfect RV for the east coast,or even going coast to coast?

I was at an RV show a few yearsago and got to see this RV . The owner/engineere were there to splain it all.
1.2 mil at the time. Massive depreciation?
May be a perfect RV to have in the east right...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-28-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,682
Posted By PalmSprings
During newscast man moons camera

Just incase you havent seen this one. Got a chuckle out of me.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Npq47ODOLe4


...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-28-2011, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By PalmSprings
yeah they are my anti rollover system. works...

yeah they are my anti rollover system. works great!
They also serve as load equalizers. My vehicle always rides level without that rediculos overloaded look
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-27-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By PalmSprings
heres a pic of my car and 4horse trlr I took ...

heres a pic of my car and 4horse trlr I took
Obviously I didnt let the "tongue-receiver" contact the car as can been seen by the jack feet extended to the ground .
dbl click to enlarge
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 08-25-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,302
Posted By PalmSprings
117 tops today 11% humidity chance of rain...

117 tops today
11% humidity
chance of rain tomorrow
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-25-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,713
Posted By PalmSprings
lets pretend you own your RV free and clear with...

lets pretend you own your RV free and clear with no other expenses ever!
Now for the bummer..
Put your ENTIRE annual expenses into each gallon of gas.
'Do you think people would complain more and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-25-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,713
Posted By PalmSprings
i find this odd

Ever notice how much one spends for hobbies,vacations ,motorhomes,repairs,depreciation, but is so emotional with the price increases i fuel?
Ya notice when it increases,but dont when it drops.. All...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-24-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,938
Posted By PalmSprings
Thats the one choice that could end up costing...

Thats the one choice that could end up costing you a ton of money (and more) if the unexpected occurs.
There are cheaper alternatives just as effective. I admit theyre not as satisfing in the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-24-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By PalmSprings
For anyone really interested in the answer to my...

For anyone really interested in the answer to my question. The following is an answer I received from another site to the above question.

One can stave it off for a short while on the rest of the...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-24-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,579
Posted By PalmSprings
Too much Frackin is Another possible cause

frackin'?

Fracking could have caused East Coast earthquake

Experts are looking for a reason behind Tuesday afternoonís unlikely 5.8 magnitude earthquake that shook people up and down the East...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-24-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,938
Posted By PalmSprings
ive used my extra dog kennel Cyclone fence panels...

ive used my extra dog kennel Cyclone fence panels with a locked gate.
One can get 4,6,8ft panels. Not cheap,but you can always resell them easily at a good price.
They Deter most theft,not all.
I...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-24-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By PalmSprings
How to slow paint breakdown

I have a 01 montero for a toad.
I have just noticed my (metal not fiberglass)hood paint appears to be getting fine crack like appearance on it. Appearsto be Deep in the paint and not surface.
id...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-24-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,579
Posted By PalmSprings
Cause of earthquake in DC area

The source of the quake is thought to be that of the "Founding Fathers" rolling over in their graves"
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 08-23-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By PalmSprings
Before getting any vaccinations you may want to explore this side of the issue

There are some risks with vaccines of any kind. Incase you want to be informed:

One way to search risks/results of vaccines is to type in ,as I have typed out below,in a google search. "Doctors...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-23-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,454
Posted By PalmSprings
Earthquake notification service

some of you may not know about this site.
maps of current and past earthquakes.
notification service .email
Too much to list but take alook . it is interesting
...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-23-2011, 01:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,330
Posted By PalmSprings
RV etiquette when parking in a Walmart or similar business

I will point out just some things that come to mind to help our image among the 'civilians".
There are certain behaviors of RVer that may bot seem to bother anyone,but theres always someone who not...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-23-2011, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5,870
Views: 563,646
Posted By PalmSprings
the old saying is, Its easier to apologize than...

the old saying is, Its easier to apologize than to ask for permission.

Ive learned,what was mentioned in an earlier post that
the managers are afraid their liability is increased just by giving...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-23-2011, 12:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,680
Posted By PalmSprings
None are scary. If you want senic take Mt rose...

None are scary. If you want senic take Mt rose from reno then North Shore Tahoe ,exit on SW end of Lake on to 50. Slow route to south shore,but beautiful
Or you can go to Reno then to Carson City...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,713
Posted By PalmSprings
Good explanation maverick BBD,but I too was under...

Good explanation maverick BBD,but I too was under the same misconception only because Ive heard it said by various "media" for years now
Unless i ever heard different,I assumed it was correct.
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2011, 07:36 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,105
Posted By PalmSprings
Im 62 and my wife is well...much younger. Ive...

Im 62 and my wife is well...much younger. Ive been "unavailable" until I started realizing i was old and married a couple years ago.
My Parents started me camping in 1956 pulling a 14 ft crown...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 829
Posted By PalmSprings
A/C and Refer did poorley on my last trip to the surface of the sun

Just how good is you refer and A/C (s)

i went to death Valley at furnace Creek a few years back just because.
I hadd been there a few time before,but only in the fall/winter. Really nice.
I was...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,809
Posted By PalmSprings
What refrigerator?

What refrigerator?
Forum: Just Conversation 08-22-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,469
Posted By PalmSprings
QUOTE=frederick w;930366]6 I altered...

QUOTE=frederick w;930366]6



I altered you post leaving what I agreed with.

I should of had my back-up camera on. AND
I should of had by wife in back (I mean watching me).
I should not...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-22-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By PalmSprings
Im trying to be neutral here. its not to say i...

Im trying to be neutral here. its not to say i wouldnt feels as you do somewhat,cause I probably would,but....

Technically he still owned it regardless of a deposit that shows intent to sell/buy...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-22-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,867
Posted By PalmSprings
I put clear hose on my delivery line nest too...

I put clear hose on my delivery line nest too either the carb or injector pump . Go through the rpm scale and as soon as you see bubbles,thats your problem.
It could be just a small crack in your...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-22-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,411
Posted By PalmSprings
Just listen to us....maybe freud was right? ...

Just listen to us....maybe freud was right?

I think Im going to put a little sign on my septic"cargo" door "Freuds closet"
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-21-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,411
Posted By PalmSprings
Additional reality check So do any of us really...

Additional reality check
So do any of us really think resturant employees follow the rule that state they are to wash their hands when finished handling their cargo?
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-21-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By PalmSprings
[QUOTE=montiem;936496]I am planning a trip cross...

[QUOTE=montiem;936496]I am planning a trip cross country next spring, I plan to visit California going I-40 from Tennessee. Starting from Barstow going north on 395 to to Sequoia and Yosemite, then...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-21-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,277
Posted By PalmSprings
Stated well ,what I attempted to my last post. ...

Stated well ,what I attempted to my last post.
This is the kind of info one finds on Bobtheoilguy.com
I never knew this info until this year,
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-21-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,277
Posted By PalmSprings
Good forum on lubricants of all kinds and applications

I find this is the best lube site Ive found so far,
Its self explanatory

i read in there somewhere by an "expert" that started the site,that the lower the first # eg 0-30 ,5-30 is best as it...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-20-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,210
Posted By PalmSprings
Steepest road

We were somewhere between Lone Pine and Bishop Ca on the 395.
Ill try and post exactly which road it was later,cause i dont recall now.
There are several short paved roads that run up the eastern...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-20-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,210
Posted By PalmSprings
has anyone been on this rd 88? Have they paved it...

has anyone been on this rd 88? Have they paved it or by passed it all together as a main road to the lake?
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