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Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-01-2020, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Ok so here is the answer if anyone is interested....

Ok so here is the answer if anyone is interested.
Called Lippert and said there is no power at all to the power pad.
He said there is a 10 amp inline fuse near the pump and if it is blown, there...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-28-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Lippert 6 point leveling system

Need help with my new Lippert leveling system.
Its in a 2020 Grand Design Solitude. Last used the system July 30th when I parked it. Worked good. Since then I replaced the battery but today when I...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-06-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Winterizing Ice Maker

Looking for info on winterizing the water line to the ice maker in a Samsung refrigerator. There is a valve for water on & off to the fridge ice maker in the water control system or panel. Do I just...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-24-2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
OK thanks all. I am going to get one, just need...

OK thanks all. I am going to get one, just need to decide what thickness to get and if I should get the RV King size. I like the idea of Sleep on Latex cutting it to fit as I could really butcher...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-21-2020, 07:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
RV Foam Mattress Toppers

Looking for information on RV foam mattress toppers.
Do they need adjusted or re positioned every couple of days. Do the straps that hold the topper to the mattress keep it in place. Do you have...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-11-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
OK, thanks all. Its a carefree topper and if I...

OK, thanks all.
Its a carefree topper and if I can get it pinned I will remove it. I tried removing 2 self tapping screws at a time and used a squeeze tube of silicone. That didnt work, still...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-08-2020, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Slide Topper Bracket

Does anyone know the procedure to pin the slide topper so it will not unroll or unspool. I am getting water in and its from around the bracket that holds the topper. I was told to remove the bracket...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-20-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 592
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Since you are coming from Niagara Falls, I assume...

Since you are coming from Niagara Falls, I assume you will be on I-79 South. If that is the case, I would get off 79 at Cranberry & Rt 228. There is a super WalMart, Costco, Home Depot, Lowes,...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-07-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 350
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
I came thru there on December 18th and no...

I came thru there on December 18th and no problem. 40 foot 5er. There is construction for the new by pass, but only a lane change and it was well marked, so no problem...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 12-15-2017, 06:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,674
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
I agree with 2nsman & A Traveler. Look for your...

I agree with 2nsman & A Traveler. Look for your weather window so there are no big storms coming thru like the one last week out of Texas that ran across to the coast.
I am planning on leaving...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-02-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 389
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Replacing Cable Waste Valves

I am going to replace the existing cable operated black & grey waste valves. I have replaced waste valves before, but not the cable operated type. It appears you can buy the complete valve & cable...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-14-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Unfortunately to or from Florida to western...

Unfortunately to or from Florida to western Pennsylvania or eastern Ohio, Charlotte is our Atlanta, I-75 or Washington DC & I-95 in the traffic back-ups, tie-ups, fender benders, & construction. If...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-05-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Here is the Breezewood story. The Pa turnpike...

Here is the Breezewood story. The Pa turnpike use to go very near Breezewood and when you got off the turnpike to get on I-70 you had to go thru town, or vise versa. There were restaurants, gas...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-05-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
I have drove this route to Fort Myers, Fl down &...

I have drove this route to Fort Myers, Fl down & back the last 5 years pulling a 40 foot 5er.
Take I-79 South to 19S. 19 is a 4 lane divided hwy but not interstate. It has access roads and a few...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Don't know about a Thetford, but I have a Dometic...

Don't know about a Thetford, but I have a Dometic Sealand Traveler.
In the owners manual under "how to use" item #3 of 4.
It says "Release flush lever by allowing it to snap back, which permits...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-26-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,917
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Also if you are replacing a roller bearing for...

Also if you are replacing a roller bearing for any reason, a new race bearing should also be installed. The race will also wear and it will groove and score if the roller bearing lets go. ...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-14-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,953
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Excellent question cliffy. I'm going to take a...

Excellent question cliffy. I'm going to take a stab at answering with my thoughts & I have nothing to back up any only my thoughts.
Why so many problems with china bombs? I think something like 90%...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-13-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,409
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
OK rambler62, I think we have broke the code....

OK rambler62, I think we have broke the code. After reading your post, I put in Destin, Fla and entered the parking or rest area. It says:

WM supercenter @ Niceville contact manager
Sam's club @...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-13-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,409
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Updated RM7735 & Wal Mart parking

Just updated my Rand McNally 7735 that I have had for about a year & 1/2 so the existing info was probably at least 2 years old. This was my 1st update so I called the 800 number for help and got...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-01-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,059
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Generator start & run A/C with Micro Air

Wondering if anyone out there in forum land has installed one of these Micro Air easy start.
...
Forum: Just Conversation 07-29-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 644
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
"Woodburner"

Anyone know anything about "Woodburner"?
He use to post regular on the old Everest Owners forum, then he bought a Tiffin Motor Home & would post here on IRV2 & on RV Net. Was very knowledgeable...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-19-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,646
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
IC2, I installed the front A/C over the week end....

IC2, I installed the front A/C over the week end. The goop came off the vent flg easy, but really stuck to the rubber roof. There were 28 screws holding the vent to the roof. I have never seen a...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-24-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,646
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
OK IC2, thanks for that.. 10-4 on the Keystone...

OK IC2, thanks for that..
10-4 on the Keystone surplus sealer. Although Keystone and probably most manufactures tell the vent crew or roof crew or who ever adds the sealer to make sure it is...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-23-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,646
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
IC2, or anyone else that has removed the vent, I...

IC2, or anyone else that has removed the vent, I have another question.
Getting ready to install the A/C, I scrubbed the roof and removed the Maxx Air vent cover. I also have an abundance of...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-01-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,646
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Thanks for that IC2.. Following the measure...

Thanks for that IC2..
Following the measure twice & cut once rule, I have measured 2 times on a level concrete pad hooked up, although I don't have to cut as the front vent is there as was yours. I...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-01-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,646
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Nice post IC2... Couple of questions. I'm...

Nice post IC2... Couple of questions.
I'm going to do the same, only the Brisk Air II, I think.
Did you install the gasket to the bottom of the A/C & set over the hole or gasket to the roof &...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-17-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,449
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Gailb, I feel your pain. My Suburban SW12DE...

Gailb, I feel your pain. My Suburban SW12DE sounds like a motor running with the hot water running. It makes no difference if the water is hot or not. Just running water from the hot side of any...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-26-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,380
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
CH 751 Locks

Just wondering how many RVers out there have switched from the CH751 locks to the Tubular Cam locks. I measured mine and was all set to order, then wondered why I was doing it. Anyone that wants in...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-31-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,718
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Yes wnytaxman, the RV is paid for, so if I...

Yes wnytaxman, the RV is paid for, so if I purchase a lot for it, I think I would take the "agressive position" & take the deduction. IRS will just add tax & interest if they don't like it, "heck of...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-22-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,718
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
My question somewhat follows Clifftall's question...

My question somewhat follows Clifftall's question about intrest & taxes on an RV lot that you own. How about intrest & taxes on an RV site that you are purchasing & do not own. It is basically a...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-03-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,327
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Well steved44, GaryKD, 007, & ga traveler the...

Well steved44, GaryKD, 007, & ga traveler the mystery is solved.
ga traveler you had it right on the May 8th post. The 12 volt disconnect switch was off as you suggested. Excuse me while I finish...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-25-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,327
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
OK guys, sorry for the delay, but they were...

OK guys, sorry for the delay, but they were re-wiring the electrical at the place I have my 5th wheel and I could not get shore power to check as ga traveler suggested.
Quick recap: Fridge works...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-08-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,327
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
007, I understand the 120 runs the heating...

007, I understand the 120 runs the heating element of the fridg when on shore power & 12VDC runs the board, at least I think I do, as electric is not my strong suit. I unplug the 120 from the back &...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-08-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,327
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Thanks for the answers. Steved44 & 007, I do...

Thanks for the answers.
Steved44 & 007, I do always leave the fridg set on auto as I have a perm spot and want it to switch to gas if a storm knocks out power or lose power for any reason.
GaryKD I...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-01-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,327
Posted By WhiskeyRiver
Dometic RM1350 Refrigerator Mystery

Hi all, newbee here with a refrigerator problem.
Problem: Refrigerator will not start on gas if shore power is off.
With the shore power (50amp) plugged in, it runs fine on electric power.
With...
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