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Forum: Vintage RV's Yesterday, 04:06 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good morning

Packing for three nights of camping. 91* inside the HiLo. May have to fire up the AC. Snapped green beans and will process for seal a meal. Have new potatoes.big tomatoes and cucumbers. Zuccini...
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-13-2022, 07:31 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Love the ceiling material/color

Keep up the good work!!
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-13-2022, 07:29 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Back from my two week Mental Health reset vacation. Have a list of phone calls to make on Monday. Leaving Thursday for four days of camping with our camping club. It only rained one night. So happy...
Forum: Just Conversation 07-30-2022, 07:04 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 25,645
Posted By Sam 3
Repairs

Before we left home on our first trip DH had to put awning bracket in vice and bend back to shape. Replaced another awning part that cracked. Cones flew up in a construction zone. Think big shoe...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-30-2022, 06:33 AM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

DH did R&R on the RV stove vent. The flap had slipped down and rubbed on the fan blade. Nice to fix something and not have to spend $ for parts. Put the new filter on the demand water pump. Getting...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-28-2022, 09:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By Sam 3
Toilet parts.

I haver had good luck getting toilet parts from PPL Motor homes in Texas. Good customer service. Parts arrived in a few days.
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-28-2022, 09:03 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Back from six nights of camping. DH thought the demand pump wasn't shutting off. I think it is fine. The weather was somewhat overcast with sun breaks. I went to two major concerts. Security was...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-21-2022, 08:13 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Last night we got lightening and a five minute hard rain shower. Spent the day indoors with the central air. Cooked all day for our seven day campout. Easier to just heat in the microwave. Had Mr....
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-19-2022, 05:53 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Water pump is in and working. Filter glued up with JB weld. Will keep old pump for parts. Shampooed the strip of carpet between couches. Dried up in record time with windows and vents open. Then...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-18-2022, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By Sam 3
Leaky faucet

Something to consider. Remove the strainer at the faucet spout. Filter can become clogged with fine particles of stone/dirt.
Forum: Expandables, Hybrids, & Lightweights Discussion 07-18-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Sam 3
HiLo owner

Go on the HiLo trailer forum. This subject has been discussed many times. Many many back posts with answers for you.
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-18-2022, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24,172
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Spent a good chunk of the day catching up on laundry. DH got a new water pump. Got in the RV late in the day. Discovered the filter housing had broken. Wished he got one at the RV dealer. This leak...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-17-2022, 05:20 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

DH didn't fix the leaky toilet before we left. He just shut it off as we have a downstairs BR. Used RV Parky and it reported an accident on the Thruway. Went to plan B GPS all back roads. Took us...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-14-2022, 07:09 AM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Toilet leak

Original bolts that were China cheap. DH out now getting parts.
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-13-2022, 05:56 PM
Replies: 24,172
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Posted By Sam 3
Getting ready to depart.

DH got the truck and trailer washed. I packed a few things. Decided to clean my upstairs toilet. Good thing discovered some water on the floor behind the upper back. Cheap bolts rusted out. Tomorrow...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2022, 05:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,396
Posted By Sam 3
Had hail damage to home and vehicle years ago.

Our hail was the size of tennis balls. Smashed some windows and got our roof. Find a good contractor that knows how to itemize the damage. Our contractor had worked for State Farm. Use a contractor...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-13-2022, 12:14 AM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Spoke with gal in GI DRS office. Was scheduling colonoscopy for OCT. Made an exception Sept.28th. Wants me to do two days of clear liquids and then three bottles of citrate of magnesia(over the...
Forum: Full-Timers 07-11-2022, 07:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,648
Posted By Sam 3
Dogs at campgrounds

I had a couple dogs growing up. Camped recently where we were backed up to a seasonal camper. They had privacy curtains around their easy up. Everytime we would be outside on our site the puppy would...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-11-2022, 06:58 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Getting colonoscopy was a major fail. Not cleaned out enough even though I took the Miralax much earlier in the day. When we go there an ambulance was taking a pt. away. Bad day for the...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-09-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

ORNIN seems like we are both racing to get our RV repairs done. Had a cold front come in 77* with a nice breeze. Got over to the HiLo. DH fixed the vent. Took apart the trim strip where the roof...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-08-2022, 08:03 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
GOOD morning

DH worked on the HiLo. Got the awning arm apart to replace knob. Realized he couldn't get the door open with the awning apart to get the can of silicone spray. Decided to take the other knob off and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-07-2022, 02:23 PM
Replies: 24,172
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Posted By Sam 3
Good morning

DH mowed and did the weed wacking. He does some extra frontage for the neighbors. Better than looking at tall gras!!. Spent hours doing odds and ends around the house. Wrote checks for a few bills....
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-06-2022, 11:24 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

I have no idea what time I fell asleep. 8am wake up call and a hot shower. DH drove to the surgery center. They had us wear masks and took both our temps, Didn't allow me to go back with DH. Our to...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-05-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Not a good day for DH as he has a liquid jello diet for his colonoscopy. We get rewards for colonoscopy.Physical and lots of other healthy things. Last year we got gift cards for Walmart and subway....
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-30-2022, 11:54 AM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Got fresh zuccine out of the garden. DH has to have gum recession work. First he got new xrays that showed a cavity under an old filling. The they do some surgery to take some of his inner cheek and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-29-2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

DH is at the Dentist for a cleaning. Annoyed as he had an apt. for six months with the Hygenist. She had to go for a lecture. Wanted to reschedule him in January. Should have argued for a sooner apt....
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-28-2022, 01:54 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Condolences to Denise and family. Was a pleasure to share a meal and conversation with Dennis and Denise. So glad we got to meet them. Going to put the HiLo back in its storage spot. DH can complete...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-27-2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 24,172
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Posted By Sam 3
When all else fails read the directions!!

Popeye,camped for thirteen nights and didn't have to reset the ground fault once. We have bought a thing you plug into the outlet to give you more plugs. Got bored one day and flipped the unit over...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-27-2022, 03:15 PM
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Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

DH got the lot mowed. Much cooler day at 70* and windy. Spent most of my day making phone calls and writing letters. Picked up dried leaves off the front lawn. DH lubed all the locks on the HiLo....
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-25-2022, 09:51 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Catching up on wash. Got FMCA magazine today and read it. Tomorrow I will hook up AC in HiLo and put away wash. Enjoying fresh peas from the garden.DD bought an 8thousand BTU air conditioner for her...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-24-2022, 09:15 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Catching up on emails and IRV2 posts. Thirteen nights in the RV by my self!! Had some very hot days with the AC on full blast. Then it would cool down in the 60s at night. Screen door handle almost...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-15-2022, 08:23 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Orin good the have a big birthday bash. I will still be camping on Fathers day. DD has my card for dad. She also purchased two cards. One is from the cats. Told her to get chinese take out. We ended...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-15-2022, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 292
Posted By Sam 3
Toilet parts

Go on line and see if you can get a manual for your toilet. Hopefully a parts list. I have had good luck getting toilet parts from PPL motor homes. I have a different model toilet. The manufacture...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-15-2022, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 530
Posted By Sam 3
Wet Awning

If the awning has some dew I take an old towel and wrap it around my broom. Drop the awning part way and wipe off. We are fortunate that we have the space at our private lot to do this. This can also...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-14-2022, 05:14 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good morning

Came home Tuesday evening. Thought it would be easier for my Wednesday Dentist apt. Wednesday. Wednesday is predicted to be90* and high humidity. Possible storms on Thursday. May stay home an extra...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-10-2022, 10:19 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Doesn't take much to make me happy!! DH got the HiLo across from our house. Hooked up electric and the television worked as designed. Antenna repair worked. Went with DH to mow our lot. Picked up...
Forum: Just Conversation 06-09-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 92,158
Views: 5,235,590
Posted By Sam 3
Prayers for Dennis and Denise.

We recently got together with Dennis and Denise. It was the first time we met each other. Had a lovely time at Duffs restaurant. My heart goes out to both of them. The situation has brought tears to...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-08-2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Today it didn't rain until 10PM. Way too much rain for the next three days and much of next week. DH was able to change out the part on the batwing antenna. Found a small slit in the antenna caulk....
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-07-2022, 11:18 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

So sorry to hear about EZMoose. Prayers for all in need. Ready for some good news. Talked to my DD case manager and job coach today. Told them it would be three months before Social Security mad a...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-06-2022, 10:22 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Got my bone scan done today. Had a student from a local college. He just needs to take his boards. Filled up the gas tank had 1/4 tank. Drum Roll please $108.00. The price goes up weekly. May cancel...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-05-2022, 10:17 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

DH spent saturday putting in a garden fore our neighbor. I was the supervisor. She wants to do more. This requires her digging up grass. DH had to do some replanting as he thinks skunks dug up some...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-31-2022, 08:12 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

RVPopye thanks for the electrical advice. Today it was 88*. DH put the cover on the AC and noticed the plastic cover is very fragile. Original unit from 1996.Going to get some rain on Wednesday and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-31-2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 325
Posted By Sam 3
Trip report breakage

First trip out for the season. Lost a dust cap that covers the bearings on one wheel. Batwing antenna part broke on roof. Plastic fragile due to sun and original part. $30.00 part on order. Had to...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-27-2022, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By Sam 3
Washing RV

Some have used Awesome found at dollar stores. Try using a magic eraser sponge. I had yellow streaks from rusty screws in the roof to trim sidewall. My body shop told me to use plain oven cleaner. I...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-27-2022, 12:59 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Came back from camping a day early as rain was predicted. Not breaking camp in the rain. DH got the riding mower serviced and the blades on the push mowers sharpened. Prayers for Deb and Loyd. When...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 05-27-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 875
Views: 309,826
Posted By Sam 3
Sorry for all those that have lost pets recently.

We have had three cats pass in forty years of marriage. I was out camping by myself and DH related this to me. My male cat was in Dad's easy chair. Female cat came along and keep licking his head...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-23-2022, 05:50 AM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good morning

My apologies for smart mouthing the camground we stayed at this weekend. It dawned on me that the receit said XP. Meaning extra person. This should have been brought to my attention at check in. Off...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-22-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3,540
Views: 596,003
Posted By Sam 3
Oops wrong thread!! Sorry

It is late and I am headed to bed. So tired.
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-22-2022, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3,540
Views: 596,003
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Back from our first weekend of camping. Our camping club set this up at a private campground about two hrs. from the house. Everyone in the club backed out except us. Was good to get away from the...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-18-2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 24,172
Views: 2,149,212
Posted By Sam 3
Good Morning

Saw the PA Neuro surgery. I have had four xrays of the cyst in my neck. Nothing has changed. Graduated to a yearly visit. Took DH out to lunch. Bought three flowers for our shady flower bed. Got the...
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