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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-08-2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 292
Posted By stang37
Some early model coaches (2016-2018) had issues...

Some early model coaches (2016-2018) had issues with the termination of electrical wires inside the Oasis unit. The wire nuts were not properly installed and would come loose. This would be another...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-06-2022, 06:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,181
Posted By stang37
Thanks watching and very interested in your...

Thanks watching and very interested in your project
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-19-2022, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By stang37
I loosened the screws holding the camera and...

I loosened the screws holding the camera and pushed it down. Not much to it. You might be able to take something and move the camera without climbing up to it
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-12-2022, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By stang37
[QUOTE=Bobby Dowdle;6211905]Check the fluid level...

[QUOTE=Bobby Dowdle;6211905]Check the fluid level in the hydraulic reservoir in the rear. We had 2 freightliner coaches come in and it was low. It causes the comfort drive to not work.

Would...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-09-2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,044
Posted By stang37
Iíll add a little confusion to this subject. I...

Iíll add a little confusion to this subject. I have a 2016 Ventana rear radiator. I discussed the heat issue several time with Cummins and Freightliner and the both same the same thing, its...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-13-2022, 05:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 785
Posted By stang37
There shouldn't be a problem parking most...

There shouldn't be a problem parking most anywhere in the lots out away from main flow. Most games are not a sellout.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-11-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 785
Posted By stang37
If you want to stop in Jackson stay in the Bass...

If you want to stop in Jackson stay in the Bass Pro parking lot or the baseball stadium parking lot across the street. Lots of police patrol that area. Check with Bass Pro before making your...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-14-2022, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By stang37
I take this route to avoid the stop and go red...

I take this route to avoid the stop and go red lights and traffic in Semmes, Al. area. US 98 to Ms 63 south at Lucedale Ms. to I-10. stay on I-10 thru the tunnel and on into Foley
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-13-2022, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,213
Posted By stang37
Anyone provide a business to order the repair...

Anyone provide a business to order the repair kits from? I tried Blue Ox and they don't sell kits I was told.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-05-2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,363
Posted By stang37
I'm looking for a toll transponder also and...

I'm looking for a toll transponder also and thinking about this one. You might check it out. It covers 19 states and they are suppose to add 3 or 4 more states. https://myopenroads.com/freedom-pass
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-05-2022, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By stang37
I would think this is extremely long. Have you...

I would think this is extremely long. Have you tried contacting NIRVC where you make the purchase? Either way you can contact this nice man and he will most likely respond shortly.


BRETT...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-28-2022, 05:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 700
Posted By stang37
We spent two week last summer in Chatfield State...

We spent two week last summer in Chatfield State Park. Lots of campsites and a nice facility.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-23-2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,185
Posted By stang37
Mine has worked all day and still going..

Mine has worked all day and still going..
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-22-2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 12,966
Posted By stang37
I'm using mine to add this. Guess it's still...

I'm using mine to add this. Guess it's still working along with another traveling buddy unit. Haven heard from AT&T either. Working tomorrow and next week will be a better sign.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 02-20-2022, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By stang37
You might check this out. ...

You might check this out. https://myopenroads.com/freedom-pass
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,029
Posted By stang37
After washing all I have every used was Meguiar's...

After washing all I have every used was Meguiar's cleaner polish and I do not have white streaks. I have the same fiberglass as you have. I wax the roof 1 to 2 times a year.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-30-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,210
Posted By stang37
I have Progressive now and last year. I received...

I have Progressive now and last year. I received an email stating 2022 would be $300 higher than 2021. I called my agent and ask for him to shop my coverage. He could see it was going up so HE said...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-26-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 951
Posted By stang37
Not sure I would use balance beads with the...

Not sure I would use balance beads with the Centramatic disk. I would prefer to have them balanced with lead weights when having Centramatic disk.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By stang37
https://www.motorhometires.com/ I've used...

https://www.motorhometires.com/

I've used them and they did a great job. Plan on using them again.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-21-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 933
Views: 109,283
Posted By stang37
Need some help here. I can not find the Customer...

Need some help here. I can not find the Customer Service email. Myself and a travel friend both want Starlink for our RVs. We signed up back in February but neither of us and locate the email. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,104
Posted By stang37
Thanks guys I probably would have never figured...

Thanks guys I probably would have never figured out they were closed. Thinking they just didn't want to answer the phone or make money!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,104
Posted By stang37
I've called Gaffney service every week for the...

I've called Gaffney service every week for the last three week. Once message was temporary closed and now it's just leave a message. Called yesterday and left a third message
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,354
Posted By stang37
Only Michelin make the 365/70R22.5 tire. Really...

Only Michelin make the 365/70R22.5 tire. Really hard to find since only one manufacture. Travel buddy needed one this summer and it took a month.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-20-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,485
Posted By stang37
FYI My air leak was a fitting just before the...

FYI My air leak was a fitting just before the pump. You could disconnect the city water and turn on the pump BUT NOT open a faucet and the pump would NOT run. Once you open a faucet the pump would...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-20-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,485
Posted By stang37
Best check for an air leak on the input side. I...

Best check for an air leak on the input side. I replaced my OEM pump with a variable speed pump and it would continue to run when no faucet were open. Put the old pump back in a and it stopped when...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-20-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,717
Posted By stang37
Do as I did, use the old gasket which is z...

Do as I did, use the old gasket which is z shaped. It's the only special gasket I know of and it's used to separated the return and discharge air. It came off really easy.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-16-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,965
Posted By stang37
As an original owner pictures with an email has...

As an original owner pictures with an email has worked for me and several other friends. Expect to get an email back with their answer. So far none of the original owner/friends have been rejected...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-31-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 710
Posted By stang37
If traveling I70 West of Denver I strongly...

If traveling I70 West of Denver I strongly suggest checking with Colorado DOT for road closures. I70 is currently closed due to mud slides and it stated will be closed thru the weekend. More rain...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-26-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By stang37
Try Tractor supply and look for tractor fixed...

Try Tractor supply and look for tractor fixed handle pins. I have the 7/8 diameter pin and that's where I got my extra ones. They didn't have the exact length I wanted so I cut them off to my...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-21-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By stang37
I watch the technician for NIRVC remove my sofa....

I watch the technician for NIRVC remove my sofa. He first remove the folding bed then started loosing the frame hold down bolts. After that he removed the bolts hold the sides and front and the back...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-19-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 680
Posted By stang37
Never had that issue on my Ventana. [Mod Edit]

Never had that issue on my Ventana. [Mod Edit]
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-18-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By stang37
Similar issue with my fridge. Turned out to be a...

Similar issue with my fridge. Turned out to be a frozen water line to the ice maker. I had the water disconnected and it wasn't making ice. It's happened a couple times when sitting for an extended...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-11-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,502
Posted By stang37
There is a Maverick station in Cortez on 160...

There is a Maverick station in Cortez on 160 which has big truck diesel pumps and about 14 miles further on 160 is the UTE Mountain tribal Travel Center Towaoc, CO. I'm headed that way tomorrow and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-23-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By stang37
Anyone put a cooler in a 4002 Ventana

I purchase a Dometic CFX3 95 dual zone cooler. I put the cooler in the bay just in front of the tv. Looking to see if someone has a cooler and what slide tray you used. I'm thinking the trays use in...
Forum: Allison Transmission Forum 05-21-2021, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By stang37
I was told by Allison tech to always stop in...

I was told by Allison tech to always stop in neutral before shift from reverse to drive or drive to reverse. I do not remember why but I follow his directions.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-18-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By stang37
I spray from the fan side also. I spray the...

I spray from the fan side also. I spray the cleaning fluid in without the engine running then spray again with the engine running to get the cleaning solution spread out over the entire CAC. With...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-13-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,370
Posted By stang37
I would think there would be a 12vdc plug down by...

I would think there would be a 12vdc plug down by the co-pilot seat where the tv/cable button is. I have one there and on the dash, but I have a 2016 Ventana. I plug my Garmin in there and mounted...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-01-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 984
Posted By stang37
I used two wide blade plastic putty knifes. Slide...

I used two wide blade plastic putty knifes. Slide them between the ceiling and light then took another stiffer putty knife slide it between the light and the wide blade knifes and pulled down. Light...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-01-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By stang37
I take my sample from the engine petcock located...

I take my sample from the engine petcock located by the oil filter. There's probably one in the same location on your engine.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-01-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,376
Posted By stang37
Found the same cracks on my Ventana although not...

Found the same cracks on my Ventana although not as bad as yours. I have a single vertical crack at each screw. Contacted Newmar in 2020 and they would repair if I made an appointment at the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-22-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 731
Posted By stang37
For sure my 2016 Ventana has the straight axle...

For sure my 2016 Ventana has the straight axle and I believe IFS is on the Dutch Star and up.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-22-2021, 06:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 731
Posted By stang37
After talking to FL 24/7 they say my tag shocks...

After talking to FL 24/7 they say my tag shocks are the same as the front shocks. They look to be about the same size. Guess I'll have to crawl under and check the number stamped on the shocks. I'm...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-21-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 731
Posted By stang37
Tag shock question

Lots of discussion on changing shocks on our motorhomes. I'm changing the front and drive, but no-one talks about changing the tag shocks. Shouldn't they be charged along with the others? If yes...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-10-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,210
Posted By stang37
Chief Deputy 105# in the steer and 95# in...

Chief Deputy

105# in the steer and 95# in the duals and tag
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-09-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,210
Posted By stang37
This may not help you. Based on my weights per...

This may not help you. Based on my weights per axle/tire position the tag tires carries about 1/2 the weight of the duals. I have two separate CAT scale weights checks which are combined duals and...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-19-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By stang37
In my search for tires I found this company. I...

In my search for tires I found this company. I like their price and a big plus for me was they will replace tires anywhere. They came to my home and changed the tires. If interested its...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-15-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,820
Posted By stang37
Yes that's not an advisable action. Really mess...

Yes that's not an advisable action. Really mess up the the truckers and make you very unpopular. In your case I would and I do carry an empty DEF container which I have filled at the pump after...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-13-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,820
Posted By stang37
When you go thru the process of answering the...

When you go thru the process of answering the questions at the pump it ask if you want DEF. When finished filling with diesel I replace the nozzle and remove the DEF nozzle and lay it on the ground...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-11-2021, 08:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By stang37
Sounds like the issue I had. The control...

Sounds like the issue I had. The control amperage wasn't correct. I had use the slid numerous times and all was fine. Then one day it just stopped when it started up the ramp. I could give it a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-24-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 863
Posted By stang37
Thanks for the replies. I think I going to go...

Thanks for the replies. I think I going to go with 2 or 4 of the Toyo 305/70/r22.5 to start with. I will get an all wheel alignment prior to installing new tires. This way I can split the cost over...
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