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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-26-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
It is the board in the EMS. I was able to jump 2...

It is the board in the EMS. I was able to jump 2 pins on connector J4 and get #2 AC to run on shore power. After I put the connector back on I was still able to get #2 to run. #1 AC now takes longer...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
I think I found something. I have a Intellitec 50...

I think I found something. I have a Intellitec 50 amp Smart EMS panel. The installation manual states the load shed portion is only used when 120 vac 30 amp shore power is applied. It is disabled...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
On shore power I have 121.5 vac on both legs out...

On shore power I have 121.5 vac on both legs out of the transfer switch and into the main breakers in the circuit breaker panel. All breakers in the circuit breaker panel have power out of them....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
I had not switched off any breakers prior to...

I had not switched off any breakers prior to seeing this issue. In trouble shooting I have tripped and reset all breakers and removed and restored power.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
The coach is a 2008 Bounder gasser. Yes...

The coach is a 2008 Bounder gasser. Yes everything is the same. I thought it might be the transfer switch. But the voltages are good 121.5 vac and everything that is ac powered works including AC #2...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
Thank you for your replies. As I stated I know I...

Thank you for your replies. As I stated I know I can only run 1 ac at a time. On 30 amps I can run either ac, I have been doing this for 10 years. My issue is I can no longer run #2 on shore power. 3...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-25-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,202
Posted By redcolorado
Air Conditioner runs on Generator not on shore power

Both of my air conditioner run fine on generator. But only #1 will run on shore power. I have checked and tightened all connectors from the house to the circuit breaker panel in the coach. All...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-09-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 28,111
Posted By redcolorado
Washing, waxing and getting ready to sell it. My...

Washing, waxing and getting ready to sell it. My RV days are over. The only place we go in it now is to the Texas coast 4 times a year to fish. We are buying a vacation home in Flour Bluff Texas. We...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-07-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 847
Posted By redcolorado
We are at home the Bounder is in the back yard....

We are at home the Bounder is in the back yard. Our traveling is at a end. The last 2 years we have only gone to the Texas coast 4 times a year to fish. When this virus thing is over we are going to...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,532
Posted By redcolorado
We will see in the coming months. In the mean...

We will see in the coming months. In the mean time be safe and be well.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,532
Posted By redcolorado
Your math assumes all not dead will survive.

Your math assumes all not dead will survive.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,532
Posted By redcolorado
Number of survived + number of deaths times 35% =...

Number of survived + number of deaths times 35% = almost the number of deaths. Everyone else is basing their numbers on the number infected vs number of deaths, or the number of deaths in past...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,532
Posted By redcolorado
I hope you are right. But my numbers come from...

I hope you are right. But my numbers come from The Center for System Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins. You are assuming they do not include everyone. What is the basis for your assumption?
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,532
Posted By redcolorado
These are the numbers that worry me. Total...

These are the numbers that worry me. Total recovered in the US 8434, total deaths in the US 4633. This is almost a 35% death rate. I do not care what the CDC or any government agency says these are...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 04-01-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,025
Posted By redcolorado
It was on a news feed a couple of days ago....

It was on a news feed a couple of days ago. Stories in The Sun, Washington Post, National Post, Bloomberg News and many others. Google news china funeral urns.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-31-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,017
Posted By redcolorado
:thumb: Right On. We only eat what we cook.

:thumb: Right On. We only eat what we cook.
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-31-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,025
Posted By redcolorado
I have been monitoring the reported cases by...

I have been monitoring the reported cases by country. The number of reported cases in China has not increased in 4 days, all other countries have increased. But the number of urns delivered to...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-31-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,025
Posted By redcolorado
I got my non essential underwear and battery...

I got my non essential underwear and battery charger from Amazon today. Amazon advised me that they have suspended 2 day delivery on most "non essential" items. Took 4 days on my underwear and...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-31-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,025
Posted By redcolorado
Home Depot has alcohol bought a couple of liters...

Home Depot has alcohol bought a couple of liters a few weeks ago. We grow alovara in the garden. Mix 1/3 pulp with 2/3 alcohol and a little dish washing liquid and you have hand sanitizer. Also...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,588
Posted By redcolorado
How is your RV more isolated than your house? My...

How is your RV more isolated than your house? My class A is parked in the back yard. But my house is more comfortable. All my utilities work and it is well stocked with food, water and entertainment....
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-30-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,797
Posted By redcolorado
Give it to charity if you don't feel you deserve...

Give it to charity if you don't feel you deserve it. I look at it as more of MY tax money I am getting back. And it will buy a lot of beer.:thumb:
Forum: Full-Timers 03-29-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,457
Posted By redcolorado
We left Corpus Christi NAS RV park Thursday. They...

We left Corpus Christi NAS RV park Thursday. They have cancelled all reservations and were not allowing anyone to extend their stay. We left early because the fishing piers all closed. We did get...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-29-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 19,797
Posted By redcolorado
I am dreading needing a haircut. My wife has a...

I am dreading needing a haircut. My wife has a pair of wall clippers she uses on the dog. Poor dog:nonono:. O well I have plenty of hats and I am not going anywhere any time soon.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-14-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,109
Posted By redcolorado
When I installed the Stay and Play in my Colorado...

When I installed the Stay and Play in my Colorado I had a concern that the brakes could activate uncommanded. The light strip that comes with the Stay and Play does not indicate that the brake pedal...
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-12-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 21,013
Posted By redcolorado
My wife returned from South Korea 10 days ago....

My wife returned from South Korea 10 days ago. She shows no symptoms of the virus, but we are self quarantining until Monday 16 March. Monday we are going to the coast for 3 weeks fishing. At the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-04-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By redcolorado
The truck tire shop I bought my MH tires from...

The truck tire shop I bought my MH tires from completely understood when I asked him to get recent date code tires. He said he knew we rarely wore our tires out and changed them at 5 to 7 years. When...
Forum: Just Conversation 03-04-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,270
Posted By redcolorado
I felt the same way when I was working. I would...

I felt the same way when I was working. I would rather talk to someone face to face than email. I actually had a co worker in the next office send me a email about lunch. Last week my grandson sent...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-04-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 997
Posted By redcolorado
I could not see the led strip on the back of the...

I could not see the led strip on the back of the mirror. I also wanted positive proof that the toad brake pedal had actually moved when commanded. I used the "blue" wire previously mentioned. I...
Forum: Just Conversation 03-03-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,270
Posted By redcolorado
Never understood the need for social media. If I...

Never understood the need for social media. If I want to communicate with someone I call them. If I want them to have a picture I send it to them. But then I keep my phone on privacy mode 24/7. Just...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-03-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,288
Posted By redcolorado
Did the same thing with my 2015 Colorado. Got the...

Did the same thing with my 2015 Colorado. Got the base plates, tow bar and wiring installed free. They put me up in a hotel in Pender at corporate rate and gave me a loaner car while they did my...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 02-21-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,672
Posted By redcolorado
The only time we use the commissary is when we...

The only time we use the commissary is when we are staying in the base RV park. Wife does buy some make up in the exchange and adult beverages are sometimes cheaper.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-21-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,329
Posted By redcolorado
I don't know the make of mine but it was cheap on...

I don't know the make of mine but it was cheap on Ebay. It does 1080p to a micro sd card. The video is good quality. When I it use for scenic drives like Yellowstone I mount it to the windshield on...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-21-2020, 08:38 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 27,201
Posted By redcolorado
:thumb: ditto. Did all that when I was younger &...

:thumb: ditto. Did all that when I was younger & poorer. Now I am older and like my comforts. We are travelers/tourists not "campers". If the weather is good we are gone from the RV. Usually fishing....
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-16-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,580
Posted By redcolorado
You do not need to remove the jack to change the...

You do not need to remove the jack to change the brake. Remove the black rubber cover being careful not to damage it. With the cover removed there are 2 or 3 screw, don"t remember which, that hold...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-14-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,580
Posted By redcolorado
Last year my left rear jack would not retract...

Last year my left rear jack would not retract from the control panel. I released the brake on the jack manually and it started to retract from the weight of the coach. I jumped 12 vdc to it and...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-13-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,580
Posted By redcolorado
I have that system on my 2008 Bounder. I have had...

I have that system on my 2008 Bounder. I have had little trouble with it in 10 years. First off if you can't get a jack to retract remove the connector at the jack, the one with the large wires. Then...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 02-12-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 29,793
Posted By redcolorado
Do a little research, I just did, and you will...

Do a little research, I just did, and you will find pit bulls and pit bull mixes are involved in over 20% of dog bite cases. I know ALL dogs will bite to protect themselves and their family from a...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 02-12-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By redcolorado
I could not see a way to run HDMI to my rear TV....

I could not see a way to run HDMI to my rear TV. So I use a Amazon Fire Stick and the Dish Anywhere app. This gets the Sat to the rear TV, OTA comes in over existing coax. I do the same in the house...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-01-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,681
Posted By redcolorado
I had Allstate for years, had 5 policies at one...

I had Allstate for years, had 5 policies at one time. Now I have none with them. I cancelled them due to steady rate increases and they have never asked why I cancelled.
I have had good services...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-07-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 759
Posted By redcolorado
Check your brakes on the motors. The previous...

Check your brakes on the motors. The previous owner may have released the brake for some reason and did not reset them. The brake has a handle inside a rubber boot on the end of the motor that moves...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-04-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,733
Posted By redcolorado
I had a similar issue with Texas when I went to...

I had a similar issue with Texas when I went to renew my MH tags a couple of years ago. The tags on the MH were transferred from a truck that I was selling. The tags were Disabled Veteran with the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 01-02-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,564
Posted By redcolorado
It depends on the electric rate. If my Tesla...

It depends on the electric rate. If my Tesla Model S was fully discharged and the electric rate was 10 cents per kilowatt hour it would cost $10.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-23-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,768
Posted By redcolorado
The reason for disconnecting the battery on the...

The reason for disconnecting the battery on the Colorado/Canyon is because of the electric power steering assist. It is always active. When I first got my Colorado I towed it with the key in the off...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-14-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,192
Posted By redcolorado
Same thing can be done on a Android phone by...

Same thing can be done on a Android phone by turning on Privacy mode. And it does not inhibit alerts. Been doing it for 2 years. The scammers are getting smarter. My phone was set to ring if someone...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-04-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,431
Posted By redcolorado
I got rid of the Bomb when I replaced the front...

I got rid of the Bomb when I replaced the front TV. My set up is:
1. Sat receiver to front TV via HDMI. Sat to rear TV via Amazon Fire Stick and Dish Anywhere app.
2. DVD to front TV via HDMI. Rear...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-04-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By redcolorado
Attached is the Power Gear...

Attached is the Power Gear Calibration/Installation procedure. The Calibration procedure is on page 4. I have used it to set zero point.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-26-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,070
Posted By redcolorado
Amazon ALEKO LM15030FT 5 Core Electrical Wire...

Amazon
ALEKO LM15030FT 5 Core Electrical Wire Cable Conductor for Gate Openers Accessories 30 Feet Black
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-24-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 668
Posted By redcolorado
Yes. Rayzar is mounted on a upside down 18"...

Yes. Rayzar is mounted on a upside down 18" aluminum pie pan on top of the old bat wing antenna mount. I cut 12 " off the risers due to difficulty raising and lowering. Been using this setup for over...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 11-23-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 15,706
Posted By redcolorado
And they have sold 114,500 Model 3s in the first...

And they have sold 114,500 Model 3s in the first 9 months of 2019. Not bad for being swept under the rug. But the truck is...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 11-23-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 14,687
Posted By redcolorado
I was at Lackland in July 63. I gained 10 lbs in...

I was at Lackland in July 63. I gained 10 lbs in 4 weeks, then came field training. I was so tired after a day of field training I lived on chocolate milk for that week. Weighed 140 when I arrived...
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