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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-01-2021, 01:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By ronlin11
The way I discovered my power cord was bad...

The way I discovered my power cord was bad happened when I had it extended fully out and I moved the cord to position it for closing the bay door. All of a sudden my transfer switch chattered. As I...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-15-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By ronlin11
Just found it! Located right under the outlet...

Just found it! Located right under the outlet and only about a 5 inch cord. It was tucked under the box and completely out of sight. I was looking for a longer cord but this will due just fine. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-15-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By ronlin11
Block Heater Cord Location

I have a 2014 Aspire 44U that has an outlet in the engine compartment which I thought was for the heater block but I can't seem to locate the cord to plug into it. My Monaco had a cord hanging out...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-16-2020, 12:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 891
Posted By ronlin11
Try Hartford thru AARP.

Try Hartford thru AARP.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-13-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By ronlin11
I have the same unit and in the past had the...

I have the same unit and in the past had the propane burner side fail and totally shut down. I was able to use the electric only and survived three weeks with it and had plenty of hot water. Unless...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-07-2020, 01:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 901
Posted By ronlin11
The DEF filter is to be changed every 200K or...

The DEF filter is to be changed every 200K or every two years. The 200K reference is for long haul truck drivers. This is a per an FMCA magazine article on DEF care.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-17-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By ronlin11
Reception Problems Sirus XM

I have a classic 2014 Aspire 44U which has had problems with reception on my satellite radio since I purchased it in 2014. I found the attached antenna and it solved my problem so if you have a...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-29-2020, 01:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By ronlin11
I went from a 2006 Diplomat to a 2014 44U and am...

I went from a 2006 Diplomat to a 2014 44U and am very satisfied with it. The radiator went out a 20K as did most. There is a kit for $300+ for the hydraulic system that needs to be purchased that...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-26-2020, 02:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By ronlin11
Your electric heat will come from your AC units...

Your electric heat will come from your AC units and their vents. The gas will come from the floor vents on most coaches as I am not familiar with your coach. I always use the AC units unless the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-26-2020, 02:46 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,349
Posted By ronlin11
If you are plugged in you must be at 13.2 or...

If you are plugged in you must be at 13.2 or above to charge the chassis batteries. I live in AZ so the heat will bring my charge down to 13.1 at times. When it gets cold here it will go to 13.4. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-20-2020, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By ronlin11
The most likely cause of transfer switch chatter...

The most likely cause of transfer switch chatter is going to be electrical flow being interrupted somewhere on you input. This could be a bad power cord, plug, power reel, power source, etc. You...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-10-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By ronlin11
I had transfer switch chatter but it turned out...

I had transfer switch chatter but it turned out to be a bad power cord reel. I discovered this by moving my power cord while plugged in and the cord was extended all the way out. I had already...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-30-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By ronlin11
Went down to the motor home today and emptied the...

Went down to the motor home today and emptied the rear bay to gain access to the transfer switch to check it for loose connections. Prior to checking the transfer switch I opened up the electrical...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-28-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By ronlin11
I replaced the power cord and the transfer switch...

I replaced the power cord and the transfer switch last year but the power cord was the real problem. I will go to the coach tomorrow and tighten down all of the shore power side of the transfer...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-28-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By ronlin11
Battery Charging Issues

My house batteries went to 12.9 charge about a month ago and because of that my chassis batteries went dead (charge has to be at 13.2 and above to charge chassis batteries). I was able to charge up...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-05-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By ronlin11
Where is the BIM located and what does it look...

Where is the BIM located and what does it look like? Am I correct on the positive and negative post hookup? Thanks for the advice.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-05-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By ronlin11
Charging Chassis Batteries

Unless I am using my coach on a regular basis the chassis batteries tend to go bad. This happened last week on batteries that were less than one year old. I am considering putting a battery charger...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-05-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 645
Posted By ronlin11
I noticed mine after a heavy rain and it turned...

I noticed mine after a heavy rain and it turned out to be the weep holes. It was still under warranty so the entire window had to be replaced after numerous attempts to unplug the weep hole failed. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-04-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 977
Posted By ronlin11
Old DEF

Started up the coach and the check engine light came on. Looked up the code (SPN 5742 FMI 4) and found it to be Aftertreatment Diesel Particulate Filter Temperature Sensor Module Voltage Below...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-28-2020, 01:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,161
Posted By ronlin11
One scoop of powder tide soap and lots of water...

One scoop of powder tide soap and lots of water since 2005. No problems with smell etc.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-19-2020, 01:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By ronlin11
That is what I used mine for a nice 30' extension...

That is what I used mine for a nice 30' extension cord!!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-14-2020, 02:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By ronlin11
I replaced two transfer switches before I...

I replaced two transfer switches before I realized that it was my power cord wheel that was defective. Try taking your cord all the way out while it is plugged in then move it up and down on the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-14-2020, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 700
Posted By ronlin11
To replace the mechanism that opens and closes...

To replace the mechanism that opens and closes the cover you should be able to do everything from the top of the coach. I replaced mine by removing four screws from the fan cover on the top of the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 06-11-2020, 01:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 710
Posted By ronlin11
That light is for your locking alarm system...

That light is for your locking alarm system controlled by you key fob.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-31-2020, 01:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,005
Posted By ronlin11
Thank you for the response. I saw a you tube...

Thank you for the response. I saw a you tube video where they took a 1/4" drill bit and widened the groove on the roller and slid the cover out that way without removing the tube. Any thoughts on...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-30-2020, 01:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,005
Posted By ronlin11
Mine are starting to go even with indoor storage...

Mine are starting to go even with indoor storage but it has been six years. I have been successful using flex glue on the edges but now they are starting to go in the center of where they are...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-30-2020, 12:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 596
Posted By ronlin11
I remove the hub and lug nut covers then use a...

I remove the hub and lug nut covers then use a towel type rag with Zephyr polish (was rated best polish in motor home magazine test). I wear gloves and use only the rag getting in between the lugs...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-27-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,195
Posted By ronlin11
The road scum issue occurs mainly in the hotter...

The road scum issue occurs mainly in the hotter months when the roads heat up and there is not much rain (in some areas). The tags get road scum kicked up from the duals. During the winter I don't...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-25-2020, 01:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,195
Posted By ronlin11
The best way to find out if it is a leak is to...

The best way to find out if it is a leak is to take off the hub and look at the oilier to see if it is leaking. When I looked at mine no leaks but I torqued it anyway. Again in my case it was just...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-24-2020, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By ronlin11
I believe they have a lifetime warranty if you...

I believe they have a lifetime warranty if you can provide proof of purchase.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-24-2020, 01:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,195
Posted By ronlin11
Mine has done this for the last six years and...

Mine has done this for the last six years and never required any additional oil. As far as I can tell it is just road scum. I take off the hub and all of the lug nut caps and clean them. As I look...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-15-2020, 02:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 695
Posted By ronlin11
I find that the longer my coach sits with the...

I find that the longer my coach sits with the jacks down the more they will screech when retracted as the shaft dries out when extended. I normally spray the shafts with silicone prior to retracting...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-11-2020, 02:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 539
Posted By ronlin11
Did mine about three months ago, same issue. The...

Did mine about three months ago, same issue. The hardest part is not pinching the wires when replacing the entire unit in the opening and lining up the clip on bolts that secure the unit. The...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-07-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,529
Posted By ronlin11
Accuride vs Accushield. Accuride is not coated...

Accuride vs Accushield. Accuride is not coated Accushield is coated.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 04-03-2020, 02:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 846
Posted By ronlin11
I use a 30' and a 10' extension in addition to my...

I use a 30' and a 10' extension in addition to my 33' cord on the motor home and have no problems using all AC units, refrigerator, etc. off a 50 amp outlet.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-23-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By ronlin11
The LG model number is: LMVH1711ST/01. This...

The LG model number is: LMVH1711ST/01. This model fits perfectly in the Samsung space but you will need to use it's back bracket and readjust the existing hanging bracket with new bolt holes for...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-23-2020, 02:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By ronlin11
My LG replacement was a couple of years ago so I...

My LG replacement was a couple of years ago so I doubt it is still on the market but I am going down there today so I will get the number for you. Be aware that it is not an exact fit some new...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-22-2020, 12:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By ronlin11
I would recommend replacing it right away. Mine...

I would recommend replacing it right away. Mine started acting up so I took it apart and pushed all of the electrical connections and it started working again. Went on a trip and it quit for good. ...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 03-15-2020, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By ronlin11
If you are talking about your surge guard...

If you are talking about your surge guard transfer switch the power goes to the breakers above the drivers seat (at least in my coach). From there it goes to the inverter, refrigerator, etc. What...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-18-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,399
Posted By ronlin11
We have not used ours in six years.

We have not used ours in six years.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-10-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 16,854
Posted By ronlin11
Your DOT date says the tires were made in 2014.

Your DOT date says the tires were made in 2014.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 02-09-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By ronlin11
This unit has a temperature probe that is...

This unit has a temperature probe that is embedded in the unit fins that lets the unit know when to shut down to defrost. That probe has come out so you need to push it back into the fins of the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-06-2020, 12:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,901
Posted By ronlin11
Since I purchased mine six years ago, I always...

Since I purchased mine six years ago, I always hit the "all jacks retract" button several times as I am airing up after it has been leveled. I was told to do this by the salesman at MHSRV. When my...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 12-05-2019, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By ronlin11
If they are Goodyear tires they are noted for...

If they are Goodyear tires they are noted for abnormal wear. The first thing I did when I purchased my coach was replace the steer tires and I have not had any problems in 25K.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-30-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,008
Posted By ronlin11
Take a little commercial grade Velcro on each...

Take a little commercial grade Velcro on each spot where it closes and all should be well on the coming out when you travel. One of my large pantries on the side of my refrigerator was doing this...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-13-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 17,914
Posted By ronlin11
Mine went at 20K with no support from Spartan. I...

Mine went at 20K with no support from Spartan. I had complained several times about antifreeze usage but should of had it pressure checked so I paid for it all.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-01-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By ronlin11
Lazydays KOA is a great park.

Lazydays KOA is a great park.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-11-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By ronlin11
Speedco now open 24 hours?

Got to my Speedco (Casa Grande AZ) at 6:30 a.m. expecting it to open at 7:00 a.m. but noticed one of the bay doors half open. A few minutes later the bay doors opened and I was in. Normally there...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,096
Posted By ronlin11
DTV Requiring Separate Accounts for Home and RV

I was talking to a man in the doctors office waiting room today who had a 5th Wheel that he used to go up to the mountains in the summer (this is in Arizona). He had standard definition on a dome...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By ronlin11
If you go to a commercial truck tire shop you can...

If you go to a commercial truck tire shop you can get at least $100 each in trade for the old 275's as they are used for truck trailer tires. On my 06 Diplomat I got $100 each for the 5 year old 275...
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