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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-26-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By wildmanbaker
Its not just you Scott, I had the same problem. ...

Its not just you Scott, I had the same problem.
Jim
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-13-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,051
Posted By wildmanbaker
Really, we live in Kennewick and just renewed for...

Really, we live in Kennewick and just renewed for our toad and MH, and was more than what you just said.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-31-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By wildmanbaker
I would recommend a PowerMax converter, if the...

I would recommend a PowerMax converter, if the current one is not working. I have used WFCO and Intelli power converters, with poor results. I have had 35 amp, 40 amp and 70 amp converters, but the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-28-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,359
Posted By wildmanbaker
If someone asks for my SSN, I ask why, are you...

If someone asks for my SSN, I ask why, are you offering me employment? As for a bank account number, na na moosey breath. If I'm writing you a check, the account number is on the check. This is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-02-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By wildmanbaker
The problem is the No Splash bleach. The no...

The problem is the No Splash bleach. The no splash additive is what is making the foam. We found this out during the shortages last year. I was mixing some bleach with water in a bucket for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-25-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 864
Posted By wildmanbaker
We have and use a larger Cat. LP heater in the MH...

We have and use a larger Cat. LP heater in the MH when dry camping in the Fall/Winter. The heater will shutdown on low O2, due to the moisture in the air from combustion. The lowest O2 level in the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-19-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By wildmanbaker
These are the probable causes of coolant in the...

These are the probable causes of coolant in the oil on ford big blocks.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-12-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By wildmanbaker
Thanks for the information. I would go to a...

Thanks for the information. I would go to a propane distrubutor and show/ask if there is a better hose that can be used in this applacation.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-31-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,118
Posted By wildmanbaker
This solar panel only charges the chassis...

This solar panel only charges the chassis battery. At 5, or 10 watts, it does not charge any battery to any extent. It is meant to maintain the battery only. 5 or 10 watts is not enough to over...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-29-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,464
Posted By wildmanbaker
Well Bill, you really put him in his place. Are...

Well Bill, you really put him in his place. Are you disagreeing with anything that he has stated? Or, you believe is incorrect? You must have the best roads in the country to travel on.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-28-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,206
Posted By wildmanbaker
Try contacting you local county licensing agent,...

Try contacting you local county licensing agent, and find out what they require for registration/title change. Sometimes the actual transaction must be carried out at their facility, so they can...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-21-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,423
Posted By wildmanbaker
Twinboats post #4 has the answers. Do people...

Twinboats post #4 has the answers. Do people never have a flat, or get new tires? Do you think the tire people only lift one side of an axle at a time? This quesstion comes up every so often, and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-14-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By wildmanbaker
This debate has been going on for decades. Take...

This debate has been going on for decades. Take pictures of what you are going to disconnect. Make a list of what you disconnect, and a general location of it so you can find them and reconnect...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,123
Posted By wildmanbaker
If you contact your local State Patrol inspection...

If you contact your local State Patrol inspection office, I believe they can help you. WA license plates and registered owners are "Public Information" and are easy to obtain.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,434
Posted By wildmanbaker
I have the same HF compressor, and it works great...

I have the same HF compressor, and it works great and pretty quick to 90 psi. The only problem I have had with it is if you try to start it against the tire pressure, it will blow the fuse, and 40...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-01-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By wildmanbaker
Or, if your meter has a battery inside, its time...

Or, if your meter has a battery inside, its time to replace it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By wildmanbaker
What Joe said. GE's seem to be used in a lot of...

What Joe said. GE's seem to be used in a lot of the RV units.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-26-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By wildmanbaker
48 hours is not unusal for having the batteries...

48 hours is not unusal for having the batteries last without charging. We generally do not need to run a generator unless we are watching a movie, or Sat. With good batteries, we have had them last...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-20-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,386
Posted By wildmanbaker
[QUOTE=MRUSA14;5270762]Yes, but you are at the...

[QUOTE=MRUSA14;5270762]Yes, but you are at the diesel pumps, not the gas pumps. Diesel is far less flammable than gas, and the risk is therefore much higher at the gas pumps.

The OP should get...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-06-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 528
Posted By wildmanbaker
I believe you need a connection between 4 and 5,...

I believe you need a connection between 4 and 5, with a T above 1. If their is room, I would have a ball valve going to number 4, 5, and 1. This should get water to the whole system with the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-03-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 20
Pace Arrow: Fleetwood paint codes
Views: 1,942
Posted By wildmanbaker
If and when you get the paint codes, NAPA can mix...

If and when you get the paint codes, NAPA can mix the paint in pints, quarts, gallons, and rattle cans.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 04-19-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By wildmanbaker
More than likely, you have a hose disconnected,...

More than likely, you have a hose disconnected, or has a leak. The other problem is, how is it getting into the people area?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-13-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,533
Posted By wildmanbaker
OMG! This should not go any futher.

OMG! This should not go any futher.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-07-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,282
Posted By wildmanbaker
Kevin, PM Howard, the House Husband about what he...

Kevin, PM Howard, the House Husband about what he has done to his. It seems like it is working out for him. Remember, there is no substitute for cubic inches. Good luck and keep us informed.
Jim
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-04-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 11,210
Posted By wildmanbaker
Well this has made my day!

Well this has made my day!
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-02-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By wildmanbaker
John, thanks for the reply, I was wondering if...

John, thanks for the reply, I was wondering if just removing the door made it work, or what happened.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-01-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By wildmanbaker
OK, what did you do to correct the problem?

OK, what did you do to correct the problem?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-29-2020, 12:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By wildmanbaker
To further expand on what Twinboat has told you,...

To further expand on what Twinboat has told you, the isolation relay should have the same voltage on the big side terminals to ground, on each side. The limit is 0.2 volts difference. If you are...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-17-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,853
Posted By wildmanbaker
LOL, but it is entertaining.

LOL, but it is entertaining.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-14-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,853
Posted By wildmanbaker
There a bunch of opinions on this weight oil,...

There a bunch of opinions on this weight oil, some based on facts, some on myths. If the 15-40 is diesel rated, it is better for it, as it contains zinc and other additives to prevent wear. If you...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-07-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 937
Posted By wildmanbaker
Used them when we had a TT with a super slide,...

Used them when we had a TT with a super slide, but not with the MH. The MH is heaver and has better leveling system than the TT with scissor jacks.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-01-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 777
Posted By wildmanbaker
In a perfect world, yes, but I have seen very few...

In a perfect world, yes, but I have seen very few color coded battery hook-ups on RVs of any make.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-29-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,354
Posted By wildmanbaker
Hohenwad48, I like your 222 theory, I believe I...

Hohenwad48, I like your 222 theory, I believe I will try to use it a lot more now.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-26-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By wildmanbaker
welcome to the Forum. In this case, yes, change...

welcome to the Forum.
In this case, yes, change them. I did mine at less than 3 years, and half of the studs on the passenger side, came out with the nuts. Get everything you will need before you...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-26-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 382
Posted By wildmanbaker
What LT said, it must be related. This seems...

What LT said, it must be related. This seems like the problems people have after changing house batteries. One lead has slipped down before installing the new batteries. Best of luck.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-17-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 718
Posted By wildmanbaker
Have used, used dryer sheets and car wash...

Have used, used dryer sheets and car wash solution. Works pretty well and doesn't seem to scratch.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-24-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 15,390
Posted By wildmanbaker
WOW! A lot of assumptions on your part. It may...

WOW!
A lot of assumptions on your part. It may be that replies like this are why the PO has disappeared. I don't know you, you don't know me, or the OP. You or I cannot , or should not make...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-12-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By wildmanbaker
Ran ours down the refrigerator vent, and tied...

Ran ours down the refrigerator vent, and tied into the wiring from the converter, which is under the refrigerator, and feeds to the batteries under the steps. This was the shortest and easiest run...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-12-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 15,390
Posted By wildmanbaker
It should have been Bigot, but auto correct is...

It should have been Bigot, but auto correct is set to overrule. I stand by my statement about the 2k invertor generators. Just because one will start an AC, doesn't mean one should do this on a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-11-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 15,390
Posted By wildmanbaker
Not all Honda 2K generators will start an AC. ...

Not all Honda 2K generators will start an AC. They are all tuned different on the current regulators. We are starting to sound like begets. The OP is trying too stay independent, and not live off...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-03-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By wildmanbaker
Its not quite as easy as removing the night...

Its not quite as easy as removing the night stand. You must also widen the base to support the wider mattress. If the bed is in a slide, this may be harder to make wider than you think. This could...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-29-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By wildmanbaker
The 1402 already has a circ. fan in the freezer...

The 1402 already has a circ. fan in the freezer and refrer. It also auto defrosted every night at 1:00 am if the clock is set. If it is not defrosting, you defrost heating elements may need some...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-29-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 220
American Coach: Basement Rust Repair
Views: 31,639
Posted By wildmanbaker
Its always good when something you fix/rebuild...

Its always good when something you fix/rebuild fits and looks good. Since the floor is up and in place the rest should be fairly easy and straight forward. Please keep us posted.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-27-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,014
Posted By wildmanbaker
There are kits that allow you to test for glycol...

There are kits that allow you to test for glycol in the oil. IF you are loosing power and coolant, pull the dip stick and see what it looks like.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-18-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,087
Posted By wildmanbaker
Front and rear pan hard bars, CHF, Sumo, Timbren,...

Front and rear pan hard bars, CHF, Sumo, Timbren, or air bags all the way around.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-17-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,468
Posted By wildmanbaker
The time limit for an oil change is based on the...

The time limit for an oil change is based on the fact that some vehicles set and idle for long periods without incurring mileage.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-14-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By wildmanbaker
OK, what is it you are asking?

OK, what is it you are asking?
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-09-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,084
Posted By wildmanbaker
It was reprogramed to a lower RPM, and more...

It was reprogramed to a lower RPM, and more torque.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-03-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 220
American Coach: Basement Rust Repair
Views: 31,639
Posted By wildmanbaker
Who knows if the frame work was to have some...

Who knows if the frame work was to have some protectant on it or not. Production, protection, protection, is the name of the game. They may not had time for the coating to dry for assembly, or they...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-25-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,658
Posted By wildmanbaker
You might want to stop running it monthly. You...

You might want to stop running it monthly. You are probably doing more damage than just letting it set. Without actually loading the drive train, the engine does not get enough heat to burn off...
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