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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-03-2021, 04:58 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,111
Posted By iRV4FUN
This is our eighteenth year of class A ownership...

This is our eighteenth year of class A ownership and wouldn’t trade it for a wooden nickel. As in the past. The RV industry thrives and dies based upon gas prices. It is not a matter if but when gas...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-03-2021, 04:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,119
Posted By iRV4FUN
I wish we could all predict that we will never...

I wish we could all predict that we will never need to backup with a toad. That is why you literally need to know your stops and google street view them with a toad. Not all gas stations are toad...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-02-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 827
Posted By iRV4FUN
This and other P32 heyjacks videos should be...

This and other P32 heyjacks videos should be placed in the sticky section of the Workhorse Forum. Very well done 👍
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-19-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,071
Posted By iRV4FUN
You need to look VERY closely at your clear...

You need to look VERY closely at your clear plastic reservoir tank at the base of the pump near the screw attachments. Particularly the front driver’s side top section.

Recently my tank cracked...
Forum: Damon 08-24-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 44,893
Posted By iRV4FUN
I had that problem and it took several years to...

I had that problem and it took several years to figure out. My front headlight was rubbing against the fiberglass. Thin piece of rubber wedged between solved it. So glad itís gone! :dance:
Forum: Damon 08-24-2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,301
Posted By iRV4FUN
Look into a portable AC unit. They have gotten...

Look into a portable AC unit. They have gotten smaller and affordable. Just need to vent to the side or underneath your unit and run a 110 cord to the campground post. I doubt my 30A would work...
Forum: Damon 07-13-2019, 06:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 749
Posted By iRV4FUN
I can’t part with my bedroom Fantastic Fan. Total...

I can’t part with my bedroom Fantastic Fan. Total love it for dry camping and those cool nights. My solution for a second AC will be one of those small portable AC units. I just need to run a dryer...
Forum: Damon 07-11-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 923
Posted By iRV4FUN
If your rig never had a ladder, then it might be...

If your rig never had a ladder, then it might be very difficult to match.

If it was my rig, I’d look around for a similar make and model with a ladder. Look for a manufacturerer name badge. Then...
Forum: Damon 07-10-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 749
Posted By iRV4FUN
That sounds like an interesting project. Do you...

That sounds like an interesting project. Do you need to upgrade to a 50 amp? Iíd love to have a second AC but the 30 gets my unit into more camping spots then a 50 would.
Forum: Damon 07-10-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 732
Posted By iRV4FUN
I don’t have any outside the ordinary issues with...

I don’t have any outside the ordinary issues with my 03. Not heard of any other owners having a known problem. I had my refrigerator recalled after I had the ammonia leak. Still have the original...
Forum: Damon 07-10-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 923
Posted By iRV4FUN
Most parts are manufactured by another company...

Most parts are manufactured by another company and Damon installs them so as long as that company has parts it shouldnít be a problem. Iíve not had any problems finding various parts.
Forum: New Rig Show-Off! 04-16-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,409
Posted By iRV4FUN
Looks like you stole it! I like the Dolphin...

Looks like you stole it! I like the Dolphin brand on a Workhorse Cassis. Very good quality. And not a bad toad! Congratulations!!!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-16-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,510
Posted By iRV4FUN
I absolutely believe that you have a coolant...

I absolutely believe that you have a coolant issue and I know what that feels like. Sorry I hijacked your thread. I learned from the iRV2 WHCC legends that used to post here that the overflow tank...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-15-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,510
Posted By iRV4FUN
Exclamation Iím pretty sure thereís a WHCC technical bulletin...

Iím pretty sure thereís a WHCC technical bulletin and numerous posts on checking radiator fluid level and the false readings from the overflow tank. After the engine has cooled to a safe temperature...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-14-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,510
Posted By iRV4FUN
I know this issue has been talked about before on...

I know this issue has been talked about before on irv2. I did the radiator cap, the pressure test, and had numerous qualified mechanics look at and couldn’t diagnose my problem. My coolant temp...
Forum: Damon 04-05-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By iRV4FUN
The V1ís are a fairly new product offering. They...

The V1ís are a fairly new product offering. They have had some very good top five and top ten reviews. My V1-9007 set came in the white product box. The older version come in a red product box and...
Forum: Damon 04-05-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By iRV4FUN
Lightbulb Night Riders ó Headlights Solved

I like traveling at night. Less traffic and can click off some miles before breakfast. Problem has been that my headlights were extremely weak. Tried numerous different bulbs all with the same poor...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-22-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,225
Posted By iRV4FUN
My power steering reservoir is driver side front...

My power steering reservoir is driver side front accessed through front hood near the battery. My power steering fluid looked like muddy water and it made whining sounds. I removed most of the...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-22-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,510
Posted By iRV4FUN
Got rid of the DexCool many years ago. Not a big...

Got rid of the DexCool many years ago. Not a big fan.

Also had a small radiator fluid leak. Could smell it but couldn't see it. Then I noticed a small cold leak running down the passenger side...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-22-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,638
Posted By iRV4FUN
Best advise is to leave the AP buzzer in place. ...

Best advise is to leave the AP buzzer in place.

I've often threatened to put some tape over the leveling buzzer to muffle it's sound. It's so loud it drowns out the DW. :rofl:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-28-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,186
Posted By iRV4FUN
Yes, we can buy it back. DW was given a rough...

Yes, we can buy it back. DW was given a rough estimate of $3000

The insurance folks are using a third party outfit to come up with a dollar amount. Maybe I should hire a third party to represent...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-25-2018, 06:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,186
Posted By iRV4FUN
Sad to report! My insurance company has turned...

Sad to report! My insurance company has turned my RV over to their total loss department. I went through my insurance to avoid the gut wrenching experience of a back in forth with the repair shop's...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-23-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,186
Posted By iRV4FUN
Thanks for all your responses. I've got the...

Thanks for all your responses. I've got the insurance people involved and the shop admits.

Could the roll down the hill with the rear axle hub unbolted cause damage to my rear axle? Sometimes...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,186
Posted By iRV4FUN
My RV rolled upright. Not sure what caused it to...

My RV rolled upright. Not sure what caused it to roll backwards down the hill. My slides were in.

A repair shop was working on replacing one of my rear hub seals. All I know is when I arrived...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,186
Posted By iRV4FUN
Question Motor Home Twisted -- Is it Safe to Drive?

My motor home rolled backwards down a hill and planted the hitch receiver into the ground taking most of the blow. I will have the chassis frame inspected next week. My greatest concern is the...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-27-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,441
Posted By iRV4FUN
Lightbulb A year ago I had the Ignition Switch Mod done + I...

A year ago I had the Ignition Switch Mod done + I had Module Master do the Instrument Cluster Blue LCD.



Everything works fine including the Blue LCD except the Cluster lighting just went...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-03-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,068
Posted By iRV4FUN
There was a problem with the 2001 - 2002 Vin G...

There was a problem with the 2001 - 2002 Vin G engines. For High Oil Consumption greater then 1 qt / 100 gallons. Solution is new intake manifold bolts. Service bulletin Jasper Engines 11/03

My...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-03-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By iRV4FUN
My P32 had two recalls: tachometer and cats. ...

My P32 had two recalls: tachometer and cats. Look under the hood there should be Workhorse Recall Performed stickers for each.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-03-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,430
Posted By iRV4FUN
Just bought one at a Chevy dealer. RV stored a...

Just bought one at a Chevy dealer. RV stored a couple of miles away so will post P/N when I get a chance. Autozone had one as well.

My sensor is leaking. Probably knocked or removed and reset...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-16-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,414
Posted By iRV4FUN
Pulling my 8.1L with a 180 T out of winter...

Pulling my 8.1L with a 180 T out of winter storage :dance: and can't wait to hear that roar! Except my roar will be from my Banks headers.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-04-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,484
Posted By iRV4FUN
We have a similar AC setup. I learned a little...

We have a similar AC setup. I learned a little this summer to be dangerous when it comes to AC systems. My takeaway was you not only loose Freon , you also loose oil. The Dryer ages and should be...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-09-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,341
Posted By iRV4FUN
This has been a very expensive repair year. An...

This has been a very expensive repair year. An MAF cleaning is much cheaper and more common a problem then the AC Compressor failure thatI experienced.

Removing the doghouse made it easy to...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-08-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,341
Posted By iRV4FUN
I could have sworn you wrote your story about my...

I could have sworn you wrote your story about my rig. And this is what I found:

My AC clutch was going out. That caused my generator to not fully recharge my battery and the water pump to not...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-22-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 18,713
Posted By iRV4FUN
I just put in Taylors & Iridium AC Delco 41-101...

I just put in Taylors & Iridium AC Delco 41-101 gaped @ .045 and :dance: it made a huge difference.

My OEM Denso's looked alright except for #7 it may be the Iridium's are better especially...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-05-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
Here's my Compressor NAPA Part# 271283 This may...

Here's my Compressor NAPA Part# 271283 This may not be your replacement part#(?) Once you find the Workhorse Truck side of the NAPA site it has a decent parts look up for WHCC parts.

Got my...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-05-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
Thanks Old Scout I've got the Filter /...

Thanks Old Scout

I've got the Filter / Accumulator ordered. Hope it comes with "O" rings?

Can't find an expansion valve. Which could mean I don't have one or I haven't found it. :blush:
...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-03-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
NAPA Professional compressor is so much better...

NAPA Professional compressor is so much better quality looking unit then the OEM.

BTW Did you replace your compressor and how much oil did you add?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-03-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,108
Posted By iRV4FUN
x2 Check to see if you have a zerk. Gotta...

x2 Check to see if you have a zerk.

Gotta get that zerk off my bucket list.

I've been using some space age oil I got a sample of at the annual FMCA show. Every spring I'd lubricate it and...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-03-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
Clutch part was almost as expensive as new...

Clutch part was almost as expensive as new compressor.

Thanks for finding the part number. :thumb:
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-02-2016, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
I see lots of driers on the market... None for...

I see lots of driers on the market... None for 100 bucks like the over priced WHCC model. And none that resemble my Drier with the Low-Pressure Switch port.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-02-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
I tried Dale's site. The link for the two Hot...

I tried Dale's site. The link for the two Hot Air AC, Inc items don't work.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-02-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,898
Posted By iRV4FUN
AC Receiver Drier Replacement Part

My AC Compressor clutch went out and chewed up my Gator Serp Belt. AC was working perfectly. Since I'm replacing refrigerant and oil; I'm looking at the age of my AC system and was considering...
Forum: Boondocking 05-31-2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 49,203
Posted By iRV4FUN
Out of respect for the purest of RV'ers...

Out of respect for the purest of RV'ers (Boondocker's). I always call it Drycamping :angel:

It truly is an experience and you learn to love it. :cool:
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-31-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,472
Posted By iRV4FUN
There's a price break for everything. And known...

There's a price break for everything. And known problems as well. Vettenuts said it best: "I would personally walk away. If the salesman isn't providing accurate information on the drive train, I...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-10-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,869
Posted By iRV4FUN
Can't begin to say "thank you" enough for the...

Can't begin to say "thank you" enough for the times his web site helped me out.
Priceless information that keeps giving! Thanks Dale!!!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-13-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,506
Posted By iRV4FUN
I installed the K&N and have had no MAF issues. ...

I installed the K&N and have had no MAF issues. I now have a more responsive throttle and better gas mileage. The K&N instructions are clear and the filter box seal that's included is an upgrade. ...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-27-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,340
Posted By iRV4FUN
IMHO the rear trac bar will be one of your best...

IMHO the rear trac bar will be one of your best upgrades especially for the wagging.

The Sumo springs is something I've not heard much about. Where did you find them and what does it add? I'd...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-19-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,517
Posted By iRV4FUN
They trashed them! :banghead: I suppose...

They trashed them! :banghead:

I suppose they where not your standard bolts.

Not sure what I should do?

Should I order Workhorse P32 shock bolts?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-30-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,517
Posted By iRV4FUN
Unfortunately, I'm not close to Brazel's :blush: ...

Unfortunately, I'm not close to Brazel's :blush:

So, I had a rip off repair shop install my Koni's. They used Grade 2 bolts on the fronts. They are slightly bent :facepalm: What grade bolts...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-29-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,697
Posted By iRV4FUN
Was thinking the same thing. :thumb: Please...

Was thinking the same thing. :thumb:

Please share your clamp-on pictures and parts list. :popcorn:

Does anyone know what the outside diameter of the exhaust pipe(s) is?
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