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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2022, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,095
Posted By flyingcash
Getting unused water back into your water tank

2016 DS 4369 with a FL Chassis- We are planning on doing some boondocking and would like to save the good water that we have to run while waiting for it to get hot out of the shower or faucet.

We...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-27-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Yes, it is terrible how they have wired these...

Yes, it is terrible how they have wired these coaches....we live in them !!! and the wiring should be as solid and safe as in a house...not so in the real world and it is really sad :-(
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-26-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Take a look at post #23 and it will explain what...

Take a look at post #23 and it will explain what I found
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-26-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Take a look at post #23 and it will explain what...

Take a look at post #23 and it will explain what I found
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-23-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By flyingcash
Our Whirlpool Microwave/Conv Oven Fried !!!

2016 DS 4369 FL- Just had our Whirlpool microwave/convection oven smoke on us....it blew it's 15 amp Circuit breaker and it smelled like some electronics fried and now it does nothing now...uggggg...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-22-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By flyingcash
Thanks so much !!! :-) Cheers, Curt

Thanks so much !!! :-)

Cheers,

Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-22-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By flyingcash
Can you post a link for me please, I tried to...

Can you post a link for me please, I tried to find that and no luck...Thanks :-)

Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-22-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By flyingcash
Plumbing in a water softener system into a Dutch Star

I have a 2016 Newmar Dutch Star 4369 FL Chassis-

I would like to figure out how to plumb in a water softener system into our coach so I don't have to take it in and out all the time and hook it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
I also agree how this type of outlet could be...

I also agree how this type of outlet could be better than an outlet that has screws where you loop the wire around....way more contact between the wire and outlet.

Cheers,

Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Yes, it is unsafe that these are used in our...

Yes, it is unsafe that these are used in our houses on wheels...we are living in these just like a house and why have an electrical system that can easily fail and maybe cause a fire is installed is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Found the Problem !!! :-)

Ok, found the problem !!! I decided to look at the first bad non-GFI outlet in the 1/2 bath.

I pulled it out of the wall and found that the wires in the outlet had popped out of their connection...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Great, thanks so much !!!

Great, thanks so much !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Yes, I am down to the wiring and GFI outlets...

Yes, I am down to the wiring and GFI outlets themselves, have tried everything else.

Thanks everyone for your input, I will certainly post what I find and how I fixed it.

Happy Holidays...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-19-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,254
Posted By flyingcash
[Mod Edit] The reason why I brought up this...

[Mod Edit]

The reason why I brought up this subject is not about $$$, but being able to maximize our ability to dry camp.

Our coach has electric toilets and you cannot just look down the hole...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-18-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
Yes

Yes
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-18-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
I have also checked the inverter...it was not...

I have also checked the inverter...it was not tripped, if it was, I would have no outlets working in the entire coach.....the ones that are not working now are just the ones I described.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-18-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
On mine, it is just an outlet and not a GFI...it...

On mine, it is just an outlet and not a GFI...it is working ok
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-18-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
I have power every where else and on both legs of...

I have power every where else and on both legs of my 50 amp shore...it is just the outlets around the bed, the full bath in the back, also I have no power to the vacuum plug or the other outlet in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-18-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,438
Posted By flyingcash
2016 DS 4369 Stumped by Electrical Problem :-(

I am pretty good about trouble shooting things, but, this one has me stumped on our 2016 DS 4369 on a FL chassis.

Please read my post completely so I can zero in on something that I do not know...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-15-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,254
Posted By flyingcash
**** in your Face !!!!

When I first used my Dad's Rv 45 years ago and did not know what I was doing....I went to dump the tanks, removed the big tank cap, ohhhhh my !!!! the black tank valve was open !!! What a mess and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-12-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,716
Posted By flyingcash
Changing Batteries Update

I was able to get my house batteries changed out ok, thanks everyone for your input !!!

BTW- I took the positive leads off first for battery removal and then the negative leads back of first when...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-12-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By flyingcash
Replacing the TV a Success

I have a very positive update :-)

I was able to remove the old Sony 48" TV on the Televator and replaced it with a Samsung 50" UHD ($379) TV from Costco, model # UN50TU700DF and it was a perfect...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-06-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,254
Posted By flyingcash
For those with electric toilets, we just figured...

For those with electric toilets, we just figured out that if there is just "yellow" in your toilet...you can turn off the water pump and flush it out, this will really save on water and black tank...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-05-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 309
Posted By flyingcash
Interconnect Battery Cable Size

2016 DS 4369 on a FL Chassis with 8 ea 6v wet cell house batteries- I need to replace a couple of rotten battery interconnect cables on my house battery bank.

Does anyone know the wire size of...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-04-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,254
Posted By flyingcash
Thanks everyone for all your input...it helps a...

Thanks everyone for all your input...it helps a lot to understand the options. We do have electric toilets so that changes some of the options posted.

Cheers, Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-03-2021, 07:34 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,254
Posted By flyingcash
When is Your Black Tank Really Full ?

I have a 2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- We will be trying a week of dry camping and wondering if there is a way to tell when your Black and grey tanks are really full for maximum usage ?

I know we...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-02-2021, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By flyingcash
I think I will need to change it out and hoping...

I think I will need to change it out and hoping that someone on this forum has done this before with some guidance on the process and experience
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-02-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By flyingcash
Just a little more info- I was watching the TV...

Just a little more info- I was watching the TV and the screen went blank (just a little glow only), still have the audio, just no picture.

None of the settings have been changed. I have turned it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-02-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By flyingcash
Changing Televator TV

I have a 2016 DS 4369.

The TV on my Televator just went blank, it has sound, but no picture.

What is anyone's experience in changing out that TV if I cannot make it work again ?

Thanks for...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2021, 09:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By flyingcash
Hi Everyone- Thanks so much for all your input...

Hi Everyone- Thanks so much for all your input and help !!! It is always much appreciated !!!

I had everything working again except the passenger side outlets...there are a couple of GFI's on that...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,716
Posted By flyingcash
Hi Everyone...thank you so much for all your...

Hi Everyone...thank you so much for all your input and it gives me lots of information to chew on.

I have not tackled this job yet, been getting all my needed supplies together. It does look like...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By flyingcash
My question now is, which GFI controls the...

My question now is, which GFI controls the passenger side outlets....I have checked them all, but maybe I have a bad one. Thanks, Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By flyingcash
Shore power is all good....I just checked the...

Shore power is all good....I just checked the inverter/charger and the 30 amp breaker had popped out...now I am back online except for the passengers side of the coach....I think I have a popped GFI...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-13-2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By flyingcash
No Power !! Help Please :-)

No Power !!!- We have a 2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- We are connected to 50 amp power which is verified by the control panel and all is fine there.

Our stove top and micro wave have power, the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-09-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By flyingcash
Yup, that worked...my fingers could not pull it,...

Yup, that worked...my fingers could not pull it, but...a couple of butter knives worked well to pull it out...again, thanks !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-09-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By flyingcash
I will give that a try Bill...thanks !!!

I will give that a try Bill...thanks !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-09-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By flyingcash
Removing ceiling LED light canister housing

2016 DS 4369 on a FL Chassis- I need to remove the a LED light canister in my bathroom ceiling for I am getting ready to install a roof antenna...hoping someone knows how they come out...any help is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-06-2021, 12:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,716
Posted By flyingcash
Changing Out House Batteries

I have a 2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- I need to change out my house batteries and do some maintenance on the slide out battery tray.

I have a couple of questions for those that understand how to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2021, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By flyingcash
This is a big help....thanks so much for your...

This is a big help....thanks so much for your input !!! I am installing a Max Transit Duo Pepwave and a Huskey Pro 7 in One Ant, it should work well.

Cheers, Curt
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-28-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By flyingcash
Yes, plenty of room for the router and also...

Yes, plenty of room for the router and also access to DC and AC....my concern is drilling holes into the roof...there are lots of wires around there !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By flyingcash
Drilling a roof Ant wiring Access hole...ugggg !!!

Hi Dave- How did you decide to drill the roof access hole for your ant wiring in the mid bath cabinet in your RV....I will be doing the same thing and wondering where !!! oooopsss you need to turn...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 916
Posted By flyingcash
Update on our DS 4369 Purchase

I almost forgot to update our adventure...We did fly down to Tampa first and picked up our 2017 Buick Enclave and then drove it to Katy, TX to pick up our 2016 DS 4369 on a FL Chassis that only had...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 65,916
Posted By flyingcash
More really good information...let us know how...

More really good information...let us know how your experiment went :-)
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 65,916
Posted By flyingcash
Wow !!! That is great news :-) Thanks so much for...

Wow !!! That is great news :-) Thanks so much for helping me figure this out...it is much appreciated !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 609
Views: 65,916
Posted By flyingcash
DEF Quality Sensor Addition

Question- Is picture #1 what the plug looks like before or after the DEF Quality sensor was added ? This picture is of my plug...is it before or after the change ? Thanks !!!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-25-2021, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By flyingcash
That is where I also thought might be the best...

That is where I also thought might be the best spot....glad you were able to confirm that for me :-) I will also purchase the Pepwave Max Transit Duo along with the Poynting Ant...seems like the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,320
Posted By flyingcash
Rock Guard to protect Toad ??

2016 DS 4369 on a FL chassis- What is everyone using as a rock guard for protecting their toad from rock damage....I am in the market and want to purchase the best system for protection, I am using...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By flyingcash
2016 4369 DS- Changing out couches

2016 DS 4369 on a FL Chassis- We have the standard hide-a-bed on the drivers side and jack-knife couch on the passenger side. We also have the booth dinette. We would love to have recliner chairs on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By flyingcash
2016 4369 Roof Antenna Installation

I have a 2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- We are just starting our journey living in our RV full time and want to have the best internet system available.

I am looking at a system where I would need...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 609
Views: 65,916
Posted By flyingcash
2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- My chassis...

2016 4369 DS on a FL Chassis- My chassis manufacturing date was Dec 2015 and as I understand, the new EPA rules for DEF quality sensing was just being established in 2016 and effecting 2017 chassis...
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