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Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-23-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 20,016
Posted By dilarson
La messa

Well now they need to get new managers in the one in Ft Myers. That place is a joke.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-29-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,836
Posted By dilarson
Yellowstone

Thank you for your help. My husband likes the route you gave us and we plan to go that way. Any suggestion on how many days travel time to see some of the sites you mentioned on the way.
Also, how...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-28-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,836
Posted By dilarson
Yellowstone

We are heading out for Yellowstone shortly and we are leaving from Springfield Il and staying at Fishing Bridge in YNP. Ant suggestion for the route to take with our 40 ft rig pulling a Jeep Wrangler.
Forum: Just Conversation 05-28-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 993
Posted By dilarson
Happy for you and your wife!

Happy for you and your wife!
Forum: Just Conversation 05-28-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 993
Posted By dilarson
Rain, rain,rain, here in Springfield, Il. Highs...

Rain, rain,rain, here in Springfield, Il. Highs in the 80's lows 60's and 70's. we were supposed to leave for our trip out to Yellowstone but the forecast says severe weather for the next couple of...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-25-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,357
Posted By dilarson
Rekfish. No appointments at Red Bay unless your...

Rekfish. No appointments at Red Bay unless your coach is two years or less new. You have to show up and put your name on a list and they will get you in. It is a great place and the people who work...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-23-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 20,016
Posted By dilarson
Well nice to know they did right by someone. It...

Well nice to know they did right by someone. It was warranty work though which means no loss from their pocket book. We are in the process of getting the paint buffed out on the passenger side of...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-23-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 20,016
Posted By dilarson
Camping world sucks too!

Camping world sucks too!
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-14-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,357
Posted By dilarson
Rekfish, congrats on the new to you coach! Have...

Rekfish, congrats on the new to you coach! Have you had the wet bay issue checked out yet on your coach? They still fix it free if it is rotten. We had ours done at Red Bay after the dealer (La...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 05-14-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,357
Posted By dilarson
Rkooykes, glad to hear you found that electrical...

Rkooykes, glad to hear you found that electrical short, that could be bad news! We are loving our coach. Getting ready to head out west the end of the month to Yellowstone and Jackson hole. We...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 04-22-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 20,016
Posted By dilarson
As I have said before......stay away from La...

As I have said before......stay away from La messa! They will sell you something and then do nothing for you afterwards! We dealt with the dealer in Ft Myers, (their service dept is horible!) but...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-17-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 20,016
Posted By dilarson
We did buy our Phaeton at the La Mesa in Ft Myers...

We did buy our Phaeton at the La Mesa in Ft Myers and would not recommend them especially their service dept. Jeff is the manager and will tell you over and over that they will fix everything and...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-17-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
Ewings2 - We left Red Bay last Monday about noon...

Ewings2 - We left Red Bay last Monday about noon after they replaced our wet bay. (3-11). Did you havea question I can help you with?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-09-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
Hanko We just had the wet bay issue and a few...

Hanko We just had the wet bay issue and a few small things nothing major and like I said I love this coach.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-09-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
@ Ewings2 It was pretty cold when we got here...

@ Ewings2
It was pretty cold when we got here last Monday but it is warming up now, 70 today and tmrw. We were called last night and told to report to a bay Monday morning at 7am so the wait for us...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-07-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
Update on Red Bay: We are still here Thurs...

Update on Red Bay:
We are still here Thurs awaiting the wet bay repair. They tell us cap rails and slide floor are ok. In the mean time the techs here have fixed a loud squeak in the floor,...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-07-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,357
Posted By dilarson
Are you aware of the three big issues with this...

Are you aware of the three big issues with this year and model motor home? We just bought an 2006 Phaeton 40 qdh and in the process we discovered on line about the "wet bay, cap rails' and slide...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-05-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
Erneih, actually we never did see the guy to...

Erneih, actually we never did see the guy to check the roof rails today. The tech guy came by and talked to us about the repairs needed and said the other guy would be around but he never showed.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 03-05-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By dilarson
Update at Red Bay

We arrived at Red Bay yesterday to find a full house. No spots left at camp ground or overfill lot. Had to go across the street to McKinney's Rv to plug in and wait. They also had about a dozen...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-23-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,693
Posted By dilarson
We have a 2012 Coachmen Encounter 36bh and will...

We have a 2012 Coachmen Encounter 36bh and will never buy a Coachmen anything again. It was put together so cheaply and they do not want to stand behind anything or replace thier cheap a** stuff. I...
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 05-31-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,250
Posted By dilarson
We will never buy Coachmen again. Everything...

We will never buy Coachmen again. Everything inside is below grade quality and they do not like to stand behind their product.
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 03-15-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 24,753
Posted By dilarson
Rickmac After my first contact with Coachmen...

Rickmac
After my first contact with Coachmen and them telling me to call the furniture builder about our dinette cushions and hearing from them through my sales person that all the corrian stove...
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 03-15-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 24,753
Posted By dilarson
Roll Our problem with water was not due to...

Roll
Our problem with water was not due to pressure, but loose fittings. The one that flooded the kitchen was where the pull off faucet connection was loose and water ran back into the faucett and...
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 03-14-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,547
Posted By dilarson
Below grade quality on Encounter 36bh

I would not recommend Coachmen to anyone after our experience with our 2012 Encounter 36bh. We sold our home last Sept and purchased this coach to travel in full time for the next year or two....
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 03-14-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 24,753
Posted By dilarson
Coachmen quality below standard!!!

I would not recommend Coachmen to anyone after our experience with our 2012 Encounter 36bh. We sold our home last Sept and purchased this coach to travel in full time for the next year or two. After...
Forum: Damon 10-16-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
We traded in the Damon Intruder for a brand new...

We traded in the Damon Intruder for a brand new 2012 Coachmen Encounter!!! Love it!!!
Forum: Damon 07-05-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,794
Posted By dilarson
Where did you get your new rv furniture from? I...

Where did you get your new rv furniture from? I am looking at an old post.
Forum: Damon 06-17-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Thank you Igger, these were great examples. I...

Thank you Igger, these were great examples. I think we might be able to do this:)
Forum: Damon 06-17-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,794
Posted By dilarson
KenKolen If you don't mind my asking, where...

KenKolen
If you don't mind my asking, where are you getting the new furniture from for your Escaper? We too would like to put new furniture in our 2003 Damon intruder. I have checked a few places...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-17-2011, 06:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,672
Posted By dilarson
Very nice! We are in the process of doing this...

Very nice! We are in the process of doing this right now and this looks like a great way to mount the tv. I like that you used a 32 in tv instead of one that would fit in the box. When you figure out...
Forum: Damon 06-14-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Well we got the TV out.....not too bad. The TV...

Well we got the TV out.....not too bad. The TV is toast so we will have to get a new one. What are thoughts on replacing this tv?? Do we put one back like we had or do we try to find a flat screen...
Forum: Damon 06-13-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Thanks! We will give this a try:)

Thanks! We will give this a try:)
Forum: Damon 06-13-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Well it has taken me a while to get back to this,...

Well it has taken me a while to get back to this, but shocks are on and yes there is a huge improvement with porpoising and the back and forth sway. Much better! There is some improvement with the...
Forum: Damon 06-13-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,225
Posted By dilarson
John We had lightning hit our direct tv...

John
We had lightning hit our direct tv satelite Fri night and now the tv in the motor home wont come on at all. Can you give more info on how you got the tv out of that cabinet??
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-02-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,981
Posted By dilarson
Aside from your problem with the jacks, how do...

Aside from your problem with the jacks, how do you like the Daybreak?? We have been looking at and considering it. What kind of mileage are you getting?
Forum: Damon 05-23-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Thanks Harry. We ordered the Koni shocks...

Thanks Harry. We ordered the Koni shocks yesterday. Whew! sticker shock! If it helps it will be worth it. We are then going to see if it needs alignment. I think you are right about used versus new....
Forum: Damon 05-22-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
Do you notice that in your Damon when driving?...

Do you notice that in your Damon when driving? This is our first MH so we really don't know what is normal and what is not. My husband says he feels like he is "over steering" and there is too much...
Forum: Damon 05-21-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
lionel-046 Thanks again for your reply. We also...

lionel-046 Thanks again for your reply. We also have a slight vibration that is noticed on the sofa and tv when driving between 55 and 60. We have all new tires and they look fine.....any thoughts...
Forum: Damon 05-10-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,842
Posted By dilarson
damon intruder-2003

Are coni shocks really the best option for our Motor Home? From all the posts we are reading they seem to be the best. We recently purchased a 2003 Damon Intruder and although it only has 26,000...
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