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Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-15-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,575
Posted By edfirebird68
I have a front mounted radiator 22 gallons of...

I have a front mounted radiator 22 gallons of coolant lol....
I can relate to your solution hahaha I just daisy chained 2 of these....
Ed
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-16-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By edfirebird68
Exactly! the bulb shows load but you will have...

Exactly! the bulb shows load but you will have insignificant loads too like clocks,radios,.... same principal but use a fluke meter on 10A in line and you can find the exact culprit. plus alternators...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-16-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By edfirebird68
Spartan uses colored air lines (at least in 1991...

Spartan uses colored air lines (at least in 1991 to designate critical/aux systems)
Find a air block w green lines and add a fitting and coupler. Wala
ED
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By edfirebird68
Just buy led drop in replacements, I have the...

Just buy led drop in replacements, I have the same dual headlight front end... Maybe add a light bar.
Ed

TURBOSII DOT Approved 4X6 LED Headlight Assemblies Hi/Lo Sealed Beam Replace H4651 H4656...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By edfirebird68
Fleet pride...

Fleet pride...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-16-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,816
Posted By edfirebird68
Get the BOM Sheet from spartan for your chassis....

Get the BOM Sheet from spartan for your chassis. Then use that to check the manufacturer web site. Plus Fleetpride could probably locate it since they do OTR tractor trailer parts. or a napa that...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,529
Posted By edfirebird68
spray foam baffle

spray foam baffle
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-12-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By edfirebird68
AND FWIW azpete is a good guy but wants the biz...

AND FWIW azpete is a good guy but wants the biz for HWH!
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-12-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By edfirebird68
OK so 1st of all. SPARTAN makes chassis not...

OK so 1st of all.
SPARTAN makes chassis not bodies. WRONG FORUM!
2nd of all.
Martin Fluid Power has all the seals and whatever needed to fix your leak if you have the know how otherwise.... Its...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-12-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,364
Posted By edfirebird68
I have my manual which I could take pics of if...

I have my manual which I could take pics of if needed but spartan is amazing for support just give them the vin and they will provide all pertinent info including a build spec sheet... I have the...
Forum: Southeast Region 07-12-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,005
Posted By edfirebird68
LOL Notorized not Motorized hahaha... Ed

LOL Notorized not Motorized hahaha...
Ed
Forum: Southeast Region 07-12-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,005
Posted By edfirebird68
If you go to the county tax assessor web page you...

If you go to the county tax assessor web page you can enter the vin and calculate the i.e.; go here and figure out how but-t hurt you will be :blink: https://eservices.drives.ga.gov
Other than that...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-11-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 15,457
Posted By edfirebird68
Copy That! Love my Cummins 6cta8.3 mechanical...

Copy That! Love my Cummins 6cta8.3 mechanical injection and Allison MT643
Wish it had two more gears that 4spd is lacking but besides mileage both are damn fine reliable units
Ed
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-11-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 15,457
Posted By edfirebird68
Mines a 92 Gulfstream built on a Spartan Chassis

Theres a lot of TIME/AGE related issues, nature of the beast; but as far as having a cummins C engine and Allison Mt643. We love ours and even if theres always something to sooth/tinker and or...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-07-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,152
Posted By edfirebird68
FWIW if u call spartan with the vin they can get...

FWIW if u call spartan with the vin they can get u a build sheet...
tells u the actual specs and whatever else involved!
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-07-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,873
Posted By edfirebird68
Im glad mines mechanical fuel injection so ........

Im glad mines mechanical fuel injection so ..... everything else is what it is!:cool:
Case Cummins 8.3 CTA
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 11-07-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,873
Posted By edfirebird68
yup dont replace anything just get a real tech...

yup dont replace anything just get a real tech with a VOM to check resistance to chassis ground and battery ground.... the suggestion for cleaning contacts is on point!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 02:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,512
Posted By edfirebird68
Call LARES or BBB they can probably help u out ...

Call LARES or BBB they can probably help u out


https://www.larescorp.com

BBB Industries - Power Steering Products (https://bbbind.com/power_steering.html)


ACTUALLY THEY CAN AS LONG AS UR...
Forum: Gulf Stream Owner's Forum 09-27-2018, 02:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By edfirebird68
Exclamation do u hear propane gas? does it try to light ?...

do u hear propane gas? does it try to light ? does it have a detector? does the fridge or heater work off propane? all relevant
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-27-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 11,865
Posted By edfirebird68
25 @ 120is only 3000w so 50 @220 since power is...

25 @ 120is only 3000w
so 50 @220 since power is equal to voltage times *current
6000w so figure a cyclical load and such u can do it but pick ur poison.... 1 AC and 1 CAR @7500W or 7.5KW
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-27-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 11,865
Posted By edfirebird68
well if u assume u fail so a cheap and simple...

well if u assume u fail so a cheap and simple volt meter touching the two hot legs shows 240v ur good 110 well single phase split...
Guessing on an EV's longevity IGNORANTLY PRICELESS.
Be sure or...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 09-27-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,006
Posted By edfirebird68
ONE WHICH DOESN'T HURT UR BUTT AND ISNT TOO...

ONE WHICH DOESN'T HURT UR BUTT AND ISNT TOO ANNOYING DUE TO CLOGGING.
Just that Simple
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 09-27-2018, 02:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,242
Posted By edfirebird68
Check continuity between all grounds less then 3...

Check continuity between all grounds less then 3 ohms max. ! 1st-chassis rv.

Second swap known good control relays if unsure how to accurately test(p.s. Accurate means highly educated/school of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,938
Posted By edfirebird68
BEEN AS GOOD AS ANY 1 YR OLD MICHELIN AND A HECK...

BEEN AS GOOD AS ANY 1 YR OLD MICHELIN AND A HECK OF ALOT MORE AFFORDABLE! A WIN SIR A WIN! I got 10k on mine and there great u might want balancing beads or an balance to make them perfect...

...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 12:33 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,313
Posted By edfirebird68
unhook dingy and retest. get 4 guys to try and...

unhook dingy and retest. get 4 guys to try and bounce front end after 50 miles of driving. if they bounce and it doesn't stop on shock rebound or so . Change shocks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 23,249
Posted By edfirebird68
U need a GMC Eleganza ;-) 455 FWD

U need a GMC Eleganza ;-) 455 FWD
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,264
Posted By edfirebird68
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Rv-Step-Motor-New-SP16366...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Rv-Step-Motor-New-SP1636669-Stromberg-Carlson-Lippert-LCI-Frigette-Kwikee-Coach/152546184611?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649

if your steps...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,558
Posted By edfirebird68
proven truth! oh yeah and cummins quick...

proven truth!

oh yeah and cummins quick serve is free to noncommercial users up to 5 engines! all the info and parts lookup u need all using data plate info
Forum: Vintage RV's 09-26-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,818
Posted By edfirebird68
FWIW! GM used to sell a top engine cleaner. Ive...

FWIW! GM used to sell a top engine cleaner. Ive done water injection, Qt of ate, and other **** in the intake .... Now I use a vac port thats as far upstream to the TB/carb as possible and rev it to...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-14-2018, 04:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,903
Posted By edfirebird68
as far as finding an air leak. if you add uv dye...

as far as finding an air leak. if you add uv dye to directly to the supply and drier then (like within 48 hrs check it with a black light you will see any and all unauthorized bleeds and there will...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-14-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,903
Posted By edfirebird68
as far as finding an air leak. if you add uv dye...

as far as finding an air leak. if you add uv dye to directly to the supply and drier then (like within 48 hrs check it with a black light you will see any and all unauthorized bleeds and there will...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-14-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,903
Posted By edfirebird68
FWIW you can mark / index the air spring and...

FWIW you can mark / index the air spring and reuse the aluminum base from the original; after its been wire brushed and/or old residue removed...
Ed
Did front bags in a few hours, then my own in...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-21-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By edfirebird68
Its always a good idea to clean to the actual...

Its always a good idea to clean to the actual radiator surface fins while the shroud is off.
I had a bunch of crud and so did the rv Ive been doing repairs on for a fellow.
I also had a issue...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-21-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,052
Posted By edfirebird68
All I can say is the industrial construction /...

All I can say is the industrial construction / real fleet duty guys say and I swam by is

https://www.valvoline.com/our-products/grease-gear-oil/cerulean-grease

Cant go wrong with it:thumb:
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-12-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,233
Posted By edfirebird68
Indiana heat transfer makes replacements for...

Indiana heat transfer makes replacements for spartan
for my 92 at least just my 2 cents.
Indiana Heat Transfer Corp. (https://www.ihtc.net)
Ed
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