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Forum: Just Conversation 06-11-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 27,519
Posted By chili's trip
I toke it and contued working untill 65 and 8...

I toke it and contued working untill 65 and 8 months, full retirement. Ended up with the same $ amount. No regrets.

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Forum: Just Conversation 06-11-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 27,519
Posted By chili's trip
A formula i used at 64 determined that my...

A formula i used at 64 determined that my breakeven point was 78.

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Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-23-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,779
Posted By chili's trip
Steersafe is unique in that it controls each...

Steersafe is unique in that it controls each front wheel independently with 450# springs. IMHO better than 1 controller on the idler arm wuth far less force. Good luck.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-24-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,585
Posted By chili's trip
I had a Steer Safe installed in Quartzsite on my...

I had a Steer Safe installed in Quartzsite on my 2005 W-20. Also installed on my previous motorhome, a class C. Helps with control in side winds and maintaining control when going off pavement on...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-28-2016, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,129
Posted By chili's trip
I vary my speed relative to direction and speed...

I vary my speed relative to direction and speed of prevailing wind. 55 to 63 mph. I also tow a Fit auto and as you know 65 mph is max tow speed. I try to keep rpms below 3400 climbing mountains....
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-17-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By chili's trip
Emergency flasher

Flasher inoperative. Push down, flashed once than quit. Switch or flasher. Thanks.
Jack b
2005 32W
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-23-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,231
Posted By chili's trip
Is this also the cure for howling pump? ...

Is this also the cure for howling pump?

Thanks.
Jack h
Bounder 32W 05
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-22-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,221
Posted By chili's trip
I had a similar problem with new tires. It took...

I had a similar problem with new tires. It took over 1000 miles to return to previous handling. Ive read this is a common problem. Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-15-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,005
Posted By chili's trip
New Shocks

Gettiny ready to make my annual journey from Michigan to California and remembering the interstate road conditions last year. My 2005 W20 has the original Bilstein shocks that seem to be working...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,079
Posted By chili's trip
I also have a 2005 W20 and wonder if your...

I also have a 2005 W20 and wonder if your Bilstiens improved the ride and would you recommend. Thanks.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-15-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,293
Posted By chili's trip
Hard to believe. I have the same excellent...

Hard to believe. I have the same excellent response on several occasions. Thanks.
Jack h
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-15-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,391
Posted By chili's trip
I installed Streer-Safe on 3 coaches including my...

I installed Streer-Safe on 3 coaches including my current W-20. Functions independently on each front wheel. Recommended. Good luck.
Jack b
2005 W20.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-27-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 969
Posted By chili's trip
Dometic Fridge strange noise

My Dometec refrigerator makes a 'whoop whoop ' sound when lighting on gas after running on electric. Will make this noise 2 or 3 times before lighting. Anybody familiar?thanks.
Jack h
2005...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-24-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,428
Posted By chili's trip
2009 Honda Fit Sport Auto 4 down. 78,000 miles...

2009 Honda Fit Sport Auto 4 down. 78,000 miles plus 30,000+ towed.. One of best purchases I have made. Thanks.
jack h
2005 Bounder 32W
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-03-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,375
Posted By chili's trip
Thanks. I have looked at this unit and agree. I...

Thanks. I have looked at this unit and agree. I am having a hard time finding a smaller inverter that can hard wired and switchable, pure sign wave or modified.
Jack H
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-02-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,375
Posted By chili's trip
factory-installed inverter

The factory installed 300 watt inverter's fan is howling and the unit likely will have to be replaced. Unable to find an exact replacement for the Magnadyne inverter. Has anyone replaced with a...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-12-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,456
Posted By chili's trip
I learned that RV refrigerators need to be level...

I learned that RV refrigerators need to be level in kindergarten! Whats new here? Thanks.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-25-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,740
Posted By chili's trip
Replacing fogged windows with single pane auto safety glass

Has anyone replaced their fogged dual pane windows with single pane auto safety glass? I would consider for my driver and passenger side windows. I know there would some disadvantages but I think...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-20-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,583
Posted By chili's trip
CJ's RV service - Yuma. Replace mine in 2010...

CJ's RV service - Yuma. Replace mine in 2010 with upgraded fabric. Still looking good. Good luck.

Jack H
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-20-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 14,802
Posted By chili's trip
My previously posted link must not be working. ...

My previously posted link must not be working. NO it is not the same. Try this.

https://www.borgtiresupply.com/owner/duallyvalve.pdf

'Dually valves' are fool proof brass valve stems that...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-19-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 14,802
Posted By chili's trip
FYI. Duallyvalve Kits for Wheel Sizes 19-20"...

FYI. Duallyvalve Kits for Wheel Sizes 19-20" (https://yourtireshopsupply.com/category/796_830/wheel-size-1920)
Not sure what point you're making.
Dually valve is not a cross connect system! ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-17-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 14,802
Posted By chili's trip
Have you heard of "Dually Valves"? Makes...

Have you heard of "Dually Valves"? Makes checking dual tires very easy. Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 10-01-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,134
Posted By chili's trip
I payed $55/gal for Mobile Delvac from a Kenworth...

I payed $55/gal for Mobile Delvac from a Kenworth dealer in El Cajon last winter. Make sure what ever you get meets spec TES 295. Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-15-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,759
Posted By chili's trip
I loved the platinum version of this grill and...

I loved the platinum version of this grill and regret selling it. It has a sealed bottom, clamp on lid and used to be called a 'boater's grill'. Safe on a wooden dock or table.
Jack H
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-02-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 26,723
Posted By chili's trip
KOA - Keep On Adding!

KOA - Keep On Adding!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-02-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,759
Posted By chili's trip
Weber Go Anywhere grill. Available in gas or...

Weber Go Anywhere grill. Available in gas or charcoal versions from Amazon. Weber quality. Good luck.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-02-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,977
Posted By chili's trip
Had a refer replaced last fall in Denton and was...

Had a refer replaced last fall in Denton and was very happy. Toke the headache out of working with Good Sam warranty. Good luck.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-30-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,193
Posted By chili's trip
Mobile 1 at Walmart. $22.66/5qts. Good luck.

Mobile 1 at Walmart. $22.66/5qts. Good luck.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-23-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,826
Posted By chili's trip
Similar problem caused by a poor connection to...

Similar problem caused by a poor connection to the thermocouple located in the burner flame. Senses if burner lights and if not, shuts gas off. The wire will separate easier than you may think. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,030
Posted By chili's trip
Weber "Go Anywhere" gas table top grill. Even...

Weber "Go Anywhere" gas table top grill. Even heat. Light and compact. Has "Flavoriser" bars like big Webers. Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-19-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By chili's trip
Thanks. This looks like a super inverter (93%...

Thanks. This looks like a super inverter (93% efficient) and no fan! But expensive. I put it on Amazon wish list until the existing on craps out.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-19-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By chili's trip
My original powers the TV's and DVD player and...

My original powers the TV's and DVD player and has a wall switch in the bedroom. The fan is whining more and more and I leave it off to conserve battery when not using. Thanks.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-19-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By chili's trip
Thanks for your feedback. Is the Prowatt...

Thanks for your feedback. Is the Prowatt switched like the original?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-19-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By chili's trip
OEM 300 watt inverter

My 2005 Bounder's original magnetec 300 watt factory inverter may be on its last legs. This inverter may no longer be available and I am wondering if anybody has replaced it and with what? Thanks....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,733
Posted By chili's trip
Easiest way. TPO is solid color throughout. ...

Easiest way. TPO is solid color throughout. Edpm is white covering black. Pull vent trim and check overlap. Good luck.
Jack h
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 690
Posted By chili's trip
Bedroom power gear slide access?

Trying to gain access to slide rails to lubricate. Everthing seems to be enclosed. How? Thanks.
Jack H
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-15-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,560
Posted By chili's trip
I am a 3 yr very happy single full timer in a...

I am a 3 yr very happy single full timer in a 2005 Bounder 32W on a Workhorse chassis towing a Honda Fit. The coach has plenty of power, handles well. Design is very smart, comfortable and...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-11-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 808
Posted By chili's trip
Motorkote

I have the whining power steering pump and wonder if adding Motorkote hyper lubricant to the power steering fluid would reduce the whining? It seems to be getting louder. Any one familiar with...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-31-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,223
Posted By chili's trip
I have a friend who is checking out a 2003 PA 37A...

I have a friend who is checking out a 2003 PA 37A like yours. It's built on a W-22 Workhorse chassis with a max GVRW of 22,000# How are you getting away with loading to 26,000? Just asking. ...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-26-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,865
Posted By chili's trip
Thank you for the good ideas. Jack

Thank you for the good ideas.
Jack
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-26-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,865
Posted By chili's trip
Tail lights inoperative

Red tail lights and rear side marker lights won't come on with head light switch. Tech spent an hour and half unsuccessful trying to find cause. Anybody have experience with this problem? Thanks.
...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 12,493
Posted By chili's trip
X2!!!

X2!!!
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-25-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,219
Posted By chili's trip
Not heard of this problem except in Winnies.

Not heard of this problem except in Winnies.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-25-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By chili's trip
A tag inside the coach will show the proper...

A tag inside the coach will show the proper pressure for carrying the max gvwr.

Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: Allison Transmission Forum 03-09-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 974
Posted By chili's trip
This is a follow up to leaking problem of the...

This is a follow up to leaking problem of the Allison transmission in my 2005 Fleetwood Bounder. I had the leak diagnosed by Inland Kenworth El Cajon CA a certified Aliison service center. ($155)...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-09-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,086
Posted By chili's trip
Update

This is a follow up to leaking problem of the Allison transmission in my 2005 Fleetwood Bounder. I had the leak diagnosed by Inland Kenworth El Cajon CA a certified Aliison service center. ($155)...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-24-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,491
Posted By chili's trip
I had my TPO roof replaced last Spring in Yuma -...

I had my TPO roof replaced last Spring in Yuma - $5500 and 5 days. 32' Bounder. Good luck.
Jack H
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-18-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,086
Posted By chili's trip
Thanks. I first posted on the Allison forum.

Thanks. I first posted on the Allison forum.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-18-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,086
Posted By chili's trip
Yes. 2 changes 15k apart. Thanks. Jack H

Yes. 2 changes 15k apart.
Thanks.
Jack H
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-18-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,086
Posted By chili's trip
More info. Temperature from Scan gauge. Checked...

More info. Temperature from Scan gauge. Checked with engine running cold and warm (110-115). Drip from pan bolts could be runoff. Conserned that if the fluid came from breather why still leaking?...
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