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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,640
Posted By bcbounders
It's not that the wheels are noisy, it's just...

It's not that the wheels are noisy, it's just getting harder to slide. Cleaning & lubing the front wheel has already helped some... I'd just like to get to the back one, too. I'd prefer not to have...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-09-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,640
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks, Jim. Sounds like it could work.

Thanks, Jim. Sounds like it could work.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-09-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,640
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks 007. Yes... this is a solid wood door, not...

Thanks 007. Yes... this is a solid wood door, not a hollow one. The long straw idea is a good one... I'll have to see what I can scare up. And point taken on the contact cleaner -vs- lubricant issue....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-09-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,640
Posted By bcbounders
I may have to consider that... but it will...

I may have to consider that... but it will require removing the stacked washer & dryer from their compartment (or at least the dryer) in order to get access to the wall panel. Might be worth it in...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-08-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,640
Posted By bcbounders
Question How Do You Lubricate The Pocket Door Hardware?

My '05 Mountain Aire (floorplan 4304) has the sliding pocket door to separate the front living area from the bath/bedroom... it slides into the wall between the stacked washer/dryer compartment and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-23-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,009
Posted By bcbounders
Never mind! Called Newmar and found out it's NOT...

Never mind! Called Newmar and found out it's NOT possible to remove that whole lock arm assembly... but they did indicate that the proximity switch positioning doesn't have to be precise, so I could...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-22-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,009
Posted By bcbounders
Has anyone here actually removed the WHOLE power...

Has anyone here actually removed the WHOLE power lock arm assembly? One of the screws holding the proximity switch in my bedroom slide broke... which allowed the proximity switch to move around and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-03-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,711
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks for the suggestions everyone! Managed to...

Thanks for the suggestions everyone! Managed to get the door fixed yesterday. Took a bit of work to remove some items from the slide tray behind the door that was stuck... but once I did, I was...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-29-2017, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,711
Posted By bcbounders
Sorry to hear about your battery tray latch... we...

Sorry to hear about your battery tray latch... we had a similar problem with ours back when it was new. There was some issue with a piece of the latch coming unclipped from the handle (or something...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-28-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,711
Posted By bcbounders
East-West Basement Door Latch Broken (Stuck Shut)

Hello!

I know I've seen threads on this on here before... but for the life of me, I can't find them (now that I need 'em! :facepalm:)! So if someone can point me to the correct one, that would be...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-28-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,991
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks, Mark! I'll take a look at that unit. ...

Thanks, Mark! I'll take a look at that unit. Appreciate the info.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 01-28-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,991
Posted By bcbounders
Cruzer, The SMC Booster sounds interesting. ...

Cruzer,

The SMC Booster sounds interesting. Do you have a model # or some other information that might help locate one like it? Looks like SMC has quite a few models/options.

Thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,586
Posted By bcbounders
@wa8xym... nice summary! That about says it all!...

@wa8xym... nice summary! That about says it all! ;)
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-09-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,586
Posted By bcbounders
If it's not your whole house water filter causing...

If it's not your whole house water filter causing the problem, it could also be that the cheap pressure regulators also restrict flow/volume. We had the same problem you're having until we switched...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-15-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,791
Posted By bcbounders
:rofl::2funny: :rofl::2funny: I'm with ya!

:rofl::2funny: :rofl::2funny: I'm with ya!
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-13-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,218
Posted By bcbounders
Our list for a new RV is: A floorplan that...

Our list for a new RV is:

A floorplan that works for us, INCLUDING when all the slides are retracted. We want to be able to use the kitchen, bathroom & bedroom even if we do a quick overnight...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-29-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By bcbounders
Hi Bucky, Sorry those shops are so far...

Hi Bucky,

Sorry those shops are so far away... but it's still worth looking for one similar in the midwest. I certainly don't know anything specific about your Magnum chassis... but I do know that...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-29-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By bcbounders
It sounds like your ride heights might be off......

It sounds like your ride heights might be off... or something else in the suspension geometry isn't quite right. Maybe a place like Brazels RV Performance (https://brazelsrv.com) (WA) or Redlands...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,756
Posted By bcbounders
Is it actually "Slick 50"? If so... they have an...

Is it actually "Slick 50"? If so... they have an aerosol spray called "One Lube". Does your can look like the one here?

Amazon.com: Slick 50 43712012 Supercharged One Lube Lubricant and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By bcbounders
Oh... right. EPlex. :eek: Forgot about that....

Oh... right. EPlex. :eek: Forgot about that. Sorry you've had that to deal with, but thanks for explaining. Makes total sense now! :thumb:
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-13-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By bcbounders
If you're on battery power (i.e. no shore or...

If you're on battery power (i.e. no shore or generator) and your Magnum Remote panel is showing 27amps... that's 27 DC amps. First guess is that the inverter is on... so try pushing the "Inverter"...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-13-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By bcbounders
Nice job! Out of curiosity, how come you wired...

Nice job! Out of curiosity, how come you wired the panel using new wire? Couldn't you use the existing wire from the old sensors and replace the front control panel with the new SeeLevel one? Or is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By bcbounders
Excellent! Thanks for posting! And let us all...

Excellent! Thanks for posting! And let us all know how you end up liking your new mattress!
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-02-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,828
Posted By bcbounders
Darrel, I would consider contacting Spartan...

Darrel,

I would consider contacting Spartan and confirming that the measurement technique referenced in the document posted by PandK is correct for your model year. I know they've changed the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-01-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,138
Posted By bcbounders
No worries, Mark. Thanks for the reply. It sounds...

No worries, Mark. Thanks for the reply. It sounds like it could be a feature of the Silver Leaf system, then... and may not matter what brand of inverter or auto-gen-start system is installed.
...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-30-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,138
Posted By bcbounders
Interesting feature! What brand of AGS system is...

Interesting feature! What brand of AGS system is this?
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-22-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,828
Posted By bcbounders
Darrel, I'm like you... leery of messing...

Darrel,

I'm like you... leery of messing around with the ride height adjustments while underneath! I've only ever had my ride height checked/adjusted at an authorized Spartan service center (or...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-18-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,733
Posted By bcbounders
I absolutely agree with you Mel... finding (and...

I absolutely agree with you Mel... finding (and correcting) the root cause of a problem is always the best solution. But if you've gone down every imaginable path to stop/solve a problem and nothing...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-18-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,733
Posted By bcbounders
CountryFit, How high is "higher"? 1/4 full?...

CountryFit,

How high is "higher"? 1/4 full? 1/2 full? 3/4? Sounds like it could be possible that your vent pipe has slipped down... and when the tank begins to fill up, it blocks the outlet...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-18-2015, 01:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,733
Posted By bcbounders
If you're unable to identify a faulty air...

If you're unable to identify a faulty air admittance valve inside that's the root cause of the odor, you may want to try installing upgraded roof vents for the gray and black tanks. The 360 Siphon...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 824
Posted By bcbounders
The Nexus definitely looks like an interesting...

The Nexus definitely looks like an interesting coach. High-end amenities in a smaller, more maneuverable package is something that seems to be missing in most manufacturers' lineups (the Tiffin...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
Unless Nexus does it totally different than any...

Unless Nexus does it totally different than any other manufacturer, it's not a sensor that detects the level in the tank... it's the location of the pickup hose that feeds diesel to the generator. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-12-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
Interesting! Good to know... thanks for...

Interesting! Good to know... thanks for clarifying that.

Safe driving!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
I'd be surprised if the on-demand water heater...

I'd be surprised if the on-demand water heater ONLY ran on 110V electric! Are you sure it doesn't also have a propane option?

Safe travels and hope you continue to enjoy your new home!!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-10-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
WDK, I, for one, don't want the frequency of...

WDK,

I, for one, don't want the frequency of your postings to be in any way delayed by concerns about spelling or grammar! Type fast!!! I'm hanging on your every post! :thumb::D
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
That's AWESOME! Enjoy the anticipation! And I...

That's AWESOME! Enjoy the anticipation! And I hope the final part of the purchase experience goes smoothly! HAVE FUN!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-31-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By bcbounders
We replaced the crappy Majestic brand separates...

We replaced the crappy Majestic brand separates that came in our '05 MADP ourselves. Both (JUST!) fit through the front door, so you should be able to get them into your Ventana (just make sure you...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-30-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
We'll forgive you if you're too excited enjoying...

We'll forgive you if you're too excited enjoying your beautiful new coach to post too much on here :rofl::thumb:... but don't leave us hanging TOO long! :popcorn::whistling: LOL!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-28-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks... I'll check out my nearest HD dealer to...

Thanks... I'll check out my nearest HD dealer to find out... just figured you might have uncovered that in your research.

Good luck with your install... look forward to hearing about it!
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 08-28-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,286
Posted By bcbounders
I think Ron's plan with the coach is to lure...

I think Ron's plan with the coach is to lure potential INVESTORS... who are probably less concerned with the decor of the unit and more interested in the ability to produce it in the first place. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-26-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
gemini, Thanks for the update. I'm not in...

gemini,

Thanks for the update. I'm not in any rush, so I'll gladly wait the time it takes for your HDs to arrive and be installed. I'm curious to see how it all works out for you. Sounds like...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-25-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Hi Craig, I've been following that thread...

Hi Craig,

I've been following that thread very closely... and your experience is a lot of the reason that I've been hesitant about this whole decision. MCD has the name recognition and marketing...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-24-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,983
Posted By bcbounders
Glad to hear that Nexus is being so proactive in...

Glad to hear that Nexus is being so proactive in working with you on this. It says a lot about them as a company! Best of luck with your new coach... I'm eagerly awaiting your report(s) about the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-24-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Newmar did the same on our day/night pleated...

Newmar did the same on our day/night pleated blinds to keep them from banging on the window frame... seems to work really well in that application, so it's good to know that will work for the roller...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-24-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Wobster... I would think that you could just buy...

Wobster... I would think that you could just buy the manual version of a roller shade sold by any one of the three manufacturers listed above. The only issue I can see with that could be that the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-23-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
None of this is very heartening news. Sounds...

None of this is very heartening news. Sounds like ALL manufacturers of motorized roller blinds have quality issues! I could get away with manual rollers in most locations in the coach... but for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks, Dave & Beth, I've been reading quite...

Thanks, Dave & Beth,

I've been reading quite a bit on the Entegra forum about issues with the shades... but somehow didn't realize they were United Shade. I'm beginning to think you're right......
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Interesting option. Hunter Douglas is certainly...

Interesting option. Hunter Douglas is certainly a good name with an excellent reputation. Will take a look at their offerings and see if there's something that's a fit.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks, DSD. Again... interesting to hear the...

Thanks, DSD. Again... interesting to hear the comparison of brands. MCD definitely seems to have the brand recognition factor in their favor... and at least as of a few years ago seemed to be the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,863
Posted By bcbounders
Thanks for the input, Don. Not many people get...

Thanks for the input, Don. Not many people get experience with more than one brand, so it's interesting to hear your opinion of one over the other.
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