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Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-24-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,822
Posted By rgmiller32
It runs through a relay, energized by the...

It runs through a relay, energized by the ignition switch and also killed by the master disconnect.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-24-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By rgmiller32
We have a 2014 31BDP Coachmen Pursuit. On the...

We have a 2014 31BDP Coachmen Pursuit. On the same 18,000 lb chassis. Check closely at the rear of the chassis frame rails. On ours the rails were lengthened by around 18" by welding on the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-24-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,822
Posted By rgmiller32
On our 2014 chassis the 12 volt feed line was not...

On our 2014 chassis the 12 volt feed line was not hooked up to anything. No line even ran to the rear of the chassis. Ran a line from the coach batteries and installed a 20 amp fuse. Also ran a spare...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-17-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,553
Posted By rgmiller32
On our 18,000 lb chassis the sumo springs on the...

On our 18,000 lb chassis the sumo springs on the front axle made the ride better on the rough roads. Looking to install them on the rear axle hopefully this summer.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-09-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,082
Posted By rgmiller32
If I'm not mistaken the 4000 watt generator is...

If I'm not mistaken the 4000 watt generator is only a single 30 amp circuit. Seems that you need to get the microwave on that side of the breaker box.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-08-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,905
Posted By rgmiller32
We added the Sumo springs to our unit after the...

We added the Sumo springs to our unit after the first long trip. The difference was night and day. I don't think the main springs are to stiff if the coach is loaded properly. To me it felt like the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-30-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,211
Posted By rgmiller32
Hate to say but not much better with a GM...

Hate to say but not much better with a GM chassis. Had a 5500 that had a fuel pump go out with 650 miles on it and was stuck at a GM dealer for 6 days then 2 days for parts. They did not have the...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 06-30-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,265
Posted By rgmiller32
Beautiful area out there in Missoula. Just got...

Beautiful area out there in Missoula. Just got back from out there last night. Spend the week in a hotel and would love to take the motorhome out there.

Sent from my SM-G930V using iRV2 - RV...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By rgmiller32
The goo you are seeing is most likely the...

The goo you are seeing is most likely the desiccant from the dryer that has failed. Has this system ever been serviced.

Sent from my SM-G930V using iRV2 - RV Forum mobile app...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-07-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,676
Posted By rgmiller32
On all the Ford chassis I saw the steering column...

On all the Ford chassis I saw the steering column with shifter and cables, were already installed before they were delivered to the body builders.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-05-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,481
Posted By rgmiller32
Have never pulled a fuse with our Energi. ...

Have never pulled a fuse with our Energi.

Charging line is getting needed on more and more vehicles, do to electronic assist steering and brake assist.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-04-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,481
Posted By rgmiller32
2016 C-max Energi here. Blue Ox bar, mount and...

2016 C-max Energi here. Blue Ox bar, mount and Pariot I brake unit. No problem so far with braking. Set gain at 3 or 4. Use jump pack to power patriot unit. Plan on adding charge line.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-24-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By rgmiller32
Just towed our CMax Energi from WNY to Tampa, FL...

Just towed our CMax Energi from WNY to Tampa, FL this last week and it towed great. Using all Blue Ox components from base plate to tow bar. Had no problems in over 1200 miles. This made the longest...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 01-18-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By rgmiller32
You should use some electric braking to help slow...

You should use some electric braking to help slow the dolly and vehicle down. Just use a little less than you would when the roads are clear. You should be able to control the force or power, and the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-15-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 21,874
Posted By rgmiller32
I believe I found it under the Canadian recall....

I believe I found it under the Canadian recall. Seems like the RV manufacturers all purchased a bulk batch of them.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-15-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 21,874
Posted By rgmiller32
Just had our E10 replaced under the recall.

Just had our E10 replaced under the recall.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-13-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,310
Posted By rgmiller32
Had the original Tailgater for 2 year's and had...

Had the original Tailgater for 2 year's and had several times were we could not get a good signal. Went to the Pathway X2 and found it to work way better. Can always switch between the Eastern and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-07-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,283
Posted By rgmiller32
One thing to think about if you live in NYS is...

One thing to think about if you live in NYS is the GVWR of the gas vs the diesel. In NYS if it is over 26,001 lb you need a non commercial class B license. Most of the diesel unit will be over 36,000...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-11-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,334
Posted By rgmiller32
I was 52 and the wife was 51. Went with a new...

I was 52 and the wife was 51. Went with a new Coachmen Pursuit Class A.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-30-2017, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 864
Posted By rgmiller32
You should have two stickers that you need to...

You should have two stickers that you need to refer to. One is a yellow body builders sticker that Newmar attaches after they finish the coach, and weight it. It will show you how much load carrying...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-24-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,480
Posted By rgmiller32
55 & 55

55 & 55
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-08-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,703
Posted By rgmiller32
I get from 1 to 4 hours on a charge at least.

I get from 1 to 4 hours on a charge at least.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-22-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,498
Posted By rgmiller32
On our Coachmen unit I was able remove the blades...

On our Coachmen unit I was able remove the blades then unsnap the adapter from the original wiper blades, followed by removing the adapter on the new Michelin wiper blades. Installed the original...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-22-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,561
Posted By rgmiller32
The people at Coachmen have been great to work...

The people at Coachmen have been great to work with. We had issues that the dealership made worse, when the unit was new and Coachmen took care of it. The trip to the factory service center was worth...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-25-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,115
Posted By rgmiller32
Should be a Blue Ox BX2639 base plate. Should fit...

Should be a Blue Ox BX2639 base plate. Should fit 2013 to current C-max hybrid and Energi.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-01-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,829
Posted By rgmiller32
Just had a pro master rental truck from u-haul...

Just had a pro master rental truck from u-haul and drove it from NJ to Nashville and back loaded to 3/4 capacity. Ride was nice fuel mileage was 15 -16 mpg. Two things that were iffy for me were the...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-27-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,634
Posted By rgmiller32
Are you trying to run the generators in ECO or...

Are you trying to run the generators in ECO or normal mode. To run our 15K A/C unit I have to take my Yamaha units out of ECO mode first. If not one of the two will go into over load and stop putting...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-25-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,674
Posted By rgmiller32
Ford C-Max

Ford C-Max
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 09-07-2016, 07:09 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 21,334
Posted By rgmiller32
The first thing I would check on, would be did he...

The first thing I would check on, would be did he install Ford/Motorcraft spark plugs. Having worked on several V-10 engines in emergency vehicles, we found that the Motorcraft plugs worked the best....
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-27-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,529
Posted By rgmiller32
Most of the ST tires seem to be rated at 65 mph...

Most of the ST tires seem to be rated at 65 mph max. Most U-Haul trailers have max speed of 45 or 55 mph on the fender, that you see in our mirror when you look back. I try to keep ours at 60-65 mph.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-28-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 6,206
Views: 1,605,618
Posted By rgmiller32
Have not herd that contest mentioned in a long...

Have not herd that contest mentioned in a long time. Myself and another kid from WNY were the 1979 NY state champions, and went to Indy for the national finals.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-09-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,827
Posted By rgmiller32
For ours they shipped me a 400-422 for the front,...

For ours they shipped me a 400-422 for the front, can't remember the number for the rear. We have the 19.5" wheels and 7,000 lb front axle and 12,000 lb rear axle.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 07-06-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,096
Posted By rgmiller32
Thanks for the video. We will be heading that way...

Thanks for the video. We will be heading that way in a few weeks for a RV rally. Hoping for good weather.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-26-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,009
Posted By rgmiller32
Installed a set of them before our trip to FL for...

Installed a set of them before our trip to FL for Easter. Easier than having to re-level the unit after the boards the better half placed under the jacks were off by half the foot plate. Also no...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 06-26-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,082
Posted By rgmiller32
Sounds like he was full of black tank material.

Sounds like he was full of black tank material.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 06-13-2016, 06:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By rgmiller32
Wire most likely cut due to bad solenoid, or...

Wire most likely cut due to bad solenoid, or solenoid coil. Can you test for power and ground at the cut wires. Also as other have said does the system seem to work the way it is.
Forum: New Member Check-In 06-12-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By rgmiller32
Welcome firedoctor from WNY. Take it you were in...

Welcome firedoctor from WNY. Take it you were in the firefighting service.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-08-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By rgmiller32
Welcome and congrats

Welcome and congrats
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-07-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By rgmiller32
On the Ohio toll road they have a few gasoline...

On the Ohio toll road they have a few gasoline pumps over with the Diesel pumps on the truck islands. Just watch for the signs over head.


Can not say anything about the PA one.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 06-07-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,138
Posted By rgmiller32
Can't agree more.

Can't agree more.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-11-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,247
Posted By rgmiller32
Have both the EZ pass and Sun Pass. We were...

Have both the EZ pass and Sun Pass. We were warned that in FL the fees that they ad on to the tolls can be more than the toll was. Have a separate EZ Pass that we carry for the toad, just keep it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-11-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,955
Posted By rgmiller32
We have the Coachmen Pursuit and enjoy it. Just...

We have the Coachmen Pursuit and enjoy it. Just got back from the third trip to FL with it. We had a few problems with it when new that have been corrected. Some by the dealer and some by the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 04-09-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 57,964
Posted By rgmiller32
The solo units on the front made a big difference...

The solo units on the front made a big difference on the trip from WNY to FL and back. Gone was that floating and bobbing feeling. Felt more in control with the road. Can't wait to get them for the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-16-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 57,964
Posted By rgmiller32
Have over 9500 miles on the CHF and the longer...

Have over 9500 miles on the CHF and the longer sway bars links. Not to worried about the bar itself breaking. Maybe a link but that's about it. Talked to the Ford techs both at the FROG rally and...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-15-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 57,964
Posted By rgmiller32
Installed the solo version on our 2014 unit. Have...

Installed the solo version on our 2014 unit. Have a trip in a few weeks to check them out. Had already done the CHF to the front and rear sway bars. Also installed the Roadmaster sway control to the...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 03-03-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 623
Posted By rgmiller32
Most likely 3 year 36,000 miles on all chassis...

Most likely 3 year 36,000 miles on all chassis items, minus brakes, fluids, wear items. 5 year 50,000 on drive drain, engine, transmission. It covers the major items, engine block, cylinder heads,...
Forum: New Member Check-In 02-20-2016, 05:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By rgmiller32
Welcome Carol. We are from Lancaster, NY. This...

Welcome Carol. We are from Lancaster, NY. This winter has been great compared to the 6 feet of snow last year. Can't wait for spring and camping season.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 02-11-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,122
Posted By rgmiller32
Have had ours for close to 4 years now. Only...

Have had ours for close to 4 years now. Only problem was needed to add a repeater with the motorhome. replaced batteries in senders after 18 months. Getting ready to change a couple again. The...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-07-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,236
Posted By rgmiller32
Ours is the tow master brand. But most likely the...

Ours is the tow master brand. But most likely the others are the same
Forum: iRV2 Member Memorial 01-30-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 16,164
Posted By rgmiller32
Sorry to hear about your loss.

Sorry to hear about your loss.
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