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Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 11-19-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,751
Posted By red300zx
currently building refrigeration and freezer farm...

currently building refrigeration and freezer farm for all 3.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-05-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,951
Posted By red300zx
you have a genset for a reason use it. Onan's are...

you have a genset for a reason use it. Onan's are good for 10,000 hours with out a major overhaul.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-05-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 695
Posted By red300zx
Sorry Reliable Transmission Service is not West...

Sorry Reliable Transmission Service is not West of the Mississippi.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-04-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 695
Posted By red300zx
Find a Reliable Transmission Shop they are...

Find a Reliable Transmission Shop they are nationwide and they are Allison specialist.

https://www.rtsallison.com/
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 19,838
Posted By red300zx
My diesel mechanic says DEF repairs is going to...

My diesel mechanic says DEF repairs is going to be more costly for fleet owners than tires, which has bern #1 forever
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-28-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By red300zx
The tank is called a surge tank and us typically...

The tank is called a surge tank and us typically 7-8 lbs pressurized. All coolant is add at surge tank. Hose clamps need to be checked for tightness. On Cummins 5.9 there is a elbow fitting on the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-28-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,151
Posted By red300zx
Napa auto parts handle the about 20 bucks each

Napa auto parts handle the about 20 bucks each
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 08-31-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,532
Posted By red300zx
“For deaths with conditions or causes in addition...

“For deaths with conditions or causes in addition to COVID-19, on average, there were 2.6 additional conditions or causes per death,” the agency says. In other words, 94 percent of those who died...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By red300zx
I always use 4 oz bleach in 100 gallons and some...

I always use 4 oz bleach in 100 gallons and some Camco water polish, never an issue.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-13-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By red300zx
I use dry silicone, it doesn't collect dirt and...

I use dry silicone, it doesn't collect dirt and debris.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-13-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,438
Posted By red300zx
The diesel mechanic I use says DEF maintenance...

The diesel mechanic I use says DEF maintenance issues are going to be the #1 expense for fleet owners in 2021, more than tires.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-02-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 117
Posted By red300zx
Flex Steel jack knife couch

Had couch re-upholstered and some how the center drawer catch is gone. Never paid attention to and have no idea what it looks like so can MacGyver something. Any one take a picture and post it for me.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-02-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 247
Posted By red300zx
Open up the transfer switch box and look at the...

Open up the transfer switch box and look at the wires, remove all power and tighten plugs. If wires are burnt replace as required., check you GFIC, that may effect control voltage I.E. refrigerator...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-02-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,139
Posted By red300zx
When connected to shore water I always pump from...

When connected to shore water I always pump from tank. See I can cut 12 volt power off when we leave the coach and if a pipe fails I don't have 84 bazillion gallons to deal with.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-01-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By red300zx
Verify batteries are fully watered, check...

Verify batteries are fully watered, check specific gravity, hydrometer 5 bucks at auto parts store, clean battery terminals, even if the dont look like they need it, put some electrical grease (auto...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By red300zx
My friend took his Monaco to REV in northern...

My friend took his Monaco to REV in northern Indiana, not sure service is there forte. They never did get the slide properly adjusted, he ended up figuring it out himself.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By red300zx
Replace every 6-7 years unless you drive 25K...

Replace every 6-7 years unless you drive 25K miles a year to keep rubber.
When tires are manufactured compounds are added to help protect the rubber from weather cracking and ozone damage. The...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 873
Posted By red300zx
I never drink water from the tank,n 2 1/2 gallon...

I never drink water from the tank,n 2 1/2 gallon containers are just safe, cheap and easy. So I use Camco water treatment and 4-5 oz of bleach to 100 gallons. Yes a hint of bleach smell periodically...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,417
Posted By red300zx
Never is a bad idea to tighten lugs on all...

Never is a bad idea to tighten lugs on all electrical connection in both you home and motorhome. ALWAYS isolate by shutting down main breaker. Always verify with volt meter no power, phantom or other...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-11-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 180
Posted By red300zx
Surge Tank Leaking

2000 Monaco had a leaking surge tank when parked is when I noticed it also had a low coolant light. Pulled the surge tank, getting the gold wire 1-1/4" hose off was a real task. But with mission...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-08-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By red300zx
Sheet metal shop can fab that piece, looks to be...

Sheet metal shop can fab that piece, looks to be aluminum. Paint to match.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-08-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,095
Posted By red300zx
Oh it is serious but not everyone can handle the...

Oh it is serious but not everyone can handle the truth, nor do they have the patients to understand the depth of most issue. They want a 30 second story to tell them all they need to know and get on...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-07-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,896
Posted By red300zx
I struggle with financing an assert that...

I struggle with financing an assert that depreciates at the rate of an RV.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-07-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,095
Posted By red300zx
https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/health-care/...

https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/health-care/item/35568-doctors-question-coronavirus-paranoia-in-viral-video-youtube-deletes-video

This took me like 2 seconds to find.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-06-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 668
Posted By red300zx
There is 100% chance no one get out alive.

There is 100% chance no one get out alive.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-06-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 668
Posted By red300zx
63 years of washing my hands for less than 20...

63 years of washing my hands for less than 20 seconds and I got this far with out dyeing. I figure I'm going to have to get some flora, virus, staph and streptococcus to keep my immune system health...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-06-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,095
Posted By red300zx
https://www.thenewamerican.com/email-signup-giveaw...

https://www.thenewamerican.com/email-signup-giveaway

I have read The New American magazine for 40 years i find the information to be very accurate and based on Constitutional principles.

See...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-06-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,288
Posted By red300zx
Kevin P Ryan the Business Insider creator is a...

Kevin P Ryan the Business Insider creator is a globalist and most articles will have an anti US bent. Yes they will spread fear mongering and propaganda if it fits the globalist narrative. Which...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-13-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,712
Posted By red300zx
I struggle with the thought of financing an asset...

I struggle with the thought of financing an asset that depreciates as fast as a MH. My question would be what is the guesstimated value of the MH at the term of the loan and work backwards to what...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-13-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,883
Posted By red300zx
If you don't have much deposit I would agree with...

If you don't have much deposit I would agree with Carl.S, this will give you time and see how things pan out between now and delivery. Now the dealer will be real po'd because it is in his inventory...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-13-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,883
Posted By red300zx
Oh no they would sell one to you in a heart beat,...

Oh no they would sell one to you in a heart beat, don't fool yourself in to believing that. Revenue is revenue even if they are Po'd.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-09-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By red300zx
Picture(s) would help

Picture(s) would help
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-07-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By red300zx
clean coil, blow the blower wheel off with key...

clean coil, blow the blower wheel off with key board air, replace filters
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-06-2020, 10:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,589
Posted By red300zx
That is a perfect storm for the Federal Reserve,...

That is a perfect storm for the Federal Reserve, cashless society has been their goal for 30 years, plus they get to print 4 trillion dollars.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 04-03-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,850
Posted By red300zx
Mid Ohio race course, Barber Motorsports Park in...

Mid Ohio race course, Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Elkhart Lake Race course in Wisconsin, VIR, Watkins Glen, State and/or private parks, almost any where, my drive way, need I go on. Yes...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-03-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By red300zx
I did because I was not prepared to put the...

I did because I was not prepared to put the eternabond down, but in hind sight it was like an insurance policy, seam was sealed well with self leveling and IF eternabond failed, boom secondary...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-02-2020, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By red300zx
Ok, tackled a 4' section where the front cap...

Ok, tackled a 4' section where the front cap meets the aluminum roof. What a nasty PITA. So I used Goo Gone professional, good stuff works like a champ. But the black mastic is like all black...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-31-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By red300zx
PITA, it is like eating an elephant one bit a...

PITA, it is like eating an elephant one bit a time. I just did mine and still have to remove grout off of the OSB sub floor. Then going to install 1/4" luan with 7" vinyl plank.
Do you still have...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By red300zx
thanks, I didn't think about the heat gun even...

thanks, I didn't think about the heat gun even though i use one for virtually every sticky application, da. Have purchased self level and non leveling.
Any thoughts on sealing the horizontal roof...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-30-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By red300zx
I am going back and forth on Eternabond. Mostly...

I am going back and forth on Eternabond. Mostly because i am getting ready to remove about 50' of aluminum faced black mastic tape. I peeled a 8" section back today and holy moly what a PITA. Not...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-19-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 24,910
Posted By red300zx
Tim Sullivan CEO of Rev Group (414) 290-0190 ...

Tim Sullivan CEO of Rev Group
(414) 290-0190

Got to the top of the food chain if you want action.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-17-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By red300zx
RV'ing, it's an adventure!

RV'ing, it's an adventure!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-15-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 24,910
Posted By red300zx
The chassis and frame rails have a 3 and 5 year...

The chassis and frame rails have a 3 and 5 year warranty. I would get into Freightliner and have them inspect it.

https://www.fcccrv.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Knowing-Your-Chassis-v2.pdf
...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-15-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By red300zx
One thing to keep in mind is that RV's are built...

One thing to keep in mind is that RV's are built from them sub-floor up. Once decked, they put the floor coverings down. They build the walls on top of the floor coverings. So any sub-floor deck...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-05-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By red300zx
keep in mind you may need to remove the slide,...

keep in mind you may need to remove the slide, this is probably 2 days for 3 guys in and out not including sub floor replacement. Anything on the slide would have to be removed. there are 2 layers of...
Forum: New Member Check-In 03-05-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By red300zx
Go to home depot by a dryer cleaning kit for <30...

Go to home depot by a dryer cleaning kit for <30 bucks. Hood up a shop vac to one (blank off with Card board seal with painters tape) of the vents, blank off all the outlets but one. With a drill run...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-28-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 12,113
Posted By red300zx
Yes they test to destruction under every possible...

Yes they test to destruction under every possible conditions and yes it is a science. That is why they test the same failure multiple times to see if they can find the point of failure that is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-28-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 12,113
Posted By red300zx
Cummins engineers recommend you change the oil at...

Cummins engineers recommend you change the oil at listed mileage or annually if milage is not met. There opinion is 300 or 15000 pay me now pay me later. Cummins should go 500-750+ k before major...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-21-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,350
Posted By red300zx
Inspect, check, recheck, inspect verify confirm...

Inspect, check, recheck, inspect verify confirm and then hire a professional to completely go through ever system. Tire codes, tire code, tire codes. Pull oil sample and transmission sample and send...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-17-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,074
Posted By red300zx
use only Onan parts other than maybe filters.

use only Onan parts other than maybe filters.
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