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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-16-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By 00 Buckshot
[QUOTE=twinboat;5521732]Loose connections will...

[QUOTE=twinboat;5521732]Loose connections will cause wires to heat up but the amp don't climb from it.

Bad connections and arcing add resistance to the circuit causing heat. Unless that heat is at...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-15-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By 00 Buckshot
My first guess would be a loose connection. Does...

My first guess would be a loose connection. Does it run awhile before it pops? If so there might be a loose connection in the fuse panel or in the AC.

Need to find it asap.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-26-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Has this fan been running OK and then started...

Has this fan been running OK and then started making the noise or has it been setting awhile? If it has been setting awhile it could be a mud dauber nest.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 10-03-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By 00 Buckshot
both of mine run out on the roof and Depending...

both of mine run out on the roof and Depending how level your rig is determines where it goes from there.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-30-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,363
Posted By 00 Buckshot
When you put your jacks down maybe the slide...

When you put your jacks down maybe the slide moved slightly and got it squared up and not binding. Was the rig level when you was having trouble moving the slide?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-27-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Probably your leveling jacks popping. This can be...

Probably your leveling jacks popping. This can be caused by air in system or temperature changes causing expanding/contracting.

If it is air in the system you can add some anti stiction fluid to...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 09-17-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Yes, many are doing it every day. It is steep and...

Yes, many are doing it every day. It is steep and has some very tight turns but it is paved all the way. The road on the West side is brand new and is as smooth as silk.

Just watch your speed...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-02-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 934
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I have a pathway X2 and a Wally also. I have to...

I have a pathway X2 and a Wally also. I have to update my menu every morning. I hit the guide button and it only shows one or two hour of programming. When I arrow over to the next hour it tells me...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-29-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Your brakes are loose. You need to correctly...

Your brakes are loose. You need to correctly adjust your trailer brakes. Jack up the wheel, turn star wheel until the wheel locks up. Back off three to 4 clicks.

X2
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If you are lucky your "in" cable to the ATS will...

If you are lucky your "in" cable to the ATS will reach your electrical panel and you can take it loose and wire it direct to the panel.

That is what I was able to do with mine.

Good luck.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-19-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,130
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I had the same problem with mine. I sprayed rust...

I had the same problem with mine. I sprayed rust neutralizer on the rust and then painted with rustoleum. No need for scrubbing to remove the rust.

Mfg said the dealership was supposed to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-04-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,030
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I bought a new 2015 DRV Tradition from Explore...

I bought a new 2015 DRV Tradition from Explore USA. The first 11 months I owned it, it was in the shop 7 months. Once I asked them to order the parts that were needed and I would bring it in when...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-03-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,399
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If you have to ask you probably will not enjoy...

If you have to ask you probably will not enjoy the trip.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-31-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Did you try resetting your thermostat?

Did you try resetting your thermostat?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-27-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I completely removed all of those rings from my...

I completely removed all of those rings from my vents but it didn't seem to help much if any.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-26-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By 00 Buckshot
You might check all of your wiring lugs in your...

You might check all of your wiring lugs in your breaker box. Make sure all connections are tight. A loose connection will cause them to heat up and trip the breakers.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-24-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,337
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I don't use it to keep the water potable but I do...

I don't use it to keep the water potable but I do use it to sanitize the tank and lines each spring.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-12-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If there is a chance of continued contact with...

If there is a chance of continued contact with the jack handle I would cut piece of plywood about 2" square and paint it and put a good coat of silicone between the two pieces and screw it on.

If...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-10-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By 00 Buckshot
It is going to take a little elbow grease to...

It is going to take a little elbow grease to remove the oxidation. I recommend a Maguires wax with a little compound such as the Maguires Mirror Glaze M06.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-10-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By 00 Buckshot
1. Oxidation - very common , just needs a good...

1. Oxidation - very common , just needs a good waxing.

2. Probably a bent axle. Probably can be fixed at at the right type of repair facility. If not
can be replaced at a reasonable...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-13-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By 00 Buckshot
You may have the inner gasket in upside down as...

You may have the inner gasket in upside down as stated above. It will only seal if it is in correctly.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-25-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By 00 Buckshot
About half way to Lake City is North Clear Creek...

About half way to Lake City is North Clear Creek falls. Well worth the drive. Go on over to Lake City the drive over Slumgullion pass is also worth the drive.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 05-04-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,286
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I bought my last set from Discount tires and they...

I bought my last set from Discount tires and they were a month old. I told them I wanted tires less than 6 months old and they searched around until they found a set in Oklahoma.

I tried to order...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-22-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,224
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Is it possible to light up the area at night....

Is it possible to light up the area at night. That will keep them from roosting.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-02-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Well I had to give these suckers a try. They are...

Well I had to give these suckers a try. They are really unique and you need a pneumatic to bust them. I was trying to crimp one when I got them just to see how they were different and it takes a lot...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-26-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Good job. Never heard of the expanding peel rivet...

Good job. Never heard of the expanding peel rivet and I don't have any idea what type of tool he used to crimp the rivets.

Something else I need to try.

Thanks
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-25-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If you use the correct length rivet it will pull...

If you use the correct length rivet it will pull the gap together.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-24-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I had the same problem on mine. I don't think...

I had the same problem on mine. I don't think there is anything behind a lot of those screws, I even tried 2 and 3 inch screws that would not grab anything so I bought some black exploding rivets and...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-24-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,364
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Go on over to Lake City. Although there is a...

Go on over to Lake City. Although there is a tremendous amount of beetle kill trees it is still a beautiful drive.

Before you get into Lake City there is a cutoff to Deer Lake campgrounds. A nice...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-24-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I had a similar problem with one of mine and it...

I had a similar problem with one of mine and it turned out to be a thermistor. After running fine most of the day , lt would start acting up. the fan would keep running and the compressor would shut...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-16-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,253
Posted By 00 Buckshot
The last RV I had sometimes dripped. I would just...

The last RV I had sometimes dripped. I would just snap the relief valve open and shut and it always stopped dripping.
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 01-16-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,231
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I have a VA card and although I don't use it I...

I have a VA card and although I don't use it I was under the impression that everyone was eligible or maybe it just for all Vietnam vets because of agent orange.

Hope it works out for you.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-16-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,898
Posted By 00 Buckshot
That is not acceptable by any stretch of the...

That is not acceptable by any stretch of the imagination. You probably don't want to know what is under that glob of dark caulking on the rear. I suspect a big problem.

I would get some statements...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 01-13-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,137
Posted By 00 Buckshot
i can clearly see that is not pex . Or at least...

i can clearly see that is not pex . Or at least not the kind we are talking about.

Pex is red white or blue and single wall.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 01-12-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 772
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Stick with the GM warranty. $100 deductible.

Stick with the GM warranty. $100 deductible.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-02-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By 00 Buckshot
That looks like grooves left by the shaving...

That looks like grooves left by the shaving machine. I don't see any unusual wear. You might take it back to the shop that shaved the tires and ask them .
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-29-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By 00 Buckshot
On mine you lift it up about 2 inches then tilt...

On mine you lift it up about 2 inches then tilt the top away from the wall. Then you can lift it all out.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-21-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,938
Posted By 00 Buckshot
This is a bad idea because with all four wheels...

This is a bad idea because with all four wheels off the ground the shackles can flip and if not corrected can cause damage to suspension system.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 416
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Do your slides cover your floor vents when they...

Do your slides cover your floor vents when they are pulled in?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-30-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By 00 Buckshot
You will need two Wallys and have to be on the...

You will need two Wallys and have to be on the same satellite.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 10-26-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Will just the fan come on? If so you are getting...

Will just the fan come on? If so you are getting power to the unit.

Heat pumps will not come on below a certain temp. Mine will come on down to about 35 degrees. Others say 40 degrees.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 10-20-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,855
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If you get out of range , the last reading will...

If you get out of range , the last reading will continue to show. That would only be an issue if a tire comes off.

I can un-hook from the RV and drive away and it will continue to display the last...
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 10-04-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,626
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If you will spray WD40 into the cable where the...

If you will spray WD40 into the cable where the pull handle is this may help. It did on mine I had to spray it several times but it migrated far enough down the cable to solve the problem.

Hope it...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-04-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I f this is a Dometic they probably failed to set...

I f this is a Dometic they probably failed to set the DIP switches in the AC correctly.

Can go to the Dometic web page and find out what switch controls the furnace and go up on the roof and set...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-03-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,704
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Is it normal-----Yes, Is fair to the consumer...

Is it normal-----Yes, Is fair to the consumer ----No.
I bought a new rig in 2015 and the first 11 months I owned it, it was in the shop for seven months. If you are in the RV'ing community you need...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-28-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By 00 Buckshot
check the mfg date also. It might be even older...

check the mfg date also. It might be even older than you think. Sitting out in direct sunlight does take its toll but if it has expensive tires on it that would be my main concern they are already at...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-23-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 315
Posted By 00 Buckshot
If your black or gray tanks over fill they should...

If your black or gray tanks over fill they should back up in the RV. If fresh water over flow it should have a vent to allow it to escape without harming the RV.

Sounds like you might have a leak...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,427
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Look at the MFG date on the rig. I bought a 2015...

Look at the MFG date on the rig. I bought a 2015 model that was built in December of 2013. I didn't realize that until it was too late. The Mfg date is on a tag on the king pin or at least mine was....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-05-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 708
Posted By 00 Buckshot
Not familiar with your coach but did you possibly...

Not familiar with your coach but did you possibly have the aux battery switch off?

This would keep the batteries from charging.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-17-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By 00 Buckshot
I am sure you have already check this but it...

I am sure you have already check this but it sounds like the aeriator screens on the bath tub faucets.
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