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Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-24-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By JCM
I agree. Our 2003 blew a exhaust gasket after...

I agree. Our 2003 blew a exhaust gasket after loosing a bolt. I replaced the manifolds (not exhaust system)with Banks exhaust manifolds. Wham- sudden increase of power from 60-80mph - great for...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-24-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 254
Posted By JCM
It sounds like you should take it to someone -RV...

It sounds like you should take it to someone -RV shop_ who knows how to winterize as all you need to do is miss one little thing to cost a lot in the spring. Maybe they will show you what they are...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 11-05-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,302
Posted By JCM
I just downsized to a small B+ coach (was up to a...

I just downsized to a small B+ coach (was up to a 40 foot -35 foot and 32foot Class A's. I miss the vacuum the most and get a booth with under seat storage compartments. May also convert to an extra...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,593
Posted By JCM
I now have a Triple E Wonder RTB 2020 model. It...

I now have a Triple E Wonder RTB 2020 model. It is my 4th coach from Triple E and it had some small problems when I first got it (June 2020) and there is still one sender not working properly. Why...
Forum: Sprinter Chassis Forum 10-04-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,444
Posted By JCM
I am so glad that I bought a new motorhome on the...

I am so glad that I bought a new motorhome on the Ford Transit chassie. I have a Ford dealer 4 miles away from my house (downhill if necessary) who said that they will be glad to service my coach. I...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-21-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By JCM
On my 2003 with the 5 speed trans (factory issue)...

On my 2003 with the 5 speed trans (factory issue) all I had to do was plug the gauge in and it read out the trans temp. Not so on my 2009 with a 6 speed transmission.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-20-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,031
Posted By JCM
Go for 10hp per foot 40 feet=400 horsepower....

Go for 10hp per foot 40 feet=400 horsepower. Torque will go along with it.
I had a heavy 40 foot Triple E Empress Elite and with its 400 hp Cummings I could almost set it's cruse control when I...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-17-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,327
Posted By JCM
I have a 2012 Honda CRV and have towed it up to...

I have a 2012 Honda CRV and have towed it up to 80mph with no problems. I believe the 65mph limit is for Honda's lawyers. Best toad ever Now I have downsized from my 40 foot DP to a Small C (B+) and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-10-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,702
Posted By JCM
My 40 foot Tripple E Empress elite had a 60...

My 40 foot Tripple E Empress elite had a 60 degree turning radius and was excellent. Now I have a 25 foot Tripple E Class B+ or C and it requires almost 4 lanes to do a U turn. I don't know it's...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 09-10-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,336
Posted By JCM
My Honda CRV with a 5 speed automatic recommends...

My Honda CRV with a 5 speed automatic recommends changing oil in the transmission at 20K (k)
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 09-07-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,336
Posted By JCM
I believe they were called slush boxes and were...

I believe they were called slush boxes and were in the early 50's.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 09-07-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,336
Posted By JCM
You think you are old, I remember 2 speed...

You think you are old, I remember 2 speed automatics.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 09-06-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,336
Posted By JCM
I just got a Leisure travel RV an on a Ford 10...

I just got a Leisure travel RV an on a Ford 10 speed chassis. It is beautiful - smooth - never know when it shifts - lots of power.
I have a Toyota Sienna with a 8 speed - it is not as smooth but...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-16-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,125
Posted By JCM
Am I assuming that it should be level or doesn't...

Am I assuming that it should be level or doesn't that matter?
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-16-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,125
Posted By JCM
One should level their coach before extending the...

One should level their coach before extending the slides if one doesn't want to twist the frame and or mechanism.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
I am sorry I don't know as I live about 3500...

I am sorry I don't know as I live about 3500 miles north of you BUT contact Triple E and they will direct you to a nearby dealer.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
So lets keep trying to get a group on iRV2.com.

So lets keep trying to get a group on iRV2.com.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-10-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,335
Posted By JCM
It is dry so I have never had a problem but I...

It is dry so I have never had a problem but I still like to fill once a year with city (chlorinated) water - then dump it and go back to RO water.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-09-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,335
Posted By JCM
Just fill with "City" chlorinated water every...

Just fill with "City" chlorinated water every once in a while (I have a well) to chlorinate the system.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-09-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,011
Posted By JCM
Check your settings in the panel. In mine I can...

Check your settings in the panel. In mine I can tell it I am using 30 or 50 amps and it the adjusts everything appropriately. Just a thought.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-09-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,745
Posted By JCM
Go for the 17" unit with the I5 chip.

Go for the 17" unit with the I5 chip.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-09-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,335
Posted By JCM
I just empty my tank each time I come home and...

I just empty my tank each time I come home and refill it again before heading out. Never had a problem.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-09-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
Lets start our own group. How? We just...

Lets start our own group. How?
We just downsized from a 32 foot Commander after downsizing from a 40 foot Empress Elite (loved it) but they were too big for our need right now. The Wonder is small...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-09-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,874
Posted By JCM
My local ford dealer will service my coach. I...

My local ford dealer will service my coach. I asked him before I bought it and there is another person with a LTV that gets his serviced there. I guess it is how bad the dealer wants the work or to...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-08-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
I chose the Ford for local service. It rides like...

I chose the Ford for local service. It rides like a dream and has most of the features I would have added if I had an option. Go for it
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-07-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
Go for 400 watts of solar power. They use a...

Go for 400 watts of solar power. They use a "stick on" panel. Also order the TV satellite antennae if you are planning to use a dish. They do a clean install.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-07-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
It would be nice to start a Leisure Travel Van...

It would be nice to start a Leisure Travel Van (Tripple E ) group. I suggested a Tripple E group years ago but never heard back.
Start reading your manuals (download) on the coach and accessories so...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 08-06-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 12,023
Posted By JCM
Is that the same as finding a dead body?

Is that the same as finding a dead body?
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 08-06-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,486
Posted By JCM
I just received my 2020 Leisure travel van Wonder...

I just received my 2020 Leisure travel van Wonder RTB. This is my 4th triple E motorhome (3 class as and now a B+ or Small C since 2003). It had a few cupboards that didn't close properly (just...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-06-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By JCM
I put a switch in the blank spot in the the dash...

I put a switch in the blank spot in the the dash blank in your picture.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-06-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
Yes. just got a 2020 Wonder rtb

Yes. just got a 2020 Wonder rtb
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-31-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,874
Posted By JCM
I wouldn't worry about 67 as I just bought one at...

I wouldn't worry about 67 as I just bought one at 76 years. I will get a few years out of it and then give it to my son (46).
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-26-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,874
Posted By JCM
I have had my new Ford for almost 1 month. I love...

I have had my new Ford for almost 1 month. I love it. Lots of power and no tendency to wonder (like my Workhorse chassis). Relatively quiet, good brakes, comfortable seats, and enough USB ports.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
I park mine for the winter and don't disturb it...

I park mine for the winter and don't disturb it (3 previous Triple E class A coaches). The previous coaches charged both sets of batteries so I didn't have to worry about freezing. That is why I was...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-17-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
Ordered in January and delivered June 9th.

Ordered in January and delivered June 9th.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-17-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,852
Posted By JCM
We got our new Wonder RTB 4 weeks ago. I am still...

We got our new Wonder RTB 4 weeks ago. I am still working through "add ons" and making personal mods to the unit. I did find out that the motor battery is not charged by the inverter-charger but will...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,839
Posted By JCM
I just downsized from a 40 foot Triple E Empress...

I just downsized from a 40 foot Triple E Empress (4 slides) to a Triple E (Leisure travel van) Wonder RTB. It is small but we have camped 2 x so far and WILL get use to it. It is very comfortable,...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 07-04-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,839
Posted By JCM
It is left over after gas and water. I would be...

It is left over after gas and water. I would be conservative with 500 lbs after all of our junk.
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 07-04-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,839
Posted By JCM
Yes they are occc challenged. I just got mine 3...

Yes they are occc challenged. I just got mine 3 weeks ago. I downsized from a 40 foot DP. I had approx. 4500 lbs. in my DP and now about 850 lbs. The Ford chassis is one of the best rides I have ever...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 06-28-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,839
Posted By JCM
I just downsized from a 40 foot Triple E Empress...

I just downsized from a 40 foot Triple E Empress Elite to a 25 foot Triple E Wonder RTB. 2 weeks ago.
It is smaller for the two of us but we wanted a smaller coach to travel around B.C. and Alberta....
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 06-27-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,165
Posted By JCM
There is a company- sorry I deleted) the name but...

There is a company- sorry I deleted) the name but they offer screw motor jacks - 80lbs and about $450.00 per side. They bolt onto your frame. I found them under a Sprinter company but they were...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-03-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,099
Posted By JCM
Sounds closer as your driving lights won't come...

Sounds closer as your driving lights won't come on with the parking brake activated but will be activated when the parking brake is off - and the ignition is on.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-31-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,099
Posted By JCM
DLR means daytime running lights. They come on...

DLR means daytime running lights. They come on when you start the motor and are designed to help oncoming traffic see you. They are mandatory up here in Canada. They really do help me see oncoming...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-21-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 16,247
Posted By JCM
I only had 1 inquiry to the age of my coach as it...

I only had 1 inquiry to the age of my coach as it looked better than most new ones. It was actually a compliment.
We did see one at a 1000 trails park that had all of the compartment doors on one...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-21-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 16,247
Posted By JCM
If your coach is in great shape and they still...

If your coach is in great shape and they still want to refuse you - go somewhere else where they don't have their head up where the sun doesn't shine.
I have only run into it once but I carry a...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-11-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 19,830
Posted By JCM
I haven't read the manual but I would suggest...

I haven't read the manual but I would suggest that the coach should be level for the system to calibrate properly.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 04-28-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,015
Posted By JCM
I have owned 3 triple E products. 2 Commanders...

I have owned 3 triple E products. 2 Commanders and a Empress Elite. Now I am awaiting my ordered Wonder RTB. I am still impressed with their construction and after purchase attitude. 1000 X better...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-13-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 675
Posted By JCM
It switches on the coach batteries (temporarily)...

It switches on the coach batteries (temporarily) to help start THE ENGINE - IF THE STARTING BATTERY IS LOW OR?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-13-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By JCM
I am having problem with my windshield washer-...

I am having problem with my windshield washer- doesn't work or even make a noise. Suggestions?
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-12-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 20,336
Posted By JCM
BUT you must still remember to hit the button...

BUT you must still remember to hit the button unless it is interconnected to the ignition switch.
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