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Forum: Full-Timers 07-05-2022, 11:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,293
Posted By imkwuzn
Check the sticker in the drivers door jamb. It...

Check the sticker in the drivers door jamb. It should give you max towing, combined weight and payload for your specific truck as equipped from the factory. Changing the rear axle ratio may give you...
Forum: Full-Timers 07-01-2022, 11:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,293
Posted By imkwuzn
I have family in North Idaho and used to live...

I have family in North Idaho and used to live there. I spent a lot of time in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene which is just across the border from Spokane. Spokane is a much bigger city and has its...
Forum: Full-Timers 06-26-2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,293
Posted By imkwuzn
Keep in mind many State, County, National and...

Keep in mind many State, County, National and even private parks have time limits on length of stay. Private parks may also have age restrictions on your rig (10yo max as an example). I would first...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-19-2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,227
Posted By imkwuzn
Indoors in a public storage about 20min from...

Indoors in a public storage about 20min from home. 15x40 with Roll up doors on both ends and 15amp power to keep the batteries charged. 24x7 electric gate access. Pricey but worth it to me.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-17-2022, 01:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 822
Posted By imkwuzn
These are exactly what I replaced my broken...

These are exactly what I replaced my broken latches with years ago. Got them at Camping World I believe. For what itís worth, mine have never scratched me. :thumb:
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-16-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,630
Posted By imkwuzn
Iíve been using a Brake Buddy classic for the...

Iíve been using a Brake Buddy classic for the past 20 years. Originally on my F53 Southwind and 96 Suzuki Sidekick JLX, my parents P30 Pace Arrow, my Current Ď01 Endeavor Diesel and Ď02 Jeep Liberty...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-07-2022, 02:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 822
Posted By imkwuzn
Mine look nothing like those. However, I couldn’t...

Mine look nothing like those. However, I couldn’t find mine either and ended up using some generic latches I got at my local Camping World. So far so good. Good luck.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-07-2022, 01:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,063
Posted By imkwuzn
On my Ď01 Endeavor, the condenser, receiver dryer...

On my Ď01 Endeavor, the condenser, receiver dryer and fan are just ahead of the wet bay behind a square vented door. The high and low charge ports are in front under the hood up next to the...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-06-2022, 01:08 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
In my experience, If it’s meant to be, it will...

In my experience, If it’s meant to be, it will happen. If it’s too difficult or feels wrong, it generally is. This just means the right RV is still out there. Took me 3 years of serious looking but I...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-03-2022, 02:48 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
Iíve had 3 Class Aís and my parents have had one,...

Iíve had 3 Class Aís and my parents have had one, ALL have had at least one incident of mice inside the coach. I hate rodents and my very first camping trip in my Endeavor I was awakened at 3am to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-27-2022, 10:55 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
My two cents would be to wait and see what the...

My two cents would be to wait and see what the inspector finds. Not everyone is going to power wash an engine, especially if they live in a rural area. I bought my coach from a reputable dealer and...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-22-2022, 11:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,063
Posted By imkwuzn
My condenser is on the rear drivers side behind a...

My condenser is on the rear drivers side behind a square, vented door and it uses a special key to unlock it. The condenser, dryer and electric fan are all mounted together and very easy to access....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-17-2022, 02:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,063
Posted By imkwuzn
Had to evacuate and recharge my system a few...

Had to evacuate and recharge my system a few years ago. I elected to replace the evap/dryer and O-Rings at the time. I donít recall the exact amount of R134a but 4lbs sounds about right. I had it...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-15-2022, 10:58 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
This is why I personally would never purchase an...

This is why I personally would never purchase an RV, car or boat without seeing it in person first. Precisely why I flew to AZ, rented a car and stayed the night in a hotel before purchasing my...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-11-2022, 11:53 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
American Coach was the high end division of...

American Coach was the high end division of Fleetwood. They made really nice coaches. I thought they all had at least two slides? The Eagles all had fiberglass roofs and I believe they use the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-08-2022, 04:20 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,657
Posted By imkwuzn
Two things Iíve learned after having my debit...

Two things Iíve learned after having my debit card skimmed at the pump:

1. Instead of a debit card, use a credit card for all purchases. Zero liability with fraud on a credit card and the bank...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-05-2022, 10:43 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
I love this YouTube channel. This professional RV...

I love this YouTube channel. This professional RV tech knows his stuff and his videos are extremely informative. He does RV inspections for many dealers and walks you through the things to looks for.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-03-2022, 03:00 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,546
Posted By imkwuzn
As many others have already posted, an early...

As many others have already posted, an early 2000ís Beaver is just about one of the best coaches ever made. I looked for years before purchasing my current Ď01 Holiday Rambler Endeavor diesel(Beavers...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-27-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,049
Posted By imkwuzn
I looked At literally hundreds of coaches over a...

I looked At literally hundreds of coaches over a 2 year period before I narrowed my search to the floor plan and manufacturers I felt fit my needs. My first preference would have been a Late 90ís...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 02-17-2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,746
Posted By imkwuzn
I had a similar issue and had a clogged water...

I had a similar issue and had a clogged water filter. The pump did not build enough pressure to overcome the clogged filter but the city water supply did. Itís worth checking. Good luck.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-23-2022, 05:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,634
Posted By imkwuzn
You can’t go wrong with a late 90’s early 2000’s...

You can’t go wrong with a late 90’s early 2000’s Beaver, Monaco, Holiday Rambler and the older Safari’s. I looked long and hard before buying my current RV as I had the same experience you did with...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-23-2022, 04:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,393
Posted By imkwuzn
Both motors are fairly equal.

I’ve owned a ‘92 Fleetwood Southwind on a F53 chassis with the 460/E40D and a ‘94 Fleetwood Pace Arrow with GM P30 Chassis and the 454/4L80E. Both motors ran great, sucked fuel and were prone to...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-18-2021, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2,727
Views: 518,268
Posted By imkwuzn
Congrats on the new motorhome. I have the same...

Congrats on the new motorhome. I have the same year Endeavor (38PBD). I haven’t done any mods to it other than replacing the original shocks with Koni’s and new tires. Both made a difference in ride...
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