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Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-19-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By VH1982
What type of source are you finding them? The...

What type of source are you finding them? The home despot only had 2 packs of 4 16x16...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-19-2022, 05:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By VH1982
Never hear of such a thing, but looks like a...

Never hear of such a thing, but looks like a really great option. Thanks!!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 09-14-2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By VH1982
I'm sure it's BEST to support both, and would...

I'm sure it's BEST to support both, and would never consider doing just a single for an extended period (say, over 1 week).

But as others have said/suggested, there's a huge safety factor built...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-04-2022, 06:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By VH1982
It becomes a WiFi router. This allows you to...

It becomes a WiFi router.

This allows you to connect another device (such as a laptop, tablet or phone [that, perhaps, has a locally non-supported cellular carrier]) to the internet.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-29-2022, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By VH1982
Now that makes sense. I've only ever dumped when...

Now that makes sense. I've only ever dumped when the slide was in so it never occurred to me.

Thanks!
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-25-2022, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By VH1982
As in, using Satellite? That would be very...

As in, using Satellite? That would be very intriguing to me, as 90%+(??) I think our cell phones would have adequate connection, but it would be really nice to have 100% (apart from occasional/short...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-24-2022, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By VH1982
That's for sure my inclination. Just thought I'd...

That's for sure my inclination. Just thought I'd try and get some insight if there may be some good reason for it...

Thanks!
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2022, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By VH1982
Good info - thanks. You may not believe...

Good info - thanks.

You may not believe this, but I know where Meshoppen is without looking at a map. My mother's family was centered in Canton and I have (had, as of last year) an uncle who lived...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-24-2022, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By VH1982
Two Black Tank valves?

New to RVs...

First time we dumped, opened the black tank valve, waited for it to empty, then opened the grey. Didn't have water to flush the black at the dump station we used.

Next time....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,553
Posted By VH1982
That was my initial impression when I first...

That was my initial impression when I first looked into it, and was planning to go with that (our RV came with the 2.0+ installed). But I started researching on here and came across many posts that...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2022, 11:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By VH1982
Choose different carrier for hotspot?

Our RV came with a Winegard Connect 2.0 installed.

We have ATT on our phones so I am thinking about getting Verizon for the Winegard so that we are more apt to have coverage, presuming that...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-13-2022, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By VH1982
Found it. There was a loose wire on the...

Found it. There was a loose wire on the controller…
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 08-12-2022, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By VH1982
Slide stuck in

We have two slides on our Quantum LH26. Got to the site tonight and one went right out. The other won’t even try - no click, no whine, nothing.

Found a “troubleshooting guide” in our manuals and...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-01-2022, 02:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 944
Posted By VH1982
Good ideas - thanks for the help. ~NEWB

Good ideas - thanks for the help.

~NEWB
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-31-2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 944
Posted By VH1982
What to do with low black water tank?

If you're only away for a weekend and your BW tank is not even 1/3 full, and you only have the option of dumping without a flush, what is best practice?

My thought is to dump a bunch of water...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-28-2022, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By VH1982
Came up with the idea of using Velcro to hold it...

Came up with the idea of using Velcro to hold it down, but the wife was not keen on the idea of putting stick stuff on. So she came up with using magnetic table cloth hold downs and we are going to...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-27-2022, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By VH1982
Welp, there was plenty of room between the...

Welp, there was plenty of room between the "glass" and shade of the forward facing cab-over bed area so I mounted it there. Have a trip in 2 weeks down I-87 in NY so I guess we'll see if that did the...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-26-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By VH1982
Couldn't figure out how to take it out. Even the...

Couldn't figure out how to take it out. Even the valence that covers it - no obvious way to remove.

BUT I did find that there are wheels on each end that adjust the tension, and if you loosen them...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-24-2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By VH1982
Blind won't stay down

In our LH26, the blind on the rear window (MBR) won't "catch" and stay in the down position. It used to... Any suggestions?

TIA

David
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-21-2022, 07:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By VH1982
We do have a front window in the cab-over bed,...

We do have a front window in the cab-over bed, but it has a power shade so I will have to check if the transponder will fit between shade and glass.

If not, I can try putting it in one of the side...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-19-2022, 01:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By VH1982
I think that from a technical standpoint, the...

I think that from a technical standpoint, the static load is fine to support with one tire. But, I know it's not ideal. I would prefer to support both tires.

The situation is that I need to make a...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-19-2022, 10:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By VH1982
Leveling Duals

When using spacer blocks etc to level, do both tires in a dual setup need to be supported, or is just one ok?
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2022, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By VH1982
Free tolls?

I ordered and received an EZ-Pass transponder via the NJ EZ-Pass system (which we have used for many years - basically since it was instituted - without trouble in any state and any vehicle) and took...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-13-2022, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By VH1982
Truma view

Truma view
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-13-2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By VH1982
It's a paved parking lot, so not really feasible.

It's a paved parking lot, so not really feasible.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-13-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By VH1982
Not planning to LIFT the axle, but make a ramp to...

Not planning to LIFT the axle, but make a ramp to drive up, with a flat area on top.

Measuring was done with the Truma app, entering in wheelbase info.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-13-2022, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By VH1982
Possible, but for connecting to our septic system...

Possible, but for connecting to our septic system and the most direct route from the entry door of the MH to the house, it works better this way.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-12-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By VH1982
Maximum feasible leveling amount

We plan to use our RV as a "5th bedroom" when we have guests. Our parking area is, what I thought, "not too out-of-level" but two trials show it's worse than I thought...

First I used a 4' level...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-12-2022, 09:25 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 20,644
Posted By VH1982
Maybe the "one slide out" has something to do...

Maybe the "one slide out" has something to do with it... :D

More seriously, I have no doubt that the cab over bed and big square box makes a huge difference. The cab over bed (at least on a...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-10-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 20,644
Posted By VH1982
On topic

While it IS interesting to see what other platforms get, the thread is about the new 7.3 V8 vs the older V10. It would be great if it wasn't clogged with V6 diesels, EcoBoosts, Cummins, et al...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-09-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By VH1982
Can't speak for all Thor products, but not on...

Can't speak for all Thor products, but not on mine.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2022, 05:59 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 20,644
Posted By VH1982
Yes, the torque comes on large and low.

Yes, the torque comes on large and low.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-06-2022, 05:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By VH1982
Shake, Rattle and Roll

Just finished out maiden voyage and wondering what the typical trouble spots are and how to fix them.

I think the screen door is probably the worst culprit, but didn't come up with a great...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-06-2022, 05:20 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 20,644
Posted By VH1982
Just did a 700 mile trip from VT to NJ and back...

Just did a 700 mile trip from VT to NJ and back in our 2021 26' E450 with the 7.3 and got about 9.3
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-06-2022, 01:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By VH1982
Good idea, I will probably do similarly. ...

Good idea, I will probably do similarly.



I will remember that if it's a pain - haven't had to worry about that yet. And I hope to park it in my shop where it rarely gets below freezing.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-06-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By VH1982
Yes. But. The valve the makes it function in mine...

Yes. But. The valve the makes it function in mine is under the bed. Have to use a screwdriver to remove the panel covering it.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-04-2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By VH1982
Good points - will consider/research all. ...

Good points - will consider/research all.

Thanks!
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-04-2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By VH1982
Makes perfect sense - thanks!

Makes perfect sense - thanks!
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-03-2022, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By VH1982
Possible fresh water accumulator

Our trial run, the major first thing to try and solve is the water pump cycling - like 5-10 times per second with a sink faucet on full. Once a second at a trickle

First off - is that normal?...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-01-2022, 06:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By VH1982
2021 LH26. But the dealer confirmed it was...

2021 LH26.

But the dealer confirmed it was the same as on the 2022 LC26 they have on the floor.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-30-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,520
Posted By VH1982
I was aware of that, and had to select "Yes, I...

I was aware of that, and had to select "Yes, I know this is an old thread" in order to post it.

But most of the resources listed were websites, which either are, or are not, as up-to-date as the...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-29-2022, 12:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,520
Posted By VH1982
Wow, this is awesome - thanks!

Wow, this is awesome - thanks!
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-29-2022, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
My input voltage was reading 119.x

My input voltage was reading 119.x
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-29-2022, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
This was purchased by the PO, so I have no...

This was purchased by the PO, so I have no receipt.

But based on excellent reviews, I did order another one.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-29-2022, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By VH1982
Found it! Called the dealer. It is under the bed....

Found it! Called the dealer. It is under the bed. Literally, under the bed. Have to remove (3) combo phillips/square drive (hate those things) and lift a panel to find it, but I did.

Thanks for...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
See above.

See above.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2022, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
? Green light is ON...

?

Green light is ON...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2022, 02:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
Not sure what you mean. There is 0 voltage coming...

Not sure what you mean. There is 0 voltage coming out of the surge suppressor. The outlet the surge protector is plugged into has 120v.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2022, 02:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
The outlet is fine. Voltage meter tests fine and...

The outlet is fine. Voltage meter tests fine and AC works when plugged in.

Just interesting that the suppressor shows all OK but not output. Maybe that's normal after they experience an...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-28-2022, 11:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By VH1982
Surge Suppressor not passing power

My RV came with a Progressive Industries SSP-30XL (https://www.progressiveindustries.net/_files/ugd/439d5a_5410f4198b1341528693089c0cb26313.pdf).

When plugged into my outlet it shows Green (surge...
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