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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Dry nitrogen reduces degradation in the liner...

Dry nitrogen reduces degradation in the liner material, ply casings and wheel due to oxidation. It also will not sustain combustion. It is, however, still subject to those pesky gas laws.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Don’t forget the air replacement questions. Is...

Don’t forget the air replacement questions. Is there an environmental disposal fee for the old air?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 08:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
That’s also a good time to replace the muffler...

That’s also a good time to replace the muffler belt. Of course, that should only be done when temperatures are between 60-70F, in shade, with a humidity level near 50%.

Thanks for the reminder.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Goodyear has 50-odd pages on the subject, if you...

Goodyear has 50-odd pages on the subject, if you care to learn more.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-08-2021, 07:19 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
^^^Do they still recommend 110psi for both rear...

^^^Do they still recommend 110psi for both rear axles?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Shame on Tiffin for putting such a placard on...

Shame on Tiffin for putting such a placard on your coach.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Well, you’d have to pay enough attention to the...

Well, you’d have to pay enough attention to the chart to determine what pressure would be 10% above the recommended chart pressure.

Of course if one were to actually read all the words that...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
How can a guy or gal not know? The manufacturer...

How can a guy or gal not know? The manufacturer provides a tire pressure placard on the vehicle. In my experience, every placard lists a pressure which will support an axle at its maximum rating. In...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Put on some gloves. Would you ignore a chain up...

Put on some gloves. Would you ignore a chain up requirement because it was too cold?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
There’s more to tire safety than minimizing the...

There’s more to tire safety than minimizing the risk of catastrophic failure. As you’ve mentioned, inflating a tire 33% above the recommended pressure will compromise stopping distances as well as...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
There is no base temperature. The temperature...

There is no base temperature. The temperature readings that you mention are irrelevant to setting correct tire pressure.

Set/check the pressure in the morning, before the vehicle has been driven,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Would you provide a source for who created the...

Would you provide a source for who created the chart that you posted previously.

There is no art to it. It is physics. Your thoughts regarding a “best” temperature need to be reexamined.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
Maybe “Gas vs Diesel”? Despite the...

Maybe “Gas vs Diesel”?

Despite the simplicity of properly setting tire pressures, a number of peculiar statements, ideas and theories continue to surface. So the discussion goes on.

I disagree...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-07-2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,326
Posted By Kid Gloves
There is a single time and place to check tire...

There is a single time and place to check tire pressures. In the morning, before the tires have been exposed to sunlight and before the vehicle has been driven. Pressure should be checked prior to...
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