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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-03-2022, 06:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,190
Posted By Solo2
Here's a few links I use to determine what...

Here's a few links I use to determine what satellite I need to be tuned in to and where the spot beam covers. The advice to use "Chat" is my suggestion also as you certainly can give them whatever...
Forum: CB & Ham Radio 11-21-2021, 05:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 491
Posted By Solo2
The simplest for you perhaps may be a glass mount...

The simplest for you perhaps may be a glass mount antenna. This design is certainly a compromise but, it is something for you to consider. As with anything, you get what you pay for and the Larsen...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-23-2021, 06:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By Solo2
I will preface my comments with the fact that...

I will preface my comments with the fact that we've been using the TOGO/Connect2.0 for several years now because of the attractive unlimited AT&T TOGO deal that was rolled out and then promptly went...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2021, 04:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By Solo2
My experience exactly. Ours is on 24/7 and about...

My experience exactly. Ours is on 24/7 and about once a year it seems like I will get the "no SIM installed" message. I will do the reinsertion and it seems like it's good for another year....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-24-2021, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 416
Posted By Solo2
No, that's not common from my experience but I am...

No, that's not common from my experience but I am using the Connect V2 which does use the same interface however. Just a couple of suggestions, have you tried the Connected App?...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-15-2021, 07:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,751
Posted By Solo2
And, you've answered the question as to why...

And, you've answered the question as to why satellite service still has relevance to some RVers. Since June, we've been 6 weeks without any cell coverage (Verizon and/or ATT), no OTA stations...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-03-2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By Solo2
We've been using a Cricket sim in our...

We've been using a Cricket sim in our TOGO/Winegard Connect for over a year now with very satisfactory results. We've been to nearly the corners of the US in that time from northern Idaho, northern...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-30-2021, 05:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By Solo2
We get the "no Sim installed" error message every...

We get the "no Sim installed" error message every 6 months or so. I will remove the sim, clean the contacts with a pencil eraser and reinsert for another 6-12 months. We originally were on an AT&T...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-06-2021, 06:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,477
Posted By Solo2
Yes to both here. .52 is always on. In fact, I...

Yes to both here. .52 is always on. In fact, I have a "Monitoring .52" sticker on both the coach and toad.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-17-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,818
Posted By Solo2
Also, leave AT&T as the provider as you make the...

Also, leave AT&T as the provider as you make the APN change to "ndo".
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-17-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,818
Posted By Solo2
Yes, Doc is correct-"ndo" is used and make sure...

Yes, Doc is correct-"ndo" is used and make sure that you are connected to a WIFI signal as you are making the change to a different carrier-you must make the change to a WIFI signal to change...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-13-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By Solo2
Jim, I have been using the Winegard V2 now for...

Jim, I have been using the Winegard V2 now for nearly 2 years and it has worked well. When deciding on whether to purchase the V2 or not, it is important to be familiar with what it is and what it...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-19-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,818
Posted By Solo2
Yes. Unfortunately the TOGO unlimited plan is no...

Yes. Unfortunately the TOGO unlimited plan is no longer available and when mine expired a few months ago, I unlocked the unit and went with Cricket Wireless, a subsidiary of ATT and have been...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-22-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,990
Posted By Solo2
Unfortunately, I cannot verify that TMobile will...

Unfortunately, I cannot verify that TMobile will work however, I just now looked at the administration page on my Connect 2.0 and it does list TMobile as an optional carrier (as you may already know)...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-07-2020, 06:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By Solo2
As with most, "use it or lose it". ...

As with most, "use it or lose it". https://winegard.com/plans/cellular-data/winegard

There are a number of alternatives for mobile data providers that will work with the V2 depending upon your...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-05-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By Solo2
David does one of the better reviews of the V2 on...

David does one of the better reviews of the V2 on his blog at: https://outsideourbubble.com/winegard-connect-v2-wi-fi-my-take-on-it/

The V2 certainly does not have the best or the most up-to-date...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-10-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,720
Posted By Solo2
If you are interested in the plan, it may be...

If you are interested in the plan, it may be worth contacting Verizon (I used Chat). We received a similar email a few years ago about the 55+ plan and it appeared when I researched that it was only...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-21-2020, 06:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Solo2
Me to. 2m .52 simplex monitoring all the time. ...

Me to. 2m .52 simplex monitoring all the time. Also, have CB with no ground plane Firestick for the occasional traffic accident or other snafu and yes, about every cross-country trip we take, it...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-31-2020, 04:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,601
Posted By Solo2
I did pretty much the same thing. Inexpensive...

I did pretty much the same thing. Inexpensive and very effective. I also fabricated extensions for each leg so that it will accommodate uneven surfaces. I store the dish and tripod the majority...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-29-2020, 04:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,343
Posted By Solo2
I see that you are a licensed amateur radio...

I see that you are a licensed amateur radio operator? Have you ever used APRS as a locator? I do not actually use APRS via radio but rather, use an app that is free called APRS TX that will...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-24-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,130
Posted By Solo2
I have been using the TOGO now for several months...

I have been using the TOGO now for several months as we have traveled from the central US, UP Michigan and now to central Florida. We have been out of ATT coverage only a few times and for the most...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-22-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,169
Posted By Solo2
We also are using the TOGO Roadlink C2 and have...

We also are using the TOGO Roadlink C2 and have been traveling with it for the past 2 months through the mid-west and into UP Michigan. We are very satisfied with it's performance. Obviously, the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By Solo2
The Moen fixture on our 2011 Ellipse 42QD did the...

The Moen fixture on our 2011 Ellipse 42QD did the same thing this past spring. Lime and calcium deposits had made the faucet hard to turn and also, it wouldn't fully shut off-just small drips but...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-21-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,319
Posted By Solo2
One frustrating situation however, I had ordered...

One frustrating situation however, I had ordered the board online and a core charge was added as was expected but when I returned the board, I did not return it in the original box that it was...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-21-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,319
Posted By Solo2
No, that was the easy part. It might have taken...

No, that was the easy part. It might have taken me a time or two to get the correct sequence but, programming was straight-forward. Get your code from the inside right side of the fridge and follow...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-21-2017, 06:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,319
Posted By Solo2
The same circuit board failed on our Maytag in...

The same circuit board failed on our Maytag in our 2011 Ellipse 42QD which is a known problem for that model. Simple to replace once you get access but it sure was a chore getting that fridge out...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-13-2017, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By Solo2
We had a similar issue several years ago with a...

We had a similar issue several years ago with a 2005 Aspect E-450. Headlights and turn signals on the cab worked fine but nothing on the rear or the clearance lights at the top of the coach worked....
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-11-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By Solo2
:dance:Oh my Gosh-there it is!! I've had the...

:dance:Oh my Gosh-there it is!!

I've had the writing surface down several times but just never noticed in behind that. I feel pretty small about right now.

I'm sure it's in the owner's...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-10-2017, 05:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By Solo2
Ellipse/Tour Table Extension Missing?

We've been very pleased with our new to us 2011 42QD Ellipse but one mystery is confusing us. I've been though every inch of the coach (I think!) and cannot find the table extension. Extra chairs...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 04-04-2017, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 694
Posted By Solo2
Tour/Ellipse-Do you shut your chassis batteries off?

Our new to us 2011 Ellipse QD is stored indoors where we do not have electrical power available. I have been shutting the house batteries off when storing and have been doing likewise with the coach...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-30-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By Solo2
OK, tray is sliding better-at least it moves with...

OK, tray is sliding better-at least it moves with modest effort now! Used a lithium grease on the roller, latches and guides and it moves so it will at least open, close and latch.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-28-2017, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By Solo2
No, our 2011 has a 10KW Onan. I can get the tray...

No, our 2011 has a 10KW Onan. I can get the tray to slide with much effort and it sounds like this may have been the norm for the 11-12 models?

Has anyone found a semi-solution to the tough...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-26-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By Solo2
OK, found the problem. The latch did release but...

OK, found the problem. The latch did release but the tray takes a lot of force to pull forward. I will try lubricating the rollers and slides first and see if that makes any difference. I should...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-26-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By Solo2
Ellipse/Tour-Generator tray not releasing to extend-HELP!

I am unable to extend the generator tray on our new to us 2011 Itasca Ellipse 42QD. I've pulled the release handle forward as is shown in the manual-it moves about 1" but nothing on the slide...
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