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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-19-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 54
Posted By Dave Killey
Furnace relay switch Hella 4RD

My propane furnace has stopped working. At first a fuse was blown. That was replace and it worked for a while. Then stopped working but fuse is good. Found a Hella 4RD relay switch that has 2 if the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,801
Posted By Dave Killey
Demco base plate (x2) failures

I had two failures with my demco baseplates. So blue ox is not the only ones. I posted my details already. But now I have been in contact with Demco and they said i messed up by not replacing both...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-02-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By Dave Killey
Demco Baseplate failure Tahoe, Yukon, Escalade, pick GMC pickups

Anyone have a failure of the Demco Baseplate 951820. They were installed on my 2011 gmc 1500 Sierra pick up truck 9 years ago. Last year one baseplate broke in two. Had to get new one sent to my...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-03-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,675
Posted By Dave Killey
The posts sure suprised me. I had been told to...

The posts sure suprised me. I had been told to use single ply only which i have mostly used for past 20+ years. Its difficult to find sometimes. So if 2 ply is working for everyone that is great and...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-09-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 48,107
Posted By Dave Killey
Waiting for mobile

Is there a place to pre-register for the new mobile service expected this winter? I really want to give it a try then get rid of my satellite tv and go totally internet for tv.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-28-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By Dave Killey
You are correct. I accidently put in date the...

You are correct. I accidently put in date the upgrade was done. The actual date it was made according to Winegard is nov 3 2010.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-28-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By Dave Killey
Winegard SK-7003 SK Motor Stall

My Winegard Trav’ler model sk-7003 (Shaw) had not been used for past 10 months. When i tried to use it recently it started to spin at a rapid pace eventually coming to a hard stop. Screen on...
Forum: Canada Region 04-14-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By Dave Killey
Consider checking back in a few days....Sometimes...

Consider checking back in a few days....Sometimes people just book quickly to see if they get the sites then change them around later for some reason.... I waited 6 hours to get my three days booked...
Forum: Canada Region 04-03-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By Dave Killey
Rv parts

I forgot to mention. https://www.rvsuperstorecanada.ca/rv-accessories This link is for RV Superstore Canada. A few of my friends use this store. I have not tried it yet.
Forum: Canada Region 04-03-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By Dave Killey
You have already found one of the best. IRV2 is...

You have already found one of the best. IRV2 is great.
If your going to have internet while you travel then you could use “my google maps”. You can trip plan and save your trip and then use it...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-10-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,691
Posted By Dave Killey
Hi Rebby and Thank You for your reply. A RV...

Hi Rebby and Thank You for your reply.

A RV dealer told me they had issues with the signals getting to the monitor and they are not going to sell this product any longer. I will be looking for...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-04-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,691
Posted By Dave Killey
Thank you for this posting. I am on a mission to...

Thank you for this posting. I am on a mission to also purchase this system. Heading to the Hershey RV show to check it out. Hopefully they will get this issue you are having fixed before I purchase...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-26-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By Dave Killey
12V power drop

Just had my transfer switch replaced at a Rv dealer and now I notice it seems like the voltage is reading down around 11.9 to 12.2 when I have been plugged into shore power for 2 days now. This low...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 10-30-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 643
Posted By Dave Killey
Coleman Propane Tree Hazard

I have had two Coleman Propane Tree had the plastic connectors fail on me that holds the tree to the propane tank. I feel this is a pretty substantial hazard and when I tried to contact Coleman all...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-28-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 896
Posted By Dave Killey
Hi xtream1 I am looking to purchase the same...

Hi xtream1 I am looking to purchase the same unit.. Now that you have had it installed for awhile - what is your take on it... I am struggling with getting either the alpine ILX-F309 with 9" screen...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-02-2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By Dave Killey
windows 10 home edition auto update

Windows 10 home edition - I was told this will perform auto updates in background with out users knowledge. You can somehow shut it off. For me there was a problem in the upgrade and it kept trying...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-19-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 670
Posted By Dave Killey
I agree. S&T was the best and nothing today...

I agree. S&T was the best and nothing today matches the trip planning it had... Google maps now seem the logical choice and a few others, but most are internet based programs....I did not know S&T...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-05-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 441
Posted By Dave Killey
Mexico Banking for Canadian

Anyone have experience with Bank of Nova Scotia branches in Mexico. I am told you can transfer money through Global Banking from your bank of Nova Scotia Canadian account down to your account at a...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-25-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By Dave Killey
4" Mounting Disk for GPS Needed

I am needing to purchase a self adhesive mounting disc that is close to 4" or 100mm. This is for my rand mcnally 7720 gps. The smaller ones do not hold it properly. I have sent in asking rand mcnally...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 01-18-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,896
Posted By Dave Killey
...and to add what these fine folks have told...

...and to add what these fine folks have told you, each of the 9 regions of the Klub have Facebook pages plus one for the Full Timers. Just search on Facebook for Newmar Kountry Klub Region......
...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 07-19-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,418
Posted By Dave Killey
vendors at the international rally

The rally book shows 28 vendors plus the Klub store all in the Underwood Building and 20 suppliers in the Annex Building. They are all busy setting this up today. It like a zoo out there...LOL
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-13-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,186
Posted By Dave Killey
If the Water pump controller was bypassed, that...

If the Water pump controller was bypassed, that could explain the problem here. I current am looking for my water pump controller location. My water pump does not work and the fuse is good. From my...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 05-19-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,418
Posted By Dave Killey
We are heading to the rally also. Its going to be...

We are heading to the rally also. Its going to be great. Looking forward to the trip there and back home as well. Lots to see and do along the routes planned. Also have booked into the factory to...
Forum: Canada Region 05-12-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,870
Posted By Dave Killey
There is one on the Canadian side of the boarder...

There is one on the Canadian side of the boarder at the Truck crossing called Pacific Boarder RV park. I have never stayed there in winter, but they have a nice indoor pool and hot tub. Try and not...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-24-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,421
Posted By Dave Killey
Yep, found the fuse. It was marked HDLP which I...

Yep, found the fuse. It was marked HDLP which I assume to mean headlamp... And yes it is a blade auto resetting fuse. It got extremely hot just before it triggered. Replace this and all is working...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-22-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,421
Posted By Dave Killey
Headlights go off then on then off

The daytime running lights/headlights went out on me the other day. Called Newmar who put me through to Spartan. I thought it was the Smart wheel decoder in compartment under drivers seat. The tech...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-22-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,421
Posted By Dave Killey
If changing the bulbs out does not work, then I...

If changing the bulbs out does not work, then I might suggest it is a bad fixture. I had one of these fixtures go last year and now have a 2nd one gone in my coach. When it finally goes, nothing can...
Forum: Cummins Engines 02-08-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,536
Posted By Dave Killey
Was able to get the Cummings dealer from...

Was able to get the Cummings dealer from Guadalajara to drive down and bring the proper scan tool. They found some type of sensor that sends signal from gas pedal to engine was defective but was able...
Forum: Cummins Engines 02-02-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,536
Posted By Dave Killey
2004 Allegro Bus with check engine light...HELP stuck here.

This is for a friend who is stuck here in Mexico near Puerto Vallarta. He has a 2004 Allegro Bus with a ISL cummings. Sitting for past 40 days in RV park then tried to leave yesterday and check...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-26-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By Dave Killey
Well, it took all summer long, but finally got...

Well, it took all summer long, but finally got the camera working. It turns out, the screen somehow got shorted when the mirror got knocked off and I had to replace the screen. This is after a stop...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-02-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 695
Posted By Dave Killey
Lights flashing at start up

For about a year now, the clearance lights and inside dash lights flash some times when the engine is started. Not all the time, but about 75%. Newmar tech suggested it might be somehow connected to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-12-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By Dave Killey
Thumbs up Thanks for your information, it is helpful. I...

Thanks for your information, it is helpful. I will check these out. I am heading to Elkhart this June and if I cannot figure it out, will see if I can get Ramco to take a look at it.

Thanks for...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-10-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By Dave Killey
Ramco Mirror camera not working

I broke off (long story) my Ramco 17.5" pass side mirror. I replace with a whole new unit including the built in camera. Now the camera does not work at all. I figured there must have blown a fuse...
Forum: Spartan Motorhome Chassis Forum 03-09-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,563
Posted By Dave Killey
Wiper & Cruise controls do not work on steering wheel

Hello. I have had this problem before, but it just fixed itself until now. The steering control for the wipers and the cruise control are going funky. Sometime one button works, then sometime another...
Forum: Canada Region 10-31-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,497
Posted By Dave Killey
I understand I will loose some channels, but I am...

I understand I will loose some channels, but I am OK with that at this point. The idea is not to call Shaw from a USA phone or they may cut you off as they obligated to do so. But if you tell them...
Forum: Canada Region 09-14-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,497
Posted By Dave Killey
The upgrade to the Explorer has already been...

The upgrade to the Explorer has already been done. The Moto-sat dish is collecting dust in storage. Had a few issues with the explorer at first, but now it is working fine. I like the features on it...
Forum: Canada Region 07-06-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 63,037
Posted By Dave Killey
Banff Alberta and the icefields parkway....the best

Just at a Newmar Kountry Klub rally in Banff. It was fabulous...wish I could have stayed there forever...wish I could figure out how to post a picture here too....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-10-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 14,581
Posted By Dave Killey
Just had my motosat Nomad 2 replaced with the...

Just had my motosat Nomad 2 replaced with the Explorer ($2499 + install) which has the LNB's for the 3rd sat. The installer told me there are no channels yet on the 3rd and when they do show up they...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-22-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,874
Posted By Dave Killey
I prefer to have a Canadian satellite company so...

I prefer to have a Canadian satellite company so I can get my fix of Canadian News and I do not think Dish has this...please correct me if I am wrong.
How did you get around paying the monthly fee...
Forum: Canada Region 04-18-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,497
Posted By Dave Killey
Revisiting Traveler vs Explorer for Shaw

Looking to upgrade my Motosat and understand the best two options to be Winegard Traveler SK-7003 or the Explorer. Consulting with an expert (Digital Electronics, Langely, BC) who installs & repairs...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-25-2013, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,874
Posted By Dave Killey
Hi 2 Nickels I have the same issue. I was...

Hi 2 Nickels
I have the same issue. I was hoping to start looking at what I can do this week. From what I see, perhaps one option for me is to change the LNB to go from Star Choice to Bell. I prefer...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 03-22-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 922
Posted By Dave Killey
For internet and cell service?? The options are...

For internet and cell service?? The options are a little more limited up here in the north. There are pro and cons to all the major carriers for your usage. Probably best to start surfing the...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 01-06-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,476
Posted By Dave Killey
Region 9 Rally Banff Alberta June 24th to 27th 2013

The Newmar Kountry Klub web site has the details of a rally to be held just before the Calgary Stampede. Banff, Alberta is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Canada's First National Park. June 24th...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-22-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 14,581
Posted By Dave Killey
Motosat shut down

Seen these two postings under the Canada region on IRV2.

"On another note if try to go to motosats web site it does not exist nor is there phone working."


"The founders and principals of...
Forum: Canada Region 09-20-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,558
Posted By Dave Killey
Hi Kevin My Dish issues seem to be solved...

Hi Kevin
My Dish issues seem to be solved maybe. I now have been getting all the HD channels ONLY from star choice. I have tried a few basic resets, but nothing seems to work. There is a hard reset...
Forum: Canada Region 08-30-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,341
Posted By Dave Killey
If you were thinking of a RV rally type of get...

If you were thinking of a RV rally type of get together, there is a chapter of the FMCA that has a rally on the island every year. I do believe they do not restrict the rally to class a motor homes...
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 08-19-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,651
Posted By Dave Killey
I will add they are up to 26 coaches to this...

I will add they are up to 26 coaches to this rally, Great turnout.
Forum: Newmar Kountry Klub (NKK) 08-19-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,651
Posted By Dave Killey
Joanne found some stuff at the dollar store and...

Joanne found some stuff at the dollar store and we already had a Hawaiian shirts, so cannot offer too much help with this one.
Forum: Canada Region 08-10-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 63,037
Posted By Dave Killey
Hey Brad Great to hear from you. Thanks for...

Hey Brad
Great to hear from you. Thanks for sharing your good news, and we wish you the best in health. Hope all your issues are behind you. My wife had the big C some time ago and is now into about...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-05-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,347
Posted By Dave Killey
104F retracts the awning automatically

A friend came over and we got to talking about the power awning. He has checked the manual before on this and found the awning will go in when temp get to 104F and also has a low temp sensor that...
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