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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-22-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,722
Posted By SteelerFan22
We have a 2013 Knight 36 PFT and love the quality...

We have a 2013 Knight 36 PFT and love the quality and have not had any major issues. We had the engine ecm upgraded at no cost and runs great. Hope to see you on the road.

Bill and Pat
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-20-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,434
Posted By SteelerFan22
We have a 2013 Knight 36 PFT and love it! Have...

We have a 2013 Knight 36 PFT and love it! Have not had any problems with the MAXXFORCE engine. We have over 13,000 since May 2014.
We like the quality of the coach for the money.
Forum: Navistar MaxxForce Engine Forum 09-08-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,217
Posted By SteelerFan22
Maxxforce mileage

We have a 2013 Monaco Knight 36PFT and just got home to PA from Washington state. Fuel mpg, varied from 8.3 - 9.3 traveling at 65 mph.
Included going through Yellowstone Park and the mountains.
...
Forum: Navistar MaxxForce Engine Forum 08-15-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 12,008
Posted By SteelerFan22
We have a 2013 Monaco Knight 36 PFT that we got...

We have a 2013 Monaco Knight 36 PFT that we got this past May 2014. Just found that there is a recall for the ECM and had it done today, about an hour or so at garage. We really like our Knight.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-09-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 1,020,086
Posted By SteelerFan22
We are planning on staying in WA for 3 months in...

We are planning on staying in WA for 3 months in the summer and back in the late fall for three more to see grandkids. Then head for North Carolina for winter. Our home base is in PA.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 06-06-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 1,020,086
Posted By SteelerFan22
Just purchased our second class A, a 2013 Monaco...

Just purchased our second class A, a 2013 Monaco Knight 36 PFT.
Really impressed with everything.
Looking forward to many years of traveling in it.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-02-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 482
Views: 276,167
Posted By SteelerFan22
Palazzo owners I must ask to be removed from the...

Palazzo owners I must ask to be removed from the current list of Palazzo owners as of today.

After having numerous slide issues and not knowing if I could depend on the reliability of the slide...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-06-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
It is attached to the fiberglass. Manufacturer...

It is attached to the fiberglass. Manufacturer used a large hammer on a demo model and hit it and it just bounced off. I know it wasn't like a deer but it is better than nothing.
If you go on...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-06-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
My deer guard

Glad everyone is ok. Here is the guard I purchased from Summit Products in Altoona, Iowa Summit Products: your source for motorhome products (https://www.summit-products.com) last year. Hope I never...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 02-22-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
I sent a pm but forgot to say we bought the...

I sent a pm but forgot to say we bought the better shades and are happy with the match.

Mine are 49 wide and would be better if 50 wide.

Bill
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 02-21-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Smile MCD Shades for a 33.1

We are very happy with our MCD shades. I moved them forward enough to cover the angled part of the window and MCD sent me a blackout strip to attach to the window frame to cover the small 1/2 to 3/4...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 09-03-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,283
Posted By SteelerFan22
Tom, We have a 33.1 and after our big slide...

Tom,

We have a 33.1 and after our big slide tracks were replaced I noticed our topper didn't tighten when we extended the slide. It rained and we had water laying in the topper, I noticed another...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 07-11-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Gropler, We like our MCD blinds. I would...

Gropler,

We like our MCD blinds. I would tell Peggy to have them increase the width about one inch and 1/2 inch to the width of each blind where we were short.

MCD sent us a black out strip...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 06-24-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Here is the contact at MCD; Peggy Grich ...

Here is the contact at MCD;

Peggy Grich
MCD Innovations
3303 N. McDonald St.
McKinney, TX 75071
pgrich@mcdinnovations.com
972-548-1850

We really like ours and glad we spent the money.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-21-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Sorry Steer-Safe link is Steer Safe...

Sorry Steer-Safe link is Steer Safe (https://www.steersafe.com)
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-21-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
The unit you need is a DC-04S It cost $410.00...

The unit you need is a DC-04S It cost $410.00 plus shipping.You can call at 800-845-5504 to order.

My mechanic had one on his motor home years ago and liked it.

I just drove the Palazzo for...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-21-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Shield is hinged so it folds toward you to access...

Shield is hinged so it folds toward you to access generator.

Shield can be removed by unscrewing 6 screws on top and on bottom.

So far I have had no problems with it. No wind issues from it.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-21-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 428,641
Posted By SteelerFan22
Palazzo Add ons and the Body Block Shield

Just had this installed at Summit Products in Altoona, Iowa.

Shield will repel stone chips, bugs and road hazards.

Hope that I never have to try it out.

Have also added a Steer-Safe...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-20-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Gary, Yes.

Gary,

Yes.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 05-19-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Jack, On our trip to Iowa to get our body...

Jack,

On our trip to Iowa to get our body block put on at Summit we had diesel fumes coming into the bedroom area of the coach. I called Thor and they said we could stop in on our way back to PA...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-26-2013, 05:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,123
Posted By SteelerFan22
I would check the tire pressures all around...

I would check the tire pressures all around first. Next if that doesn't help have a tire shop check that your tires are properly balanced I had an issue with tire balance. Ask your dealer to have...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-18-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,010
Posted By SteelerFan22
Randy, Thanks for pics and glad your trip...

Randy,

Thanks for pics and glad your trip went well except for the rock on the windshield.

I bought out rigger pads from BigFoot Construction Equipment, Inc. : high-quality outrigger pads...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-06-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,188
Posted By SteelerFan22
As soon as the weather breaks I am having a...

As soon as the weather breaks I am having a Steer-Safe unit put on our Palazzo. My mechanic has had MH's and highly recommended Steer Safe so time will tell. I figure it can't hurt and it is a...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-06-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By SteelerFan22
We tow a 2012 Wrangler Unlimited with standard...

We tow a 2012 Wrangler Unlimited with standard transmission and do not need to disconnect anything. Camping World did the tow package install. We have the Falcon 2 tow bar and the Invisibrake...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-29-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,720
Posted By SteelerFan22
Gary, I called Thor and they confirmed that...

Gary,

I called Thor and they confirmed that I have a 50 gal water tank.

I was in error.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-29-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,862
Posted By SteelerFan22
I agree that the front will get chipped unless it...

I agree that the front will get chipped unless it is protected. Our Palazzo didn't come with the 3 M chip guard and our salesperson didn't promote it.

As far as no bumper I am concerned about...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-28-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,720
Posted By SteelerFan22
33.1 CCC Sticker Info.

From what I can figure from my sticker, I believe that I have the 95 gallon fresh water tank and an additional 6 in the hot water tank which makes up the 100.9 gallons that the 838 pounds represent...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-25-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,070
Posted By SteelerFan22
Jack, Just wondering what kind of satellite...

Jack,

Just wondering what kind of satellite dome you have and if it is a in motion type?

I wondering if anyone has had any experience with the in motion variety?

Any recommendations?

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 855
Posted By SteelerFan22
Nice!!!!! Where did you get the steering...

Nice!!!!!

Where did you get the steering wheel?

Enjoy!

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
All I need is the stainless steel piece with the...

All I need is the stainless steel piece with the word Palazzo on it.

I wonder if they will just sell the stainless part?

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
We have had no issues with the exhaust and rock...

We have had no issues with the exhaust and rock guard.

Hope your project goes well.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-13-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
Rockguard pictures of exhaust

It was 60 in PA this morning so I was able to get pictures of the rock guard and exhaust.

See the following pictures.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-12-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
I will try to get a picture of the exhaust pipe...

I will try to get a picture of the exhaust pipe on Sunday.

Yes it is down and frame is on blocks to give tires a rest.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-12-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
Ultra Guard Rock guard

Gary,

See pics of the UltraGuard on our Palazzo.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-11-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
Gary, Will try as soon as there is a break...

Gary,

Will try as soon as there is a break in the weather.

Bill
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 01-11-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,163
Posted By SteelerFan22
We had our dealer put one on as part of the deal....

We had our dealer put one on as part of the deal. I believe it was a Ultra Rock Guard from Camping World.

It had to be shortened to fit the Palazzo. It works so far I am pleased with it.
...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 01-09-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 86,574
Posted By SteelerFan22
We have a 33.1 and a 2012 Jeep Unlimited at about...

We have a 33.1 and a 2012 Jeep Unlimited at about 4,600 pounds.

Have towed it on the flat lands and had no issues.

I like the fuel mileage of 10.5 - 12 that we get overall.

Bill
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 01-05-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Awnings for Palazzo windows and door?

Has anyone thought or or considering putting any awnings on the Palazzo?

I am considering putting a rain gutter over the windows.

I would appreciate any of your thoughts.


Bill

Palazzo...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-31-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
Ours in Western PA is covered with snow so I am...

Ours in Western PA is covered with snow so I am going to get it fixed when the weather breaks.

Bill
Palazzo 33.1
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-31-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 86,574
Posted By SteelerFan22
We had soot in our bedroom from a faulty wheel...

We had soot in our bedroom from a faulty wheel seal which allowed grease to get into the brakes and cause the smoke to come in. Had to have the seal replaced at Knoxville Freightliner under...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-07-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Yes, I have 50 amp. service to the MH. Living...

Yes, I have 50 amp. service to the MH. Living in Northwest PA probably won't get back on the road until April.

Bill
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-06-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Have any Palazzo owners considered adding the...

Have any Palazzo owners considered adding the Eze-gutter to the windows or over the door?

Anyone have any suggestions for adding window awnings or one for over the door?

Also, is it ok to leave...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 12-06-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 276,822
Posted By SteelerFan22
Look in your tilt out drawer in front of the sink...

Look in your tilt out drawer in front of the sink is where ours was located.

Bill

Palazzo 33.1 2012 Jeep Unlimited toad.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 11-16-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
This is what the shop foreman sent me to...

This is what the shop foreman sent me to winterize the Palazzo, hope it helps.

1) Drain you water heater by removing the plastic plug at the bottom (open outside access door to locate)

2) ...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 11-09-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
It is my understanding the low voltage message...

It is my understanding the low voltage message has to do with the electronic shifter. I was instructed to wait a few minutes before pressing any of the buttons.

Can't tell you anything about the...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-30-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
When winterizing don't forget the ice maker. A...

When winterizing don't forget the ice maker. A tech told me to blow air through it with the wire bar in the up position. He also recommended buying the insect screen to put over the furnace vent...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-10-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
I would advise everyone to personally check their...

I would advise everyone to personally check their valve stems and extensions to see that they are tight. I just had to call Good Sam road service to change an inside dual that lost its air due to...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-04-2012, 03:36 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
Ours has the crank up and works great for local...

Ours has the crank up and works great for local stations. I haven't tried the cable connection again.

Does anyone have a recommendation for an in motion satellite system? I have heard some don't...
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-03-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
Thanks will try again. 2013 Palazzo with 2012...

Thanks will try again.
2013 Palazzo with 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
Bill
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 10-02-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 115,002
Posted By SteelerFan22
I have the switch set at 3 and cable nothing but...

I have the switch set at 3 and cable nothing but snow on the tv.

Dealer flew through everything and I don't remember the cable button being explained. We were shown the cable coax box in the...
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