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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-02-2020, 01:45 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,106
Posted By tbillet
X2, very happy with RViBrake 3

X2, very happy with RViBrake 3
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-02-2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,792
Posted By tbillet
Not knowing doesn’t mean you’re not liable. ...

Not knowing doesn’t mean you’re not liable. Consider yourself lucky. Would definitely not recommend the OP take that risk.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,836
Posted By tbillet
Train vs Shame

X2, except my water hose is also white. Since they’re in different compartments there’s no issue with getting them mixed up.

Probably would have inquired & offered some guidance if needed vs...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-29-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,087
Posted By tbillet
Best flat tow setup for Jeep Wrangler

I’m also using the GenY receiver. I made safety cable connections that used my lower bumper mounting bolts...299011299012
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-29-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,087
Posted By tbillet
Thanks for the info on your RVI3, I didn’t have...

Thanks for the info on your RVI3, I didn’t have that issue yet, but have my command center plugged into power & mounted in the rear bedroom.

My setup worked great up & down the Laurel Highlands of...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-09-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,087
Posted By tbillet
Thanks Lt Dan & Motts461, after visiting a...

Thanks Lt Dan & Motts461, after visiting a Camping World (no help), watching lots of YouTube videos, & investigating many of the systems advertised in Motorhome magazine here’s my plan:

BlueOx...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-08-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,087
Posted By tbillet
Best flat tow setup for Jeep Wrangler

With so many options I’m looking for advice on which tow bar & braking system you use to tow a Jeep Wrangler behind your Class C.
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 05-05-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By tbillet
Ideas for replacing accordion bedroom door?

2018 Greyhawk 29mvp

Looking for options to replace the cheap accordion bedroom door.

Not sure if there’s a pocket type or solid slider door that might work?
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 02-24-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,485
Posted By tbillet
X2.. don’t follow NASCAR, but bet not many...

X2..
don’t follow NASCAR, but bet not many saying it’s not a sport couldn’t last 30 minutes on a track at those G’s. Did a GT350 track day at Utah Motosports Park & a guy in my class dropped out...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-18-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,884
Posted By tbillet
JJ Johnson on FB is selling these for...

JJ Johnson on FB is selling these for $40272634272635
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-30-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,328
Posted By tbillet
Looks like a glow plug for a Diesel engine to...

Looks like a glow plug for a Diesel engine to me...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-14-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By tbillet
DelFest 2020

Secured our RV pass for DelFest 2020! Anyone planning to be there this year?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-24-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,861
Posted By tbillet
X2 !

X2 !
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 10-15-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,743
Posted By tbillet
Securing Firearms in Class C

There was a good article on this in the September issue of MotorHome magazine.

Suggest USCCA membership for anyone who travels with firearms for protection.
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 10-15-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By tbillet
Fusion Link GPS/Radio/Camera head unit troubles

2018 Greyhawk 29mvp with Fusion Link

Having trouble with the “music” icon on the unit. No radio or other options appear??

Used to have 5 zones of volume, now display is showing a single volume...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-25-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 14,104
Posted By tbillet
Squeaky Clean??!!

Sorry, but I don’t care how “clear” that water looked, it has bad bacteria in it. If it were my MH I would disinfect anything it came in contact with.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-25-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By tbillet
TPMS Recommendations

Very happy with this EEZTire unit:

EEZTire-TPMS6 Real Time/24x7 Tire... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B009BEGV6S?ref=ppx_pop_mob_ap_share

4 sensor unit is $279
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-19-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 17,286
Posted By tbillet
Greyhawk 29mvp Coated

Just had our 2018 29mvp professionally coated by KMG Detailing in Lebanon PA.
Drop it off one weekend, pick it up the next.
Kevin has done other vehicles of mine so I know the quality of his work. ...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Region 05-09-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 758
Posted By tbillet
Del Fest 2019

There are sites coming available (reselling) on the FB page. Guess some folks plans have changed.
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Region 05-09-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By tbillet
Not sure how far from where you’re working but...

Not sure how far from where you’re working but Gifford-Pinchot State Park is nice.

Gifford Pinchot State Park Campground
2200 Rosstown Rd.
Lewisberry, Pennsylvania 17339
Phone: 1-717-432-5011...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 04-12-2019, 05:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,321
Posted By tbillet
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Forum: Mid-Atlantic Region 04-01-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 758
Posted By tbillet
Del Fest 2019

Anyone planning to attend Del Fest at Allegheny Fair Grounds in Cumberland MD, May 23-26?

First time for us and looking for insight on what to expect with our reserved RV site there.

Thanks!
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,659
Posted By tbillet
Agree...likely not a permanent solution for MH...

Agree...likely not a permanent solution for MH but a good option vs waiting for hours for roadside service, or having to dismount flat & mount a spare for a small puncture.

Gets you where you’re...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-31-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,659
Posted By tbillet
I’ve used a vulcanizing plug kit dozens of times...

I’ve used a vulcanizing plug kit dozens of times on different cars, light trucks (F250 & Ram 2500), Jeeps (Wrangler & Grand Cherokee), & various atv’s/utv’s.

Never had leaks or other issues. ...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-17-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 15,879
Posted By tbillet
Too many choices

Seems there are as many grills as there are RV brands!

We had a Coleman Roadtrip before our MH, and it fit perfectly in our storage area so we’re keeping it.

Coleman RoadTrip LXE Portable...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-08-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,767
Posted By tbillet
237248 It may have something to do with this.

237248

It may have something to do with this.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-22-2019, 05:31 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,705
Posted By tbillet
235690 Hank Sauce Cilanktro Hot Sauce -...

235690
Hank Sauce Cilanktro Hot Sauce - Versatile Hot Pepper Sauce with Fresh Cilantro, Garlic & Aged Peppers - Hot Garlic Sauce with Mild Heat & Unique Flavor - Multipurpose Gourmet Sauce - 8...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-20-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,327
Posted By tbillet
Always get the external TV option - here's why

X2, only substitute PSU at each reference of LSU, & Beaver Stadium in lieu of Tiger Stadium!
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 02-19-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,422
Posted By tbillet
We added to our Erie auto policy.

We added to our Erie auto policy.
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 02-18-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,471
Views: 603,527
Posted By tbillet
US Navy USS Nimitz (CVN-68)

US Navy
USS Nimitz (CVN-68)
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 02-03-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,031
Posted By tbillet
2018 has the 6-speed trans (started in 2016)

2018 has the 6-speed trans (started in 2016)
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-15-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,883
Posted By tbillet
Simple math gets more complex when your replacing...

Simple math gets more complex when your replacing EGR valves, changing 3x the oil at each service interval, 2 fuel filters, etc, etc.
Not trying to be argumentative, I love my diesel pickup,...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-15-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,883
Posted By tbillet
Ready to purchase class C 25’-27’

I have owned both gas & diesel cars. The increase in fuel economy doesn’t come close to covering the difference in fuel & maintenance of a diesel. Even our Audi TDI cost more than our comparable gas...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-13-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 23,486
Posted By tbillet
Turn off the genny. 😁

Turn off the genny. 😁
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-11-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,500
Posted By tbillet
Uber or Lyft are both viable options anywhere on...

Uber or Lyft are both viable options anywhere on the east coast.
Factoring the cost of a toad, hitch, insurance, maintenance, fuel (for toad & MH)...we could do a lot of Ubering! (Is that a word?)...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-10-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,419
Posted By tbillet
If you look earlier in this thread you’ll see the...

If you look earlier in this thread you’ll see the factory (as found) alignment on our 2018 Greyhawk, came from Jayco with +4.5 caster.
Assume that a proper alignment is part of the J-Ride package....
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-08-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,419
Posted By tbillet
Well, I didn’t collect enough data to answer...

Well, I didn’t collect enough data to answer that! After reading all the various discussions on here telling me it was necessary ... I decided to get it done. Our first trip is scheduled for May...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-05-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,395
Posted By tbillet
X2... was looking at this, but seems too...

X2... was looking at this, but seems too economical (cheap). But for under $300 might just try it, can always cut it down to a 1 bike/scooter carrier if it’s not rigid enough.

Double Motorcycle...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-02-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,395
Posted By tbillet
If by “scooter” you mean <50cc, & not requiring a...

If by “scooter” you mean <50cc, & not requiring a motorcycle license. Yamaha Zuma is a great reliable option. Don’t recommend any 2-up on a 50cc.

Why limit yourself to a scooter (since most are...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 12-31-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,419
Posted By tbillet
Our 2018 alignment: 230640 Caster was...

Our 2018 alignment:

230640

Caster was actually better than what I expected from factory.
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 12-31-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,419
Posted By tbillet
Not sure what Jayco class C you’re looking at but...

Not sure what Jayco class C you’re looking at but all the ones we saw had auto-level jacks standard.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-11-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,628
Posted By tbillet
I may have missed your point.

I may have missed your point.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-06-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 17,120
Posted By tbillet
X2... paid off house, decided to funnel a...

X2...
paid off house, decided to funnel a portion of that monthly obligation to MH memories!
Forum: Just Conversation 12-03-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 15,105
Posted By tbillet
Is GM the tip of the iceberg?

Would rather have the jobs here (family sustaining wages) & “profits going across the pond” than the jobs in China & the profits going to reinvestment & capital equipment in Chinese plants.

Come...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-03-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 15,105
Posted By tbillet
I’d like to see the facts on this. Tariffs...

I’d like to see the facts on this. Tariffs haven’t been in place long enough to cause “billions” in loses.
These co’s you mention have all been losing money (you can’t build crappy motorcycles &...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-02-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 15,105
Posted By tbillet
It’s not just the pension costs, it’s keeping too...

It’s not just the pension costs, it’s keeping too many employed making vehicles that weren’t selling.
Have you seen the inventory days for the different manufacturers? GM just kept producing so...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,292
Posted By tbillet
7500lbs on the Greyhawk

7500lbs on the Greyhawk
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,266
Posted By tbillet
The box is only so big. Floor plan determines...

The box is only so big. Floor plan determines the amount of storage...not chassis.

So it’s a question of what you find important...outside storage OR inside living/storage. We love our queen...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,266
Posted By tbillet
We recently chose the Greyhawk 29MVP (2018...

We recently chose the Greyhawk 29MVP (2018 leftover) Don’t have much comparative experience, but very pleased so far. The J-Plus covered a lot of the mods I’ve read folks doing to other brands or...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-15-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,663
Posted By tbillet
AND those that try to build a quantity product...

AND those that try to build a quantity product have lesser margins, and end up being acquired by the corner cutters (I.E. Thor).
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