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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-13-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By pointrow
That’s almost a 70% increase from my last 3 year...

That’s almost a 70% increase from my last 3 year renewal. Hard to swallow but I’m still money ahead at the higher price.
They have always been excellent.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-12-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,635
Posted By pointrow
I have been very happy with Coach Net. I have...

I have been very happy with Coach Net. I have used it at least 10 times in the last 8 years and they have come through every time.
Don’t forget they cover all your vehicles for the price of your...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 12-12-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By pointrow
You will be fine. As long as your comfortable in...

You will be fine. As long as your comfortable in the MH ( heat wise) the plumbing will be ok.
20 amp power will run everything on your coach except AC which I don’t see you needing!
And yes you can...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-27-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By pointrow
Wow thanks for the heads up. I ordered a...

Wow thanks for the heads up. I ordered a circulation pump as a spare since they eventually go bad. Couldn’t pass up 60% off.

Thanks again.
Pointrow
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-18-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By pointrow
Found some in Yuma Az . The concentrated, bought...

Found some in Yuma Az . The concentrated, bought enough to take care of my needs.
4th place I stopped at, everywhere else was out and didn’t know when they would have any.

Thanks
Pointrow
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-17-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By pointrow
Camco boiler fluid

Iím having trouble finding Camco pink boiler fluid concentrate. Everywhere Iíve ask is out and nobody knows when it will available.
So now Iíve been asking for the gallon jugs and getting the same...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-14-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By pointrow
I would recommend dropping road service from both...

I would recommend dropping road service from both policies and getting Coach Net which will cover both. I have read posts on here where Coach Net dropped the camper at a campground near the service...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 971
Posted By pointrow
I’ve encountered several FTers who offer repair...

I’ve encountered several FTers who offer repair services. Seems most have a specific park where their at each year and have built up a reputation of the fellow campers there at the same time each...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-10-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By pointrow
I get a lot of looks with my f150 and a Polaris...

I get a lot of looks with my f150 and a Polaris Xp 1000 riding on top of the bed rails Behind my 42’ MH. Towed this combo from Il to Az and back several times.
One of my biggest problems in...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 11-09-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By pointrow
For whats it worth I ran into a guy in Alaska who...

For whats it worth I ran into a guy in Alaska who has 300 trucks on the road out of Iowa and he told me they have found changing the Def filter every year has reduced their def problems greatly. He...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-08-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By pointrow
Yep BTDT. Does anyone know what the actual...

Yep BTDT.

Does anyone know what the actual psi is at full inflation? I would like to come up with a pop off valve but donít know what psi to get.

Thanks
Pointrow
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-08-2020, 03:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By pointrow
Thanks. That is exactly what Iím looking for.

Thanks. That is exactly what Iím looking for.
Forum: Cummins Engines 11-07-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By pointrow
Cummins engine monitor

Is there a monitor that I could plug in to monitor whatís going on with my 8.9L.
I want temp in degrees, fuel consumed and range before out of fuel, oil temp and probably other things with out...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-04-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By pointrow
Navigation app by miles

Is there an app or web site where it will tell me what falls into my range for the day from my current location?
Suppose Iím here and I want to travel 400 miles today. What falls into my 400 mile...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-30-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By pointrow
Thanks for the pdf it is outstanding information....

Thanks for the pdf it is outstanding information.
My 450 hp is plenty of power for my 42’ MH and f150 toed. The amount of time spent climbing those steep grades is such a small percentage of total...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-30-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 464
Posted By pointrow
Not sure what you mean about blows by but you...

Not sure what you mean about blows by but you better be lubing your spring shackles.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-29-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By pointrow
Can your shower head be limed up? If it is soak...

Can your shower head be limed up? If it is soak it in CLR or “something like it “to clean out the crud.
Can’t think of the actual name.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-29-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By pointrow
Are you saying they don’t have a rebuild kit for...

Are you saying they don’t have a rebuild kit for your bar?
If they do get a couple kits and rebuild it your self or most any mechanic can do it.
It not rocket science doing it yourself. Just...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 10-28-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 926
Posted By pointrow
Do you hear it fire in that 30 seconds? If it...

Do you hear it fire in that 30 seconds? If it does I would clean off the flame sensor. It’s not seeing a flame so it shuts back down.
If it’s not firing I would unhook the control box for a few...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-26-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,234
Posted By pointrow
Dog tags the tried and proven method.

Dog tags the tried and proven method.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-26-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,108
Posted By pointrow
Gary I installed a Blue Ox equivalent to a Safety...

Gary I installed a Blue Ox equivalent to a Safety Steer on my Dp and it made a tremendous improvement in steering. No more sawing the wheel back and forth for hrs on end. It reduced driving fatigue...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-26-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By pointrow
Could you take it to a reputable welding shop?...

Could you take it to a reputable welding shop? They will be able to look it over and determine if the repair is solid. Nothing wrong Repairing if it was done right.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-25-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 725
Posted By pointrow
I would clean them up to help locate the leaking...

I would clean them up to help locate the leaking one.
But since your in there wouldn’t hurt to replace them all.
Discount Hose will make any hose you need at a reasonable price if your not pressed...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-25-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 138
Posted By pointrow
I pulled a 2016 . Tried the battery disconnect...

I pulled a 2016 . Tried the battery disconnect Solenoid and found it easier to just pull the 50 amp fuse and disconnect the 2 wires by the battery which is behind the pass seat.
I still had trouble...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-25-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,026
Posted By pointrow
Your pretty clever.:thumb::thumb::thumb:

Your pretty clever.:thumb::thumb::thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-24-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,026
Posted By pointrow
If it’s held on with a bolt from the bottom it...

If it’s held on with a bolt from the bottom it will have Locktight on the treads. Only way to remove the bolt will to heat the bolt up to about 600 degrees quickly.
That’s not a lot of heat.
Best...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-23-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By pointrow
For several years I carried acv at the amount I...

For several years I carried acv at the amount I paid when new. When researching for a lower rate I realized my MH wasn’t worth what it was when new”duh”. By lowering it to a realistic value it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-23-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By pointrow
If your AH is working fine leave it alone. No...

If your AH is working fine leave it alone. No reason to pull a annual just because it’s been a year.
Wait until your in an area that has a service available.
It’s really not rocket science to do...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-21-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 334
Posted By pointrow
I to think it maybe the ďsalesman switch ď ....

I to think it maybe the ďsalesman switch ď . Something simple is losing conduction for all chaise functions to die.
Donít let someone make this expensive by looking for a major failure of an...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-21-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 22,207
Posted By pointrow
I’ve been a fan of BO for many years until now. ...

I’ve been a fan of BO for many years until now.
First disappointment was their idea of a safety steer which they have discontinued because it doesn’t work and the second was their reaction to my...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 10-18-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By pointrow
Great find. Thanks

Great find.
Thanks
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-14-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By pointrow
Best way I have found is to make some rat bait...

Best way I have found is to make some rat bait stations around the building or where ever your rv is setting.
3 pieces of pvc tubing 1-2” in diameter and a tee make a great private eating space for...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 10-12-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 920
Posted By pointrow
It is just a common air chuck fitting with a...

It is just a common air chuck fitting with a adapter for the pex tubing. Any auto parts ,Ace hardware Or Harbor Frieght will have the fittings. They may not look exactly the same but will work fine...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-12-2020, 01:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 392
Posted By pointrow
I used Safelite for mine. Their nationwide. I ask...

I used Safelite for mine. Their nationwide. I ask my insurance company to have them and they agreed and set it all in motion.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 10-08-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,393
Posted By pointrow
Have you looked a Safety Steer type add on. It...

Have you looked a Safety Steer type add on. It really took out the slop of my coach steering.
Forum: Cummins Engines 10-03-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,252
Posted By pointrow
Big job to tackle especially on gravel.

Big job to tackle especially on gravel.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-02-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By pointrow
Coach.net covers all my vehicles. Couple tire...

Coach.net covers all my vehicles.
Couple tire blow outs on 5th wheels, tire on toad, 2 tows on MH, 2 lockouts on MH, car wouldnít start and maybe A couple I have forgot about.
They have come...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-01-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By pointrow
Coach net for me. 8 times they have come to my...

Coach net for me. 8 times they have come to my rescue since 2013. Never been disappointed.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-28-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 761
Posted By pointrow
I carry mine unmounted in a storage bay. All...

I carry mine unmounted in a storage bay. All kinds of seldom used stuff can be stored inside the tire so I donít lose much storage space. Also have a piece of plywood layer on top for a shelf.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-27-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By pointrow
Look and see if the water inlet port at the back...

Look and see if the water inlet port at the back is frozen shut. Mine does this about every 6 weeks.
I take a hair dryer and blast hot air at it for about 15 min.

Good luck
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 09-26-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By pointrow
One of the first mods I made was to get rid of...

One of the first mods I made was to get rid of that dumb thing.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 09-25-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,100
Posted By pointrow
If it were me I would find a shop with a dyno and...

If it were me I would find a shop with a dyno and actually diagnose the problem not throw your money at it.
When you experience loss of power are you losing rpms or just forward motion/ speed?
...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-25-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By pointrow
The pitch packs have a type of poison that the...

The pitch packs have a type of poison that the mice come out from cover looking for water in their last ditch effort before death. So they don’t die inside walls and stink.
They work great as a last...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-18-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By pointrow
Since it’s gradually getting worse I would throw...

Since it’s gradually getting worse I would throw a new fuel filter in it. Cheap and the easiest thing to try first.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 09-16-2020, 06:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 301
Posted By pointrow
If you get the Brass Spring Ball latches get the...

If you get the Brass Spring Ball latches get the big ones. The small ones don’t have enough holding power.
They can be a challenge to install on short drawers. Make a template to locate the holes. A...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,087
Posted By pointrow
We only have one and it works out just fine but...

We only have one and it works out just fine but the one we have is a Tecma and if a motor or pump goes out we are screwed waiting for parts/repairs.
Just something to consider.
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-12-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,808
Posted By pointrow
I have a neighbor lose an engine because...

I have a neighbor lose an engine because something hit his Fumoto valve on a semi. So they are not fool proof.
I think about putting one on every time I change oil but just haven’t yet.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By pointrow
You didn’t hurt the engine. It will shut down...

You didn’t hurt the engine. It will shut down completely when the temp gets high enough.
Your lucky you found a mobile mechanic. My alternator locked up and I was towed to Frieghtliner. They charged...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-08-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 905
Posted By pointrow
How far are you from a REV maintenance facility?...

How far are you from a REV maintenance facility? Scheduled an appointment and get all your warranty work done in one stop. You can stay on their lot free and they move your rig inside each day and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-07-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,120
Posted By pointrow
I put as big of a extinguisher as I can handle by...

I put as big of a extinguisher as I can handle by the bedroom door. I figure I’m not going out the escape window so I’ll grab it and use it to escape.
2nd one is in an unlocked front bay on the...
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