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Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 04-27-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By gg
Ramco supplied the original electric mirrors on...

Ramco supplied the original electric mirrors on my simba. I think the base is the same for manual or per.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-15-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,921
Posted By gg
Smile I hooked up the PI on one cable and changed the...

I hooked up the PI on one cable and changed the settings and found the signal.

Thanks everyone GG
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-01-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By gg
Same old story? Yes, check the fluid level...

Same old story? Yes, check the fluid level with slide closed. purged the air by holding the button down in and out.

Check system with pressure guages to insure you know if the cylinder hold...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-01-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,126
Posted By gg
I agree ,Check the cable by removing from Trans. ...

I agree ,Check the cable by removing from Trans. Then the cable from shifter.
It should move freely.

If you drove though a lot of deep , blowing snow, busting 4 foot drifts and then stopping, ...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-28-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,921
Posted By gg
Thanks to for all the help, This site is just the...

Thanks to for all the help, This site is just the best!!!

I ordered a 21v PI. SWM green label and have a green label 2way splitter.

My sd box was replaced by DTV last March an is a D12-100 and...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-27-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,921
Posted By gg
Direct TV SWM with 1 HDDVR rec hook up

I have the HR23-700 rec with a sat input labled swm from my home that was hooked-up to a SL5 4 out put LNB. 2 cables ran to the HR23 for view and DVR.

I have KHV dome with two receivers(SD) in...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-30-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,230
Posted By gg
Talking Since the HISS is new I would look for a...

Since the HISS is new I would look for a restriction in fluid or mechanical system. What is the fluid change schedule in your owners manual?? Have youcompleted the maintance ?


1. Mechanical -...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-27-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 997
Posted By gg
Page 17 of the borchure has Monarch SVE model 30...

Page 17 of the borchure has Monarch SVE model 30 PBS
30 PDD
30...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-27-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 997
Posted By gg
Please check the owner manual on the 2007 but...

Please check the owner manual on the 2007 but shoud be the same as this:

The Monarch 2009 model year spec for the 31 shows a 20,500 lbs Gross Vehicle weight rating, 25,500 lbs gross combined...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 03-07-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,853
Posted By gg
My 2 cents 1. Install a known good Battery....

My 2 cents

1. Install a known good Battery.

2. Check headlights are they bright?

3. Ign switch turn to on - does dash lightup?

4 Ign switch turn to start - starter turn - engine run?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 02-20-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 615
Posted By gg
Ford Up F53 MH chassis production

Autoline reports


(Thanks to the improving economy in the U.S., RV sales were up in 2012 and Ford wants to take advantage of that. Itís boosting chassis production for Class A motorhomes by 35...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-20-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By gg
Monaco RV/Navistar has used mirrors made by...

Monaco RV/Navistar has used mirrors made by Ramco. If your is a Ramco, it has a quarter size cap under the mounting to the motorhome. Gently pry off this cap to access a hex bolt. This bolt retains...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 01-22-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 21,362
Posted By gg
Purchased new, have 24,000 miles fun, fun. ...

Purchased new, have 24,000 miles fun, fun.

The 09 simba gas is same as HR & Monaco except look better in the 4 color paint.

Bankruptcy did cost me warranty work😟

Issues - lippert Hydraulic...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-27-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 711
Posted By gg
We added a screen to our bedroom swing out window...

We added a screen to our bedroom swing out window by double back Velco.
Others have added a power vent into space above the window.
Do a search and see what others have done.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-24-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,562
Posted By gg
Disconnect chassis and coach batt. No need to...

Disconnect chassis and coach batt. No need to disconnect hoses. On the control valves for the slides, turn the Allen screw clockwise (in) check manual for color (mine orange & tan).
On end of...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-14-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,674
Posted By gg
The maintance section in the 2009 manual states (...

The maintance section in the 2009 manual states ( check every year for loose screws in the 12v & 120 v distribution panels. I use locktite 290 wickin med strength (light green) with great...
Forum: RV Industry Press 12-04-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,526
Posted By gg
I hope psi can achieve EPA certification. It is...

I hope psi can achieve EPA certification. It is major mountain to climb in engineering and cash resources. CARB and EPA are looking beyond 2014 with a co2 limit in addition to lowering the current...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 12-03-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,453
Posted By gg
Camera monitor in dash is retained by 4 clips...

Camera monitor in dash is retained by 4 clips that can be depressed using 4 small finish nails or 12 ga wire. Look for the 2 half round holes at the top and bottom of the monitor. Once all 4 are...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 11-28-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,453
Posted By gg
RVluvin The 09 34 SBD was made by Monaco, now...

RVluvin
The 09 34 SBD was made by Monaco, now Navistar. They sill make them as the brand Monaco Monarch and the Holiday Rambler Vacationer with a 2013 base price of $143,183 all setting on Ford...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-11-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 30,515
Posted By gg
Blue knob on control manifold

The Lippert hydraulic jack/slide unit has this blue knob. Does anyone know what it function is??

Air bleed valve? flow control? Don't touch it?:eek:
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-08-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 30,515
Posted By gg
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-08-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 30,515
Posted By gg
Lippert New Motor w/drain and large coupling

My Lippert replacement pump (April 2010) lasted 16 months. The Motor leaked oil. I pulled the asm and called Lippert. They (Don) confirmed the warranty asm build date and offered a new motor and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-23-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,972
Posted By gg
I used foam shipping boxes that the computer...

I used foam shipping boxes that the computer store tossed out. cut to fit and rounded the corners. Used blue painter tape to hold in place the toss the cover over it. soft foam swimming noodle on the...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-23-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By gg
Looks like a typical pressure switch. The engine...

Looks like a typical pressure switch. The engine control module use this to regulated idle rpm to compensate for air cond on/of load and steering pressure spike when turning into the corner stops.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-10-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,930
Posted By gg
Dunner ? How did the steering wheel spin in...

Dunner ?

How did the steering wheel spin in continous circle when the pwr assist pump failed?:eek:

1. power steering as defined by US Goverment FVSS must still provide a direct mechanical...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-10-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 834
Posted By gg
I found the 4 paint codes lable on the driver...

I found the 4 paint codes lable on the driver side seat steel post. :thumb:
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-19-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,896
Posted By gg
The replaced calipers in the Bosch/Workhorse...

The replaced calipers in the Bosch/Workhorse recall have a bright silver finish on them. Also a WH recall sticker was placed on the front engine compartment by the Brake booster assembly.:thumb:
...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-19-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,732
Posted By gg
Thanks Driver, for the part info update. :thumb:

Thanks Driver, for the part info update. :thumb:
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-16-2012, 12:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By gg
Did you check the hose clamp at the bottom of the...

Did you check the hose clamp at the bottom of the power strg tank?

snug it up and dry the frabric on the hose and check it after 200 miles or so. If hose is wet, replace it and add approved...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-02-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,525
Posted By gg
I would drive it 50 miles to the shop:thumb:. If...

I would drive it 50 miles to the shop:thumb:. If you are concerned about the temp, stop at 25 miles and check the area for heat, if to warm take a rest then be on you way:).

A handi tool I use...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-01-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 728
Posted By gg
HD at home SD in MH Direct TV

If I upgrade to a Direct TV HD ant and HD/dvr box at home will my SD boxs (2) still play SD in the home and in the MH?

I upgraded to new HD tv in stick home and would like to upgrade to HD, ...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-30-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,768
Posted By gg
Good Job :thumb:, Yes, I was concerned...

Good Job :thumb:,

Yes, I was concerned the first time towing. I have my DW drive ahead while I check the lights, brakes, and all the wheels turn.

I did make a list

We use the cell...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-29-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,296
Posted By gg
I would like a set of 8.1L headers at a good...

I would like a set of 8.1L headers at a good Price. Of all the performace improvement I have seen in the GM family of engines, Header are at the top of my list:thumb:.

The other tried and true...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-24-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,077
Posted By gg
You have to wonder how many 8.1L engines...

You have to wonder how many 8.1L engines WORKHORSE has laying around and when they are all gone:rofl:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-23-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,447
Posted By gg
I think the testing of engines has been complete...

I think the testing of engines has been complete many year ago to pull the western mountains in summer:thumb:. All those trucks pull 80,000 lbs so how does that compare to a typical MH?

Keep the...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-23-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,077
Posted By gg
Follow up on the salavaged 3,427 miles 8.1 L V8...

Follow up on the salavaged 3,427 miles 8.1 L V8 w Allison trans,wiring and computer. Unit is SOLD for the listed $ 1,200.00.:thumb:

He sold out of several units and is buying them from...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-16-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,077
Posted By gg
salvage 8.1L engine & Allison trans

Some member have concerns that the 8.1L engine is not being manufactured anymore and what to do if you have major problem.

I saw this ad of a salvage yard in Union City IN. posting forsale a...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-14-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,992
Posted By gg
Thanks Driver for the addition info. I hope...

Thanks Driver for the addition info. I hope dinkie0720 finds this info before he buys 5 gal of transynd.

To drain the Allison 1000 MH you just remove the plug. I will not call it a DRAIN PLUG...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-10-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,629
Posted By gg
My friend, a winni owner, was in Iowa when his...

My friend, a winni owner, was in Iowa when his curb side slide would not retract. He called for help and was told he could and did drive 50 plus miles at 55 mph on the expressway to a dealer that...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-10-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 16,652
Posted By gg
Some Monaco models are famous for handling...

Some Monaco models are famous for handling problems. The tag models do not seem to have that problem. Our Dynasty drives as it should! The OP has a new coach and the NEW Monaco should make it right...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-10-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,533
Posted By gg
The breakers are the same or very simular to the...

The breakers are the same or very simular to the Stick built home we have and I don't think that were tested for use traveling down bumpy roads at 70MPH .

I recommend Loctite 290 wickin added to...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-09-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,025
Posted By gg
Can you share the advertised boost you get with...

Can you share the advertised boost you get with the ant and then the repeater. What actual range have you been able to pull in?

thanks
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-09-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,732
Posted By gg
Driver, The Monaco Wakarusa Ind Plant did a...

Driver,

The Monaco Wakarusa Ind Plant did a complete job of rust-proofing the under side of the coach and the chassis. I cleaned the inside of the alum rims and such when I got it home after...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-09-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,732
Posted By gg
pic of filter change

pic of filter change
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-09-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,732
Posted By gg
Gas Fuel filter change

The last item on my maintaince list was changing the Fuel filter. I have 22,000 miles and coming up on 4 years.

I purchased the Omey and friend adapter a couple of years ago and had it with me...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-09-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,692
Posted By gg
If you have kids in the back then the drape won't...

If you have kids in the back then the drape won't help them:sad:. I have noticed a lot of dogs and cats riding on the dash:D. The DRAPE It is a fuel efficient way to heat or cool the front area...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-07-2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,986
Posted By gg
My coach came with a portable Sani-Con unit that...

My coach came with a portable Sani-Con unit that attaches to the 3" solid pvc outlet. In 22,000 miles of travel I have not used it. My 3 in dia hose has worked just fine. I keep it for the day I...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-04-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,992
Posted By gg
Per my owners manual- it states change every 4...

Per my owners manual- it states change every 4 Years.
In the transportation industries normal service cycle is using it everyday - That the MH downfall with requard to mechanical items,...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 05-04-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,392
Posted By gg
OH NO - Ramco Mirror Bolt

Well I thought I was dead on the road with no Driver side Mirror:eek:

Driving thought Georgia, we hit a rough patch of road for about 20 miles and I noticed the driver side mirror had moved...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-04-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,992
Posted By gg
Allision Transynd Fluid & filter change

Coming up on the 4 year time frame with only approx 22,000 miles I did the Allison control filter & fluid change.

1. 29539579 Allison control filter Approx $10.00 at W. Williams in Saginaw Mi
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