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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-20-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By Webz
This is the kind I got.

This is the kind I got.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-20-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By Webz
LED replacement

The puck lights that came in my coach were a bad batch and lasted 18 months.
M4 Products is where I bought my replacements. They are helpful. They had two options for me and I chose the brighter...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-17-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By Webz
You are correct. That is where you plug in a...

You are correct. That is where you plug in a scanner. You should also have a receptacle up front under the dash near the driver also.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-29-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 650
Posted By Webz
Happy birthday

007,
HAPPY BIRTHDAY.
Your input and thoughts you have shared have meant so much to so many.
Thank you for everything you have shared and keeping us in line and organized.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-17-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 994
Posted By Webz
Order these to clamp your hoses. ...

Order these to clamp your hoses.
https://www.amazon.com/Juvale-Pack-Hose-Clamp-Pliers/dp/B074338394/ref=sr_1_8?dchild=1&keywords=hose+clamp+pliers&qid=1605664259&sr=8-8
No damage to hose and very...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 11-09-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 918
Posted By Webz
Yep, my email bounced also. So I called them and...

Yep, my email bounced also. So I called them and it appears they are NOT offering the discount at this time.
I asked how I could find out if that changes. Amazon rep suggested I search Amazon...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 11-09-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 918
Posted By Webz
Prime discount

I sent them an email asking if the discount is being offered?
I'll post any reply.
Thanks for the info.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-07-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By Webz
First place I would look for the fuse in in the...

First place I would look for the fuse in in the compartment below the driver's seat.
Good luck and be safe.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-06-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,245
Posted By Webz
You have to do what you are comfortable with. ...

You have to do what you are comfortable with.
Our plan is usually 3 to 4 hours per day. Ten AM to 2:00 PM.
That way when we arrive, we are not overly tired, have time to set up and enjoy the new...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-04-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 584
Posted By Webz
Maybe you installed a bad "new" battery. Just a...

Maybe you installed a bad "new" battery. Just a cheap easy idea that might work.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-01-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By Webz
seat cover

I ordered these last May. The arm rest are difficult to install but the actual seat cover fits well.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01EB5AD74/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-30-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By Webz
We mentioned to Newmar that the microwave came...

We mentioned to Newmar that the microwave came open while traveling on I-40 and the glass tray came out and shattered when it hit the floor and cracked a tile. They replaced the tile and we had...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-28-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,555
Posted By Webz
We bought our first RV of any kind 4 years ago. ...

We bought our first RV of any kind 4 years ago. If I were extremely paranoid, I would never enjoy the RV lifestyle. If you do your required maintenance, practice backing up in a parking lot and take...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-24-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By Webz
You can contact Paul (AZPETE) at pfmaddox@att.net...

You can contact Paul (AZPETE) at pfmaddox@att.net or call him at 602-549-3638. He is a Commercial Member and has posted that his phone is always on, and if not answered, leave a message.

He has...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By Webz
If you watch the ITR video above, the tech says...

If you watch the ITR video above, the tech says not to mix because they have different heating properties.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-18-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 468
Posted By Webz
After every load I dry the inside of the door and...

After every load I dry the inside of the door and the door seal. If you notice, the seal has a deep groove between the door and the tub. You can easily use a small dish towel and dry the deep...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-16-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By Webz
Having changed 4 pumps, you will loose very...

Having changed 4 pumps, you will loose very little fluid if the hoses are clamped off, as they should be.

If you have Century Transfer Fluid, (green) and a tech adds the pink stuff, your fluid...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Webz
I had the same concern and was told the cover...

I had the same concern and was told the cover will stop automatically when it hits the cover. I believed the salesman and installed covers on all three fans over two years ago. Haven't had any...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 636
Posted By Webz
Removed the light and this is what I found. The...

Removed the light and this is what I found. The image is upside down but you get the idea. The black dots are for the mount screw location of the new lights.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-14-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By Webz
The marker lights on my front cap are held only...

The marker lights on my front cap are held only with sealant. Can be a pain to remove without scratching the paint. Had some luck with plastic razor blades.
To be sure, pop the lens off the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-12-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,185
Posted By Webz
I bought a standard seat and relocated the holes...

I bought a standard seat and relocated the holes for the hinge. Then fill the old holes with almond RTV. Not prefect but you get what you like without spending big bucks for a toilet seat.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-11-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By Webz
Thanks for the info

Thanks for the info
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-11-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By Webz
Would you please elaborate on the switch mod? ...

Would you please elaborate on the switch mod?
I know the oven uses at least 3 of the same switch. I have an extra.
Thanks
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-11-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 636
Posted By Webz
I bought some LED marker lights for the side. ...

I bought some LED marker lights for the side. Was disappointed when I removed the lens from one on the coach and noticed Newmar masked the light bulb and painted the coach instead of painting the...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-11-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 380
Posted By Webz
A point to ponder. I have never heard anyone say...

A point to ponder. I have never heard anyone say they have too much truck.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-11-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 236
Posted By Webz
Progressive warranty and customer service has...

Progressive warranty and customer service has been among the best I've ever experience. We full time and travel a lot. (Not so much lately)
Progressive has replaced my EMS 3 times now at no...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-10-2020, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By Webz
Do you know of a LED replacement for the surface...

Do you know of a LED replacement for the surface light?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-10-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Webz
Once a month I lube all the pivot points on the...

Once a month I lube all the pivot points on the steps with a dry lube.
So far I have not had any problems. Hope I didn't jinxed myself.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-09-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By Webz
I'm assuming it lights up during use? It goes...

I'm assuming it lights up during use? It goes blank if not used. The clock will not stay on. Been a disappointment to some. GE says it is for energy savings.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-08-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By Webz
X3 on the Magma pans. We are full time and have...

X3 on the Magma pans. We are full time and have had these pans for four years. Durable and stack well together. Do get the mats to put on the stovetop. The stove top is easy to scratch.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 10-03-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,030
Posted By Webz
Did anyone else notice she is using duct tape to...

Did anyone else notice she is using duct tape to make her sign?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-23-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,060
Posted By Webz
Agree with Don. Towing a 1/2 ton Ram and it...

Agree with Don. Towing a 1/2 ton Ram and it weighs 5500 lbs. Added a golf cart for our trip to Quartzsite. Sometimes you never know what will be in the bed of your truck. We have the 10 K tow bar.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-23-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,060
Posted By Webz
As others have said, there is more than one good...

As others have said, there is more than one good option out there.
I have the 10K Roadmaster All Terrain tow bar and the M&G braking system. This was the recommendation of an independent RV repair...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-21-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By Webz
Thanks for the info. Looks like a good way of...

Thanks for the info. Looks like a good way of doing a slow job. I hope to get 20 years out of mine since I would have to remove the slide topper first.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-21-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By Webz
2016 DS has the hydraulic FWS and no pads...

2016 DS has the hydraulic FWS and no pads required.
There are rollers at the inside edge but have not touched.
At least that has been my experience.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-20-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By Webz
Don't know the RPM but I get my best MPG when the...

Don't know the RPM but I get my best MPG when the cruise is set at 65mph.
Forum: New Member Check-In 09-14-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 86
Posted By Webz
:welcome: If you have any problems with your...

:welcome:
If you have any problems with your RV, there is help available.
Chances are anything that goes wrong with your RV, someone here has had the same problem and has useful information on how...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-11-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By Webz
Looked at the Dutch Star and Mountain Air videos....

Looked at the Dutch Star and Mountain Air videos. It appears the videos have been available on YouTube for some time.
NIRV does a better job IMHO.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-11-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 552
Posted By Webz
I would also be concerned about what appears to...

I would also be concerned about what appears to be oil streaks on your aluminum wheels. May want to check the oil level in the hub.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-11-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By Webz
Oasis

You may want to look at this thread:
https://www.irv2.com/forums/f103/oasis-maintenance-signs-of-being-due-500394.html

Safe travels
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-07-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By Webz
If you call Magnum tech support, chances are they...

If you call Magnum tech support, chances are they will walk you through it.
425-353-8833
Good luck
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-07-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 531
Posted By Webz
This post has some ideas: ...

This post has some ideas:
https://www.irv2.com/forums/f103/15-dutch-star-4369-help-open-hood-501453.html
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By Webz
VALVE

Thanks for the info. This forum is the "go to" place for info. As I tell other RVers I meet, "Chances are, if you have a problem, someone on iRV2.com has had the same problem and found out how to...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-06-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By Webz
Water softener question

She can use 1/2 as much shampoo and get her hair as clean. Soft water makes soaps work a lot better.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-04-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 528
Posted By Webz
Music while on hold with Newmar.

What do you think of the music while on hold with Newmar?

1. You like the music.
2. You wish there was no music.
3. You want different music.
4. You wish you had the option of turning off...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-04-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By Webz
Or you could set zone 1 thermostat setting to 80...

Or you could set zone 1 thermostat setting to 80 or higher and it will keep zone one as cool as the other two zones. I believe the problem is the location of the sensor near the driver's side...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-24-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By Webz
Some awnings have opened due to stray...

Some awnings have opened due to stray signals/voltage.
As a precaution, I unplug the controllers in the basement when not in use. That way the motor will not get overloaded if trying to open and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-24-2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By Webz
:welcome: You are among people that are willing...

:welcome:
You are among people that are willing to help with any question you have.
We are in our very first RV and I know how you feel. There is a learning curve.
YouTube has some helpful videos....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-23-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 586
Posted By Webz
WP vs GE

Replaced our WP with the GE after 3 years. The is no comparison. The GE goes to higher temps, it browns better, cooks more evenly, heats faster, easier to use and the "speed cook" is awesome. One...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-18-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By Webz
Radiator

My fix was to use a short piece of aluminum angle and RTV between angle and plastic shroud. Then I drilled and installed pop rivets. Going on 3 years now.
Newmar replaced it once. It is held to...
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