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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion Yesterday, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 732
Posted By lrgomez1976
I like this idea, a rattling chain during early...

I like this idea, a rattling chain during early hours will wake you up... or just chain to a big tree.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-31-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,452
Posted By lrgomez1976
WIFE!!

WIFE!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-13-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 627
Posted By lrgomez1976
Looks like a great project... if you don't mind, ...

Looks like a great project... if you don't mind, what was ballpark figure as for building cost?? My situation is my current RV storage complex has been broken into twice and all RVs received damage...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-13-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By lrgomez1976
The difference will be diameter height of the...

The difference will be diameter height of the tire. This can change your speedo reading such as if the tire is smaller it spins faster reading a higher speed in the dash (slower actual speed) versus...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-04-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 606
Posted By lrgomez1976
Also before building your RV cover be sure the...

Also before building your RV cover be sure the dimensions allow space to open your slides... 14' wide should do it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 11,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
We enjoy the Thor but it's just awkward to get up...

We enjoy the Thor but it's just awkward to get up from the couch with junk all over you clothes. Our unit is a 36' Thor Four Winds Super C Diesel engine and fully equip with bells/whistles and four...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 11,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
The RV is stored under a roof covering and only...

The RV is stored under a roof covering and only in the sun while we are out and about. The blinds are always down while stored and the see through shades are down while we are moving or parked. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-02-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 11,130
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well my Thor Super C interior is also on the...

Well my Thor Super C interior is also on the Dollar Store reject listing. My issue is the cheap "Leather couch and dining seats". The so called leather flakes off more than a box of cereal. Sad...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-28-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 34,695
Posted By lrgomez1976
Just don't join the family too soon!!

Just don't join the family too soon!!
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 11-26-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By lrgomez1976
I use a cross bar because I pull a full size...

I use a cross bar because I pull a full size F-150. The cross bar helps in support of both connecting point/sides of the toad.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-24-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,187
Posted By lrgomez1976
I work with a bank and there are Bank Regulated...

I work with a bank and there are Bank Regulated tests that all employees must take. The deposits of over 10k yes do get reported but don't get to trigger happy because they also keep track of all ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-18-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 976
Posted By lrgomez1976
It took me a while to understand this but here...

It took me a while to understand this but here you go... The best thing to do is

1. Fill the fuel tank with your favorite petrol. Then fill the grey, black, and fresh tanks with water.
2....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-17-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 706
Posted By lrgomez1976
A thought is to load your tanks with water......

A thought is to load your tanks with water... fresh, black and grey this way you will know your full load. And yes, as for the pads.. either place your front axle on one and rear onto the next...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By lrgomez1976
Just a thought... I periodically use about 1- 1/2...

Just a thought... I periodically use about 1- 1/2 cups of dish washing liquid for the black tank. So I proceed by filing the tank about 2/3rds with water after a draining them add the dish liquid. Go...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-05-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By lrgomez1976
Call the manufacturer, they should not bite!! ...

Call the manufacturer, they should not bite!! They will not sell it to you but can give you a part number so you can order from your local dealer. Good luck!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-01-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By lrgomez1976
The outboard computer does not lie, unless I have...

The outboard computer does not lie, unless I have the first ever!! LOL I have an F-550 with the 6.7 diesel and 6 speed Super C and she will fly if I put my foot into it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-30-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By lrgomez1976
Mileage significantly improves when at 55 MPH in...

Mileage significantly improves when at 55 MPH in an RV. We were driving from Arizona back to Texas and got caught in some early morning fog. My typical mileage is 9.8 running 65 - 67 but while...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-28-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 11,339
Posted By lrgomez1976
I usually stick my extra propane tank in one of...

I usually stick my extra propane tank in one of those plastic milk carton crates and strap that down in the farthest compartment away from me!! The crate helps because it has a squared base and the...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-28-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By lrgomez1976
I would be afraid of second guessing and having...

I would be afraid of second guessing and having damaging thoughts in the back of my mind. Call Generac to get their advice.
Generac. 888-436-3722
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-28-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 756
Posted By lrgomez1976
I would suggest buying one... I got mine through...

I would suggest buying one... I got mine through Walmart would you believe!! It's the Progressive Industries SSP-50XL model. I believe it was around $120 or $140. I usually plug mine into land...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-27-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By lrgomez1976
Portable bread maker... All ovens in the RVs...

Portable bread maker... All ovens in the RVs only produce burnt food!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-25-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 736
Posted By lrgomez1976
A nice [Mod Edit] cat!! 302327

A nice [Mod Edit] cat!! 302327
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 09-22-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By lrgomez1976
They are supposed to charge!! I am not an RV Guru...

They are supposed to charge!! I am not an RV Guru but my batteries charge through the Solar Panels, generator, or shore power.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,132
Posted By lrgomez1976
Yes, let your back work for you and let them do...

Yes, let your back work for you and let them do the talking to the owners bank. I am sure you are not paying with a attache case full of cash... so monies coming from your account will only require...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-15-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By lrgomez1976
Call Tiffin tech department, they should help you...

Call Tiffin tech department, they should help you out. I always call Thor when I have questions of any kind. Granted, they will not sell you a dead Love Bug... but they will provide you with a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,091
Posted By lrgomez1976
Onward through the fog.... If like me if you...

Onward through the fog.... If like me if you run into something then pull out the instructions!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-14-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 551
Posted By lrgomez1976
Did you check your oil level? The generator does...

Did you check your oil level? The generator does have a oil cutoff system to prevent issues. I too have a Onan, but mine is a QD6000 and one time we happened to be sitting in a parking lot have a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-12-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,091
Posted By lrgomez1976
Dang Mickey, that's and Algebra Trick Question!! ...

Dang Mickey, that's and Algebra Trick Question!! I presume the replacement unit has a owner's manual and should give some specifics. If not, call the tech gurus at the manufacturer... they should...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-09-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By lrgomez1976
Correct, as WRVOND provided the picture... the...

Correct, as WRVOND provided the picture... the one with the screw on cap goes to your on board storage water tank and the one on the right with the filter screen comes from your water source...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-08-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 34,695
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well. I am 62 and working from home... and after...

Well. I am 62 and working from home... and after being home with Madusa, I think I will wait for 6' under as a retirement!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-08-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well, just remember the traditional King or...

Well, just remember the traditional King or Queen home beds are different in size compared to the RV King and Queen!! Some companies will make custom sizes, you may want to check that out.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 665
Posted By lrgomez1976
As for the IRS, as long as it has a Kitchen,...

As for the IRS, as long as it has a Kitchen, Bath, and Sleeping area the interest is deductible no matter if new or used.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-08-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 290
Posted By lrgomez1976
Not to sure, but more than likely a new switch. ...

Not to sure, but more than likely a new switch. The generator itself should have a button to start or turn off.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,169
Posted By lrgomez1976
I too have the King size 80 x 70 thin 5" factory...

I too have the King size 80 x 70 thin 5" factory mattres and yes it is uncomfortable. The temperapiedic memory stuff. It now has a high point in the middle of the bed and angles to the sides...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well the calculations are actually 2.6" taller...

Well the calculations are actually 2.6" taller but keep in mind that is the total height of the tire. So you take 2.6 ų 2= 1.3 inches of additional coach height. Your calculations are dang close!!...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-01-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,236
Posted By lrgomez1976
Not getting personal but I think it really boils...

Not getting personal but I think it really boils down to the size of the belly!! The booth seating is set and table will not move. The wife did not like the chair combo so we went with the booth!!...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-31-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 12,226
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well the best solution to avoid these kind of...

Well the best solution to avoid these kind of driving habits and confrontations is to get her a one way ticket to the opposite direction of where you are going. You will only hear the argument after...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By lrgomez1976
Wow what a pucker factor!! Maybe call your coach...

Wow what a pucker factor!! Maybe call your coach manufacturer for some insights and recommendations. Maybe ask to find the direction of the horizontal supports and drill upward near an existing set...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-31-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 12,226
Posted By lrgomez1976
Ahhh... Hell no, that is why my wife does not...

Ahhh... Hell no, that is why my wife does not drive. I will not let her as she nearly flipped us on our side while overtaking a semi. The RV started rocking and no it was not the "Don't bother...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-30-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By lrgomez1976
This is what I have on my full size... as for the...

This is what I have on my full size... as for the bungee cord keeps the fridge open during storage. 299192299193299194299195299196
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-27-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 957
Posted By lrgomez1976
Well looking on Google maps. On the east half of...

Well looking on Google maps. On the east half of that stretch there is a truck stop about every 15 miles, on the west half about every 25 to 30 miles. Pilots, Loves. Etc. Good luck
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-25-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 25,533
Posted By lrgomez1976
Wow.. did it miss the recheck the bolt to chassis...

Wow.. did it miss the recheck the bolt to chassis part of the assembly line!!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-19-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By lrgomez1976
In my thoughts the 50 amp allows the use of two...

In my thoughts the 50 amp allows the use of two a/c units and should not matter what else is running. Now if down to 30 amps you may want to be careful on turning on the second a/c unit by making...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-18-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By lrgomez1976
The best thing I would recommend is to call tech...

The best thing I would recommend is to call tech department at your coach manufacturer. They have done all the studies and should know exact recommendations. I too at one time looked at the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-03-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By lrgomez1976
Cut off switch is the best thing. I just do a...

Cut off switch is the best thing. I just do a battery disconnect through the switch and everything fires back up even after a few months. Now with this Covid19 stuff we have not been anywhere....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-12-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 603
Posted By lrgomez1976
Careful if you are using a power washer... don't...

Careful if you are using a power washer... don't want to damage the fins on the radiator. There are spray cleaners available.. just spray, let it sit, then spray it off with a garden hose. A...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-10-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,604
Posted By lrgomez1976
Yes I would call Canadian Customs and let them...

Yes I would call Canadian Customs and let them know your plans. You may want to let them know your length of stay in Vegas, being a day to pick up RV and get on the road back, etc. Good luck and lay...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-09-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,710
Posted By lrgomez1976
Weight / balance in your trailer. What's...

Weight / balance in your trailer. What's happening is there is more weight on the back side of the axle therefore really tossing the front side of the trailer around so you feel it while driving. ...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-09-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,274
Posted By lrgomez1976
My thoughts are, overall good quality but the...

My thoughts are, overall good quality but the only thing I dislike is the cheap simulated leather. It is beginning to flake off like dandruff on a dry scalp. As RVrs were bust rear to have and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-09-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By lrgomez1976
I know which clicking sounds you speak of. There...

I know which clicking sounds you speak of. There is a switch that has a reset button on the side. Looks like the pic attached. Yes you get the click sound when turning on the main house power. ...
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