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Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 11-16-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,813
Posted By ccrewstx
What is problem with a slightly overloaded TV

I have a 2020 F350 SRW SB Diesel Limited with a sticker cargo weight of 3388 I have been towing a fifth wheel with a dry pin wt spec of 26500. We are not full timers and usually carry the regular...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-15-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By ccrewstx
Slide out seal not coming all the way out

We have an alliance 340RL with 3 slides. On the kitchen slide, the seal comes out differently on one side and does not get all the way out at the top unless I get on ladder and manually pull the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-14-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By ccrewstx
interior/exterior treatment

Jim,

After looking at many different ones and talking on their user forum with others We believe they are making a fairly decent product and appear to respond to owners questions and any...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-14-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By ccrewstx
New Fifth Wheel interior/exterior treatment

We are getting a new Alliance 340RL and the dealer wants to treat the inside against stains and mildew/etc and the outside to help keep Sun from fading and bugs clean of easier plus other stuff. He...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-14-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 788
Posted By ccrewstx
Fridge not secure

What did they say at Alliance. We are picking up a 340RL next week
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 05-13-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,413
Posted By ccrewstx
Anderson ultimate

We are getting back to fifth wheel from coach and have bought the ultimate hitch. Look on the anderson website and view the video. you want the 3220 and if box has a rotoflex head you need to get...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-26-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By ccrewstx
Bounder correct drip guard

Do you have any pictures? My drip spouts are extremely short and have a lot of taper. are yours the same and what adhesive did you use and how fill in gaps between current spouts on tapered side...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-10-2020, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By ccrewstx
white streaks

Thanks for the suggestions anyone done this?

Any more suggestions will be appreciated especially any that have worked
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-09-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By ccrewstx
White streaks from roof on front sides and windows.

My 35K Bounder sat for 4 or 5 months this summer and early winter w/o use. The AC was left on and we got white streaks on both front sides and side windows. I have tried several cleaners and...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-31-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By ccrewstx
Bounder drain spout extenders

I have tried several extenders on my 35K spouts but none are correct. If anyone has had success adding onto the short original ones Please let me know the details and any pictures would be...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 09-04-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By ccrewstx
35K 12V plug

Thanks
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 09-03-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By ccrewstx
35K --No dash cigarette lighter type 12v plug on dash

We have a 2018 Bounder 35K and have recently purchased a GPS, aTOAD brake monitor, and a TPMS monitor which all need a 12v Cig type plug. The GPS and TPMS have internal batteries and can just be...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 02-14-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
Harness update for JL

My dealer said it was available and it cost about 675$ I said no thanks
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-28-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 836
Posted By ccrewstx
which TPMS

We have the tST 507 system. when we bought TST engineer said he used the 507 himself because it was easier to replace batteries and had less fail/leak potential since you did not have the flow...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-13-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,026
Posted By ccrewstx
Steering wheel alignment

Thanks for the help.

Have you had the same thing happen
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-12-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,026
Posted By ccrewstx
Steering wheeling alinement

We have a 2018 bounder with a 22K F53 chassis and after getting the front end aligned and the CHF performed with the links changing holes, the steering wheel is rotated about 20 degrees when wheels...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-08-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By ccrewstx
Best house Battery water monitoring/adding system

I have a 2018 Bounder 35K with the house batteries under the steps and can not easily get to the back battery fill ports after removing the steps.. I have seen discussions about using a battery...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-08-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By ccrewstx
Cleaning drip residue from side and windows

Tried cleaning the drip residue from the sides and front side windows with bugs-b-gone. It did the windows pretty well with 2 applications and got most of the sides fairly clean but left visiable...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-28-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,522
Posted By ccrewstx
towing with a wt

We have towed several fith wheels and learned the following

1 you can get the bed level with air shocks but not to xceed the axel wt for payload.

2- the truck max towing for a fifth wheel...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-13-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By ccrewstx
2018 35K gutter extensions

We bought the slip on CAMCO gutter extensions for our 35K and they do not seem to work. The angle for the gutter part is not right and the stuff sealing the regular short drains keeps the side from...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-12-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By ccrewstx
side window cleaning and side below

We have a 2018 35K and it has been dripping off roof and down front windows and side. We just purchased some drain extenders to put on but wanted advice on best stuff to clean windows and sides with...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-09-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By ccrewstx
Outside TV Cover Sticks

what should I use on the rubber seal on the outside tv to keep from sticking. Have thought about vaseline silicone spray or ???

what is recommended
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-09-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 941
Posted By ccrewstx
I like the Werner 17 ft ladder or the harbor...

I like the Werner 17 ft ladder or the harbor freight 17 ft or the little giant 17 ft and keep it in my passthrough
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-09-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 634
Posted By ccrewstx
How to clean sticker gunk and roof drips from windshield

just returned from getting Bounder repaired and dealer left large sticker on windshield that I took off but need to know what to use to get sticker glue off windshield. have diamond shield coating...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-13-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
Diode wiring harness

Thanks, please let us know results when use.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-12-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
Use of diodes for JL wiring harness

My installer and roadmaster both say the roadmaster wiring harness wirh diodes will work for brake/stop/turning lights on my JL in conjunction with an invisibrake system

does anyone have this or...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-13-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By ccrewstx
Which brake controller for jl jeep

We have a new jeep jl wrangler and are going to geet a braking system to to it with a Bounder 35k. The dealer has proposed blue ox baseplate avail tow bar and cables. Plus astealth braking ssystem...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-13-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
JL flat tow wiring harness

The Jeep Wave guy just called again and said the engineers working with the harness told him that it only does lights and nothing else. Sounds like something is wrong with their engineering if they...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-11-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
Wrangler towing harness

I just gat a return call from JEEP WAVE which said the Mopar harness would not be available untill October and the rep was told not to give a P/N as it may change. He also said the engineers told him...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-27-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,212
Posted By ccrewstx
fith wheel or MH

We just went to a 35ft MH from a fifth wheel. We had 3 fifth wheels and liked them all but the wife wanted something she could take to a state park with the 2 dogs when I was not going and we...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-24-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,248
Posted By ccrewstx
awsome cleaner

That is what the RV place near me uses for trailers and fifth wheels. Not sure what the dilution ratio is but will try to find out.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-24-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By ccrewstx
Does anyone use air compressor air driers

New to 22.5 in tires and wondering if I need to have an air drier on my compressor for topping of tires or refilling if needed. I plan to use a pancake unit for most things but have a 20 gal...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-21-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,065
Posted By ccrewstx
Suggestion for wrangler flat towing

I just got off the phone with Jeep customer service and Wave support and was told the JL Harness will not be out until 3rd QTR possibly and that it is required to provide power to the pwr steering to...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 05-16-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,740
Posted By ccrewstx
Question First time to tow JL jeep --Need advice

We have our first motorhome and a new JL Jeep. What towing systems options are people using with the new JL. The dealer wants to use Blue OX with avail tow bar and baseplates and a STEALTH braking...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-16-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By ccrewstx
Question New to bounders and motorhomes Help

We purchased a used 2018 Bounder 35K from a dealer and did not get all of the manuals. Also, after reading many posts here I have questions I hope someone can answer.
1--I have the flexible valve...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-24-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By ccrewstx
We have a 2018 35K and have not noticed this...

We have a 2018 35K and have not noticed this problem
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-23-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 653
Posted By ccrewstx
georgetown motorhome

We looked at two Georgetown motorhomes and had a much better offer from that dealer by about 20,000 but due to problems with both the new ones we looked at and drove one, we decided to get a bounder...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-23-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By ccrewstx
Newbie Insurance questions

We purchased a Bounder from holiday word of Houston and were sold an extended service plan from First Extended Service Corp. Do any of you use them and what is your experience. they seem to be...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-23-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,797
Posted By ccrewstx
Mice control

X2 on cab fresh for inside and use old cobblers farnam blocks of mice poison in closed containers with holes for mice to enter under RV near power cord/dumps lines/wheels. We used cab fresh in our...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-21-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By ccrewstx
GPL or Telesteps 7 ft stik ladder

Looking to get a 7 ft stik ladder for MH and wonder if you have any opinion on whether to buy GPL or Telesteps both look similar but Telesteps is 250 rated and GPL is 225 also GPL can get a flat top...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 04-17-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,620
Posted By ccrewstx
TOAD Protection option

Have a Bounder 35K 2018 and looking at Blue ox towing equip. Should I have Flaps installed behind the dual wheels plus the shield on the tow bar or just one and if one which Also what is the best...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-12-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By ccrewstx
Bounder front tag installation

I have a new 35K bounder and need to add a front tag in Texas. I am considering drilling front area and either using a small bolt and locknut or plastic wall screw insert to install it. What have...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-03-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Bounder: Outside TV
Views: 610
Posted By ccrewstx
outside tv

our outside tv with that same setup works of the bedroom tv wally 2018 35K
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-02-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,117
Posted By ccrewstx
New 35K Bounder questions

We have a 2018 35K Bounder and I have the following questions about it.

What do you do if the toilet vacuum system fails and where is the vacuum pump

The thermostat is for both the system with...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-18-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By ccrewstx
Porter cable CMB15 air compressor

Is anyone using the porter cable CMB15 air compressor and is it smaller than the pancake ones. My pancake which just failed was hard to store in the compartments of my bounder and wondering about the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-14-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By ccrewstx
Which stablizing mods worked best

Which of the stabilizing mods worked best we have just purchased a 2018 bounder and are trying to decide which stabilizing mods to try
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-14-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 356
Posted By ccrewstx
Fleetwood bounder

Not that but in our 2018 35K when we set it to have only one AC on and the other to off after a few cycles both are back on. The only way we have found to keep only one running is to set the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-11-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By ccrewstx
Bounder 35K Ride

We have a new bounder 35K and it has a lot of sway and bouncing ride on the road. I have seen some comments on here about roadmaster sway bars and other possible fixes. Do any of you have experience...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-05-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By ccrewstx
TPMS and flexible tire press xtndrs

I have a Bounder 35K and it has flexible tire pressure extenders that are wrapped in metal mesh. I would like to use the TST 407 sensors which I have and used on my fifth wheel. The flexible...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-01-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,048
Posted By ccrewstx
?? Tpms and nav

We just bought a Bounder 35K and it does not appear to have either TPMS or Navigation systems. Which ones do you use and for the TPMS what works best with the Bounder wheels.
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