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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-21-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 663
Posted By Roadfrog
It's a curse.

It's a curse.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-20-2020, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 663
Posted By Roadfrog
I found a piece of laminate floor that almost...

I found a piece of laminate floor that almost identically matches the wood in our rig. So I cut a piece to cover the old hole, mounting it with 4 black wood screws and installed the new CO detector...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-12-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By Roadfrog
Hasn't changed here, (at least not yet). Here's...

Hasn't changed here, (at least not yet). Here's their website detailing the benefits provided about 3/4 down the page:

https://www.bcaa.com/membership/premier
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,077
Posted By Roadfrog
30 years of driving in this very mountainous...

30 years of driving in this very mountainous region of North America with fridge running. Never an issue. Just lucky maybe. I tend to not overthink things, much to my DW's chagrin.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By Roadfrog
My AA lists no dollar value, but instead a max...

My AA lists no dollar value, but instead a max distance and max number of tows per year - 2 tows of up to 200 miles and 2 tows of up to 100 miles.

$175 per year
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,995
Posted By Roadfrog
I've done the dolly thing and now, 4 down. Four...

I've done the dolly thing and now, 4 down. Four down is by far, the best for us for so many reasons (plates, storage of the dolly, etc. I can honestly say it takes about 2-5 mins to hook up and the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Roadfrog
Really?? I'm reading some great reviews. It would...

Really?? I'm reading some great reviews. It would help if we had the model of tire being considered, since LL makes at least 20 or more long haul tire models:

TBR Tires | Linglong Americas, Inc....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 989
Posted By Roadfrog
Roger that.

Roger that.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-09-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By Roadfrog
Awesome! What a great trip that'll be!

Awesome! What a great trip that'll be!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,048
Posted By Roadfrog
Well done Lad.... I actually love projects...

Well done Lad....

I actually love projects like this. Good weather helps a lot.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By Roadfrog
Let it go to 250 and report back with pics.... ...

Let it go to 250 and report back with pics....

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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,290
Posted By Roadfrog
I've used it and it works amazing. It's called...

I've used it and it works amazing. It's called West Systems. Redid an entire boat deck and stringers with it. It really is magical stuff. Pricey, but worth it.

https://www.westsystem.com/
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By Roadfrog
I have RV Premier with BCAA (AAA). Haven't had to...

I have RV Premier with BCAA (AAA). Haven't had to use it with the MOHO, but have with my truck and wife's car. Other than long waits for the tow truck, I can't complain. Hopefully they'll come...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 632
Posted By Roadfrog
I have a full set of tools for the minor things...

I have a full set of tools for the minor things (ohm meter, sockets, etc). I also have a BCAA (same as AAA) RV Roadside assistance plan, that provides a long tow, hotel and meals in case of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,059
Posted By Roadfrog
Diverting water with a gutter extension will help...

Diverting water with a gutter extension will help the weep hole keep up with demand. Those weepholes have too much surface tension and tend to overflow as a result...especially if you have roof water...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By Roadfrog
Same here. I installed disconnect switches on...

Same here. I installed disconnect switches on both the chassis and starting batteries. Never an issue in the Spring. I also ensure they have enough electrolyte in the cells. Mind you....it never gets...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 989
Posted By Roadfrog
How do they know if you got the insurance added?...

How do they know if you got the insurance added? Photocopy? Seems an easy workaround, if you know what I mean....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,290
Posted By Roadfrog
Agree 100% Seem minor to me.

Agree 100%

Seem minor to me.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Roadfrog
And for the record MANY of the "non-Chinese"...

And for the record MANY of the "non-Chinese" brands are made in China (Michelin et al).
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By Roadfrog
Yep, that will happen. Just gathering intel for...

Yep, that will happen. Just gathering intel for now......I hope it's something that simple. Not sure how hard they are to get at though (there's two of them)..
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,579
Posted By Roadfrog
Easy DIY if you have the jacking...

Easy DIY if you have the jacking equipment/stands. Parts are easy to get too. No witchcraft or wizardry just because it's on an RV. Even here in Canada, there are scads of shops that will do the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By Roadfrog
my thoughts exactly (what tfryman says above).

my thoughts exactly (what tfryman says above).
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By Roadfrog
Hurricane Heating system is short cycling - help?

1998 Beaver Patriot with the ITR Hurricane system. The system starts just fine. Once it reaches temperature, it short cycles on and off every few SECONDS. I replaced the motherboard - no joy. ITR...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Roadfrog
I have used Chinese tires COUNTLESS times and...

I have used Chinese tires COUNTLESS times and NEVER had an issue. Same can't be said for some of the "trusted" American brands (Goodyear or Firestone anyone?) I had them on my Class C, my wife's...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-23-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 452
Posted By Roadfrog
Indeed. No question.

Indeed. No question.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-22-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 330
Posted By Roadfrog
We have the same coach. Mine were altered, but as...

We have the same coach. Mine were altered, but as Ivylog said, you can figure it out by looking at the valves and where the plumbing leads to. One goes to the HW tank and the other to the heating...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,243
Posted By Roadfrog
Whatever the wife tells me.

Whatever the wife tells me.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-22-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,214
Posted By Roadfrog
We have a 1998 Beaver Patriot. Amazing quality...

We have a 1998 Beaver Patriot. Amazing quality and reliability. The cabinetry is unmatched by ANYTHING we've ever seen. The only real issue has been the clear coat.
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-21-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Roadfrog
I had a 99 Winnie Itasca with the Ford V10. As...

I had a 99 Winnie Itasca with the Ford V10. As stated already, CHECK THE CABOVER AREA! Notorious leakers. Other than that, we loved ours and gave us many years of happy RV'ng. Be prepared for a hot...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-21-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By Roadfrog
"Accurate gauge" of any type (black tank, grey...

"Accurate gauge" of any type (black tank, grey tank, fresh, propane), said NO RV owner, EVER.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-21-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,517
Posted By Roadfrog
We currently have a Kuma, but have had two or...

We currently have a Kuma, but have had two or three other brands as well. We've always carried it in the bay along with a 20 lb tank, or hooked it up to our exterior propane outlet. Never felt that...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-21-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,596
Posted By Roadfrog
Wallowing. We're not talking about a ski boat...

Wallowing. We're not talking about a ski boat underway at speed. But I think you know that.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-21-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,389
Posted By Roadfrog
Except I'm not gambling in my case. Regardless if...

Except I'm not gambling in my case. Regardless if I have a spare or not, I'll require roadside assistance. The only difference is that Les Schwab, etc will bring me a tire at the same time. Our tires...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-21-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By Roadfrog
You may have to replace it, and really...that's...

You may have to replace it, and really...that's probably for the best. Who knows what may have been compromised/weakened. Considering the relatively low cost of a hitch and the relatively high cost...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-21-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,596
Posted By Roadfrog
I've always read on these types of forums that...

I've always read on these types of forums that the Koni's were the way to go. Back in my autocross days, everyone was running Koni's in their cars.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-21-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 815
Posted By Roadfrog
Are you sure it's not already designed that way?...

Are you sure it's not already designed that way? Mine was a 1999.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-21-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,389
Posted By Roadfrog
No spare here. No room and no desire to make...

No spare here. No room and no desire to make room. If the time comes, I call my roadside assistance and let the pros bring out a tire and mount it at the side of the road. In 25 years, and approx 40k...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-20-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 815
Posted By Roadfrog
My previous motorhome (Winnebago Itasca),...

My previous motorhome (Winnebago Itasca), diverted grey water from the bathroom sink and shower, to the black water tank. This was a great design which lengthened the time we could dry camp without...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-20-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 623
Posted By Roadfrog
Check your screw on filter screen right beside...

Check your screw on filter screen right beside the pump. If there's any debris, it will pulse and cycle. Mine started doing that last week, and found the bits of debris/hard water obstructing the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By Roadfrog
As mentioned above, Back to Black by Mothers...

As mentioned above, Back to Black by Mothers works well. My only other route if it were me, would be to apply a spray can clear coat.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-20-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,596
Posted By Roadfrog
That's what I was going to say. Shocks control...

That's what I was going to say. Shocks control movement/bounce only and zero support.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 08-20-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 334
Posted By Roadfrog
I've always lubed my slides, and I don't use...

I've always lubed my slides, and I don't use anything that would "gunk up". I use a slide lube which is a dry lubricant made by 3 in ONE.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-16-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,627
Posted By Roadfrog
Not after posting here, he can't.

Not after posting here, he can't.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-16-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By Roadfrog
Interesting. I replaced mine last Summer and this...

Interesting. I replaced mine last Summer and this Summer it smells again. May have to try the Oatey Sure-Vent.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-16-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,242
Posted By Roadfrog
25 years of RV'ing in 5 different RV's and have...

25 years of RV'ing in 5 different RV's and have never had a Norcold fail. My current Norcold 1200 double door is 22 years old and still works great. Technically, I guess it failed last year when I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-16-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,939
Posted By Roadfrog
Right before I purchased Sygic, I attempted to...

Right before I purchased Sygic, I attempted to "upgrade" to Copilot Caravan I really liked my regular Copilot so it was my go-to. I tried numerous times to upgrade via the Google App store, and it...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-16-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,274
Posted By Roadfrog
In order to clear up my erroneous post ( I was...

In order to clear up my erroneous post ( I was posting from memory, which is clearly failing these days): "It all started when Thor Inc., an investment company formed by Wade Thompson and Peter...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,274
Posted By Roadfrog
My mistake. I was reading about the worst RV...

My mistake. I was reading about the worst RV brands in the past few years and saw Winnebago on the list of 6. The article went on to speak of Thor's acquisition of several of these brands and I mixed...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,274
Posted By Roadfrog
Around 2016, when THOR bought out companies like...

Around 2016, when THOR bought out companies like Jayco, Coachman, Winnebago (formerly high quality), they went on the list of top 6 manufacturers to stay away from due to quality issues. Not...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-15-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,939
Posted By Roadfrog
I no longer have Copliot Live, because they no...

I no longer have Copliot Live, because they no longer support RV's. That's why I switched to Sygic. Too bad too, because Copliot was great...even in Europe. Sygic Truck is also great.
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