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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-09-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 18,237
Posted By R.G.Wise
over filling oil will cause run off. has that...

over filling oil will cause run off. has that happen to diesel pickup and also one of my class trucks. Was able to block off the air intake fast enough to stop both before doing any damage.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-04-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,925
Posted By R.G.Wise
At the time, I just looked up number on line,...

At the time, I just looked up number on line, called and asked for a price from their service dept. If I find my service bill from them I will post the number. Oh, I went to the service dept in...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-03-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,925
Posted By R.G.Wise
levelup

Our signature unit has been stored in a climate controlled garage when not used, since new - doesn't get a lot of use. I took it to Lippert factory 2 yrs ago and had the 6 point level up system...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-06-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,195
Posted By R.G.Wise
Do a search on this site, and on RV Net site for...

Do a search on this site, and on RV Net site for hydraulic pump leak. I went through this a couple years ago, and just replacing the O-ring will not cure the problem. Remove the plastic tank from...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 02-06-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,742
Posted By R.G.Wise
I started with a computer fan outside blowing up...

I started with a computer fan outside blowing up thru the coils, helped a little.
Then installed one of the double fans inside blowing on the fins--WHAT A DIFFERENCE! Had to actually keep fridge...
Forum: North Central Region 07-25-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,375
Posted By R.G.Wise
Dearborn, MI

Dearborn, MI to Greenfield Village and The Henry Ford Museum. There is also a nice small air museum off I94 west.
Forum: Duramax Engine Forum 08-22-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 49,586
Posted By R.G.Wise
Chevron Delo 400 15w40 in all my diesels; from...

Chevron Delo 400 15w40 in all my diesels; from the pickup to my class 8 trucks, and all off road equipment. 350 hr. on off road equipt.; and 8 to 10,000 mile intervals with on road trucks.
Forum: North Central Region 07-20-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,321
Posted By R.G.Wise
Harbortown RV near Monroe, and KOA near...

Harbortown RV near Monroe, and KOA near Yipsilanti. Prefer Harbortown
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-20-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,623
Posted By R.G.Wise
We have had our Everest since 8/03, and have had...

We have had our Everest since 8/03, and have had to problems with it until couple weeks ago, the front jack motor needs replaced. No structural or suspension problems. If fact, this is the longest...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-04-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,687
Posted By R.G.Wise
Front landing gear problem

Motor started slowing like the batteries were going dead, unit was plugged in, plus I hooked light cord to truck. Pulled motor/gear reduction box today, and it works fine. With motor off and using...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-04-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,060
Posted By R.G.Wise
Angry Front landing gear problem

Motor started slowing like the batteries were going dead, unit was plugged in, plus I hooked light cord to truck. Pulled motor/gear reduction box today, and it works fine. With motor off and using...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-23-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 727
Posted By R.G.Wise
Thanks, we sure miss WDW, haven't been down there...

Thanks, we sure miss WDW, haven't been down there since 2004.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-07-2009, 04:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,256
Posted By R.G.Wise
My wife had both knees replaced, and I had...

My wife had both knees replaced, and I had Camping World install a "handicap" height RV toilet in our fiver. I even think its much better than the old lower unit.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-28-2009, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By R.G.Wise
Gary: thank you very much, now if I can get my...

Gary: thank you very much, now if I can get my trip finalized with my wife's and my work, I'll call them places.
Thanks again.
Rod
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-28-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By R.G.Wise
Statesville area

I am looking for someplace near I-77 / I-40 area to store my fifth wheel for about 3 days, the week of June 21. Not sure of which 3 days as yet. All responses are appreciated.
Rod Wise
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-28-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 896
Posted By R.G.Wise
Flyter: I am running the 64 bit same as you, and...

Flyter: I am running the 64 bit same as you, and do not have a problem with FF.
Forum: North Central Region 02-22-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,321
Posted By R.G.Wise
We have been annual members at the Henry...

We have been annual members at the Henry Ford/Greenfield Village for over 26 years; you cant see everything in detail in just one day at either place. There is nothing else that compares to it for...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 02-22-2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 16,802
Posted By R.G.Wise
Had: WE R GONE on a class A then transferred to...

Had: WE R GONE on a class A then transferred to our fiver. Last one was JAKES N P (our grandsons name + nana papa). This year just got ROD N DEE.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-03-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,126
Posted By R.G.Wise
Max: I've also had same problem trying to use my...

Max: I've also had same problem trying to use my 8350 Lexmark, and 7350 HP printer on my new putor. It has Vista Home Prem. 64bit. My nephew (a putor engineer)said to press F8 during boot up and...
Forum: North Central Region 12-11-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,357
Posted By R.G.Wise
jumped to $1.639 this afternoon

jumped to $1.639 this afternoon
Forum: North Central Region 12-10-2008, 02:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,357
Posted By R.G.Wise
$1.38 here in Carroll County; diesel $2.69

$1.38 here in Carroll County; diesel $2.69
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 12-03-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,350
Posted By R.G.Wise
GMCtoyman: I have been a member here almost...

GMCtoyman: I have been a member here almost since the beginning; and I have to agree with you! It's way too "spread out". It needs to be set up something like the trailer life forums, so one can...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-13-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 25,615
Posted By R.G.Wise
Bob O: I fully agree with you. We all need to...

Bob O: I fully agree with you. We all need to bombard our congressmen with our opinions. This auto bail out is nothing short of discrimination against all smaller business' that have to survive by...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-12-2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,483
Posted By R.G.Wise
I refuse to go to, or support any pro sports...

I refuse to go to, or support any pro sports teams. Here is a copy of a email I sent to my congressman this morning, on the auto bail out:
Mr.Space: I am writing you to "beg" you and the rest of...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-12-2008, 12:49 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 25,615
Posted By R.G.Wise
Here is copy of email I sent to my congressman...

Here is copy of email I sent to my congressman this morning.
Mr.Space: I am writing you to "beg" you and the rest of congress not to give taxpayers money to bail out the auto industry!! Let them do...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 10-24-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,638
Posted By R.G.Wise
I use Chevron Delo 400 15w40 in my PU and...

I use Chevron Delo 400 15w40 in my PU and numerous off road equipt. and 2 class 8 trucks. Change oil in the pickup every 8000 mile, and its driven daily for my business, plus pulls the fiver as much...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 10-06-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,878
Posted By R.G.Wise
After reading this thread, ordered new one from...

After reading this thread, ordered new one from B&D outlet store in Pigeon Forge. Cost was $79.95 new, or $59.95 for reconditioned. Used it Sunday to wash our fiver, works great!
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 09-29-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,517
Posted By R.G.Wise
I added it on my 03 D/A; but its standard on my...

I added it on my 03 D/A; but its standard on my 07, only not as good of control. Its used mostly in winter / cold weather to raise idle up to about 1100 rpm so engine warms up properly. At normal...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-05-2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,332
Posted By R.G.Wise
Not really on subject; but, can anyone tell me if...

Not really on subject; but, can anyone tell me if Verizon Wireless EVDO internet is as fast as their DSL? (2900mbps down and 698 mbps upload)
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 09-02-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,556
Posted By R.G.Wise
$3.61 a gallon today in Canton, Ohio at Murphy...

$3.61 a gallon today in Canton, Ohio at Murphy oil station on w. Tusc. St.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-18-2008, 03:49 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 14,576
Posted By R.G.Wise
historyljc: excellent! I couldnt agree with you...

historyljc: excellent! I couldnt agree with you more; thanks for saying it.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 07-07-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,206
Posted By R.G.Wise
We got moist towelets in a pop up dispenser from...

We got moist towelets in a pop up dispenser from Lowes for cleaning SS appliances.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 07-06-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,442
Posted By R.G.Wise
We hauled a 95 SE Wing for a year in a new Play...

We hauled a 95 SE Wing for a year in a new Play Mor Sport toy hauler. Towed nice, and didnt notice any sway problems. This was back in 98/99.
Forum: Duramax Engine Forum 04-29-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,493
Posted By R.G.Wise
I have offroad equipt. and class 8 trucks; and...

I have offroad equipt. and class 8 trucks; and use Delo 400 15w40 in everything, including a Ford powerstroke and my Duramax. My pickups are changed and about 8000 mile, or earlier if the computor...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 04-24-2008, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,509
Posted By R.G.Wise
We have had 3 class A since about 1996 and have...

We have had 3 class A since about 1996 and have went back to a fiver after each one.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-20-2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,463
Posted By R.G.Wise
Sounds like it has the automatic cool down...

Sounds like it has the automatic cool down feature for the turbo--presuming its a diesel. A lot of the class 8 trucks have this.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-27-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,747
Posted By R.G.Wise
I agree with Don. Also, Bob, here in Ohio...

I agree with Don. Also, Bob, here in Ohio firemen are exempt from a CDL requirement to drive a firetruck. I've had a full CDL since their beginning here in Ohio, but let my hazmat go last renewel.
Forum: Just Conversation 09-06-2007, 02:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,659
Posted By R.G.Wise
My wife had both done at same time, 3years ago;...

My wife had both done at same time, 3years ago; and she was only 53. Rough going for awhile, but still very cautious when doing steps or slopes. Doing good on the 4 steps into our fiver.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-08-2007, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 771
Posted By R.G.Wise
I have taken a large school bus as far as...

I have taken a large school bus as far as Buckgannon (?) WVA on 50. It was good road, but some of the hills really slowed the bus down. I64 is a good route, pretty scenery too.
Forum: New Member Check-In 07-29-2007, 03:10 PM
Replies: 81
Sticky: iRV2 History
Views: 249,000
Posted By R.G.Wise
I have both on my fiver.

I have both on my fiver.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-22-2007, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,374
Posted By R.G.Wise
Try Tin Can Tourists (check thru Google) its only...

Try Tin Can Tourists (check thru Google) its only $20 year to join, and they have info on about all old campers and motorhomes. I dont know where you are from, but we try to go to their annual rally...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-21-2007, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,734
Posted By R.G.Wise
The Air Force Museum at Dayton would be a must...

The Air Force Museum at Dayton would be a must see. Figure on at least 6hrs. There are a couple CG close. They have an indoor new exhibit of past presidents airplanes.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-16-2007, 04:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,909
Posted By R.G.Wise
I agree, the show is very boring compared to RV...

I agree, the show is very boring compared to RV Today show w/ Stew. I stopped watching it.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 05-09-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By R.G.Wise
Sounds like your MH light plug/harness may have...

Sounds like your MH light plug/harness may have an intermitent short in the turn signal wire going to the pulled units plug.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 03-12-2007, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By R.G.Wise
Go to Yahoo Groups: Internet by Cellphone. All...

Go to Yahoo Groups: Internet by Cellphone. All your questions can be answered there. However; NEVER go ask a Verizon store/rep. or your access will be terminated! I've used my Verizon cell with MOK...
Forum: North Central Region 03-11-2007, 02:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,883
Posted By R.G.Wise
Bob, I messed up, it is RT39 WEST to Mansfield,...

Bob, I messed up, it is RT39 WEST to Mansfield, not east.
Forum: North Central Region 03-09-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,883
Posted By R.G.Wise
ST RT 83 north off of 39 (west of Berlin)will...

ST RT 83 north off of 39 (west of Berlin)will take you up to 30; or 39 east to Mansfield and pick up 30 (more scenic route). Both routes are 2 lane.
Forum: North Central Region 03-08-2007, 03:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,883
Posted By R.G.Wise
S.Hills is actually nearer to Berlin than...

S.Hills is actually nearer to Berlin than Millersburg. Good state routes to reconnect back to Rt 30.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-01-2007, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,089
Posted By R.G.Wise
I had 82 6.2 that ran good, 24mpg, and never any...

I had 82 6.2 that ran good, 24mpg, and never any trouble---except couldnt keep OD auto trans in it, had 4 under warranty. Then had 3 6.5 of various years up to 97 (I think) and never had any problems...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 03-01-2007, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 978
Posted By R.G.Wise
We have had yearly memberships since first trip...

We have had yearly memberships since first trip in 1981. We go there 2 to 5 times each year for various special events; I never get tired of either. It just dont take as long to see things each time....
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