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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-09-2022, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By Tizbad
No worries. We’ve been there five times. They...

No worries. We’ve been there five times. They always plugged ours in while in their service building. You will be impressed with how well they take care of your coach and their communication...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-13-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By Tizbad
It is great that you know about “Rozie” and I am...

It is great that you know about “Rozie” and I am sorry I misunderstood.
You are correct and you can connect to your coach within a few feet through an app. I am not near my coach at the moment...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-13-2022, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By Tizbad
It sounds like your sales person told you that...

It sounds like your sales person told you that the coach has the “My Rozie” module. To get this set up, and verify that you have the module you need to contact Silverleaf (541) 967-8111) with your...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-27-2022, 11:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,976
Posted By Tizbad
I had to replace my 3012 last year when...

I had to replace my 3012 last year when Silverleaf could no longer "see" it and none of my batteries were charging. I found a new one at a dealer in Indiana, so I drove over to get it and installed...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-22-2022, 09:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 593
Posted By Tizbad
I carry one in the coach. I originally bought it...

I carry one in the coach. I originally bought it years ago and several coaches ago to check tire temps. and air conditioning differences. Now I use it to check my wine temps.:dance::dance:
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-18-2022, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By Tizbad
The first time I ran into this, it was caused by...

The first time I ran into this, it was caused by (me) not changing the water filter early enough. Once I replaced the filter, Auto Fill worked properly. If your filter is almost due for changing it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-26-2022, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By Tizbad
Picture is attached, but it needs to be rotated a...

Picture is attached, but it needs to be rotated a little clockwise for the correct view. It is in the upper right hand side of the step assembly.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-24-2022, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By Tizbad
Update:. I sent the picture and a description to...

Update:. I sent the picture and a description to Joe at the Newmar Parts Department.
They were able to locate the location of the grommet on the drawing for the steps and sent me the drawing. I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-22-2022, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By Tizbad
Update: Newmar Customer Service just replied to...

Update: Newmar Customer Service just replied to me on this. He contacted the step supplier and it is not their grommet. I asked him to explore the Newmar side since it must be their grommet but...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-20-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By Tizbad
Thanks for your reply and pictures on this...

Thanks for your reply and pictures on this Tomato. Unfortunately, my steps look completely different from your pictures. But, I’ll look in that general area again.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-19-2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By Tizbad
Where does this go?

All I did was step on the bottom step to go in, and “pow” this grommet fell on the ground with the broken screw and nut. I’ve been under the step three times and cannot see where it was. (Kwikee...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-12-2022, 01:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,604
Posted By Tizbad
The main reason for changing oil every year is to...

The main reason for changing oil every year is to get the moisture out of the crankcase. It takes many miles of driving to get the oil up to 225 F, which if I remember correctly is when the moisture...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-14-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
The three main contributors in order are, Oasis,...

The three main contributors in order are, Oasis, Inverter, and the Freezer. The freezer is in the front bay and the Oasis is in the rear bay. The Inverter is located in dead center of the bays. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-14-2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
I agree, the LED’s won’t generate the heat we are...

I agree, the LED’s won’t generate the heat we are experiencing. They are not on when we close the doors and are working properly. You are also correct that the wine cooler hardly produces any heat....
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-13-2022, 11:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
Good ideas. Thanks, Stu

Good ideas.

Thanks,
Stu
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-13-2022, 11:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
Great idea Don! ……So I checked, but the cup...

Great idea Don! ……So I checked, but the cup holder is external on that side and not recessed in the panel. There is a two switch plate that could be easily removed for a view though. I may take a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-12-2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
Hey Don! ….Nope, no bay light switch. I have a...

Hey Don! ….Nope, no bay light switch. I have a friend with a 2017 Essex and he also has no switch. Each bay door turns on all of the lights when opened. There is actually a “blank” for a switch on...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-11-2022, 11:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
Thanks. I’ll add a switch to at the fuse...

Thanks. I’ll add a switch to at the fuse location. Much easier at this point.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-11-2022, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 694
Posted By Tizbad
Has anyone added a storage bay light switch?

Due to excessive storage bay temps., I crack a couple of the storage bay doors open and sometimes leave a couple open for a while to let the heat out. The heat is mostly due to the Oasis as well as...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-09-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By Tizbad
Check the breaker on the campground pedestal. ...

Check the breaker on the campground pedestal. If it is ok, there should be a couple of breakers (usually push button) on your Inverter. I’m not sure what kind of Inverter you have, so I can’t be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-02-2022, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By Tizbad
Bob, You are correct! I just contacted ITR and...

Bob,
You are correct! I just contacted ITR and ordered the sensor. It is a surface mount and not submerged into the coolant.
Thanks!
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-02-2022, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By Tizbad
Has anyone replaced this Oasis sensor?

Our Oasis decided to just stop heating all together. The Diesel burner would not light and the elements would not activate. This was due to it showing that it had achieved the temp. limit. Put...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-02-2022, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By Tizbad
Check the splitter behind/below the televator. I...

Check the splitter behind/below the televator. I had two open (unused) ports that were not terminated. I only had one terminator (no more Radio Shack) and after installing it, the televator TV now...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-28-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,739
Posted By Tizbad
Ours was doing this too. So, while it was...

Ours was doing this too. So, while it was running one afternoon and it should have been shut off, I “smacked it” with my hand. It stopped and has worked great when needed for the last month. We...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-20-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By Tizbad
Agreed! Kinda like the NCIS shows where the...

Agreed! Kinda like the NCIS shows where the Medical Examiner rolls the body inside the cooler.:dance:
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-20-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By Tizbad
It is between the frame rails (2nd basement door)...

It is between the frame rails (2nd basement door) The 3rd basement door on the passenger side is best access.
I just replaced mine this spring.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-15-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Tizbad
We have a 2016 Essex, so the way Newmar wired it...

We have a 2016 Essex, so the way Newmar wired it compared to yours may be different?
I have one (small-DVR) from Directv. This DVR is in the front cabinet. It is connected to the two front TV’s...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-27-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By Tizbad
I had the a similar problem this spring. In my...

I had the a similar problem this spring. In my case, the Inverter wound up not charging either battery bank, so I had to replace the inverter. You may have a defective relay, blown fuse at the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 10-20-2021, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By Tizbad
On our floor plan (4519) there are two in the 1/2...

On our floor plan (4519) there are two in the 1/2 bath. One is in the medicine cabinet, and the other one hidden behind a removable panel next to the head. I think we can see it when a drawer is...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-20-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By Tizbad
Thanks for all of your updates on this. I’ll...

Thanks for all of your updates on this. I’ll give it a try in a few weeks.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-19-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By Tizbad
Has anyone changed their Directv Service Address lately?

We’ve not done this before, but may try it this winter leaving the Billing Address in the frozen north behind, …….temporarily. Appreciate any guidance this year on what appears to be an old problem...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 09-03-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 356
Posted By Tizbad
Good to know. Only having half of my bay doors...

Good to know. Only having half of my bay doors unlocking would be a real pain. Not to mention locking, since there are many late nights when I do lock them.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-31-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,783
Posted By Tizbad
Have you checked your house batteries. When my...

Have you checked your house batteries. When my screen went out, the steps also would not deploy. This was the result of dead batteries. I put a charger on the house batteries to get it all going...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-26-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By Tizbad
When the sensor has absorbed some water and won’t...

When the sensor has absorbed some water and won’t let the steps fully deploy, can you close the door to operate the jacks. It may be smart enough to not allow the jacks to operate even when the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-19-2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 538
Posted By Tizbad
I put the bleach in a filter that I run all of...

I put the bleach in a filter that I run all of the time in between the hose and the campground water spigot. Just turn on the water and it pumps right into the tank. This way, the water hose, tank,...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 07-11-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,138
Posted By Tizbad
I suppose you could shut the door and leave it. ...

I suppose you could shut the door and leave it. On our Essex, I shut off both battery banks and leave it all winter while plugged into 110v. / 20 amps without any issues. Silverleaf will still be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-26-2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By Tizbad
Light switch brightness is not a function of...

Light switch brightness is not a function of Silver Leaf on our Essex. On ours, the light switch near the kitchen sink has a button named “Backlighting”. You can select two levels of brightness, or...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-07-2021, 07:56 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,486
Posted By Tizbad
If you locate another Newmar owner, their key...

If you locate another Newmar owner, their key will probably work. If you locked the deadbolt, that is another issue. Your door contacts probably need cleaned.
Also note that RV dealers have master...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-28-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,228
Posted By Tizbad
We have one, and they do work well. Car...

We have one, and they do work well. Car dealerships use them on their used cars. We bought one for a used Corvette that we bought. Someone had smoked in the car and it cleared it up. After you...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-11-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By Tizbad
My chassis batteries power the door and storage...

My chassis batteries power the door and storage locks. The digital entry handle is lit but not operational when the chassis batteries are disconnected. It still beeps when buttons are pressed, just...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-08-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,373
Posted By Tizbad
Congratulations mike! You'll really enjoy that...

Congratulations mike! You'll really enjoy that coach.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,432
Posted By Tizbad
Thanks Scott. We also have recliners. I'll send...

Thanks Scott. We also have recliners. I'll send you a pm with some more questions.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-06-2021, 07:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,432
Posted By Tizbad
Thanks Ron. I thought they were Villa but was...

Thanks Ron. I thought they were Villa but was not sure.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-05-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,432
Posted By Tizbad
I agree. However, King Aire's have even built...

I agree. However, King Aire's have even built with Villa furniture for a while now.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-05-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,432
Posted By Tizbad
2020 King Aire Powered Theater Seating.

We were recently in a friend's 2020 King Aire. He insisted that we try out the Theater Seats. They were very nice indeed. He didn't know if Villa made them or not. Does anyone know who makes them?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-05-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,461
Posted By Tizbad
The last time we were at Newmar, our tech. told...

The last time we were at Newmar, our tech. told us to also treat the grey tank about every other dump with the same chemical we use for the blank tank. (keeps the tank sensor working) Since then I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-26-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,715
Posted By Tizbad
The recall is from Freightliner Custom Chassis. ...

The recall is from Freightliner Custom Chassis. (FCCC) Call them with the last 6 digits of the VIN. They can answer all of your questions. My coach was built in 2015 and was failing just before...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-25-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,373
Posted By Tizbad
I agree with El Chapo. There can't be that many...

I agree with El Chapo. There can't be that many hours on the generator. The price seems very fair.
The next time you visit it, turn the key to the accessory position (left) to open the generator. ...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-24-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,373
Posted By Tizbad
I don't recall that Silveleaf reports hours on...

I don't recall that Silveleaf reports hours on the generator. I've never thought or looked for that. Silveleaf is very helpful and will tell you what that number represents. (888-741-0259)
Your...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-15-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 15,692
Posted By Tizbad
My wife keeps track of everything needed (not...

My wife keeps track of everything needed (not tools) on a spreadsheet on a "jump drive". It includes clothing, food, frozen foods, how many beverages, cameras etc. She uses a modified clothing...
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