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Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 09-01-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By akadeadeye
NO. Don't mix. I use Rhoguard. It's blue and...

NO. Don't mix. I use Rhoguard. It's blue and 50/50 diluted.


Don
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-08-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By akadeadeye
Chris, We have been to most of these places and...

Chris,
We have been to most of these places and have had no issues with low clearance, but I suggest subscribing to RV Trip Wizard and/or buying a Trucker's Atlas (Truck Stop or Amazon) so you can...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-31-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,049
Posted By akadeadeye
You will be fine. Going east is no worse than...

You will be fine. Going east is no worse than going west. We have done it many times. No sweat.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-25-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 62,652
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks, that makes sense. I will try that. ...

Thanks, that makes sense. I will try that.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-25-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 62,652
Posted By akadeadeye
Route Complete, Need to Change

I have a 78 day trip planned. I would like to do a second version returning on a different route than the first one. I don't want to recreate the first part of the route. Is there a way to use the...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-22-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,841
Posted By akadeadeye
No on

No on
Forum: COVID-19 RVing Discussions 03-09-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,217
Posted By akadeadeye
Actually, the article says 40% to 70% of...

Actually, the article says 40% to 70% of "humanity". Is this a nut-job or what? That would be 2.8 to 4.9 BILLION people. Just because it's a Harvard nut-job academic prognosticator doesn't make it...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-23-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 2,304
Views: 282,459
Posted By akadeadeye
"007"............A very Merry Christmas to you. ...

"007"............A very Merry Christmas to you. You have been THE source of very valuable and informative information to me and hundreds of others, and we thank you for that.


And, a very Happy...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-22-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2,304
Views: 282,459
Posted By akadeadeye
Anybody Out There, Amigos?

Just wondering where you are hibernating.:cool:


Don
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks for your replies. Tire pressures were...

Thanks for your replies. Tire pressures were measured by two different gauges. I have a TPMS but do not trust it to give me accurate psi readings, only to alert me if there is a rapid or...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-17-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By akadeadeye
Correct. I never adjust pressures except...

Correct.

I never adjust pressures except when the tires are cold, and I did adjust them to normal inflation rates. It just seems I'm doing a lot of adjusting going from high altitude to lower...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-17-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By akadeadeye
Tire Pressure & Altitude

Going from 1,100 ft. to 8,000-9,500 feet and temps from 90's to 40's lowered my tire pressures 5 to 8 psi. Should I adjust to the pressures I usually carry?


Don
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-19-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks to all, It was the fresh tank/city water...

Thanks to all,
It was the fresh tank/city water valve. I turned it to the right after filling fresh water tank but not far enough. Bummer.


Safe Travels,


Don
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-19-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By akadeadeye
Water Pump Lost Prime????

OK.
1. I filled fresh water tank with the lever all the way to the right. Tank full.
2. Pushed lever all the way back to the left.
3. Turned on water pump. I can hear it running.
4. ...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-18-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 343
Posted By akadeadeye
Fridge Interior 12V Fan

Years ago there was a thread regarding a little 12V fan that had an alligator clip that you clipped to the fins for a ground. I bought one but it is now too noisy. Anyone know where I can get...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
It does appear to be a bug. When I try to add...

It does appear to be a bug. When I try to add another stop and campground in Creede, Co, it will not do it under the Research Tab. It will only do it if I enter the EXACT name of the RV park in the...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
However, if I click on the parks under the...

However, if I click on the parks under the research tab on the right, it doesn't work.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
That worked. Thank you very much. Don

That worked. Thank you very much.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
I just checked again. I am trying to add Pagosa...

I just checked again. I am trying to add Pagosa Springs Riverside Park as a next stop and I get a window that says "No Address Available" even though it was listed under the Research Tab.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
Not sure how to answer. I am using an existing...

Not sure how to answer. I am using an existing (uncompleted) trip and trying to go forward where I left off. It will just not accept the next stop or campground.


Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-30-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By akadeadeye
Trying to add a stop

But when I click on the campground I get a screen that says "No Name, No address" even though it is featured. What am I doing wrong?


Don
Forum: Just Conversation 04-13-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By akadeadeye
Healthcare While in Canada

We are planning an extensive trip to Canada (Bristish Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba) next Spring.


We are both on Medicare Part A & B, and a supplement here. What do we do about...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-04-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 890
Posted By akadeadeye
We're going to replace our satellite dome also,...

We're going to replace our satellite dome also, if not Winegard, what?


Don
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-03-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 890
Posted By akadeadeye
Don, We have a Winegard now, and Dish. Why do...

Don,
We have a Winegard now, and Dish. Why do you say "any dome not made by Winegard"?


Don
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-02-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 890
Posted By akadeadeye
Upgrade of Audio & TV system

Our coach is over 9 years old now and the audio/TV system is beginning to fail in phases. And, we probably need to replace our satellite dome receiver. We want to upgrade to the latest and greatest....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-30-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By akadeadeye
Battery Sulfation

My 4 year old house batteries (4) are sulfating. I keep 50 amp power plugged in at all times while in the garage. Havenít used the motorhome in 3 months. I am puzzled as to why they are sulfating.
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-06-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 835
Posted By akadeadeye
I'll take two! Because I have two cars. ...

I'll take two! Because I have two cars.


Don
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-30-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,840
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks for all the input. We will probably drive...

Thanks for all the input. We will probably drive the Trace about halfway, judging from your comments.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-15-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,840
Posted By akadeadeye
Natchez Trace Parkway

From Natchez to Nashville. If you have driven this parkway, we would appreciate comments, suggestions. Is it big rig friendly?


Don
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-19-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,137
Posted By akadeadeye
Ditto.............

Ditto.............
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-17-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,721
Posted By akadeadeye
On ours, there is an in-line plug near the...

On ours, there is an in-line plug near the speaker device at the rear of the coach.:cool:

Don
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 02-24-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,648
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks hoosierrun. You are correct. I am not a...

Thanks hoosierrun. You are correct. I am not a smuggler, as suggested by a couple of folks here. Just want to have the benefit of everyoneís knowledge.

Don
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 02-24-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,648
Posted By akadeadeye
I would not risk it. I guess I was asking just in...

I would not risk it. I guess I was asking just in case one of my ordinarily well hidden weapons gets overlooked to take out before the trip.
Forum: Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Beyond 02-24-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,648
Posted By akadeadeye
Canadian Border Checks

How thorough are they? Any chance of hiding a weapon where they cannot find it? If found, do they confiscate it or haul you off to jail? Or both?

I just hate being without self defense on a...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 02-18-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,409
Posted By akadeadeye
Normal procedure is: Hook up hose to city...

Normal procedure is:

Hook up hose to city water fill
Make sure city water/fresh water lever is turned to city water(on mine it is to the right)
Make sure water pump switches are off
You should...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-17-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2,304
Views: 282,459
Posted By akadeadeye
The 3 Amigos Thread will ALWAYS continue. There...

The 3 Amigos Thread will ALWAYS continue. There are over 500 "sub-Amigos" out here who look forward to any posts that are sent our way. Si, senor.

"This negative vibe will not prevail!!!!!
...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-14-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By akadeadeye
Wow. Great responses so far. We have travelled...

Wow. Great responses so far. We have travelled to some places along our route but plan to see Grand Teton NP, Yellowstone and Glacier NP on our way to Canada.

Don
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-14-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By akadeadeye
Mega Trip - Boerne, TX to Banff, Alberta

I figure this trip will take at least 2 1/2 to 3 months since there are a lot of places to see along the way. Return route is unplanned as of now but may include Pacific Highway through Oregon and...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-08-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By akadeadeye
Overflow from being too full??? Don

Overflow from being too full???

Don
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-01-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,756
Posted By akadeadeye
Good Sam Trip Planner Don

Good Sam Trip Planner

Don
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 01-01-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,235
Posted By akadeadeye
I use Good Sam Trip Planner. It is a good one and...

I use Good Sam Trip Planner. It is a good one and is free with your membership.

I agree with using campgroundreviews.com. I use them exclusively, understanding that some of the reviews are...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-11-2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,082
Posted By akadeadeye
Travelers in the Southeast

For any of you traveling in Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida panhandle, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, southeast Texas. What are the conditions? Fuel available? ...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-18-2017, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By akadeadeye
Bill, what brand and capacity did you buy? ...

Bill, what brand and capacity did you buy?

Don
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 08-17-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By akadeadeye
Water Pump

I may have unknowingly run the water pump for a while without fresh water on board. Now when I turn it on it runs and won't shut off until I shut it off.

Did it lose its prime, or is it shot?
...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-09-2017, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By akadeadeye
Thanks to all replies. Never found the control...

Thanks to all replies. Never found the control box but found a remote control that had instructions on how to turn off the wind sensor. I did so and awning stays out now. Thanks to all.

Don
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-09-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By akadeadeye
I can't locate the controls for the sensors. Any...

I can't locate the controls for the sensors. Any suggestions?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 07-08-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By akadeadeye
Awning Malfunction

We have a Dometic Weather Pro passenger side awning. It was recently removed and put back on in connection with new roof installation. Now when I push the switch to Extend, it fully extends and...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 06-11-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,167
Posted By akadeadeye
No emergency brake as such. In short, when you...

No emergency brake as such. In short, when you pull the yellow knob, the brakes are set until you push it in.

Don
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-16-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 857
Posted By akadeadeye
Extended RV Service Plans

Or whatever you call them.

Ours is expiring next month and after 7 years, the options are not inexpensive and I no longer know which are the best, in spite of the expense.

Good Sam
Xtra Ride...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-09-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By akadeadeye
No.

No.
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