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Forum: Caterpillar Engine Forum 09-25-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,954
Posted By 76dc
The last Cat engine I had blew turbo. Just under...

The last Cat engine I had blew turbo. Just under 10,000.00 to repair it because it blew oil into system and they had to cut back of coach to pull part of cooling system and flush the whole system....
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-25-2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,080
Posted By 76dc
AAA is good for maps and car towing. Coach Net is...

AAA is good for maps and car towing. Coach Net is much better for RV's. Coac Net also covers your car. I still keep my AAA but also have Coach Net.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2010, 09:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,557
Posted By 76dc
Depends where you are. In Key West it is cheaper...

Depends where you are. In Key West it is cheaper to park MH and rent an apt.
Forum: Allison Transmission Forum 09-17-2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,298
Posted By 76dc
I run in economy mode when I remember. Somtmes I...

I run in economy mode when I remember. Somtmes I put several miles on before I realize the light is not on.
Forum: Cummins Engines 09-17-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 9,521
Posted By 76dc
I have an 07 425 so I guess I better start...

I have an 07 425 so I guess I better start looking for it.
Forum: Just Conversation 09-12-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,989
Posted By 76dc
Just returned from Canada and was in campground...

Just returned from Canada and was in campground in UP of Michigan and around noon someone asked if I heard the news about New York. I looked up at bridge coming and going from canada and they were...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-08-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,704
Posted By 76dc
Bluewater in Keys Rivervbend Ft. Myers

Bluewater in Keys
Rivervbend Ft. Myers
Forum: Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) 09-05-2010, 09:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,817
Posted By 76dc
Been member for several years. Like the magazine....

Been member for several years. Like the magazine. also belong to Country Coach chapter.
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-05-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,567
Posted By 76dc
I was on Yahoo group for Country Coach owners...

I was on Yahoo group for Country Coach owners some time ago and recall that there was some discussion on how the rear shocks were breaking and the repairs needed. I think it had something to do with...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 09-03-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,523
Posted By 76dc
Installed the kit before had any problems. shaft...

Installed the kit before had any problems. shaft was good. Purchased from JDRV and he was great in assisting with the installment. Suggest you call him about any needs in addition to wet kit, he...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 09-01-2010, 06:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,145
Posted By 76dc
I have run both ways and have not noticed any...

I have run both ways and have not noticed any drop. Most of the time I run with Gen and Dash Air. Looks about a 1/2 mile per gallon drop with both running Vs just one or the other.
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 08-29-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,916
Posted By 76dc
Forgot to ask in my post. What site did you find...

Forgot to ask in my post. What site did you find manual. They gave me a three year old one when I purchased coach. still waiting for correct one they were goi ng to send me. I checked cummins.com and...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-29-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,309
Posted By 76dc
I had a old sterling, one of the first out. I was...

I had a old sterling, one of the first out. I was at a rally a couple of years ago and the Sterling rep came around and said sent it in or stop at factory and they would replace it. Friend of mine...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-29-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 922
Posted By 76dc
If you have motorhome with all the high tech...

If you have motorhome with all the high tech stuff is nice to have one. I have lucked out once and used more than it cost me.
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 08-29-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,916
Posted By 76dc
I changed my own oil filter and the larger of the...

I changed my own oil filter and the larger of the two fuel fiilters. The small one I could not get to because of lines coming out the top and running down the sides. I need to find fiilter wrench for...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-26-2010, 05:48 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 54,543
Posted By 76dc
Put it away in the living part of your RV and...

Put it away in the living part of your RV and forget about it. cops are not going to stop you to see if you have weapons in states. And they cannot just pull you over and search your RV for weapons...
Forum: Full-Timers 08-23-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,264
Posted By 76dc
Retirement is difficult you are at it 365 24/7 no...

Retirement is difficult you are at it 365 24/7 no days off. Enjoy
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-23-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,565
Posted By 76dc
Some of us have been lucky, others have not. I...

Some of us have been lucky, others have not. I always feel no matter what the rig is next to me, we all put our pants on the same way.
Forum: Allison Transmission Forum 08-23-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 20,257
Posted By 76dc
If its an allison transmission I would call them...

If its an allison transmission I would call them on their 800 number. Always best to check with experts. I mixed mine in past coach by mistake and drove it a few months before I changed fluid. traded...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-23-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,069
Posted By 76dc
I screwed around with it for several years and...

I screwed around with it for several years and they would send me for therpy sessions and I did the routines for years and it never got much better. I could only walk short ways and my legs would...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-22-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,163
Posted By 76dc
Used the lub pump for about 5 years before...

Used the lub pump for about 5 years before purchasing Jeep. Never had a problem and put over 100,000 miles on with the pump. still have it in case I ever purchase another vehicle that needs pump
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 08-22-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 904
Posted By 76dc
Have been across the bridge many times in last 15...

Have been across the bridge many times in last 15 yrs. with motorhomes from 33 ft. to 43 ft. and towing. Never had problems. If it windy they have instructions you have to follow. They require 500...
Forum: Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) 08-20-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,410
Posted By 76dc
On all my prior coachs I attached it to ladder...

On all my prior coachs I attached it to ladder with tie straps, then I found brackets at a Newmar rally and used them for years. Coach I now have has no latter and screens prevent seeing it when at...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-20-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,253
Posted By 76dc
70 and still kicking around. still have lot of...

70 and still kicking around. still have lot of country to see. First time around missed some spots. Maybe after 10 times around I will see most of it.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-20-2010, 08:28 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 7,316
Posted By 76dc
Never been in place where I have had to use...

Never been in place where I have had to use weapon in all my years of RV travel. Been in New York City, Miami and other large cities and have never felt the need to use weapon or have one. In past...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-17-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,165
Posted By 76dc
I been towing a 06 Liberty since 05. Had a 02...

I been towing a 06 Liberty since 05. Had a 02 Liberty before that. Put transfer case in neutral place shift lever in park and turn the key once notch. You can test it by pulling shift lever out of...
Forum: Cummins Engines 08-17-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,281
Posted By 76dc
I kick it in as soon as oil pressure is up. Also...

I kick it in as soon as oil pressure is up. Also kick it in anytime I leave engine running for some time while sitting. My fast is 1000 RPM.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-17-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,735
Posted By 76dc
On my old rig that happened and I took it apart...

On my old rig that happened and I took it apart and put it back together and it worked. No sure what I did but it worked. Next time I did it ( must of been someone else driving) I had to get parts...
Forum: RV'ing On A Budget 07-24-2010, 07:01 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,116
Posted By 76dc
When first started did not tow and rented car...

When first started did not tow and rented car when we were long way from home. After a while kept staying out longer and wanting to see more and rental expense kept getting more and more as we moved...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-22-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,135
Posted By 76dc
I have unified brake system on last three MH's...

I have unified brake system on last three MH's and very happy with it. If we all agreed there would only be one brand. Like junk, one mans junk is anothers treasure.
Forum: Just Conversation 07-22-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 15,583
Posted By 76dc
RV Net

I like to join them all so that I get more diverse views. Every site had its good and bad points. Just get what you want and move on.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-26-2009, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,319
Posted By 76dc
I rotate my tires four times a year or when they...

I rotate my tires four times a year or when they start to show flat spots. If I do a lot of sharp turns with the coach the front shows wear much faster
Forum: Just Conversation 09-09-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,993
Posted By 76dc
Missed it last year because of bad back. Not this...

Missed it last year because of bad back. Not this year. I walk or ride bicycle to get around. because I'am resident I leave car parked unless I go up the highway to visit friends at the RV parks....
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 07-05-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,539
Posted By 76dc
Don't know what you mean, I have a cell phone &...

Don't know what you mean, I have a cell phone & Plug in device for my computer. I just use them. Never dialed a number on 1 st. of month. They have worked fine for the year that I hae had them.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-05-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,582
Posted By 76dc
I look at both of them, also others to gain...

I look at both of them, also others to gain information and give information when I think I can give imput. I don't worry about who reviews what.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-05-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,172
Posted By 76dc
Purchased extended warranty from dealer when...

Purchased extended warranty from dealer when Coach was purchased. Good Sam program. Of the last five coach's I have purchased, this is only the second time I purchased the extended warranty, Frist...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 03-29-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 24,449
Posted By 76dc
Going to be leaving the Country Coach groups....

Going to be leaving the Country Coach groups. Have found girlfriend that does not care for the motorhome life. So me, the cat are going to move into Key West and list my 2007 Allure for sale. Also...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-15-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,064
Posted By 76dc
Should have said Tampa not Ft. Myers.

Should have said Tampa not Ft. Myers.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 03-15-2009, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,064
Posted By 76dc
Coach care

Has anyone used the Coach Care (Cummins) in Ft. Myers. Need some work and service done when I leave the Keys and would like to stay away from Miami, I will be going up 75 to I-4 then west.
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 03-15-2009, 08:57 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,880
Posted By 76dc
I'am getting use to it. Use to get daily forum...

I'am getting use to it. Use to get daily forum post summary each day. Can't figure it out or they do not do it any longer. It gets better the more you use it.
Forum: Just Conversation 03-15-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 16,239
Posted By 76dc
Cop 25 years, retired over twenty years now.

Cop 25 years, retired over twenty years now.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-14-2009, 06:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,931
Posted By 76dc
Having owned two Newmars before present coach, I...

Having owned two Newmars before present coach, I always liked Newmar's factory service which was great.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-14-2009, 06:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,908
Posted By 76dc
More use is better. When staying somewhere for...

More use is better. When staying somewhere for more than 30 days I put slides in and out, start generator and run it under load for 15 min. Of course I am in coach full time so no storage.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-14-2009, 05:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,643
Posted By 76dc
I stick with the truck lanes. RV lanes are to...

I stick with the truck lanes. RV lanes are to slow, if near empty I can do all my windows, check air in tires, check water, oil and walk the dog before the tank is filled.
Have used TA a few times...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 03-13-2009, 07:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,555
Posted By 76dc
I used lub pump for three years and several...

I used lub pump for three years and several thousand miles of travel with no problems. I still have the pump in my daughters barn in Mich.
Forum: Forum 101 | Announcements | Member Forum Concerns 03-12-2009, 07:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By 76dc
I am just getting older and takes two weeks for...

I am just getting older and takes two weeks for me to adapt. Use to be hours. Oh well.
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 03-12-2009, 07:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,637
Posted By 76dc
I have SaniCon on board and use it only when I am...

I have SaniCon on board and use it only when I am somewhere where hookups are not a site. Once while at Buddy Gregg in Knoxville and had water & Elect. while there a week for service and the dump...
Forum: Full-Timers 03-03-2009, 04:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,295
Posted By 76dc
I just read the daily digest and offer...

I just read the daily digest and offer information if I think it will help. As a full timer I do not seem to look at that section.
Don't know why.
Forum: Cummins Engines 02-19-2009, 04:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,826
Posted By 76dc
when you use computer for mileage, does that...

when you use computer for mileage, does that mileage take into consideration the Generator if used. I noted on mine that the computer gives me higher mileage than manual cal. Usually when the...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 02-19-2009, 04:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,437
Posted By 76dc
Have Been driving Class A's since 1993 and have...

Have Been driving Class A's since 1993 and have never carried a spare. Only one Blow out on Interstate and called road service and they brought new tire with them and installed it on side of road....
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