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Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 09-01-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,777
Posted By zorro2kita
The wear and eventual failure was on the hose...

The wear and eventual failure was on the hose that went left to right over the engine area. Had a shop replace - actually La Mesa RV in Albq, NM. The replacement hyd line was rather flimsy so I...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-28-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By zorro2kita
Also had that issue -- old age + fuel...

Also had that issue -- old age + fuel deteriorates that hose connection - tough job laying on your back !! My gen was a Onan 5.5
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-28-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,777
Posted By zorro2kita
Regarding levelers not rising fully - I also...

Regarding levelers not rising fully - I also found out that the rear units had zerk fittings -never lubricated by previous owner - after lubing, helped a lot! I also sprayed them with silicone...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-03-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 442
Posted By zorro2kita
If you will be in the Atlanta area for 1-2...

If you will be in the Atlanta area for 1-2 months, you should certainly be able to find competent truck repair shops to buy tires, replace shocks and service your AC - As stated above, money talks!! ...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-01-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 442
Posted By zorro2kita
Good truck repair facilities would be able to...

Good truck repair facilities would be able to take care of the needs you listed - probably cheaper than dedicated RV repair shops --
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-19-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By zorro2kita
Sorry I missed your earlier inquiry via PM -RV...

Sorry I missed your earlier inquiry via PM -RV Tech in Groveland is; John Kulaszewski - 352-978-8805. email address :jfkgto@gmail.com. Tell John that I referred you to him - honest, reliable...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-17-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By zorro2kita
What kind of repairs are you looking at ?

What kind of repairs are you looking at ?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 05-12-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 493
Posted By zorro2kita
George - I noticed you live in Clermont FL -- ...

George - I noticed you live in Clermont FL -- I found a very competent RV mechanic in Groveland - works out of his home there - he has repaired multiple items for me while we used our Pace...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-26-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By zorro2kita
How about the age of the tires ? Date code is...

How about the age of the tires ? Date code is stamped on each - if original, that is the first thing I would invest in for safety. You may want to contact Tiffin in Red Bay AL to see if any...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-23-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By zorro2kita
If you can afford to, replace all 4 at the same...

If you can afford to, replace all 4 at the same time - did this on my PA and what a huge improvement on stability - no more being pushed around by semi's -
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-23-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 627
Posted By zorro2kita
Probably caused by hair blocking the drain - go...

Probably caused by hair blocking the drain - go to ACE Hdw or Lowes, etc and buy a plastic, flexible tool with barbs on it -


Run it down the shower drain - when you pull it up, you will be...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-04-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 624
Posted By zorro2kita
Johnny Walker RV --big help in replacing damaged...

Johnny Walker RV --big help in replacing damaged awning - via insurance claim.


They are well known in the LV area
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-23-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By zorro2kita
Would help a LOT if your posted the...

Would help a LOT if your posted the year/make/model of your coach so diagnosis could be streamlined.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-23-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Pace Arrow: Ac shedding
Views: 643
Posted By zorro2kita
Then 50 amp service should run both a/c's plus...

Then 50 amp service should run both a/c's plus other accessories - how long have you owned the coach ? Can you find the repair bill for the amp upgrade ? If so, when was the conversion done ? Any...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-22-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Pace Arrow: Ac shedding
Views: 643
Posted By zorro2kita
I doubt if you have 50 amp service unless they...

I doubt if you have 50 amp service unless they were upgraded by somebody prior to you - standard was 30 amp service - what plug do you insert into the CG pedestal ?
Purchase a 110 v box fan and use...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-21-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,786
Posted By zorro2kita
I'll repeat again - drop the tank and replace...

I'll repeat again - drop the tank and replace the fuel pump for the correct and proven fix - all the previous suggestions are band aids in my opinion -
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-19-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Discovery: Baggage door latch
Views: 1,241
Posted By zorro2kita
I've replaced several but found out that slamming...

I've replaced several but found out that slamming them down to close will lead to failure! I now did close them by lowering till door just rests on latch and then secure by pushing in with my knee....
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-16-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,786
Posted By zorro2kita
I've had similar issues - limp mode or stalling...

I've had similar issues - limp mode or stalling climbing grades - Stalled on I-95 several summers ago - very scary. Vapor lock is the culprit !! Wrapped the fuel line with reflective tape, never...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-10-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By zorro2kita
Your hoses may be leaking - wipe them down very...

Your hoses may be leaking - wipe them down very carefully and then raise and lower the jacks - that pressure would cause them to leak if fitting was loose or failing.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-10-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Bounder: Need a key
Views: 488
Posted By zorro2kita
Call Fleetwood and give them the FIN # - they...

Call Fleetwood and give them the FIN # - they can then ship you the correct key - I ordered several and then put a spare key in a magnetic "Hide A Key" and placed it in the LP tank area which is...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-04-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 655
Posted By zorro2kita
I recall that LP tanks have an expiration date...

I recall that LP tanks have an expiration date stamped on them - may be difficult to read based upon the condition you described. Maybe call a local LP residential supplier and solicit their advice.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-04-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By zorro2kita
Some are easier than others to remove- I hired...

Some are easier than others to remove- I hired someone to remove mine to repair the Actia display when the pixels were impossible to read - Does your coach model have a specific owners forum ? That...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-01-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By zorro2kita
When I first bought my Pace Arrow in 2012, the AC...

When I first bought my Pace Arrow in 2012, the AC was weak - found a great truck repair shop in Garden City GA, several miles east of I-95 close to the GA/SC border : SOS Tire, 115 Kicklighter Way,...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-30-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By zorro2kita
What kind of work do you need done ?

What kind of work do you need done ?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 06-30-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By zorro2kita
You can some short term additional life by...

You can some short term additional life by spraying the bearing with some WD40 -


I paid someone to replace both mine but bought new motors also from PPL -


Replacing was above my skill set...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-28-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 949
Posted By zorro2kita
It took me about 4 months of advertising on...

It took me about 4 months of advertising on rvtrader to finally find the correct buyer - all cash purchase, they paid off the balance off the loan. Location of RV has a lot of influence of how...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 04-07-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 692
Posted By zorro2kita
Ours also cracked - simple fix for us was to cut...

Ours also cracked - simple fix for us was to cut out a 3/4" piece of plywood to cover the cracked fiberglass cover - I could then stand on this cover without fear of breaking again -- really need...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-07-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By zorro2kita
When we bought our 2003 PA from the original...

When we bought our 2003 PA from the original owner, the ice cube maker never worked - I shut the water line off going to the freezer - yours should have something similar - If I recall, the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-14-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By zorro2kita
ET - Please text me at 843-415-5795 to discuss...

ET - Please text me at 843-415-5795 to discuss further - Thanks - Nick
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-09-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By zorro2kita
Could be ground issues -- have you checked the...

Could be ground issues -- have you checked the voltage of your coach battery - before and after charging ? The house batteries helped your coach battery to start your engine -- a trickle charger...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-08-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By zorro2kita
Why don't you try and sell it yourself and save...

Why don't you try and sell it yourself and save all the commission fees ? We were successful in selling our 2003 Pace Arrow last year and our friends Road Trek - we took the pics, made an honest and...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-24-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By zorro2kita
On my Pace Arrow, only the rear jacks had zerk...

On my Pace Arrow, only the rear jacks had zerk fittings - found them by accident - My routine was to spray silicone on the 4 rods prior to retracting jacks - never had a jack not retract going...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-16-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,398
Posted By zorro2kita
I would be careful using vice grips !! How long...

I would be careful using vice grips !! How long have you owned the coach ? Have you had this issue before? Oil dip stick may not be original to engine ?? I know they are a PITA to reinsert but it...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-28-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By zorro2kita
Did you buy this from a dealership ? If so, the...

Did you buy this from a dealership ? If so, the coach should be under warranty -


Did you contact the dealer for assistance ?
Do you have Coachnet for help ??
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-24-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By zorro2kita
First off - what make, model, year of coach, etc...

First off - what make, model, year of coach, etc - with this info, members can assist --
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-13-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,339
Posted By zorro2kita
We had the rugs professionally cleaned routinely...

We had the rugs professionally cleaned routinely and they held up well -
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-08-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 376
Posted By zorro2kita
On the drivers side, just forward of the rear...

On the drivers side, just forward of the rear tire - do you have a new one in hand ? Has is ever been changed ? I bought several from NAPA and always had one on hand to swap out when the chassis...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 11-18-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By zorro2kita
Ditto for DGW's solution - it will not require...

Ditto for DGW's solution - it will not require much fluid !!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 11-13-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,596
Posted By zorro2kita
I had a similar problem - off and on for several...

I had a similar problem - off and on for several years - stalled on I-95 several times during the heat of the summer - ultimately replaced the fuel pump in the tank (not cheap) but NO more...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-09-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By zorro2kita
When I bought my coach in 2012, the solar panel...

When I bought my coach in 2012, the solar panel did not work so removed - one less thing to go flying off --
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 10-09-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By zorro2kita
I bought replacement lenses from Fleetwood - a...

I bought replacement lenses from Fleetwood - a little pricey but exact fit !!
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-25-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,284
Posted By zorro2kita
Many opinions on this topic - use the search...

Many opinions on this topic - use the search criteria for other opinions -


What I learned is what ever gear you go up in, you also use that same gear to go down in - I usually chose second...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 08-12-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,682
Posted By zorro2kita
I was the second owner of our Pace Arrow that we...

I was the second owner of our Pace Arrow that we bought in 2012 - The battery disconnect switches never worked !!
Prior to listing the coach for sale, we replaced the PCB board and all was as it...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 08-04-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,875
Posted By zorro2kita
I battled the vapor lock issue since I purchased...

I battled the vapor lock issue since I purchased the coach from original owner in 2012. Research on this forum suggested never let the tank get below 1/2 full and covering the exposed fuel line with...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 07-24-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By zorro2kita
What brand shocks did you order ??

What brand shocks did you order ??
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-24-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,500
Posted By zorro2kita
Did you NOT see my reply on July 21 addressing...

Did you NOT see my reply on July 21 addressing your problem ??
I disagree with you as this forum has provided valuable info over the years to fix common problems --
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-21-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,500
Posted By zorro2kita
I replaced by BCC board from RV Products as the...

I replaced by BCC board from RV Products as the batt disconect feature would not work when we bought the coach in 2012'


I bought mine off of Amazon - check it out !! It solved all my problems ...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-11-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By zorro2kita
I bought replacement lenses, amber and red, from...

I bought replacement lenses, amber and red, from Fleetwood -
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 06-20-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 595
Posted By zorro2kita
Did you ask your question on this forum ?

Did you ask your question on this forum ?
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 06-10-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,430
Posted By zorro2kita
On my 2003 WH, I have 2 zerk fittings on my rear...

On my 2003 WH, I have 2 zerk fittings on my rear jacks ONLY ! Front jacks do not have them - weird !! Only found this by mistake ---
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