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Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum Today, 02:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks

It was a bunch of small shavings around the magnet. The RV had 20,000 miles on it when I bought it. It now has 60,000 and líve never towed anything. Will look into adding a gage. I have an added...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum Yesterday, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Qstaar17
ThankYou

I dropped the pan (no drain plug) and it had a lot of metal shavings around the magnet. A hand full. Got it all cleaned out and reinstalled. Fluid was still pink so I didnít drain the torque...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-22-2021, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Qstaar17
Excellent advice

I found the answer in the service manual. It says 6.5 quarts. Iíll start there and do my best to verify. Thanks
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-22-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Qstaar17
Transmission Fluid

I have a 1997 Fleetwood PaceArrow. F53 7.5L V8 Gas. E4OD Transmission. I know the transmission fluid capacity is 16.4 quarts but Iím just doing a pan drop. My dipstick is hard to read and my...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 05-02-2021, 10:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Qstaar17
ThankYou

I will try this. AC works perfectly with generator.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-29-2021, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 569
Posted By Qstaar17
I meant donít

I meant to say most state parks donít
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-29-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 569
Posted By Qstaar17
Most campgrounds allow them while most state...

Most campgrounds allow them while most state parks do. I love my DJI Mavic 2 Pro.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-29-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Qstaar17
1997 Fleetwood Pace Arrow AC 1 Shed

I'm currently at Fiesta Key down in the Keys. I have a climate control that controls both front and back AC's. The front AC sheds back and forth on Auto when only one AC is on. When I mean shed,...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-10-2020, 04:58 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
It was expensive

It was expensive
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-29-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Worse, Fierce Fuchsia

LOL, I was on deployment with the Navy and my wife had the coach wrapped in one of her favorite colors. She likes attention, I don't. I've gotten used to it though.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-29-2020, 12:25 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Good to Go!

Thanks for everyone's help. Changed the fuel pump, that got her running. I was able to drain 25 gallons of gas out using a cheap battery operated Tera Pump. I used a combination of a car jack and...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-25-2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Will Drain Fuel

Thanks for all the awesome ideas. I will be using 6, 5 gallon containers and a battery operated fuel transfer pump to remove as much fuel as possible. That should make it much easier to get back...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-23-2020, 10:46 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Mines is the 1500 pound capacity one from Harbor...

Mines is the 1500 pound capacity one from Harbor Freight. It still lifts but one of the upper platforms broke. I’ll use my 3 ton car jack to get the tank level and put it on jack stands, take the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-23-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
1500 lbs. The weight of the tank is way under. ...

1500 lbs. The weight of the tank is way under. This ATV jack from Harbor Freight Is actually the more expensive one but it was one of the upper platforms that broke and took the load off balance. ...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-23-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks, I think this is what I’m going to do. ...

Thanks, I think this is what I’m going to do. Use my 3 ton car jack to balance the load, put four car jacks underneath and take the broken jack back to harbor freight and get the cheaper one without...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-23-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks

Iím thinking I may have to remove the fuel as well.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-23-2020, 12:45 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Need Ideas

So I dropped the tank and changed the fuel pump today. The engine never sounded better. The problem is the fuel tank is still on the ground because my ATV Jack caved in to the weight, when I was...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-18-2020, 03:16 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Smart

Smart
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-18-2020, 03:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Fuel Pump Ordered

I searched high and low for the motorcraft pumps that were $400 and below, couldn't find a single one. RockAuto didn't have it. Some websites were willing to take my credit card info but when I...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-16-2020, 11:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I'm going to try and hit the pump with a rubber...

I'm going to try and hit the pump with a rubber mallet and see if I get any pressure on my fuel pressure gage. That will save me time and I will have my verification that it is the fuel pump, then I...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-16-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks. My plan is to trace power all the way to...

Thanks. My plan is to trace power all the way to the pump and if the pump is receiving power, drop tank and replace the pump. I see that Auto Zone has it for 400 bucks. Things I've done so far. ...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-16-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks Again

My plan is to trace power all the way to the pump and if the pump is receiving power, drop tank and replace the pump. I see that Auto Zone has it for 400 bucks. Things I've done so far. Verified...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-16-2020, 02:27 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Ok so I hooked up the new connector and same...

Ok so I hooked up the new connector and same thing. I figured out what I was doing wrong. I was using a T pin and reading the connector disconnected from the inertia switch. With the connector...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-16-2020, 02:18 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks. It's looking more and more like a bad...

Thanks. It's looking more and more like a bad fuel pump. Just isolating as much as possible before I drop that tank.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-15-2020, 11:28 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
On to the next plug

Ok so I hooked up the new connector and same thing. I figured out what I was doing wrong. I was using a T pin and reading the connector, disconnected. With the connector connected to the inertia...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-15-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
So I cut the green and pink wires from the...

So I cut the green and pink wires from the connector and used wire strippers to expose them. Using a multimeter with #6 of EEC grounded to a good ground and key to on I get 11.80 volts from the...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-15-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Sorry I meant the pink wire with black stripe and...

Sorry I meant the pink wire with black stripe and that’s exactly what is happening. I ordered a new connector. It has different colors and an extra wire but it should still work as it is the same...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Appreciate It

With #6 grounded nothing from the red wire and I bought a new inertia switch and tried to reset, no joy.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Youíre saying cut both wires and merge them...

Youíre saying cut both wires and merge them together?
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 02:33 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I didn’t try to start the rig but if there is an...

I didn’t try to start the rig but if there is an issue with the pink wire, shouldn’t me jumping #6 to ground bypass the inertia switch? I’m also going to see if this causes the fuel pump to kick on,...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 01:57 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I been searching on google and I see that the...

I been searching on google and I see that the green wire goes to the fuel pump relay and the pink wire goes directly to the fuel pump. With the key on and the button on the switch pressed in power...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 12:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I wonder if I need to replace that connector.

I wonder if I need to replace that connector.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-14-2020, 12:09 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I wish

I have not only pushed the button, I have replaced the switch. A couple weeks ago. So there could be an issue with the wire? It was supposed to light up with both the green and pink wires? My RV...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-13-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks

Ok going to find something to place on the jack stand to even the load. The RV is on concrete so I have a flat and stable surface. Wondering if I will need the RV jacks for any reason. If I raise...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-12-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
When I ground pin #6 and turn the key, there is...

When I ground pin #6 and turn the key, there is no relay click. The fuel pump relay does click when pin #6 on the EEC self test plug is not grounded. Probed the inertia switch connector C208 with...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-12-2020, 12:47 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
I think I'm going to use that Harbor Freight...

I think I'm going to use that Harbor Freight Jack. My 75 gal tank is pretty huge. Wondering if the tank will be able to balance on the jack.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-23-2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Got it

Got it
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-23-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Awesome!!!!!

Thanks a million, going to give this a try next time Iím at the RV storage. Just want to be 100% sure itís the pump before dropping the fuel tank.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-22-2020, 12:28 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Awesome!!!

Wow didn't know the EEC Connector had anything to do with the fuel pump. I know exactly where it is because I bought an OBD1 reader in an attempt to read codes but it was useless. I used a test...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-22-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thankyou. If I drop the tank I will certainly...

Thankyou. If I drop the tank I will certainly use this and spray bolts a day before.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-21-2020, 02:02 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Looking at that jack. Makes the job seem like I...

Looking at that jack. Makes the job seem like I can definitely get it done. My next concern is rusty bolts. Maybe I’ll spray with WD40.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-21-2020, 01:57 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Ok I’m very tempted. Thanks

Ok I’m very tempted. Thanks
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-21-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks, I checked the relays and distribution box...

Thanks, I checked the relays and distribution box fuses but will double check. I ordered a new inertia switch to see if it’s that. I want to read voltage at the tank. If that doesn’t work. ...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-19-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks

I was hoping it wasnít the pump. I replaced the fuel filter and tested the inertia switch. Switch wasnít functioning at its beat so Iím going to replace it. I donít want to drop the tank with 60...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-18-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Qstaar17
Awesome thanks.

Awesome thanks.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-16-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
It does. I will first try a fuel filter and I...

It does. I will first try a fuel filter and I still have no pressure, swap pumps.
Forum: New Member Check-In 05-16-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By Qstaar17
1998 Fleetwood Pace Arrow.

1998 Fleetwood Pace Arrow.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-16-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By Qstaar17
Thanks

I replaced the starter solenoid so now I have power to fuse 11. Still cranks but no start. Will change fuel filter next and if that doesnít work, then the pump. I appreciate the information. I...
Forum: New Member Check-In 05-16-2020, 12:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By Qstaar17
Checking In

Newly retired Navy Vet after 24yrs of service glad to be here.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-15-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,396
Posted By Qstaar17
1997 Ford F53 V8 460 Crank No Start

Help. She cranks but will not start. Battery is good, terminals replaced, inertia switch is not activated, I hear a click from the relay, swapped relays anyway with no joy, performed fuel pressure...
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