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Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-23-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,165
Posted By Pointerman
You may have gotten lucky a few times. I don't...

You may have gotten lucky a few times. I don't think adding more steering input to a swaying trailer is a recommended method to stop the sway. There is a 50/50 chance it will get worse depending on...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-23-2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Pointerman
Thanks for the lead on that website. We are...

Thanks for the lead on that website. We are going to do the same thing we did with our last coach (stolen 3 months after we bought it new). I don't know the website, but my wife bought some thing...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-22-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Pointerman
Not sure what a small queen is (there is a joke...

Not sure what a small queen is (there is a joke in there somewhere, possibly about Prince). I read on a spec sheet that I found online that it is a Full. Trying to get the dims since the coach I am...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-22-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,165
Posted By Pointerman
I am a little surprised by how far down in the...

I am a little surprised by how far down in the process he mentions applying the trailer brakes manually. It was always my instinct to immediately go to the trailer brakes after a semi passed me and...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-22-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,475
Posted By Pointerman
Thank you for this post. I had not heard of this...

Thank you for this post. I had not heard of this product and took a look at their webpage yesterday. I get how and why it works.

I am guessing balancing the tires after install might be...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 07-21-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By Pointerman
Emblem bunk size

Can someone with an Entegra Emblem advise on the dimensions of the mattress on the drop down bunk?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-21-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 311
Posted By Pointerman
There is a ton of this stuff on Amazon. With RV...

There is a ton of this stuff on Amazon. With RV specific furniture it will normally come in at least two pieces for you to assemble inside the trailer. Residential furniture can be troublesome if...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-09-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,126
Posted By Pointerman
Great idea to check for issues when I had my TT. ...

Great idea to check for issues when I had my TT. In a class A the black and grey dump valves are in separate compartments so this doesn't make much sense.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-09-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Thank you. I have sent them a message.

Thank you. I have sent them a message.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-07-2021, 06:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Thank you. I will call them tomorrow. Their...

Thank you. I will call them tomorrow. Their online contact form doesn't seem to work.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-07-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Was yours an RV issue? If so, do you mind...

Was yours an RV issue? If so, do you mind sharing who did your appraisal? I am struggling to find an RV appraiser. I am only finding house appraisers.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-07-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
That was sold last December. Challenge with RV...

That was sold last December. Challenge with RV Trader and RVT is that you can't assume something is actually available when you see it there. They are often tagged or have something in the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-07-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Admin merged the threads...

Admin merged the threads...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-06-2021, 10:38 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
I insured an asset. In the current market said...

I insured an asset. In the current market said asset is actually appreciating. I can't buy a 2021 equivalent of my coach and they couldn't find a real comp. Sorry, but you are just plain wrong and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-06-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
On a $155K coach that is a pretty decent hit. ...

On a $155K coach that is a pretty decent hit. Additionally, I am putting money down on a replacement and paying $166K. All told, I am out over $20K on a 3 month old coach that I used on 3 very...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-06-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
I don't think it matters where you are. There is...

I don't think it matters where you are. There is nothing to look at since it was stolen and has not been recovered. All I need is a fair evaluation of the cost to replace the coach and I am not...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-06-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
RV Claim Adjuster

I am still dealing with my insurance on my RV Theft claim. At this point we can't come to an agreement and my only recourse is to hire my own adjuster to come up with an alternate value.

I am...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-23-2021, 12:42 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
No. Pretty sure it is gone forever. Shopping...

No. Pretty sure it is gone forever. Shopping for next coach. May go used diesel.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-17-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Did not know these folks existed. Emailed some...

Did not know these folks existed. Emailed some folks with RV divisions. Will see if they can help.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-17-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
No doubt. And I will also likely install some...

No doubt. And I will also likely install some sort of tracking device that I will of course never need, because the odds of this happening twice is slim to none. I will also be using an RV specific...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-17-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Still fishing for help in finding a way to verify...

Still fishing for help in finding a way to verify what coaches are actually selling for. They don't care about my math or any sight that lists what coaches are selling for. I can make offer after...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-17-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,461
Posted By Pointerman
Stolen RV value

If you are on the Thor sub forum you may be aware that my brand new 2021 Thor Challenger 37YT was stolen about 3 months after I purchased it. I am now going through the fun with the insurance...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-08-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,746
Posted By Pointerman
I have zero desire to do any of the stuff you...

I have zero desire to do any of the stuff you listed here. I RV to visit places I would like to see and have a comfortable place to rest when I am not out and about. To each his own. You do you...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-04-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
I did not. Seemed like a fairly worthless piece...

I did not. Seemed like a fairly worthless piece of equipment given my cell phone's ability to create a hot spot. I have all of the manuals. Is the SIM card that came in the unit noted in the...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-04-2021, 11:57 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
I called Ford. Vehicle location is not available...

I called Ford. Vehicle location is not available through their tools. Just maintenance items. Oh well...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-03-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Downloaded the app and it looks like the trip is...

Downloaded the app and it looks like the trip is tracked using your phone's GPS system using an app.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-02-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
No idea this existed. What is the data based on?

No idea this existed. What is the data based on?
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 06-02-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Well, my brand new 2021 Challenger 37YT is gone. ...

Well, my brand new 2021 Challenger 37YT is gone. It was stolen from the lot of a paint shop early Saturday morning after I dropped it off on Friday to get a small paint chip repaired. They left it...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-27-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Sorry, mine has no carpet and the bolts are...

Sorry, mine has no carpet and the bolts are visible.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-26-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,377
Posted By Pointerman
There are plenty of times where the journey to...

There are plenty of times where the journey to get to the destination has absolutely sucked for me. It is great when the journey is nice and it adds to the experience, but I am willing to endure...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-26-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Take a look at the posts towards the top of page...

Take a look at the posts towards the top of page 249 in this thread. I asked the exact same question and received several good answers.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-11-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Do you just remove the screws from the cover from...

Do you just remove the screws from the cover from inside the coach? Is there a seal or sealant that needs to be replaced after the install is done?
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 05-07-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3,523
Views: 574,373
Posted By Pointerman
Welcome to team Challenger. It isn't exactly...

Welcome to team Challenger.

It isn't exactly a quiet ride. When the V8 starts working things get loud fast. I plan on adding some Dyna Mat very soon.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-06-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,394
Posted By Pointerman
I do logistics for a living. The postal service...

I do logistics for a living. The postal service is an absolute dumpster fire right now and they have zero chance of recovery under the current post master. His solution seems to be to adjust the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 04-27-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,990
Posted By Pointerman
Window tint

For those of you tinting your windshield, what level of tint are you using? Don't you see an impact on visibility at night while driving poorly lit roads?

I bought a used Jeep and the previous...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-20-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 27,727
Posted By Pointerman
Imagine if everyone grew up and had an attitude a...

Imagine if everyone grew up and had an attitude a bit more like this. I am living in SoCal now (moved here in January) and this place is nuts. I see people driving every day in ways that I used to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-06-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 368
Posted By Pointerman
Glad it went well for you and welcome to the...

Glad it went well for you and welcome to the party.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-06-2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By Pointerman
Hand rail failure

Curious if anyone else has experienced this fun. After returning from my second camping trip in my new 2021 Challenger 37YT I was stepping out of the coach with a softsided dog crate in one hand so...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-01-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Exactly as you stated. Someone forgot to go over...

Exactly as you stated. Someone forgot to go over their check list.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 04-01-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
It appears as though my thread title may be...

It appears as though my thread title may be correct. Dug deeper into the cabinet last night and found this. It appears to run to the fridge on the right, but is attached to nothing on the left. ...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-31-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Nice Beagles by the way. We have had two in more...

Nice Beagles by the way. We have had two in more recent years, but are down to one very old one now. We have moved on to Frenchies. Slightly less damage to the yard.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-31-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Thanks for those pics. Really helpful, but I...

Thanks for those pics. Really helpful, but I think it is helpful in confirming that they either did mine differently or failed to run water to my fridge. Headed to the RV tonight to load some stuff...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-31-2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Found the water diagram. What it does not show...

Found the water diagram. What it does not show is the location of shut off valves.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-31-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
I looked in that location. Heck, I think I...

I looked in that location. Heck, I think I looked everywhere. I will look again. It seems like a much more likely location than behind the fridge and needing to remove trim every time you need to...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-30-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Just spoke to Thor and the valve is behind the...

Just spoke to Thor and the valve is behind the fridge. Trim needs to be removed and fridge pulled forward to turn the valve on. Dealer should have done this prior to shipping to me... yet another...
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-30-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Thanks, but this is a residential fridge so there...

Thanks, but this is a residential fridge so there is no outside panel.
Forum: Thor Industries Owner's Forum 03-29-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Pointerman
Challenger with no water to fridge

We took our new Thor Challenger 37YT out for a shake down weekend. One issue we discovered is we have no water to the fridge. I looked under cabinets and drawers for a valve that might be turned...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-26-2021, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,024
Posted By Pointerman
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-24-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 724
Posted By Pointerman
I used Horizon transport to move my RV across...

I used Horizon transport to move my RV across country. They are the transport company that most dealers use. They are insured and will deal with any issues professionally that might come out of...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-19-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,315
Posted By Pointerman
Our TT that we just sold had one and that is...

Our TT that we just sold had one and that is pretty much the only place we cooked. Kept the mess outside and having a sink outside to wash your hands (especially after handling raw chicken) was a...
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