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Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions Yesterday, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 119
Posted By tderonne
They offered the diesel option in the 24F Minnie...

They offered the diesel option in the 24F Minnie in 2004 and 2005, that'd be a little newer. Might be the 6.0 though? I don't know when the vans changed.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions Yesterday, 10:35 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,880
Posted By tderonne
Voltage doesn't flow, so no.

Voltage doesn't flow, so no.
Forum: Palazzo Motorhomes 01-18-2021, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By tderonne
These guys have about everyone youd ever want...

These guys have about everyone youd ever want for a Carling Contura style switch.


https://www.otrattw.net/home.php
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-16-2021, 10:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 620
Posted By tderonne
Man, the 245 tire is about an inch bigger in...

Man, the 245 tire is about an inch bigger in diameter than a 225. A 245 and 225 paired together in a dual application would over the 245 tire. Glad you never had to do it.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-14-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By tderonne
Seems like it would be a fairly simple upgrade. I...

Seems like it would be a fairly simple upgrade. I bought a 24K rear swaybar for mine, it was just over $100.

The part number should be: LU94-5482-AO (or AC? Maybe LU9Z- for the service number?)
...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-12-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 604
Posted By tderonne
Bought one ~15 years ago and installed it. Used...

Bought one ~15 years ago and installed it. Used it every trip, driving and parked. Still use it today.

BUT. Wouldn't spend a penny on one now. Same money will by a lot of internet access.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-09-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 208
Posted By tderonne
[QUOTE=LeeB;5589855]Where is this fuse box? I...

[QUOTE=LeeB;5589855]Where is this fuse box? I have a Workhorse.......

Don't know why I was thinking Ford. You have Workhorse in your profile.

There is an underhood fuse block somewhere, same...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-09-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 208
Posted By tderonne
Not going to find a BCC under the hood of a...

Not going to find a BCC under the hood of a Winnebago. Those are a Fleetwood thing.

Ought to be a couple fuses or relays in the Ford power distribution box that would be powered only in run and/or...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-07-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 377
Posted By tderonne
I'm rereading what you wrote. I thought you drove...

I'm rereading what you wrote. I thought you drove it without the brake. Not what you said.

Connector looks like the main transmission solenoid connector. Service manual says it C168 and it sure...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-07-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 377
Posted By tderonne
You can't simply "remove the parking brake"....

You can't simply "remove the parking brake". You'd have to put on a new tailshaft housing, new yoke, and have a new driveshaft made.

Makes me think someone swapped the whole trans. Got one without...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-06-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By tderonne
A quick google search here comes up with a lot of...

A quick google search here comes up with a lot of information.

Here's one thread (https://www.irv2.com/forums/f292/1972-revcon-250-a-338928.html) thread that came up and may help.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-06-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,893
Posted By tderonne
The front has to be aerodynamic for any...

The front has to be aerodynamic for any improvements at the rear to help. That makes sense, if the front end just punches a big hole in the air, doesn't matter what the rear looks like. With a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-06-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By tderonne
Have you asked at skoolie.net...

Have you asked at skoolie.net (https://www.skoolie.net/)?

Lots of knowledgeable folks there.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-03-2021, 10:12 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,893
Posted By tderonne
Why? Look at the NASA truck (post #36). It didn't...

Why? Look at the NASA truck (post #36). It didn't have a sloped front end, just a rounded one. Just because a sloped front LOOKS aerodynamic, doesn't mean it is.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 01-03-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,345
Posted By tderonne
The Winnebago Brochure Archive...

The Winnebago Brochure Archive (https://www.winnebago.com/brochure-archive?year=1990&model=) is a good place to start. Both for you to know exactly what you have, and potential buyers to learn about...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 01-02-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By tderonne
I remember when folks were doing the swap. Wasn't...

I remember when folks were doing the swap. Wasn't it a VIP wheel?

VIP Aftermarket Products (https://www.vipwheels.com/aftermarket-products)

Google found an old thread...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-01-2021, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 221
Posted By tderonne
1999 Ford F53 Owner Guide...

1999 Ford F53 Owner Guide (https://www.fordservicecontent.com/Ford_Content/catalog/owner_guides/99motog4e.pdf)
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 01-01-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,696
Posted By tderonne
The tow rating is NOT the GCWR - GVWR. That's...

The tow rating is NOT the GCWR - GVWR. That's just what you could tow if you were at GVWR.

The tow rating is 7500 pounds from Mercedes, just like the vans (as mentioned).

2020 cab chassis key...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 01-01-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By tderonne
Interesting. Their website doesn't show a setup...

Interesting. Their website doesn't show a setup for the front. I thought I read they were developing one though.

More Googling required....
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-01-2021, 10:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,020
Posted By tderonne
That's it, #7, 15 amp. It'll only have 12 volts...

That's it, #7, 15 amp. It'll only have 12 volts when the ignition switch is in the start position.

The relay is NOT in there. It's where it is in the picture I posted. It looks just like the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-01-2021, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By tderonne
A google image search suggests you have simple...

A google image search suggests you have simple 90mm round headlights?

Like these from Hella?

https://www.irv2.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=181330&d=1509242665
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 12-31-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By tderonne
Looks like it's behind the panel that says...

Looks like it's behind the panel that says "Battery Mode Solenoid and Relays", that's just ahead of the batteries. In the compartment ahead of the side entry door:
(Picture courtesy of Google image...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-30-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By tderonne
This is the MAF sensor and housing: ...

This is the MAF sensor and housing:

https://www.winnieowners.com/forums/members/6183-albums327-picture1999.jpg

The actual sensor is held in with two screws and can be removed. The IAT is...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-30-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,020
Posted By tderonne
Again. Not there on the V-10. It's in the link I...

Again. Not there on the V-10. It's in the link I posted before, that has this picture:

https://www.irv2.com/attachments/photobucket/img_2692721_1_04c99d6c48b40e3843a741dd5dd08f2c.jpg
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-30-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,893
Posted By tderonne
What did you have for an indicator before? What...

What did you have for an indicator before? What pieces do you have now? I'd love to have one on the motorhome. Thought of just sticking an anemometer on the roof. Give me some real data as to what I...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-30-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,893
Posted By tderonne
NASA has spent a lot of time over the years...

NASA has spent a lot of time over the years studying truck aerodynamics.

Back in the '70's they made what they called the "Shoebox". It was a square box that they modified and measured the aero...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-29-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,020
Posted By tderonne
Yup, that's the starter. It has a solenoid...

Yup, that's the starter. It has a solenoid attached:

https://www.winnieowners.com/forums/members/6183-albums327-picture1995.jpeg

I see you have headers. I had to replace my starter years ago,...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-29-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 739
Posted By tderonne
Look like it comes with a new two headed plate...

Look like it comes with a new two headed plate that replaces the two individual plates. And some new drop links, maybe to put the rear bar kit in the front? They don't have unique instructions for...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-29-2020, 08:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By tderonne
Right. The PCM IAT sensor is in the MAF. The...

Right. The PCM IAT sensor is in the MAF. The other one "near the filter" is something else.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-29-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,270
Posted By tderonne
What is this switch for?

What is this switch for?
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 12-29-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By tderonne
MANY, MANY examples of trucks and RVs where the...

MANY, MANY examples of trucks and RVs where the axle ratings are higher than the total weight rating. The GVWR is the GVWR. Not the axle ratings added together.
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-28-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 651
Posted By tderonne
Ok, did some looking around. Workhorse...

Ok, did some looking around.

Workhorse actually has specs back to 1999 in their chassis guide (https://www.deserttruckservice.com/pdf%20folder/workhorse_chassis.guide.pdf).

It says that the...
Forum: Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 12-28-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 651
Posted By tderonne
What's your RAWR? Know what it is on an 18K...

What's your RAWR? Know what it is on an 18K chassis? 1999 chassis would be a Chevrolet product. I'll see what I can find in the parts catalogs as to what got what springs.

Or maybe someone has,...
Forum: Class B Motorhome Discussions 12-28-2020, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By tderonne
Is it related to an Aero Cruiser or Amera Coach?...

Is it related to an Aero Cruiser or Amera Coach? I've heard of those and seen a few. Those were a little older I think.

There's an Aero Cruiser website (https://aero-cruiser.fl-ink.com/index.htm)...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 12-28-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By tderonne
My mom's 2020 Adventurer 29B (same floorplan) has...

My mom's 2020 Adventurer 29B (same floorplan) has that stupid sliding door. It was broken (stuck open) when she picked it up. I haven't looked under the cabinets inside, but I bet I'll find the exact...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-28-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,893
Posted By tderonne
The Monaco Vesta was designed to be aerodynamic....

The Monaco Vesta was designed to be aerodynamic. It's still a more or less square box. All that is needed is a little rounding at the front, and some taper at the rear to make it MUCH better than a...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-28-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 739
Posted By tderonne
The plates on the 1139-144 kit I have are 1/2"...

The plates on the 1139-144 kit I have are 1/2" thick.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-26-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,040
Posted By tderonne
Since it's a good old cable throttle, it's...

Since it's a good old cable throttle, it's probably not in any kind of power reduction mode, since it can't close the throttle. Even if it was, as you mentioned, there'd probably be a code.

Sounds...
Forum: Just Conversation 12-26-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 434
Views: 21,479
Posted By tderonne
WERE surrounded by Indians? Tonto, to the...

WERE surrounded by Indians? Tonto, to the Lone Ranger.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-24-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By tderonne
Figure it out?

Figure it out?
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-24-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,020
Posted By tderonne
Get it going?

Get it going?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-24-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By tderonne
The IAT will read -40C if it's an open circuit....

The IAT will read -40C if it's an open circuit. A scan tool will tell you if it's doing that all the time.

The IAT sensor is "grounded" directly to the PCM. It's part of the MAF sensor.

Couple...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-23-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By tderonne
There's pictures in the thread I posted in your...

There's pictures in the thread I posted in your other thread (https://www.irv2.com/forums/f84/help-please-only-getting-40-gal-from-100-gal-tank-518244.html). Right in the middle of the tank.
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 12-22-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By tderonne
Did you type that right, "P0112"? 112 is an...

Did you type that right, "P0112"? 112 is an Intake Air Temperature (IAT) code. While it's located within the MAF sensor, it seeing the wrong temperature, not airflow.

Do you have any kind of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-22-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,000
Posted By tderonne
NADA low retail is $70,250. Doubt a dealer would...

NADA low retail is $70,250. Doubt a dealer would give you much over $60,000.

Anything more someone will pay is a win.
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-22-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 620
Posted By tderonne
I think you got the info you need for an exact...

I think you got the info you need for an exact replacement type spare.

You asked about F550 wheels (F450 is the same).

They are not the same. They are only 6.0" wide. They only use a 225mm wide...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-21-2020, 10:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By tderonne
Winnebago uses the same or similar ones in some...

Winnebago uses the same or similar ones in some places. A 2-gang one for my motorhome is listed as: 098351-22-01A Plate/Switch, 2 Gang, Polished Brass

And there's a single gang one in the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-21-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By tderonne
Need it to be exactly the same? Or just looking...

Need it to be exactly the same? Or just looking to mount a Carling Contura switch?

You can get all kinds of stuff for Carling Contura switches.

Including a single holder...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-19-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,970
Posted By tderonne
Looks like its progressing from when it was just...

Looks like its progressing from when it was just some drawings.

It was discussed a while back:

Game Changing Design for Fifth wheels...
Forum: Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-18-2020, 10:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By tderonne
Front air dam install?...

Front air dam install? (https://www.irv2.com/forums/f258/front-air-dam-install-242982.html)
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