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Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-15-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By gatorcq
If it worked before you put it away and now it...

If it worked before you put it away and now it doesn't it's not a kink line it's not major issue it's one of two things Fuel filter are not being primed correctly. Keep it simple
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-13-2021, 07:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 249
Posted By gatorcq
Remove the 3 bolts of the motor/gearbox. Then...

Remove the 3 bolts of the motor/gearbox. Then remove it from the legs.
Remove the shear pins from the gears, then remove the gears, NOW you can separate the legs supports
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-08-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 499
Posted By gatorcq
Can you post Cost, part numbers and where you...

Can you post Cost, part numbers and where you ordered the items please
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 01-07-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By gatorcq
First - Keep it simple in your post. Adding your...

First - Keep it simple in your post. Adding your Solar and controller is clouding the issue.

First, normally all you needed to do was remove old and install new including how the AC wire is...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-05-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 289
Posted By gatorcq
This is WHAT you need to search for "bluetooth...

This is WHAT you need to search for "bluetooth repeater range extender".
Forum: Going Green 01-05-2021, 08:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 609
Posted By gatorcq
Simple rule of Thumb - Let's keep this simple....

Simple rule of Thumb - Let's keep this simple. The MW needs 10 to 18 amps. The rule of Thumb is 1 amp AC to 10 amps Dc.

So, 100 to 180 amps. This is the amount current the Batteries need to supply...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 01-05-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 499
Posted By gatorcq
IMO, they should work. Since all the Electronic...

IMO, they should work. Since all the Electronic Gauges work on a Data Buss system.
Rarely will a mfg, ID a gauge with a different ID tag.
Forum: Going Green 12-26-2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By gatorcq
If you want to cross charge your Coach to Chassis...

If you want to cross charge your Coach to Chassis batteries. Then I would look at the Blue Ski SI-ACR relay. This allows back and forth charging but also disconnects at around 12.9 or maybe 13 Vdc...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 12-26-2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By gatorcq
First - what hydronic heating system do you have?...

First - what hydronic heating system do you have?
Second, have you exchange T-stats? Front to Rear?
Third, do you know your system is working correctly? Meaning your Hydronic system?
Forum: Caterpillar Engine Forum 12-21-2020, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By gatorcq
Then maybe you should have waited till March to...

Then maybe you should have waited till March to ask this question. Just saying.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-14-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 558
Posted By gatorcq
If the Inline PreHeater comes on - Your Wait to...

If the Inline PreHeater comes on - Your Wait to Start Light will come on.
This is programmed by the Engine Computer.
If the WTS does not come back on, then the heater is off.
Again, output is...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 12-14-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By gatorcq
They are called Marker Lights. So, with a FL...

They are called Marker Lights.
So, with a FL chassis, have you checked the FL fuse box?
Have you called FL 24/7 Hotline?
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 12-12-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 558
Posted By gatorcq
Voltage is dependent on RPM and Load

Voltage is dependent on RPM and Load
Forum: Caterpillar Engine Forum 12-03-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By gatorcq
Thank you for posting an update. Too many people...

Thank you for posting an update. Too many people forget about that part
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 10-21-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By gatorcq
It is called a Disconnect Switch. Depending on...

It is called a Disconnect Switch. Depending on what type. A Intellitec disconnect, is not supposed to be able to do what your saying, however it it is bad, loose connection going to it, it will do it.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-17-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By gatorcq
First, have you clean every connections? I have...

First, have you clean every connections? I have found if needing to do many resets, it normally turns out a bad connection. Control cable, Limit switch etc. On what you want - Do a Web Search on...
Forum: Full-Timers 10-08-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,515
Posted By gatorcq
We have our own Rv lot in Yuma, Az. Specifically...

We have our own Rv lot in Yuma, Az. Specifically the fortuna foothills, az. These were zoned specifically for Rv units (MH's, Campers and 5th wheels).

Most lots can have 2 dwelling units (rv's). ...
Forum: Country Coach Owners Forum 10-01-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 699
Posted By gatorcq
The first item List the equipment Make and Model....

The first item List the equipment Make and Model.
Specifically what was plugged in and turned on (AC Outlets).
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-21-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 774
Posted By gatorcq
yes lot's of Rvers do, no different then home....

yes lot's of Rvers do, no different then home. Think about it. Internet
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 08-21-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By gatorcq
Call Freightliner 24/7 hotline. Keep the number...

Call Freightliner 24/7 hotline. Keep the number handy
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-27-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 960
Posted By gatorcq
From the back, it can be done, but over time. ...

From the back, it can be done, but over time.
If could also be T-stat, Not keeping RPMs up, Horton Fan clutch not working. Just disconnect the plug. The fan clutch kick in around 211 or 217.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-15-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,043
Posted By gatorcq
We have a Member in our Alfa MH group. He has...

We have a Member in our Alfa MH group. He has been repairing these since 05. He now has a person repairing these on Site in Ruston, La.
ALL the components available, easily. bearing, compressors,...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 07-03-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 728
Posted By gatorcq
you have 3 choices: Oil Coolant DEF. Now...

you have 3 choices:
Oil
Coolant
DEF.
Now for the hard part. No one posting can see what you are describing.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-28-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 534
Posted By gatorcq
Taylor Bob1 see his signature

Taylor Bob1 see his signature
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-22-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 578
Posted By gatorcq
People do realize, from science class from high...

People do realize, from science class from high school or collage days

Air Pressure (inside a container) increases with heat.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-15-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,833
Posted By gatorcq
so you broke a belt? What did the temp gauge show?

so you broke a belt? What did the temp gauge show?
Forum: Cummins Engines 06-12-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By gatorcq
Its value is in the UK, but I want to know what...

Its value is in the UK, but I want to know what you paid for your setup.
Forum: Cummins Engines 06-10-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By gatorcq
And what pray tell was the Complete cost of this...

And what pray tell was the Complete cost of this system.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-07-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By gatorcq
Call Freightliner 24/7 hotline

Call Freightliner 24/7 hotline
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-07-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 929
Posted By gatorcq
There are 8 lights at the top, they are Optional...

There are 8 lights at the top, they are Optional Lights. Program by the OEM. Who made the MH itself.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 06-05-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By gatorcq
Interference issue. But I suspect - it is working...

Interference issue. But I suspect - it is working ok now?
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 06-05-2020, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By gatorcq
The only Item I can respond with: It was the VDC,...

The only Item I can respond with: It was the VDC, which had the cold solder joints, and not the MMDC. 2 different items.

VDC and MMDC are not interchangeable.
So, are you stating that ALL gauges...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-31-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,291
Posted By gatorcq
I would download the manual. Next learn how to...

I would download the manual.
Next learn how to verify the setup (Charger & Inverter) for your batteries.

In Bulk Mode - High Current - Low Voltage (13.1 and higher)
as it is charging, the...
Forum: Caterpillar Engine Forum 05-31-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 816
Posted By gatorcq
I thought C-7 and C-9 were ACERT engines, as they...

I thought C-7 and C-9 were ACERT engines, as they all came with HEUI pumps. Difference in the computer and sensors is all
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-31-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 619
Posted By gatorcq
this is my tool ...

this is my tool
https://www.harborfreight.com/12-in-drive-extendable-ratchet-62311.html
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-31-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By gatorcq
You need to ID the Mfg of the arm assembly....

You need to ID the Mfg of the arm assembly. Example, on my Alfa, the Mfg is Cleveland Ignition
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 05-26-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 633
Posted By gatorcq
what you have will run generator. The A/C unit...

what you have will run generator. The A/C unit draws only 14 amps. Math Watts = Volt * Current.

TV's, computer only add about 5 amps.
You have something else going on. Turn every circuit...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-26-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,463
Posted By gatorcq
I installed a small 12Vdc solar pump, 1 check...

I installed a small 12Vdc solar pump, 1 check valve, going to 2 sharkbite tee fitting.
1 tee on the cold side, 1 on the hot side. Turn pump on- water flows from the hot side to cold side - which...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-26-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 536
Posted By gatorcq
People, even while dry-camping batteries must be...

People, even while dry-camping batteries must be recharged every day for at least 2 to 5 hours depending on the amount of batteries. You cannot use a Converter to really charge a battery, He needs a...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-24-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,087
Posted By gatorcq
Look at the LNB and post a photo OR, do a...

Look at the LNB and post a photo OR, do a web-search for Dish Satellite LNB photos or better yet - read up on Winegard systems. They never did a 1000.4, but who am I to know
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-15-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 316
Posted By gatorcq
I am different, of course most people know this,...

I am different, of course most people know this, so when it came to replacing my backup system. I wanted something unique and easy to setup.

Wireless Monitor and Camera ...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-14-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By gatorcq
Chances are it is a Winegard System, if it os...

Chances are it is a Winegard System, if it os mounted and an automatic. Of course the poster has to respond back quickly, so we might be able to help.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-14-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By gatorcq
I think you need to provide who makes the Soft...

I think you need to provide who makes the Soft Start, as I do not see a specific Mfg with that name. Next your A/C unit, what brand ? 35K ?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-10-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 987
Posted By gatorcq
The inside antenna in relation to the outside...

The inside antenna in relation to the outside must be greater then 30 Ft. you need to see the owners manual for installation. Which is what my manual stated - "Should be" - not a "Shall be" statement.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-10-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By gatorcq
It is Called Line of Sight - If trees are the...

It is Called Line of Sight -
If trees are the way, the radio waves have a difficult time.

It has always been this way, since the invention of the radio. Higher the frequency the worst it gets for...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-10-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By gatorcq
So, I was quick on the draw ---- :dance: ...

So, I was quick on the draw ---- :dance:


However, even the BEST of us will skim over a little due to rushing out.
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-09-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By gatorcq
Call Freightliner 24/7 Hotline

Call Freightliner 24/7 Hotline
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-06-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By gatorcq
It is not suppose to cycle. Your owners manual...

It is not suppose to cycle. Your owners manual explains all this.
On a Freightliner chassis, the length of time is dependent on the 2 sensors:
Air Inlet + the Coolant, if the value of the 2 is...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-06-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By gatorcq
IMO, see my signature - next join this group "...

IMO, see my signature - next join this group " https://groups.io/groups ".
Next join this specific group " https://alfaseeya.groups.io/g/motorhomes/topics "


What you will find, is over 1000...
Forum: Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 05-04-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By gatorcq
Your "Wait to Start" Lite comes on when the Inlet...

Your "Wait to Start" Lite comes on when the Inlet Grid Heater is on.

What does your Dash / Indicator state? Including your voltmeter ? Need Numbers for Volt Meter
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