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Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-25-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 21,198
Posted By sandpsycho
K&N reusable filters are useless at stopping fine...

K&N reusable filters are useless at stopping fine particulates. Sand and dust will pass right through. You would be money ahead to not run an airfilter and set the money you spend you would spend on...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-29-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
I have to add to this, I tried calling HWH and...

I have to add to this, I tried calling HWH and talked to a girl there who spent more time taking down my information to have the parts department call me back to order the part, then if she would...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-29-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
I did a search of my problem and one thing to...

I did a search of my problem and one thing to check was the shuttle valve by removing the u shaped tube on top of the manifold between the manifold and the valve. Then cap the 90 coming out of the...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-26-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
Update: On Sept 13 I used HWH's website to ask to...

Update: On Sept 13 I used HWH's website to ask to order a shuttle valve. On Sept 23 they finally called. That's 10 days just to get to the order process. On Sept 16 I called Stewart's Service and...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-23-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
Because they responded to you doesn't mean they...

Because they responded to you doesn't mean they don't treat others like crap. I used thier website and have been ignored for over a week. I called and got the we'll call you back, now F off. I also...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-22-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
Yes and crickets.

Yes and crickets.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-21-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
I am amazed. You have recieved replies and I'm 6...

I am amazed. You have recieved replies and I'm 6 business days, 8 actual days waiting on any kind of a response from the parts department, if they have one. Congratulations you should run out and buy...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-19-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
Did you call and talk to someone first of just...

Did you call and talk to someone first of just ship them off? Just wondering if you actually got a hold of someone. I have been waiting a week for a return call just to try and order a part. I found...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-18-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
If HWH is over wehlmed with calls that has been a...

If HWH is over wehlmed with calls that has been a problem for over 7 years. I don't understand why people feel a need to defend a long history of terrible service. Rant over.

So the jack is bad....
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-16-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,546
Posted By sandpsycho
Through a google search you can find a list of...

Through a google search you can find a list of repair shops. You can also search for the service manuals. If you need parts call

HWH Replacement Parts - Stuart's Services...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-16-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By sandpsycho
The AGS should have it's own control panel. Your...

The AGS should have it's own control panel. Your generator start stop switch should be part of this. Not the switch on your dash if you have on but one back usually near all your other control panels...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 09-16-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By sandpsycho
If one side stops flashing try lifting the level...

If one side stops flashing try lifting the level up while someone checks outside. if this cause it to start flashing the switch is bad. If it doesn't the switch might still be bad. Your's is about...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-16-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
Thanks for the link. I did see it last week but...

Thanks for the link. I did see it last week but foolishly thought it would be quicker to go to the source. I called and they had the part in stock and it will be shipped out tomorrow. It was wired to...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-16-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
I was doing some internet searching and found...

I was doing some internet searching and found this form 2012. That was back when it was all on this site I believe before the split or launch of separate site.

HWH Poor Service - Winnebago Owners...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-16-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By sandpsycho
HWH Parts Heads Up.

For the first time in 25 years of owning RV's, I just missed a trip due to the notorious HWH shuttle valve failure. Thankfully this happened at home prior to a trip instead of when I was suppose to...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 12-01-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By sandpsycho
It should be a six point plug brownish color just...

It should be a six point plug brownish color just over an inch by just under with 4 or 5 wires. Everything you need to hook up a controller.

I found mine in the electrical compartment below the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 20,852
Posted By sandpsycho
True but like any part of government once the...

True but like any part of government once the problem is fix they have to keep going until they become the problem and need endless amounts of money.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-18-2018, 12:54 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 20,852
Posted By sandpsycho
Hope your wrong or the stores and grocery stores...

Hope your wrong or the stores and grocery stores will be very empty as everything get where it needs to by a large diesel engine. [moderator edit]
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 07-16-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By sandpsycho
I have the same issue. Is this something they...

I have the same issue. Is this something they will still do on an 05. When did you have yours done?

Dropping the tank is not difficult getting it out from under the rig is the challenge. You...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-16-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 20,852
Posted By sandpsycho
I have wondered that for years myself. The E450...

I have wondered that for years myself. The E450 chassis would be another one suited for the Power Stroke. Now having a DP with a Cat C7 it does a better job pulling my 10,000 lbs trailer then my 7.3...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-15-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,416
Posted By sandpsycho
That was the one reason and I have done that...

That was the one reason and I have done that myself. All my rigs have had gravity feeds and I did the filling in the aftenoon while enjoying a beverage.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,416
Posted By sandpsycho
Am I missing something, If you have water right...

Am I missing something, If you have water right there and hooked up to your rig why not use the city water? I can only think of one reason to do what your doing but i wait for an answer.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-13-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,902
Posted By sandpsycho
One that doesn't break down, OK probably...

One that doesn't break down, OK probably unrealistic.

How about one where everything works, never mind.
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 07-11-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,271
Posted By sandpsycho
I put 2 of their roof vents on my box trailer and...

I put 2 of their roof vents on my box trailer and both ripped off in the first 1000 miles. The brackets and plastic around the bolt are still there. Pretty much cheap junk.
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 07-11-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By sandpsycho
How is it held on and is it the same as the other...

How is it held on and is it the same as the other 3. IS it just more effort and not coming loose. A pic is also helpful. That would be more helpful then who made the rv.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-11-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,792
Posted By sandpsycho
Here in the PSRC 5th wheels and TT pay every...

Here in the PSRC 5th wheels and TT pay every year. After 13 years my last 5th wheel was $105 when I sold it. You also can't non op a trailer here. All of our registration fees went up this year and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-11-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,792
Posted By sandpsycho
In the PSRC (a.k.a. CA) that won't fly. If you...

In the PSRC (a.k.a. CA) that won't fly. If you live here you register here. You get stopped with out of state plates you better have a matching DL. The best option is take you and your taxable money...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,352
Posted By sandpsycho
I have been very happy with AAA RV. Just last...

I have been very happy with AAA RV. Just last week they towed my 30 oot box trailer with a destroyed axle 100 miles. After that if was on me but I was happy to pay the difference. I also used t 3...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-07-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,603
Posted By sandpsycho
Same with ours. I'm going to continue to live on...

Same with ours. I'm going to continue to live on the edge.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-06-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 848
Posted By sandpsycho
My 97 F350 has the 3 dials and has worked...

My 97 F350 has the 3 dials and has worked flawlessly for 21 years. I have the same 3 dials in our motorhome that we have had for a year. I have had to fix it twice and currently the compressor won't...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-05-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,429
Posted By sandpsycho
We keep everything in it. Even medication and eye...

We keep everything in it. Even medication and eye glasses. Only thing we have to load is food. We use ours at lest once a month so it make things much easier to have it ready to roll.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 07-05-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,970
Posted By sandpsycho
Mine wouldn't go in or out at times. i would have...

Mine wouldn't go in or out at times. i would have to hit the switch several times to get them to work. The chassis batteries where full of corrosion and once cleaned up they work every time now. I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 07-04-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,394
Posted By sandpsycho
I have hit the one year mark with our new to us...

I have hit the one year mark with our new to us class A. We took a trip from SoCal to Idaho last week up the I-15 and I got a TPMS for this trip. We tow a box trailer that is right around 10k lbs. I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-18-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,288
Posted By sandpsycho
Come to the Peoples Socialist Republic of...

Come to the Peoples Socialist Republic of Commifornia a.k.a. Taxifornia, a.k.a. Crowdedfornia. The land where cars turning left think they have the right of way. Where a turn signal lets drivers n...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-18-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,789
Posted By sandpsycho
There is a health issue with plastic water bottle...

There is a health issue with plastic water bottle or just plastic in general. Look up Xenoestrogens. It's a chemical that leaches into the water from the plastic. It is stored in your fat cells....
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 06-14-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,253
Posted By sandpsycho
Diesel is much more efficient and will out last a...

Diesel is much more efficient and will out last a propane generator by many years. You can also transfer fuel in can with diesel.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-13-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,554
Posted By sandpsycho
I have done some ambitious large scale projects...

I have done some ambitious large scale projects and if you post it on the internet the experts that have never built anything will tell you where you will go wrong. Ignore all that and do what makes...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-09-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,640
Posted By sandpsycho
In California you can not tow in an HOV lane. All...

In California you can not tow in an HOV lane. All combination vehicles (towing anything) are limited the right hand lane. On a 2 or 3 lane road the second from the right can be used for passing only....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-06-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By sandpsycho
Gas struts go by several names. The important...

Gas struts go by several names. The important part in the length and weight rating. I found 2 at O Riley's that where only 5 or 10 lbs more then my originals and the 2 cost less then half of what...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-05-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,495
Posted By sandpsycho
I would agree and with a residential you get more...

I would agree and with a residential you get more SQ feet and for less money. If you want to get fancy and get ice and water in the door it's a couple of hundred more.

The conversion is a great...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-05-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By sandpsycho
Yes, Prodigy is about the best out there. I have...

Yes, Prodigy is about the best out there. I have the P3 in my truck and my motorhome.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-24-2018, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By sandpsycho
Not a single picture, why? A picture is worth a...

Not a single picture, why? A picture is worth a thousand words and they are free today. It seems almost common here and not unique to this project thread to not post picture, which is like a TV with...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-24-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By sandpsycho
Swapped out a couple. The Dometic 320 is the top...

Swapped out a couple. The Dometic 320 is the top of the line and comes in 2 different heights. On most it's 2 bolts, one water line, a new seal and done. Not even a half day job. I would highly...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 05-18-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By sandpsycho
if your anywhere remotely near Quartzsite give my...

if your anywhere remotely near Quartzsite give my friend a call Satellite Advantage (928)927-4422. If not he could a least answer some questions and point you in the right direction.

I had a walk...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-17-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 27,356
Posted By sandpsycho
I spent years in a tent, I now have spent a ton...

I spent years in a tent, I now have spent a ton of money on a nice motorhome. I spent this money to be comfortable. If it's cold and my heater comes on, so be it. I really don't give a flying...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-16-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 27,356
Posted By sandpsycho
If you get around a group of people there are...

If you get around a group of people there are going to be people you don't like. Deal with it or go off by yourself. I believe in being respectful, polite and courteous, that includes being tolerant...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-12-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 27,356
Posted By sandpsycho
The ratio of complainers is proportionate to the...

The ratio of complainers is proportionate to the number of rude people. The rest of us just want to have fun and enjoy meeting new people, their pets and watch kids be kids.

Focus on the positive...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-08-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,255
Posted By sandpsycho
Amazon also carries wiring adapters and stereo's

Amazon also carries wiring adapters and stereo's
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-05-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 676
Posted By sandpsycho
Unless you plan 6 months ahead of time and are...

Unless you plan 6 months ahead of time and are some kind of reservation ninja that knows how to manipulate the system you aren't getting a spot at any beach camp ground.

Jalama is booked solid for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 05-02-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,273
Posted By sandpsycho
I have a nice wide street and wide drive way but...

I have a nice wide street and wide drive way but my neighbor across from me has more cars then a used car lot. There is always several cars parked in the street. Not much of an issue with just the...
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