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Forum: Technical Corner Yesterday, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By bobbecky
When we've had our grandkids over, we go through...

When we've had our grandkids over, we go through a training period with them so they understand which way to move the lever faucet to get cold water. We occasionally hear a squeal from the bathroom,...
Forum: Toy Haulers Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,805
Posted By bobbecky
If you go back to my post #5, and in the photo...

If you go back to my post #5, and in the photo near the bottom at the left, you will see a long white fitting in the blue pipe. That is a check valve with a PEX adapter on each end. The reason for...
Forum: Fifth Wheels Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By bobbecky
Must be some powerful soap you are using. Our...

Must be some powerful soap you are using. Our rig is a 2012, and that mirror thing looks like it did when new. I personally could care less if it works or not, because I've never used it and never...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 08-17-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By bobbecky
Make sure your city/power fill valve is in the...

Make sure your city/power fill valve is in the city position. If itís in the power fill position, the pump will run but you wonít get much or any water out of a faucet.
Forum: Odds 'n Ends 08-12-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By bobbecky
We use America’s Mailbox and on their site they...

We use America’s Mailbox and on their site they said they’ve been extremely busy converting people over after losing their service from My Dakota Post. We’ve had Americas Mailbox for almost six years...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 08-12-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By bobbecky
Our 310 came with no screws holding the valve in...

Our 310 came with no screws holding the valve in place, just the tabs on the valve. The valve eventually started coming out and I was about to buy another one when I saw it came with screws. I just...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 08-12-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,974
Posted By bobbecky
Another possibility is the plug was not fully...

Another possibility is the plug was not fully turned tight so the now burnt connection was not fully engaged which caused the damage. It is very important to fully tighten these plugs.
Forum: Keystone Questions 08-12-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By bobbecky
If you have a volt meter, I would check for power...

If you have a volt meter, I would check for power from the 120 volt breaker going to the converter. Even though you say you see no tripped breakers, it might also be a good idea to fully open all of...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 08-08-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By bobbecky
Make sure the 120 volt breaker in your trailer's...

Make sure the 120 volt breaker in your trailer's panel that feeds the converter is on and has not tripped. Also, if you have a battery disconnect switch, it must be ON, which is where the red key...
Forum: Keystone Questions 08-08-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By bobbecky
I’ve been using TankTechsRV in our black tank for...

I’ve been using TankTechsRV in our black tank for several years now and on their site it says their treatment can stay active in the tank indeninitely. It seems a little pricey at first, but once you...
Forum: Technical Corner 08-06-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By bobbecky
The Alpine should have a smart charge converter...

The Alpine should have a smart charge converter and if it does, just leave the batteries connected with the battery bypass closed. Your batteries will be maintained properly and you likely will get...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 08-05-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By bobbecky
If your fresh water tank is at the rear of your...

If your fresh water tank is at the rear of your rig, possibly that line is the one that goes to your water pump.
Forum: Tow Vehicles 07-30-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,296
Posted By bobbecky
Not going to get in the discussion about which is...

Not going to get in the discussion about which is better, but just wanted to throw this out there, synthetic oil is made from petroleum base stock. See this link: ...
Forum: General RV Issues 07-26-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By bobbecky
If there isnít a hole, I would just keep an eye...

If there isnít a hole, I would just keep an eye on it. If there is a hole, clean the area well and put a rubber roof patch on it. Most RV places carry patch kits, but Iíve found the less needed, the...
Forum: General RV Issues 07-26-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By bobbecky
Possibly the lights are like what came on the...

Possibly the lights are like what came on the FILís new Jayco, and they are round lights that have a small button in the middle of each white plastic lens. That is the switch. He has no ceiling light...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 07-26-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By bobbecky
If heís cleaning up threads for the anode, he is...

If heís cleaning up threads for the anode, he is cleaning up steel threads. On an Atwood heater, that is aluminum and does not use an anode. The Suburban tank is all steel and that is where the anode...
Forum: Keystone Questions 07-26-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By bobbecky
If you have or can get one, a Valterra Twist on...

If you have or can get one, a Valterra Twist on valve would be best. It is a regular drain valve with fittings that allow you to put it on the end where the drain hose normally goes, and with that...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 07-23-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By bobbecky
Are you sure, when you installed the 310, you did...

Are you sure, when you installed the 310, you did not kink the water line going to the toilet water inlet? I know, on our rig, when I removed the Thetford and installed the 310, that the supply line...
Forum: Tires, Tires, Tires! 07-23-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 485
Posted By bobbecky
Personally, I think the minute word got out that...

Personally, I think the minute word got out that a tire manufacturer was installing sensors in their tires and were monitoring the data mentioned, they would have a very hard time selling them. The...
Forum: Modifications and Upgrades 07-19-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,648
Posted By bobbecky
We have run either A/C unit with our pair of...

We have run either A/C unit with our pair of Honda 2000 generators jumpered together, and have done this over an extended period of time several times in the past. I also have an extended run tank...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 07-19-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,036
Posted By bobbecky
Even the newer rigs that don't have a gravity...

Even the newer rigs that don't have a gravity fill port still have a tank vent, and when filling with the city water fill valve, the water will still overflow through the tank vent. With our gravity...
Forum: General RV Issues 07-18-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,472
Posted By bobbecky
If you have a water fill valve that has a normal...

If you have a water fill valve that has a normal position and a fill position, possibly it is in the fill position or just slightly not fully in the normal position. Another possibility is, and we...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 07-17-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By bobbecky
Do you have a battery disconnect switch anywhere...

Do you have a battery disconnect switch anywhere in the rig? If so the switch is probably turned off, and that would explain why only the awning and slide were working, because they probably do not...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 07-16-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By bobbecky
There are plenty of sources for air entry points...

There are plenty of sources for air entry points to replace air exhausted by the vents. None of these rigs are air tight, so no reason to worry.
Forum: General RV Issues 07-16-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By bobbecky
Most recommendations for level are described in...

Most recommendations for level are described in degrees, not percent slope. 3 degrees is usually the max angle, but even this is too much, and it also is different for front to rear angle compared to...
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