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Forum: General RV Issues 04-15-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By bobbecky
With our original inner spring mattress that came...

With our original inner spring mattress that came with the rig, we had to use a stick to hold up the bed platform. Once we replaced that mattress with a custom made latex foam mattress, no stick is...
Forum: General RV Issues 04-15-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By bobbecky
Have an additional hose already connected to the...

Have an additional hose already connected to the sewer connection at your RV site. Lift the full hose up high enough to not lose any waste, as well as the end of the other hose already connected to...
Forum: Modifications and Upgrades 04-15-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By bobbecky
Just get one of these, which are adjustable, and...

Just get one of these, which are adjustable, and you won't have to replace your existing steps. https://www.ebay.com/itm/RV-Aluminum-Platform-Step-RV-Portable-Step-Adjustable-Height-/292974519701
Forum: Travel Trailers 04-14-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 246
Posted By bobbecky
While getting a 100 gallon tank connect several...

While getting a 100 gallon tank connect several years ago, and telling the propane guy about cracks in our pigtails, he said the pigtails were made with a cheap plastic compound that doesn't hold up...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-14-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By bobbecky
What you have is a HepvO waterless trap, and the...

What you have is a HepvO waterless trap, and the elbow is part of the assembly. You might try tightening all the fittings, but if that doesn't work, just get a new one so you have all new gaskets. ...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-14-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 831
Posted By bobbecky
It depends on where you are likely to be going. ...

It depends on where you are likely to be going. Our truck is a 6 1/2 ft bed, and just backing into our spot in Arizona a couple days ago, we were almost 90 degrees from the trailer and if it wasn't...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-14-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By bobbecky
Those screws are tough to get at. When I replaced...

Those screws are tough to get at. When I replaced our junk Thetford years ago, I didnít notice that from the factory there werenít any screws holding the valve in. A couple years ago, flushing was...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-12-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By bobbecky
It really sounds like you did power up the water...

It really sounds like you did power up the water heater without water in the tank. If so, be prepared to replace the electric element, because without water in the tank, and with power to the...
Forum: Technical Corner 04-12-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,949
Posted By bobbecky
What you are describing is an EMS, like what has...

What you are describing is an EMS, like what has already been discussed. No point testing if it does not also disconnect in the event a problem develops after you are hooked up.
Forum: Modifications and Upgrades 04-10-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By bobbecky
This may not exactly be the same as factory...

This may not exactly be the same as factory supplied, but this might work to do what you are needing, maybe with a little modification. ...
Forum: Lite Weight Trailers 04-08-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By bobbecky
Depending on where the noises are coming from, a...

Depending on where the noises are coming from, a new seat may not stop the noises:D
Forum: Toy Haulers 04-08-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By bobbecky
This is the wiper seal that is used on our...

This is the wiper seal that is used on our Montana, and on the Trekwood site, it shows that it is also used on your rig. Sold by the foot, order the length so you have at least as much as you need...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-07-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By bobbecky
With your new cooling unit, it would be good...

With your new cooling unit, it would be good insurance to also install an ARP device to protect it from off level issues. We have had an ARP device for several years now and it turns off the fridge...
Forum: Freeways & Byways 04-06-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By bobbecky
We are in Midland right now, and last night a...

We are in Midland right now, and last night a series of storm cells came through, and other than a few showers and wind, and lightning and thunder, we did fine. North of us where some relatives live...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-03-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By bobbecky
The red plastic key will pull out when in the...

The red plastic key will pull out when in the OPEN position, and will not pull out when in the CLOSED position. Whether the ON or OFF is the same as CLOSED or OPEN, I haven't figured out which it...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-03-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By bobbecky
Take a look at this site. ...

Take a look at this site. https://www.gamainc.com/?post_type=product

Gama Electronics made all the remote control systems that were on these rigs, and as you scroll through their site, there are...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-03-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,317
Posted By bobbecky
The internal 12 volt system is totally isolated...

The internal 12 volt system is totally isolated from the outside running/turn signal/brake light system, so the inside power center will do nothing for troubleshooting a short in the running lights. ...
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-03-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,627
Posted By bobbecky
You need to make sure your battery disconnect...

You need to make sure your battery disconnect switch, which will be in your convenience center, is closed, so the battery or hopefully batteries are connected to the panel and converter. If the...
Forum: Technical Corner 04-02-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,949
Posted By bobbecky
The only thing the main breaker in your rig will...

The only thing the main breaker in your rig will do is trip due to excessive load (amperage). It will not protect from over or under voltage, over or under frequency (Hz or cycles), missing ground...
Forum: Tires, Tires, Tires! 04-02-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,937
Posted By bobbecky
Don't forget that the rig was towed from the...

Don't forget that the rig was towed from the factory to your dealer, and there is no telling how far or fast the rig was towed on those OEM tires.
Forum: Fifth Wheels 04-01-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 334
Posted By bobbecky
On our first trip with our current rig, when it...

On our first trip with our current rig, when it had the Chinese Goodyear Marathons, we had one tire that had ply separation and I replaced it with the same new tire. The following year on our next...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 03-31-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,222
Posted By bobbecky
Probably the easiest way to do it would be leave...

Probably the easiest way to do it would be leave the strain relief connector on the cable, disconnect the wires inside the panel (make very sure you have the hot and neutral marked properly so you...
Forum: General RV Issues 03-29-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,950
Posted By bobbecky
Here is an option that costs way less than the...

Here is an option that costs way less than the course you describe. http://rvrepairmanual.com/

Looks like this could be another option. ...
Forum: Keystone Questions 03-28-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By bobbecky
You might be smelling out-gassing of some of the...

You might be smelling out-gassing of some of the materials in the rig, and maybe during the day when itís warmer the odor is stronger because the gassing happens more, then less when itís cooler....
Forum: Campgrounds & Destinations 03-28-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By bobbecky
The shooting range is good if you donít want to...

The shooting range is good if you donít want to deal with the strip and traffic, though a bit isolated. Oasis is really top notch, but at times difficult to get a reservation. We have stayed a number...
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