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Old 04-23-2015, 12:15 PM   #1
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Question shake,rattle,roll

First trip of the year last week, 2860ds ford 2014 checked air in tires air bags at 50 placed tabels,chairs,with mats between them. Pots pans and grill wrapped in towels all in out side compartments. Stove / Oven secure. But inside still sounds like a old school bus.How much noise does anyone else have?

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Old 04-23-2015, 03:49 PM   #2
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Were you on rough roads? You shouldn't hear much of anything in the outside compartments. My 3120 rides quiet except for larger bumps when the range tray rattles sometimes. I also changed from Michelin to BFGoodrich tires when the Michelins were recalled which seem to ride a little better.

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Old 04-23-2015, 10:32 PM   #3
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I don't have any noise except the occasional squeaks from the dinette.
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Old 04-24-2015, 04:04 PM   #4
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If you are on bad roads with lots of expansion joins, you are out of luck.

On good / reasonable roads I hear no squeaks, rattles, or ignoring noises.
I do nothing special excepted don't store anything that can rattle on or in the stove.
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Old 04-26-2015, 10:41 AM   #5
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Some of our pull down shades made rattle noises and the pillar passenger side had a squeak. Add poorly packed kitchen and Whoa it was a racket
Dealer installed noise reducing isolation tabs on the shades and shimmed the pillar
Wife repacked the kitchen using the rubber sheets (cut in various sized pieces) the kind that prevent carpet from slipping and now we have a quiet ride
It's all about driving around (in a safe environment) with a helper moving around the coach (service manager volunteered) and isolating the individual noises
Take em one at a time
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Old 04-28-2015, 10:28 AM   #6
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ok looked around again only thing i found might be table top, also increased air in air bags to 65, need someone in back when i drive this weekend thanks

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