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Forum: Salem 10-23-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By vtraudt
So, I checked the (Furrion) system the trailer is...

So, I checked the (Furrion) system the trailer is prewired for. Very expansive (over $400!!!).

Since I also wanted a hitch camera, I looked elsewhere and bought a cheap Yakry Y23 HD 1080P ($180)...
Forum: Wildwood 10-04-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By vtraudt
"Anything that mounts behind a car or truck is...

"Anything that mounts behind a car or truck is not strong enough for the purpose." Can you elaborate?
Forum: Wildwood 10-04-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By vtraudt
I may make one that has a 2" receiver so I can...

I may make one that has a 2" receiver so I can use the carrier also on my cars.
Currently have 'hang from frame' style, but would like to get one with 'tire rail'.
Forum: Wildwood 10-03-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By vtraudt
Wow, that is cool: A frame mounted bike carrier1 ...

Wow, that is cool: A frame mounted bike carrier1

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/71Wl1NL1XOL._AC_SL1500_.jpg...
Forum: Wildwood 10-03-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By vtraudt
Cannot imagine (will google photos) how there is...

Cannot imagine (will google photos) how there is room with on the A frame with the 2 LP tanks, battery, power jack/wheel. Unless the carrier is designed to 'reach' over all that stuff. Will get some...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 10-01-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,157
Posted By vtraudt
Will do, but afraid all is good (since all other...

Will do, but afraid all is good (since all other lights work).
Confirmed that the Touareg needs a 'load simulator' IF the trailer has LED lights.

Can someone confirm that the 2018 Salem Cruise...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 10-01-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,157
Posted By vtraudt
2018 Salem River Cruize Lite 241QBXL - LED brake light?

The brake light on my trailer is NOT working (towing with 2004 VW Touareg 4.2 air). All other lights work. Is it possible that my trailer is using LED light bulbs that mess with the factory brake...
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vtraudt
I take my chances, on Amazon with prime it takes...

I take my chances, on Amazon with prime it takes a few days to get one.
Forum: Wildwood 09-25-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By vtraudt
Bike carrier

I have a 241QB with the usual square back bumper and spare tire mound on it.

I want to carry 2 adult bikes.
I am sure they offer (priced as if they were made from gold) bike carriers made for...
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vtraudt
I took the pump out and primed it. Working now. ...

I took the pump out and primed it. Working now.
Question is: next time it will be stored for a while, will it also not prime again?
Never had issues with pump when stored for a year (or half...
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By vtraudt
Any recommendations for backup camera (rear of...

Any recommendations for backup camera (rear of trailer most important, mount at previred (?) location.
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vtraudt
I have city water connected, working fine. No...

I have city water connected, working fine. No leaks.
Water tank drain was open, noticed when I filled the tank. Closed.

The one pump listed above claims 3.5 gpm and 35 psi.
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vtraudt
Just get a Shurflo 2088-554-144 Fresh Water Pump,...

Just get a Shurflo 2088-554-144 Fresh Water Pump, 12 Volts, 3.5 Gallons Per Minute, 45 Psi ?

Want to make sure connections fit!
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vtraudt
Bad pump?

Bought the 2018 Slam Cruise Lite 241QB used.

The water pump is turning but not pumping. No 'sucking' sound on the inlet, no water getting sucked up.

I will take the pump out today and prime...
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By vtraudt
Very helpful!

Very helpful!
Forum: Salem 09-25-2020, 07:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By vtraudt
Thanks! Finally opened my eyes and saw it on the...

Thanks! Finally opened my eyes and saw it on the driver side rear in big fat letters! Salem.

Didn't register earlier because I thought its just a copy of the FRONT logo.

Mystery solved!
Forum: Salem 09-24-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By vtraudt
I can imagine that the angle will be a challenge....

I can imagine that the angle will be a challenge. But 'anything helps', for example if only in one dimension (left/right), then the 'spotter' only needs to provide final fore/aft directions.
Forum: Salem 09-24-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By vtraudt
Backup Camera

Ideally, I would like to a hitch camera (license plate mount?) and backup camera for the travel trailer (using the prewired mount?).

Is there a system that uses both? Maybe using Android phone as...
Forum: Salem 09-24-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By vtraudt
2018 241QB - what do I have - Salem or Wildwood?

Bought the trailer, but can't figure out if I have a Salem or Wildwood.
Front has just 'Forest River Cruise Light' with blue logo.
...
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