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Forum: General Community Discussions 04-11-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,068
Posted By MMattox
I grease mine. They are enclosed while traveling...

I grease mine. They are enclosed while traveling and are under the slide when extended, how much "dirt" are you going to get under there? They seen to slide in and out better with some grease on...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 12-31-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,956
Posted By MMattox
Boy, you would think that it would block or...

Boy, you would think that it would block or disrupt alot of air flow for proper cooling.....
Forum: Berkshire 10-27-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,610
Posted By MMattox
What happened during the PDI???? does not sound...

What happened during the PDI???? does not sound like you had one.....
Forum: Wildwood 10-16-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,152
Posted By MMattox
Ox, if you use the city water connection you will...

Ox, if you use the city water connection you will need to winterize your trailer, and you will have water all the way up to the water pump. If you dont use any water then you are all set.
Forum: Palomino 10-15-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 957
Posted By MMattox
I had to pull so hard on mine that I thought I...

I had to pull so hard on mine that I thought I was going to break it for sure! tough little buggers!
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 10-12-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,812
Posted By MMattox
Welcome to the forum, you will get alot of...

Welcome to the forum, you will get alot of opinions here and your best bet is to research all the weights. looking at the 2014 tow ratings it looks like 12,000 is off a bit, should be 11,200 pounds...
Forum: Wildcat 10-03-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,172
Posted By MMattox
Has anyone come up with a stair mod or fix, my DW...

Has anyone come up with a stair mod or fix, my DW has had a hip replacement and complains about the factory steps
Forum: Wildcat 10-03-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,362
Posted By MMattox
Forest River does not deserve Kudos, they have...

Forest River does not deserve Kudos, they have know about this problem for years and it is still a problem. Their willingness to fix this is all over the place, some people are told tough luck, some...
Forum: Welcome Mat 10-03-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By MMattox
Welcome from Western Washington! There are a lot...

Welcome from Western Washington! There are a lot of great people here on the site with tons of knowledge. Congrats on the new rig and happy camping!
Forum: Welcome Mat 09-28-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,804
Posted By MMattox
Welcome, When I think of camping the last place i...

Welcome, When I think of camping the last place i would think is Saudi! I would bet that a second AC might not even keep it cool enough. Would love to see some pictures from over there of your...
Forum: Cedar Creek 09-27-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,614
Posted By MMattox
I just got my Sterling 5th wheel back from FR in...

I just got my Sterling 5th wheel back from FR in Oregon, my front cap was fading badly, My dealer sanded and sealer the cap and 2 months later it was fading again. I contacted FR directly and he told...
Forum: General Community Discussions 09-26-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,080
Posted By MMattox
So you dont dump your "yellow" tank then huh? My...

So you dont dump your "yellow" tank then huh? My experience has been that the black tank will dump at the same rate if it is yellow or brown, and if it takes you an hour to dump your tank you are...
Forum: Coachmen 09-23-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,902
Posted By MMattox
Campfire, I contacted the manufacture in Oregon...

Campfire, I contacted the manufacture in Oregon and they told me that if I brought the rig there that they would take care of it. They decided to order a new front cap and replace it. Not a big deal...
Forum: Coachmen 09-21-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,902
Posted By MMattox
I just had the manufacture "fix" mine. They...

I just had the manufacture "fix" mine. They replaced the cap. Told me that the gel coat now is better than it was 4 years ago. What i am wondering now is should i spend the money to have a clear coat...
Forum: Coachmen 09-20-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,902
Posted By MMattox
There is another big thread on this very subject...

There is another big thread on this very subject do a search and you will find a lot of problems with the gel coat if it is not painted.
Forum: Prime Time 09-16-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 36,494
Posted By MMattox
So i picked up my 5th wheel today from the Forest...

So i picked up my 5th wheel today from the Forest River factory in Oregon after they replaced the front cap. They left off all of the decals from the front, they put them inside the trailer. So my...
Forum: Solera 09-14-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By MMattox
Propane?

Propane?
Forum: Welcome Mat 09-14-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By MMattox
Welcome from Everett! One word of advise make...

Welcome from Everett! One word of advise make sure that any items that need to be fixed that are found during the PDI gets written up, they can not argue if it is in writing.
Forum: Vintage Trailerite | Collectable, Retro and Reproduction Models 09-11-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,202
Posted By MMattox
Douglaslive, I would check into the second...

Douglaslive,
I would check into the second year warranty, i was never told about it either,read about it here on this forum, called FR and explained my situation and they sent me the paperwork and...
Forum: Vintage Trailerite | Collectable, Retro and Reproduction Models 09-11-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,202
Posted By MMattox
Douglaslive, I would check into the second...

Douglaslive,
I would check into the second year warranty, i was never told about it either,read about it here on this forum, called FR and explained my situation and they sent me the paperwork and...
Forum: Coachmen Motorhomes 09-10-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 43,730
Posted By MMattox
When my 5th wheel was new i opened the fresh...

When my 5th wheel was new i opened the fresh water tank drain while i was finishing up breaking camp. Get in and left. On I-5 heading home and had the State patrol pull me over, he walked up to the...
Forum: Palomino 09-10-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,800
Posted By MMattox
I have heard that you can pour a bottle of veggie...

I have heard that you can pour a bottle of veggie oil in the tank to coat the valve to lube it.....never tried it......
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 09-10-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,348
Posted By MMattox
That little bit of weight will not affect...

That little bit of weight will not affect anything, I would just leave it, maybe you can make a towel drying rack with it. If you dont like the looks of it then take it off. Or you could reinforce...
Forum: General Motorhome Discussion 09-09-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,964
Posted By MMattox
There is a HUGE mark up on new rigs......there is...

There is a HUGE mark up on new rigs......there is also the other side of this which is a 2 year old rig has had all the bugs worked out and misc items corrected under warranty which can be a big...
Forum: Central USA 09-04-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,774
Posted By MMattox
Not saying that stealing is right by any means...

Not saying that stealing is right by any means but if the OP would have just tossed the cord and EMS in the rig before leaving this would have never happened. it is like leaving 300 dollars on the...
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