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Forum: Exterior Maintenance | Roofs, Sealing, Covers & Vents 11-29-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,172
Posted By upflying
Beside a tube of Dicor, it looks like a tube of...

Beside a tube of Dicor, it looks like a tube of KY Jelly was also sold to the OP.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-27-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,169
Posted By upflying
I towed the TT in my signature with a long bed,...

I towed the TT in my signature with a long bed, crew cab Frontier with the same engine as your Xterra. It struggled on grades and high altitudes. The biggest problem with the Xterra is the short...
Forum: On the Road | Travel Chat 11-23-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,858
Posted By upflying
Freeways made with concrete slabs are the worst,...

Freeways made with concrete slabs are the worst, you get constant bucking between each expansion joint. Most of this form of construction is found in California, made worse by overweight trucks.
A...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 11-20-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By upflying
Sounds like the flexing plastic pan is causing...

Sounds like the flexing plastic pan is causing the caulk to fail. You might have to pull the whole thing out and support it properly like I posted in the link above.
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-18-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By upflying
Agree, many dilapidated RV's are seen parked...

Agree, many dilapidated RV's are seen parked around Reno, presumably they are being used as convenient homeless shelters.
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-18-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By upflying
Yep, all assumption, conjecture and humor on my...

Yep, all assumption, conjecture and humor on my part. But if you are up front and honest about the condition of the trailer, why put a Band-Aid over the damage?
Not visible in the photo is the...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-17-2020, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By upflying
That bend in the siding just behind the rear of...

That bend in the siding just behind the rear of the front side window could mean more frame damage. I guess it is a good parts trailer for someone restoring another one..assuming the interior is...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-17-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By upflying
Airstream for sale, this doesnt look right

This Airstream is for sale near my home. But a closer look shows a suspicious layer of sheet aluminum covering the front of the trailer. And the upward bend of the tongue only means one thing, this...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-15-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,411
Posted By upflying
No need for safety chains, right? ...

No need for safety chains, right?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaWtf2foTUg
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 11-14-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By upflying
If your shower pan is raised like mine and feels...

If your shower pan is raised like mine and feels squishy, you might have broken the P-trap like I did.
https://www.forestriverforums.com/forums/f217/shower-leaking-218431.html
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-12-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,662
Posted By upflying
A look at the rear suspension or a VIN check...

A look at the rear suspension or a VIN check should reveal the fraud.
But that is a good enough deception for untrained eye.
How about a Power Wagon or off road decal on my truck?
Forum: General Community Discussions 11-09-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,442
Posted By upflying
I bought a Whirlpool dryer 2 weeks ago, delivery...

I bought a Whirlpool dryer 2 weeks ago, delivery might occur at the end of December. Durable goods is hard to find and sold out.
I would assume Elkhart was shut down for a while due to covid.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-09-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By upflying
I don't have any experience with the Equinox but...

I don't have any experience with the Equinox but I would define it as about exciting and reliable as a Whirlpool refrigerator. You should be fine with your choice.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-07-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By upflying
It looks like the Equinox can be safely flat...

It looks like the Equinox can be safely flat towed. Battery charge seems to be only concern.
https://www.depaulachevrolet.com/blog/how-to-flat-tow-the-2020-chevy-equinox/
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-06-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,088
Posted By upflying
You don't have to join a forum to read owner...

You don't have to join a forum to read owner discussions about the Ranger.
Forum: Berkshire 11-05-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,277
Posted By upflying
So what caused it? Corroded terminals and high...

So what caused it? Corroded terminals and high resistance creating heat?
Direct short with no fuse or circuit breaker?
Forum: General Community Discussions 11-05-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,986
Posted By upflying
Cost depends on where it is and the amenities...

Cost depends on where it is and the amenities offered. I drove past a dusty RV park offering 50 amp service in Beatty, NV for $25 a night.
A shady, paved, pull through with grass, pool and a...
Forum: A Frame Campers 11-04-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By upflying
Any FR product is like owning a 1950's British or...

Any FR product is like owning a 1950's British or Italian sports car. Be prepared to tinker with it and fix it a lot.
Forum: Cherokee 11-04-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,656
Posted By upflying
If they are stealing trailers, the tow vehicle is...

If they are stealing trailers, the tow vehicle is also stolen. Ruining their tow vehicle is not important.
3am crooks are usually meth addicts turning over the stolen trailer to a fence for 10% of...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-04-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,088
Posted By upflying
Sounds like a good deal, 2700 miles and never...

Sounds like a good deal, 2700 miles and never registered means it was a demonstrator and a dealer loaner/rental.
You will find Ranger reviews on google searches and a Ranger specific forum.
2019...
Forum: Off Topic 11-03-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 319
Posted By upflying
Get a canopy chair, I have 4 of these and love...

Get a canopy chair, I have 4 of these and love them....
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-03-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,658
Posted By upflying
Before instant phone video recording I would...

Before instant phone video recording I would agree with you, get away from that idiot. But now you are an instant viral video sensation when you record the strange and bizarre and post it. No one...
Forum: Flagstaff 11-01-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By upflying
One of the issues you might face converting the...

One of the issues you might face converting the bed to a seating area is the utilities under the bed. My fresh water tank and pump lurks under the bed.
Forum: Flagstaff 11-01-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By upflying
Why the need to know mattress depth? To see if...

Why the need to know mattress depth? To see if fitted sheets will fit?
I threw out my FR mattress without ever using it. It was thin, cheap and offered no comfort or support while laying on it. I...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 10-28-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By upflying
I'll keep that in mind, my repair included parts...

I'll keep that in mind, my repair included parts from an RV supply store and Lowes.
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