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Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-28-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By houstonstroker
Does your rv have brakes? The battery powers the...

Does your rv have brakes? The battery powers the brakes if the safety switch is pulled.
Forum: Dynamax 11-28-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By houstonstroker
Mine has a separate fresh water drain.

Mine has a separate fresh water drain.
Forum: Berkshire 11-23-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,060
Posted By houstonstroker
Look at Rec Pro.

Look at Rec Pro.
Forum: Dynamax 11-22-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By houstonstroker
You should be able to hear it and trace the...

You should be able to hear it and trace the sound. I have a different model and year but mine is under the washer dryer.
Forum: Dynamax 11-18-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,884
Posted By houstonstroker
If you have access to power why not just plug in?...

If you have access to power why not just plug in? Let the converter do its charging thing. Mine stays plugged in 24/7 to a 15 amp circuit.
Forum: Dynamax 11-18-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 166
Posted By houstonstroker
CONNEXX Outside Radio

I'm a little late to this party since I know several of you have already replaced the outside radio on your rig. The wifey wanted to play a fitness DVD on the Connexx outside radio. Somehow I lost...
Forum: Dynamax 11-18-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,129
Posted By houstonstroker
I used Rotella because it has been good to my...

I used Rotella because it has been good to my Powerstroke. I have a 2002 Ford Powerstroke with the 7.3. I bought it new and it now has 270,000 with no engine problems ever.
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 11-09-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By houstonstroker
If you have the "Front/Right" and "Rear/Left"...

If you have the "Front/Right" and "Rear/Left" lights flashing on your panel you must disconnect the interface cable at the panel or sensor for 10 seconds to clear the code. The interface cable has a...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 11-09-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By houstonstroker
First thing I would do is remove power for 30...

First thing I would do is remove power for 30 seconds or so. This may reboot the system. Should be a plug behind that plate.
Forum: Dynamax 11-09-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By houstonstroker
I knew about the 200,000 mile mark, but it's...

I knew about the 200,000 mile mark, but it's cheap insurance. The filter is on the bottom inside at the def tank. Easy to change, not much fluid leaked out during the process. There is a metal...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-09-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By houstonstroker
Coax on the outside for cable should terminate at...

Coax on the outside for cable should terminate at the OTA antenna booster plate. The booster is actually a switch. When the amplifier is on, signal from the roof antenna passes to all connected...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-09-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By houstonstroker
The coax tracing tools are not expensive.

The coax tracing tools are not expensive.
Forum: Dynamax 11-09-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By houstonstroker
Yes I did not pick up on that when I placed the...

Yes I did not pick up on that when I placed the order. The pic you have also has a cover. I just ored filter only. It did come with a removal tool.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-08-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By houstonstroker
Usually if there are two coax inputs, one is for...

Usually if there are two coax inputs, one is for cable and one for satellite.
Forum: Dynamax 11-08-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,129
Posted By houstonstroker
Yearly Maintenance for Class C

Occasionally someone will ask about the maintenance and upkeep on these big class C's. I change the oil and fuel filters and lube the chassis once a year. This time I also did the Onan. I did the...
Forum: Dynamax 11-08-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By houstonstroker
I bought one made by Bosch. On the instructions...

I bought one made by Bosch. On the instructions it says the O-Rings need to be lubed with Mobil Velocite No.6. Other lubricants may be used but at the customer's own risk. Never heard of this...
Forum: Dynamax 11-06-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,860
Posted By houstonstroker
Maybe time to go the BIM route.

Maybe time to go the BIM route.
Forum: Dynamax 11-06-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
That's what I thought however. I used my tone...

That's what I thought however. I used my tone generator and followed the green wire from the emergency start switch all the way to the electrical bay. The green wire terminates at the BIRD on the...
Forum: Dynamax 11-06-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
I think I'm now the only one following this...

I think I'm now the only one following this thread. Oh well maybe it will help someone in the future.

Anyone I took out the Emergency Start Switch for a look. The yellow wire is hot. It comes...
Forum: Dynamax 11-06-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
So I found a wiring diagram for the aux start...

So I found a wiring diagram for the aux start switch. It has a light green wire labeled as emergency start switch. So shouldn't this light green wire travel to the solenoid?
Forum: Dynamax 11-05-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
So it would appear that currently the BIRD is...

So it would appear that currently the BIRD is functioning as it should. However the Aux Start Switch is not working. There is only one lead on the solenoid purple.

I've seen other diagrams with...
Forum: Dynamax 11-04-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
I don't have auto start on the generator.

I don't have auto start on the generator.
Forum: Dynamax 11-04-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
The BIRD is sending a signal to the solenoid even...

The BIRD is sending a signal to the solenoid even though shore power is disconnected, generator is off and the engine is off. I need to check the aux start feature. I guess it could be sending a...
Forum: Dynamax 11-04-2020, 08:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
YES burned contacts would explain why the...

YES burned contacts would explain why the solenoid is energized but different readings on each side. Once I cycled the solenoid several times it started working. Probably knocked off some...
Forum: Dynamax 11-03-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By houstonstroker
BIRD problem

It appears that on my BIRD there is a purple wire which is connected to the solenoid. This wire tells the solenoid to connect both sides. When the converter is charging the purple wire should be...
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