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Forum: Coachmen 07-09-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By blwnsmoke
I flush with my black tank closed. I monitor the...

I flush with my black tank closed. I monitor the water level and empty it when it hits 3/4 full. I do this 5 or 6 times and then let it flush with it open for a few minutes.

I find letting it...
Forum: Coachmen 07-09-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 411
Posted By blwnsmoke
I just installed the smaller one. Outside is...

I just installed the smaller one. Outside is metal, no real issue with the plastic on the inside. And the fact that you can have a 6 digit number, really makes the dual number buttons (1/2, 3/4) a...
Forum: Coachmen 07-09-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,155
Posted By blwnsmoke
I would not go with the 2.3 if you are going to...

I would not go with the 2.3 if you are going to tow. The amount of throttle you will need to keep that engine revving with the turbo maxed will too high IMO. There are a lot of people complaining...
Forum: Coachmen 07-09-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 157
Posted By blwnsmoke
360IBL bathroom heater vent

So I have had the camper for 6 years and just noticed today that I could see straight down the heater vent in the bathroom. Fortunately I had the basement door open and the panel for where the hot...
Forum: Coachmen 07-09-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 60
Posted By blwnsmoke
Forum: Slide Outs 06-09-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By blwnsmoke
It isn't the motor, the motor itself spins fine...

It isn't the motor, the motor itself spins fine as well as all gears inside the motor assembly. It is the gears inside the gear assembly that has to be bad (gear stripped inside I'm assuming).
...
Forum: Slide Outs 06-09-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By blwnsmoke
Hi all, So with campgrounds finally starting to...

Hi all, So with campgrounds finally starting to open, it's time to bring this back up and get it repaired once and for all. First, I chatted with tech support and the parts dept with Lippert direct...
Forum: Slide Outs 12-22-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By blwnsmoke
Could more things.. so the whole system is $263.....

Could more things.. so the whole system is $263.. but if the motor itself is working (black motor) and the part that has the pin is spinning by the motor, I am wondering if all I need is this piece....
Forum: Slide Outs 12-22-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By blwnsmoke
Are you referring to the bolt right above my...

Are you referring to the bolt right above my circle (above the SN label? If so, you are saying there is a bolt directly below it and I have to unscrew both of them?
Forum: Slide Outs 12-22-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By blwnsmoke
slide motor replacement

Linking an old thread that won't allow me to reply to any longer.

https://www.forestriverforums.com/forums/f229/above-floor-slide-not-sliding-190189.html

So to update and also ask more...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 12-04-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 13,860
Posted By blwnsmoke
No clue about other brands but I have not had...

No clue about other brands but I have not had another issue since I replaced it.
Forum: Slide Outs 07-22-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By blwnsmoke
MY brain is mounted under the 5th wheel section...

MY brain is mounted under the 5th wheel section in the storage area. When I open the storage door and look up, you can see it bolted with 4 harnesses going to it (one for each jack). Although not...
Forum: Slide Outs 07-22-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By blwnsmoke
I will have to look when temps cool down. been...

I will have to look when temps cool down. been close to 100 degrees the past few days and refuse to go in there lol.

I'll post back what I find if anything. That would be fantastic if all I need...
Forum: Slide Outs 07-19-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By blwnsmoke
Above Floor slide not sliding

Figures that we pack the camper at home, close it up and tow it to the camp site for 4th of July (a week of camping) to find that our bedroom would not slide out.

We hear the motor running but...
Forum: Eastern USA 04-16-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By blwnsmoke
Lol, it's funny because a buddy of mine who lives...

Lol, it's funny because a buddy of mine who lives in CT said to stay away from the GWB and take the Tapanzee.
Forum: Eastern USA 04-16-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By blwnsmoke
NH to NJ

I am taking a trip in June down to NJ from NH. I'm trying to find the best route without worrying about low clearance issues and hoping to avoid as many high $$ tolls as possible.

It's been...
Forum: Coachmen 09-15-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,630
Posted By blwnsmoke
You mentioned negotiated and the price that you...

You mentioned negotiated and the price that you got down to. However, you didn't list MSRP. You should get 32-34% off MSRP so when you start shopping again, get the MSRP and take 1/3 off of that...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-02-2017, 09:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,775
Posted By blwnsmoke
Did my first trip with the new Goodyear tires. ...

Did my first trip with the new Goodyear tires. First thing so noticed was the weight difference of each one. I took my China bombs out of the the bed of my truck. I noticed when they bounced, the...
Forum: Coachmen 06-29-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By blwnsmoke
I've seen things take a couple weeks to a couple...

I've seen things take a couple weeks to a couple months as well. Some things like couches or drapes/curtains took forever. Other parts came in but were wrong and had to be reordered several times. ...
Forum: Coachmen 06-29-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,996
Posted By blwnsmoke
Yup.. something is definitely wrong. I...

Yup.. something is definitely wrong.

I don't leave my black tank open when I flush. I open the black, let it empty. Close the tank and turn the flush on. I'll let it sit there for about 2...
Forum: Coachmen 06-21-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,996
Posted By blwnsmoke
Yes, 2 grey, 1 black. Kitchen sink is the rear...

Yes, 2 grey, 1 black. Kitchen sink is the rear tank, bathroom sink/shower is the front tank and then obviously toilet for black.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 06-20-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,775
Posted By blwnsmoke
Mine are 235-85-16s. they are $175 a tire.

Mine are 235-85-16s. they are $175 a tire.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 06-20-2017, 03:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,775
Posted By blwnsmoke
Ordered mine at the Goodyear dealer yesterday.....

Ordered mine at the Goodyear dealer yesterday.. they arrived today. Having them swapped on Thursday. Paying $170 each mounted and balanced ($175 retail for tire alone).
Forum: Coachmen 06-20-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,996
Posted By blwnsmoke
x2 - just use your flush.

x2 - just use your flush.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 06-17-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 16,488
Posted By blwnsmoke
Go to goodyear.com. right on the main page, it...

Go to goodyear.com. right on the main page, it specifically advertises the Endurance tires at 10%. Free shipping to any installer and they have their typical $70 rebate on 4 tires ($140 with...
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