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Forum: FR3 05-20-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 657
Posted By Clamper
Thank you, that looks like a nightmare fix.

Thank you, that looks like a nightmare fix.
Forum: FR3 05-17-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 657
Posted By Clamper
Slide-outs

Does anyone have a link to a good YouTube video on how to manually retract FR3 slide-outs?
I hope I never have to but since I camp in remote locations I may not have cell service and I don't want...
Forum: Boondocking 04-26-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 14,830
Posted By Clamper
When I had a Lance camper (small frig) I would...

When I had a Lance camper (small frig) I would throw some of the frozen food in the frig to help keep thing cool while enroute to camping area. Sometimes the propane would blow out (due to wind...
Forum: Western USA 04-26-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 434
Posted By Clamper
Overnight spots.

Im heading to Idaho/Montana over Memorial week. Im looking for an overnight spot for a few hours of sleep somewhere south of Salt Lake City. I have a 30'FR3 towing a jeep and would like to stay out...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 04-26-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By Clamper
Chains vs. Cable

Ive always used Chains when flat towing my jeep. I recently changed to a Roadmaster Nighthawk and it comes with cables. Ive heard different views ref the Chain v. Cable debate.
Any thought?
Forum: FR3 04-01-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 613
Posted By Clamper
Mystery solved. Thank you! I just lubed up the...

Mystery solved. Thank you! I just lubed up the step joints after reading another post. I didn't even think of it until I read the post then noticed the steps were a little slow deploying even with...
Forum: FR3 03-25-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 613
Posted By Clamper
Mystery wire

I was under the coach lubing the retractable step. I noticed a single purple colored wire with connector dangling loose and not attached to anything. The steps extend/retract fine but the loose...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 03-18-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By Clamper
California has heavy water and it constantly...

California has heavy water and it constantly clogged the small screen on the toilet valve. . I started filtering the fresh water as I filled up AND I put an in-line filter on the toilet water...
Forum: FR3 03-18-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By Clamper
I just bought a Nighthawk and a friend is...

I just bought a Nighthawk and a friend is re-wiring the battery by-pass cable/lights for me. I haven't been able to check the cable length yet. I am VERY nervous about cable for safety chains. The...
Forum: General Community Discussions 03-15-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,204
Posted By Clamper
I like CC for gas. First of all once I get the...

I like CC for gas. First of all once I get the statement I can see what the trip actually cost. More importantly, I like to stay close to the coach, check the jeep towbar/lights/chains and keep an...
Forum: FR3 03-05-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Yup, warranty people say I have a $200 deductible...

Yup, warranty people say I have a $200 deductible per incident. Its worth it to get the WH running. Hot Showers!
On a side note. The circuit board has three clip on wires and the whole thing is...
Forum: FR3 03-02-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Repair guy said he called the warranty...

Repair guy said he called the warranty people(thru dealer) and that what they agreed to pay.
It will be a year at the end of April and so far nothing really big. I do have the road hazard...
Forum: FR3 03-02-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
It was a private repair facility w/I walking...

It was a private repair facility w/I walking distance of the house. With Mike Thompson you get a day 3 weeks in the future just to bring it in and drop off then God knows how long to repair.

...
Forum: FR3 03-02-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Water Heater Update: The repair guy said it was...

Water Heater Update: The repair guy said it was the circuit board. $400 parts and labor. Warranty (ive had the coach under a year) only paid half of it. Something about a "deductible". That...
Forum: FR3 02-11-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Clamper
Thanks edm!

Thanks edm!
Forum: FR3 02-11-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Clamper
In my outside Drain Lines bay there is a single...

In my outside Drain Lines bay there is a single line that runs from the water pump which 'dead ends' and has a valve on it. Is that what I would put in anti freeze jug, open valve, and pump through...
Forum: FR3 02-09-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Clamper
Copy. California is Living Hell. I will grab...

Copy. California is Living Hell. I will grab the flag on my way out. And yes, much easier to winterize than replace lines.....
Forum: FR3 02-09-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Clamper
Winterizing

Hoping to move to southern Idaho next year from Long Beach. Ive read the winterizing threads and it seems like a lot of work. Because So. Idaho doesn't get hammered with snow but I don't want blown...
Forum: FR3 01-25-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Copy

Copy
Forum: FR3 01-25-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Makes sense. So if gas wont ignite, causing...

Makes sense. So if gas wont ignite, causing fault indicator, then I need to run genny and turn the on/off switch by gas tube/pilot in outside bay to ON.
Right?
Forum: FR3 01-25-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
I think those conditions were met. When I get...

I think those conditions were met. When I get home from work Ill fire up the genny and double check all switches and make sure Im not doing something screwy (a possibility!).
Thanks for the info,...
Forum: FR3 01-25-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,962
Posted By Clamper
Just returned from a week in Lone Pine with LOTS...

Just returned from a week in Lone Pine with LOTS of wind, two days of snow, then two days of rain. It finally cleared but was cool and windy. Im still getting a fault indicator light when i turn on...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 01-08-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Clamper
Yes, I did research them and saw the Colton store...

Yes, I did research them and saw the Colton store (sales and especially service depts.) are horrible. The FV store was better. Not as many negative reviews.
I met my sales guy (Brian Monti)...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 01-08-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Clamper
Yup, wmtire.

Yup, wmtire.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 01-07-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Clamper
Thank you

I am new to Rv-ing, obviously from my posts. Big shout out to Wmbike for posting the water pipe diagram.
I picked up my 2018 FR3 30 this past May and after the first trip , the tiny filter in the...
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