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Forum: Salem 10-09-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By glen1971
We had 4 like that on our new 26BHHL. The dealer...

We had 4 like that on our new 26BHHL. The dealer dealt with 3 of them, and I caught the one behind the power converter when I was doing a surge protector. Maybe all they buy are 6" holesaws?
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-21-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,446
Posted By glen1971
Use a camera and you may be able to see what's...

Use a camera and you may be able to see what's going on in your drain system.

Have you tried snaking down the roof vent?
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-19-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By glen1971
Is your trailer equipped with a hose for...

Is your trailer equipped with a hose for winterizing next to the pump? Is the valve for it in the right position? Have you tried changing the position?
Forum: Salem 09-19-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 364
Posted By glen1971
Happy wife, happy life! If you have time before...

Happy wife, happy life! If you have time before your next planned outing, maybe a little scouting on some perspective site may be on order. Than way you can compile a list before you get there and...
Forum: Salem 09-18-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 364
Posted By glen1971
That trailer is coming in at 35'8" from FR site. ...

That trailer is coming in at 35'8" from FR site. I'm not sure about your neck of the woods, but where we camp, most provincial campgrounds are older and were never designed for some of the longer...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 09-18-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By glen1971
Have you got an ammeter that you can clamp around...

Have you got an ammeter that you can clamp around the wire at your converter to see how much it is drawing? Most 15 amp breakers will trip in the 12 amp ballpark, depending on the manufacturer. ...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-18-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By glen1971
You can buy insulated combination wrenches, but...

You can buy insulated combination wrenches, but myself I usually wrap my 10 mm or 7/16" wrench with a couple wraps of electrical tape. I've done hundreds of batteries this way and had no issues so...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-18-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By glen1971
A 30 second dead short on a battery? You are...

A 30 second dead short on a battery? You are lucky it didn't blow!
To do your troubleshooting I'd deal with one system at a time. Do you have a meter and are comfortable using it? If so here's...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 09-17-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By glen1971
If you're water heater is on electric, along with...

If you're water heater is on electric, along with fridge, converter, and what ever other loads you have, then you add an electric space heater, I'm guessing you are overloading the circuit. This...
Forum: Dealer Reviews 09-14-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 0
Positive: Prairie Sky RV
Views: 123
Posted By glen1971
Prairie Sky RV

We traded in our '13 Shasta on a '20 Salem and Chase and his staff at Prairie Sky RV in Coaldale, AB were great to deal with! Very friendly and knowledgable! Service department was great the few...
Forum: Salem 09-10-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By glen1971
There's 3 on ours too, one with a valve (drain),...

There's 3 on ours too, one with a valve (drain), one beside it (overflow) and one on the opposite side that drains once the fresh water tank is full, and we move the trailer.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-04-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 238
Posted By glen1971
Second water tank vent?

How would one get a drawing or picture of a water on a trailer, and see the location(s) of the connections to it? We've got a 2020 Salem 26bhhl and there are two fresh water vents underneath. One is...
Forum: Salem 08-31-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By glen1971
As far as I know, these stabilizer jacks are not...

As far as I know, these stabilizer jacks are not designed to lift the trailer. They're meant, as the name implies, to help stabilize the unit. Maybe I'm mistaken, but I'm sure that's what our...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 08-29-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By glen1971
A fan plugging into the solar port? Are your...

A fan plugging into the solar port? Are your panels not plugged in? 2 days with a bathroom fan would definitely tax your batteries!!
I'd try and charge them by plugging your trailer in to shore...
Forum: Georgetown 08-23-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 299
Posted By glen1971
When we traded in our 2013 26tbqb, the dealer...

When we traded in our 2013 26tbqb, the dealer listed it for what we paid 7 years ago, put it "on sale" for $4,000 off and had it sold that week. Could we have got more selling it privately? Maybe. ...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-23-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By glen1971
Depending where you're going, tire chains and...

Depending where you're going, tire chains and approved tires are a must. Depending on the conditions, you may have to use 4x4 to get into a site, which will be take your turning radius up a fair a...
Forum: Salem 08-22-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,243
Posted By glen1971
Ditto for us! Same as the water pump if we...

Ditto for us! Same as the water pump if we aren't connected!
Forum: Salem 08-21-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 621
Posted By glen1971
We went to a 26 BHHL Hyper-Lyte this summer and...

We went to a 26 BHHL Hyper-Lyte this summer and really like it. The only big change we found was the floor is noticeably cooler than our previous trailer, but in Arizona, I doubt you'd notice it. ...
Forum: Salem 08-17-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By glen1971
Or is the labelling outside wrong? Which line...

Or is the labelling outside wrong? Which line outside goes to the booster?
Forum: Salem 08-17-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 392
Posted By glen1971
We got up to 37C inside the trailer a couple of...

We got up to 37C inside the trailer a couple of weeks ago when we returned from work and it cooled off pretty quickly. I think it was 34 or 35 outside.
Forum: Salem 08-16-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 392
Posted By glen1971
We bought the exact trailer about a month and a...

We bought the exact trailer about a month and a half ago and love it! We loved the floor plan when we saw it in February. When doing our walk through we had no big issues, just a couple of little...
Forum: Salem 08-09-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By glen1971
By "square tool", does the OP mean a Robertson...

By "square tool", does the OP mean a Robertson screwdriver? Or is there a different fastener? Some of them will also take a Phillip's.

On our new unit, I took a sharpie to the inside of the cover...
Forum: Shasta 08-09-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By glen1971
We had a 2013 Shasta 26TBQB and just traded it in...

We had a 2013 Shasta 26TBQB and just traded it in about a month ago. We had no issues at all with it! Loved the layout and construction of it. We were very happy with it, and only traded it in...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-09-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By glen1971
I think one is a high temp reset, and the other...

I think one is a high temp reset, and the other is a "fail to light" reset that needs to be pushed after three unsuccessful attempts to light. I may be mistaken, but I thought that's what I read...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-07-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By glen1971
Fixed. Apparently the radio doesn't like the...

Fixed. Apparently the radio doesn't like the floating neutral in our generator. After I put a surge Protector in, ut showed an Open Ground when hooked up to the generator. I did some googling,...
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