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Forum: Windows, Awnings & Doors 12-02-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 62
Posted By dahagen
Window problem

I have a 2013 Mirada motorhome with sliding windows. Not frameless. The dining room sliding window open/close bar has come off the glass. This bar has a rubber gasket inside the slot. I have been...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 11-28-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By dahagen
I don't see how you can not do #2 when camping.

I don't see how you can not do #2 when camping.
Forum: Dynamax 11-26-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,865
Posted By dahagen
I have GEICO and they paid 100% of the towing...

I have GEICO and they paid 100% of the towing charges when I broke down on the freeway. I think the roadside assistance coverage costs only about $10 a year.
Forum: Western USA 11-24-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,435
Posted By dahagen
Interesting you mentioned two state parks in...

Interesting you mentioned two state parks in Arizona. Keep in mind that most of them do not have full hookups. And they are more expensive that most private parks with full hookups by the week. I am...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 11-18-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,746
Posted By dahagen
I owned and loved class C's for 20 years. In 2013...

I owned and loved class C's for 20 years. In 2013 I changed from a 28-foot C to a 32-foot Mirada A. What a difference. Smother ride, better visibility, less wind problems with trucks, and I think the...
Forum: Forum Admin, News and Member Account Info 11-07-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,735
Posted By dahagen
You can tell the message is fake by the grammar...

You can tell the message is fake by the grammar used and the way sentences are worded. Like "in general, choose the delivery of the item in hand."
Forum: Modifications and Updates 11-06-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,377
Posted By dahagen
USB

This is exactly what I did. Just replace the standard wall outlet, no extra wiring or parts needed.
Dave
Forum: General Community Discussions 11-05-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,000
Posted By dahagen
All the answers shown are basically correct. I...

All the answers shown are basically correct. I have seen FHU sites at a casino in NM at $15 a night, and KOA's in CO at $100 a night to FL at $200 a night. Remember that the longer you stay, the...
Forum: Georgetown 10-28-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,451
Posted By dahagen
I tried the Oxygenics and did not like it. I just...

I tried the Oxygenics and did not like it. I just bought an inexpensive Walmart shower head and hose that has 4 different settings. Love it. The Oxygenics is now my outside shower head.
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-17-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,992
Posted By dahagen
RV's with 12/110 volt refers are not really...

RV's with 12/110 volt refers are not really intended for extended dry camping. Add an electric stovetop, microwave, and TV and forget boondocking.
Forum: Expandable and Hybrid RV Discussions 10-13-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,961
Posted By dahagen
In the teens in a motorhome. I put a trouble...

In the teens in a motorhome. I put a trouble light with an INCANDESCENT bulb in the compartment with the water pump and controls to keep that area from freezing.
Forum: General Motorhome Discussion 10-09-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,203
Posted By dahagen
Please, please, please....if you are camping near...

Please, please, please....if you are camping near me don't use those boogie lights. I go camping to get away from light pollution. I have had the misfortune to camp near RV's with bright...
Forum: FR3 09-27-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,566
Posted By dahagen
Colorado and Idaho resident and travel and live...

Colorado and Idaho resident and travel and live above 5000 feet. Never had a problem with the refer on.
Forum: Dynamax 09-24-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,270
Posted By dahagen
Interesting. I have a 2013 Mirada that had the...

Interesting. I have a 2013 Mirada that had the same problem. Forest River sent replacement fabric for 2 captain chairs, sofa, and dinette cushions. The only thing I had to buy was a pair of...
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 09-19-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,201
Posted By dahagen
I spent a winter season at the On The Beach RV...

I spent a winter season at the On The Beach RV park in Port Aransas, Texas and had only a few problems. Had to wash the windshield every few days so I could see the Gulf. Some interior wood warped,...
Forum: Seasonal, Long-term and Work Camping 09-15-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,031
Posted By dahagen
Going to Arizona for the winter season (October...

Going to Arizona for the winter season (October through April) can cost as much as $7 K depending upon the resort. So the prices mentioned above are not that bad.
Forum: Windows, Awnings & Doors 09-12-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,314
Posted By dahagen
Mine broke and I could not get the door open from...

Mine broke and I could not get the door open from either side. I damaged the door frame by trying to pry the latch open. But the new one has worked ok so far. Except it looks as though someone tried...
Forum: Forest River Lifestyle 09-11-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,165
Posted By dahagen
I spend 6 months at a full hook up site in...

I spend 6 months at a full hook up site in Arizona in winter. I leave black closed and grey open. I close grey the day before I dump the black, then use the grey water to clean out the hose. Then...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-10-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 976
Posted By dahagen
I have found that toilet repairs never seem to...

I have found that toilet repairs never seem to hold for very long. Because the toilets are less than $150 it easier to replace them than repair them.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-07-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 790
Posted By dahagen
Also, there may be a fan in the refer exhaust for...

Also, there may be a fan in the refer exhaust for cooling that is thermostatically controlled.
Forum: FR3 09-07-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,517
Posted By dahagen
I have used the pump when connected to city water...

I have used the pump when connected to city water when the city water at the campground has really low pressure. It gives you a better shower. Assuming you have water in the fresh water tank.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-31-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,142
Posted By dahagen
It is installed inside the fridge with a wire...

It is installed inside the fridge with a wire going to the inside light for operation It is mounted in front of the fins at the very top of the fridge. The fans blow down across the fins.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-31-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,142
Posted By dahagen
I spend 6 months in the RV and Arizona and found...

I spend 6 months in the RV and Arizona and found the Smart Fridge Fix fan to keep the fins from freezing up. I usually only have to defrost once during the middle of the season.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 08-31-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,106
Posted By dahagen
Could you describe the 'rubber trap' you...

Could you describe the 'rubber trap' you mentioned, and a source. I have the same problem. New metal traps only last for a while.
Forum: Dynamax 08-24-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,180
Posted By dahagen
Rivers and creeks in the SW are hard to come by. ...

Rivers and creeks in the SW are hard to come by. Good Luck.
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