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Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-18-2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,319
Posted By 2whlzstan
Boy, if only it were that simple. ...

Boy, if only it were that simple.

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/3490553-heres-why-gasoline-prices-are-spiking-again/
...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-16-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,319
Posted By 2whlzstan
Same on my 2021 E-450 SOB class C.

Same on my 2021 E-450 SOB class C.
Forum: General Community Discussions 05-16-2022, 07:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,049
Posted By 2whlzstan
I had a Black Bear tune done on a 2011 5.3...

I had a Black Bear tune done on a 2011 5.3 Silverado 1500. Picked up about 15 hp and 10 lb/ft at the rear wheels. Greatest benefit was smoothing out both torque and hp curves, the air/fuel ratio...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 02-09-2022, 09:34 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,451
Posted By 2whlzstan
For comparison, I have a 2017 2500HD WT, 6.0,...

For comparison, I have a 2017 2500HD WT, 6.0, extended cab, short bed, 4X4, that has a cargo capacity of 2881. GVW on the truck is 9500.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 01-25-2022, 08:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,615
Posted By 2whlzstan
5Picker is correct. Follow the black tank tube...

5Picker is correct.
Follow the black tank tube across the back of the coach. The tube makes a 90 degree bend and heads toward the front of the coach. You'll find a second dump valve shortly after...
Forum: FR3 01-22-2022, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,535
Posted By 2whlzstan
NJKris. It’s not that they “need” to be...

NJKris.
It’s not that they “need” to be tuned. The manufacturers pull a bit of torque out of production engines. I’ve heard several explanations, but none from a power train engineer. Anyway,...
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 12-14-2021, 08:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,566
Posted By 2whlzstan
Have you checked out the Mini LIte range? ...

Have you checked out the Mini LIte range?


https://forestriverinc.com/rvs/travel-trailers/rockwood-mini-lite
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 11-07-2021, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By 2whlzstan
It happened twice to us on a recent trip out...

It happened twice to us on a recent trip out west. Both times while fighting strong cross winds. Would clear itself after engine was off a couple hours.
Haven't done anything about it yet, we just...
Forum: Dynamax 07-28-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By 2whlzstan
You're welcome. What little I know on the...

You're welcome. What little I know on the subject I've learned while setting up my MX-5 Miata for the race track. One of the lessons was that too much toe out is much worse than too much negative...
Forum: Dynamax 07-27-2021, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By 2whlzstan
Excessive toe-in causes excessive wear to the...

Excessive toe-in causes excessive wear to the outside of the tire. Excessive to-out causes excessive wear to the inside of the tire.


Understanding Toe Setting | Basic Suspension Tuning...
Forum: Forest River Lifestyle 08-03-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 77,339
Posted By 2whlzstan
You're a ways from home OldMedicDoc. That photo...

You're a ways from home OldMedicDoc. That photo is from Chester State Park in Chester SC.
Forum: Forest River Lifestyle 07-17-2020, 07:56 AM
Replies: 478
Views: 77,339
Posted By 2whlzstan
Mmmmmm, scrapple!

Mmmmmm, scrapple!
Forum: Wildwood 06-27-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,230
Posted By 2whlzstan
Given that you have a 32 gal. black tank and 64...

Given that you have a 32 gal. black tank and 64 gal. combined gray capacity, I'm thinking that you likely have two 32 gal. gray tanks.
We have a Rockwood 2606WS with the same floorplan as your 22RBH...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-08-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 850
Posted By 2whlzstan
We have a 2017 2500HD, WT, dbl. cab, 6.0L gas,...

We have a 2017 2500HD, WT, dbl. cab, 6.0L gas, 4.10 gears pulling a 7400# Rockwood 2606WS. The cargo capacity of the truck is 2881#.



The truck does a great job pulling the trailer, though it...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-08-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,524
Posted By 2whlzstan
Our rig is similar to yours and we have...

Our rig is similar to yours and we have experienced similar mileage.



We have a 2017 2500HD, WT, dbl. cab, 6.0L, 6L90, 4.10 pulling a 2018 2606WS Ultra lite.


The truck loaded for a trip,...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-14-2020, 09:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,456
Posted By 2whlzstan
I posted the following in an earlier thread. ...

I posted the following in an earlier thread.


We have a 2017 2500 HD WT, extended cab, 4x4, 6.0 gas, 6L90 trans., 4.10 gears. The carrying capacity, yellow sticker on the b-pillar, is 2881.
...
Forum: Flagstaff 03-14-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,496
Posted By 2whlzstan
Our 2304 came with a bag like that. It contained...

Our 2304 came with a bag like that. It contained the power cable.
The grill was in a nylon bag that was much larger than necessary.
Forum: Off Topic 03-09-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 15,008
Posted By 2whlzstan
I was big into motorcycles and bicycles since I...

I was big into motorcycles and bicycles since I was a kid. Street, dual-sport and road courses on motorcycles; both street and mountain bicycles. With the advent of driving while cellular, today...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-04-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,152
Posted By 2whlzstan
We have a 2017 2500 HD WT, extended cab, 6.0 gas,...

We have a 2017 2500 HD WT, extended cab, 6.0 gas, 6L90 trans., 4.10 gears. The carrying capacity, yellow sticker on the b-pillar, is 2881.

It pulls our 7488# 2606WS just fine. Granted, we're...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 11-02-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6,065
Views: 923,045
Posted By 2whlzstan
What that little crack in the windshield ? Shoot...

What that little crack in the windshield ? Shoot that would pass inspection here in NC



Shoot, in SC there is no state inspection!
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-21-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,480
Posted By 2whlzstan
Actually, e85 has much higher octane, usually...

Actually, e85 has much higher octane, usually between 94 and 105, so knocking isn't an issue. It is very popular with the guys who run high compression normally aspirated engines and the high boost...
Forum: Forest River Lifestyle 12-31-2017, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,845
Views: 218,336
Posted By 2whlzstan
Christmas weekend at Lake Wateree State Park,...

Christmas weekend at Lake Wateree State Park, Winnsboro, SC, site 11. Campground is on west bank of Lake Wateree.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 12-02-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,281
Posted By 2whlzstan
When was the last she drove a 3/4? I just...

When was the last she drove a 3/4? I just replaced an '11 Silverado 1500 with a '17 2500HD. Length and width are the same. Height is greater as the new truck is a 4x4. Even my wife has remarked...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 11-10-2017, 11:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By 2whlzstan
thinking of upgrading tv ... hitch??? As...

thinking of upgrading tv ... hitch???

As davel2071 said, you can buy a longer shank. We just went from a 2011 Silverado 1500 4x2 / Mini-lite 2304 to a 2017 Silverado 2500 HD 4x4 / Ultra-lite...
Forum: Rockwood 08-12-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,321
Posted By 2whlzstan
wannabeowner, I would say that link provided you...

wannabeowner, I would say that link provided you all the data you need. The 2304KS you linked with options weighs 4379# dry. It's GVW is 5846#. 5846# x 0.10 to 0.12 = 585# to 702#. Can your TV...
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