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Forum: Cedar Creek 04-23-2022, 08:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,888
Posted By karpcbk15
E Trailer Kodiak Kit

I installed this kit on our 2017 38EL. Was fairly simple to install the hubs. Brake lines were tedious and time consuming to install. Brake controller easy.
Took me couple days working carefully....
Forum: Cedar Creek 10-16-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,424
Posted By karpcbk15
Good information and buyer beware. Always ask...

Good information and buyer beware. Always ask lots of questions. Many con artists out there.
I think tomkatb's situation is genuine and is very interesting from standpoint on how his rig was towed...
Forum: Cedar Creek 10-16-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,424
Posted By karpcbk15
Interesting so they had to use the truck to get...

Interesting so they had to use the truck to get 5th wheel up on flatbed?

The shoulder bolts your referring are part of the dexter axle system.At least on our 2017 CC 38EL. The spring drops and...
Forum: Cedar Creek 10-05-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,307
Posted By karpcbk15
Checking LCI Hydraulic Fluid Levels

Pretty sure LCI has all slides in and jacks retracted to the travel positions. Then the oil level is should be within 1/2" of top of reservoir.
From LCI White sheet:
1. Start with all hydraulic...
Forum: Cedar Creek 10-04-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,307
Posted By karpcbk15
I second the batteries. We had problem couple...

I second the batteries. We had problem couple years ago retracting the level up legs. System tripped the circuit breakers. Once reset it worked fine. Even on shore power the system draws off the...
Forum: Cedar Creek 09-03-2021, 03:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,517
Posted By karpcbk15
Hung wall construction

Hung wall construction is more like a sticks and bricks construction for housing.
Walls are constructed, insulated, utilities installed and then the interior and exteriors panels are attached. I...
Forum: Cedar Creek 01-21-2021, 03:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,292
Posted By karpcbk15
Towing with Ram 3500 Megacab DRW

Correct. Towing weight is 16,000#. I really would like to go to a SRW. Concerned about the payload of the Mega Cabs I've built, HO Cummins. Most come in at 3950# payload. Looking at the air leveling...
Forum: Cedar Creek 01-17-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,243
Posted By karpcbk15
Releveling

I wouldn't hit Auto level unless the slides are back in first. If the levelers have settled some you could put system in manual and see which side or front to back needs adjustment. Then slightly...
Forum: Cedar Creek 01-08-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,292
Posted By karpcbk15
Ram 3500 Mega Cab options

I found when doing online builds that selecting the "Max Tow" Option provided different options and saved money. Interesting item added is a 30K standard none sliding hitch.
Forum: Cedar Creek 01-03-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,292
Posted By karpcbk15
Towing with Ram 3500 Megacab DRW

Curious, Anyone towing with the 2020 or 2021 Mega Cab 3500> DRW or SRW?
Hitch weight is ~ 2700. SRW with 4:10 rear is rated for 5400#
I know it will require a slider, though not sure how much I...
Forum: Cedar Creek 12-07-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,132
Posted By karpcbk15
This appears to be the product used by CC on my...

This appears to be the product used by CC on my trailer and by Amish RV on the video.(Dyna Slide) It has a laminated part on the exposed side. Been nice if they used something like a marine grade...
Forum: Cedar Creek 12-06-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,132
Posted By karpcbk15
Someone in another forum mentioned that Orvan's...

Someone in another forum mentioned that Orvan's (Amish RV) was now using a High Density Polyethylene instead of the plywood shown in the You tube video. Has anyone use this product.
Forum: Cedar Creek 12-05-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,132
Posted By karpcbk15
Rotting floor

We have a 2017 38EL. Same problem. Seems to be a chronic issue at least with CC. I saw a article someone posted for a Landmark same issue. Poor sealant at the slideout flange. I'm going to replace my...
Forum: Cedar Creek 10-21-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By karpcbk15
Was this the first time using the outside coaxial...

Was this the first time using the outside coaxial connection for this TV?
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 10-11-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By karpcbk15
https://www.amazon.com/Winegard-51250-SKA-008-TRAV...

https://www.amazon.com/Winegard-51250-SKA-008-TRAVLER-Mounting/dp/B002T65XPA/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=winegard+traveler+mounting+plate&qid=1602445652&sr=8-1
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 10-11-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By karpcbk15
None at all. Hardest part was getting it to the...

None at all. Hardest part was getting it to the roof safely. I used the optional mounting plate which protects the roof. I used Dicor under the plate and in all mounting hardware. Used a Winegerd...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 10-11-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By karpcbk15
Our 2017 CC Champagne came prewired for Winegard...

Our 2017 CC Champagne came prewired for Winegard Traveller; 2 coaxial cables and communication cable. Coaxial went to living & Bedroom locations. Communication cable went to front bedroom closet. I...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-04-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 373
Posted By karpcbk15
Replacement G Rated Tires

I know this has been beat to death but...
Currently have Westlake ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire
They are rated at: 4080 lbs @ 110 psi
They've been good tires but are close to 5 years old, so...
Forum: Cedar Creek 06-11-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By karpcbk15
2017 38EL King Bed Base

We're in the process of adding a sleep number mattress in place of the mattress that came with the trailer. Measured and it's a King or eastern king as some refer. 76" x 80". I hadn't really looked...
Forum: Cedar Creek 06-03-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 429
Posted By karpcbk15
Looking to purchase 2 cabinet doors

We're removing the wine rack / cooler and plan on converting to cabinet storage. I contacted CC Factory couple years ago. They sent me the part numbers for 2 doors, handles and hinges. But I need to...
Forum: Cedar Creek 05-24-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,346
Posted By karpcbk15
Airbags on 2013 Chevy 3500 DRW

Added airbags to our truck only to keep the level, not increase load carrying capacity. Worked great. Only pump up to 25# when towing.
Forum: Cedar Creek 11-27-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,224
Posted By karpcbk15
Our 2002 Holiday Rambler Presidential had a...

Our 2002 Holiday Rambler Presidential had a recall. They welded cross members at two spring and one equalizer locations.
I installed MorRydes Cross members this year on our 2017 38EL as a...
Forum: Cedar Creek 09-17-2018, 04:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,913
Posted By karpcbk15
That's correct. 7000# axles. Not looking to...

That's correct. 7000# axles. Not looking to increase carrying capacity. Only looking for a wider safety factor between the G and H rated tires.
Forum: Cedar Creek 09-14-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,913
Posted By karpcbk15
Changing from 16" to 17.5" Tires

I'm planning on changing my rims and tires next year. Tires age will be close to 5 year point.
Reason for up sizing - Load capacity increase approximately 800 lb increase per tire.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 09-04-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,200
Posted By karpcbk15
Question Harper Blvd Windsor Taupe Leather Recliner and Ottoman Set

Bought these through Overstock. somewhat Faux Leather, but recline and work/ /look great. Didn't get the Lottery Chairs term?:confused::confused:
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