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Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-12-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 562
Posted By Mike101
heading to trailer next weekend to get it. still...

heading to trailer next weekend to get it. still above 0 (32) for now. reason for a road trip
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-07-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 562
Posted By Mike101
Battery in trailer over winter

I put my camper at a seasonal spot but left the battery in the trailer hooked up. Can I leave the battery in trailer over winter hooked up ? I figured it would freeze but MY CONCERN IS..will it...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-30-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 542
Posted By Mike101
Excellent. Thanks. I passed by my dealer and they...

Excellent. Thanks. I passed by my dealer and they made it sound like a huge expensive ordeal. I knew it should be easy until they scared me
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-30-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 542
Posted By Mike101
Combine Galley with Black and Grey

I am looking to Combine Galley with Black and Grey. I will be parked seasonal for a year next summer and the campground does pump outs. The Black and grey are easy to get to but the Galley is under...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-26-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,576
Posted By Mike101
I have a 2010 8280ws and the TV will not budge....

I have a 2010 8280ws and the TV will not budge. Pulled up, side ways, out, jiggled and yelled at it. Will not budge. Dealership does not even know ! Need a camera to get in back there. Have not...
Forum: Slide Outs 08-26-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By Mike101
Wow. that makes sense. I was over thinking it....

Wow. that makes sense. I was over thinking it. Sometimes good to get advice. Thanks, I will approach it that way
Forum: Slide Outs 08-26-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By Mike101
Slide out manual bar came out

Hello friends. The fuse on my sofa slide blew. So I changed it and all good. However, I thought I would prepare for the one day there was a real issue. I took out the tool that cranks the rod to...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 06-04-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,858
Posted By Mike101
Thank you. Sometimes the basics just get lost....

Thank you. Sometimes the basics just get lost. Heading out in July so wanted to make sure all right. Very much appreciated. Now if I can only get the pump from doing a 2 second pressure fill every 30...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 06-04-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,858
Posted By Mike101
Very sorry but I need to ask clarification. The...

Very sorry but I need to ask clarification. The top image represents what ? it does not match the normal use and by passed pictures. So, should I follow the 2 little colored diagrams on the right in...
Forum: Rockwood 05-20-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,649
Posted By Mike101
Trailer Door Locked on its Own

Has anyone had the door lock just by closing ? On the weekend, I shut the door to the camper because of bugs. The screen door was attached to it. I do not remember shutting it hard. when I tried to...
Forum: Rockwood 04-02-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,959
Posted By Mike101
I think this applies....I bought a Ram 2500 HD...

I think this applies....I bought a Ram 2500 HD and its higher in the back. The trailer was so high iin front it was going to kill the rear set of tires on the trailer, so I lowerd the 5ve hitch. Now...
Forum: Rockwood 04-02-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 15,595
Posted By Mike101
If you are buying to be near max then maybe move...

If you are buying to be near max then maybe move up a size to ensure extra room. Camping should be stress free so why add to it wondering hmmm, should we put in s second First up awning or yes it...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 10-28-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 16,379
Posted By Mike101
I am pulling an 8280ws 5th wheel, approx 9000+...

I am pulling an 8280ws 5th wheel, approx 9000+ when loaded and ready to go. My 2014 2500 6.4 handles it so well you forget its back there. I also use it 3-4 times a week to commute to work (20 min...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 07-23-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 34,543
Posted By Mike101
2014 2500 HD 6.4 here. Upgraded from 2008 5.7...

2014 2500 HD 6.4 here. Upgraded from 2008 5.7 mega cab. I get better gas milage with the 6.4 and pulls a heck of a lot with ease. Very happy with 6.4. I bought off the lot and it came with 20 inch...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-23-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,279
Posted By Mike101
Hooked up, 2 trip's so far, another this weekend....

Hooked up, 2 trip's so far, another this weekend. Its not ugly or anything but just noticable and clearence at 4 - 5 inches makes me really cautious. The plan is to lift the trailer and then maybe...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-22-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,279
Posted By Mike101
I think my issue is due to 20 inch tires. I use...

I think my issue is due to 20 inch tires. I use to have 17 inch and although the 2500 is a bigger truck I should have been fine. The 20's came with the truck on the lot so I never thought twice...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-22-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,279
Posted By Mike101
Quick update - nothing done yet. Dealer called...

Quick update - nothing done yet. Dealer called Forest River, FR first asked what kind of axels I had, then when gave that info, needs serial number or Tag # from the each axel to determine lift kit....
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-09-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,279
Posted By Mike101
Got a call back from Rockwood technical, they...

Got a call back from Rockwood technical, they suggest to get the 2 inch lift kit. I assume because I do not have springs. They will only sell it to the dealer so that was my next phone message.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 07-09-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,279
Posted By Mike101
Raising the Height of 5th Wheel

Hello everyone. I am looking to Raising the Hight of 5th Wheel. I have been searching for pictures and info but there is a lot on the FR site but have not found pics. Here is my issue. New Truck....
Forum: Rockwood 06-23-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,326
Posted By Mike101
I have an 8280WS and 2014 Ram 2500 crew cab SLT....

I have an 8280WS and 2014 Ram 2500 crew cab SLT. I hooked up the first time and the front was too high. So I dropped the hitch one hole down rides about 80% level and is about 5 1/2 inch rails to...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-06-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By Mike101
I would have never thought someone would mess...

I would have never thought someone would mess with that to be evil ! Almost worth getting a small lock to put on each leg/pin.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-06-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By Mike101
I dont understand. When you say "He didn't pin...

I dont understand. When you say "He didn't pin the hitch to the rails in the floor of the bed", does that mean the 4 pins that hold the actual 5th wheel hitch legs to the rails ? I am only on year 3...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-03-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 60,288
Posted By Mike101
Just upgraded from a 2008 Ram 1500 mega Cab to a...

Just upgraded from a 2008 Ram 1500 mega Cab to a 2014 Ram 2500 SLT. with 6.4 engine.
Even though the Mega cab was on a 2500 frame, had the 8 bolt wheels and a 2400 bed capacity, the difference is...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-08-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By Mike101
I have the screen. will get hitch installed in...

I have the screen. will get hitch installed in new truck next week in time for long weekend camping. Thanks. I will review the owners manual for more info.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-07-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By Mike101
Brake Controller

Good morning. When your tow vehicle have a built in break controller, do I still need my 6 year old Tekonsha. I just bought a 2014 Ram 2500 SLT HD Crew Cab and pick it up tonoght. Comes with a break...
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