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Forum: Propane Systems 11-27-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By BobHanke
Our oven has always been difficult to get lit....

Our oven has always been difficult to get lit. One person holds the extended lighter while the other holds the knob in and giggles it. Had a thought today that I might find a candle of the correct...
Forum: Berkshire 11-02-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 823
Posted By BobHanke
I would suggest that you check with campground...

I would suggest that you check with campground management or a neighboring RVer who is hooked up to an external source to know what kind of cable system you are dealing with. Do you need to rent a...
Forum: Rockwood 10-12-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 622
Posted By BobHanke
Our rig requires two valves to be turned to...

Our rig requires two valves to be turned to winterize. Left a low point drain open once and two gallons of antifreeze disappeared!!
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 10-12-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,371
Posted By BobHanke
If you have an electric fireplace, there may be a...

If you have an electric fireplace, there may be a switch to send power to it or the microwave.
Forum: Berkshire 08-29-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,646
Posted By BobHanke
The linkage between the gear and steps broke...

The linkage between the gear and steps broke twice on our Lippert steps. The dealer who sold the rig to the original owner said it would be under warranty but we had to wait for approval with had...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-27-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,723
Posted By BobHanke
Some campgrounds have buddy sites that allow you...

Some campgrounds have buddy sites that allow you to do exactly what you want. You automatically have adjacent sites where you face in opposite directions. I have even seen a four RV corrals.
Forum: Pets 08-17-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,143
Posted By BobHanke
Sorry for your loss. Hope you will find the right...

Sorry for your loss. Hope you will find the right buddy to bring you more love.
Forum: Canada 07-22-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,573
Posted By BobHanke
It is a lot harder for US citizens and permanent...

It is a lot harder for US citizens and permanent residents to get back into the US than it is for them to enter Canada. Be aware of restrictions on food items and firearms.
Forum: Western USA 07-03-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,665
Posted By BobHanke
She needs to be classified as an ID-10-T.

She needs to be classified as an ID-10-T.
Forum: Berkshire 06-29-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By BobHanke
Happened two summers ago. RV park we stayed at...

Happened two summers ago. RV park we stayed at overfilled our tank to 125%. It was bleeding bad when we stopped for lunch. Was back in the safe zone when we arrived home.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 06-24-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 797
Posted By BobHanke
2 leads indicates that your alarm does not tell...

2 leads indicates that your alarm does not tell your propane valve to shut off when a problem is detected. We have the 4 lead type and I ordered a replacement without a new propane valve as that was...
Forum: Vengeance 06-24-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,235
Posted By BobHanke
Another item, check your inside and outside...

Another item, check your inside and outside showers to be sure the valves are shut off and not just the water save button on the wand as this would allow the hot and cold to mix.
On another note, I...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-15-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By BobHanke
The 2015 and 2016 Cherokee's were prone to a...

The 2015 and 2016 Cherokee's were prone to a "death wobble". FCA (Jeep) designed and authorized a modification that required the owner to do two things before towing. 1. Insert a fuse in an inline...
Forum: Cherokee 06-13-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,177
Posted By BobHanke
Would suggest that you not do anything until you...

Would suggest that you not do anything until you are absolutely sure your rig is level.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 06-05-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,129
Posted By BobHanke
Have had that issue a few times. A quick flush...

Have had that issue a few times. A quick flush with a hose get very temporary relief. I had kept the heater set to bypass during sanitizing in the past. Now I set to normal before sanitizing with...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-26-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 753
Posted By BobHanke
I sue canned air like people use to clean...

I sue canned air like people use to clean computer keyboards. Might get a plastic grocery bag around the work area to catch spray which is most important if there is pink antifreeze in there.
Forum: Berkshire 05-22-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,270
Posted By BobHanke
Got a nice tingle while laying on the ground...

Got a nice tingle while laying on the ground hooking up a safety chain to our tow dolly. Bad pedestal in the park. Switched to a Jeep for four wheel down towing and got a EMS. Always plug it into the...
Forum: Tips and Tricks 05-22-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,583
Posted By BobHanke
i have a small pump that is run from the chuck of...

i have a small pump that is run from the chuck of a drill. A little bit tricky but does work.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 05-19-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,826
Posted By BobHanke
Low battery power may not be corrected just...

Low battery power may not be corrected just because you are on shore power. If possible, hook a battery charger to your batteries while trying the furnace. If that works, batteries are low and need...
Forum: Dynamax 05-19-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 539
Posted By BobHanke
The above advice looks great. After selecting...

The above advice looks great. After selecting CABLE and before scanning for channels, be sure you select ANALOG (or both) as many cable services are not digital. Ask if the park actually has cable...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-18-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By BobHanke
The heating is electrical (12VDC for ignition and...

The heating is electrical (12VDC for ignition and valve control) and mechanical (propane). Bypassing the heater could be a problem for electrical heating if tank was empty. Suburban heaters have a...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 05-16-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,106
Posted By BobHanke
LED's are polarity specific. I would get the...

LED's are polarity specific. I would get the fixture out and reverse the power wires on one to test.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 05-12-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By BobHanke
My 2011 Georgetown motor home had a version 3...

My 2011 Georgetown motor home had a version 3 batwing when we bought it used. I added the Wingman upgrade that is included with the version 4. It changed us from bidirectional to unidirectional and...
Forum: FR3 05-04-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 957
Posted By BobHanke
When applying Command items or other glue on...

When applying Command items or other glue on devices, be sure the surface is CLEAN. Wipe with alcohol, not glass cleaner that contains wax.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 05-04-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 880
Posted By BobHanke
Make sure your toad is not connected while you...

Make sure your toad is not connected while you hunt and possibly replace a blown fuse. If all is good on the motor home, then connect to the toad. Best to have everything off when plugging in so you...
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