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Forum: Wildwood 03-13-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,188
Posted By nate_
My panel had two breakers labeled backwards. ...

My panel had two breakers labeled backwards. Make sure you double check everything.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-01-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,003
Posted By nate_
I will note that the last time I took out the...

I will note that the last time I took out the camper it was 95 degrees. I shifted manually and kept it out of 6th. Trans temp never went over 204. Usually hovered around 198-200. As a comparison...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 02-28-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,003
Posted By nate_
I'm in the same boat as you. Had a 2011 F150...

I'm in the same boat as you. Had a 2011 F150 with the 5.0 and 3.73. Pulled perfect at 65-70. My 2014 is identical except it has the 3.31. What a difference. 65 mph is a pain now. If it wasn't...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-27-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,973
Posted By nate_
Well it has a 4.6 out of 5 stars on Home Depot's...

Well it has a 4.6 out of 5 stars on Home Depot's website. And if I camp 5 weeks out of the year, with a 200 week life span by your claim, that gives be 40 years of camping. Pretty sure that the...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-26-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,973
Posted By nate_
That's pretty much what I was thinking too.

That's pretty much what I was thinking too.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-26-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,973
Posted By nate_
I had contemplated either the child safety locks...

I had contemplated either the child safety locks or a snap with nylon strap similar to what my bypass doors have. I remember the safety locks from our first kid that just went on with double sided...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-25-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,973
Posted By nate_
Swapped out Dometic with residential unit

So I completed the final phase on my camper mods. First was the pull out shelves and then a pantry unit. Finally it was the install of a residential fridge. I replaced the 2652 with a Magic Chef...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-24-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,202
Posted By nate_
I agree with the urge to want to pack more stuff....

I agree with the urge to want to pack more stuff. But I would be afraid to load up the shelves and have something break in transport. Fortunately most places we go there is a Wal-Mart or equivalent...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-22-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,202
Posted By nate_
Just used 24" full extension drawer sliders from...

Just used 24" full extension drawer sliders from Lowes. One on top and one on the bottom. Rated at 100 lbs, but the door probably only was about 20 lbs.
Forum: Wildwood 02-22-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
Figured it out. I went to check power to the led...

Figured it out. I went to check power to the led strip and the wires just fell out from the underneath. Cut the liner back and the led wires were never crimped correctly to the power leads. New...
Forum: Wildwood 02-20-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
So I checked and all the outlets have power. Is...

So I checked and all the outlets have power. Is there some trick to get the led light at the steps to turn on? Floor switch does nothing.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-20-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,202
Posted By nate_
New built in storage for 273QBXL

After booking a week stay in Colorado Springs this summer, the DW and I realized our new camper has less storage than we realized. So I set off on a mission to make use of what space is available. ...
Forum: Wildwood 02-20-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 854
Posted By nate_
Depends on his local market. What I paid...

Depends on his local market. What I paid traveling to rvwholesalers vs buying local was the difference between new and used.
Forum: Wildwood 02-20-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 854
Posted By nate_
Go to rvwholesalers.com and use their build your...

Go to rvwholesalers.com and use their build your own tool. I've had two wildwoods and both have been just fine. My brother has a similar style in the Keystone. It has more of the little things,...
Forum: Wildwood 02-19-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
I'll check that.

I'll check that.
Forum: Wildwood 02-19-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
Sorry, meant to type "like the awning lights" I...

Sorry, meant to type "like the awning lights" I figured out the sensor for the upper led lights, but I can't get the lower lights to kick on. Thanks again for the help.
Forum: Wildwood 02-19-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 664
Posted By nate_
DIY Storage for 273 or 282 QBXL

So the DW, kiddos , and I have booked a weeks stay in Colorado Springs this summer. After I started contemplating how much space we will need for a full 7 day stay, it became obvious that some...
Forum: Wildwood 02-19-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
Okay, went back outside, and there are led lights...

Okay, went back outside, and there are led lights under the door. We never even knew we had them. Turned the switch on and pressed the second power button on the blue remote and nothing happened....
Forum: Wildwood 02-19-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
So I went out when it was dark and saw the second...

So I went out when it was dark and saw the second switch up high would flicker the led awning light. Left it on, grabbed the remote, and viola. The bottom white switch didn't do anything that I...
Forum: Wildwood 02-18-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
Quick add, I know the first light switch on the...

Quick add, I know the first light switch on the control panel works the two ceiling lights as you walk in, and that you have to have the actual lights turned on for the wall light switches to work.
Forum: Wildwood 02-18-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,433
Posted By nate_
Help with switches

So I am in the process of getting my camper ready for the season and have forgotten what these two switches do. I thought the second light switch worked the outdoor led strip, but it's not coming...
Forum: Wildwood 02-18-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,035
Posted By nate_
Mine came loose on the lower passengers side and...

Mine came loose on the lower passengers side and I just installed some exterior self tapping screws. Now the other side is loose. The trim is just stapled on with a sheathing stapler. Much easier...
Forum: Wildwood 02-18-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,199
Posted By nate_
Very timely post. I have the 2017 model and love...

Very timely post. I have the 2017 model and love it. Quick question, I am in the process of getting mine ready for the spring and can't remember what two of the rocker switches do. There is a...
Forum: Western USA 10-01-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 507
Posted By nate_
yellowstone holiday rv park?

Has anyone hear camped at the Holiday Rv park on Hebgen Lake? If so, how hard is it to get reservations? I called earlier in the week and the lady working said they don't start booking until...
Forum: Dealer Reviews 06-17-2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Positive: RV Wholesalers
Views: 961
Posted By nate_
RV Wholesalers

Just got home from purchasing our new Wildwood 273QBXL. There isn't much to say that hasn't already been said. I will never purchase a camper from anywhere else. I Had originally been working...
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