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Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 11-21-2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,407
Posted By Steve-W
In a two valve bypass the check valve must be on...

In a two valve bypass the check valve must be on the hot water out (typically the top connection). If it's on the cold in the antifreeze will flow into the tank but not out in bypass mode, at least...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 11-19-2022, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By Steve-W
I would guess that your leak is coming from the...

I would guess that your leak is coming from the vacuum breaker/anti siphon device. it can be hidden anywhere but it will be at least 6" above the rim of the toilet. Many times they are inside the...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 11-15-2022, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By Steve-W
FR in the past recommended that you do not run...

FR in the past recommended that you do not run the slides in/out as the converter may alone not be able to supply sufficient current for them to operate correctly.
Forum: General Community Discussions 11-14-2022, 07:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,636
Posted By Steve-W
The provided bolts are what are called Chicago...

The provided bolts are what are called Chicago bolts, one is a internal thread and one is external. When installing them use red locktite and they won't be easy to remove even if they have the...
Forum: Georgetown 11-02-2022, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By Steve-W
You can find the fuse layout in the appropriate...

You can find the fuse layout in the appropriate years owners manual. Just a reminder that your chassis may be a year or 2 older than your motorhome model year. Use your chassis VIN (10th character is...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 10-24-2022, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By Steve-W
The “red terminal block” is not a splice point...

The “red terminal block” is not a splice point but it is a resistor block.
The red wire to is what goes to the level display, the white is ground.
The resistance between the sensor wires is as...
Forum: Georgetown 10-16-2022, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By Steve-W
Glad you were able to solve your problem. Thanks...

Glad you were able to solve your problem. Thanks for reporting the solution back here.
Forum: Coachmen Motorhomes 09-22-2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 842
Posted By Steve-W
What model AC/heat pump units and T-stat do you...

What model AC/heat pump units and T-stat do you have. The reason I ask is that on many systems the stat connects to a control box in the rooftop AC via a 4 wire telephone (RJ11) cable, others use 3...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-21-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 479
Posted By Steve-W
the city water inlet will alway have back...

the city water inlet will alway have back pressure on it when the pump is running. The do make inlets without a internal check valve, is it possible that is what you installed? The inlet MUST have an...
Forum: Georgetown 09-07-2022, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By Steve-W
Most likely it is from the contactor in the...

Most likely it is from the contactor in the transfer switch (shore power/generator). Also if you have a hard wired EMS/surge protector it would have an internal contactor as well. Contactors are...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-07-2022, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By Steve-W
To remove the inlet there is a plastic clip that...

To remove the inlet there is a plastic clip that must be removed on the rear of the panel. The Nautilus water panel you have requires a specific replacement water inlet. What you need is a “Thetford...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-21-2022, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By Steve-W
This looks like the same fixture you have. The...

This looks like the same fixture you have. The picture of the spring clips may help with removal.
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 08-19-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By Steve-W
This fits your description. It is listed for...

This fits your description. It is listed for F250-450 but not E450, which is a common occurrence with the E450 cab chassis after 2014.
Ford PN: FR3Z1A189A
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 08-17-2022, 10:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Steve-W
For the most part your pics match what I had in...

For the most part your pics match what I had in my late 2017 3051. Even though I traded the coach I never get rid of documentation :confused:.

I think we may have traded notes on your coach...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 08-17-2022, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Steve-W
If you can post a clear picture of the small...

If you can post a clear picture of the small circuit board inside the BCC as well as the cover with the legend I will try to determine what changed.

Also do the slide & awning icons on the one...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 08-17-2022, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Steve-W
in 2019 models FR changed the lockout operation...

in 2019 models FR changed the lockout operation of the slides and awning to prevent their use without the ignition on. It can be changed back to how it previously operated without the ignition on by...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 08-11-2022, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By Steve-W
The furnace door is supplied by Suburban the...

The furnace door is supplied by Suburban the manufacturer of the furnace. They are easily available on line from RV parts houses as well as Amazon, ebay, etc.
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 07-27-2022, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By Steve-W
That is status indicator for the Charge Wizard...

That is status indicator for the Charge Wizard that is built into the Progressive Dynamics Inc. converter. The number of flashes indicate which one of the 4 modes the charger is in.
The small...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 06-12-2022, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By Steve-W
The only relay in the BCC that would be loud...

The only relay in the BCC that would be loud enough to hear is the isolator relay (there are also a few smaller ones which will be nearly silent). Depending upon battery voltage, charging voltage...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-05-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By Steve-W
The difference between the rack mounted on a MH...

The difference between the rack mounted on a MH vs a car is the distance from the rear axle to the rack. On a MH that distance is much greater so the forces from bouncing are far more that when the...
Forum: Tent Campers and Pop Ups 05-29-2022, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By Steve-W
Looks the same. NAPA BK MCL0028ABBP...

Looks the same.
NAPA BK MCL0028ABBP (https://www.napaonline.com/en/p/BK_MCL0028ABBP)

It seems etrailer is the only one who currently has stock $11.30.
Forum: General Tech and Repair 05-20-2022, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By Steve-W
When I had my Forester the curtain had a strip of...

When I had my Forester the curtain had a strip of Velcro loop that was sewn to the curtain for the entire width. That attached to velcro buttons.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-08-2022, 11:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Steve-W
A anti siphon/check valve can not be used on a...

A anti siphon/check valve can not be used on a tank vent. When filling the tank the air in the tank must be able to exit. When drawing water out of the tank air must be able to flow in or the tank...
Forum: Berkshire 05-08-2022, 11:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By Steve-W
Haven't seen these very often but maybe Torx Plus?

Haven't seen these very often but maybe Torx Plus?
Forum: Berkshire 05-08-2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By Steve-W
Many screws used in RV construction are Robertson...

Many screws used in RV construction are Robertson also referred to as square drive. The two sizes that are commonly found are #1 & #2.
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