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Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-31-2018, 05:36 PM
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Views: 1,278
Posted By bigred715
I bought my Sailun's when they their 15% off in...

I bought my Sailun's when they their 15% off in mid July. The price the week before was $141.99 and the sale price with 15% discount was $148.99. After buying 5 tires and the exise tax added it came...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-14-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By bigred715
Just curious, but I have a 3000RK 2010 Montana....

Just curious, but I have a 3000RK 2010 Montana. Has anyone put the Dometic 320 in their rig. Measured the distance from bolts to wall and I think it was about 10 1/2 inches. Everyone says you need 11...
Forum: Maintenance 07-14-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,078
Posted By bigred715
I'm writing down all these remedies since I might...

I'm writing down all these remedies since I might be changing to something easier than dryer sheets. They take a lot of elbow grease and they leave a residue that you have to rinse off. Takes up to 4...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-14-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 717
Posted By bigred715
Still have my Reese 16K I bought for my 2880 in...

Still have my Reese 16K I bought for my 2880 in 2002 and now using for my 3000RK. If it isn't perfectly level is real hard to pull pin sometimes.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-14-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,278
Posted By bigred715
With as many of you who are buying Sailun tires...

With as many of you who are buying Sailun tires for your rig I thought there would be better response on what you are paying your tire shops to install them.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-14-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,380
Posted By bigred715
I have currently LT235/85-16 Michelin on my...

I have currently LT235/85-16 Michelin on my 3000RK and they have worked fine for 6 1/2 yrs. Had Michelin Ribs on my 2001 2880 Montana. So they do make Michelin tires that work on RV's. You people...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-13-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,278
Posted By bigred715
What are you paying for install of your Sailuns?

Was wondering what all of you are paying for mounting and balancing of your Sailuns when shipped to your installer? I checked with Firestone, and they said $20 per tire. I don't know whether that...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-13-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By bigred715
For anything more than a week for our stick built...

For anything more than a week for our stick built home we turn air to 80, turn hot water heater off and go for it.Also turn the washer off and both toilets. The way these trailers are built I would...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-13-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,729
Posted By bigred715
Have the stock folding steps on the last two...

Have the stock folding steps on the last two campers (16 yrs) and they work fine for us. Not worth the money and no they would not work where I store our trailer. We can't all afford to build...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-09-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By bigred715
Thats the way I did mine. No torquing, and then...

Thats the way I did mine. No torquing, and then back off until a flat spot was found. Hope my wheels don't fall off. Always had camping world or my dealer do it. Time to save some money. Did it on...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-09-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,090
Posted By bigred715
Took one wheel off my 3000RK built in 2010 and...

Took one wheel off my 3000RK built in 2010 and they were 3750# and 110psi.My trailer weight on the wheels is under 10000# Should be fine when I buy the new Sailuns when they come on sale.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-08-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,683
Posted By bigred715
My truck runs best about 60 to 62 to stay in 6th...

My truck runs best about 60 to 62 to stay in 6th gear. Sometimes I'll go to 70 to get by the string of trucks and keep out of the way of the 70+ crowd who are very impatient if you get in their way....
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-08-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By bigred715
My rims are 110 psi rims.

I didn't think my rims on my 3000RK were 110 psi rims until I took a rim off yesterday to change out my spare for one of my other damaged tires. Turned it over and lo-and -behold it was stamped 3750#...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-30-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,245
Posted By bigred715
How much just for the disc brakes?

How much just for the disc brakes?
Forum: Member News 06-30-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,444
Posted By bigred715
One of the reasons we moved from a 2 story to a...

One of the reasons we moved from a 2 story to a single home. New at some point it would be a problem getting up and down the stairs. Hopeful for a quick recovery. Old age isn't for wimps. I spend...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-23-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By bigred715
Extended Warranty on truck after 100,000 miles?

Added extended warranty on my 2007 Chevy 3500. Got bumper to bumper , 4 yrs or 125,000 miles. Truck only has 76,000 miles on it now. Can you get extended warranty on at least the drive train after...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 06-23-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By bigred715
Anyone using the BridgestondDuravis R500HD?

Going to need tires next spring on our 3000RK. Michelins will be 7 yrs old and Michelins just too expensive to replace. Any of you using the Bridgestone Duravis R500HD on their smaller trailers?
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 06-16-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By bigred715
Are you checking manufacture date of tires?

Since a lot of you are ordering the S637 Sailuns, are you checking the manufacture date on the tires. Whenever I bought tires from the dealer I had them show me the manufacture date before mounting....
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 06-09-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,380
Posted By bigred715
After the problems with the Goodyear Marathon...

After the problems with the Goodyear Marathon "bombs" I'll never own a Goodyear tire again. Too many other good choices out there.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 06-08-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,361
Posted By bigred715
S637 Sailuns under 110# pressure?

I have a 3000RK Montana with 80 psi rims. Can I put the S637 Sailuns on my trailer and run 80 psi without ruining tires? My trailer is carrying about 9760# on the axles. GVW of trailer is 14,220....
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-30-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,133
Posted By bigred715
Rich, I know you have extended warranty on your...

Rich, I know you have extended warranty on your unit. Was it necessary to contact Keystone, or could you have just contacted your warranty provider? Did Keystone help in getting dealership to find...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 05-25-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,260
Posted By bigred715
Like Rich, our 2007 3500 will due us just fine...

Like Rich, our 2007 3500 will due us just fine for our remaining travel days. It has 76,000 mile and like new. Really light on the GVW for a SRW, but will have to do for the next 5 to 7 yrs.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-25-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,686
Posted By bigred715
Ours came with 2 batteries and after 2 yrs one...

Ours came with 2 batteries and after 2 yrs one went bad. Replaced with same Interstate type. Later other one went bad and replaced with BiMart battery, so we have two different brands and different...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-23-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,829
Posted By bigred715
Yet, we still keep buying our rigs knowing that...

Yet, we still keep buying our rigs knowing that there are going to be all kind of problems. Nothing from the RV industry is going to change.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 05-15-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By bigred715
Have used a com-along in past to lift hitch and...

Have used a com-along in past to lift hitch and drive out from underneath. Letting it down the cable com-along skips some teeth making it tricky to lower down. Am considering getting a light weight...
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