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Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 06-19-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By twindman
We are headed there in a few weeks. Our third...

We are headed there in a few weeks. Our third time in the area. First time I stayed at a different place, but when looking for it, we accidently pulled in at Longhorn. It looked interesting so the...
Forum: Repairs & Service 06-17-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 255
Posted By twindman
I think there are 2 things to do and both are...

I think there are 2 things to do and both are pretty easy as far as I can tell. First, when you take the vent off, see if it has a inch or more plastic circling around the vent. If so saw off a...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-16-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By twindman
When we first started, I had free truck insurance...

When we first started, I had free truck insurance from Chevy for the first year. Also, I had STate farm on both. Plus we had AAA. We got a flat (actually a big buldge on the tire). It was...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 06-14-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,602
Posted By twindman
Question New regulations for sewer outlets?

I was talking to a rv park owner yesterday. He said there is a new (government?) regulation that all new rvs, trailers, etc must have the sewer outlet at the rear of the unit.
I have noticed that...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-07-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 4,935
Posted By twindman
I guess I wasn't clear. A 3500 (SRW or are they...

I guess I wasn't clear. A 3500 (SRW or are they all DWR?) would have 5000 lb capacity, I would think. Unfortunately for me, I thought they were way more expensive and went with a 2500 - but cost is...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-07-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 4,935
Posted By twindman
There are many cons to DRW but the only plus I...

There are many cons to DRW but the only plus I can figure is the blowout possibility and perhaps better stopping with the extra 2 tires on the ground. First comment I will make is: "What is the pin...
Forum: Repairs & Service 06-06-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By twindman
Agree with Rohrmann above. However, I just went...

Agree with Rohrmann above. However, I just went to my dealer and bought what I needed. Actually I bought enough for several slides and some extra. Several places were starting to tear through.
Forum: Maintenance 06-05-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By twindman
Duh!! Me Dumb. Finally checked convenience...

Duh!! Me Dumb. Finally checked convenience center and there it is - a nice bypass switch! Now I can sleep better!!!!!!
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-04-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 159
Posted By twindman
I am goal oriented. So when we retired 12 years...

I am goal oriented. So when we retired 12 years ago our goal was to see every U.S. National Park. We finished up 2 years ago. Of course we didn't get to the one in Hawaii or 5 of the 7 in Alaska,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-04-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By twindman
Just remember that some led's interfere with...

Just remember that some led's interfere with radio signals (and others?). I think the better ones don't bother much, but I think I heard someone that even had good ones that messed stuff up.
Forum: Maintenance 06-03-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By twindman
From the lack of responses, am I wrong that the...

From the lack of responses, am I wrong that the Montana line has hot water heater bypass valves?
Forum: Maintenance 06-02-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By twindman
water heater bypass

I have a 2013 Mountaineer. Does it have a water heater bypass and if so, where is it? Unless it is behind the basement panel, I don't know where it would be.
It seems like there is a slow drip...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 05-30-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By twindman
I have the Pathways and a 211z(I think). It...

I have the Pathways and a 211z(I think). It works fine. Only problem is it runs power to the dish via the coax cable. And I think there is some wierd splitter inside the trailer near the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-30-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 997
Posted By twindman
I had same problem and did what Rohrmann did -...

I had same problem and did what Rohrmann did - new plug and right angle adapter.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-30-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By twindman
Agree with Carl n Susan on everything. Had the...

Agree with Carl n Susan on everything. Had the same problem. I replaced the reset switch and it was still working only part of the time. Finally had dealer check it and replace the switch whether...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-29-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,196
Posted By twindman
I kind of like these. If you happen to park...

I kind of like these. If you happen to park right next to a swimming pool or lake, you can get a nice high dive into the water. :D
Forum: Insurance 05-28-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,521
Posted By twindman
I have had sf for at least 30 years (12 on...

I have had sf for at least 30 years (12 on Monty). They have always been good. However, we just had a $900 accident (on other vehicle) and lose our 'forgiveness' (which means no increase in price)...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-27-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,206
Posted By twindman
Kyle and Lisa, are you still running over curbs...

Kyle and Lisa, are you still running over curbs when turning, etc? haha It took me over a year before I finally figured things out - and my unit was only 34 feet long. I can just imagine starting...
Forum: Navigation 05-27-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By twindman
I travel this area every year or two (and have...

I travel this area every year or two (and have for 12 years now). Either highway 14 or 16 will work. Do not take 14A unless you really want to test yourself with mountain driving and have a VERY...
Forum: Camping Clubs within MOC 05-23-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By twindman
If you want full hookups and are longer than 34...

If you want full hookups and are longer than 34 feet or so, you are out of luck in the park itself. I squeezed into a site several years ago at the Fishing Bridge campground when I had a 34 foot...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-21-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 821
Posted By twindman
My bathroom sink drains straight into the black...

My bathroom sink drains straight into the black tank. Not sure if intentional, but I followed the pipe from the floor to the tank.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 05-21-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By twindman
A question for those with a tankless heater - IS...

A question for those with a tankless heater - IS there a gas option with this too? What do you do if you are without 30 or 50 amp service?
Thanks.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-21-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By twindman
Somewhere there must be a reservoir tank for the...

Somewhere there must be a reservoir tank for the fluid. When the slides extend, it is used in the cylinders - when retracted it fills back into the tank. both my trailers had the tank right beside...
Forum: Maintenance 05-20-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 842
Posted By twindman
I heard several people on here recommend...

I heard several people on here recommend sharkbite. Also the guy at Home Depot loved them and said he wished they have been invented 50 years ago!! HD had a demo pex pipe on the wall with a shark...
Forum: Repairs & Service 05-19-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By twindman
Mine was a plastic one under the sink. Was...

Mine was a plastic one under the sink. Was getting little spray from the tank flush. Took the valve apart and simply removed the little plastic ball inside. Works great now. Should use an...
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