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Forum: Navigation Today, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By mhs4771
We missed that trip a few years ago when we were...

We missed that trip a few years ago when we were there at the beginning of June as it was still closed with an 80' Snow Drift blocking the road. We need to go back so we can do it.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Today, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 67
Posted By mhs4771
Just talked to the Norco (parent of BAL) while...

Just talked to the Norco (parent of BAL) while they were replacing our motor and gear box on our '16 SOB. Seems that had a couple of years, like maybe '16 & '17, of bad gear boxes, but might depend...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing Today, 07:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 565
Posted By mhs4771
If we lived in a perfect world and all roads and...

If we lived in a perfect world and all roads and driveways were perfectly level with each other it would be true that you wouldn't need a slider. BUT, we don't and when the TV twist one way and the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-09-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 168
Posted By mhs4771
Don't know about any "Surge", but depends, I...

Don't know about any "Surge", but depends, I believe Fords have a relay that only connects the Trucks battery system for the RV when the truck key is on, while GMs 12V line to the RV is always hot,...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-08-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By mhs4771
Ditto what everyone said!!

Ditto what everyone said!!
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-08-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,406
Posted By mhs4771
Thanks to this Forum, I learned about the China...

Thanks to this Forum, I learned about the China Bombs and upgraded the tires on our Monty before we had too many miles or a blow-out.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-08-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,087
Posted By mhs4771
We had a Never-r-Cold in our last unit, could...

We had a Never-r-Cold in our last unit, could keep the fridge section around 32, but the freezer would only get to 18, cold enough to freeze things and make Ice Cubes, but not keep Ice Cream Firm....
Forum: Maintenance 07-05-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By mhs4771
Most important thing is to make sure it will...

Most important thing is to make sure it will clear the slides, especially if you have opposing slides. Our previous SOB wasn't designed well for the ceiling fan, thus the blades had to be in the...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-03-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,399
Posted By mhs4771
We run at 63 and try to limit a days travel to...

We run at 63 and try to limit a days travel to 250 miles plus/minus a little, we're running about 29K GCVW
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-02-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,414
Posted By mhs4771
Fuel mileage towing a heavy fifth wheel is very...

Fuel mileage towing a heavy fifth wheel is very much like fish stories.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-02-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,236
Posted By mhs4771
I know you don't have an on-board, but you said...

I know you don't have an on-board, but you said your Genny was a 6500. Just showing that a 5500 can run two 15K ACs without an issue.
Forum: On the Road Again 07-02-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,001
Posted By mhs4771
I carry a few pieces of 2"X10" squares and will...

I carry a few pieces of 2"X10" squares and will use them under the jack pads where needed to prevent the "Out of Stroke" error.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-02-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By mhs4771
The only issue I have with my '18 Chevy is that...

The only issue I have with my '18 Chevy is that the computer doesn't sense any fuel being used by the main tank, so after approx 100 miles it generates a code and causes the dash fuel guage to drop...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-02-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,255
Posted By mhs4771
We've got 30K plus miles on our Residential...

We've got 30K plus miles on our Residential Fridge and not a single hicup.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-02-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,236
Posted By mhs4771
We have an on-board 5.5K Onan and it has no...

We have an on-board 5.5K Onan and it has no problems running our two 15K ACs with power to spare.
Forum: Repairs & Service 07-01-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 211
Posted By mhs4771
To each their own. I run our fan on High because...

To each their own. I run our fan on High because we don't like the change from quiet to AC, easier for us to just get used to the sound of the high fan, especially at night when trying to sleep.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-01-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 690
Posted By mhs4771
Under a heavy load the Hydraulic Pump can draw...

Under a heavy load the Hydraulic Pump can draw near 80 amps, thus many members have changed to an 80 breaker. Montana is not alone with this problem as we had an SOB that had the same issue with an...
Forum: Maintenance 06-30-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 855
Posted By mhs4771
There is a HUGE difference between the Hydraulic...

There is a HUGE difference between the Hydraulic Level System and the Electric Ground Control System. Friends had the Ground Control 2.0 on their Jayco and would never get all the jacks touching the...
Forum: Maintenance 06-29-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 855
Posted By mhs4771
Back when TrailAir developed the Level-Up System...

Back when TrailAir developed the Level-Up System they had a Poster on the wall of the Shop advertising the ability to use the system to change a tire, but once bought out by Lippert the Legal Eagles...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 06-29-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,069
Posted By mhs4771
We have found some places in Canada that have...

We have found some places in Canada that have very high water pressure, like close to 100 psi, so a water regulator is a must.
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 06-28-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,731
Posted By mhs4771
James, have you thought about FMCA or Escapees? ...

James, have you thought about FMCA or Escapees? Maybe one of those groups could take up the cause.
Forum: North American MOC/Northeast Region 06-28-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 17
2018 Rally: Great job!
Views: 905
Posted By mhs4771
Having stayed there several times with our GS...

Having stayed there several times with our GS Chapter, did anyone arrive after dark and think you were going to drive right into the Lake on the last down grade, just before the road went to the...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 06-28-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,731
Posted By mhs4771
I'll just add this: We have reservations at...

I'll just add this: We have reservations at Golden Hill State Park on Lake Ontario in Western New York. When making my reservation I have to lie and say I'm only 40' instead of our actual 43'. But...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-28-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,261
Posted By mhs4771
Personal Friends have the Tire Minder and had a...

Personal Friends have the Tire Minder and had a blow-out and didn't even know until a passing car waved them down. Their monitor still said everything was normal.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-24-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,261
Posted By mhs4771
Just installed a TST 507 system to replace my...

Just installed a TST 507 system to replace my piece of crap Tire Trakker. So far loving the TST.
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