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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Today, 07:29 PM
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Posted By BB_TX
We were doing 30-35 per year. But due to DW’s...

We were doing 30-35 per year. But due to DW’s mother’s (now 95) health issues, the last 3 yrs have been minimal due to DW not wanting to get to far away.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Today, 02:51 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By BB_TX
That rear cap is probably preassembled with...

That rear cap is probably preassembled with lights wired before being set aside waiting to install on the trailer near the end of final assembly. And the wires attached with what ever wire nuts are...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Today, 10:49 AM
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Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Today, 10:43 AM
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Posted By BB_TX
My valve failed years ago before I was aware of...

My valve failed years ago before I was aware of the frequent failures of those valves. The outlet nipple broke completely off. I was sure I had winterized the flush system, but that made me feel as...
Forum: Repairs & Service Yesterday, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,183
Posted By BB_TX
Someone posted today on Montana Owners Facebook...

Someone posted today on Montana Owners Facebook page of pictures of their broken front window. Didn’t know it until their next stop. Some one else mentioned theirs had 3 dings.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Yesterday, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 202
Posted By BB_TX
Touch a wire from pin 4 on your trailer cord...

Touch a wire from pin 4 on your trailer cord connector to pin 3 on the connector. Your trailer tail lights/running lights should turn on.
Touch the wire from pin 4 to pin 6. Your right turn/stop...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Yesterday, 05:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 202
Posted By BB_TX
You might also try using a jumper wire at your...

You might also try using a jumper wire at your trailer connector to test trailer wiring. Pin 4 is 12 vdc (battery). Pin 3 is tail and running lights. Pin 6 is right stop/turn. Pin 5 is left...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 158
Posted By BB_TX
You are correct. If the weather is warm/hot we...

You are correct.
If the weather is warm/hot we typically use electric only. But if the weather is cold and the incoming water is cold, we run both gas and electric simultaneously to improve...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-18-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,426
Posted By BB_TX
Here is one option. We were leaving on a trip and...

Here is one option. We were leaving on a trip and I did not have time to order an 80 amp. So I bought two 40 amp breakers and connected them in parallel (resulting in essentially the same as an 80)....
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 08-18-2018, 12:25 PM
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Posted By BB_TX
My only suggestion would be to go to RV.net where...

My only suggestion would be to go to RV.net where every brand is an SOB and ask those questions. Any brand specific forum is going to be biased toward that brand and would discourage discussions of...
Forum: Repairs & Service 08-17-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By BB_TX
I think the only way that would work well would...

I think the only way that would work well would be to install a home style tank toilet to get adequate water flow to clear all solids thru out the length of the pipe. That type toilet has a built in...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-15-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By BB_TX
Since your element checked good, the following...

Since your element checked good, the following are more possibilities reported in the past;
Bad thermostat/hi temp cutout (try pressing the reset button under the rubber cap)
Bad little black...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-14-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 578
Posted By BB_TX
In all the places we have been I only needed a 50...

In all the places we have been I only needed a 50 amp extension one time. But that time I had to have one. And I didn’t have one. Fortunately a park employee saw my dlemma and loaned me one. Bought...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 08-13-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By BB_TX
Glacier NP fires

Just saw this in case anyone headed that way.

Glacer NP fires (https://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/news/2018/08/12/saturday-lightning-starts-multiple-fires-montanas-glacier-park/972174002/)
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-12-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By BB_TX
Mine are always in when the trailer is not in use.

Mine are always in when the trailer is not in use.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-12-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By BB_TX
Owww! Owww! My brain hurts! :surrender:

Owww! Owww! My brain hurts! :surrender:
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-12-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 650
Posted By BB_TX
I would just drill out the hole. Looks like there...

I would just drill out the hole. Looks like there is adequate metal to do that without compromising its integrity.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 08-11-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,194
Posted By BB_TX
Just be careful if you ever remove the A/C...

Just be careful if you ever remove the A/C shroud! :eek:
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 08-11-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,463
Posted By BB_TX
First, I'll admit I have never towed our Monte...

First, I'll admit I have never towed our Monte with a DRW. But I have towed it with the SRW in 30 mph cross winds with higher gust, and barely know the wind is blowing until we stop and I get out and...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-08-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,348
Posted By BB_TX
Looks like the sewer hose storage compartment....

Looks like the sewer hose storage compartment. Should be the same key as your basement doors and fresh water door. Unless someone has changed some locks.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-08-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,426
Posted By BB_TX
I assume "tram Betty" should be Trombetta....

I assume "tram Betty" should be Trombetta. Trombetta is actually a company name, and the device is actually a reverse polarity contactor used to reverse the direction of the pump. Using Trombetta is...
Forum: Repairs & Service 08-08-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By BB_TX
We have been in some really heavy rains and, as...

We have been in some really heavy rains and, as far as I know, have never gotten any water into the receptacle. At least it has never been wet inside when I have disconnected. And I never screw the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-08-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 839
Posted By BB_TX
Or winterize even if you do remove the external...

Or winterize even if you do remove the external check valve. Here is pic of mine after winterizing (you can see the pink stuff in the flush lines and the shower lines). The flush line did not drain...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 08-07-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By BB_TX
You are correct. GVWR over 26,000 lbs puts you...

You are correct. GVWR over 26,000 lbs puts you into the Class A non-commercial license bracket. Fortunately, I am less than 26,000, so a Class C works for me. More info in the links below.
...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-07-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 839
Posted By BB_TX
Pulling dirty water from a black tank is highly...

Pulling dirty water from a black tank is highly unlikely, but theoretically possible. And if possible, someone will manage to do it. Easier to visualize when thinking of a home lawn sprinkler...
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