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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-16-2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 316
Posted By speedster100
We have had our 2015 3790RD since 2015, first...

We have had our 2015 3790RD since 2015, first layout we've had in eight 5 wheels that we haven't wanted to change something in the layout. Our 2015 has some things that the newer ones don't such as...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-06-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By speedster100
Check out a 2015 model 3790 or 3791 as the pantry...

Check out a 2015 model 3790 or 3791 as the pantry came with pull out drawers... Same for storage areas under the Theatre seating as well... Also have the hamper in the bedroom & a much larger sink in...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By speedster100
Low point drains, before winterizing open the...

Low point drains, before winterizing open the valves and drain the water from the lines. Works best if you open a tap inside, then drain your hot water tank of water. The perform the winterizing as...
Forum: Maintenance 09-30-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 942
Posted By speedster100
Not sure, I did have a check valve not seating...

Not sure, I did have a check valve not seating properly this year that let the anti-freeze leak out the hot water tank. Still got a weak stream at the sink in kitchen until jug emptied out.

On...
Forum: Maintenance 09-26-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By speedster100
Ya I pulled off a panel wall under the front...

Ya I pulled off a panel wall under the front counter/cupboard area in the kitchen this morning and found the hot water tank. Used a 11/16 inch deep socket on an impact gun to take it out of the end...
Forum: Maintenance 09-25-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By speedster100
Thanks.... I had the panel off as I changed out...

Thanks.... I had the panel off as I changed out the by-pass valve (cheap plastic and figured it might have been passing.) just looked and I can see the hot water tank however the furnace is in...
Forum: Maintenance 09-25-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By speedster100
Winterizing issue....

So it was a warmish day today, bit of drizzle but a good day I thought to winterize the Monty as we aren't leaving for Florida until November likely ...

So as I have in the past couple of years,...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-11-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,892
Posted By speedster100
Our experience was just the opposite to below.....

Our experience was just the opposite to below.. Had Keystone products (several 5'ers) went to another brand after reading forums, reviews & much research. Ordered full paint, all toys and took...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-05-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By speedster100
I always inspect twice a year the roof seams on...

I always inspect twice a year the roof seams on the ends and sides, all the spots where the rubber membrane was cut to facilitate a vent, antenna and related, generally clean and apply new dicor self...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-30-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By speedster100
On pretty much all the time ..... Use it all...

On pretty much all the time ..... Use it all summer & then head for Florida in the late fall and we just leave it all in there. Used to shut it down during winter at same time we winterized the...
Forum: Repairs & Service 08-08-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,791
Posted By speedster100
gear boxes are known to fail, gear driving slide...

gear boxes are known to fail, gear driving slide out strips, will come in fine. my sister had hers fixed with my spare today. i carry a spare now.... chinese crap.
Forum: Repairs & Service 08-08-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,791
Posted By speedster100
We have the 3790RD and the same thing in same...

We have the 3790RD and the same thing in same spot is happening on the dining room table slide side. It's just a moisture barrier from what I can see so I was thinking I'd just paint the exposed...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-27-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,607
Posted By speedster100
The slides that keep stopping and then start back...

The slides that keep stopping and then start back up are likely the result of the circuit breaker being weak/overheated. Many on this site and others upgraded the original hydrualic pump supply...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-25-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,755
Posted By speedster100
You can have a great dealer, with great after...

You can have a great dealer, with great after sales service that suddenly changes gears and becomes your worst nightmare due in part to the changing of staff. Very recently had the pleasure of...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-24-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By speedster100
So use awning cleaner but same system applies,...

So use awning cleaner but same system applies, mix it up put it on the top of the awning good and heavy then roll it up and wait 30 minutes, roll it back out and rinse. Works !
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-24-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,331
Posted By speedster100
We have CAA or AAA in the USA that also covers...

We have CAA or AAA in the USA that also covers the towing of the 5'er if required, its a little more money but worth the peace of mind. Thankfully haven't needed to use it but it is there if required.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-24-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By speedster100
All pretty minor issues, pretty standard...

All pretty minor issues, pretty standard regardless of which brand or how much you pay for them. Really a crooked toilet seat ??? fix the loose bolts, trim falling off, standard on all, they tack it...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-05-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,089
Posted By speedster100
If your cables are getting frayed I suspect they...

If your cables are getting frayed I suspect they have jumped out of the guide wheels of at least one or two, they are on all 4 corners of the slide.

These cable systems have been around for...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-03-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,254
Posted By speedster100
The electric in the Hot water heater draws...

The electric in the Hot water heater draws considerable current and I've had the same issues while on 50amp. Trying to run the hot water heater and an AC usually trips a breaker, not usually the one...
Forum: Maintenance 07-02-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By speedster100
Thank the cheap Chinese metal gears, they are...

Thank the cheap Chinese metal gears, they are crap. They know there are issues with them but they continue to source them due to price point... Most are failing after a year or two and the warranty...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-01-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By speedster100
So does it stay cold when boon docking on propane...

So does it stay cold when boon docking on propane ? (not plugged into electric). If so it sounds like an issue with wind blowing out the flame which could be due to poor flame all the time being...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-09-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,679
Posted By speedster100
Good for you to care, but that is you ! As I...

Good for you to care, but that is you ! As I said I can buy weight for my truck that puts it way beyond what the spec's are, I pay for it every year when I renew my license plates.

The trucks...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-09-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,679
Posted By speedster100
Don't weigh because I don't care, its an RV and...

Don't weigh because I don't care, its an RV and therefore exempt from the regulations that restrict commercial applications. You drive by the scales, Why ? Because they don't give a rats arse about...
Forum: Polls 06-06-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,267
Posted By speedster100
Try boon docking for a week with your residential...

Try boon docking for a week with your residential fridge........ not going to happen without running a generator for hours to charge the battery's and pissing off your neighbors. That is why we...
Forum: Repairs & Service 06-05-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By speedster100
The way they are making them today and with the...

The way they are making them today and with the new appliances and multiple slides I think it is a good expense buying the extended warranty. We also had a slide motor replaced, so half the money...
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