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Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-24-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By rmthelen
We had one come unlatched in a Forest River...

We had one come unlatched in a Forest River product in 2010 and when it opened the wind at highway speed removed it from our trailer. Ever since then, we secure the latch with a rubber band, no...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-10-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By rmthelen
Try to bypass the disconnect switch, it could be...

Try to bypass the disconnect switch, it could be faulty causing an open condition. Just guessing.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-09-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By rmthelen
Does your landing gear operate?

Does your landing gear operate?
Forum: Additions & Improvements 05-09-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,503
Posted By rmthelen
Brian, I just measured our 320 and it is 19...

Brian, I just measured our 320 and it is 19 11/16. Looks like you are safe to purchase and install.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 05-08-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,503
Posted By rmthelen
If all the dimensions you refer to in your post...

If all the dimensions you refer to in your post are accurate, the Dometic is only 1/8 inch higher than your current toilet. I think it would be worth taking a chance that the Dometic will fit and...
Forum: Maintenance 04-14-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By rmthelen
Seeing that you bought your unit used leads me to...

Seeing that you bought your unit used leads me to suspect that the front cap has been repaired and not prepped properly when it was clearcoated.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-07-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By rmthelen
Congratulations on the purchase of a Montana. It...

Congratulations on the purchase of a Montana. It is refreshing to hear of some positive experiences and I am sure there are many more of them that are never shared. Personally, we have owned 2...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-04-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,364
Posted By rmthelen
Our unit did the same identical thing when it was...

Our unit did the same identical thing when it was new, it was finally tracked down to a faulty thermostat. Thermostat mode is Dometic CCC2. I suspect that yours is the same.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-16-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,129
Posted By rmthelen
Do the people at Keystone actually listen to what...

Do the people at Keystone actually listen to what the customers would like to see in their units??????? I don't recall even one MOC member mention anything that even resembles this. It would seem to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-12-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,678
Posted By rmthelen
Welcome to the forum John. Yes, your truck will...

Welcome to the forum John. Yes, your truck will safely handle your trailer with room to spare. We have virtually the same trailer, 2013 3100RL and pull it with a 2004 Chevy crew cab short box which...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-05-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By rmthelen
I don't understand both a fresh water AND a city...

I don't understand both a fresh water AND a city water connection, do you know what the difference is? Does one go to the on board fresh water tank? The settings do appear to be correct so I don't...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-05-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By rmthelen
There should be a dedicated connection for...

There should be a dedicated connection for winterizing. It appears that you are connected to the fresh water connection............look for another. There should be a total of 3. 1 for the...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 02-28-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,859
Posted By rmthelen
I have the Timbren overloads on mine and they...

I have the Timbren overloads on mine and they work great, check them out at "timbren.com." Once installed, they are trouble free and do the job.If I read your post correctly, these will support your...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 02-10-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,291
Posted By rmthelen
Have used kn filters for the past 25+ years in...

Have used kn filters for the past 25+ years in both my trucks and motorcycles and am more than pleased, will continue. It is essential that they be cleaned and oiled at least annually, more often if...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-29-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,962
Posted By rmthelen
I would say that it is a personal choice and...

I would say that it is a personal choice and dependent on how much you travel or plan to travel with your unit. I would think that for short weekend local trips it would not pay, BUT, that would be...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-26-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 797
Posted By rmthelen
My experience with Kool Seal roof coating is that...

My experience with Kool Seal roof coating is that it does in fact seal small cracks and helps to keep the RV cooler on hot sunny days.........NOTE: Not trying to start a major dispute, only...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-26-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,076
Posted By rmthelen
The fresh water tank is filled by connecting the...

The fresh water tank is filled by connecting the hose to the city water connection and turning the lever in the convenience center to "fill". WELCOME TO MOC.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-21-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By rmthelen
The awning fabric on our 2013 Montana 3100 is 15...

The awning fabric on our 2013 Montana 3100 is 15 feet, it is almost 16 feet support arm to support arm. I just ordered a new one today so the measurement is very fresh in my mind.
Forum: Maintenance 01-21-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,381
Posted By rmthelen
We have the Dometic 320 and really like it...

We have the Dometic 320 and really like it although lately the water pressure during flush has been very low and volume of water is also not as much as it was. Does anyone have any idea what would be...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-19-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,200
Posted By rmthelen
Another vote for hydraulic......Never had...

Another vote for hydraulic......Never had electric and sure do like the hydraulic.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-16-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,649
Posted By rmthelen
Here is my opinion.....Electricity is my choice...

Here is my opinion.....Electricity is my choice as it is delivered to me and I don't have to carry it and install it. II would also bet at $3.50 a gallon, it is also the most economical. If the temps...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-13-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,787
Posted By rmthelen
At the fall rally in Goshen I learned that to...

At the fall rally in Goshen I learned that to convert to disc brakes I also needed to install a new compatible brake controller as mine would not activate the system. No problem, just replace you...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 01-13-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,664
Posted By rmthelen
It seems to me that you need to have your slides...

It seems to me that you need to have your slides adjusted as this is not a normal situation. It is even possible that you have a unit that the seals were not installed or installed improperly.
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-13-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By rmthelen
Welcome, you will learn that joining MOC is one...

Welcome, you will learn that joining MOC is one of the better decisions you have made and this forum is a great learning tool.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-11-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By rmthelen
If possible, spend the money for the 6 point auto...

If possible, spend the money for the 6 point auto leveling system. We have had it for the last 6 years and we use our Montana about 6 months of the year and I can't imagine life without levelup.
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