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Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-23-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By RRman
Maybe provide some more details about removing...

Maybe provide some more details about removing the Vinyl and how LONG this effort took?
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-23-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,366
Posted By RRman
And that's why I'm keeping my 2005 Big Sky Just...

And that's why I'm keeping my 2005 Big Sky
Just hope not too many Campgrounds insist on a 10 year old rule...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-18-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,510
Posted By RRman
By Black and Gray tank probes work most of the...

By Black and Gray tank probes work most of the time. After last draining and in storage they usually go to Empty.
Gray flushes itself
Black usually gets 3-4 Fill and Flushes for weekly dumps.
i...
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-18-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,556
Posted By RRman
Where does one find USA Timken made bearings? I...

Where does one find USA Timken made bearings?
I don't recall seeing any source info on the bearings I've bought from E-Trailer.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 10-10-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,461
Posted By RRman
I recommend Michelin XPS Ribs or Bridgestone...

I recommend Michelin XPS Ribs or Bridgestone Durarvis R250 as heavy/sturdy tires. None have failed me so far.
However, I lost an entire WHEEL last summer and I had to cut my Skirt Wrap off as half...
Forum: Maintenance 10-02-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,549
Posted By RRman
I replaced my Black Tank Summer 2018. It had...

I replaced my Black Tank Summer 2018. It had cracked about 3/4 of the way around the outlet fitting (Honey Wagon suction with a VERY full tank the likely cause) and my less than ideal Plastimend fix...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-15-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,968
Posted By RRman
On my 05 Montana, ONLY the Hydraulic Slideouts...

On my 05 Montana, ONLY the Hydraulic Slideouts and Ceiling Fan have not broken (moving parts). Getting ready to redo the Toilet Seals for the first time. On our 4th AC unit...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-28-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,439
Posted By RRman
I wonder how this happens too. I lost a...

I wonder how this happens too. I lost a Tire/Wheel/Hub last summer on I-59 in "nowhere" AL but within 45 minutes of Gadsden AL and a Mobile RV guy there keeps his afternoons free for emergencies...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-14-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,347
Posted By RRman
Check out the "Dry" empty weight of your selected...

Check out the "Dry" empty weight of your selected Tires. Tire Rack.com, etc.
I only run Michelin XPS Rib and Bridgestone Duravis R 250 LT tires now.
The heaviest (more rubber) AND most expensive...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-12-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,194
Posted By RRman
This is why I ignore my DW when she says we need...

This is why I ignore my DW when she says we need a new one (our Big Sky was built in Oct 2004 - now we're one of the older RVs wherever we camp).
I added Joyrider Shocks 3 years ago. Great ride...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-06-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,417
Posted By RRman
Hmm.. Maybe half of my wet bolts take grease...

Hmm..
Maybe half of my wet bolts take grease anytime I try to grease them.
When I had the wet bolts installed by dealer after 3 or 4 years of RV travel use based on the old advice the OEM plastic...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 05-20-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,414
Posted By RRman
May want to try a Mobile Welder - get...

May want to try a Mobile Welder - get recommendation from local RV repair place?
Pothole busted my front Frame and RV Repair Center (Dallas TX) sent Mobile Welder who had worked on MANY busted...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2019, 09:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,355
Posted By RRman
That's why we haven't traded in our 05 3670 Big...

That's why we haven't traded in our 05 3670 Big Sky - No Island and separate sizable toilet room all accessible with the Slides in.
No new Floorplans we've seen are like it. Some Islands are so...
Forum: Maintenance 01-14-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,172
Posted By RRman
My 05 has rods, not cables.

My 05 has rods, not cables.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-19-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,105
Posted By RRman
We've been using the SAME Apartment Size Top...

We've been using the SAME Apartment Size Top Freezer (Traditional) Residential Fridge in our Montana since I purchased it used 11 years ago and installed it myself.
40K miles later, including roads...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-04-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,250
Posted By RRman
Its too bad LOW BID drives this industry! WH...

Its too bad LOW BID drives this industry!
WH with minimum acceptable wiring and cheapest lowest rated rocker switch.
Front Jacks with one motor, a plastic gearbox and jackshaft to the other leg.
...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-04-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,250
Posted By RRman
Yup, Similar thing happened to mine. Only the...

Yup, Similar thing happened to mine. Only the spiral wires from the Wire nut were left. Lousy Breaker did not trip so I got a smoky melted Styrofoam that set off the Smoke Detector indicator of...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 11-03-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,338
Posted By RRman
Hmm... Regarding opposing tire internal damage....

Hmm...
Regarding opposing tire internal damage.
I've had a few catastrophic tire failures in 11 years of traveling and don't recall the opposing tire failing anytime soon thereafter or at all...
...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-01-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By RRman
I got an entire set of 4 wheels FREE from TREDIT...

I got an entire set of 4 wheels FREE from TREDIT after two of the original wheels on my Fiver cracked/or leaked - maybe 8 years ago.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 11-01-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,338
Posted By RRman
Possibly another consideration is how "sturdy"/...

Possibly another consideration is how "sturdy"/ heavy the empty tire is.
I discovered Michelin XPS Ribs and Bridgestone Duravis R250 Tires weigh MUCH more than other tires of the same size. "More...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-28-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By RRman
Tredit support

I "catastrophically lost an entire Hub wheel and Tire this Spring
I was able to procure a "similar" wheel from Tredit - they did not suggest getting two. They also did not have the Center Cap for...
Forum: Maintenance 09-30-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,059
Posted By RRman
I like the powerful Hydraulic slide outs on my 05...

I like the powerful Hydraulic slide outs on my 05 3670. Also enjoy Slide Toppers to prevent any major water intrusion. Have had to replace the Toppers once so far. The main awning is now the Third...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-26-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,036
Posted By RRman
EMS and Suspension upgrade

Our Surgeguard has found 4 bad RV Campsite Pedestals in 10 years.
We're 9 month/year "Part-Timers" so maybe that's why...

Recently added "JoyRider" Shock System to replace the OEM Shocks and the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-23-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 100
Sticky: Black tank info
Views: 56,969
Posted By RRman
UPDATE on "DITY Black Tank Replacement Thread" ...

UPDATE on "DITY Black Tank Replacement Thread"
Finally received my Tank last week from RV&Van surplus. Manufacturer is "TravelStar".
Appeared to be identical, however installation resulted in the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-23-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,339
Posted By RRman
UPDATE Finally received my Tank last week from...

UPDATE
Finally received my Tank last week from RV&Van surplus. Manufacturer is "TravelStar".
Appeared to be identical, however installation resulted in the removable bracket having to lowered...
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