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Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-08-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,723
Posted By Bad Moon
On my setup, I didn’t cut into the large filler...

On my setup, I didn’t cut into the large filler hose, instead, I plumbed into the 5/8” tank relief vent hose. Since I use a fuel pump instead of gravity feed, I tapped into the relief vent up close...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-06-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,430
Posted By Bad Moon
@Montana Man: exactly right. In fact it is...

@Montana Man: exactly right. In fact it is safer than a free-standing portable heater. As poorly insulated as these trailers are, on cold nights the furnace needs all the help it can get. We turn...
Forum: Repairs & Service 11-26-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,507
Posted By Bad Moon
Our HC uses the basement as a return air plenum. ...

Our HC uses the basement as a return air plenum. The basement is poorly insulated, having only a plywood panel between the storage space and the generator space at the front. The generator space is...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 11-22-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,334
Posted By Bad Moon
I believe all 3 brands work the same as my...

I believe all 3 brands work the same as my Silverado/Duramax/Allison. The transmission sends the fluid first to a heat exchanger in the radiator, then to a cooler then back to the sump. As your...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 11-18-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,042
Posted By Bad Moon
Not only does CA have the second highest gas and...

Not only does CA have the second highest gas and diesel fuel taxes, but they also add 2.25% sales tax on gas and a whopping 9.25% on diesel. All in addition to the 24.4% federal tax on Diesel. And...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 11-14-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,042
Posted By Bad Moon
Here in Southern Oregon, Reg, is about 3 bucks,...

Here in Southern Oregon, Reg, is about 3 bucks, Diesel about 25 cents more, except at Shell stations which sell B20 for just under $3.00. B20 in Oregon is exempt from state excise tax.
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 11-14-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,042
Posted By Bad Moon
A big chunk of it is going to pay for Jerry...

A big chunk of it is going to pay for Jerry Brown's high-speed rail boondoggle.:facepalm: Sure isn't fixing the roads. I-5 North of Bakersfield is responsible for knocking my HC's axles out of...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-14-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,052
Posted By Bad Moon
Ours fits perfectly inside our HC. Got the steps...

Ours fits perfectly inside our HC. Got the steps and the handrail to help my 90 year old mother in law. Works great!
Forum: Repairs & Service 11-12-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By Bad Moon
Too bad they didn't just build these rigs in...

Too bad they didn't just build these rigs in Pendelton in the first place! interestingly, our HC also left the factory missing the curb side bottom slide seal. Hope your DW is doing better now.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-10-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bad Moon
I see as many complaints about Monatanas as I do...

I see as many complaints about Monatanas as I do HCs. Probably because they are both built by the same “Amish Craftsmen”. 🤔
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-05-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 852
Posted By Bad Moon
4 gallons of antifreeze or 4 gallons of beer? :-)

4 gallons of antifreeze or 4 gallons of beer? :-)
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 11-05-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,723
Posted By Bad Moon
Finding a station with diesel isn’t a big deal. ...

Finding a station with diesel isn’t a big deal. Finding a station with diesel AND easy 5th wheel access IS a big deal, and when you do, it usually charges premium prices. Our truck only has a 26...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-05-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bad Moon
I’m with you, Renegade. Every time I take it to...

I’m with you, Renegade. Every time I take it to the dealer for repairs, it comes back (after 2 months) with more things wrong than when it went in. I am lucky in that I have adequate skills, and am...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-04-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 939
Posted By Bad Moon
Maybe Keystone should offer these Trailers as a...

Maybe Keystone should offer these Trailers as a DIY kit; that way we could assemble them correctly from the beginning.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-24-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,145
Posted By Bad Moon
Check out Fate Unbound on Youtube. David Hiser...

Check out Fate Unbound on Youtube. David Hiser has several how-to videos on how to size and install solar panels and related hardware. Here is one:...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-17-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,573
Posted By Bad Moon
Ordinarily, I hate government interference, but...

Ordinarily, I hate government interference, but this is acritical safety issue. Imagine if the fresh water tank (or God forbid, the black water tank) should let loose on the freeway, people could...
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 10-17-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,123
Posted By Bad Moon
A Class A pulling a TT would be a better...

A Class A pulling a TT would be a better solution. I've seen a few of those.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 10-06-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,117
Posted By Bad Moon
How did you get them to do THAT?

How did you get them to do THAT?
Forum: Maintenance 10-04-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,153
Posted By Bad Moon
Better get TWO cans; there at LOTS of gaps...

Better get TWO cans; there at LOTS of gaps between the front generator/battery compartment and both the basement and the propane storage area. Not just mice get in, but cold drafts and road dirt.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-04-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 576
Posted By Bad Moon
Whatever you do , be extra cautious when screwing...

Whatever you do , be extra cautious when screwing the table base down to the floor; some have used screws too long and penetrated the floor and gouged the vinyl floor covering on the main floor when...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-24-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,545
Posted By Bad Moon
It's a tankless job, but somebody has to do it....

It's a tankless job, but somebody has to do it. :whistling:
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-24-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 987
Posted By Bad Moon
Make sure your shackles haven't flipped at the...

Make sure your shackles haven't flipped at the equalizer. There are photos somewhere on here, do a search.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-16-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,099
Posted By Bad Moon
Besides the aforementioned washer lines, you...

Besides the aforementioned washer lines, you should also drain the water heater and sterilize the water lines. Do an internet search; it’s a common problem.
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-16-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,464
Posted By Bad Moon
Montana’s and HCs use some different components,...

Montana’s and HCs use some different components, primarily in the slides, but main issues on all the Keystone products is poor workmanship. Read the forums. Montana’s have plenty of problems too.
Forum: North America MOC / Western Region 09-15-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,568
Posted By Bad Moon
Gee thanks. We were trying to keep this place a...

Gee thanks. We were trying to keep this place a secret. Now it’s been “discovered”.
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