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Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-06-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By masterdrago
No. You can use the attached chart from page 81...

No. You can use the attached chart from page 81 of their service manual. Use the Industry Part Number and purchase from where you want. I found the Timkin had the same numbers on AMZN. The axle tag #...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-02-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 678
Posted By masterdrago
Red? Mine is mostly clear but in the manual from...

Red? Mine is mostly clear but in the manual from LCI, it says on page 9 "to use Type A (ATF). ATF with Dexron III or Mercon 5 or a blend of both is recommended by Lippert Components Inc. For use in...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-02-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,537
Posted By masterdrago
We have just begun having to watch that now that...

We have just begun having to watch that now that the county has repaved our road. The drop into the ditch across from our driveway is deeper now so the angle between the top of the truck bed and...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-02-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By masterdrago
You may discover that there will be a large...

You may discover that there will be a large difference with the freezers inside temperature when traveling 8-10 hours in 40 degree weather vs 100 degree weather. This just means there is no rush to...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-29-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,246
Posted By masterdrago
I agree that most cable has really small and...

I agree that most cable has really small and slippery fittings. Those grips look really nice but pricey. Get his grips then buy the 50' of cable at...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-29-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,246
Posted By masterdrago
I know your pain. The recent cable and short...

I know your pain. The recent cable and short jumpers I ordered came with grippy connectors so I will not have to struggle getting the stuff tied together. I'll be much happier.

...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 10-28-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By masterdrago
You might check with...

You might check with https://rvsafety.com/schedule. But give Trey & Susan Selman an email because their schedule is constantly changing. Click on Central Texas for the contact page. They might have...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-28-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,246
Posted By masterdrago
I got from AMZN - MOR/RYDE REEL56009H Economy...

I got from AMZN - MOR/RYDE REEL56009H Economy Easy Reel Spooler $80. It holds my 35 footer that came with the 5r. I just lay the extra 25' extension inside the back drivers side compartment next to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-27-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By masterdrago
When I was last in the dealer a few weeks ago, I...

When I was last in the dealer a few weeks ago, I asked the service manager, whom we are close to, what his biggest warranty repair was. Blinds were 2nd under slide motors.
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-27-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,246
Posted By masterdrago
I played with one of those at HD but everyone I...

I played with one of those at HD but everyone I picked up had a stiff spot every turn which I thought might make it hard to hang onto once it gets heavy with cable. The one I got can be set firmly on...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-25-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,246
Posted By masterdrago
Storing That Mess of RG-6 Cable

What method do you guys use to wind up your RG-6 cable which can be as much as 100' long. I'm going to have to use 50' or so of the dual messenger RG-6 and it can get rather unruly. I found one of...
Forum: Maintenance 10-25-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By masterdrago
Ours was leaking out the top the day we picked it...

Ours was leaking out the top the day we picked it up - Oct 31, 2017. Holiday World replaced it during my PDI. I purchased a Marshall Excelsior MEGR-9984 2-Stage Automatic Regulatorfrom AMZN to toss...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-25-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,370
Posted By masterdrago
We swapped out all six of the Rodian HTX after...

We swapped out all six of the Rodian HTX after having two tread separations on our new Ram @~20k miles! Had Discount Tire install 6 Bridgestone Dueler LTH.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-25-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By masterdrago
Definitely found two seals that had leaked the...

Definitely found two seals that had leaked the first time I inspected the brakes and bearings on our two year old 3791.
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-25-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,197
Posted By masterdrago
It was a total of 1+ tube total to grease all...

It was a total of 1+ tube total to grease all eight bearings manually. One tube would have not been enough. The Valvoline SynPower Synthetic Automotive Grease was dark and seemed thick compared to...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-24-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
We will. Just not now. I, for one feel a learning...

We will. Just not now. I, for one feel a learning experience is knowledge that I might never have had if I just pay someone to do all my crXp. And yes, it can be frustrating for a 60+yo fart. We do...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-24-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
With the hook up shown in the image, I've got...

With the hook up shown in the image, I've got signal strength of 52-55 on all three sats (110, 119, & 129). If I split it with the separator shown in the pix (separator was on the back of my...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-23-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
Saw one used on ebay for $98 starting bid with 5...

Saw one used on ebay for $98 starting bid with 5 days to go and no returns!! . I'm "Just Okay" with ebay. And that Super Buddy thing looks complicated and the new one with correct module will be...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-23-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
We looked at that system when we first got our 5r...

We looked at that system when we first got our 5r 2 years ago. Our neighbor had one on his Cardinal. I really liked the concept with HD viewing on more than one sat at a time. Problem I saw was the...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-23-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
I'm hearing all over the help forums that it is...

I'm hearing all over the help forums that it is critical to have the tripod level and the mast plumb. I'm also discovering that getting aligned using a compass is fraught with issues. Namely ...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-22-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
I may not be RIGHT on but I'm danged close....

I may not be RIGHT on but I'm danged close. Tripod is level and the mast etching is pointing at 218 magnetic. Dish is alligned with that etching. The elevation is set at 46 using the little one...
Forum: Let Us Entertain You 10-22-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,409
Posted By masterdrago
Anyone know what this means? I've got the cable...

Anyone know what this means? I've got the cable run from the 1000.2 to my 1st Wally. The cable test good all the way. I've got the dish pointed per dishpointer.com at 218.2 magnetic while taking the...
Forum: Navigation 10-21-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 699
Posted By masterdrago
Through La. you'll need to find the right speed...

Through La. you'll need to find the right speed that does not make you feel like you're on a galloping horse. It's a strange balance to counteract the bounce dance.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-21-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By masterdrago
Ditto on this. Those freezers draw maybe 100...

Ditto on this. Those freezers draw maybe 100 watts so can piggy back on the same output as the reefer.
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-21-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,455
Posted By masterdrago
Just don't order brake rotors or drums from...

Just don't order brake rotors or drums from there. The shipping will kill ya.
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