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Forum: Navigation Today, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By twindman
I drove this quite a few years back and I agree -...

I drove this quite a few years back and I agree - it is horrible. I forget where we stopped for gas in MS, but I was about to head north to catch I20 instead of I10. I spoke to someone filling up...
Forum: On the Road Again Today, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 399
Posted By twindman
If you are traveling from AZ area to LA via I10...

If you are traveling from AZ area to LA via I10 be careful on fuel. We were headed south on I5 and then I10 East to AZ. From some long gradual hill southbound near the north edge of the...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire Today, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 135
Posted By twindman
Here in AZ in August/Sept. I think gas prices had...

Here in AZ in August/Sept. I think gas prices had risen to within 5-10 cents of the diesel price. Now it is back to around 35-40.

I think the difference in some places is the state tax. We...
Forum: Maintenance 11-11-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 338
Posted By twindman
I agree with you - but since I don't have years...

I agree with you - but since I don't have years of practice I am stuck with ugly windows!:eek:
Forum: Maintenance 11-09-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 338
Posted By twindman
I used silicone to reseal my window frames. My...

I used silicone to reseal my window frames. My question is how did you guys get it on smoothly? Mine is very ugly because it wasn't a nice bead and the more I tried to smooth it the worse it got....
Forum: Maintenance 11-06-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By twindman
I have done this and don't remember any mess at...

I have done this and don't remember any mess at the bottom. I think maybe I only poured about a couple of tablespoons when I did it tho.
Forum: Maintenance 11-03-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By twindman
I had a 2006 2980 previously. Agree with jimcol...

I had a 2006 2980 previously. Agree with jimcol above. And somewhere I read you can just pour some gear oil or something like that down the top. The internal is a 20-25 inch screw drive shaft. ...
Forum: Maintenance 10-31-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 939
Posted By twindman
Could it be the latch itself that is stopping it...

Could it be the latch itself that is stopping it from closing? On mine, the latch gets sticky and doesn't slide back and forth easily and hence I have to slam the door hard. If I spray on Silicone...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 10-29-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,093
Posted By twindman
Boy, you guys that have the furnace only run 15...

Boy, you guys that have the furnace only run 15 minutes and off 30 got me beat! When in mountains and overnight low of around 30, my furnace ran about 10-12 minutes and then off 5 or 6. Killed my...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-28-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 279
Posted By twindman
I too live in Mesa, so if you need anything let...

I too live in Mesa, so if you need anything let me know.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-28-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By twindman
I have the smaller box. The only problem I have...

I have the smaller box. The only problem I have is water somehow gets inside. I can not see how rain on top would get in since the lid overlaps the sides so the water would have to go 'up' a little...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 10-22-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,093
Posted By twindman
If you start with a fully charge battery and turn...

If you start with a fully charge battery and turn on the furnace around 8 pm, it should last until 6 or 8 am. That is in 30 degree temps. I know because I used the lights from 4 to 8 and the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-19-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By twindman
I had a bad leg on one side on my 2006 Monty. I...

I had a bad leg on one side on my 2006 Monty. I had parked it on a driveway that sloped and didn't get the tires locked good. I think I had slightly bent the shaft of the leg. It only worked for...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-19-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By twindman
Maybe it took a while for the air to get pushed...

Maybe it took a while for the air to get pushed out and propane arrive at the furnace??
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-17-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,639
Posted By twindman
A cord on a remote kind of defeats the 'remote'...

A cord on a remote kind of defeats the 'remote' part. I have never seen one like this!!
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-10-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 961
Posted By twindman
I have read every post since 2006 and last week...

I have read every post since 2006 and last week was the first that mentioned a tank falling off.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-09-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By twindman
Satellite finder app

I have two. One on iphone one on Android. They seem to be 5-15 degrees different in the location of the satellites. Does anyone have any information in this regard?? I have been in areas with...
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-08-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 874
Posted By twindman
I did the exact thing carl n susan did. Was...

I did the exact thing carl n susan did. Was still going strong when I got a new trailer - after 6 or 8 years.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-07-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,081
Posted By twindman
I have always run a little water in thru the...

I have always run a little water in thru the backflush before dumping. Then I run it for 5 minutes with the valve closed - I think I timed it one time to estimate a fill rate - and finally dump that...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-06-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,469
Posted By twindman
If you change the regulator, remember to use the...

If you change the regulator, remember to use the 'special' gas tape on the threads, not standard water usage tape.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-06-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By twindman
I was one that had the cable catch during a...

I was one that had the cable catch during a U-turn. Fortunately it was on a non-busy street that was about 6 lanes wide. I was mostly on the other side with the back of the trailer in the center...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-04-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By twindman
Speaking of screw length, I find that hard to...

Speaking of screw length, I find that hard to determine. I don't think the floor is too thick, so the difference between too long and too short is small. If you don't get it attached too well, it...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-04-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 682
Posted By twindman
I had a cracked tank. When we were looking...

I had a cracked tank. When we were looking underneath after dropping the coraplast, I noticed the backwash hose connection to the tank was about ready to fall off! I hand tightened it and then...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-04-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,554
Posted By twindman
Carl, I have done all that. Early summer after...

Carl, I have done all that. Early summer after cleaning it would be good for 5-7 days. By the end of summer it was only a day or less. And I removed it and cleaned it the last time too. Hopefully...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 10-04-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,621
Posted By twindman
Ditto with what AZ Traveler said. I had a fast...

Ditto with what AZ Traveler said. I had a fast leak near El Paso - went down to 30 lb (in about 30 seconds) before I got stopped and to 0 in about 3-4 minutes stopped on an overpass with about 12...
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