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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-23-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 704
Posted By laverdur
Check with Denver Mattress if you have one near...

Check with Denver Mattress if you have one near you. We got a great deal on a residential queen there and it fits perfectly.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-23-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,699
Posted By laverdur
Never experienced high voltage but I have...

Never experienced high voltage but I have experienced low voltage. My Surge Guard 50 amp hardwired surge protector shut the electrical supply down before any components could be damaged I've also...
Forum: Maintenance 02-19-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By laverdur
This can happen if your slide is not centered in...

This can happen if your slide is not centered in the opening. With the slide extended, measure from the side of the slide to the edge of the opening at the front and at the back. If the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-09-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 835
Posted By laverdur
I upgraded the factory receiver assembly on my...

I upgraded the factory receiver assembly on my Monty from 1.25" x 1.25" to 2.0" x 2.0". The receiver assembly is bolted to a "U" bracket that is welded to the Monty I beam. When I removed the...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 02-09-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 600
Posted By laverdur
I'm using FF 72.0.2 (64 bit) without problems. ...

I'm using FF 72.0.2 (64 bit) without problems. When was the last time you did a cleanup on your computer? One simple fix that can resolve many browser problems is to clean up the browsing &...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 02-09-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,634
Posted By laverdur
The OP is from someone in Florida. Florida is...

The OP is from someone in Florida. Florida is one state that will pull over a rig if it appears to be overloaded and check the weights. While a 3/4 ton might be able to move the 5er, how far will...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 01-29-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By laverdur
I wired my camera to get power from the backup...

I wired my camera to get power from the backup lights. If you only want the camera to come on when you are reversing, this is a relatively easy job to get the power. The signal cable is a different...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-19-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By laverdur
After several failed attempts to get a switch...

After several failed attempts to get a switch from the electrical supplier I just gave up. Pass&Seymour makes a tool for pressing the wires onto the spikes. I'm sure the tool is not cheap. There...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-19-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By laverdur
Ceiling Fan Switch

I had a similar problem in that this switch is so easy to turn on that the fan gets turned on when someone brushes an elbow against the switch panel while going up the stairs to the bedroom. In my...
Forum: Repairs & Service 01-19-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 908
Posted By laverdur
The hepvo valve allows for a shower floor that is...

The hepvo valve allows for a shower floor that is lower than it would be with a standard P-trap. I find that after winter storage my shower drains slowly for a day or two until sticky soap residue...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-15-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,028
Posted By laverdur
Propane Question

Ditto GAinaMontana (https://www.montanaowners.com/forums/member.php?u=20747)
Forum: Maintenance 01-12-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 999
Posted By laverdur
I've had good success with Trekwood for some trim...

I've had good success with Trekwood for some trim items. In a couple of cases there was no picture so I called them, told them what I was looking for and e-mailed a picture. They got right back to...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 01-11-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,555
Posted By laverdur
BBQ Connection to Onboard Tanks

Interesting discussion. I have a Weber BBQ that was designed for the small disposable propane bottles so it has a regulator built in. That means the gas supply has to be high pressure directly from...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-01-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By laverdur
Your refrigerator and furnace present 12 volt...

Your refrigerator and furnace present 12 volt loads at all times unless turned off. Your LP gas detector is hard wired to 12 volts and presents a load also. That drop sounds normal to me if fridge,...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 12-29-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By laverdur
Been there; done that.

Been there; done that.
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-26-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By laverdur
Welcome to the site and congratulations on your...

Welcome to the site and congratulations on your new Monty and your upcoming retirement. Your open ended question will find fertile ground on this forum and I'm sure you will receive lots of advice. ...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-25-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,070
Posted By laverdur
Without reading all the other replies, two things...

Without reading all the other replies, two things come to mind. 1) if the tires are more than 6 years old, replace them regardless of condition or remaining tread. There is a date code on the...
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 12-22-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,592
Posted By laverdur
It is relatively rare that I need to print while...

It is relatively rare that I need to print while on the road but, just in case, I carry an HP Deskjet 1010. It was very inexpensive and does not have wireless capability so I have to connect a USB...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-18-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,540
Posted By laverdur
As was previously stated, tire manufacturers take...

As was previously stated, tire manufacturers take normal operating conditions into account when designing a tire and specifying the max inflation pressure. Some sources say that for every 10 degrees...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-15-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,540
Posted By laverdur
I agree with rohrmann. I run my G614s at 110...

I agree with rohrmann. I run my G614s at 110 psi. I get great wear and good fuel economy, considering the load. Any one who has upgraded from LR E tires to LR G tires should ignore the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-15-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,353
Posted By laverdur
If I could find a floor plan that I liked, I'd...

If I could find a floor plan that I liked, I'd buy another Monty. I have had minimal problems with mine so maybe I got lucky and got a good one. I read on this forum about lots of problems, some of...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-15-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,342
Posted By laverdur
You've really done your homework. One thing I...

You've really done your homework. One thing I found when I ordered my TV was that GVWR varied with tire size. The default tire was 20" but the 18" tire gave the highest GVWR. This is probably...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-12-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,815
Posted By laverdur
Mr. Mustang - tried to reply to your PM but...

Mr. Mustang - tried to reply to your PM but couldn't figure out how. My saddle is not for sale. Good luck.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-12-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,815
Posted By laverdur
For Mr. Mustang: sorry for the delayed response...

For Mr. Mustang: sorry for the delayed response to your last question. In 2006 when I had my saddle made it cost $60. A friend borrowed it recently to show a fab shop and get an estimate. He was...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-04-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,815
Posted By laverdur
For Mr Mustang - The saddle thickness is 1/2". ...

For Mr Mustang - The saddle thickness is 1/2". When I drew the original sketch I envisioned several pieces of steel welded together to produce the saddle. The fab shop was smarter than that. They...
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