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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 938
Posted By jsb5717
Regardless of the pitch of the driveway, once you...

Regardless of the pitch of the driveway, once you have adequate blocking under the jacks are you doing Auto Level? If Auto Level actually levels your rig then it shouldnít matter what pitch the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Yesterday, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 221
Posted By jsb5717
On our older 5ers I discovered by accident that...

On our older 5ers I discovered by accident that the connectors to the main board don’t always make good contact. Sometimes just jiggling the connectors a bit can regain function. This has helped on...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-30-2022, 09:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,104
Posted By jsb5717
Ditto this. I do prefer for them to be up…I just...

Ditto this. I do prefer for them to be up…I just think they ride better that way. It might also depend on which shades you’ve got. Ours are the simple roll-up shades and they seem to ride OK when...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-27-2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,059
Posted By jsb5717
Sadly, your 3/4 ton truck doesnít have the...

Sadly, your 3/4 ton truck doesnít have the payload capacity for that new trailer. Thatís a great floor plan, by the way. But the GVWR of that trailer is over 14k lbs so your loaded pin weight will...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-24-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 644
Posted By jsb5717
Iím not aware of any. This forum, along with the...

Iím not aware of any. This forum, along with the Keystone Forum have been my primary source for connectivity regarding the Keystone brand and Montana in particular. We just recently attended the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-21-2022, 08:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 938
Posted By jsb5717
Have you Googled how to do that? I don’t have...

Have you Googled how to do that? I don’t have that type of slide but I’ve seen videos on how to correct Schwintek issues.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-21-2022, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 729
Posted By jsb5717
Thatís a fix for hydraulic levelers. The OPís...

Thatís a fix for hydraulic levelers. The OPís are electric so the swap to an 80 amp circuit breaker isnít recommended.
Forum: Maintenance 06-20-2022, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By jsb5717
Maybe Treadit?

Maybe Treadit?
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-20-2022, 10:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 729
Posted By jsb5717
Ours didnít come with a resettable fuse so I...

Ours didnít come with a resettable fuse so I didnít think of thatÖbut thatís sound advice. OP should at least check to see if thatís the fuse he has before digging in to other things.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-17-2022, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,372
Posted By jsb5717
Yes, it can be completely random and not at all...

Yes, it can be completely random and not at all helpful. Now mine’s having problems again and I’m blaming you for starting this conversation…:whistling:

No, I haven’t had issues for a while, but...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-17-2022, 07:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,372
Posted By jsb5717
I’ve never had that issue with mine but just a...

I’ve never had that issue with mine but just a couple thoughts. Is there a relay in the front compartment that is faulty? I’m not sure which one it would be but maybe you could engage the system to...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-16-2022, 07:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By jsb5717
I canít remember the brand that was on my truck...

I canít remember the brand that was on my truck before I swapped it out, but the issue was the height of the stack when it was folded back so I could tow the 5th wheel. The stack on mine was about...
Forum: North America MOC / Western Region 06-15-2022, 06:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 563
Posted By jsb5717
A big Thank You from the newbies. It’s hard to...

A big Thank You from the newbies. It’s hard to know what to expect but you were all welcoming and the rally was fun. We’re signed up for Heber City!
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-15-2022, 08:07 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,744
Posted By jsb5717
I’m not familiar with a hydraulic systems as ours...

I’m not familiar with a hydraulic systems as ours is electric. I do know that ours requires a minimum of 12v to function correctly. Random errors can occur with inadequate voltage. You could...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-15-2022, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By jsb5717
There are many different kinds of hard tonneau...

There are many different kinds of hard tonneau covers. Some work OK for short bed trucks. I’m not sure about the back flip but it seems very similar to the cover I had to remove from my short bed...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-14-2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 729
Posted By jsb5717
Iím afraid I donít know, unless itís trying to...

Iím afraid I donít know, unless itís trying to reignite. The fact that the furnace actually lights, and then dies, tells me that the igniting system likely isnít the issue. It is possible that the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-14-2022, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 729
Posted By jsb5717
I’m not an expert but I believe that the flame...

I’m not an expert but I believe that the flame sensor is thermal.

My experience with the regulator was just like yours…no diminished flame. It was on, then it was off. The furnace has a high...
Forum: North America MOC / Western Region 06-14-2022, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By jsb5717
We only went as far as Silverton but totally...

We only went as far as Silverton but totally agree that the scenery was beautiful. Silverton is a cool, old west kind of town. Thanks Scott and Alta…we’re glad we went.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-14-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 729
Posted By jsb5717
I have to ask…how do you know the gas pressure is...

I have to ask…how do you know the gas pressure is correct? If you have a Fairview regulator then it might be the issue unless you’ve done the actual testing for flow. If it’s igniting and running...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-14-2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,591
Posted By jsb5717
Itís not directly related to the AC, but it has a...

Itís not directly related to the AC, but it has a lot (or it did with us) to do with heat build up in the trailer. I found that hot air was somehow being forced in, or sucked in, to our trailer...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-14-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,591
Posted By jsb5717
Another thing to check: In the heat of the day...

Another thing to check: In the heat of the day see if you feel hot air blowing in from the return vents under your steps. We had a lot. I’ve since sealed every opening to the basement area, where...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-14-2022, 07:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,591
Posted By jsb5717
If you have the new Coleman system then I’m not...

If you have the new Coleman system then I’m not familiar with that one. However, there are some basic, universal things to check. You got a good list above. I did the same thing in pulling every...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-13-2022, 10:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 882
Posted By jsb5717
Welcome aboard! There are no silly questions. ...

Welcome aboard! There are no silly questions. All of us were new at this at some point. Feel free to ask.

Perhaps start with going up to the upper left corner of this page to User CP. There...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-13-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 886
Posted By jsb5717
Did you connect them to the OEM fans? You need...

Did you connect them to the OEM fans? You need some kind of controller/thermistor so the fans come on when needed.
Forum: Practice and Testing Forum 06-13-2022, 02:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,863
Posted By jsb5717
Hopefully you werenít running your heat pump when...

Hopefully you werenít running your heat pump when it was freezing. They donít really help much below 40 degrees. At that point you need to use your propane furnace.
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