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Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 05:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 797
Posted By Carl n Susan
I have attached the TSB below. 13244 And...

I have attached the TSB below.
13244

And it has been saved in the Files Section for future reference.
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 09-27-2022, 03:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 302
Posted By Carl n Susan
AFAIK, the generator and stock converter will get...

AFAIK, the generator and stock converter will get you to 90+% of charge in a couple of hours. That last 10% takes time regardless of the charging amp rating.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 797
Posted By Carl n Susan
No, depending on how much needs to be removed and...

No, depending on how much needs to be removed and how careful the tech is, they usually can reattach the panel. Mine had an 8' painted section removed and replaced. If they screwed it up they would...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 09-27-2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 302
Posted By Carl n Susan
You don't mention the year and model of your RV,...

You don't mention the year and model of your RV, but if it is less than 10 years (or maybe more) older, the onboard converter is more than adequate to charge non-lithium battery banks. MY 2012 keeps...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By Carl n Susan
Could the problem really be the thermostat or the...

Could the problem really be the thermostat or the remote? I don't recall how to test that puppy but the link below may give you a hint. The following is cut from an earlier discussion, but is still...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 01:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 797
Posted By Carl n Susan
A nuymber of 312n owners have this same problem....

A nuymber of 312n owners have this same problem. I had it too recently. The only solution is to remove the filon/fiberglass siding and find/repair the broken aluminum welds. I suspect your dealer if...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 12:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By Carl n Susan
Sorry, but I don't remember ever seeing that kind...

Sorry, but I don't remember ever seeing that kind of installation. My 2005 2955RL had outside access to the furnace.

Do you still have that weird "remote control" thermostat that was used in...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 12:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 245
Posted By Carl n Susan
There are a fair number of posts here about...

There are a fair number of posts here about replacing hydraulic hoses. A "Seasrch" will find them.
Most farm repair type places make hydraulic hoses to order. Be sure to attach a rope to the old...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-27-2022, 12:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 797
Posted By Carl n Susan
Those are stress cracks caused by broken welds in...

Those are stress cracks caused by broken welds in the aluminum frame. It is time to peel the wall back and check welds. While not as common as the cracks in the front bedroom slides, the rear den...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 09-27-2022, 10:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,118
Posted By Carl n Susan
Just be aware that, right or wrong, the use of...

Just be aware that, right or wrong, the use of the Anderson hitch voids your frame warranty per Keystone.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-26-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Carl n Susan
I knew I had seen a troubleshooting guide. The...

I knew I had seen a troubleshooting guide. The trick is where? And I found one. Albeit it is written for the 1218 series but the 2118 models are much the same. Hopefully it will help you.
13235...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 09-26-2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Carl n Susan
We are sorry to hear of your stroke and now ...

We are sorry to hear of your stroke and now desire to sell the Montana. We have missed you in Q the last few years. Now we know why. If you want access back to your original "Hookman" id...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-26-2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Carl n Susan
There have been many discussions re Norcold...

There have been many discussions re Norcold refers not cooling. A "Search" on keywords like "Norcold, cooling,etc" should find many of them.
A couple of questions. Is this problem occurring on both...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-26-2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 156
Posted By Carl n Susan
Here is a description of the operation of the...

Here is a description of the operation of the Atwood furnace (I am pretty sure you have it and not a Suburban). This comes from Page 30 of the PDF "Atwood Furnace Training Manual". It can be found in...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 09-26-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,325
Posted By Carl n Susan
Are you on a PC or a phone/tablet? If...

Are you on a PC or a phone/tablet? If phone/tablet, have you gone to the bottom of the Home page and set the option for "View Full Site"?

You do have to be logged on to the forum before any of...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 09-25-2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,325
Posted By Carl n Susan
Can I assume you have checked the settings...

Can I assume you have checked the settings described in Posts #22 and #23?

Do you have a Yahoo email address? What about your husband? I ask because many of the members reporting missing...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-25-2022, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 203
Posted By Carl n Susan
Those vents do need to be replaced, but I would...

Those vents do need to be replaced, but I would expect a wet ceiling if they are the source. Check the roof top antenna to ensure the rubber boot is still installed and in good shape.
Forum: 2022 Annual North American Fall Rally 09-25-2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By Carl n Susan
Read Post #3 above for the answer to your...

Read Post #3 above for the answer to your question.
Forum: Maintenance 09-25-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 188
Posted By Carl n Susan
The best solution for your situation, where you...

The best solution for your situation, where you can't depend on the power in the storage facility and don't want to make trips to it to check, is to install AGM batteries (no maintenance, so no water...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-25-2022, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By Carl n Susan
Access to the furnace is from the outside via the...

Access to the furnace is from the outside via the removable screen covering the device. While there is no pilot light, there is an igniter for the burner. I am not familiar with your floor plan but I...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 09-24-2022, 04:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 713
Posted By Carl n Susan
And there in lies the problem. What does the OP...

And there in lies the problem. What does the OP have? Unfortunately they haven't returned to answer that question.

Based on Post #1, they have a 2022 High Country with the 400 watt solar...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 09-22-2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 616
Posted By Carl n Susan
In that case, you have a Propane Detector, not a...

In that case, you have a Propane Detector, not a CO (or CO2) one. They are 12V powered from the coach battery and have a 5 year (or so) lifespan. They have a specific alert sequence when then they...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 09-22-2022, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 616
Posted By Carl n Susan
I think the OP is referring to a Carbon Monoxide...

I think the OP is referring to a Carbon Monoxide (CO) detector and not a Carbon Dioxide (CO2) detector. The CO detector is usually battery powered and mounted on the wall in the upper level bedroom...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-21-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 740
Posted By Carl n Susan
Here is a link to the other Thread about 30 amp...

Here is a link to the other Thread about 30 amp and 2 ACs. Basically dieselguy hit the nail on the head. Yes it can be done but you can't run anything else on 120V (including the converter which...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 09-20-2022, 09:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 713
Posted By Carl n Susan
I believe the new Coleman's come with a Soft...

I believe the new Coleman's come with a Soft Start, so yes you can run both on 30 amp. But you won't be able to run much else on 120V shore power. That means the converter (if you have a stand alone...
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