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Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-27-2022, 07:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 787
Posted By mhs4771
Very simple, your payload capacity is exactly 12%...

Very simple, your payload capacity is exactly 12% of the towing capacity and typical tongue weight of a Travel Trailer is 10% to 12%, so you're Golden with a Travel Trailer, not so for a Fifth Wheel.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-27-2022, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By mhs4771
Just as long as you don't jump up quick, unless...

Just as long as you don't jump up quick, unless you are both "Little People" LOL
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-26-2022, 05:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 919
Posted By mhs4771
You can have a BAD sensor, but still work fine in...

You can have a BAD sensor, but still work fine in manual mode. I know first hand as mine quit leveling in Auto, but work fine in Manual. Turned out the Rear sensor went bad, replaced and been...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-26-2022, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By mhs4771
All the extra water usage wouldn't be good for...

All the extra water usage wouldn't be good for Boon Docking, plus you would be dumping the Black every couple of days. Typical res toilet probably uses 1 to 2 Gal per flush (just my rough guess) so...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-26-2022, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 971
Posted By mhs4771
Residential Fridges have been in Motor Homes for...

Residential Fridges have been in Motor Homes for years. We've put 60K miles on our unit in the last 6 1/2 years and the only i9ssue we have is with the Ice Maker will freeze up if we're not using...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-24-2022, 05:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,158
Posted By mhs4771
Dutch, you can also get the Hitch Ball that...

Dutch, you can also get the Hitch Ball that mounts directly to the truck frame in the middle of the bed. My Silverado has the little plastic cover in the middle of the bed where the ball would mount...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-24-2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 986
Posted By mhs4771
My answer is it depends: If traveling on...

My answer is it depends: If traveling on extremely hot sunny days will keep then down to try eliminate some of the sun heat. On cooler cloudy days shades up.
Forum: Maintenance 06-23-2022, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 612
Posted By mhs4771
You can buy these at Lowes or Home Depot and just...

You can buy these at Lowes or Home Depot and just trim to fit.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-23-2022, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By mhs4771
I prefer to wash our dirty/greasy pans on the...

I prefer to wash our dirty/greasy pans on the backside using what is already there and keep the mess behind, but to each their own and makes the other half happy.
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-21-2022, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 585
Posted By mhs4771
This is what I've heard. Yes they are sealed...

This is what I've heard. Yes they are sealed with no recharge port, BUT if you can find the right AC Tech I understand they can cut the line and add a recharge port. Don't know how true that is,...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 06-21-2022, 07:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,062
Posted By mhs4771
Yes most ST tires have a 65 MPH max. My Sailun...

Yes most ST tires have a 65 MPH max. My Sailun 637 in 17.5 size have a 75 MPH rating
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 06-21-2022, 07:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,062
Posted By mhs4771
Right or wrong it still messes up your day if you...

Right or wrong it still messes up your day if you hit them.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-20-2022, 06:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,233
Posted By mhs4771
Reminds me of the Dirty Harry question: "Do you...

Reminds me of the Dirty Harry question: "Do you feel lucky"
I'm not willing to risk it, but most of my fill ups are at the Truck Stops, no gas at those islands.
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 06-20-2022, 06:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,062
Posted By mhs4771
I wonder with the increased cost of Fuel, both...

I wonder with the increased cost of Fuel, both Gas & Diesel, if some of those Speed Demons will slow down a bit, or just complain about the high cost for fuel.
For my setup the best mileage is 60 to...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 06-20-2022, 04:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,233
Posted By mhs4771
If you fuel up at the Truck Stops and have a card...

If you fuel up at the Truck Stops and have a card that will start the Pump, like the EFS/TSD card, you have to walk through a series of menu items one of which is type of fuel, Tractor or Reffer for...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-20-2022, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By mhs4771
I would say that the heavy Black would also go on...

I would say that the heavy Black would also go on the negative as it should be the ground wire from the Generator. You should be able to follow that Black wire and see if indeed it's connected to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-19-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,720
Posted By mhs4771
Look at it this way, you have an older unit that...

Look at it this way, you have an older unit that sounds like it's been through the wringer.
If you've read many of the post here, there are Folks with brand new out of the box units with major...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-19-2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,720
Posted By mhs4771
Sounds like someone changed some of the hoses. ...

Sounds like someone changed some of the hoses. Original should have been Orange for supply and Black for return.
Many Auto part stores can do hydraulic hoses.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 06-15-2022, 06:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,432
Posted By mhs4771
We ordered the Splendide units with our unit. ...

We ordered the Splendide units with our unit. Been using them every few days for the past 6 plus years.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-13-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By mhs4771
Mine are tied down during Winter in Florida, but...

Mine are tied down during Winter in Florida, but with those winds I would be bringing mine in just to be safe.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 06-13-2022, 07:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,070
Posted By mhs4771
We have good travel friends who totally shredded...

We have good travel friends who totally shredded a tire and their Tire Minder still showed pressure, they didn't even know it happened until a passing motorist pointed to their trailer. They have...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-13-2022, 07:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,486
Posted By mhs4771
Just a word of caution: When running the slide...

Just a word of caution: When running the slide in and out numerous time allow time for the motor to cool down every couple of cycles or you could end up replacing the motor.
Happened to a neighbor...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-09-2022, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By mhs4771
Lots of places to buy/order from. I just ordered...

Lots of places to buy/order from. I just ordered replacement slide topper and a window awning for Stone VOS. Had never heard of them until I read a post on another forum. We were close enough to...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 06-09-2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By mhs4771
We keep drain screens in all of our drains, to...

We keep drain screens in all of our drains, to keep hair (two long haired females), and food particles from making their way into the Gray Tanks. Cheap at almost any Flea m
Market, might not be...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-07-2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 827
Posted By mhs4771
Sounds like you could use some screens in your...

Sounds like you could use some screens in your drains to keep the big chunks out of the Holding Tanks.
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