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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-03-2019, 02:34 PM
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Posted By jameswbarton
My 2016 did the same. It was my door which had to...

My 2016 did the same. It was my door which had to be replaced. I finally crawled into the compartment and saw the daylight coming through the seal.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-05-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
Thanks Dieselguy. I am in Northern Ohio and...

Thanks Dieselguy.

I am in Northern Ohio and this "RV Resort Park" is Centrally located in he middle of my family. It is the only park that has their water supply and sewers available after...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-05-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
Thank you so much for the reply. My Progressive...

Thank you so much for the reply. My Progressive is right next to breaker panel and the readout is just above the panel. It cuts out properly at 104 vac on either phase and the voltage readout agrees...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-05-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
There are comments on the WWW concerning using...

There are comments on the WWW concerning using autotransformers with RV's and not installing said in an RV. The Hughes has both protection functions and voltage boost and the Progressive EMS 50 of...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-05-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
Thanks Mr Fireguy but your reply did not address...

Thanks Mr Fireguy but your reply did not address using a Hughes autoformer wit a Progressive EMS 50 amp hardwired system. On this instance all the damage was caused by long term low voltage at the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-05-2018, 05:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
Thanks for the reply but it did not answer my...

Thanks for the reply but it did not answer my question nor was it applicable to my situation. BTW there are almost no campgrounds open in my State past October 15th, and I do not have an account nor...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-04-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,059
Posted By jameswbarton
Autotransformer needed! Compatible with a Progressive Hard Wired EMS?

I lost an a.c. fan, a washer dryer board. fried the neutral lug of the power cord, and a few neutral wires in the breaker panel on my 2016 HM375FL. I have a hard wired 50 amp Progressive EMS that did...
Forum: Repairs & Service 07-03-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 58,622
Posted By jameswbarton
I thought I had all the AC issues fixed until the...

I thought I had all the AC issues fixed until the Rear Unit shredded the cooling fan and ate the foam cover. Dometic not Keystone covered the Fan blade only. They would not replace the damaged...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 01-07-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,378
Posted By jameswbarton
Hi DFB, As you notice there are many Montana Fans...

Hi DFB, As you notice there are many Montana Fans that are not in the world of reality. My MSRP on My 2016 was 76K. With all the issues I have had I overpaid by about 30K. Not to mention it took...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-15-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,532
Posted By jameswbarton
If you think the pictures of the electrical...

If you think the pictures of the electrical wiring under the steps are bad you should see the underbelly of the RV. I had the pleasure when mine fell off. Wires and plumbing falling on the ground....
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-10-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,378
Posted By jameswbarton
My 2016 Montana is the Worst thing I have ever...

My 2016 Montana is the Worst thing I have ever bought in my 68 years. Their Warranty Service is non existant, they give customers no priority and parts take months if they are specific to your...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-04-2017, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By jameswbarton
I had trouble with my rear unit a Brisk 2 when...

I had trouble with my rear unit a Brisk 2 when it was new. The supply to return temp was a little low. Keystone authorized the dealer to remove and inspect the seal. The dealer reported it was...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-04-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By jameswbarton
Thanks for the picture. You do not need to be...

Thanks for the picture. You do not need to be very far off to allow the supply and return air to mix. Did you need a new gasket when you remounted it?
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-28-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
Mine has not had much useage since I let it sit...

Mine has not had much useage since I let it sit waiting on parts for most of the spring. It has less than 300 miles on it but is already having caulking failures around the front storage compartment...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-28-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
When I took delivery of my unit I found one blind...

When I took delivery of my unit I found one blind in the bedroom with a pinhole. General RV the Selling Dealer did the warranty claim but Keystone refused to pay for the blind since I had driven it...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-26-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,954
Posted By jameswbarton
I have a 7500Watt Generator which can barely...

I have a 7500Watt Generator which can barely handle the two AC's on the same leg. Now You will have the Water heater and one AC on the same leg which is almost as power consuming. If your Water...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-26-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
Well it is confusing when a company like Keystone...

Well it is confusing when a company like Keystone uses fly by night suppliers. The Montana High Country information had no reference materials on the Night Shades. You had to remove one to see a...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-25-2017, 07:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
I never got an email so I called. The sent me...

I never got an email so I called. The sent me parts but had no instructions or diagrams. Put on new black roller gear reassembled and guessed at adjustment. It all worked fine. They did not charge me...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-23-2017, 08:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,282
Posted By jameswbarton
Closing off the heater air return vents under the...

Closing off the heater air return vents under the stairs is a band aid to a bigger issue. The area under the stairs in the front of the unit is very open to the outside air and also has large...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
Wow I wondered what was in that box to the right...

Wow I wondered what was in that box to the right rear of the fridge? Has any of you slide out upper trim fallen off yet? I lost a living room slide front the other day it was barely held in place...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
On my HC 375 FL all are the same roller except...

On my HC 375 FL all are the same roller except for the kitchen. My pull down circular roller tube ones are a heavy opaque vinyl and my Kitchen is metal mini blind. Mine stop all light but are not...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
Mine are roller type with two gears, one on each...

Mine are roller type with two gears, one on each end. One gear sets the open stopping point and the other must be the spring tension. I finally installed all slide out covers and also window awnings...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
mine are pull down fabric except the kitchen...

mine are pull down fabric except the kitchen window which is blinds
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 08:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,561
Posted By jameswbarton
Ascot Window shades

Does anyone have experience on the shades that came on 2016 High Countries. The mfr is Ascot. They do not have much info on the website and do not respond to emails. I called them and did get a...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2017, 08:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,282
Posted By jameswbarton
The floor heat vents are standard residential...

The floor heat vents are standard residential size. You can replace them with closeable ones. Some day I will also change out all heater duct hoses with insulated ones. I am also isolating the...
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