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Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires Yesterday, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By rohrmann
His 2015 High Country probably still had the 80...

His 2015 High Country probably still had the 80 psi wheels on it. It's only been recently that Keystone started installing the F range tires on wheels that were only rated for 95 psi.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By rohrmann
This chart will give you the load capabilities...

This chart will give you the load capabilities for various pressures for both the 80 series and the 85 series tires. You will still have the benefit of the stronger tire.
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Forum: Repairs & Service 08-02-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By rohrmann
From what I've seen, all the slides, regardless...

From what I've seen, all the slides, regardless of how far they extend, use the same length tube assembly, and the specs show 70" long. From the Lippert site, units made prior to October 2013 use...
Forum: Repairs & Service 08-01-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 362
Posted By rohrmann
The 2018 brochure says the Rayzar Z-1 antenna was...

The 2018 brochure says the Rayzar Z-1 antenna was installed. Don't know if the antenna booster was still used in these rigs, but if it is used, maybe the booster hasn't been turned on.
Forum: Maintenance 08-01-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By rohrmann
If the toilet that isn't holding water is the...

If the toilet that isn't holding water is the original toilet, a Thetford, replace it with a Dometic 310 or 320. I replaced ours at least seven years ago with a 310, and still have all the original...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-31-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By rohrmann
You might call Trekwood. They show the trays in...

You might call Trekwood. They show the trays in the furniture area but donít list them separately. We also junked the flimsy trays early on, and havenít missed them....
Forum: Repairs & Service 07-29-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 758
Posted By rohrmann
Even though you measure good voltage at the...

Even though you measure good voltage at the pedestal without any load, the applied load may drop the voltage on the problem leg due to a bad connection inside the panel. If you have not had a...
Forum: Maintenance 07-29-2021, 11:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 611
Posted By rohrmann
We have never had an A/C freeze up on us and...

We have never had an A/C freeze up on us and never run the fan on high. I would check that the freeze sensor is installed in the evaporator core, and is also plugged into the control box. It's also...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 07-28-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 755
Posted By rohrmann
Weíve had the TST system with the flow through...

Weíve had the TST system with the flow through sensors for years, and it has been extremely reliable. The systems come with the signal booster, and the sensors have replaceable batteries. Even though...
Forum: Maintenance 07-25-2021, 10:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,587
Posted By rohrmann
Sailun and Cooper Tire have gone in partnership...

Sailun and Cooper Tire have gone in partnership with the new tire plant in Vietnam. https://www.tractionnews.com/cooper-tire-partners-sailun-new-tire-plant-vietnam/
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-25-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By rohrmann
Another thing to check is the evaporator coil of...

Another thing to check is the evaporator coil of the unit. I had not pulled the shroud off of our front A/C in a couple of years and we started to have water dripping in the bedroom. When I pulled...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-24-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 601
Posted By rohrmann
An expandable closet rod, above the edge of the...

An expandable closet rod, above the edge of the shower enclosure from one end to the other, will work great for hanging wet clothes to dry, and you can turn on the exhaust fan to remove moisture as...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-24-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,282
Posted By rohrmann
The blue Taste Pure are the only ones we have...

The blue Taste Pure are the only ones we have used, and partly to keep particulate matter out of our system and partly to clean the water a bit. We try to not stay in parks with questionable water...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-23-2021, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 963
Posted By rohrmann
I carefully use about a 1" bottle brush that will...

I carefully use about a 1" bottle brush that will go through the drain, and the brush removes built up crud and restores the function of the Hepvo valve.
Forum: Maintenance 07-22-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,449
Posted By rohrmann
With only a 30 amp power source, you are unlikely...

With only a 30 amp power source, you are unlikely to trip a 50 amp breaker. What is more likely is tripping the breaker of the A/C that isnít working. The breaker can trip but not move the handle. To...
Forum: Maintenance 07-19-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By rohrmann
You will need to lift the frame of the trailer to...

You will need to lift the frame of the trailer to get the weight off the suspension if needed to get grease into the zerks. Lifting the axle with a jack will not remove the load off the suspension...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-19-2021, 01:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,688
Posted By rohrmann
I'll throw in another point. It does not have to...

I'll throw in another point. It does not have to be 240 volts between the two hot legs. We have been in a number of RV parks, one just a couple days ago, that has 120 volts on each hot leg, but a...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-19-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By rohrmann
Whatever you do, do not oil the rotors to stop...

Whatever you do, do not oil the rotors to stop the rust:D
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 07-18-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 524
Posted By rohrmann
On our trailer, the door side scare light switch...

On our trailer, the door side scare light switch also turns on the light behind the steps and I think also the light above the pin box. The porch light switch only turns on the porch light next to...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-18-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By rohrmann
Our 3402 is similar to the 3400, just a bit...

Our 3402 is similar to the 3400, just a bit longer. The hitch installed is not attached to the actual ĎIí Beam frame but to lighter metal extensions and no matter what hitch you would install, it...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-18-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By rohrmann
I think before any advise can be offered, the...

I think before any advise can be offered, the model of the trailer needs to be said. Also, it really seems like he is talking about the converter, not an inverter, so that also needs to be confirmed.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-15-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,096
Posted By rohrmann
Yes, absolutely can be removed and reinstalled...

Yes, absolutely can be removed and reinstalled without affecting the hydraulics. I would recommend using masking tape to hold the end plates to the body of the motor when removing and installing so...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-15-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,096
Posted By rohrmann
Thatís all you need to do, no need to touch...

Thatís all you need to do, no need to touch anything else. I would recommend using masking tape to hold the end caps to the body of the motor to keep it all together for both the removal and when you...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-15-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,096
Posted By rohrmann
Thatís all you need to do. Removing and...

Thatís all you need to do. Removing and installing the motor is really pretty easy. I would recommend using some masking tape to secure the two end plates to the body of the motor just to keep it all...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 07-14-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,096
Posted By rohrmann
Our hydraulic pump motor failed last year and I...

Our hydraulic pump motor failed last year and I found a shop in Whittier, CA that rewound it, installed new brushes and bearings for $325. It works great. This is the thread I posted about it....
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