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Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 11-22-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 496
Posted By jcurtis934
When you do the pre-delivery inspection at the...

When you do the pre-delivery inspection at the selling dealer, look at the model number on the converter/circuit breaker panel to make sure it is the latest from progressive which supports the battle...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-22-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,306
Posted By jcurtis934
If you have the black bas two piece tank, it will...

If you have the black bas two piece tank, it will more than likely have blown open a foot or so of the flange seal. You have to cut pipes and remove one side support tube to drop the tank and remove...
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 11-22-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,882
Posted By jcurtis934
I had a 38 ft diesel pusher and loved it. I could...

I had a 38 ft diesel pusher and loved it. I could put it in some sites that I could not get our montana into. It was built on the freightliner chassis with the 350 up cat engine. It would purr up...
Forum: Meet you at the Show, the RV Show that is! 11-18-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By jcurtis934
The show is a favorite for me, but so crowded...

The show is a favorite for me, but so crowded that no social distancing is possible. And with multiple people crowding into the same trailer or class a/b/c unit...the safety of attending during the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-18-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By jcurtis934
The factory may have wired your propane detector...

The factory may have wired your propane detector into the same 12vdc line that the furnace uses. I did not trace out where mine was wired when my detector went end of life and beeped all the time. I...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-18-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,297
Posted By jcurtis934
Most quality battery switches are non-arcing...

Most quality battery switches are non-arcing switches meant for use in the same compartment as lead acid batteries which do vent a lot of gas on occasion. Agm batteries were developed for use by the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-18-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 767
Posted By jcurtis934
My question would be Did keystone mount the...

My question would be Did keystone mount the transfer switch in a manner AND orientation specified by progressive? The cover should show how it is to be mounted, I would think. The inside cover should...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-14-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By jcurtis934
Somewhere very close to your breaker panel is a...

Somewhere very close to your breaker panel is a good bet.
Forum: Campgrounds 10-21-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,782
Posted By jcurtis934
The handwriting was on the wall, so to speak....

The handwriting was on the wall, so to speak. Being fulltimers, we have "our spot" in sw Florida for 6 months every winter Nov 1 to May ending. But we travel out come the high humidity/high...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-20-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,750
Posted By jcurtis934
What a great story! I hope the unit makes up for...

What a great story! I hope the unit makes up for the fiasco and that the factory built it correctly. Trust nothing, verify everything. And enjoy it.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-20-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,739
Posted By jcurtis934
I don't think anything results in a return for...

I don't think anything results in a return for the money if you mean being able to recoup the costs when selling the trailer. If you mean what changes really work to improve the design, then the...
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-20-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By jcurtis934
Have you put any thought into moving your fridge...

Have you put any thought into moving your fridge rearward to get around the island space issue? When i went from the norcold rv fridge to the residential fridge, i had to move the fridge cavity by 6...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-09-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By jcurtis934
I also doubt the value of these lights keeping...

I also doubt the value of these lights keeping mice, etc away. But I can guarantee that they will annoy some neighbors.
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-09-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By jcurtis934
Only issue we have had is the one where water...

Only issue we have had is the one where water starts to collect in the crisper drawers and sometimes under them. That was due to Samsung using too short of a metal clip around the heater wire and the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-23-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 849
Posted By jcurtis934
Thanks Carl n Susan for the barbecue...

Thanks Carl n Susan for the barbecue reccomendation. Dang it, now I have Texas barbeque on the brain. Their Impulse line seems to be a great way to ditch the heavy, dark valence used in our montana,...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-23-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 849
Posted By jcurtis934
If we could make it out to McKinney, we would...

If we could make it out to McKinney, we would trust them to replace all of our shades. We will replace all eight of the shades with their Impulse line that has the built-in valence. We did talk with...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-23-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 849
Posted By jcurtis934
McD shades

Getting ready to order the Impulse MCD shades for our unit. Has anyone on the moc installed these yourself in your montana? Or did you have MCD do the work? Trying to find out about any install...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-23-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 144
Posted By jcurtis934
Televisions also are in standby mode when turned...

Televisions also are in standby mode when turned off... If you added two new interstates to old batteries already in the unit, the old batteries will vampire the new ones, which is why you always...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-23-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 788
Posted By jcurtis934
Installed the 18 cu ft Samsung in my 3800. You...

Installed the 18 cu ft Samsung in my 3800. You can send me email to jcurtis934@aol.com to find out what I had to do. When i try to do longer posts on the forum, it bars and logs me out. John
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-22-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By jcurtis934
I bought an inline booster at ace hardware. Also...

I bought an inline booster at ace hardware. Also saw them at home depot.
Forum: Maintenance 09-22-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 316
Posted By jcurtis934
I cut mine from filter media that can be found...

I cut mine from filter media that can be found online at amazon. Search for allertech ventguard. Used to see it at home depot, but that source went away.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 09-11-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 91
Posted By jcurtis934
Helpful source

Thought I would take the time to post a good source that I have used when converting my pendant lights from wedge base socket to bayonet base as well as converting new 120vac sconce light fixtures to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-11-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 935
Posted By jcurtis934
Yes, the electrical management systems provide...

Yes, the electrical management systems provide protection over not having one. An electric heater or fireplace may not be sensitive to over/under voltage, but electronics, fridges, etc are. Most tv's...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-10-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 700
Posted By jcurtis934
I suspect that your issue may have stemmed from...

I suspect that your issue may have stemmed from impedance mismatch. Most rv systems have 4 ohm speakers and drive electronics. Most real home theater electronic systems use 8 to 16 ohm output drivers...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-06-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 107
Posted By jcurtis934
If you have a meter and a ladder, look at the top...

If you have a meter and a ladder, look at the top forward awningvarm assembly. You should be able to see the 12vdc connector that powers the awning motor. If you unplug it, you should be able to see...
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