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Forum: Repairs & Service Yesterday, 11:58 AM
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Posted By twindman
A gfci isn't that expensive. Go to hardware...

A gfci isn't that expensive. Go to hardware store and buy a new one to replace the one in the garage. That would rule that out.
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box Yesterday, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By twindman
dieselguy, thanks for the info. So if I...

dieselguy, thanks for the info. So if I understand right, one side (in or out) is looped together and the other side has individual lines and shutoff valves to stop the particular slide from...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 02-25-2020, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By twindman
Are you sure about the 'one big loop' statement? ...

Are you sure about the 'one big loop' statement? Seems to me if we have shutoff valves for each slide, they are not 'looped' together.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-21-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,748
Posted By twindman
Yes you are! I have had it save me twice - after...

Yes you are! I have had it save me twice - after I lost the A/C due to low voltage in the middle of Nebraska and temps of 105 or so.
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 02-21-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,280
Posted By twindman
I came down the 10% pass a couple of years ago. ...

I came down the 10% pass a couple of years ago. Just ran it in 1st or 2nd with engine (exhaust?) brake on. No problem. BUT there was a young couple I felt sorry for. They had a pickup or suv...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-13-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 944
Posted By twindman
Can't you use the outside outlet? On mine, near...

Can't you use the outside outlet? On mine, near the door is a dual outlet with a cover over it. This is pretty close to the storage doors, so unless you want it real handy on the drivers side, this...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 02-12-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,280
Posted By twindman
If first half of June, your hose may freeze! I...

If first half of June, your hose may freeze! I stayed there once early and hose turned slushy. After about 10:00 it softened up and started working. So watch weather forecast and maybe disconnect...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-09-2020, 11:47 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,229
Posted By twindman
I have a 2013 Mountaineer and 2012 Silverado. My...

I have a 2013 Mountaineer and 2012 Silverado. My height at Goshen in 2014 was 13'5 inches I think. I know when I got the truck my truck bed was 2 inches higher than my 2004. Also, they raised the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-08-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,154
Posted By twindman
Also when we were in the area, you could go on a...

Also when we were in the area, you could go on a big sailing ship cruise ($$$ I think). The view from the Acadia campground was nice too (up on a cliff).
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 02-07-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,343
Posted By twindman
Sorry to hijack the thread, but a related...

Sorry to hijack the thread, but a related question. Do the newer Montanas have an electric switch on the inside? Mine is only outside, and that would be a pain to have to go out on a cold morning...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,154
Posted By twindman
In 2007 I went thru Cleveland. Stop at the Rock...

In 2007 I went thru Cleveland. Stop at the Rock and Roll Hall of fame (not on a football or baseball home game tho.. ugh). Also stayed in Niagara Falls Canadian side at the Campparks Resorts Best...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-02-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By twindman
I had a 2006 2980. Some info for you. My loaded...

I had a 2006 2980. Some info for you. My loaded gross wt was 20900 and truck wt loaded was 10450 (over wt).

There are other posts on these subjects, but my first thing would be to get TPMS to...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-02-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,276
Posted By twindman
Doesn't this orientation make it perhaps less...

Doesn't this orientation make it perhaps less likely to happen, but if it does it would be a sharper gouge since the corner would be facing the stairs???? Just asking...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 01-29-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,130
Posted By twindman
My bet is on the water line from the convenience...

My bet is on the water line from the convenience center. Drop the bottom a bit and shine a light in and see what is there at the leaking spot. Since you have water in the basement, it would seem...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-28-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,518
Posted By twindman
80A is probably easier, but 2 40's parallel are...

80A is probably easier, but 2 40's parallel are the same as an 80. If you can't find an 80 easily.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-27-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,738
Posted By twindman
As to the 75 ft cord... I found a site somewhere...

As to the 75 ft cord... I found a site somewhere several years ago that can tell you the voltage drop for every foot depending on the length and current draw. I know I could run my A/C on a 20A...
Forum: Maintenance 01-27-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 165
Posted By twindman
On my unit, there is the high temp cutoff...

On my unit, there is the high temp cutoff outside. I think there are 2 - one elec and one gas. Anyway, they are covered with a black rubber and there are 2 round protrusions (not too high). I...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-22-2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By twindman
I think the newer Montanas have KeyTV or...

I think the newer Montanas have KeyTV or something like that. If yours is a 19 or 20 (or maybe even 2018) it probably has it. That thing is supposed to be 'smart' and knows what you are trying to...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 01-22-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 610
Posted By twindman
I don't know of the top of my head, but there is...

I don't know of the top of my head, but there is a way to start Firefox with no extensions or plugins, I think. That would help to narrow it down a bit.
Forum: Navigation 01-18-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By twindman
Going from highway 89 to Cedar City thru Cedar...

Going from highway 89 to Cedar City thru Cedar Breaks Nat.Mon., I think you may hit elevations of 10,000 or 11,000 ft. On the mountain the average highs in April are like 40 and lows of 26. ...
Forum: Repairs & Service 01-18-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 212
Posted By twindman
Also, aren't the newer Montanas bedroom slide...

Also, aren't the newer Montanas bedroom slide cable driven instead of hydraulic???
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-12-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By twindman
Agree on the tpms for the tires. Also, a good...

Agree on the tpms for the tires. Also, a good ems such as Progressive. Mine saved me at least twice (after ruining a tv and something else back around 2007) after I got one.

I did similar to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 01-12-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,245
Posted By twindman
Good idea, Hblick. I use the standard Montana...

Good idea, Hblick. I use the standard Montana backflush and shoot for 4-5 minutes of rinse. I haven't had any problem except when I get distracted and let it run too long (new tank required...
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 01-09-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,592
Posted By twindman
I bought an HP 1010, I think it is. On sale at...

I bought an HP 1010, I think it is. On sale at Walmart for $30. I forget what the cartridges cost, but on my home HP Photosmart 8050 a color/black set is over $90 and I haven't found anything...
Forum: Repairs & Service 01-06-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By twindman
Also, to see if the breaker is bad, try swapping...

Also, to see if the breaker is bad, try swapping with another breaker. I think there are at least 2 of each wattage in the panel, but maybe not - take a look.
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