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Forum: Repairs & Service Yesterday, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By bcrvman
What procedure are you using to reset the...

What procedure are you using to reset the autolevel point?
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 02:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,527
Posted By bcrvman
We use those bars that go across the fridge, and...

We use those bars that go across the fridge, and we drive on paved roads carefully. My wife tells me we have never had anything fall out and our fridge is usually very full at any point in time....
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box Yesterday, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 584
Posted By bcrvman
I must confess we have a relative in the...

I must confess we have a relative in the business, so we got a demo model from the back room with full warrantee. It's not about what you know, it's who you know. Good luck.
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box Yesterday, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 584
Posted By bcrvman
If your RV didn't come with a microwave, then...

If your RV didn't come with a microwave, then there is likely no structure to support it. If it did then it's a simple job to replace as we did when the factory unit died. It appears to me there are...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 12-01-2021, 02:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,737
Posted By bcrvman
A pair of Honda EU2200 will run everything a 30A...

A pair of Honda EU2200 will run everything a 30A service will. To run both AC's add soft start kits to both AC's.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-01-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,100
Posted By bcrvman
Like AC covers, money makers for all concerned....

Like AC covers, money makers for all concerned. None of my RV's have been covered, they sit under 3' of snow on the roof. I have heard many stories of RV covers casuing wear damage, let alone...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-01-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 925
Posted By bcrvman
That is the same as telling you to turn off the...

That is the same as telling you to turn off the water to the house and leaving the bath faucet on will fill the tub. NONSENSE. Determine the brand of equipment and get manuals from their websites,...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-01-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By bcrvman
Find a storage facility with power. Make sure you...

Find a storage facility with power. Make sure you have an EMS, and some way of monitoring the power over WiFi, and most importantly a phone number that is answered by someone who knows how to restore...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 12-01-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By bcrvman
Unless there are other symptoms to indicate a...

Unless there are other symptoms to indicate a problem, it's likely just a transformer that has some loose laminations. It shouldn't happen, but isn't dangerous, just annoying. If it bothers you too...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-01-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By bcrvman
Check your pin weight carefully against the...

Check your pin weight carefully against the Yellow payload sticker. I too have a 450 and love it but it carries less than most similar 350's.
Forum: On the Road Again 11-24-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,309
Posted By bcrvman
If you can afford KOA, they will always have room...

If you can afford KOA, they will always have room for 40 footers, but other campgrounds may not. Also be prepared for only 30A service in older camps. Canada is a bigger country than the USA with...
Forum: On the Road Again 11-24-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,309
Posted By bcrvman
Nova Scotia is East, tons of history and scenery...

Nova Scotia is East, tons of history and scenery there and of course Alexander Graham Bell's museum. He invented a lot more than the phone when he lived in Nova Scotia and Ontario.

Ottawa and...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-24-2021, 03:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,933
Posted By bcrvman
Your batteries are shot. The hydraulics need a...

Your batteries are shot. The hydraulics need a LOT of power, hooking up is useless, the batteries have to be 100% healthy, if they are the factory originals you are probably done wityh them. Research...
Forum: On the Road Again 11-24-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,309
Posted By bcrvman
REALLY, eastern Canada is NOT more interesting...

REALLY, eastern Canada is NOT more interesting and friendlier? I am Canadian, currently live on Vancouver Island, have travelled a LOT in eastern Canada. People out east are great, scenery is great...
Forum: On the Road Again 11-24-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,309
Posted By bcrvman
I am Canadian. I also will be doing a cross...

I am Canadian. I also will be doing a cross Canada trip. That is a 5 month trip for us going from coast to coast (5 months is legal limit for mountain passes , after that it's chains or snows)....
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 11-24-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 653
Posted By bcrvman
Be aware some folks have melted the case. Lithium...

Be aware some folks have melted the case. Lithium batteries typically do not have anywhere as near robust a case of FLA. Best to check with battery mfg for temp tolerance of the case material.
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 11-24-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 653
Posted By bcrvman
That metal floor is designed to hold a big...

That metal floor is designed to hold a big generator so the 140lbs is nothing. However, if you plan on camping in freezing weather, the batteries wil need to be kept warm. I am full time and live in...
Forum: Maintenance 11-23-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,224
Posted By bcrvman
First report the date you first noticed the issue...

First report the date you first noticed the issue to get it on record with your dealer. Now determine the cause (most likely AC) now check warrantee on the part that caused the problem, it might be 2...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,074
Posted By bcrvman
So you think a rock travelling in excess of 60mph...

So you think a rock travelling in excess of 60mph will bounce off the Reflectix? Buddy I got some land to sell you in Florida, water frontage on all 6 sides.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 11-21-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,576
Posted By bcrvman
A very few have reported problems, one fellow has...

A very few have reported problems, one fellow has reported the same failure several times inflating the numbers. Of the 10's of thousands of RV's with these tires, a half dozen failures is gold star...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 11-21-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,846
Posted By bcrvman
Your trailer is 16,350 lbs fully loaded and most...

Your trailer is 16,350 lbs fully loaded and most of us are close or a little over that. Unless your truck can handle 3,597 lbs of total payload which includes you, passengers, misc stuff in truck...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 971
Posted By bcrvman
I would simply open the 2 valves that control...

I would simply open the 2 valves that control water to the fridge then open the low point drain. There isn't anything to winterize in a residential fridge other than the ice maker which I never use.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By bcrvman
GFI has nothing to do with the slides.

GFI has nothing to do with the slides.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2021, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 889
Posted By bcrvman
The units supplied by Montana are FANTASTIC....

The units supplied by Montana are FANTASTIC. Splendide Ariston is the brand, front loading side by side and I guess can be stacked. I would never use anything but vented. They are easy on water (like...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 11-21-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By bcrvman
You could try West System G/Flex 650 Toughened...

You could try West System G/Flex 650 Toughened Epoxy. It will flex instead of crack. I would use some glass or carbon fiber or Kevlar or maybe even what the boats use but I can't remember the name...
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