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Cudos to Lippert components customer service

I noticed yesterday that my Kwikee steps were stopping halfway up... Well, it is intermittent, and i got under there with some slide out lube and lubed it up and all seems ok for now. BUT i also noticed that 2 of the 10mm bolts holding the motor onto the gearbox were GONE. :E. So i called lippert to see what kind of bolts they were. I spoke to a rep that stayed on the phone with me for at least 30 mins until he found the correct bolt size (10MM head, M6x1 thread, 40mm length). So, with that info, off to the hardware store i went, got so e bolts for a whopping 1.00, and some blue locktite.... I am glad this happened at home... Glad the motor didnt fall off en route somewhere... But the rep at lippert really went over and above.
suprz 09/29/16 10:21am Tech Issues
replace kitchen sink?

Just wondering if anyone has replaced their stock plastic rv sink with a nice stainless Steel one? What issues did you run into etc.... Thanks!
suprz 09/28/16 01:14pm Do It Yourself Modifications and Upgrades (DIY)
Hehr window trim?

On our 2006 we have Hehr windows and there is a white vinyl insert that is on the exterior of the window. I am guessing to cover the screws? Anyways, i have searched the web trying to find replacement vinyl since ours is old , faded and actually blotchy looking from grime etc.. I just cant find what it is called or pics of my windows to do a comparison. I will try to call Hehr and see what its called and how to replace etc. but in the meantime has anyone else replaced theirs?
suprz 09/27/16 09:06pm Class C Motorhomes
RE: Traveling with a scooter on Class C

Few... we have a 31 ft class c and carry a Suzuki Boulevard S40 (650cc) our hitch is rated at 500lbs tongue weight. The carrier weighs 88lbs, (the carrier is rated for 650lbs) and the bike around 375lbs the rv has Helwig helper springs on the rear axle also. (Not sure if a previous ower put them on or the factory) I really don't feel it back there. I will more than likely do what another person said and add more side support. But it does work and if you think about it, the v10 in the front of the rv weighs more than that probably, along with the class c overhang, etc. But be safe.
suprz 09/26/16 01:28pm Class C Motorhomes
RE: crock pot cooking

My stock sink is plastic or at least it feels like it
suprz 09/26/16 01:18pm Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
RE: crock pot cooking

Thanks guys!
suprz 09/20/16 03:55pm Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
crock pot cooking

We are wondering if the inverter that is factory installed in our rv (400 watts) would handle a small crock pot while we are driving? The inverter runs the TV plug only, so of course we would unplug that and only have the crock pot on that while in use. ( I already did the mod that keeps the plug on when the ignition is on) Thanks!
suprz 09/20/16 03:24pm Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
elastomeric covering on TPO roof?

My 2006 Greyhawk came with a TPO roof from the factory, I'm the third owner so I'm not sure about the warranty, and luckily I have no leaks. But, when anything happens, can elastomeric coating be put on the TPO membrane?
suprz 08/19/16 05:16pm General RVing Issues
waxing RV

I have a class C, with a front fiberglass cap. The rest of the coach is probably filon. What can I use on the filon to bring the gloss back? And what you guys recommended for the front cap? I'm not sure about using the ZEP floor wax on the front cap, I've heard that it will yellow over time
suprz 07/28/16 02:59am General RVing Issues
Closest campground to mammoth caves KY

Going to mammoth caves KY in sept and need to find the closest campground for convenience. Thx!
suprz 07/20/16 07:08pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Coleman stoves and lanterns multiplying!

Just on a side note, my local walmart has stopped stocking coleman liquid fuel (which was around 12.00 a gallon last time i looked). And has now started stocking Crown liquid camp fuel, which is around 8.00 a gallon. Yay! I have 30 lanterns and 22 stoves, and they are a thirsty bunch! :B It's not an addiction, it's a hobby.... Thats what i tell my wife. :W
suprz 07/09/16 07:42pm Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
RE: Las Vegas location must be the worst in the US

I would not even drive in their lot. X2
suprz 07/09/16 05:13am Camping World Service and Installation
RE: I40 west roadside must sees?

Heading west from mammoth caves KY, on I40 to the grand canyon in the fall and was wondering about sites to see along the way. DISCLAIMER... We will be moving right along, and not really doing more than overnights to get out to the grand canyon asap. Thats why i was just asking about roadside attractions etc... Thx! You could just skip all this and drive on into The Grand Canyon with the Herds of people and only see a small fraction of what is out there. Or you could drive in from the east catch just a couple of the many unbelievable spots that on along the route to the Grand Canyon. Hopefully you drove all this way to see more than just the Grand Canyon? Next question what are you going to drive by on the way home? Do you have a route - more things to see. IMHO the trip should be as good as the destination. BOL, We are visiting mammoth cave in ky then going west on I40 grand canyon is the first big destination, then lower antelope canyon, then monument valley, then four corners monument, then mesa verde, then moab, then arches national park then head east into colorado, to see red rocks, and rocky mountain national park, then play it by ear on the way back to RI last year some of thebest places we visited were the spur of the moment stops on the way back! Best place in my mind was Laura Ingalls Wilder homestead in DeSmet South Dakota... 23 miles off the interstate on a dirt road in the middle of quiet and serene cornfields....... Most beautiful sunset ive seen in a long time
suprz 07/04/16 05:24pm Roads and Routes
I40 west roadside must sees?

Heading west from mammoth caves KY, on I40 to the grand canyon in the fall and was wondering about sites to see along the way. DISCLAIMER... We will be moving right along, and not really doing more than overnights to get out to the grand canyon asap. Thats why i was just asking about roadside attractions etc... Thx!
suprz 07/04/16 09:47am Roads and Routes
RE: First Trip Tips

2 things to be sure you have 1- sense of humor 2- credit card
suprz 07/04/16 05:49am Beginning RVing
RE: What is this refer drain hose part called?

When I built my trailer I installed a fan that was mounted above the coil in the exhaust vent that would pull air from the bottom of the fridge up through the coils and outside the rig. . What he said! The fridge normally works using convection, hot air rises and as it does draws cold air up and the cycle is repeated constantly. Place the fan up on top to pull the cold air up over the coils and in turn help vent the hot air
suprz 07/02/16 07:08pm Class C Motorhomes
RE: What are your rules for the awning?

When we leave...close the awning and shut off the water at the spigot. X2
suprz 07/02/16 05:59pm Beginning RVing
RE: Inexpensive small waste tote

Judging by the picture, and your description, I don't get how water can flow downhill and fill this up. Easy. :B https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/07J8aEwuFllt_h1N-CT9-3IjJGakJhpH5eichN1GXxUA10MiyNkWKgYhiCeoiGcPbuNnTJD8Mkqn=w1000-h623-no height=280 width=500 Instead of a Hydroller I use a set of 7 gal Aquatainers labeled for the purpose. Capacity is limited only by the number of 'Tainers. Works like a charm. :) I had a pop up with a shower/toilet and i used two of these aquatainers one for the shower water, and one for the sink water, they are cheap and they work, BUT they are heavy!! 8lb per 1gallon of water... I would recommend a collapsible cart to transport them to the proper disposal facilities at the campground
suprz 07/02/16 05:58am Beginning RVing
RE: Handy Hints, Gadgets, Products & Gizmos

Something i have done on our previous camper and now our class c.. I get a roll of actual aluminum duct tape, ( the metal kind for sealing ductwork). And i use it as a reflector material in my rv's tail lights and marker lights. If you have the normal "bargman" brand tail lights that most rv's come with as standard equipment, then you probably know that they seriously lack any kind of relective material in the light housing. And most of the markers lights dont have any at all behind the bulbs! I just take the lenses off, cut the tape to fit, stick it on and instant reflector! And for the marker lights just do the same thing. You will notice a difference. One person i told about this was skeptical until i asked him if he ever saw a car taillight without a reflector inside the lense....
suprz 07/01/16 06:05pm General RVing Issues
RE: Handy Hints, Gadgets, Products & Gizmos

The paper towels would always unroll while driving in our class C. So i took a 2 litre soda bottle washed it out, cut the top and bottom off to make a tube, then cut the tube lengthwise, viola! Instant paper towel clamp...
suprz 07/01/16 05:06pm General RVing Issues
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