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RE: Weird electrical problem

Ceiling lights are 12 volt. Microwave is 110 volts. 2 entirely different circuits and systems. So you've got at least 2 wiring problems. Get a volt meter and start checking. Or, hire someone that knows what they're doing - you're risking a fire. Or worse.
SAR Tracker 11/23/15 01:45pm Fifth-Wheels
RE: Veterans Day Thank You

USN 77-81, Atlantic and Pacific Fleets. DOD Civilian 85-2011, supporting Pacific Fleet
SAR Tracker 11/11/15 03:10pm General RVing Issues
RE: This will be a first for me.

Did it for many years from San Diego to Glamis/Ocotillo Wells. If you're concerned, stop closer to Famoso to fill with fuel/water, then go on to destination.
SAR Tracker 10/17/15 12:26pm Toy Haulers
RE: Battery not charging or holding charge

When hooked up to "shore power", the converter in your trailer charges your battery(ies). If you have a generator in your trailer, make sure it's switched over from generator to shore power. Some trailers (mine for instance) have a connection box that the shore power cable plugs into to utilize the generator. I unplug this and plug it into the shore power to utilize the campground power.
SAR Tracker 10/15/15 08:59pm Travel Trailers
RE: Beef Roast in Crock Pot

Brown the roast on all sides in a pan. Put the vegetables in the bottom of the slow cooker, then the roast on top of the veggies. Then cook.
SAR Tracker 10/11/15 10:40am Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
RE: 2008 WW FB2200 ?'s

check the roof VERY CAREFULLY. Fuel pump operational? Generator operational? Check supports for the fresh water tanks.
SAR Tracker 10/10/15 07:34pm Toy Haulers
RE: carbon monoxide

4 things come to mind: If stand alone unit, either the internal battery is dead/low or the unit itself has gone bad. They DO wear out. If hard-wired, check the voltage of the big batteries, the output of the converter could be low or non-existent. Or, the unit itself has gone bad. They DO wear out.
SAR Tracker 10/02/15 10:29am Truck Campers
RE: AAA RV auto club

Had a wheel bearing eat itself on our 21' toyhauler on the way to the desert. AAA sent a flatbed in a reasonable amount of time, and got our trailer home in front of our house (50 miles). Driver said thank you very much - no charge.
SAR Tracker 09/30/15 10:17pm Travel Trailers
RE: DC will not work

OK, we can rule out the converter, since the slide works hooked up to shore power (the 50amp you talked about). Put a volt meter on the battery(ies), and check with the shore power plugged in, and then disconnected. Big difference? Bad battery(ies).
SAR Tracker 09/24/15 04:38pm Tech Issues
RE: Grillin'

We got one of these and store an extra wrench for attaching the hose to the propane tank, an ignitor, brush, cooking tools,etc.... Windex works well for killing ants but doesn't affect the cooking process as an insecticide might.
SAR Tracker 09/21/15 10:40am Travel Trailers
RE: Saw this Harley on the back of a 5er yesterday

Hydralift for a 5th wheel
SAR Tracker 09/17/15 09:57am Fifth-Wheels
RE: Never-ending tale of woe F-150

Hope it's not the infamous spark plug issue Yep. Blew one right out of the head. Took the threads with it! Helicoil to fix, then to the dealer for a trade-in. Lost all confidence in the vehicle.
SAR Tracker 09/16/15 08:04pm Tow Vehicles
RE: Seat Belt will not retract

slowly pull it all the way out, and remove any kinks, dog hair, french fries, or other things that may be interfering. If that fails, remove the plastic roller cover and clean the mechanism out.
SAR Tracker 09/04/15 10:58am Tech Issues
RE: WD Hitch - What am I doing wrong?

Start moving weight toward the back of the trailer. Start with locating the water tank. Forward of the axles? If it's full, empty it.
SAR Tracker 09/01/15 08:23pm Towing
RE: What to do with water filters between trips?

I blow the blue one out with air, and store it on end to drain. The undersink/wet bay one I change annually.
SAR Tracker 08/25/15 05:41pm General RVing Issues
RE: Lucked into a new handy gadget!!!

I had a chat with the local Sheriff's dept about them.. I think they might be useful for night searches and such if they can be made properly senistive. Very handy device. Was on a night search and rescue mission (see User Name) years ago, and the locals had called in a US Customs Blackhawk (yeah, a black helicopter) that had FLIR installed. They couldn't find the subject because the heat from the rocks masked any sign the person could leave... Long story short, he walked into base camp the next morning!
SAR Tracker 08/04/15 10:28pm Class A Motorhomes
RE: 2013 E-450 Chassis / "clang" going in and out of drive

I'd say u-joints on the driveshaft.
SAR Tracker 07/29/15 07:40pm Class C Motorhomes
RE: Anyone camp at Fairview Campground in Kernville?

thanks for the trip report. Glad you had a good time. I pretty much grew up there with the McNally grandkids - my parents owned a mining claim on Packsaddle Trail (completely gone now - sigh....) Roads End was a great place in the 60's (that's all gone now too.....)
SAR Tracker 07/22/15 06:50pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Looking for hoist ideas

I was thinking something along the lines of a pickup truck bed jib crane. 'course you'd have to figure out the best way to mount it.....
SAR Tracker 07/20/15 04:51pm Do It Yourself Modifications and Upgrades (DIY)
RE: Looking for hoist ideas

Do you have a ladder on the back of the MS?
SAR Tracker 07/20/15 02:22pm Do It Yourself Modifications and Upgrades (DIY)
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