Go Back   Thor Forums > Search Forums
Click Here to Login
Showing results 1 to 25 of 30
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: davepetroski
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 08-03-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,083
Posted By davepetroski
We have a 30.2 that failed last year. I bought...

We have a 30.2 that failed last year. I bought the Bauer AP products from Amazon to replace the broken factory unit. We like the convenience of the keypad to lock and unlock the unit.

This past...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 08-03-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By davepetroski
Issue with ACE power connector

So we have been using our 30.2 for almost 3 years. Monday was a very hot day in LasVegas and the power went out. I checked the breakers in and out and neither popped. I did smell something and then...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-21-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By davepetroski
Second AC question / request

I have a Thor ACE with a 15btu stock unit and a Coleman 13.5 in the bedroom. The combination is definitely getting us through a hot summer.

Does anyone know if you could chain the main thermostat...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 01-20-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 796
Posted By davepetroski
Is the recliner still available? If so give me a...

Is the recliner still available? If so give me a call at (702) 305-7282. Iím in Vegas and could make the trip down.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 11-20-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,479
Posted By davepetroski
Spare tire carrier

I noticed this ACE today at a truck stop. How are they mounting the spare tire and where do you buy this kit?1417414175


I attached 2 photos as examples
Forum: Thor Owner Classifieds Archive 09-16-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 821
Posted By davepetroski
Hey I am very interested in both of these items....

Hey I am very interested in both of these items. I live in Las Vegas and the shade and the spare are both things that I need in the desert. I have a Thor Ace 30.2.

I noticed you are located in...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 06-09-2018, 01:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 879
Posted By davepetroski
I have the ACE 30.2 and the Wally/ playmaker...

I have the ACE 30.2 and the Wally/ playmaker setup. My Ace had two HDMI runs to the living room and outside TV. Each of these two runs terminated in the cabinet above the couch opposite the Living...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-29-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By davepetroski
Amazon: AP Products 013-531 Electric Motor...

Amazon:

AP Products 013-531 Electric Motor Home Lock

10 minute install and better quality so far. My factory lock broke and I was lucky someone was inside. I climbed into the bedroom and was...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 11-12-2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,978
Posted By davepetroski
Isn't there an outlet on the side of the RV? Just...

Isn't there an outlet on the side of the RV? Just use the exterior one and turn off the the stuff that you don't use inside. Then you are covered with insurance as opposed to a "custom" solution.
...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 11-12-2017, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By davepetroski
HDMI cord splitter to bedroom TV and main TV

In the ACE 30.2 the HDMI cord is routed through the area under the bunkbeds to the larger TV. I checked and the cord makes its way under the microwave and over to the TV. I would like to pull this...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 08-15-2017, 10:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,138
Posted By davepetroski
Smile I have a goal zero maintainer in my Ace. The...

I have a goal zero maintainer in my Ace. The maintainer keeps the chassis battery. Put it on the dash and plug into the dash.

The house batteries are charged via the rooftop solar panel. I...
Forum: Towing | Hitches and Toads 08-09-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,308
Posted By davepetroski
This one states 10,000 ...

This one states 10,000

https://www.etrailer.com/Accessories-and-Parts/Roadmaster/RM-077-2.html
Forum: Travel | Camping Spots | Roads and Routes 08-09-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 924
Posted By davepetroski
Smile Yosemite Tioga Pass 120e with Jeep in tow

We made the trip through Yosemite and what a beautiful drive. Just be prepared to use low gear and drive slow. I was concerned about the drive but it wasn't bad. We encountered only 3 gas stations in...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 07-28-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By davepetroski
I pack that bay to the rim with all sorts of...

I pack that bay to the rim with all sorts of things. Now I will have to double check it but I'm hoping you just got unlucky. Sorry for your misfortune.

We should create a list of things to check...
Forum: Motorhome Tech Topics 07-21-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 913
Posted By davepetroski
Power converter and chassis battery

Does anyone know if the ACE motorhomes power converter charges the chassis battery? I know the house batteries are conditioned and charged but not sure about the one to start the engine.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-18-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,014
Posted By davepetroski
I used to have a Lance truck camper that had a...

I used to have a Lance truck camper that had a Coleman AC on the roof. It ran just fine with the Honda however I cannot recall what model it was. I am hopeful that the power saving features of the...
Forum: Thor Owners Community Discussions 07-17-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,184
Posted By davepetroski
I think I'm gonna steal your idea. I already have...

I think I'm gonna steal your idea. I already have the Bedroom AC wired to that area and adding the fuse will allow me to select which AC to utilize when on Generator.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-17-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,014
Posted By davepetroski
My mistake the wire was 10-3. Green, White and...

My mistake the wire was 10-3. Green, White and Black. The manual online I read suggested 10 gauge and the Home Cheapo cost was similar so I bought the lower resistance. I wanted to use this wire to...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-17-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 968
Posted By davepetroski
Issue to check with AC in Thor ACE

We installed a new bedroom AC in my 2016 ACE 30.2 this weekend. The unit is great and we are thrilled about the addition. Problem is that the little 13.5 BTU was putting out way more cooling than the...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-17-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,014
Posted By davepetroski
Smile AC installed in ACE bedroom

So I ordered a Coleman 13.5 PS and installed it in the bedroom of my 30.2. Getting the wiring in was a bear but its done now and I'm thrilled to have it. I ran the power (10-2) concealed to a boat...
Forum: Towing | Hitches and Toads 04-03-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,439
Posted By davepetroski
30.2 towing

I use the ready brute elite system. Its a good price on Amazon and uses a surge brake mechanical system. I would recommend researching it before investing in separate tow bar / brake solutions.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 01-17-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,070
Posted By davepetroski
Gas Grill adapter and LP regulator

Has anyone added an adapter before the regulator to accept a gas grill? I would like to setup a connection to my Weber Q. If you have, can you please share where you got the parts and what they are....
Forum: Towing | Hitches and Toads 01-16-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,596
Posted By davepetroski
Cool Smell of burned rubber after towing Jeep

Has anyone also experienced this? I thought it may be my brakes or something. I googled this and many state its the result of debris and such that collects underneath while flat towing. Normally the...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 12-28-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By davepetroski
Thanks, its for the TV and DVD while were...

Thanks, its for the TV and DVD while were driving. You have confirmed what I was thinking.
Forum: Towing | Hitches and Toads 12-28-2016, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,439
Posted By davepetroski
You have to be careful where you launch. Boat...

You have to be careful where you launch. Boat launches can be steep, crowded and slippery. I just go when the crowd is minimal and the ramp is nice. There a site at Havasu called site 6 that you...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 30

 
Forum Jump
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thor Industries or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.




All times are GMT. The time now is 11:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2