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Forum: Modifications and Updates 12-01-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,237
Most likely you will jack under the axle where...

Most likely you will jack under the axle where the leave springs connect to the axle. Perhaps you have room for TWO under the axle (one to jack and one act as a jack stand?).

Or stack up some...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 12-01-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
Ok that sound safer. But 2000 watts total on...

Ok that sound safer.

But 2000 watts total on an "extention cord". Are you using your 30 amp cord with an dog bone to 15 amp?

Or do you have a 12 gauge extention cord? I would NOT trust a 16...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 12-01-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,237
Well the problem is they are only rated at "2...

Well the problem is they are only rated at "2 ton". But both together on "one side" while changing "one tire or one corner" you should be safe. But need to be under the axle or frame.

When I...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 12-01-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Thanks for the info. Any pictures of this...

Thanks for the info. Any pictures of this project? Or any other projects?

I would have like to added "Mass Load Vinyl" to my Axis. But I have already added 2 to 3 (Even 4 in spots) layers of...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 12-01-2020, 12:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
That sound good.... but my storage facilty says...

That sound good.... but my storage facilty says "no heaters". They only want you to use power for charging your batteries. And some lights when you visiting the unit.

Might be some fire hazzard...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 11-30-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,237
I ordered everything from Amazon. But im sure...

I ordered everything from Amazon. But im sure you could find at a local metal suppler. My Local HD didnt have what I was looking for.

But If I had to do it over I would get a Lightly used FORD...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 11-30-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
I also live in Arkansas (howdy neighbor). ...

I also live in Arkansas (howdy neighbor).

IMO to risky NOT to winterize it by now. For the most part the temps are mild in AR....but then this morning I woke up and it was 24 deg (My weather ap...
Forum: Thor Owners Community Discussions 11-25-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 861
I insulated this "Cold air intake" area with home...

I insulated this "Cold air intake" area with home HVAC duct insulation some contact spray. It help with the fan noise but not the deep drone of the burner. Still much better than factory.
Forum: Class C and Super C Motorhomes 11-23-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
I agree with Bob. Wider is better and ditch the...

I agree with Bob. Wider is better and ditch the stabilzer jacks.

I also have the Bigfoot on my E450 chassis (its the system same as your.... my directions had both MB and Food E450 on them).
...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 11-23-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 808
Yep this is true. I like that Doctor analogy. ...

Yep this is true. I like that Doctor analogy. LOL.

I loosened up and added anti seize to all my lugnuts when I purchased her 3 years ago. Then last year I broke them all loose and re-torqed.......
Forum: Motorhome Tech Topics 11-23-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
Exactly - I have plenty of room.

Exactly - I have plenty of room.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 11-23-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 808
Luckily I had the room under my RV to make a...

Luckily I had the room under my RV to make a bracket. Plus im not maxed out on my weight.

I always run into the worse case senerios (like Ducksface mentioned). So I rather have the correct tire...
Forum: Motorhome Tech Topics 11-22-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
I read this a few weeks ago but I wanted to add...

I read this a few weeks ago but I wanted to add something to this post.

Sometime I find my front tires off the ground as well. But Its much more stabile with large blocks under the jacks. That...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 11-22-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 808
Well after I had a blow out last spring on a...

Well after I had a blow out last spring on a Sunday Night and after waited 4 hours for Road side .....I manufactured my own brackets to install my own Spare tire.

Its not very hard and now I can...
Forum: Travel | Camping Spots | Roads and Routes 10-22-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,471
Yep same here TripleG, Thats why we try to...

Yep same here TripleG,

Thats why we try to make it like 3 - 5 hour venture. Sometimes I will show up the day before and add a few # to each tire, check the oil etc. That way all I have to do...
Forum: Travel | Camping Spots | Roads and Routes 10-21-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,471
We try to drive our RV once a month during the...

We try to drive our RV once a month during the winter months to keep the batteries up and excerize the Genny + Ford engine etc.

So on nice sunny days we will take a day trip to our local lake...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 10-20-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,412
Yeah but in an enclosed storage building solar...

Yeah but in an enclosed storage building solar will not help.

Well I say it COULD HURT to leave it plugged it. Freaky things are always going on with RV's. This forum if full of them. I...
Forum: Thor RV Lifestyle 10-19-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Well I swiched to Happy Camper and it seems to...

Well I swiched to Happy Camper and it seems to keep things under control. Might use a plug in deodorizer in the bathroom area.

One time is use Lysol concentrated cleaner (they kind you add to...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 10-19-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,412
Yeah I try to drive my RV (and run generator with...

Yeah I try to drive my RV (and run generator with AC on) every 2 - 4 weeks year around.

Luckly the mild temp in AR we only see snow a couple times a year and it melts the same day or next day. ...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 10-19-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,412
I dont like leaving my coach connected all of the...

I dont like leaving my coach connected all of the time.

I feel like something strange will go wrong and either the battery over charging or not charge at all and be 100% dead. Or some electic...
Forum: Class A Motor Coach 10-13-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,714
Ok, Thanks. Sounds large enought.....I will take...

Ok, Thanks. Sounds large enought.....I will take some measurements of by bikes. Im sure I would have to remove the front wheels... they are "Mid travel" E-mtn bikes. So 150 - 160 mm travel front...
Forum: Class A Motor Coach 10-13-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,714
I just looked at this 25LW.... not a bad storage...

I just looked at this 25LW.... not a bad storage compartment. Might be on my short list if decide I really need this comparment for my Mtn bikes..... I wonder what the dimension are for this entire...
Forum: Class A Motor Coach 10-13-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 179
Well you can use your vin # (From FORD) and call...

Well you can use your vin # (From FORD) and call you local Ford dealer (or look on line) and they can tell you exactly which one it has.

Rocky Auto (auto zone etc) might be able to tell you online...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 10-12-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 678
Yeah, that was the "Two trail hikers / Finding...

Yeah, that was the "Two trail hikers / Finding our Happy" guy with a Vegas right? I saw his Youtube.

I intalled this surge guard on my Axis about 1.5 years ago. Just grab the OUTPUT from the...
Forum: Introduce Yourself | Say Hello 10-12-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 941
Welcome and Congratulations! Post some...

Welcome and Congratulations!

Post some pictures of the "Great White North" when you get a chance.

I hope when I retire I can come visit your beautiful country with my Axis. :thumb:
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