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Forum: Maintenance and Repair 10-13-2021, 02:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By Down South
Have you checked to see if the wire is hot just...

Have you checked to see if the wire is hot just before it goes into the receptacle? It could be a bad connection inside the receptacle.
Forum: Thor Motorhome General Discussions 10-13-2021, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By Down South
My replacement was OEM. I had to take pictures of...

My replacement was OEM. I had to take pictures of the information embedded in the windshield so Safelite could contact the factory it was made at. The factory had to build another windshield.

It...
Forum: Thor Motorhome General Discussions 09-12-2021, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By Down South
Had to replace the windshield in my 27.2

I already had a few chips that had been repaired. One wasn't repaired well enough and sent a crack from the top of the windshield to the bottom about center ways of the windshield.
I thought, I can...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 08-12-2021, 12:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
The brushes do not have ring terminals. The studs...

The brushes do not have ring terminals. The studs on the brushes in the link are 1/4" instead of the original 5/16". They worked out fine.
If I were you, I would contact Lippert since you have a...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 08-09-2021, 01:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
I rebuilt my motor with the brush kits from...

I rebuilt my motor with the brush kits from Eurton Electric. The terminals were 1/4" studs instead of 5/16" I was able to use the existing isolators during installation.
Reassembled the motor and it...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 06-21-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
They should fit. Of the applicable listed...

They should fit. Of the applicable listed fitments was the Lippert 12V DC motor P/N 414850.
I talked to Eurton Electric before ordering and they confirmed fitment and that I would need two sets for...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 06-21-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
I got off my lazy behind and decided to look for...

I got off my lazy behind and decided to look for a brush kit. It took me about 15 minutes to locate the kit.
The problem with the kit is it fits several other 12V DC motors and only 1/2 of the...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 06-06-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
I looked for parts ID on the brush plate and in...

I looked for parts ID on the brush plate and in other areas but no luck.
I haven't started looking for parts yet. Maybe tomorrow when businesses open back up after the weekend.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 06-06-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
You asked for so you got it. It's been raining...

You asked for so you got it. It's been raining for days here. So, no outside jobs could be accomplished. I went out to my shop to do something and saw the motor laying on the bench so I decided to...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-18-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
Just got home from a trip yesterday. The new...

Just got home from a trip yesterday. The new motor had arrived. I replaced it this morning and it works fine now.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-08-2021, 01:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
Open the front two jacks valves with a 9/32" hex...

Open the front two jacks valves with a 9/32" hex key wrench. Spin the nut counterclockwise with a drill, It takes a 1/2" socket to fit the nut. Spin it until the jacks are all the way up and keep it...
Forum: Towing | Hitches and Toads 05-07-2021, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By Down South
Working on my trailer to start towing my golf cart again

I made a trip to Grand Isle Louisiana last week towing two golf carts, one for my buddy and the other one for me.
I used my car hauler that I used to tow the wife's car with before I bought a Jeep...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-06-2021, 10:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
If I run into any evident heat or wear problems...

If I run into any evident heat or wear problems with the internal wiring, I'll send it off as well and let it be rebuilt by a shop.
Once I have opened this thing up to see what I'm dealing with,...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-06-2021, 09:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
I think that I can do it a lot cheaper than that...

I think that I can do it a lot cheaper than that if my suspicions are correct. If the armature and windings check out good which I think they will. I figure the problem will be with the brushes. ...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-06-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
The P/N you mentioned above isn't my motor. Mine...

The P/N you mentioned above isn't my motor. Mine motor even looks bigger.

In the links you provided, I ran my P/N.

This one is $930.99...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-06-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
No extended warranty. I can buy and fix a lot...

No extended warranty. I can buy and fix a lot stuff myself and probably still have money left over by the time an extended warranty would expire.

I'll tear into the motor once I get the...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 05-03-2021, 02:08 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 17,317
Posted By Down South
Abut a month since my second vaccination of...

Abut a month since my second vaccination of Moderna. All is well.

I'm back on the road enjoying life. Just made a trip and another trip planned in 8 days. Life is good.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 05-02-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,987
Posted By Down South
Lippert leveling jacks motor went out

on my 2017 ACE 27.2, I was setting up on a pad the other day and while leveling, the leveling pump shut down.
I started troubleshooting the problem and to make a long story short.

I had Voltage...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-25-2021, 03:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,955
Posted By Down South
I believe your engine uses motorcraft synthetic...

I believe your engine uses motorcraft synthetic blend. That's what the owners manual says for my Triton V-10 engine.
I see no reason to change that.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-25-2021, 01:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By Down South
I'm not sure what you are trying to get off in...

I'm not sure what you are trying to get off in your pics. You will have an engine oil fill cap that you should be able to reach without having to remove anything.
I'm not sure your engine oil is...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-25-2021, 01:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,475
Posted By Down South
The brake fluid is what the master cylinder uses...

The brake fluid is what the master cylinder uses for hydraulic pressure to activate your brakes.
The yellow tank you questioned about is sitting on top of the master cylinder. Check the level in...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-24-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By Down South
Hard to tell from the pic. Make sure the stick is...

Hard to tell from the pic. Make sure the stick is completely dry and engine has not been ran for at least several minutes.
Reinsert the stick until it bottoms out. Pull the dipstick back out leaving...
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-24-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By Down South
Engine coolant reservoir. Looks good.

Engine coolant reservoir. Looks good.
Forum: Maintenance and Repair 04-24-2021, 09:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,475
Posted By Down South
Brake fluid reservoir. It looks empty. Have you...

Brake fluid reservoir. It looks empty. Have you noticed any fluid on the ground around the wheels?
If it is truly empty which it shouldn't be. You could be losing brake fluid somewhere.
Maybe it...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 04-20-2021, 02:44 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 17,317
Posted By Down South
We have been at home too long. I've had other...

We have been at home too long. I've had other things that have retained me here at the house and I see some light at the end of the tunnel.

I started working on the motorhome today. I started...
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