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No 12V power to prewired back up camera

I went to install a backup camera to my Forest River flagstaff TT that is only 10 months old. I found thet there wasn't any 12V power to the preinstalled/wired furion bracket. I checked every where and couldn't get power. I didn't check the fuse's I ...

Snomas by Explorer
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Need Help Identifying Trailer

I'm trying to determine the model/length of this Kit Companion trailer from the 1960's. Anyone into vintage trailers that might recognize it?Here is the link: edit to fix picture link.

Surge protector

Hello everyone. I am looking for some information about surge protectors. I am looking to possibly buy one that plugs into the shore power outside. I haven’t ever had one in the past, but the guy that did our walk through suggested it, so I thought ...

elm3420 by Explorer
  • 14 replies

Carbon Monoxide alarm going off

I have two Carbon monoxide alarms. One just for CO and the other does CO and propane, and they're both going off. The CO, made by Kidde, is reading over 350ppm.What I don't understand is the TC camper is not being used, no generator, the propane tan...

Northern Lite 2013 10-2 cdse

Hello, It,s been a long time since I've posted.I found some water damage (minimal) and I can't determine if it's coming in my generator door (no gen.) or my basement door under the step/rear entry, anyone come across this problem. I imagine any pre "...

K_Mac by Explorer
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Heco lift system

Hi all,I was wondering if it is OK to lubricate the rail/gear on the Heco lift system. My 2005 Northstar 850SC, cranks up OK but I'm thinking everything would glide smoother with some lubricant. Is it advisable to lubercate these components and if so...

Manfred by Explorer
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Solar panel and battery noise

Hello all!I am running 2 6VDC deep cycle batteries in series on my travel trailer. I recently bought a 120W solar panel that is for a 12V circuit. I hooked up the solar panel using the charge regulator that came with it. I connected the +VE to the ...

Add washer and dryer

2002 Holiday Rambler Presidential 30’ TT ; REALLY would like to add washer and dryer inside TT but, have no idea how to begin! Household dryer require 220 outlets. Will I need to rewire to accommodate dryer? Any suggestions, experience , direction is...

New battery time

We never boondock with our TT, and since we now live in a place where it can be stored on property, it will always be plugged in. Do I really need a deep-cycle battery? Probably the only time it will ever be disconnected is winter storage, and then ...

Hemling by Explorer
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HOST , LANCE , slide-outs fiberglass skin fatigue.

There is no way around it, camper slide-outs compromise structural integrity.Being said,I offer two factors that can attribute to stress cracks on slide opening corners.First possible is, over-tightened rear turnbuckles(tork-lift,etc.). Second, My ex...

todsme by Explorer
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2015 Rockwood Roo 21DK

Picked up a 2015 Rockwood Roo 21DK trailer with some mildew on the bunks. Vinyl/softshell material everywhere except the two zipper sides are canvas materials.Brought out the Miracle Mist and cleaned it all nicely. Sprayed it down with Scotchgard to ...

Rockwood Ultralite vs Outback Ultralite

Hello! We are looking at purchasing a travel trailer. We previously owned a 40' Forest River Sierra Fifth wheel which we loved but was quirky. We are a military family looking for a trailer to last and be able to be used in any season. Does anyone ha...

Schwintek slide out system failure - brand new TT

I'm not really asking a question; more like blowing off steam.After years of big TT's, one slide in truck camper, and a new Class C that we had for 5 years, we moved to a smaller TT for wife and I that would allow our grown daughters to come with, as...

mleekamp by Explorer
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Goodbye CH751 key!

Last night I replaced the CH751 lock on the water fill hatch with a lock that matches my entry door and other compartment locks, which were replaced in previous upgrades. One less key to mess with!WOOHOO!!!There's also a thumb turn style lock availa...