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Forum: Electrical 05-15-2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7,575
Posted By doszorros
Allen: I believe on the 93 coach, the relays...

Allen:

I believe on the 93 coach, the relays for the bay locks should be overhead by the door. There should be two relays, one for lock and one for unlock. If the bay lock is bad, they are the...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, Brakes, Steering and Suspensions 04-25-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 6,331
Posted By doszorros
Another country hear from! I have run Toyo...

Another country hear from!

I have run Toyo only with Equal balancing powder IN the tires and proper valve cores for years with no problems.
Forum: Engine 01-29-2015
Replies: 82
Views: 13,865
Posted By doszorros
From the research I have done, biodiesel up to...

From the research I have done, biodiesel up to 20% is beneficial to the engine as you get better pump and injector lubrication. However, even 20% biodiesel will cut the mileage down. Last summer I...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, Brakes, Steering and Suspensions 01-17-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By doszorros
This repair was 20 years ago and I no longer...

This repair was 20 years ago and I no longer remember the name of the shop (or much else). I think you could probably do an internet search of hydraulic repair shops including steering gear repair...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, Brakes, Steering and Suspensions 01-16-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By doszorros
Joe: You probably have a Ross steering gear....

Joe:

You probably have a Ross steering gear. The early Wanderlodges had a steering gear that had a small hydraulic centering piston in them that moved ten thousands of an inch if I remember...
Forum: General 01-13-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,193
Posted By doszorros
The 1982 PT40 in Florida that Randy had on his...

The 1982 PT40 in Florida that Randy had on his site briefly and took off because of family difficulties and then sold on Ebay was a feature story in Bus Conversion Magazine in the mid 1990's. I done...
Forum: Vehicle Issues 12-08-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 2,267
Posted By doszorros
The Pro Driver is no longer available from...

The Pro Driver is no longer available from Detroit Diesel and they no longer service it or have any parts for it. The Manufacturer no longer has any parts for it. It is truly a dead issue if you...
Forum: Craigs List, Ebay, Coaches and other Finds 11-10-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 2,485
Posted By doszorros
I agree with Randy. It was not converted by...

I agree with Randy. It was not converted by Bluebird. Bluebird built their first motorhome in 1963 as I recall.
Forum: Buying a Wanderlodge, a Bluebird or any RV 10-06-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,689
Posted By doszorros
1973 Wanderlodges did not come with 3208's. I...

1973 Wanderlodges did not come with 3208's. I believe the 3208 was first put in in 1975; not sure.
Forum: Coaches For Sale by WOG Members 10-04-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 2,077
Posted By doszorros
2003 LXI Double Slide for sale $174,500

After 25 years and 5 Wanderlodges, it is time to hang it up. This little used Coach is in excellent condition and has 56000 miles with nearly new tires, house batteries, chassis batteries and...
Forum: Parts Wanted 09-15-2014
Replies: 58
Views: 10,129
Posted By doszorros
Roof top lift

Many years ago in another lifetime, I built a roof lift on a 35ft FC to lift an inflatable rubber dingy, a small outboard motor and a spare tire to the roof of the motorhome.

I built the lift out...
Forum: General 08-03-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,340
Posted By doszorros
The original blue boxes did not have a key. Our...

The original blue boxes did not have a key. Our first three Bluebirds had blue boxes and no key. They were simply a blue file box. Our current Bluebird has a black (blue box) with as key but I...
Forum: Coaches For Sale by WOG Members 07-13-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 2,806
Posted By doszorros
Randy: Let's see some pictures, info and...

Randy:

Let's see some pictures, info and price for the tow car separately. I am going to have to upgrade my tow car soon.

Thanks,

FOX
Forum: Travel Tips - Fuel Prices 03-24-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,981
Posted By doszorros
Curt: We have kids in Boise and we stay at...

Curt:

We have kids in Boise and we stay at the Boise Riverside RV Park, primarily because it is the closest one to where our kids live. It is on the river and right next to the fairgrounds. It...
Forum: General 02-27-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 3,381
Posted By doszorros
Urea is not made from urine. It is made from...

Urea is not made from urine. It is made from ammonia and carbon dioxide in a very complex chemical reaction using a large scale industrial plant. Urea is a high nitrogen solid, normally in granule...
Forum: General 12-19-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,583
Posted By doszorros
Door & bay actuators

This same linear actuator was used as door locks on GM cars in the 70's and, I believe, the early 80's. You can get them at any auto wrecking yard.
Forum: General 10-02-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 988
Posted By doszorros
I can't tell from the position but it looks like...

I can't tell from the position but it looks like a brake treadle valve. This is the valve under your brake pedal that operates the pressure to your brakes when you step on the brake pedal.
Forum: General 09-19-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,422
Posted By doszorros
If the valve is operating, I assume the solonoid...

If the valve is operating, I assume the solonoid is OK. Take the valve apart and clean it; it is not a big job.

All 5 Wanderlodges that I have owned fill slower than I would like. If it has a...
Forum: PT & WB (Twin Axle Pusher Unique Issues) 09-14-2013
Replies: 24
Views: 3,634
Posted By doszorros
Wanderlodge slides

The build sheet on my 2003 LXI indicated Bluiebird charged $55,000 plus for the living room slide and $22,000 plus for the bedroom slide and they done it as an in house business.

Adrian, you...
Forum: Coaches For Sale by WOG Members 08-21-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2,810
Posted By doszorros
2003 LXI double slide for sale

After 25 years and 5 Wanderlodges, I need to sell my 2003 LXI double slide Wanderlodge for medical reasons. The price has been lowered to $198,700. It is in excellant condition with nearly new...
Forum: General 07-03-2013
Replies: 346
Views: 61,438
Posted By doszorros
I use firm Mexican desert and firm Alaskan soil.

I use firm Mexican desert and firm Alaskan soil.
Forum: General 06-22-2013
Replies: 64
Views: 11,205
Posted By doszorros
I done a major upgrade and rebuild on a...

I done a major upgrade and rebuild on a Wanderlodge 1982 PT40 and pulling wire from front to back is not that difficult. You have to remove all your STUFF from the overhead cabinets on which ever...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, Brakes, Steering and Suspensions 05-28-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 2,632
Posted By doszorros
Sealing tubeless tires

I used a different method to seal collapsed tubless tires about 40 years ago when we didn't have Murphys Soap and were always trying to do $100 worth of work for $20. I am not strongly recommending...
Forum: Engine 04-16-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 6,502
Posted By doszorros
I have used Detroit engines in the 471, 671,...

I have used Detroit engines in the 471, 671, 8v71, 6v92, 8v92 and series 60 models. There are millions of Detroit engines out there running around the world and will still be running after we are...
Forum: Buying a Wanderlodge, a Bluebird or any RV 04-08-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 5,704
Posted By doszorros
IF IN DOUBT, DON'T!

IF IN DOUBT, DON'T!
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