Wanderlodge Owners Group  
BuyByeBlueBird.com
Donate

Go Back   Wanderlodge Owners Group > Search Forums

Site Search:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 311
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mahansm
Forum: Under The Awning 3 Days Ago
Replies: 403
Views: 41,418
Posted By mahansm
Last night was our first time since Michael...

Last night was our first time since Michael sleeping in our house instead of the Bird.
Forum: Under The Awning 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Posted By mahansm
Back when I was 50 (it hurts to write that) I got...

Back when I was 50 (it hurts to write that) I got a cake with 50 lit candles. It melted the icing and I couldn't blow them all out. Good cake, though. Same recipe tonight but my daughter made it...
Forum: Under The Awning 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Posted By mahansm
Thanks, Randy. Even better, we're finally getting...

Thanks, Randy. Even better, we're finally getting furniture back into the house today so we can move out of the coach Real Soon Now (11 months and counting).


Dinner tonight with daughter,...
Forum: Under The Awning 1 Week Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,678
Posted By mahansm
Nah, Area 51 is a distraction. They keep the...

Nah, Area 51 is a distraction. They keep the aliens in the tunnels under Cheyenne Mountain outside Colorado Springs; harder for their buddies to stage a rescue operation through all that granite.
Forum: Highway, Road and Weather Forecast and Radar Conditions 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 3,987
Posted By mahansm
Y'all remember, if the storm is bad enough the...

Y'all remember, if the storm is bad enough the municipal water system (depending on electricity to run) will go down too. Yes, they have backup generators but limited fuel and the storage tanks are...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, Brakes, Steering and Suspensions 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 2,675
Posted By mahansm
Shortly after I bought my coach I went around and...

Shortly after I bought my coach I went around and re-torqued all 80 lug nuts/spindles. Right front had 5 that moved, left front had 7 that went tighter. Every set of 10 had at least 1 that was not...
Forum: Highway, Road and Weather Forecast and Radar Conditions 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 3,987
Posted By mahansm
Here in Lynn Haven bottled water is selling out...

Here in Lynn Haven bottled water is selling out and there were lines at all the gas stations last night. The storm info update I got yesterday afternoon put the probability of tropical storm winds at...
Forum: Highway, Road and Weather Forecast and Radar Conditions 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 3,987
Posted By mahansm
Trust me, you don't want to be where it hits....

Trust me, you don't want to be where it hits. We're still not fully recovered from Michael...

Coach is fueled, we'll be leaving if it comes close.
Forum: Under The Awning 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4,263
Views: 488,942
Posted By mahansm
5 year note, on schedule for 30 months...

5 year note, on schedule for 30 months (December). Insurance settlement from Michael damages came in...
No mortgage, no car loans, no debt besides credit cards (paid in full monthly).
Retirement...
Forum: Under The Awning 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4,263
Views: 488,942
Posted By mahansm
Well, not really to the bus, but... I...

Well, not really to the bus, but...


I paid off the last of the note. It's ALL mine now.
Forum: LX and LXI (Unique Issues) 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By mahansm
Fuse elements can fail from fatigue due to heat...

Fuse elements can fail from fatigue due to heat cycling (thermal expansion/contraction) and vibration. In addition, the ends of the fuse and the mounting points are subject to corrosion from the...
Forum: Electrical 08-12-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By mahansm
There are only a few reasons to see a leg voltage...

There are only a few reasons to see a leg voltage too high:

1. The system supply voltage (shore, generator, inverter) is too high.
2. You've got a bad neutral connection somewhere. This will make...
Forum: Under The Awning 08-11-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,237
Posted By mahansm
I had a couple 240D's, a '76 with manual and an...

I had a couple 240D's, a '76 with manual and an '80 with an automatic. Both got about 25 MPG. My '82 300D turbo got about 24. The automatic 240D was actually quicker from a standing start than the...
Forum: Under The Awning 08-11-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,237
Posted By mahansm
The 240D was available with a 4-speed manual and...

The 240D was available with a 4-speed manual and could be flat towed. Neither the 240D automatic nor the 300D (all automatics) were approved for flat towing even though the transmissions were...
Forum: 'Birds Spotted Today! 08-07-2019
Replies: 3,993
Views: 631,158
Posted By mahansm
Not real life, but on Bus Grease Monkey's daily...

Not real life, but on Bus Grease Monkey's daily video <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6yqwVBit_0> at 16:47 that sure looks like an LXi 43 with the bedroom slide out.
Forum: Caterpillar 3208 Solutions 08-03-2019
Replies: 28
Views: 1,362
Posted By mahansm
That's "Bob is the oil guy",...

That's "Bob is the oil guy", <http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php>.
The URL takes you right to the forums page. Their abbreviation for the site is BITOG.
Forum: Generators 08-03-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 1,487
Posted By mahansm
The nature of the single phase generator is that...

The nature of the single phase generator is that the electrical torque loading by the generator head cycles from zero to whatever and back 120 times a second. This creates a torsional vibration on...
Forum: LX and LXI (Unique Issues) 08-03-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By mahansm
I go about 275 and have no problems...

I go about 275 and have no problems moving/working on the roof. I've had multiple people up there in the same close vicinity and not a hint of trouble. I do try to stay on the aluminum panels if only...
Forum: Electrical 08-01-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 103
Posted By mahansm
The installation manual (available on the web)...

The installation manual (available on the web) says that there's only one 120 VAC output winding in the generator head. The output is available at the terminal block at the left upper rear corner of...
Forum: SP (Single Axle Pusher Unique Issues) 08-01-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By mahansm
I've found that I must dump before I try to...

I've found that I must dump before I try to level, especially if the ground is sloped. The leveling system will extend the jack on the highest corner until it touches the ground and then put the...
Forum: SP (Single Axle Pusher Unique Issues) 07-31-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By mahansm
My HWH jacks have been up now for 10 months... ...

My HWH jacks have been up now for 10 months...

Waiting for the house to be ready so I can move back in.
Forum: HVAC, Air Conditioners, Aqua Hot, Primus, Webasto, Chassis Heaters, Furnaces and Water Heaters 07-29-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 1,087
Posted By mahansm
Mark, You might want to update your...

Mark,


You might want to update your signature so that we all know what we're dealing with.
Forum: HVAC, Air Conditioners, Aqua Hot, Primus, Webasto, Chassis Heaters, Furnaces and Water Heaters 07-29-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 1,087
Posted By mahansm
Your propane system is controlled by a normally...

Your propane system is controlled by a normally closed solenoid valve at the tank. To get this valve to open three conditions must be true:

1. The switch by the fill port must be on (up)
2. The...
Forum: SP (Single Axle Pusher Unique Issues) 07-22-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 655
Posted By mahansm
It is a new GPD brand to replace Bendix 275491...

It is a new GPD brand to replace Bendix 275491 and/or Midland 18530. Last time out air pressure built to well over 125 for about 1/2 hour before settling down. It behaved on the return trip but I'll...
Forum: Under The Awning 07-22-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 2,284
Posted By mahansm
No flack about the 20,000 lb limit for a single...

No flack about the 20,000 lb limit for a single axle on the bridge?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 311

 
Forum Jump
Web Search:

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:37 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.