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    Entry Step Motor Problems

    Our entry step goes out OK but at the end of travel it makes a grinding sound. This has happened before and I just turned the plastic gear a little and that fixed the problem for a while. Now I want to replace the gear box. I think I will have to replace the motor and the together. Has anyone replaced theirs? If so, where did you get it? A link to the web site would be great of at least the part number. REV group has a part number but I can't get it to cross reference to an after market part and they want $238 for it.Thanks for any help.Barry Crocker2005 HR Ambassador 37PBD
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    Entry Step Motor Problems

    Thanks for the help. Barry
  3. Is there a way to re-calibrate the GPS in the dish System? Barry
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    Winegard Travel'er SWM

    Thanks Biker. I'll give it a shot. B
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    Winegard Travel'er SWM

    I don't think the skew is working properly. After it finds the satellites and peaks the signal for 99 & 103 are low. If I manually move the skew just an 1/2 inch or so all the transponder signals go up into the 90's.
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    2005 HR Ambassador Water Pump Inop

    2005 Holiday Rambler Ambassador Water pump quit working. RV mechanic checked the fuse in coach and it's good. There is power to the switch. No power at the pump. He said that there is a control box in the system somewhere but he doesn't have a clue where it's at. He looked at all of the places where it might be located with no luck. And, there is no inline fuse by the pump. Does anyone have any idea where the control box or the inline fuse might be located? Thanks in advance for any help. Barry
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    2005 HR Ambassador Water Pump

    Can someone tell me where the water pump is located? I am away from the coach right now so can't go looking for it. When we left the pump would not start but didn't have time to do any troubleshooting. I suspect that I have a blown fuse. Thanks for the help and a Merry Christmas to all. Barry
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    Cheyenne, WY to Amarillo, TX-Aviod Denver

    We will be traveling from F.E. Warren AFB, WY to the Elks Lodge in Amarillo, TX next fall. If it all possible I would like to avoid the Denver Metro area and not take the toll highway. We're not familiar with the back roads east of Denver. Has anyone here done that? Thanks for any help.
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    Cheyenne, WY to Amarillo, TX-Aviod Denver

    Thanks for the info. I was looking at that route but just wasn't sure about the roads.
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    Cheyenne, WY to Amarillo, TX-Aviod Denver

    No, it would be a Monday morning.
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    Cheyenne, WY to Amarillo, TX-Aviod Denver

    Man, did I ever screw that up. I meant to say "the roads east of Denver". Barry
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    Cheyenne, WY to Amarillo, TX-Aviod Denver

    Thanks for the info. I had that route but am trying to avoid Denver as much as possible. Last time we went through there and on a Sunday it took us almost two hours to get through Denver. This trip will be on a Monday morning.
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    Air Conditioning Not Working in Auto Mode

    2005 Holiday Rambler, Ambassador, Duro-Them Controller, Dometic Air Conditioners The front air conditioner is not working in Auto Mode. When I switch to Fan High or Low everything works fine. The rear air conditioner works fine. The sensor under the TV cabinet is not blocked by anything. Any ideas? Barry
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    Air Conditioning Not Working in Auto Mode

    Kirk...got one.
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    Air Conditioning Not Working in Auto Mode

    Got 'er figured out. Low power to the parks plug here at the Elks Lodge in Sierra Vista, AZ. We are in the last site at the end of the line. Everything is OK now but will talk to the office about the problem. Not good on stuff in the RV especially high tech devices. Thaks for all the info. Barry
  16. We went over our Verizon data allowance this month, again. I called Verizon and they gave us a $15 credit so we will get 1g more for free. We have looked into the unlimited Verizon is offering right now but we have some concerns: 1. Out MiFi device would be limited to 10gb of 4gLTE then it would drop to 3g. 2. Our phones would have 22gb at 4g then they would be "prioritized" after that. Does anyone have this plan and using a MiFi device? Have you used your phone as a "hot spot" and noticed a large drain on your battery? Does that shorten the battery life? We talked to Verizon but I hesitate to believe a salesperson on this. If we switch we can't go back to the plan we have now.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    I'm a tad confused about using the ZTE VM6200 - Mobile 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot OBD Device. 1. Would I be paying a fee to AT&T? 2. Do I have to keep it plugged into the RV's OBD? I have seen a 120V adapter so I think I could use that correct? Barry
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    Thanks for the info pat.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    Thanks for the info Blue.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    It's my understanding that AT&T's plan is very similar to Verizon's.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    We were told the same thing BUT we were also told that after 10GB of "hot spot" use, that portion wound be throttled. So, after talking to about 6 people at a variety of stores her is what I think the plan is: 1. Your phones will be able to use 22 gigs of data before being throttled. 2. All hot spot use will the throttled after 10 gigs. This includes your phones or a MiFi device. We have a 30 gig plan but we go over that limit sometimes. So to prevent that we will be switching to the unlimited plan. We will use our phones for 9.5 gigs or so and then use the MiFi jetpack for 9.5. If there is still days left in the month we'll just deal with the throttling as it comes. And, we're going to save a few bucks on the price.
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    Black Tank Flush System

    2005 Holiday Rambler Ambassador Went out today to drain and flush the black water tank. Hooked up the hose to the flush water connection and did not hear any water going in. After finishing the drain of the than I blew about 40 PSI thru the hose connection and still no luck. I assume there is a check valve in the system and it is either not functioning or it is clogged. Does this make sense? If there is a check valve where is it located? Thanks very much for any help. Barry
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    Thanks you all for some great info. I think Joyce and I will be able to make a better informed decision now.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    I have a Wilson Sleek so can give you hands on experience with that. Thanks for all your great info.
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    Verizon Unlimited Data Plan

    Thanks Jack. How much is that device a month? Barry
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