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Forum: Forum Admin, News and Member Account Info 05-14-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 16,745
Posted By 5thwheeler
Welcome Andy! Maureen, Percy and I had a great...

Welcome Andy!
Maureen, Percy and I had a great time with the Forums. Thanks to all the readers and advertisers.
The new look is GREAT!
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 08-06-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,501
Posted By 5thwheeler
Cd/DVD Player Didn't Work

So started to look in the cabinet - Pic 1
Took everything apart - Pic 2
Labelled everything when removed - Pic 3
Wires I didn't need anymore - Pic 4
Everything back together - Pic 5
Reason the...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 05-10-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,471
Posted By 5thwheeler
Boonville RV

Contact Kara at 855-698-3332 Booneville RV (Dale Fenton's new venture)
She knows all the answers re your pin box
Forum: General Maintenance and Repairs 05-10-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,837
Posted By 5thwheeler
Floor register replacement

Replaced old flooring with new tile.
Now DW wants the floor registers replaced
Some confusion on size (I think that's a "most men" problem)LOL
In any case, the old metal registers measure:
Forum: General Maintenance and Repairs 05-05-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,463
Posted By 5thwheeler
Restringing Day-Night Blinds

Received a few requests for this
Best to attempt repair BEFORE string breaks
Fuse the old string to the new string - just melt both ends with a candle
Be careful - the nylon is quite hot - thin...
Forum: General Community Discussions 04-23-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 5,671
Posted By 5thwheeler
Gone Home

I received a call from Irene Dickson (Weyburn Saskatchewan). Her husband Tom passed away suddenly (Monday). He was at the golf course (one of his favourite spots) and died very quickly. Tom and Irene...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 03-20-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,165
Posted By 5thwheeler
Me too!

Forum: Plumbing and Electrical 03-01-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,859
Posted By 5thwheeler
Circuit breaker

Check the battery power circuit breaker. Inside battery compartment - about 2" x 3" in size - mine is silver in colour. Has a reset button - push in.
Also check the battery cut-off switch -...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 02-25-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,793
Posted By 5thwheeler
Toilet Leak

We had the same problem.
Replaced the foam seal - thought it might work
Not successful
Replaced the pvc pipe from toilet to black water tank - the leak was in the "slip-fitting".
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 02-24-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,938
Posted By 5thwheeler
Another Get-together

SOITC Come-All-Ya!
Casa Grande Arizona
March 13th
11am – 2pm

Tommy’s Bistro
813 East 8th Street
(Just off Florence Blvd)
Casa Grande, AZ
Forum: General Community Discussions 12-25-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,988
Posted By 5thwheeler
Merry Christmas

When you came down stairs on Christmas morning, I hope Santa left you EVERYTHING
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 12-10-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,291
Posted By 5thwheeler
PDI Checklist

This is the checklist we used when picking up our Suite 7 years ago.
We gave the dealer a copy about 1 month before delivery.
Delivery day - we found 3 small items (I guess we were lucky)

Forum: General Community Discussions 11-28-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,439
Posted By 5thwheeler
Happy Thanksgiving

Another GREAT day for Canadian Snowbirds - our 2nd Thanksgiving in 2013!!!
And another opportunity to be thankful for all our friends and blessings!

Mike, Maureen, & Percy "The Wonder Dog"
Forum: Plumbing and Electrical 10-07-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,784
Posted By 5thwheeler
Contact Kara

855-698-3332 Toll Free
660-882-0211 Local Number
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 07-04-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,985
Posted By 5thwheeler
Dealer Use

I believe that the "non-deadbolt" lock is for dealers to use.
If you leave your rig for repair, or if it's on a lot being sold, that "second lock" will allow the dealer to unlock and lock the rig....
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 07-02-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,448
Posted By 5thwheeler
Black Tank Smells

An odor problem - comes and goes
Don't see any leaks in basement
Sometimes quite prevalent at the "pocket" door - quite strong - don't think it's the grey water.
My son checked the "stacks" on the...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 06-21-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,642
Posted By 5thwheeler
The "Rock"

The problem was caused by a "rock."
Marble sized. Sharp edges.
Tracked in on someones shoe.
Worked its way under the carpet "flap" that hides the seam between the rig and the slide.
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 06-17-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,642
Posted By 5thwheeler
Thanks to Lippert!

Back in Ontario. Slide fixed! Thanks Ron, Bob, and of course Lippert.
The price was right too! Lippert covered the complete cost including the Saturday morning service call and welding!!! (again...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 06-16-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,911
Posted By 5thwheeler
Still Here

All packed and ready to go (Saturday)
Asked Maureen to retract the slide-outs
The big street-side slide made a "clunk" - never moved
The piece of metal holding the cylinder to the slide rail...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 06-12-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,687
Posted By 5thwheeler

Try this number

Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 06-09-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,911
Posted By 5thwheeler
Goshen Rally

Finally Here
Brought a REALLY neat prize to donate. Actually brought 4.
It's called a JOI light.
12 LEDs powered by a single tea light candle
Check it out on-line at
or drop...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 04-25-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,063
Posted By 5thwheeler
Suite Get-to-Gether

Maureen and I can’t attend this Rally – we’ve used up almost all of our “US” visitation days – just enough left to attend the Goshen Rally.
We’ve had a GREAT time at the last two rallies put...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 04-12-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,178
Posted By 5thwheeler
Low Profile Box

We have a 2008 F450
My Truck box is a Delta Pro - Low Profile - Black Aluminum
Model - PAH1424002 - The biggest I could buy...
Forum: General Community Discussions 12-24-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,702
Posted By 5thwheeler
Blessed Christmas and Happy New Year

May the God of Your understanding keep you safe through the holidays and in the New Year.

Maureen, Percy (the wonder dog!), and I wish you and yours, health and happiness in 2013.

Thanks to...
Forum: DRV | Formerly Doubletree 11-30-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,964
Posted By 5thwheeler
Needed Repairs!

Maureen and I visited with Bob and Cherri Strohofer at the Suite Rally in Ontario Canada in June. Bob mentioned that he was expanding his RV repair business and specializing in RV Suspension, Axles,...
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