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Old 12-11-2013, 07:53 PM   #1
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Hello to all. My wife and I just bought a 2005 Greyhawk 31SS motor home. We rented a motor home 6 years ago and took the kids on a three week 5,000 mile see the country and family trip, and really enjoyed it. Now the kids are gone, retirement in two years, and the back not liking the tent camping much anymore, we wanted some comfort. I had to winterize it soon as I got it home as the temp's have been in the low 20's most nights.

By the way, what is up with the manual? I thought reading federal regulations were bad......


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Old 12-11-2013, 11:33 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum. I have found more answers here than in the manual... Lol


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Old 12-12-2013, 11:59 AM   #3
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Hi I'm also a newbie and new Greyhawk owner. Only had the unit about a year. Wife and I love it. The only two issues I have had were electrical. First one was caused by a power surge from lightning. No damage, but the circuits blew. Problem was I couldn't figure out where the elect box was. Manuals were no help. Finally went on the web and found a fellow Greyhawk owners website. Seems he had same issue. The box is under the master bed in the back. Got a chuckle about that one. My second elect issue was with the batteries for the box. Had a service check done by the dealer. Told me that the "chassis" battery was bad, and I had to go to Ford to get it replaced. Went to Ford and they said the "chassis" battery was bad and that it had to be replaced by Jayco. Must be different interpretations of what a "chassis" battery was because the Ford dealer was right. The bad battery was a Jayco installed battery, not a Motorcraft battery. Anyway, newbie learning curve.
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Old 12-14-2013, 09:23 AM   #4
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Welcome to the user friendly Jayco Owners forum! Our members just love to answer questions or help out other members when possible and have fun sharing their experiences . They also love pictures of your RV, tow vehicles, and campsites!! So do not hesitate to post pics of your Jayco in the "Pics of your Jayco forum" and pics of your tow vehicle in the "Tow Vehicle forum".

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