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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 09-08-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,023
Posted By weekender
Unless it was caused by a tree or some algae...

Unless it was caused by a tree or some algae growth I would suggest you have the A/C unit checked. Your coils/pan may be rusting which would discolor the water. Once this runs over it looks like it...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 09-08-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By weekender
You can try and level the trailer more nose high...

You can try and level the trailer more nose high to try and get the runoff dircted towards the back of the trailer. If this does not work you culd make a "dam" of dicor sealant to redirect the flow...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-27-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,159
Posted By weekender
Thanks for all the replies. Luckily the damage...

Thanks for all the replies. Luckily the damage is only cosmetic so I will patch and continue camping until I can get it into the dealer for service.

As for the brake away cable I would not have...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-26-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,159
Posted By weekender
Already contacted them to start the process. ...

Already contacted them to start the process. Will wait for some estimates before I complete the claim since I have a deductible as well. Hopefully it will not be that much. I think it is going to...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-26-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,159
Posted By weekender
Great idea on the breakaway chains!

Great idea on the breakaway chains!
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-26-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,159
Posted By weekender
Stupid Mistake!

Today I picked up my camper from storage to get it ready for camping next week. I did a great job of parking it except that I forgot to chock the wheels. As soon as I unhooked the trailer it...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 05-19-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,316
Posted By weekender
Here is another option as well. They are also...

Here is another option as well. They are also not as bright as the incandescent we had before, but we really do not not any difference unless they are side by side. Love the lower amp usage.
...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-06-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,579
Posted By weekender
Check where your cable connects close to your...

Check where your cable connects close to your television (may be in bedroom jack or living room jack) and you should find a small black button (amp button) on the panel. For antenna of course make...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 05-06-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,952
Posted By weekender
You will want to leave the weight distribution...

You will want to leave the weight distribution arms engaged, but you need to loosen or better remove the sway control if at all possible and I will explain why in a minute. Of course this will also...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 12-29-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,317
Posted By weekender
Flygirl, I do not have this trailer, but can...

Flygirl,

I do not have this trailer, but can offer my opinion on the trailer. Also be advised that you may receive many opinions on towing so in the end you will need to do what is right for you...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 12-26-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,578
Posted By weekender
Bsikes, Are you refering to how to level the...

Bsikes,

Are you refering to how to level the trailer or what to use to level the trailer with such as wood planks, plastic type blocks, etc?

For me I always survey the sight first to see if...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 12-09-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,972
Posted By weekender
Depending upon which brand and model you have...

Depending upon which brand and model you have they typically run around $75 - $100. I paid a little over $100 for mine, but it occurred while on vacation so I probably paid a little more than I...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 12-07-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,972
Posted By weekender
Mine is a Safe-T-Alert and it is printed in small...

Mine is a Safe-T-Alert and it is printed in small print on the front on when it should be changed. On the back of the detector it had a date when it was manufactured.
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 12-07-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,972
Posted By weekender
These are very sensitive devices and actually...

These are very sensitive devices and actually become more sensitive the older they are. Most of them say they should be replaced every 3 - 5 years. If you look close enough at them they will have a...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-13-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,952
Posted By weekender
I recently installed this hardwired version. ...

I recently installed this hardwired version. Camping world had it at the lowest cost:

https://www.campingworld.com/shopping/item/30-amp-surge-protector-with-voltage-protection/56419
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-12-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,952
Posted By weekender
Congratulations on the new travel trailer. ...

Congratulations on the new travel trailer.

You will get alot of different answers, but the surge protector is one of those things that you may never need, but will be glad you have if anything...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-07-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By weekender
My extension cord (30amp) was very hot so I...

My extension cord (30amp) was very hot so I cleaned off the prongs and tried to clean the outlet. That really did not help so I just used the camper cord with basically the same result. I think the...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-07-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By weekender
Thanks to all who provided their feedback. I...

Thanks to all who provided their feedback. I will watch my usage on my next trip and see if things get better. It appears that I was using too many items at the same time coupled with a drop in...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-06-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By weekender
Ran some test this morning since I can see my...

Ran some test this morning since I can see my volts and amps on my surge protector. With only the fridge running on electric I pull 5 amps. Here is what everythign else pulls:

AC - 12 - 15...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-06-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By weekender
Thanks for all the help from everyone. It was...

Thanks for all the help from everyone. It was the outside post breaker tripping and not the one inside the camper. I will check the cord. The battery was good and I think it was a campground issue...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-05-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By weekender
Tripping 30A breaker and other issues - Help!

Need help/advice since I had several things happen this weekend while camping that have not happened in the past.

We have camped at this particular campground many times and have never had...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 07-10-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By weekender
Camping World has the lowest price I found and it...

Camping World has the lowest price I found and it was $210 + $9 for shipping since I am a Good Sam Member.
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 07-10-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By weekender
Progressive Industires EMS-HW30C

After reading forums on surge protectors I decided to bite the bullet and ordered this surge protector from Camping World at a great price. It arrived direct from Progressive within a couple days....
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 05-20-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 927
Posted By weekender
Mine was received the same way. It had the wire...

Mine was received the same way. It had the wire nut on the white wire and was inside a plastic bag with instructions and then wrapped in bubble wrap. The vendor (Amazon) sent in a yellow envelope. ...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 05-14-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By weekender
Upgraded to Digital Thermostat

Upgraded the analog thermostat in my 2011 Jayco Jay Flight to the RV Comfort Coleman Mach Digital thermostat. Ordered this from Amazon and it was a direct wire for wire installation. I know there...
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