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Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 07-04-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 80
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Posted By ecoboosteagle
Yep, might be a little early to tell but have...

Yep, might be a little early to tell but have done 3 separated trips since May and no issues. Temp and pressure reads fine and I also checked the actual pressure to make sure in case it was a false...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 06-24-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 897
Posted By ecoboosteagle
If your looking newer consider the F150...

If your looking newer consider the F150 especially with the ecoboost. F150 has the best 1/2 ton pay load capacity with their lighter aluminum body.


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Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 06-13-2017, 05:54 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,177
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Update / Review: I did end up purchasing...

Update / Review:

I did end up purchasing and installing this tpms from Amazon. I am pleased to say it works great. I have used it for 3 trips now and it reads the tp and tempature with out fault....
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-12-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,757
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Sorry but your post does not lend enough...

Sorry but your post does not lend enough credibility on why you switched. What were the specs of your 2016 f150. The F150 payload can very almost a 1000lbs depending on configuration.

The OP...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-08-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,757
Posted By ecoboosteagle
It's not just the transmission that will improve...

It's not just the transmission that will improve the towing on a 2017 vs 2016. The ecobooost is 2nd generation with several improvements. 20 more HP, 50 ft/lbs more torque, dual injection system etc....
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 04-09-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By ecoboosteagle
If the Carlisle tires are that new I would have...

If the Carlisle tires are that new I would have the dealer switch them. I have the same trailer (15) this will be my 3rd summer on the tow max range d tires and about 6000km on them with no issues. I...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 04-08-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,163
Posted By ecoboosteagle
If you are maxed out on your washers than you...

If you are maxed out on your washers than you will need to move your L brackets up on the trailer, not your shank head.


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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 04-01-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Guess I am lucky in that regard as scales in...

Guess I am lucky in that regard as scales in Manitoba are free. They are not cat brand but operated by the Province. We do have a couple of cat scales closer to Winnipeg.


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 04-01-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,759
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Camco 43526 Universal Silent Top Stovetop Cover...

Camco 43526 Universal Silent Top Stovetop Cover (Bordeaux Finish) https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B00LGIHYHC/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_Z.f4yb42P9CQP


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 04-01-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Thanks for the advice but I bit the bullet and...

Thanks for the advice but I bit the bullet and ordered through dealer, $129. Most things you can get in Canada are compatible but this is just one of those things...Thankfully they are few and far...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-31-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Thanks that's what I thought as well. Next weight...

Thanks that's what I thought as well. Next weight in I will try with hitch attached to TV on 1st weigh. Will be nice comparison to usual method. I will post results


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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-31-2017, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,852
Posted By ecoboosteagle
However RVing weight calculations and schematics...

However RVing weight calculations and schematics have not changed much since 2013...just a easy to use calculator especially for beginners


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-30-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,471
Posted By ecoboosteagle
I am sure they will be a st 225 75 15"load range...

I am sure they will be a st 225 75 15"load range D tire. That is what I have on mine on a 32bhts. Mine is a 2015 and the tire stamp build date is 2013. I have ran mine for close to 5000km and all...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-30-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,852
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Try searching your App Store for rv pocket...

Try searching your App Store for rv pocket preference and see. Not sure.


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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-30-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,852
Posted By ecoboosteagle
There's an app for that!

Found a cool app for rv's. Can calculate your weights, has diagrams for plumbing, electrical etc. State/provincial laws etc. Good for 5th wheels motor homes and TT. 30104

Check it out!


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-30-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
I will also add if you go to household electronic...

I will also add if you go to household electronic thermostat it has to be one that is powered by its own replaceable battery. A 24 volt thermostat that depends on drawing power from the furnace will...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-30-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Although the may work in some cases household...

Although the may work in some cases household thermostats operate on 24 volts. RV are 12 volt thermostats. You run the risk of inaccurate readings etc.


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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-29-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Cat scale weights method observation

When using the method of:
1st weigh TV only
2nd weigh TV/TT hitched with WDH engaged
3rd weigh TV/TT hitched with WDH released but bars hanging

Loaded TT weight = 2nd weight TV/TT gross...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-28-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Another similar product is di-cor self levelling...

Another similar product is di-cor self levelling sealant. Just hard to find in Canada....must have something to do with no Canadian distributors of the product.


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-28-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Actually most things are not that bad, yes the...

Actually most things are not that bad, yes the exchange but have found most things are similar price. For some reason this thermostat is way over...I talked to my dealer and it's $132.95.


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-28-2017, 06:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Coleman digital thermostat purchase in Canada?

Does anyone know where to purchase this thermostat in Canada. I know many in the US are using amazon, price is $45. On Canadian amazon it ranges from $115-$200 CDN....!

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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-24-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,852
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Wdh vs air bags

Simple video on the difference between air bags and wdh.
https://youtu.be/XBZu39pQ8Gg



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Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 03-24-2017, 05:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,163
Posted By ecoboosteagle
What's the specs on your camper and truck? ...

What's the specs on your camper and truck?


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-23-2017, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 892
Posted By ecoboosteagle
Equal-I-Zer 4 point sway control with 1400 lbs...

Equal-I-Zer 4 point sway control with 1400 lbs bars


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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 03-22-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 892
Posted By ecoboosteagle
I tow a 2014 Eagle 324bhts with a 2012 F150...

I tow a 2014 Eagle 324bhts with a 2012 F150 ecoboost 3.73 gears and max tow pkg. You will have no problem with a 2500 diesel!


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