Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
Jayco RV Owners Forum
 


Showing results 1 to 25 of 44
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: oldmanjim
Forum: Tech Talk 11-21-2021, 04:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,263
Posted By oldmanjim
Good attachments. Thanks from a by-stander!

Good attachments. Thanks from a by-stander!
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 09-22-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,059
Posted By oldmanjim
TV antenna Replacement

Anybody using this model Omni Direction TV antenna. Would definitely be interested in any more feedback on this unit.
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-28-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 602
Posted By oldmanjim
TV antenna Upgrade

I have a TT with a TV antenna that is in a fixed position. I really don't get many OTA channels, I am sure it is because I can not rotate the antenna.

So I thought I would upgrade and try to...
Forum: Jayco Class C Motorhomes 06-27-2021, 06:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,144
Posted By oldmanjim
re: Tire Recommendation

GM and sorry for your loss.

When it comes to automobile maintenance, I have always erred on the side of "CAUTION". Spending many many years on the road as a sales representative, the two most...
Forum: Jokes and Humor 04-25-2021, 04:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,515
Posted By oldmanjim
I will also warn that some of these signs may NOT...

I will also warn that some of these signs may NOT accurate. After years of repaving, the height clearance could be considerably less!
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 03-20-2021, 06:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,839
Posted By oldmanjim
TT Tires

I have a 2016 Forrest River Wildwood X-Lite about 27' long. The tires are Goodyear Endurance and the size is 215R75 14. I bought them last Fall and really have not been able to use the RV very...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 01-28-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,839
Posted By oldmanjim
I can't really suggest an online dealer for...

I can't really suggest an online dealer for tires, I bought my replacements from a local dealer.


I bought the GoodYear Endurance. Thus far no long trips yet, but several short one and they seem...
Forum: Fulltiming and Snowbirds 01-28-2021, 06:16 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,794
Posted By oldmanjim
Hey Cliff, Ham Radio is very good...

Hey Cliff,



Ham Radio is very good hobby. If you haven't been involved in electronics then you get the benefit of reading and learning a new subject that will keep your mind sharper! No...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 01-26-2021, 05:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,506
Posted By oldmanjim
Thanks for all the suggestions! This...

Thanks for all the suggestions!



This is why I like being part of this group, lots of experience here!
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 01-18-2021, 04:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,506
Posted By oldmanjim
Oh, guess I forgot to say, but the smell is just...

Oh, guess I forgot to say, but the smell is just slightly noticeable in the RV, but very loud in the barn.



Thanks for the replies. The PineSol was a very good suggestion. I will mix up...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 01-17-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,506
Posted By oldmanjim
Gray Tank Smells!

This is a 2015 Travel Trailer. Been keeping it in the barn for several months without any problem.



Recently used it for a short trip. Upon return I clean, flushed and treated the black...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 10-25-2020, 06:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,781
Posted By oldmanjim
I have noticed any air flow issues. But with...

I have noticed any air flow issues. But with them mounted on the outside of the door, it seems that everytime my grandkids get around it these happen to be laying on the ground.



I had...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 10-09-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By oldmanjim
Well I sort of thought that would be the case,...

Well I sort of thought that would be the case, but hoped that there might be a silver bullet out there somewhere.
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 10-09-2020, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By oldmanjim
Exterior Metal Cleaning

My travel trailer has an aluminum siding exterior. It appears that a strong cleaner was used previously and it stained the lighter color surfaces.



Anyone have a suggestion as what to do to...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 09-27-2020, 05:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,176
Posted By oldmanjim
Hitch Extender

So was just wondering how this worked out for you??
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 09-27-2020, 05:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,176
Posted By oldmanjim
So how did the new 18" shank work out? I wonder...

So how did the new 18" shank work out? I wonder if you have a 2" or 2-1/2" receiver?
Forum: Jayco Maintenance and Repair 08-08-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,554
Posted By oldmanjim
Keith, wondering about that ladder?

Keith, wondering about that ladder?
Forum: Jayco Maintenance and Repair 08-08-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,554
Posted By oldmanjim
This roof had not been cleaned--ever! Been more...

This roof had not been cleaned--ever! Been more than 5 years. It was black.



It gets very hot here in South Alabama as well, so started about 6:15AM took about 2 hours.



Here is the...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 08-08-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,966
Posted By oldmanjim
I used the Anderson Ultimate Hitch for about a...

I used the Anderson Ultimate Hitch for about a year. with the Jayco Eagle HT 28.5 that was in the same weight class as your referred too! I did put a camera pointing down to the hitch which made it...
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 08-03-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,468
Posted By oldmanjim
I too think that the 5000 will handle atleast one...

I too think that the 5000 will handle atleast one AC.


I ran my Jayco 5er on a Honda 3000ie and the only problem I ran into was during the worst time of Summer, it was in the direct sun for...
Forum: Jayco Maintenance and Repair 08-03-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,554
Posted By oldmanjim
I also picked up a gallon at Home Depot--it was...

I also picked up a gallon at Home Depot--it was in the paint department. I was just going to use a 4 to 1 solution to see how it went.
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Miscellaneous Classifieds 04-27-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 895
Posted By oldmanjim
I don't know if the pics came through or not, but...

I don't know if the pics came through or not, but if you are interested, please reach out to me via direct email and I will send the pics if you want them. my email address is jim (at) kc4hw (dot)...
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Miscellaneous Classifieds 04-27-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 895
Posted By oldmanjim
For Sale: Anderson Ultimate 5th Wheel Hitch

This unit was purchased new Mar 2019. Used it to pull a Jayco HT Eagle 28.5. Probably had about 6 trips with it to Ohio and Florida from South Alabama.



Not really interested in shipping...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-21-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 30,121
Posted By oldmanjim
The corp of engineer parks along the Panhandle of...

The corp of engineer parks along the Panhandle of Florida have closed.
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 03-21-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 34,308
Posted By oldmanjim
Hey Congratulations on the new truck! I have a...

Hey Congratulations on the new truck! I have a 2018 F-250 XLT with the 6.2 gas. The reason I went with gas was the Diesel Fuel issue in that past few years. The 6.2 gas and a 2018 Eagle HT 28.5...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 44

 
Forum Jump
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Jayco, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:40 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.