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Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 07-28-2017, 11:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,959
Posted By t2daniel
Got a Husky. Love it so far. It uses a ball...

Got a Husky. Love it so far. It uses a ball screw so no grease zerk. lights on 3 sides ( a little dim, but nice to see the ball and the WD bars). 4500#
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 10-09-2016, 10:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Just a follow up after our trip. I installed a...

Just a follow up after our trip. I installed a 360 Siphon vent on the black tank vent. It seems to have helped the smell inside the trailer considerably. The only problem now is it is so good at...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Paintinfool3, I've rinsed and used RV Digest...

Paintinfool3,

I've rinsed and used RV Digest it in the grey tanks, let it sit overnight and then dumped. But I still can't pinpoint exactly where the odor is.

What is the grey water...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
I get what you mean. However, what I thought was...

I get what you mean. However, what I thought was a horizontal pipe was actually the tank itself. The toilet is mounted right at the edge of the tank and the tank has rounded and angled corners at...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Tom, No I have not removed the toilet yet. I...

Tom, No I have not removed the toilet yet. I have the Thetford Aqua magic V high 1 piece toilet. I have stuck my head and nose in places I am not comfortable with. Bottom line is I can't pinpoint...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
John7349, the trailer sat for a month with some...

John7349, the trailer sat for a month with some leftovers in the tank. When I dumped there was absolutely no sign of anything solid. Everything liquefied. So I know I have a "clean" tank.
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
From what I can see, the tank is not "clean" but...

From what I can see, the tank is not "clean" but there are no major pieces of anything in the tank. I just flushed it again for about a 1/2 hour tpo.

With the Roof vent closed the trailer smells...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
:) didn't. That would have been a good...

:) didn't.



That would have been a good idea....but I didn't drop it ;)

Ok, gotta rethink this.

I put the mirror down...vent pipe is right where it should be. Something didn't look right...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-11-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
So, so far dumped all 3 tanks. All tanks dumped...

So, so far dumped all 3 tanks. All tanks dumped with force, so no vacuum being pulled in the tanks. Got up on the roof and listened and (yuk) smelled each vent with water running. Clearly no...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-10-2016, 10:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Thanks ctbailey That would be cool!! I...

Thanks ctbailey

That would be cool!!

I do have a small fog machine like they have for concerts. The Fog does't really have any odor to it either. I'll have to see if I have any fog juice. ...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-10-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Interesting idea....not going to be anywhere that...

Interesting idea....not going to be anywhere that has a pumper truck, but now trying to think of a way to do the same thing without a pumper!

Would the tank empty easily if the vent was plugged?...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-10-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Thanks for the reply Abarkl It is really...

Thanks for the reply Abarkl

It is really hard to get a wand in from the top since there is a sideways waste pipe under the toilet. I have a black tank flush and used till everything ran clear. ...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 09-10-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,285
Posted By t2daniel
Another Toilet Question

I have an issue with bad Black tank odors in the trailer. They seemed to start after the first time the toilet backed up. In my trailer the toilet does not empty directly into the tank but there is...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 07-10-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,821
Posted By t2daniel
Kirkland TP and the best chemical I've found is...

Kirkland TP and the best chemical I've found is RV Digest it...breaks down TP in only a few days...awesome stuff. If you use more than a typical dose it can unclog a tank overnight.
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 06-15-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By t2daniel
Yes that is correct, Greenball makes towmaster...

Yes that is correct, Greenball makes towmaster tires.

What Costco carries is a "SS" tire which from my research is a special hot weather formulation and therefore is more resistant to heat....or...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 06-13-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By t2daniel
My aluminum wheels can take 110 psi so no issue...

My aluminum wheels can take 110 psi so no issue there. I was considering whether to replace the spare this year or wait one more year....

I do need to check the rating of the steel wheel for the...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 06-13-2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By t2daniel
LR D Upgrade to LR E Tires?

I just had a tread separate on one of my Trailer King Towmax tires
- ST225/75R15 LRD's.
- Tire blew like a cannon went off and split the tire sidewall on both sides rim to rim.
- Tires always...
Forum: Jayco Lite/Ultra Lite Travel Trailers 01-08-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,922
Posted By t2daniel
Love square drive, use them exclusively in the...

Love square drive, use them exclusively in the wood shop so no issues with having plenty of driver bits.

I agree, kind of stupid. I've now winterized 3 times and just remove the panel and...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 01-08-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,983
Posted By t2daniel
Rhino Hose in the bumber. BTW they fit as long...

Rhino Hose in the bumber. BTW they fit as long as you don't leave 2 sections connected. You have to be able to rotate the end connector with the hooks on it. It will only fit when you rotate it so...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 11-23-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,980
Posted By t2daniel
All I can say is it depends. With 25% of...

All I can say is it depends.

With 25% of your trailer on the pin, you are at or over 2500 lbs of payload. without anyone or anything in the truck I would guess you are considerably over your...
Forum: Tech Talk 09-19-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,843
Posted By t2daniel
Yes I have weighed the rig, but that was 1 year...

Yes I have weighed the rig, but that was 1 year or so ago and I know our loading habits have changed.

I was at 16,040 lbs total with 7060 lbs on the trailer axles.

Trailer GVWR = 8500 lb
Axle...
Forum: Tech Talk 09-17-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,843
Posted By t2daniel
Stirring the Trailer Tire Pot

Just wanted to ask some questions.

What do you think about the Greenball tires carried by Costco right now? They are Speed range L rated! That means 75 mph!! I've read on this forum and other...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 08-09-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,779
Posted By t2daniel
Dirt roads? Hitch comes off as the dust and dirt...

Dirt roads? Hitch comes off as the dust and dirt get into the areas that need to be lubed. Paved roads....well depends on the length of stay. Bars go in the trailer storage, hitch goes into the...
Forum: General Jayco RV Chat 08-09-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,243
Posted By t2daniel
X2 on the Q200. Weber grills are great. If...

X2 on the Q200. Weber grills are great.

If you want do it the the old fashioned way and cook over the fire, I recommend the Mountain Man Grill. Absolutely awesome to cook over the fire. Built...
Forum: Jayco Lite/Ultra Lite Travel Trailers 08-03-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,456
Posted By t2daniel
Same on my big slide. Actually slopes the roof...

Same on my big slide. Actually slopes the roof away from the inside of the trailer and it's not bad enough to rub on the opening. When the slide is shut there is plenty of clearance. I though...
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