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Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 04-20-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 680
Posted By Doughydman
Check out the ones they supply with new. I have...

Check out the ones they supply with new. I have octane 272 and use the two that came with it. Pretty comfy and easy to move around. Me and dw ain’t so petite anymore and they’re ok to use.
Forum: Tech Talk 03-08-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,784
Posted By Doughydman
So far no long term luck with batteries long...

So far no long term luck with batteries long term. On my third trailer and average about two years out of batteries. Add water a couple times a year.
Forum: Tech Talk 03-08-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,784
Posted By Doughydman
Battery education 6v vs 12v

Time to replace my 12v batteries in my toyhauler. We do lots of dry camping. Have 2 Ea 12v parallel deep cycle batteries along with generator and 200 w of solar. This set up has been treating us...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 07-01-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,010
Posted By Doughydman
Thanks for responses. Iíve had for a year and a...

Thanks for responses. Iíve had for a year and a half now but do most of my camping in the mountains. Just not sold on a gasser anymore for these hills in Colorado. Blown engine at 40k miles is...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 06-30-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 511
Posted By Doughydman
New vehicle disclosure laws

Purchased what I thought was new 2017 ram 2500 in sept of 2017. Long story short is I decided a few weeks ago Iíd upgrade to diesel. Went to trade in and dealers were offering me less than fair blue...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 06-29-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,010
Posted By Doughydman
New engine... break in period? 6.4 hemi

Got a 2017 ram 2500 6.4 hemi with 40k miles that never really towed my 10k lb trailer that good up steep mountain passes. Developed significant knock last week while towing through the mountains of...
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 05-31-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 809
Posted By Doughydman
Got a 272 and I know inside speakers work win at...

Got a 272 and I know inside speakers work win at last the DVD player that’s hooked to the tv. When we watch a movie it plays on speakers. I think on your DVD player it has zones for inside and out.
Forum: Campgrounds and Attractions 05-26-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 557
Posted By Doughydman
Route from Denver to Silverton co

Making a trip with my truck and trailer from Denver to Silverton. Wanting to know the smartest way there.
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-10-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 657
Posted By Doughydman
Fridge isnít working.

Is your camper level?
Forum: Jayco Mods 02-02-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,553
Posted By Doughydman
I have the champion 3400with remote start. Love...

I have the champion 3400with remote start. Love it only drawback is small fuel tank. Otherwise love it. I have 2 air conditioners in mine. Only run one at a time. Use at high altitudes all summer in...
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 01-02-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,572
Posted By Doughydman
I’ve git a 272 and use a champion 3400 invertor...

I’ve git a 272 and use a champion 3400 invertor at high altitude with no issues. FYI I have two air conditioners. 15k and 13.5k. Just only run one at a time. Love the remote start on my champion....
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 11-01-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,419
Posted By Doughydman
Water heater bypass

i have a 272 and it seems there were two valves I had to mess with. The second one was kind of hidden. Sorry if this doesnít help.
Forum: Jayco Travel Trailers 07-24-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,797
Posted By Doughydman
I have a 2500 gas with 6.4 hemi. Tows with no...

I have a 2500 gas with 6.4 hemi. Tows with no problem except on steep grades. My trailer weighs fully loaded around 10,000-11,000 lbs. Can only go about 35 mph up the Eisenhower. Little...
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 07-23-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,387
Posted By Doughydman
When I say there was a Big Bang it sounded like...

When I say there was a Big Bang it sounded like somebody threw down a length of 6 inch heavy duty I beam. Also. Would the tank doing this cause wall to separate from frame?
Forum: Jayco Maintenance and Repair 07-21-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Doughydman
Goodyear

Goodyear
Forum: Jayco Maintenance and Repair 07-21-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Doughydman
Tires on my toyhauler lumpy

Got my octane in getting a few warranty issues taken care of and noticed my tire sidewalls are not totally smooth. I didnít take picture. Cw rep says it is tire material separating from itself. Itís...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 07-18-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,528
Posted By Doughydman
Spacer

I got one in dec. found spacer in the hidden tool storage in the back seat wheel wells. Also found caps for the towing electrical connections
Forum: Campgrounds and Attractions 07-10-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 553
Posted By Doughydman
Colorado wildfires?

Heading down to Leadville Colorado on Thursday and wondering how smoky it really is there due to fire in FairPlay Colorado. Is everything open around there?
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 07-10-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,041
Posted By Doughydman
Yes. I’ve had two different adults sleep on it...

Yes. I’ve had two different adults sleep on it multiple nights with no complaints. Got the queen size index comfort plush with integrated pump door about 40 bucks from amazon so we can deflate each...
Forum: Camp Cooking 07-10-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,589
Posted By Doughydman
Did this exact recipe for the first time last...

Did this exact recipe for the first time last weekend. My new favorite camping meal. I cooked it way longer (maybe a total of 1/2 hour) you really can’t overcook even if you try. Recipe was spot on....
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 07-10-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,041
Posted By Doughydman
I have same set up and problem in a octane 272 we...

I have same set up and problem in a octane 272 we just put an air mattress on top. Never have gotten it to line up good enough to be an even sleeping surface.
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 07-02-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,387
Posted By Doughydman
Toilet we had put in is dometic 320 high profile....

Toilet we had put in is dometic 320 high profile. Comfy like a home one. I’m a bigger guy and hate how the stock one crinkles. Thx for the weight info. I think I’ll weigh it. It tows good with my...
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 07-02-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,387
Posted By Doughydman
Octane 272 overall

Been out 4 times in mine so far. Added 2 100 w solar panels with 2 batteries. This keeps batteries topped off great. Havent seen battery level drop below four lights at control panel. Can watch tv...
Forum: Jayco Toy Haulers 06-24-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 911
Posted By Doughydman
big Bang now wall separating from side of tt

Not sure if these two items are related or not. I was using fuel station this weekend in my 2017 octane. Heard what sounded like a piece of plate steel being dropped so I went around to investigate...
Forum: Jayco Pop Up Campers 05-16-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 19,372
Posted By Doughydman
I had a wire fall off the temp switch. On my tt...

I had a wire fall off the temp switch. On my tt itís accesses by taking the four bolts and removing exhaust tube. Same symptoms as you describe. No clicking. Could also be a sail switch. Plenty of...
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