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Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 11-06-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By KillerIsMe
I went back in but I can not see two valve...

I went back in but I can not see two valve shut-offs at the water heater. There is one right behind the panel that's obvious, if a little hard to reach, but I do not see another one. If the second...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 11-05-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By KillerIsMe
I'll give that a go. Thanks to the folks on this...

I'll give that a go. Thanks to the folks on this thread I was able to get the winterizing done today. I didn't open the t-fittings or blow out the black tank flush but will get those tomorrow. One...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 11-05-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By KillerIsMe
Thanks for the reply Hannk. I see those...

Thanks for the reply Hannk.


I see those two t-fittings along the outside wall. They don't pull up or push down and they turn freely. Is that what is supposed to happen? I turn them but no water...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 11-04-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By KillerIsMe
Winterizing question

Hello all.

This is my first time winterizing our Eagle HT 27.5 RLTS. Everything was pretty straightforward with our previous Jay Feather but this one is a little (a lot) different.

Access to...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 07-17-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,406
Posted By KillerIsMe
Hell, I'm not handy at all (:)) but I can fix the...

Hell, I'm not handy at all (:)) but I can fix the small stuff just fine. Anything bigger than me crops up I'll call the dealer. As others have said the dealer is the key component in your RV. If you...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 07-17-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 15,378
Posted By KillerIsMe
It was a great truck - red 5.0 (I love that...

It was a great truck - red 5.0 (I love that engine). My wife started growling about trading the Jay Feather on a fifth wheel for more room, better floorplan, etc., and I knew we'd need at least an...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 07-07-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,885
Posted By KillerIsMe
I'm from near there. There's a backstory with...

I'm from near there. There's a backstory with Wilkins

Tom
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 07-01-2019, 05:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 15,378
Posted By KillerIsMe
I don't know man. Not doubting you one bit but...

I don't know man. Not doubting you one bit but something sounds off.

I have pretty much the same set-up as you, with the difference being my truck is a 350, and if you look at a 250 and 350...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 06-22-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 15,378
Posted By KillerIsMe
2017 f350, FX4, 18"wheels. We're pulling an Eagle...

2017 f350, FX4, 18"wheels. We're pulling an Eagle HT 27.5 RLTS using a PullRite Superlite (same as the Andersen except the ball is on the trailer). The HT has 16" wheels, low holes. The 350 hardly...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 06-10-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By KillerIsMe
Worst part is coming out of/going into little...

Worst part is coming out of/going into little towns where the speed limit goes from 25 to 55 instantly, and you're either dropping down a 9% grade into town trying to slow down to 25, or you're...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 06-10-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,763
Posted By KillerIsMe
We had a 2016 f150 5.0 that we used to tow our...

We had a 2016 f150 5.0 that we used to tow our Jayfeather 24MBH. The 5.0 is a great motor but the rearend got moved around a bit by the 5500# trailer. Last summer, with my wife making 5th wheel...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 06-10-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By KillerIsMe
Just thought I'd follow up 8 days later. We...

Just thought I'd follow up 8 days later.

We had literally no problems at all with the Eagle. No leaks anywhere, slides went in and out flawlessly, AC cooled quickly and kept the trailer at the set...
Forum: Campfire Chat 06-09-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,773
Posted By KillerIsMe
True Grit - the Jeff Bridges version

True Grit - the Jeff Bridges version
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-31-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By KillerIsMe
Shakedown cruise

Shakedown cruise this weekend to Ives Run COE in Tioga, Pennsylvania in the Eagle HT. Wife and I, daughter, daughter's best friend, and my good old girl Judy. Hoping for good weather (no more...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-27-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,996
Posted By KillerIsMe
You have a switch to turn on the water pump. Most...

You have a switch to turn on the water pump. Most likely it's there with your slide-out and awning and lights switches. The pump is how the water gets out of the FW tank (it has no internal pressure...
Forum: Tech Talk 05-25-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,236
Posted By KillerIsMe
Reading comprehension :facepalm: Seems...

Reading comprehension :facepalm:

Seems expensive, $200 for 130 Ah. I'm looking at one right now that's 239 Ah at Lowes for $144. It's $300 for the upgrade but the golf cart batteries should last a...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-25-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,597
Posted By KillerIsMe
We have the same set-up! Except my Ford is a 2017...

We have the same set-up! Except my Ford is a 2017 XLT (not Lariat). Great minds... :):)

Tom
Forum: Tech Talk 05-25-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,236
Posted By KillerIsMe
Not an expert here. I have one 12V battery in my...

Not an expert here. I have one 12V battery in my fifth wheel and have not used 2 6V's before but I've been on this forum long enough and have read enough to give you a very simplistic answer.

6V...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-17-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By KillerIsMe
If you've towed a travel trailer you'll be very...

If you've towed a travel trailer you'll be very pleasantly surprised at how the fifth tows. I've talked to people who have towed both and read posts here but I was not prepared for the difference....
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-17-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By KillerIsMe
I read a few (thousand :)) posts on here about...

I read a few (thousand :)) posts on here about curb-clipping. My day will come. Meantime, all these curbs better be on high alert :)

Tom
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-17-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By KillerIsMe
Yes I do use tow/haul. From experience I learned...

Yes I do use tow/haul. From experience I learned this: when you hit the brakes in tow/haul the truck downshifts. If you hit them again it downshifts again. Sometimes though you're doing 40 in 3rd and...
Forum: Towing, Hitching and Tow Vehicles 05-17-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By KillerIsMe
Eagle HT 27.5 RLTS/Ford 6.2/first time 5th wheel back-up

This is not a gas vs. diesel thread and is not intended to go in that direction. This is simply my my own experience.

I picked up the Eagle HT yesterday at the dealership, which is about 70 miles...
Forum: Jayco Class C Motorhomes 05-17-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,133
Posted By KillerIsMe
Murderer!!

Murderer!!
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-03-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,434
Posted By KillerIsMe
Andersen Ultimate and Lippert warranty

Thought I would post this here.

There's a lot of internet hoodoo out there concerning the voiding of the Lippert warranty when using the Andersen-type ball hitch. Having just purchased an Eagle HT...
Forum: Jayco Fifth Wheels 05-02-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 970
Posted By KillerIsMe
We just traded our trailer on one. Still at the...

We just traded our trailer on one. Still at the dealer though - Furrion fireplace and microwave have to be replaced. I'll keep you in mind if we do anything moddish with it but honestly I can't...
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