Tag: maintenance

Lippert Electric Stabilizer Jacks Motor Failure

On Go-Home day, I went to the rear of the trailer to raise the jacks only to find them broken. I quickly got out a volt meter and checked the lines. I found there was power going to the motor from the switch yet the motor did not energize.… Continued

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Front Cap Oxidation Problem

I first noticed the front cap on my Jayco Eagle 5th wheel RV fading back in 2015 when I started to do my fall maintenance.  I am sure the fading problem existed prior to this, I just didn’t look hard enough for signs of it earlier.… Continued

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Replace Propane Tank Supply Lines

propane tankI ran into a strange propane problem this year. I first noticed the problem when the gas regulator failed to auto-switch over from one side to the other.

We ran out of propane in the first tank. I keep the second full tank turned off.… Continued

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4 New Tires

I just had 4 brand new Maxxis ST235/80R16 trailer tires installed on the RV today. I took the advise of Roger Marble from RV Tire Safety and purchased them from a national chain. I got them from Discount Tire. This way if I have anymore tire problems I am counting on them to help me out. … Continued

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Jayco Helps with New Tires

Today I contacted Jayco about the latest problems  with my trailer tires. I last contacted them back in April when I  had tire problems then.  With my warranty period expired, I really didn’t expect a whole lot. I mostly wanted to find out if they could shed some light on my problems.… Continued

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