Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-17-2003, 02:37 PM   #15
Rivet Master
Chas's Avatar
Austin , Texas
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 949
Images: 22
Looks like my ex-Minuet, brings back some sweet old memories I am tellin' you!! Hopefully they will hang out around here some more and we can tell them everything that is broken or will break on their vintage unit.

BTW, looks like they are sipping ginger ale to me, John!


Chas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-17-2003, 06:19 PM   #16
Stefrobrts's Avatar

1968 17' Caravel
Battle Ground , Washington
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 11,981
Images: 50
Blog Entries: 1
Nice Argosy! I looked far and wide for one, and finally bought an AS closer to home. Not that I don't love my AS, but I adore the Argosys and their wrap around windows. What a great find, I hope you have many happy travels in it!


Stefrobrts is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2003, 08:50 AM   #17
2 Rivet Member
Tampa , Florida
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 30
Don't worry, we have enough broken items on her already..... and she did not come with any kind of manual whatsoever. I'm so lost!!! I don't know how to work anything on her. A/C works, but it's loud, not too many leaks. That's all I cared about at first. I'm going to try and figure her out one day... baby steps... baby steps....

Ginger Ale???? Puuuuuuulease!!!!!

Miller Lite and Jamisons for this family!!!!

See ya!
wardster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2003, 09:32 AM   #18
Creampuff's Avatar
1957 22' Flying Cloud
1971 31' Sovereign
1976 29' Ambassador
Malibu , California
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 513
Images: 60

Do a search on "manual" and you'll find a lady who has repro's. you can buy for almost all models.
AIR #189

"If aluminum isn't magnetic- why am I so attracted to to it?"
Creampuff is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2003, 09:40 AM   #19
Just a member
thenewkid64's Avatar
1978 28' Argosy 28
Tampa Bay , Florida
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 4,539
Images: 21
Send a message via AIM to thenewkid64 Send a message via Yahoo to thenewkid64 Send a message via Skype™ to thenewkid64

You may not be able to find a service manual but Secretarial Services should be able to get you a owners manual.

Bad news on the AC. Unless you want to pitch a working unit you will have to get used to it. The Armstrong units work great, but tend to be a bit loud. If properly maintained they are hard to kill. I know of no way to quiet them down short of turning it off.

Look at it this way. You will not be disturbud by the campers next to you singing songs late into the night. The AC creates a "white noise" that blocks out other noises quite well.

As to your issues/questions post away, and if possible include pictures. Many here have been down the road you are about to travel and it is much better to lean from someone else than have to figure it all out yourself.

Brett G
WBCCI #5501 AIR # 49
1978 Argosy 28 foot Motorhome

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. -- Plato

thenewkid64 is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Reopen The Thread Camper! airstreamcaravel Our Community 8 12-04-2008 11:33 PM
MPG with camper shell dhe9 Tow Vehicles 4 02-26-2004 11:17 AM
"Truck Camper Jacks" Silvertwinky Our Community 4 02-15-2004 12:51 AM
New Camper Raptorrider2001 Our Community 3 08-19-2003 12:58 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:16 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.