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Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 05-24-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,894
Posted By Hiho Silver
Mine is full of water too. It was just was...

Mine is full of water too. It was just was approved for a warranty replacement, hope it doesn't take weeks to ship. The customer service person told me they had a bad batch, because the nut on top...
Forum: Refrigerators 05-22-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,848
Posted By Hiho Silver
Not sure, but probably OK. Is it possible to...

Not sure, but probably OK. Is it possible to park your trailer heading the opposite direction? That way you should be able to make it level, I would think.
Forum: Electronics & Connectivity 05-18-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By Hiho Silver
I have the same problem, it was supposed to be...

I have the same problem, it was supposed to be waterproof. Did you ever resolve this issue? I was thinking of calling them, but the warranty period is over. Not sure I want to spend the $ for a new...
Forum: Full-Timing, Winter Living & Workamping 05-10-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,175
Posted By Hiho Silver
Type I and Type II gas can difference

I found the answer to my question, in case anyone else is interested:

What is the difference between Type I and Type II Safety Cans?

Type I safety cans only have 1 opening Ė pour & fill from...
Forum: Full-Timing, Winter Living & Workamping 05-10-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,175
Posted By Hiho Silver
Type 2 or type 1 gas can

Question: Is the difference between a type 1 and 2 gas can just the spout? I have a type 1 Eagle brand, that looks the same as the Justrite type 2 gas cans accept the spout is different. Any gas...
Forum: Airstream Classifieds 05-09-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Hiho Silver
On my Flying Cloud 27FB there is a satellite...

On my Flying Cloud 27FB there is a satellite cable under the shelf that the DVD player is on. As I recall to remove the shelf, take out the 3 screws, then look under the shelf and find a coax cable...
Forum: On The Road... 05-01-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,516
Posted By Hiho Silver
I agree, so I use ethanol-free fuel to avoid most...

I agree, so I use ethanol-free fuel to avoid most of these problems. I also mix fuel stabilizer with it so it won't go bad in storage.
Forum: On The Road... 04-29-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,516
Posted By Hiho Silver
I guess Iím lucky. Iím in the K. C. area and...

I guess Iím lucky. Iím in the K. C. area and when I called Honda they gave me the name of a shop near me that had the parts in stock for the recall. Dropped them off and picked them up last week....
Forum: Steps 04-24-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,744
Posted By Hiho Silver
Airstream service has a direct aluminum...

Airstream service has a direct aluminum replacement step for the steel step. You remove the 4 bolts from steel step and replace with the aluminum step and reinstall the 4 bolts. I believe the retail...
Forum: Windows & Screens 04-02-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,536
Posted By Hiho Silver
Plexus 20214-2PK-2PK Plastic Cleaner and Polish -...

Plexus 20214-2PK-2PK Plastic Cleaner and Polish - 26 fl. oz., (Pack of 2) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00XOTJ5DM/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_2l2OCbZSFVKXK

I have not but Iíve read some people have used...
Forum: Steps 03-22-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,744
Posted By Hiho Silver
I had a Torklift GlowStep, Revolution, installed...

I had a Torklift GlowStep, Revolution, installed in JC. They are a definite upgrade from the original steps. Very sturdy and adjustable for different terrains. They contact the ground so, no...
Forum: Roof Vents, Skylights & Fans 03-20-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,275
Posted By Hiho Silver
Here is a diagram that Airstream sent me when I...

Here is a diagram that Airstream sent me when I was installing a different rocker switch so I could reverse my fan. Not sure if you have the same model? ...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 03-18-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,919
Posted By Hiho Silver
Picture worth a thousand words

From my F150 owners manual336010
Forum: Jacks, Stabilizers, Lifting and Leveling 03-17-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,953
Posted By Hiho Silver
Tire damage

My concern with using the x-chocks is that they could damage the tires. I guess, since many are using these, that I should NOT worry about leaving a flat spot on my tires from extended usage of...
Forum: On The Road... 03-14-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,058
Posted By Hiho Silver
I think Iíll just buy the SL3 for now to go with...

I think Iíll just buy the SL3 for now to go with my bedroom H25 receiver for use in the Airstream. I guess Dish TV is an option, but for now, Iím with DirecTV.



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Great information,...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 03-13-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 817
Posted By Hiho Silver
I agree, love my rear view camera. Fabulous...

I agree, love my rear view camera. Fabulous while driving in traffic as an addition to good rear view side mirrors. I drive with the running lights on to power my camera. I think having running...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 02-27-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,167
Posted By Hiho Silver
On my 2016 FC 27 both TVís are not smart. I...

On my 2016 FC 27 both TVís are not smart. I added a splitter so I can plug in my DirectV receiver, Apple TV, and factory DVD player and watch them on either of my 2 TVís. I bought a splitter at...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 02-27-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,167
Posted By Hiho Silver
Just to be clear, I download movies from Netflix...

Just to be clear, I download movies from Netflix onto my iPhone while Iím at home with WiFi, super fast download time.
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 02-27-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,167
Posted By Hiho Silver
I download movies onto my iPhone from Netflix,...

I download movies onto my iPhone from Netflix, and then use ďscreen mirroring ď to watch with Apple TV, which I plug into my non-smart airstream supplied factory tv. No internet connection required...
Forum: Water Heaters, Filters & Pumps 02-23-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Hiho Silver
Yes the valve in the picture looks to be turned...

Yes the valve in the picture looks to be turned on. If youíre getting any water out of the faucet on the hot water side then you probably have water in your tank.I think you should only hear the gas...
Forum: 2016 - Current Flying Cloud 02-22-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,415
Posted By Hiho Silver
Price and time

In case Iím not the only person wondering about price, Iím answering my own question from post 17. The price for a grand lounge conversion on the FC27 is $15,500. It takes them 2 weeks to do the...
Forum: 2016 - Current Flying Cloud 02-20-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,415
Posted By Hiho Silver
We love it. What do they charge to do the FC27....

We love it. What do they charge to do the FC27. The web page says starting at 15k, wondering if thatís for the smaller trailers. Also do you know how long it takes them.
Thanks
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 01-16-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,411
Posted By Hiho Silver
When I lost my FOB and key for my 2018 F150 the...

When I lost my FOB and key for my 2018 F150 the dealership price was outrageous. Luckily I was home and talked to my locksmith who suggested carandtruckremotes.com They sell the real Ford FOB,...
Forum: Our Community 01-16-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By Hiho Silver
Weíve had both. First the 28 then the 27. We...

Weíve had both. First the 28 then the 27. We think the 27í is the best. Panoramic windows front and back. Also we have found the best view is usually at the rear of the trailer, after we back in...
Forum: Sinks, Showers & Toilets 01-06-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,321
Posted By Hiho Silver
We have the outside filter too. We also use the...

We have the outside filter too. We also use the filter under the galley sink and a Brita pitcher and filter. Some may think this is overkill, but we like to triple filter our drinking water.
Forum: General Repair Forum 01-02-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By Hiho Silver
If you remove the 2 screws, you will find a...

If you remove the 2 screws, you will find a temperature sensor. Mine had extra slack so I pulled it away from the wall so the readings would be more accurate. Airstream located this in a spot where...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 12-23-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Hiho Silver
Just in case, remove the speaker grill. I used a...

Just in case, remove the speaker grill. I used a small screwdriver or a pick to pry or pull it off. There are 4 small tabs holding the grill to the speaker. Then remove the 4 screws to lower the...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 12-23-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Hiho Silver
If you havenít already, I would suggest you check...

If you havenít already, I would suggest you check the actual speaker to see if both wires are connected.
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 12-12-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,153
Posted By Hiho Silver
Around $250 each? Am I reading this correctly. ...

Around $250 each? Am I reading this correctly. Can't remember off the top of my head how many vents are in my 27' Flying Cloud, but if that price is correct that's more than I want to spend. Very...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 12-11-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,153
Posted By Hiho Silver
I may be interested too, depends. What is...

I may be interested too, depends. What is involved in the install, and the cost?
Forum: Jacks, Stabilizers, Lifting and Leveling 12-06-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,797
Posted By Hiho Silver
Me too. Back to a simple level. I had trouble...

Me too. Back to a simple level. I had trouble with my iPhone connection to the LevelMatePRO. Long story short it was unreliable for us for some strange unexplained reason. Great customer support...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-31-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,260
Posted By Hiho Silver
I have successfully sold several items including...

I have successfully sold several items including an Airstream, using the forums. Recently I sold a hitch, and the buyer wanted me to hold it until he was passing thru my area so he could pick it up....
Forum: Our Community 10-28-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By Hiho Silver
I put my accumulator under the bathroom sink. I...

I put my accumulator under the bathroom sink. I donít have the same trailer, but I would assume itís similar and would fit.
Forum: General Repair Forum 10-22-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By Hiho Silver
325927 I had the same problem, as have many...

325927
I had the same problem, as have many others. (search for other threads on this topic).
Here is a picture of my tubing as seen from inside the return vents. Couldn't get pic turned the...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 10-08-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,657
Posted By Hiho Silver
"stock recommendation"? I would disagree. I use...

"stock recommendation"? I would disagree. I use a blue ox, with my F150 towing a 27' Flying Cloud. This would not work for my rig, and yes I am level with the bars on, but might drag the bottom of...
Forum: On The Road... 09-29-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 306
Posted By Hiho Silver
Thatís fabulous. Weíve got January 25th to...

Thatís fabulous. Weíve got January 25th to February 3rd. Very nice of you to post this. Thanks so much.
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 09-16-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,282
Posted By Hiho Silver
68 psi 27' Flying Cloud

68 psi 27' Flying Cloud
Forum: Computers, Internet & Satellite 09-10-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,539
Posted By Hiho Silver
Not sure if this answers your question, but I use...

Not sure if this answers your question, but I use Apple TV to do this with my iPhone. Just plug the Apple TV into the HDMI port on your TV. Your iPhone has "screen Mirroring" that will connect to...
Forum: General Repair Forum 09-03-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 916
Posted By Hiho Silver
Sorry I did not. I was told it was from a ďblack...

Sorry I did not. I was told it was from a ďblack coating?Ē Which Airstream puts on before the floor. So my black stain was from a rubber mat being wet on the bottom from a leak, and the stain...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-03-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Hiho Silver
I really wasn't expecting to get paid, but I did...

I really wasn't expecting to get paid, but I did think it was a little creepy when I first noticed my picture in their magazine. Yes you are correct, looks like the same owners for AF and RVLife....
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-03-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Hiho Silver
Pictures from Air Forums in RV Life Magazine

So I was reading RV Life Magazine and I noticed a picture of an Airstream. It was in the "columns" section, under "tech tips," low voltage in your RV. On closer inspection, much to my surprise, it...
Forum: Roof Vents, Skylights & Fans 08-30-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,354
Posted By Hiho Silver
Here is a diagram that might help

Here is a diagram that might help
Forum: Airstream Classifieds 08-24-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By Hiho Silver
Honda Generators

Title:
I just posted a new ad on Airstream Classifieds.

Honda Generators very low hours. EU2000i for $700 and EU2000i Companion for $800.

Excellent condition, can send pictures if...
Forum: General Interior Topics 08-02-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,893
Posted By Hiho Silver
I'd avoid pulling the fridge out. It can be done,...

I'd avoid pulling the fridge out. It can be done, but you're talking gas line, electrical connections.[/QUOTE]



My swinging bracket is just screwed into the 3/4Ē plywood that Airstream uses. ...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-31-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 757
Posted By Hiho Silver
Best Place for Decals

My wife has been collecting decals from places weíve traveled in our Airstream. She wants to know where the best place is to put them. She was thinking about the bathroom door on our 2016 Flying...
Forum: Winterizing, Storage, Carports & Covers 07-28-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,007
Posted By Hiho Silver
318301 My garage door is 10’ wide. I don’t...

318301

My garage door is 10’ wide. I don’t have a lot of space in front of the door to get lined up, but it is do able. I have a flying cloud 27’ FB
Forum: Winterizing, Storage, Carports & Covers 07-28-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,007
Posted By Hiho Silver
318298 Real slow

318298

Real slow
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 07-25-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 49,405
Posted By Hiho Silver
Converter off?

My question is about power management. If I have to turn off my converter when running my a/c with an easy start using a Honda 2000, then how do I make sure that I don't damage my airstream...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 07-24-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,618
Posted By Hiho Silver
Originally Posted by Hiho Silver View Post My...

Originally Posted by Hiho Silver View Post
My dealership then called the dealership with the similar truck and asked them to send a picture from the door jam showing the payload .

I was trying...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 07-24-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,618
Posted By Hiho Silver
Another way to see what your payload would be, is...

Another way to see what your payload would be, is to build the truck you want with the options you want online. Then have your dealer locate a truck on another dealerships lot that has the same...
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