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Forum: Classic Motorhomes 02-23-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By bombard16
I figured it out! It operates the passenger...

I figured it out!

It operates the passenger side fan. The fan has to be on the in position for it to work, Henderson why just pulling it did nothing.

When I was trying the passenger fan I...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 02-22-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By bombard16
It's an electrical switch of some type. It...

It's an electrical switch of some type. It clicks halfway out and then again all the way out.

It's definitely not a manual cable.
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 02-22-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By bombard16
What’s this do?

Is the pull knob in the picture a factory switch? There are no labels and I don’t notice what it does.

This is a ‘91 AS 350LE
Forum: Off Topic Forum 02-22-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,167
Posted By bombard16
I bought a Lectric EBike. I haven’t got to use it...

I bought a Lectric EBike. I haven’t got to use it much or camp with it. But it does fold nicely and I think it will be a great addition to our camping trips.
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 02-13-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,534
Posted By bombard16
I just replaced a curbside front window on my...

I just replaced a curbside front window on my Argosy. It was done by Out of Doors Mart total price for window and labor was a little over $1,500.

It was tinted....they told me they don't make...
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 11-13-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,234
Posted By bombard16
10 years and it doesn't leak? That sounds like a...

10 years and it doesn't leak? That sounds like a fix to me.
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 11-12-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,234
Posted By bombard16
Antenna Patch

I noticed today that my rooftop antenna leaks. I'm going to remove it, as it is not connected. While researching patching the hole from the antenna I found this. I'm asking for input on weather...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 10-22-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By bombard16
Bathtub Faucet

My bathtub faucet is leaking and I've tried replacing the O rings and washers in it. Seems maybe the whole housing is possibly cracked. Whats the easiest way to remove the old faucet? Do I have to...
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 08-26-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,898
Posted By bombard16
Argosy Wiring Diagram

My 73 Argosy 26 foot rear bath has an electrical issue. Does anyone have a photo of the wiring diagram they can share?

The outlet for my fridge has stopped working and also the next outlet down...
Forum: Argosy Motorhomes 08-19-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 768
Posted By bombard16
Purchase inspection advice

Hello, I'm thinking of purchasing a '77 Argosy Motorhome 28' that I have found for sale. I'm hoping to get some inspection advice for when I look it over.

This unit has sat for 3-4 years since...
Forum: Windows & Screens 03-11-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,506
Posted By bombard16
Window Tint Application

I have a few window tint questions.

1. What tint % did you use on your AS? We want do not want to make the interior of the camper feel dark, but do want to reduce the brightness and heat on...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 02-20-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By bombard16
Battery Charger

Curious, would a battery charger or trickle charger work temporarily? I can't drop the funds for a new Progressive Dynamics yet.
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 01-21-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By bombard16
It is the original univolt. Whats the...

It is the original univolt. Whats the recommended upgrade?
I have a good battery. I haven't pulled the univolt yet to see if everything is hooked up properly, there is a water line blocking me...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 01-20-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By bombard16
Battery Not Charging

My '73 26' Argosy battery doesn't seem to be charging. It's been plugged in for weeks but the battery has gone out from running the lights and heater fan occasionally. Is the battery suppose to...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 12-10-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By bombard16
Attached are photos of the insert. Someone...

Attached are photos of the insert.

Someone else recommended the local car wrap business as an option. But I was hoping for a pre-made insert like the blue vinyl on my airstream. I guess it's...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 12-08-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By bombard16
Wooden Moulding Insert

My '73 26 foot Argosy has a wooden moulding insert around the trailer that divides the two tone. All I've been able to find to replace in the channel is plastic insert in blue, orange or black from...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 12-08-2017, 07:53 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 71,335
Posted By bombard16
Just got mine back

I just got my '73 back from being painted. It's an original Arogsy color on the top and GM Olive Metallic color on the bottom.
Forum: 1978- 1979 Excella 500 10-21-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By bombard16
78 Excella Low Point Drain

Is there a low point drain for the fresh water tank on my 78 excella 500? I have looked under it several times and can't find anything. It's rear bath if that helps.

Thanks
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 10-07-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,526
Posted By bombard16
Update

I finally had time to do some trouble shooting. Still no heat but I have determined the sail switch works and that there is spark in the heater. I can see the igniter trying to light through the peep...
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 09-26-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 952
Posted By bombard16
I don’t know. There I sign of the other end under...

I don’t know. There I sign of the other end under the trailer. Plus the valve is open now. I’ve had it open and closed with the water pump on and no difference.
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 09-26-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 952
Posted By bombard16
What's this do?

I have a 78 excella 500 rear bath model and I don't know what the red valve in the picture is for. I was hoping it was a hotwater heater bypass, but it doesn't go to the water heater. There is a...
Forum: Electronics & Connectivity 09-25-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,180
Posted By bombard16
Radio Antenna

I have a ‘78 Excella 500. The radio gets poor reception. There is no radio antenna on the exterior of the trailer. There are also no patches to suggest it was removed. Where should it be on my raider?
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 08-27-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,526
Posted By bombard16
Sorry for the delayed response. We were camping...

Sorry for the delayed response. We were camping this weekend with spotty cell coverage.

I'm not sure if the furnace has a pilot or not. I've looked inside the access panel and doesn't seem to be...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 08-25-2017, 04:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,526
Posted By bombard16
Furnace Troubleshooting

I've got a '78 AS Excella with a asuburban heater. When I turn the thermostat up the fan turns on, but the unit never ignites. I've tried starting the unit about 4 times in a row this morning with no...
Forum: Generators & Solar Power 08-13-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By bombard16
This post went a different direction than I...

This post went a different direction than I expected. Some of the thoughts that led me to this generator were:

1. EFI. I haven't seen any other fuel injected inverter generators. It is able to...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 08-12-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By bombard16
Oxidation or Clear coat

I've stripped my camper and started polishing with Nuvite. After the first application I stil have the spots into picture. Is this clear coat left behind or oxidation that I just being stubborn?
Forum: Generators & Solar Power 08-11-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By bombard16
Received the generator today. Added oil,...

Received the generator today.

Added oil, gas and connected the battery. Fired right up. Did a short test with it and it ran my AS and kicked on the AC for a short time with no problem as well.
Forum: Generators & Solar Power 08-07-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By bombard16
Just ordered this

Lifen 4000 watt inverter generator. I was drawn to the EFI. I like units with remote start, by its sort of useless if I have to go out to choke the engine to start, isn't it?

Anyway, does anyone...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 08-07-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By bombard16
Thanks for the info. I wasn't planning on...

Thanks for the info. I wasn't planning on polishing it right away, I was hoping the oxidation would come off with the stripper. I guess I will go ahead and polish it now though. The grey really get...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 08-07-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By bombard16
Sorry, the pictures didn't upload.

Sorry, the pictures didn't upload.
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 08-07-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By bombard16
Stripping Question

So I just started stripping my AS today. It worked great on the test place. Next I proceeded to the front nose of the trailer. As you can see from the trailer the top of my trailer is greyish dark...
Forum: Exterior Storage Compartments & Access Doors 06-29-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,866
Posted By bombard16
Rear Compartment Latch for 70's AS

Hello,

My wife and I purchased a a 1978 Excella 500 about at month ago. We went on our first trip this week and on they way home the latch for the rear compartment door fell out. I have not been...
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