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by usachris
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Old Gallery Access
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Old Gallery Access

Thanks!
by usachris
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 93 on craigslist Florida
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Re: 93 on craigslist Florida

3Patels wrote:
Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:02 pm
Winter Springs Florida craigslist shower has been removed
Links and screenshots, please. These CL postings often quickly disappear so capturing some info would be nice.
by usachris
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: New to the site
Topic: New Owner of a 1994 B190 in Denver
Replies: 2
Views: 268

Re: New Owner of a 1994 B190 in Denver

Congratulations, Andy! You are going to have so much fun. Any thoughts on what to name your new rig?
by usachris
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Sealing of Joint Between Cap and Top of Van
Replies: 4
Views: 850

Re: Sealing of Joint Between Cap and Top of Van

I had to replace the rear door weatherstripping as well on my 1999. Maybe 20 years is the limit for that particular rubber seal. :roll:
by usachris
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Generators
Topic: New Fuel Pump Replacement part Number?
Replies: 4
Views: 545

Re: New Fuel Pump Replacement part Number?

This is a generic replacement for that part:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B008K ... _qh_dp_hza

This is the original replacement part from Cummins Onan:

http://www.partsfortechs.com/asapcart/o ... p-403.html
by usachris
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Onan 2.8 gen for parts....
Replies: 4
Views: 1768

Re: Onan 2.8 gen for parts....

Looks like a great opportunity for someone who is in the market for Onan parts.
by usachris
Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: New to the site
Topic: #189 In the Mitten
Replies: 3
Views: 1030

Re: #189 In the Mitten

That’s great! Be sure to post some pictures of your rig!
by usachris
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Appliances
Topic: Has anyone replaced the fridge with a compressor-type? Like Vitrifrigo?
Replies: 7
Views: 735

Re: Has anyone replaced the fridge with a compressor-type? Like Vitrifrigo?

Jersey747 wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:46 pm
Thanks for all that great information .....having just ripped mine out it was great that my research had been done by all of you !! Truly grateful.
Post some pics!
by usachris
Wed Oct 17, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Appliances
Topic: Fridge removal woes
Replies: 8
Views: 442

Re: Fridge removal woes

Yes, Skater’s method was the same I used to remove the refrigerator. It was the two screws in the rear that took a slight bit of figuring out. :roll:
by usachris
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Generators
Topic: Generator Replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 2240

Re: Generator Replacement

You might want to do a little research into a product called “EasyStart” for your AC. In essence, it reduces the large electrical load from your AC compressor kicking on, and allows you to start and run your AC with a smaller generator. Here is a link to a video that would be a good introduction to ...
by usachris
Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Deep cycle battery info
Replies: 7
Views: 5420

Re: Deep cycle battery info

But you're right, it looks like pretty slim pickings. Another option would be to install a battery box in the van somewhere (under the couch) and use a more normal size deep cycle battery, and just abandon the underhood location. (If you do this, you should use a sealed AGM battery or similar, NOT ...
by usachris
Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Transmission Temp & Vacuum gauge install
Replies: 40
Views: 16696

Re: Transmission Temp & Vacuum gauge install

I gotta’ start taking more pics of the process. Most of the time when I get started on a project I just forget about documenting the process. :( Although I did find a shot my wife took of me wiring up the gauges. Boy am I glad everything worked the first time out :wink: 88BE3109-A334-4505-ACEA-602AA...
by usachris
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Transmission Temp & Vacuum gauge install
Replies: 40
Views: 16696

Re: Transmission Temp & Vacuum gauge install

A bit late but I wanted to post the success I had installing the transmission temp and vacuum gauges and transmission cooler. The guages went in with no troubles. The information in this thread made it possible for me to even attempt this: 495268B7-CCCF-4D54-8949-9C6A603B3883.jpeg The transmission c...
by usachris
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 95 in Kansas on RVTrader
Replies: 3
Views: 461

Re: 95 in Kansas on RVTrader

Link? I can only find a ‘96 B190 in Henderson NC

https://www.rvtrader.com/listing/1996-A ... 5003002967
by usachris
Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Original Ford Hub Cap set....
Replies: 3
Views: 644

Re: Original Ford Hub Cap set....

Thanks! They arrived promptly and are a perfect fit!
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If shoes make the outfit, then the hubcaps make the van!
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One step closer to the original look!
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