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by usachris
Fri Jun 04, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Smog test
Replies: 2
Views: 930

Re: Smog test

I don’t know if this actually works but I’ve been told by a Ford mechanic that you should have a full tank of gas and have the engine warmed up, nice and hot, when you take it in for a smog test. I have followed this advice and have never failed a smog test out here in California. Sent from my iPhon...
by usachris
Thu Jun 03, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Tires and Suspension
Topic: Wireless Air Pressure & Temperature Tire Monitor.
Replies: 5
Views: 6177

Re: Wireless Air Pressure & Temperature Tire Monitor.

I have the TST tpms system also. I’ve been really happy with the performance, expandability, and customer service. Also, the system easily hops from RV to RV and the available range extender makes monitoring a toad super easy and reliable.
by usachris
Thu Jun 03, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: New to the site
Topic: New B190 owner
Replies: 3
Views: 913

Re: New B190 owner

Welcome! I’ve found so many great modifications done in great detail on this site. You are going to love it!
by usachris
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Our pets
Topic: Meet our pets
Replies: 18
Views: 24505

Re: Meet our pets

https://i.imgur.com/XIizFtu.jpg Matty, little over a year old Bulldog, is our only pet. She has not done any traveling in the B yet, hell we haven't done much, but she will next year and I am sure she will love it. Oh, for some reason she has an extra long tongue and it falls out when she goes to s...
by usachris
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Door Panel Restoration
Replies: 9
Views: 6446

Re: Door Panel Restoration

Thankfully the interior of my front doors were in great shape. So I had no need to remove and refurbish them.
by usachris
Wed May 08, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: '97, '98, '99 Original Couch In Action
Replies: 5
Views: 5064

Re: '97, '98, '99 Original Couch In Action

We took the fame out and installed a gaucho bed. It was more practical for our situation.
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Turned out we saved a bit on weight since there was so much metal in the original frame, and seat springs.
by usachris
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: World's Best B190 Back on the Market
Replies: 2
Views: 2691

Re: World's Best B190 Back on the Market

Thanks! We needed that. We have already received the obligatory “Are you smoking crack?!” :rofl: Anonymous email from Craigslist. My wife said we would be on crack to not at least ask for what we put into it. :roll: Actually, we just want her to go to a really great home that would care for her, and...
by usachris
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: World's Best B190 Back on the Market
Replies: 2
Views: 2691

World's Best B190 Back on the Market

Fully renovated, not a "project", the World's Best B190 is up for sale. Asking $54,000 1999 AIRSTREAM B190 ON FORD E350 CHASSIS 180,799 miles; 30,799 on completely rebuilt engine. FORD VIN 1FDSS34S4X8A00641 AIRSTREAM VIN 1B9KGVA24XJ301352 Thanks to everyone on this forum for your help and ...
by usachris
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Tires and Suspension
Topic: Need Indoor Tire Mount Hardware
Replies: 5
Views: 4407

Re: Need Indoor Tire Mount Hardware

Here is that promised inside look at the hardware.
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Sorry it took so long to post, we were on an RV trip of the central California coast. Beautiful!
by usachris
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Tires and Suspension
Topic: Need Indoor Tire Mount Hardware
Replies: 5
Views: 4407

Re: Need Indoor Tire Mount Hardware

Here is a shot from my ‘99. The bracket is black steel and is mounted to the floor.
Spare tire interior mounted in 1999
Spare tire interior mounted in 1999
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Blue outline of mounting bracket basic shape.
Blue outline of mounting bracket basic shape.
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I’ll remove the tire and post a new photo next week.
by usachris
Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: B190 decal
Replies: 5
Views: 3645

Re: B190 decal

Very hip.
by usachris
Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: B190 database
Replies: 124
Views: 75382

Re: B190 database

Yes, very cool! Is it ready for us simple folks to try out?
by usachris
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Old Gallery Access
Replies: 2
Views: 3201

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: 2842

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: 3143

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?