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Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 08-27-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,280
Posted By PJ
Thank you Tom! Very good description of laying a...

Thank you Tom! Very good description of laying a good caulk line, read it to my husband (who doesn't really smell so bad, I just write poorly sometimes, for a writer!:facepalm:). Getting the caulk...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 08-27-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,280
Posted By PJ
Thank you all for your suggestions and replies,...

Thank you all for your suggestions and replies, much appreciated. We will try again Monday morning to contact Escape and speak with either Tammy or Reace. The idea of removing just the top of the...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 08-26-2017, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,280
Posted By PJ
Tearing out bathroom stall as mold woes return

(should read tearing out, don't know how to edit the topic line)
We had a mold/mildew smell this past spring (I posted about that), discovered a small leak in bathroom vent, removed vent, sprayed a...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-13-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
So the smell, after being very bad yesterday...

So the smell, after being very bad yesterday while I was running intense heat into cavity above shower stall, has disappated, or so it seems. So if it was from that leak, and drying got rid of it, it...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-13-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Good luck! My husband said we're in parallel...

Good luck! My husband said we're in parallel universes! Except sounds like your vent leak went straight down, a better flow, especially in the shower stall! Our leak definitely flowed between liner...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
But have to know the problem to determine the...

But have to know the problem to determine the simplist solution, and so far THAT has been anything but simple! :confused: Do you think Occam had a hidden mold issue....maybe in his donkey cart, or...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Thank you all for suggestions. I've had heat...

Thank you all for suggestions. I've had heat going for 5 hours in shower, aimed at the space above the stall, it's not drying, want to tear out the little strip of foam there, but can't reach much of...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 11:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Yea, I did some research and am very concerned...

Yea, I did some research and am very concerned about using an ozone machine, especially in such a small space. We'll do everything else we can first. If we use one it would be for only a short time...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Amazingly, in our rural area, the nearby rental...

Amazingly, in our rural area, the nearby rental place has an ozone generator so going to rent one and put in trailer. They are supposed to work at removing mold and mildew, I am skeptical, but worth...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Yes, my husband (Mike) is going to put it back...

Yes, my husband (Mike) is going to put it back under roof before going to work, not as easy to work on in that location, but I can get a heater going specifically in shower stall. We ran the trailer...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-12-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
We found a leak in shower vent, into top cavity...

We found a leak in shower vent, into top cavity of shower stall, a real nightmare, as there is a foam strip that runs the length of the shower stall that is wet and no access to that area except a...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-11-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
The water heater was empty over winter, only been...

The water heater was empty over winter, only been refilled about a month, but we will drain again. And yes, we are in PNW. Olympic Peninsula.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-10-2017, 11:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
All good suggestions. We'll look again, but we've...

All good suggestions. We'll look again, but we've checked, and cleaned, the shower/toilet enclosure pretty good, it wasn't an area where the smell was particularly strong, and all drains have been...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-10-2017, 11:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Thanks Donna (and Hi!). We have run water down...

Thanks Donna (and Hi!). We have run water down the traps several times.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 05-10-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,528
Posted By PJ
Where to look for mildew/mold

Our 2005 17' has that horrid mildew/mold smell. We discovered it as we started to put cushions, bedding,etc back in for a trip next week. We've never had this problem before, we've had the trailer 10...
Forum: Towing and Hitching 06-08-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,358
Posted By PJ
Re: Hello All, New to This Forum

Hi TurtleBax,

It would be wise to see a few trailers if you have no experience & have never seen one, just so you can see what's out there and figure out your criteria. We have a 17', it was a...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 06-08-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,555
Posted By PJ
Re: Question about refrigerators

Those little 'fingers' in the door are a great invention! Hold in place whatever you put there through the bumps and jogs of rocky rides & roads.

We have always kept our frig at 3 and it always...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 06-08-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,676
Posted By PJ
Re: Another dumb newbie question about camping

Okay, for the record, only our trailer drinks vodka, we actually don't. It's always a joke in the fall, who is going to go in and ask for the biggest & cheapest bottle of vodka. It's a small town...
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 06-08-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,193
Posted By PJ
Re: battery not charging while driving

Duh! Yes, we have always remembered to turn frig off when we stop for lunch, etc.........except this time! Worse, we didn't even remember that we forgot! I read your post, called my husband & asked...
Forum: Campgrounds, Waysides and Resorts 06-08-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 891
Posted By PJ
Central WA campground gem

If anyone is traveling to or through central Washington, Scooteney Reservoir recreation area, managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, has a campground that is a little green gem amongst the sage brush...
Forum: Campgrounds, Waysides and Resorts 06-07-2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,187
Posted By PJ
Re: Planning Trip down Pacific Coast Highway

The Washington north coast is part of the Olympic National Park and very beautiful, like nothing you will see anywhere else along the west coast, but it is a bit out of the way. I think it depends on...
Forum: Modifications and Alterations 06-07-2011, 09:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,251
Posted By PJ
replacing blinds with curtains

I recently posted several pictures with explanation of how we traded out the blinds and put up curtains. Perhaps this has been covered here many times, but thought I'd share what we did to modify the...
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 06-07-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,193
Posted By PJ
battery not charging while driving

Coming home from our last trip our battery did not charge while driving, either that or the monitor is faulty. My husband has not had time to test it, (vacation over, back to work!) so thought I...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 06-07-2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,676
Posted By PJ
Re: Another dumb newbie question about camping

Like others, we sometimes go with our tank full, sometimes not, but if you decide not to due to weight, REMEMBER to fill up before getting all unhitched and settled in, as many campgrounds do not...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 06-29-2010, 11:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,536
Posted By PJ
Re: problems with converter/converter fan

hello all,

we just went on an overnight and used shore power and the fan did not come on when we were in the trailer, but we weren't in the trailer very often except when sleeping. Did hear it...
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