Recent content by AllenF

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    Keith's M1078 Project

    What is it with ladders moving the step you are going for. They are just down right mean. What some guys have to do to get a little attention from the Mrs. 😱
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    M1088 camper conversion

    🍿😳:naner: Great job so far keep the posts and pics coming.:clinto:
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    LMTV as an RV in California

    I would think that a vehicle registered in CA as an RV would continue to be so registered until you decided to do otherwise. Which in this case you did. While it is true that CA can be a hurdle for older polluting vehicles there are still ways around if one is willing to do the leg work and be...
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    M1088 camper conversion

    Chris, You are doing a great job. It sounds like you have a little wiggle room with your camper design. Here is a thought I have about warming holding/water tanks. Many camper/RV builders talk about blowing warm air into the tank area to help with freezing. In my experience it works only when...
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    LMTV as an RV in California

    You could have it registered in Montana or Utah they take them.
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    Removing Cab

    My guess is between 1500 and 2000 pounds.
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    M1088 camper conversion

    On the M1083 it was my wifes company. Thermal Dynamics in Ontario Calif. No they won't sell to the public. I know because their sticker is on the side of my unit. It is a beast of a cooler. Major trans fluid lines. I am not sure about the upright dual fan unit on the M1088. But it is possible...
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    Well, I done did it. Won a m1078. Need to get it home... In Wahington - any suggesti

    Amber but a little of both would be fine too.
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    Well, I done did it. Won a m1078. Need to get it home... In Wahington - any suggesti

    I need 1 but if you are throwing them away I will take them all. Happy to reimburse the shipping.
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    More CTIS questions...

    So... not to derail this very interesting thread but... if the earlier units are toast due to jump starting the truck/ over voltage issues, would it not be possible to protect it with a fuse some how? Seems a no brainer to me. Also that Dana/Spicer sent them out vulnerable early on does not...
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    Well, I done did it. Won a m1078. Need to get it home... In Wahington - any suggesti

    Spankybear, since you replaced the running light with the LED type would you care to help me out with your old bulb type running lights? I need one that Govplant destroyed. Please let me know thanks.
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    Will these type of mirrors work?

    Fair enough. I have as of now not yet driven my M1083. Getting closer.
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    Will these type of mirrors work?

    Just a thought, have you tried cleaning the glass with a lime away type product? Often the haziness is hardwater buildup and stubborn dirt. Phosphoric acid will gently resolve this buildup and not scratch the glass. Be careful on painted surfaces and do not use an abrasive cleaning pad as this...
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    Water Pump Leak, small crack in rear of housing

    Might sound mickey mouse but you could consider JB weld, it is amazing and since this is a low stress and low heat area may work out well. My $.02.
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    Wheel Covers / Rim Protectors

    When you think about it all you really need is the valve body protected. The hoses and such are less likely to rub off. But that Schrader valve is a "what were they thinking?" aua kind of deal.
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