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Dodge Owner's Group

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Location: Lansing, MI
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Latest Activity: Sep 3

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1972 dodge midas RV 1 Reply

Just got this baby for $500 with the tow. Can't seem to find a manual online or even from dodge, so I'm going in blind. Was told I needed an 800 cold cranking amp battery for the engine and any…Continue

Started by Shelby. Last reply by Lakota Wolf Aug 25.

1977 Rockwood

I recently climbed up on my roof it looks like the previous owner may have used both rubber and aluminum on the roof I would like to just seal over it if possible what are my options? I have been…Continue

Started by Frances DeHart Mar 16.

Cleaning Dodge C class 4 Replies

Hi everyone,Not that I have any extra time for more work, :)  but since my family wants to vintage camp with me, we just bought a 1976 Dodge Globestar C class motor home.  we started some repairs,…Continue

Tags: class, C, Dodge

Started by Joy Galbraith. Last reply by Paul Nichols Aug 23, 2016.

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Comment by Jack Wasmuth on June 6, 2017 at 10:53am

Is anyone in need of a Chilton  repair  manual for 1967-1988 Dodge and Plymouth Trucks? I have one in very good  condition. $12.50 plus shipping.

Comment by Troy Diaz on March 31, 2017 at 10:33pm

got pics of that L.E.R? what engine does it have?

Comment by Bonnie Morgan on March 31, 2017 at 5:43pm

I am a new member from WV, my husband and I have an RV built on a 1992 Dodge.  The build was by L.E.R and we don't know much more about it.

Comment by Jimco_W001 on December 29, 2016 at 5:11pm

Hi Matthew, its looks like a Lifetime. Nice motorhome.

Comment by matthew gleason on December 29, 2016 at 2:59pm

CAN ANYONE TELL ME THE MODEL OF THIS

THE TITLE SAYS IT'S A 72 DODGE LIFE

IS IT A LIFE TIME OR SOMETING ELSE

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Comment by Troy Diaz on December 18, 2016 at 9:05pm

Anyone know the towing capacity, or have an opinion for a 79 Dodge Delta.  440-3 engine runs strong and smooth.  Has trailer hookup for brakes. GVWR = 10,500.  Want ot pull my 24ft pontoon. homemade trailer is somewhat of a monolith on its own. 

Comment by Dawn Michelle on October 28, 2016 at 7:12am

Thanks Lakota, I had my suspicions.  I'm thinking our a/c in the Bounder was similar.  But wasn't sure.  When we get plugged in I'll test the hydro flame out, but I figure for that small of a space catalytic is a good way to go (a Mr. Heater we can tie into the tank one day).  I'm sending the BF a carbon monoxide detector for the trip over this December, but going to have to wait on a propane detector until we can get it here and can get it wired in.  He won't be sleeping with the Mr. Heater on, so I think that should all be safe enough. 

Comment by Lakota Wolf on October 27, 2016 at 9:15pm

A roof top A/C unit that has a Warm/Heat selection,, it is NOT an actual heater,,, its an air warmer,, You can check by taking the inside cover off when you clean the air filters and there should be a distribution coil that gets warm,not hot. The fan blows the air across this coil sending out warm air,, basically takes the chill out of the air.

Comment by Dawn Michelle on October 27, 2016 at 6:56pm

Ha, my apologies.  I should have caught that was a last name!  

No plate on propane (where there should be one) and it's a square one mounted in, so no backside to speak of (underneath may be a different story).  That said, itwill be easy enough to determine a close approximation when we go to fill it.  I expect 20 lbs, 30 would be a bonus.  More curiosity at this point.  As are tank sizes...they are what they are :-)  

But!  The liquid calculator is a good idea once we, um, find those as well - LOL. Okay, those won't be hard.  Just wasn't on the priority list.  

Thanks again :-)  So far I've really enjoyed my conversations with everyone.  It's good to finally have a rig so I can really participate!

Comment by P. Vallerie on October 27, 2016 at 6:40pm
That's why we are here all together. Great group of people. It takes a while to demystify these old rigs. I am still in the process. We did not have any manuals as well. There are calculators on line to figure out your volume of liquid on grey water tank. Length x width x height. Your propane tank should have a stamped plate with numbers on it that will tell you what size it is. Look on the back side.
To confuse you more - I go by P. for Pamela. My last name is Valllerie. Just remember the girl with two first names. Have fun figuring out your new treasure. P.
 

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1972 dodge midas RV 1 Reply

Started by Shelby. Last reply by Lakota Wolf Aug 25.

1977 Rockwood

Started by Frances DeHart Mar 16.

Cleaning Dodge C class 4 Replies

Started by Joy Galbraith. Last reply by Paul Nichols Aug 23, 2016.

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