Well the engine in the old Aluma-lite died a horrible and painful death. Cracked block so I don't think I will be resurrecting it any time soon. Now for the 6 million dollar question: what steps…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin F Smith Jun 25, 2019.
Well we got the old gal ready and went to Fla. Thursday and had a blast at the Battle of Olustee. Boondocked all weekend and even met some great RVers with some wonderful old trailers and RV's. Told…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Rich Thomas Feb 26, 2017.
Alright time for my next stupid question. I am going to replace all the clearance lights on the Aluma-lite with Led lights. Can I use plumbers putty around the base of the lights like you do around…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Rich Thomas Feb 17, 2017.
On the trip home the water pump on the 454 locked up. The mechanic where I work, a good guy and worth it I am sure, wants $600 labor to replace it. To be honest I don't have that much free cash. Can anyone give me some pointers on removing the front end on a 91 Holiday Rambler Aluma-lite and a list of tools so I can try and do this myself. I have replaced water pumps on 350's but not motorhomes.
Posted on February 28, 2017 at 3:13pm — 2 Comments
Road Safety: Now that spring is just around the corner and the weather is getting warmer, out thoughts start lingering more and more on getting our RV's out and enjoying them again. As a professional truck driver I have a request that I would like to pass on to both the new hands and the old timers out there BE SAFE! I know most of us have older rigs and we have to baby them a bit. If you are not able to maintain the flow of traffic, PLEASE get in the right lane. Most states have truck…Continue
Posted on February 18, 2016 at 5:34pm — 4 Comments