The Journey has Battery Woes What have we been doing? How about learning about BATTERIES? A couple of weeks after our last outing in the Journey we got it out of storage to work on a few things and run the generator etc. After starting up the engine the Lightbar Control Unit in the dash (LBCU)
Cool Shades – RV Quickshades Unboxing and Review Our (new to us) 2008 Winnebago Journey has curtains on the interior of the front windshield, the pilot’s side and the co-pilot/door. While the curtains are good at blocking light and some heat, you can’t see out of them. Shades for your RV windshield are used to
VIAIR 400P RV Air Compressor The Unboxing and Review of the VIAIR 400P RV Air Compressor: Unboxing You may wonder why we are looking at purchasing an air compressor when our rig already has one built-in. There are a couple of reasons why we decided to buy the VIAIR 400P Air Compressor. First when we
Surge Protection, Voltage Regulator or both? Are you protected? We have visited many RV parks over the years and never worried too much about poor quality electricity. That is when our mode of transportation was a Volkswagen Vanagon or our antique Prowler trailer. Neither of these had much in terms of electronics that could be damaged
Our second camping trip… Finally! After we bought our Journey in August, we’ve had one opportunity to take our coach out for a camping trip, until this past weekend. We had thought there would be plenty of opportunities to camp this fall, however it spent almost 3 weeks at the dealer getting the initial ‘prep’
Repairs Complete – Camping Trip #2 coming up My gosh, after purchasing the RV in August I thought we would have been out camping at least once month. Here in November we are almost ready for camping trip #2 now that we have completed our RV Repairs. Sacramento Truck Center Freightliner Oasis service center in
Back from the shop… Back in the shop We picked up the RV last Saturday November 8th. La Mesa got everything done – new Sharp R-1880LS Microwave/Convection oven, new rear bedroom window and all the rest of the things that needed to get fixed got fixed (See prior post here)! Yippee! Camping here we go! We
Where’s the RV? We purchased our Winnebago Journey from La Mesa RV on August 9th. The ‘prep’ was completed and we picked it up on August 25th and that weekend we took it out camping. This was our ‘shake down’ trip because we have a 15 day warranty from La Mesa on several major components.
New RV Accessories – Buying for the RV Basement Continuing our tour of the RV and preparing for our first camping trip we go to the basement. When buying for the basement we see a number of major systems that support the RV. Besides storage, there is the Power System, Water and waste control, on-board
Are we making the right decision? We visited La Mesa RV in Davis, California and got all excited with the smell of new RVs. You know that smell, don’t you? The exciting smell of money and fresh carpet, along with thoughts of life on the road again. We could taste being on the road!