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Range Repair

The range has been annoying me for years, and I finally got around to fixing it. Maytag Amana Model ALY2280BDS.  RV 3-burner LP range. The problem was the grate and pads. The original design had the grate held in place with four rubber grommet pads. Not good. After maybe the fourth use, the grommets basically melted away and the grate…

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P0476 on the 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel

Using a “VEEPEAK Mini OBDII Diagnostic Scanner” model VP01 and FORSCAN app on my iPAD for code reading and diagnostic tests. In addition to reading codes, has a list of diagnostic tests.  Including the famous “buzz test”.  That alone makes it worth the price.  Not sure if it’s the app or the hardware flaking out, but lately I’ve been getting…

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Camping Tip #17

Trailer tires should not be rotated.  They should all be wearing evenly.  If they aren’t, there’s something wrong with loading, alignment or running gear.