Showing results 1 to 10 of 10
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: prairieboy
Forum: General Discussion Forum 05-31-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By prairieboy
1995 Leisure way

We have owned both a 1997 and now a 2000 leisure Travel Van and have had many wonderful trips with them.
The potential issues you may experience are the Genset (as previously mentioned) and the...
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 03-23-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By prairieboy
We have a 2000 LTV and 50w of solar on the roof. ...

We have a 2000 LTV and 50w of solar on the roof. Our panel is 1' x 4' and is mounted on the passenger side rear beside the a/c. I made 4 aluminum brackets shaped (or bent) to match the slope in the...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 07-18-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By prairieboy
We have owned a 1997 Leisure Travel Van and now...

We have owned a 1997 Leisure Travel Van and now own a 2000 LTV on Dodge chassis.
Both have had approximately 200,000km on them.
The engines are pretty bullet proof if maintained well as is the...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 07-09-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,553
Posted By prairieboy
We have had spacers on 2 LTV Freedoms. A 1997...

We have had spacers on 2 LTV Freedoms. A 1997 and 2000.
Along with steel sidewall tires, better shocks, and adjustments to steering play, both vans handled very well at between 90km and 100kms....
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 01-08-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By prairieboy
We use lead acid deep cycle batteries in our van....

We use lead acid deep cycle batteries in our van. We store it outside in the winter with the batteries fully charged, use the battery disconnect, and trust out 80 watts of solar to take care of...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 11-27-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 714
Posted By prairieboy
Don't know what unit you have, however we have...

Don't know what unit you have, however we have received replacements worm screws for the sofa bed from Leisure Travel Van for our LTV.
Their parts catalogue shows they have Sofa Cable Drive SP...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 09-04-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 567
Posted By prairieboy
Travato Battery Maintenance

I realize the Travato uses GM batteries and they are mounted under the chassis.
And although these batteries do not require much maintenance, how do you do it in such an inaccessible location?
Forum: General Discussion Forum 08-25-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,226
Posted By prairieboy
We used Olive oil in our head on our sailboat for...

We used Olive oil in our head on our sailboat for years and never had a problem, while others who used many other lubes, as well as vegetable oil, ran into problems.
We have continued using the...
Forum: Tweaks, Mods & Projects 07-15-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,532
Posted By prairieboy
We have a similar sofa/bed arrangement in our...

We have a similar sofa/bed arrangement in our Leisure Travel Van.
Instead of using a heavy/large table as a filler, I attached 5 or 6 fir 1x2's, the width of the table and attached them together...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 01-26-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,981
Posted By prairieboy
Solar or not to solar

We have a 2000 LTV with a basic solar setup.
80 watts of solar, roof mounted with 3M adhesive, charging through an 8 watt regulator direct to a single 27 size deep cycle battery.
We can dry camp...
Showing results 1 to 10 of 10

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×