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by Safaritoonces
Sun Aug 29, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Coach Upgrades & Updates
Topic: Replacing the Center Headbanger Cabinet
Replies: 0
Views: 654

Replacing the Center Headbanger Cabinet

The center front cabinet on my 2000 Safari Continental was made for a tube style TV and was a constant source of head injuries when not paid attention to, which was too often. The cabinet was no longer needed to house the old style TV or even the LCD monitor. Therefore the monitor design was changed...
by Safaritoonces
Sat Aug 28, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Coach Upgrades & Updates
Topic: High Resolution Camera System: Driving and Surveillance
Replies: 7
Views: 845

Re: High Resolution Camera System: Driving and Surveillance

I will try that Mel. Thanks for the tip. I also used your idea for the salesman switch... changing it over to the toggle solenoid using the slide out switch. One of my favorite projects with a real payback. It dropped the waste of current when on from 3amps to 0. Thanks again.... Robert
by Safaritoonces
Mon Aug 23, 2021 12:28 am
Forum: Coach Upgrades & Updates
Topic: Entrance: Map Cupholder Console Replacement
Replies: 0
Views: 446

Entrance: Map Cupholder Console Replacement

This project replaces the vinyl console on the passenger entrance that held the switches for the forward salon lights, the porch lights, the salesman switch (switch for enabling the 12v interior lights) and the Kwikee Step switch. The original console had a cup holder and two interior boxes for stor...
by Safaritoonces
Mon Aug 16, 2021 12:14 am
Forum: Chassis
Topic: Air Suspension Control and Shock Replacement, 2000 Safari Continental
Replies: 0
Views: 442

Air Suspension Control and Shock Replacement, 2000 Safari Continental

This is a project for a 2000 Safari Continental 8 air bag system to correct the level control air suspension adjustment and install 6 new shocks. The same principles should apply to coaches with 6 or other air bags. The change was from 6 Bilsten to 6 Koni FSD shock absorbers. https://safaritoonces.o...
by Safaritoonces
Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Chassis
Topic: ABS Sensor Install and Part Number needed
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: ABS Sensor Install and Part Number needed

Thanks Mark... that's a big help. I need this fixed to pass the inspection inorder to register the coach.
by Safaritoonces
Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Oil Change
Replies: 22
Views: 1784

Re: Oil Change

Thanks Brett, a very clever way to solve the problem... the best of have seen. I like being able to keep track of the amount of oil visually.
by Safaritoonces
Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:52 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Oil Change
Replies: 22
Views: 1784

Re: Oil Change

Thanks for posting this Tom. How did you design yours? That is a project I wanted to do as well. The can seems a good way to go. I was thinking of one with filled with copper scour pads and a drain cock.
by Safaritoonces
Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: Chassis
Topic: ABS Sensor Install and Part Number needed
Replies: 2
Views: 357

ABS Sensor Install and Part Number needed

My drivers rear ABS sensor 2000 Safari Continental is damaged. Can anyone tell me how to change it and the part number please? I took the coach to have it inspected and the air bags were not operating correctly and the bouncing ripped the sensor out. I.will submit a project on the issues I found wit...
by Safaritoonces
Mon Jul 19, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Brake Switch Repair and Workaround
Replies: 3
Views: 454

Re: Brake Switch Repair and Workaround

Thanks Mel... I am going to get one as a spare. With no tow vehicle... and no part number I found myself at the mercy of the shop. They were honest but an inspection shop and limited knowledge. The switch internals were good but the wires I think were left to move and the miles of road vibration bro...
by Safaritoonces
Sat Jul 17, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Brake Switch Repair and Workaround
Replies: 3
Views: 454

Brake Switch Repair and Workaround

This is a project to provide the functionality of the brake switch when the brake switch had failed and a replacement was not available. The last part of the project is how to repair the brake switch. This should be applicable to almost any motorhome brake switch. https://safaritoonces.org/safari-to...