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Model Year 2008Camping TrailerOwner’s Manualwww.jayco.com

Read all instructions in this manual and componentI WARNING:manufacturer supplied information before using your RV.This manual has been provided by Jayco, Inc. for the sole purpose of providing instructionsconcerning the operation and maintenance of this vehicle and its components. Nothing inthis manual creates any warranty, either expressed or implied. The only warranty offered byJayco, Inc. is as set forth in the limited warranty applicable to this vehicle.The owner’s failure to provide required service and/or maintenance could result in the lossof warranty. The owner should review Jayco’s limited warranty and the limited warrantiesthat apply to specific components that are offered with this vehicle.Instructions are included in the manual for operating various components which areoptional on some vehicles. In addition, the owner should refer to individual manufacturer’soperating instructions contained in the owner’s packet. 2007 Jayco, Inc. LITHO USA01/08**08-1Part #0181064.2008

TABLE OF CONTENTSWARRANTY & SERVICEABOUT THIS MANUAL . . . . . . . . . . 1CHANGE OF ADDRESS/OWNERSHIP FORM 5CUSTOMER RELATIONS . . . . . . . . . 4CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITY . . . . . . . 2DEALER RESPONSIBILITY . . . . . . . . 3EXTENDED LIMITED WARRANTY . . . . 11JAYCO CUSTOMER FIRSTEMERGENCY ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE . 6JAYPLUS EXTENDED SERVICE CONTRACT . . . 6MANUFACTURING PROCESS . . . . . . . 2OBTAININGEMERGENCY WARRANTY REPAIR . . . 6OBTAINING SERVICE AT JAYCO. . . . . . 7OBTAINING SERVICE FORSEPARATELY WARRANTED ITEMS . . . 7REPLACEMENT PARTS . . . . . . . . . . 7REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS . . . . . . 1SAFETY ALERTS . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1SUGGESTIONSFOR OBTAINING SERVICE . . . . . . . 3THE GOODIE BAG . . . . . . . . . . . . 1THE JAYCO TRAVEL CLUB . . . . . . . . 4TOWABLE LIMITED WARRANTY . . . . . . 8UPDATE YOUR CONTACTINFORMATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4OCCUPANT SAFETYCARBON MONOXIDE ALARM . . .EMERGENCY EGRESS . . . . . .EMERGENCY WEATHER PLANNINGFIRE EXTINGUISHER . . . . . . .FIRE SAFETY . . . . . . . . . . .FUEL SAFETY . . . . . . . . . .PROPANE ALARM . . . . . . . . .PRE-TRAVEL INFORMATIONCAMPING TRAILER ROOF . . . . .FIRST SHORT TRIP . . . . . . . .FRONT DECK (BAJA MODELS) . .HITCH (CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) . .HITCH HEIGHT & HITCH BALL . . .LOADING YOUR RV. . . . . . . .RV BRAKE SYSTEM . . . . . . .SWAY CONTROL(CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) . . . .TOW VEHICLE . . . . . . . . . .VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER(VIN) EXPLAINED . . . . . . .VEHICLE LABELS . . . . . . . . .15141315141817.23262421212422. . . 22. . . 19. . . 19. . . 19WEIGHING YOUR TOW VEHICLE & RV . . 25WEIGHT DISTRIBUTING SYSTEM(CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) . . . . . . . 22WEIGHT LABELS . . . . . . . . . . . . 20TOWING & HANDLINGBREAKAWAY SWITCH . . . . . . . .CAMPING TRAILERHITCHING PROCEDURE . . . . .DRIVING & ALCOHOL . . . . . . . .EMERGENCY STOPPING . . . . . .EMERGENCY TOWING . . . . . . .RV DRIVING SCHOOLS & SEMINARSSAFETY CHAINS . . . . . . . . . . . .STABILIZER JACKS . . . . . . . . .TOWING . . . . . . . . . . . . . .WIRE HARNESS/CONNECTOR PLUG. . 30.3130343430. . . 30. . 31. . 32. . 31RV TIRESCHANGING THE TIRE . . . . . . . . .SPARE TIRE CARRIER(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . . .VINYL TIRE COVER (IF SO EQUIPPED) .WHEEL LUGS . . . . . . . . . . . . .ELECTRICAL SYSTEM – 30 AMP120-VOLT AC SYSTEM . . . . . . . .120-VOLT CIRCUIT BREAKERS . . . .12-VOLT DC SYSTEM . . . . . . . . .12-VOLT FUSE PANEL . . . . . . . .30 AMP POWER CORD . . . . . . . .AUXILIARY BATTERY(CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) . . . . . .BATTERY ISOLATOR FOR YOURVEHICLE (CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) .CALCULATING ELECTRICAL LOAD . . .CONVERTER . . . . . . . . . . . . .ELECTRICAL SYSTEM PRECAUTIONS .IN CASE OF AN ELECTRICAL FIRE . . .GFCI RECEPTACLE OUTLET . . . . .PLUMBING SYSTEM12-VOLT WATER PUMP & SWITCH(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . .BATHROOM SHOWER(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . .BLACK/GREY WATER SYSTEM(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . .CASSETTE TOILET (IF SO EQUIPPED)DRAINING THE FRESH WATERSYSTEM . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36. 36. 35. 36.3738404138. 41TOW. 41. 40. 39. 37. 37. 40. . 44. . 47. . 50. . 52. . 481

TABLE OF CONTENTSPLUMBING SYSTEM, CONT.FAUCETS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .FRESH WATER CONNECTIONS . . . .FRESH WATER HOLDING TANK . . . .GREY WATER HOLDING TANK(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . . .OUTSIDE SHOWER (IF SO EQUIPPED) .SANITIZING THE PLUMBING SYSTEM .THE FRESH WATER SYSTEM . . . . .WATER HEATER (IF SO EQUIPPED) . .WATER PRESSURE REGULATOR(CUSTOMER SUPPLIED) . . . . . .WATER PURIFICATION SYSTEM(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . . .WINTERIZING THE PLUMBINGSYSTEM . . . . . . . . . . . . . .PROPANE SYSTEMCALCULATING PROPANE USAGE . .DOT PROPANE CYLINDER . . . . .HOSES, PIPES, TUBES & FITTINGS .HOW TO LEAK TEST THE PROPANESYSTEM . . . . . . . . . . . . .INSTALLING PROPANE CYLINDERS .PROPANE REGULATOR . . . . . . .PROPANE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS . .TRAVELING WITH PROPANE . . . . .USING THE PROPANE SYSTEM . . . 47. 43. 43.5146484345. 44. 47. 49. . 59. . 54. . 58.545658535958DURA-TEK TENTTENT MAINTENANCE . . . . . . . . . . 69SEASONING THE NEW TENT . . . . . . 61TENT SETUP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61SLIDEOUT SYSTEM . . . . . . . . . . . 71CAMPING & OPERATINGAIR CONDITIONER PREP(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . . .ATTIC FAN (IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . .BBQ GRILL (IF SO EQUIPPED). . . . .BOOTH DINETTE (IF SO EQUIPPED) . .CANOPY (IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . .COLD WEATHER USAGE . . . . . . .CONDENSATION . . . . . . . . . . .COOKING WITH PROPANE . . . . . .DEPARTING CAMP CHECKLIST . . . .ENTRANCE DOOR . . . . . . . . . .EXTENDED DRY CAMPING . . . . . .FURNACE (IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . .HEATED BED MATS (IF SO EQUIPPED).2.82827976807374778375738275ICE BOX (IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . .IN CASE OF A GREASE FIRE . . . . .J-STEEL SOFA (IF SO EQUIPPED) . .KEYS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .KITCHEN STOVE, RANGE OR OVEN(IF SO EQUIPPED) . . . . . . . .LIGHTS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .MICROWAVE (IF SO EQUIPPED). . .REFRIGERATOR (IF SO EQUIPPED) .SCREEN ROOM (IF SO EQUIPPED) .SETTING UP YOUR CAMPSITE . . .SOLAR PREP (IF SO EQUIPPED) . . .THERMOSTAT . . . . . . . . . . . .STORAGE & MAINTENANCEABS PLASTICS . . . . . . . . . . .CABINETRY & TABLES . . . . . . .CLEANING THE EXTERIOR . . . . .CLEANING THE INTERIOR . . . . .COUNTERTOPS . . . . . . . . . .DÉCOR ITEMS . . . . . . . . . . .DOORS & LOCKS . . . . . . . . . .EXTERIOR ROOF & SIDEWALL VENTSE-Z LUBE AXLE . . . . . . . . . .FLOORING . . . . . . . . . . . . .FORMALDEHYDE . . . . . . . . . .FURNITURE UPHOLSTERY . . . . .HARDWARE &SINK OR SHOWER FIXTURES . .LIFTER SYSTEM . . . . . . . . . .MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST . . . . .PANELING . . . . . . . . . . . . .REPLACING LIGHT BULBS . . . . .REAR BUMPER . . . . . . . . . . .SEALANTS . . . . . . . . . . . . .STORAGE CHECKLIST . . . . . . .TRAILER FRAME . . . . . . . . . .WINDOWS . . . . . . . . . . . . .SPECIFICATIONS & GLOSSARYAPPROXIMATE ELECTRICAL LOADRATINGS . . . . . . . . . . .DC FUSE PANEL LAYOUT . . . . .GLOSSARY OF TERMS . . . . . .OEM LIST . . . . . . . . . . . .PROPANE CONSUMPTION CHART .REPLACEMENT LIGHT BULBS . . .WHEEL LUG TORQUE CHART . . 6.86909387889191929090.98979995979796ADDENDUMS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103

SECTION 1WARRANTY & SERVICEWARRANTY & SERVICECongratulations! Thank you for selecting aJayco RV. We are excited to welcome you toour growing RV family. Jayco is the largestprivately held manufacturer of recreationvehicles in the world. We are committed tobeing the most respected name in RVs. Weinvite you to drop by our Visitors Centerlocated in Middlebury, Indiana. To book agroup tour or check our scheduled factory tourtimes (free admission, closed holidays) pleasecall 1-800-RV-JAYCO.procedures and other information on safetylabels affixed to your RV and in this manual.Please call your dealer or Jayco CustomerService if you are unsure how to proceed.Always use the appropriate safety gear whenservicing or maintaining your RV.This is the safety alert symbol. It isused to alert you to potentialpersonal injury hazards. Obey allsafety messages that follow this symbol toavoid possible injury or death.ABOUT THIS MANUALThis manual is a guide to the operation andmaintenance of your RV. Jayco RVs areavailable in several sizes and models, soaccessories and components may differ.Some equipment described in this manualmay not apply to your RV. If you find thecomponents vary significantly from what isdescribed, contact your dealer to ensure youhave the correct information. Nothing in thismanual creates any warranty, eitherexpressed or implied, nor does it cover everypossible detail of equipment, standard oroption, installed on or in your RV.Information, illustrations and specifications inthis manual reflect the most current availableat the time of publication approval, are subjectto change and not intended to indicate actualsize.DANGERThis indicates an imminently hazardoussituation which, if not avoided, will result indeath or serious injury.WARNINGThis indicates a potentially hazardoussituation which, if not avoided, will result indeath or serious injury.CAUTIONThis indicates a potentially hazardoussituation which, if not avoided, will result inminor or moderate injury.THE GOODIE BAGThe Goodie Bag contains original equipmentmanufacturer (OEM) operator manuals,warranty cards and/or registrations. It isimportant you complete and mail the warrantycards and registrations within the prescribedtime limits to avoid loss of warranty coverage.This manual and the Goodie Bag should beconsidered a permanent part of the RV. If theRV is sold, they should remain with the RV forthe next owner.SAFETY ALERTSYour safety, and the safety of others, is veryimportant. To help you make informeddecisions, we have provided operatingCAUTIONThis indicates a potentially hazardoussituation which, if not avoided, may result inproperty damage.REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTSIn the United StatesIf you believe that your RV has an allegeddefect that could cause a crash or cause injuryor death, you should immediately inform theNational Highway Traffic Safety Administration(NHTSA) and Jayco.1

SECTION 1WARRANTY & SERVICEIf NHTSA receives similar complaints, it mayopen an investigation, and if it finds that asafety defect exists in a group of vehicles itmay order a recall and remedy campaign.However, NHTSA cannot become involved inindividual problems between you, your dealeror Jayco. For additional information, UFACTURING PROCESSTo contact NHTSA by phone:Call the Department of Transportation (DOT)Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 anda NHTSA representative will record yourcomplaint information (TTY: 1-800-424- 9153or 1-202-484-5238).Jayco recreation vehiclesare manufactured for use astemporary living quarters forrecreation, camping andtravel uses, all as defined bythe bylaws of the RecreationVehicle Industry Association(RVIA). This recreationPEIRMP FOAvehicle is not intended forLDING Cuse as a full-time residenceRVIA sealor for commercial use.Commercial use means using the RV as abusiness asset such as a mobile office orusing the RV for lease or rental purposes.To contact NHTSA by mail:U.S. Department of TransportationNational Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationOffice of Defects Investigation NVS-211400 7th Street SWWashington, DC 20590Jayco reserves the right to discontinue orchange specifications or design at any timewithout notice and without incurring anyobligation whatsoever. RV's built for sale inCanada may differ to conform to CanadianCodes.In CanadaIf you believe your RV has an alleged safetydefect, you should contact Transport Canadaand Jayco. Transport Canada prefers to becalled instead of posted mail or email as itenables their investigators to confirm that yourinformation is correct, and to answer yourquestionsaccurately.Foradditionalinformation, please refer to the TransportCanada website at www.tc.gc.ca.CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITYTo contact Transport Canada by mail:Road Safety and Motor VehicleRegulation DirectorateTransport CanadaTower C, Place de Ville330 Sparks StreetOttawa, Ontario K1A 0N52TRAILERTMNGMCACKTRUTo contact Transport Canada by phone:Call 1-800-333-0510 (or 613-993-9851 if youare calling from the Ottawa region) and ask tospeak to a defect investigator.MEMBERIt is important you read and understand theinformation in this manual and your GoodieBag before using your RV.Familiarize yourself with the applicablewarranties. You are responsible for ensuringthe procedures for obtaining warranty repairare followed properly. It is your responsibilityand obligation to return your RV to your dealerfor warranty service repair.As the owner of the RV, you are responsible forregular and proper maintenance performed inaccordance with this manual and the OEMmanuals. Regular and proper maintenance willhelp prevent conditions arising from neglectthat are not covered by warranty.As with your other personal belongings, it isimportant to protect yourself and others withinsurance coverage. Your insurance agent canassist you in obtaining the appropriateinsurance coverage for personal liability, theft,collision, property damage, etc.

SECTION 1WARRANTY & SERVICEDEALER RESPONSIBILITYAt the time of sale of the new RV, your dealer isexpected to:00000Deliver your RV in the best conditionpossible. Your RV must pass the dealer'spre-delivery inspection (PDI), including allsystems tests.Provide orientation of the RV, its systems,components and operation.Request that you read all warrantyinformation and explain any provision notclearly understood.Ensure you receive the Goodie Bag. Yourdealer can assist you in completing theOEM warranty cards or registrations, andlocate any required component model orserial numbers.Complete and return the "WarrantyRegistration and Customer Delivery Form"to Ja

Some equipment described in this manual may not apply to your RV. If you find the components vary significantly from what is described, contact your dealer to ensure you have the correct information. Nothing in this manual creates any warranty, either expressed or implied, nor does it cover every possible detail of equipment, standard or option, installed on or in your RV. Information .