Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-17-2020, 09:19 PM   #261
Mini-Skoolie
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 15
New member

I just signed up to try to help someone out still a few years away from getting my skoolie done
roxious55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2020, 09:25 PM   #262
Mini-Skoolie
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 15
New member

I have a 2001 bluebird tc2000 5.9 Cummins and Allison transmission I bought two of them for 1022$ a piece and drove both of them back from Savannah Georgia to North Carolina where I live my father sold one of them for $3,500 I still have the other one putting a new alternator on it tomorrow and getting the AC is working
roxious55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2020, 08:15 AM   #263
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 2
Coachwork: Country Coach
Chassis: Gillig
Engine: 8.3 Cummins
New guy

So Iíve found this site because Iíve acquired a bus with a coach built on it. It is a 1995 Gillig Bus chassis with an 8.3 Cummins and an Allison MD 3060 6 speed
Iím a wannabe schoolie guy but am too old to build one and too spoiled and poor to buy one. I was drawn here by a need to gain access to info about my transmission computer that has left me hangin twice. Weíre stuck in Ct for the weekend. So Iím surfing for info to put a plan together for Tuesday when everything opens back up
Mojo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2020, 02:09 PM   #264
Bus Crazy
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Winlcok, WA
Posts: 2,211
What exactly is not working correctly?


It would help if you supplied the actual transmission model from the data plate on the side of the transmission.
cowlitzcoach is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2020, 04:31 PM   #265
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 2
Coachwork: Country Coach
Chassis: Gillig
Engine: 8.3 Cummins
Trans

The model is MD 3060 The ECU is in DNS mode the fault code is 34-13 EPROM CALIBRATION BLOCK CHECKSUM
She not wanna go!!!😁
Mojo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2020, 08:44 PM   #266
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 3
Hello all! I am the proud new owner of a 1965 Ford Superior Coach School Bus. I have purchased it as an old hunting camp home, hoping to restore to former glory and update to modern RV. I look forward to assistance as I start this journey.
Sstegemeyer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2020, 10:07 AM   #267
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 2
Hello! I am new here and I am planning to buy a school bus and restore it this year
__________________
Property for sale in Larnaca https://tranio.com/cyprus/larnaca/
Haxir is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2020, 10:18 AM   #268
Bus Geek
 
EastCoastCB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Eustis FLORIDA
Posts: 22,271
Year: 1999
Coachwork: Thomas
Chassis: Freighliner FS65
Engine: Cat 3126
Rated Cap: 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by bansil View Post
read and abide by the sites rules, they are posted to help everyone understand and enjoy using this wealth of knowledge known as Skoolie.net


In the realm that is our world or at least a perceived world; there seems to be a lot of hate, disrespect and general meanness that is messing with everyone's mojo

Just because it seems like the media has turned to applying race and hatred to everything, it will not be accepted on this site...period.

Do not talk derogatorily/mean/hurtful about any person, religion or values

On this site we are about BUSES; we are not about

1)what color you are
2)what race you
3)what your sexual or partnerships are
4)what religion you follow

None of that matters; do not come on here and personally attack any member about anything, unless it's bus related (I jest)

Hey Bansil you were stupid and dumb to buy that RE bus = bad and is bashing

Hey Bansil you would of been better off, buying a FE because.... =good criticism

Can you tell the difference?????

If not reread the rules and read this sticky here:

https://www.skoolie.net/forums/f9/pl...nse-10896.html

IF you have nothing nice to say...don't say it, it will make your blood pressure lower and it will not offend fellow builders

Lately there has been alot of bashing of the Jewish faith around the world, people grow up and if you don't like what has been said find another forum to to beotch about it on, we will not accept it here

Same with Muslims; Muslims as a whole are good people, find somewhere else to complain

The whole Black on White or White on black, or brown on red...people leave it elsewhere and stick to Yellow chrome number 5 or whatever it is

The language also, this is a family site so the site has good filters in place for most words, and society has down played certain words, phrases and such to be common place...us old farts are still offended at some of them


Also there has been some concerns about using the search feature, yes it isn't the best feature, so use google to search with

AND PLEASE AT LEAST READ THE FIRST PAGE OR TWO BEFORE ASKING A QUESTION,

if really makes it hard to respond when there are 2 or 3 same topics at the same time










(disclaimer: I am not a hippy, and have no bad feelings toward any I know or will meet, smile people and enjoy life and family)
Very well put, Bansil. Hope to see you back on here sometime.
__________________
.
Roll Your Own Build Thread
EastCoastCB is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2020, 06:09 PM   #269
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Posts: 3
Hi! I'm brand new here. I am looking to buy. I'd like to save just a little more before I actually purchase. What a difference 1k can make!


I'm a typical story, nothing new here. I'm a single woman, 58, living in Naples, Fl. Tired of the rat race. Tired of throwing money away. I want to see this continent in a real way before I'm too old to enjoy it. Like I said, nothing new. I was dreaming this dream in the late 70s - long before it was acceptable. I've wanted to do this my entire adult life. But, you let people tell you better.

Now I just wanna go. Leave the naysayers behind.

I was actually headed out a year ago, June 7, 2019, in a camper. I was on my first day - only 6-7 hours from home. I tractor-trailer hit me and rolled me down the interstate. I'm just now getting my bravery back.

Thanks so much! I look forward to checking out everyone's build.
Tryingcake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2020, 06:07 PM   #270
New Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2020
Posts: 1
Working for the DREAM

Hello all!! So glad I can be a legit part of this forum. Finally fulfilled my 11 year old selfís dream and bought a partially converted 1979 GMC bluebird thatís converted to run on propane last month! So excited to finish the conversion and move in. Then I can start to save money and get myself that piece of land and start building my eco therapy nature pleasure land retreat center!
altaBird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2020, 06:16 PM   #271
Bus Geek
 
EastCoastCB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Eustis FLORIDA
Posts: 22,271
Year: 1999
Coachwork: Thomas
Chassis: Freighliner FS65
Engine: Cat 3126
Rated Cap: 15
Great to see new members. This isn't really an intro thread, its a thread meant to discourage politics and toxicity that used to be a big problem on the forum years ago.

Its sorta turned into something else, though, so a big WELCOME to you!
__________________
.
Roll Your Own Build Thread
EastCoastCB is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:47 AM.


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