Category Archives: Mods for the Sprinter

New AGM battery and LED interior lights.

The AGM that stores our solar output finally decided to give up. It was 5-1/2 years old, used continually, drawing down at night and then recharging as soon as the sun came up. Hope the new one lasts as long. … Continue reading

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Pinstripes – Go A’s!

Maybe it is playoff fever, a crazy idea or both but yesterday I added A’s colored pinstripes to the bus.┬áThe pinstriper was Herb Martinez, a well-known and awesome pinstriper who lucky for us, just lives a few miles away. After … Continue reading

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Upgrades on the Sprinter

We added a Dometic Air Conditioner and replaced the Fan-Tastic Vent 4000R with a new one last week. After 5 years and 95,000 miles the fan was really on it’s last legs. We didn’t get a/c in the beginning but … Continue reading

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The cockpit.

I added a new app for the recently completed trip – iExit Interstate Exit Guide. It shows what is at each exit on the interstate including rest areas and distance. It can be set for filtered results. From the bottom … Continue reading

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A mod for the TomTom

I added a car┬ásymbol to the TomTom which is a actual picture of our Sprinter. Now we can follow ourselves to the next stop. Not hard to do if you have some type of paint program. You take a picture … Continue reading

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Working on the Sprinter

The bus is like the house. After a certain age, there is a lot to do. The house is 13 years old and the bus is 5 years old. I won’t say how old I am but I am old … Continue reading

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