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Steve,

How big of a project is it to add a tv outside?

Also, pos some post some pics of the hurricane exterior!

Congrats by the way.


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I wouldn't do because you have to cut a hole in the outside, and buy a door...what I've done is buy a tv and just plug it in on the outside plug,.. save the box it comes in and store it in a bottom storage... it would be a major job to do after the coach was built...
 

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so here's the hokey bed setup when the slide is in... total waist of space till you do the slide out...but,.. on a positive note... we timed how long it took to do start to ready to sleep....32 seconds total...so minor set back.. but we have a king bed in an under 30' coach.. and a dinette and sofa...
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and in no way am I say'n it's a good idea...I hate the fold up bed... the mattress is thiner on the head side.....how goofy is that...
 

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so here's the hokey bed setup when the slide is in... total waist of space till you do the slide out...but,.. on a positive note... we timed how long it took to do start to ready to sleep....32 seconds total...so minor set back.. but we have a king bed in an under 30' coach.. and a dinette and sofa...
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So did this coach have a queen before? Mine is a queen, and I also hate that part and we miss the king. But my slide dictates the width, I don’t believe I could go wider even if I did want to go this route. I’ll look closet tomorrow.
 

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So did this coach have a queen before? Mine is a queen, and I also hate that part and we miss the king. But my slide dictates the width, I don’t believe I could go wider even if I did want to go this route. I’ll look closet tomorrow.
No, it came with a king,...
 

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This thread is showing me just how cheap and comfortable motel rooms can be.
At first I was all hot and bothered to upgrade. Now, maybe notsomuch.:(:eek:
 

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This thread is showing me just how cheap and comfortable motel rooms can be.
At first I was all hot and bothered to upgrade. Now, maybe notsomuch.:(:eek:
you need to watch more porn....people are animals in motel beds...:D
 

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Finally got around to swapping my old motorcraft shocks out. They were on sale on Amazon for $85 each so I said fuck it. Bought all 4 and good thing I did.

They still have some life on them right? Lmao
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Both fronts were completely shot. Rears weren't as bad but I swapped them out anyways. It's been a week now and they still haven't decompressed lol

Considering getting the sumo springs now...... Are they really worth it?
 

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Finally got around to swapping my old motorcraft shocks out. They were on sale on Amazon for $85 each so I said fuck it. Bought all 4 and good thing I did.

They still have some life on them right? Lmao View attachment 824796

Both fronts were completely shot. Rears weren't as bad but I swapped them out anyways. It's been a week now and they still haven't decompressed lol

Considering getting the sumo springs now...... Are they really worth it?
I did Sumo's on the front and it made a big difference with stability in the wind or passing/being passed by truckers. It also softened the ride quite a bit. Only thing I didn't like was it raised the front about an inch. Everything else was good. Pretty easy to install too just been too lazy to do the back
 

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Winnebago offers a few models that the refer only runs on the generator or inverter or shore power - no propane.

Beware that’s something you simply take for granted.
Have met a few couples that got stung on that.
A conversion would be cost and PITA prohibitive.
 

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Ok, so I got the shocks ordered, I may do the Sumos also in the front.

Steve - what do you think about the Safe-T-Plus? I lost a rear tire last trip out, just makes we worry about a front going out, getting cut down. If it works, I would say it's worth the $500 once you get it dialed in. What are your thoughts?
I did front and back koni shocks and sumo springs front and back and made a huge difference. Super skeptical but was pleasantly surprised when completed. Evidently the stock shocks on the ford F53 cassis only works in one direction.


I got the rv bug a year ago and started looking. Set on a Tiffin Newmar was even looking at a Fleetwood DP. The one I like the best was the Berkshire. Dont really now why but that was the one. Sat down about to do the deal and got cold feet after the 280K price tag. started looking cheaper, haven't had an RV in about 15 years. Last one was a Pace arrow Gasser and loved it. Other then a fridge issue 15K and nothing wrong but fixing some rattles, 8.1 workhorse.

I said fuck it lets spend just shy of half, try the RV thing again and bought a 37.1 Miramar Thor Gasser, I absolutely love the floor plan. I read good and bad things about Thor, 2 full bathrooms, bunk house, drop down bed over the from seats, 22" Alcoa wheels and fairly loaded up. Grinded on my dealer, end of the month, got a great deal and bought it. Dealer became open and admitted to me the lower end motorhomes aren't built to last. He also said if your mechanically inclined thats a plus. Nice sales pitch.

Here's what I dont like. Big residential fridge but doesn't work on propane, just electric. The good about this, I haven't filled my propane tank since it was full from the dealer. Mattresses suck, change all out to high quality, junked the shitty 2 6 volt batteries and installed 4 high grade 6 volts. It actually came with a good battery charger-tender system. Added 2 solar panels, love this and highly recommend. Ripped out the stereo and got it bumping, added new shocks and sumo all the way around, also highly recommend. It Cruzes well now at 70 mph. Fixed some rattles works good, drives good as a gasser can and it will do until its time for a DP. The dealer comments about not built to last, in my head every time I use it.

it's still a gasser a bit loud, I just turn the tunes up. I crawled under it and went through a bag of zip ties. Things aren't built like they use to.

The simplicity scares me for long term durability on the sumos but made a noticeable difference.

I'm a chevy guy Last time I owned a Ford was when I was 16. I will admit the V 10 runs strong with enough power and the 53 cassis looks and feels ok. Towed for the first time thanksgiving and it did well other then gas milage, really didn't know my trailer was back there. It went in for 5 warranty minors, Thor took care of it without a hiccup.
 

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You guys might like this, Steve mentioned the dodge isata5 4x4 a year ago. This is their newest model 28SS.

It was built to be short 30'-10", full time bed, 800 watts solar, 480AH of lithium batteries, dry camping
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Finally got around to swapping my old motorcraft shocks out. They were on sale on Amazon for $85 each so I said fuck it. Bought all 4 and good thing I did.

They still have some life on them right? Lmao View attachment 824796

Both fronts were completely shot. Rears weren't as bad but I swapped them out anyways. It's been a week now and they still haven't decompressed lol

Considering getting the sumo springs now...... Are they really worth it?

what are we trying to achieve here?
 

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Blast from the past. Did search on the Sumo springs and guess who I found.:D


 

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In the early stages of Moho shopping. Still trying to figure out what I want. It will mainly be my son and I traveling to motocross races. I plan on towing a small enclosed trailer. I have had a super C in the past. Never had a class A but checking them out.
 

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I have had 5 RVs in the past 6 years. I really liked my smaller (27ft class C) with the 6 speed Ford. Nice driving and plenty of power. At this point we are staying in hotels.
 

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what are we trying to achieve here?
Im honestly not sure. I feel like im chasing the magic dragon at this point. Swapping rubber and setting the psi based on weight made it ride night and day. Swapping out the blown motorcrafts made an obvious HUGE difference. I actually felt comfortable for the first time ever driving it out to Rasor Rd since owning the thing..... Even with the mild gusts that were blowing yesterday, i felt in control. I know itll never drive like a DP but it would be nice to keep the pucker factor and driver fatigue low
I just did Sumo Springs and the Roadmaster steering stabilizer. Ordered everything through E-Trailer.

Huge difference and a pleasure to drive now.
Im going to pull the trigger. I know it wont be the end all be all solution but we use our moho more than i initially imagined and comfort is on the top of my list.
 
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