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Old 12-05-2015, 10:29 PM   #1
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Calling 3051 owners!

Just put a deposit on a new 2015 (got a great deal, I think) so I'm asking all you owners for tips and things to look out for that you have run across with your rigs. Thanks in advance!
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Old 12-06-2015, 12:46 AM   #2
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Just a warning that you're going to love your new Forester an abnormal amount. And this will lead to wanting to go on extended trips all the time. Plus friends and neighbors will be jealous when they see your RV in the drive getting loaded for yet another new trip.

I know that everyone thinks their RV is the best, but the 3051S is far and away the best floor plan available in this size and price range.
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Old 12-06-2015, 01:36 AM   #3
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Congratulations, finally did it! Isn't that the one with the huge slide-out? CreativePart is right about the friends and neighbors!
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Old 12-06-2015, 07:40 AM   #4
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Yep. Huge wall slide. Cleaning out the trade in trailer today!
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Old 12-06-2015, 10:44 AM   #5
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Hate to burst your bubble Creative but the 3011 is the best floor plan available...just say'in.
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Old 12-06-2015, 11:40 AM   #6
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Hate to burst your bubble Creative but the 3011 is the best floor plan available...just say'in.

No 3011's in inventory and the 3051 is a 2015 leftover so they were willing to deal. Wife's not a fan of U shaped dinettes either but it does have great counter space
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Old 12-06-2015, 11:54 AM   #7
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KJcachers- What options does it have? Are you going to be able to take it out before spring?
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Lots of options. Not sure what you're looking for. I can hook it up in my driveway, except the water, so I will give all the systems a work out. Unit is already winterized so water testing won't happen until March.
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Old 12-06-2015, 12:49 PM   #9
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Options like full body paint, outdoor entertainment center with TV, wood dash, levelers , added vent fans and Artic package.
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Not full body paint, just the lower color. All the other stuff you listed along with the 15k AC with heat pump.
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Everyone knows when you open up that big slide the motorhome will tip over...
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Forgot to check and took it for granted but does anybody know if there is a propane tap somewhere along the curb side for a grill hookup?
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Everyone knows when you open up that big slide the motorhome will tip over...

Probably have to level again after opening! 😉
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The propane hookup and grill was an option on my coach.
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If not here is a connector you can get the screws onto the stock propane tank that lets you add a second tank and/ or hook up a propane BBQ.
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I've got a Camp Chef 2 burner I carry with a 20lb grill bottle so it's not a big deal.
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You should get the tank adaptor because the stock coach propane tank is pretty small.
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Sounds like a plan for those chilly fall outings so I don't have to worry about running out using the furnace. Heat pump should help with that too, to a point.
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Old 12-06-2015, 02:18 PM   #19
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When I was looking for the 3050-3051s there was not a used one listed for sale in the USA that's a lot of places I looked did find one 2014 but it was sold a month before but still listed just saying
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Old 12-06-2015, 02:21 PM   #20
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propane tank extend-a-stay

Now that you brought it up, I am having to refill the tank about every 2 trips. I don't like it dropping past 1/3. I think I asked on another topic, but has anyone added one of those tank adapters and used a separate jug of propane to supplement the main tank? And does the adapter push the regulator beyond the grey plastic dust cover?

Oh, I'm in trouble now, got to go help the DW with the Christmas lights!
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