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Old 03-14-2016, 11:30 AM   #11
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Here is one version of the PDI Checklist ( attached). Do not let you excitement cloud your better judgement. If you find something that you are not comfortable fixing yourself do not sign anything until it is fixed. This is a very busy time of year for dealers. Do not accept take it and bring is back and we will repair it under warranty. It could sit at the dealer for a time while the serve paying customers.
That's an early version of a list I developed over ten years ago! I should post the latest one....

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Old 03-14-2016, 07:34 PM   #12
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Yes Chateau, please do (post updated one).
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Old 03-14-2016, 08:38 PM   #13
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Have Fun! I was like a kid at Christmas when we picked up ours. As others have mentioned take a list and write notes or take video. You wont be able to remember everything. Make sure they thoroughly show you and test all TV's and entertainment system as well. Our dealer used the excuse that because we were in the shop bay that the TV's had no reception. That was not the reason we discovered later. My dealer was the worst ever, but that will be for another very long post.
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Old 03-14-2016, 09:02 PM   #14
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Print out a couple copies of the list, each one of you fill one out and then cross check.

Take a camera and record the PDI.

Ask questions about ANYTHING you did not catch the first time even if you need them to show you how again.

How does the couch fold out?
Where are the bypass valve? (make them show you)
Microwave?
Pop a bag of pop corn or boil a cup of water.
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In addition to what Ford Idaho said check every outlet, have them retract/extend slides. Check every plumbing connection both inside and out for leaks. Check city water input and water pumped from holding tank with water pump. Make sure every burner and oven works. Check every light bulb. See if dealer vacuumed any construction sawdust from cabinets. Check each furnace register for any blockage in the vent pipes. The PDI checklist is very important. You might consider e-mailing your dealer a copy so they know what you're going to be checking. Hope all goes well for you.

x2 and check everything.

When I had my PDI I was shown in detail what to do and I dotted down notes. Then the employee refreshed my memory on what I had learned below going through the unit with me explaining what needed to be done. It was a long day for me but everything was checked and all worked correctly.

Have questions or not sure about something? Keep asking until you fully understand. After taking delivery consider doing a bit of driveway camping. It's a great way to refresh your memory after a long day at the dealership.
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Old 03-14-2016, 09:03 PM   #15
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One thing that we missed is the window's, we got our large one at the back that is just a bear to open/close, sure would've been nice to have them fix it. They had the TV up in front of it during our inspection.
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Old 03-15-2016, 10:57 AM   #16
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Yes Chateau, please do (post updated one).
I uploaded the 2.6 version last night and it's been accepted. You will find it in the "Miscellaneous" folder.

It's not perfect, but I look forward to any comments folks might have.

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Old 03-15-2016, 07:10 PM   #17
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I uploaded the 2.6 version last night and it's been accepted. You will find it in the "Miscellaneous" folder.

It's not perfect, but I look forward to any comments folks might have.

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Sorry, I'm a newbie and have no idea where the misc folder is located...
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Old 03-15-2016, 07:23 PM   #18
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No Worries....it's in the 'Library", one of the tabs in the top green line of the site.


The misc folder is listed there.


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Old 03-15-2016, 07:41 PM   #19
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Check your vin on fords website. There is a recall on transmission cable if it is 2016. We have the recall done before we picked it up.

Also check out all three camera I had a bad pigtail behind dash. Only two camera worked.

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Old 03-15-2016, 07:59 PM   #20
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Check your vin on fords website. There is a recall on transmission cable if it is 2016. We have the recall done before we picked it up.

Also check out all three camera I had a bad pigtail behind dash. Only two camera worked.

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Thanks Snoodle, I checked the VIN on the website with no results. When did you pick yours up, late 2015 or early 2016?
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