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Old 11-06-2015, 10:21 AM   #21
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Update: We decided not to move forward with the trade and send the college instead😁. We have decided to spend only about $3k and improve or Georgetown. We take out mh in tomorrow to the dealer for the following upgrades.

- Front and rear sway bars by road master
- steering wheel stabilizer

My wife and I really hope it helps with the overall ride of the coach. She says it rocks way too much in the back when I'm driving.
Good for you.. sounds like a thoughtful decision. Pls. keep us posted on the RESULTS off your upgrades. I'm particularly interested on the effect of the rear sway bar. I did the steering stabilizer and it was a minor but appreciated improvement. Have been thinking about the sway bar after our x-country trip and a few oscillating experiences.
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Old 11-06-2015, 10:42 AM   #22
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Sirozz. For what it's worth, I think that financially you are doing the right thing unless you have money to burn. I traded up on a year and a half old (to me) class c to my Berk. I took a pretty big hit on paper, but the deal got me the numbers that I wanted. With an additional down payment along with trade equity, I had equity in the new coach going out the door. But you never want to be upside down in one of these babies since you are probably losing 10k+ per year in depreciation. Enjoy your Georgetown for a couple of years and if your still interested in moving up, the hit shouldn't be so bad. The Georgetown is a great coach! Please still keep active on the forum and have fun.


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Old 11-08-2015, 07:15 PM   #23
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Watch this and you will probably feel better about the up Grades you are making: Gas RV Stabilizers ? Do they Really Work
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Old 11-20-2015, 09:43 PM   #24
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Update: we picked up the mh today after having our local dealer install front and rear sway bars and steering damper. I took around town and even on the highway. What a huge difference. I didn't even strap the fridge doors and there was no need to. I spent about $2600 on the road master gear And labor and i thinks it was worth every penny. The wife is also a lot happier with the drive and noise. We also got rid of the annoying front squeaks we had noticed last few months.


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