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Old 03-22-2014, 10:57 PM   #1
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Talking 2015 Lacrosse 318BHS

We brought home our new Lacrosse today!!! Crestview RV in Georgetown Texas was great to work with. We spent the last several hours looking over every nook and cranny. Magnificently built. We have yet to find anything that needs repair or adjustment.

We simply need more practice getting her level. Tips welcome if you have them.

The table is wobbly, but we were prepared for that from some other posts on this forum.

Wont be able to take her out for a voyage for a couple weeks due to our schedules, but we will let ya'll know how it goes when we do.
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Old 03-23-2014, 07:41 AM   #2
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Congrats on the new rig! I am
Very impressed so far with our prime time fiver!
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Old 03-23-2014, 09:13 AM   #3
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Congrats on your 2015 Lacrosse 318BHS. Post some pics when you can.
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Old 03-23-2014, 10:33 AM   #4
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Side to side leveling is the hardest. Make sure you bring several wood planks, blocks or a couple sets of those interlocking leveling blocks and a level (if you don't already have them stuck to the exterior of the TT).

I used to put my TT in the site where I wanted it, get out and check for level then build my levelers (blocks, planks) on the low side then just pull up or back up onto them. Front to rear is easy using the tongue jack. Chock the wheels, lower the stabilizers and you should be good to go!
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:53 PM   #5
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Side to side leveling is the hardest. Make sure you bring several wood planks, blocks or a couple sets of those interlocking leveling blocks and a level (if you don't already have them stuck to the exterior of the TT).

I used to put my TT in the site where I wanted it, get out and check for level then build my levelers (blocks, planks) on the low side then just pull up or back up onto them. Front to rear is easy using the tongue jack. Chock the wheels, lower the stabilizers and you should be good to go!
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Congrats on the Lacrosse!

What I found out with my old tracer single slide out was I would have it level, open the slide out and the unit would lean to that side throwing off the unit being level. So I would make the slide side a little higher to start with. Then when the slide is open Im level.
Were gonna need pics of that 2015 Lacrosse when you can
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Old 03-24-2014, 09:06 PM   #6
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What I found out with my old tracer single slide out was I would have it level, open the slide out and the unit would lean to that side throwing off the unit being level. So I would make the slide side a little higher to start with. Then when the slide is open Im level.

X2. I did that too. Then I figured out to put stabilizers down snug first, then open the slide. It didn't seem to go off level as much.
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:22 PM   #7
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slide side a leveling block high...the two big slides on that side tend to tilt it that way....i set it a block high on slide side, perfect level front to back with jack, then run down rear jacks then front....then put slides out.....just seems to work best for me...

really is a nice unit.....make sure you thread lock your dump handles on...if they are like mine they will spin off and you will lose em quick....

screws in the hinges tend to be a lil short and pull out...i replaced every single one of mine nearly so far....

you can add a third leg to the table to really make it sturdy.....i use two and its fine tho...

good luck, lots of stuff you can soup up on that already great rig!!

enjoy!

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Old 03-30-2014, 10:54 PM   #8
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Got home from a business trip and spent the day getting the rv ready for her maiden voyage. We had our old RV (2003 sun seeker) packed to the gills. Once we moved everything from that one into the new one, we still had 2 empty drawers, 4 empty cupboards and one empty bench seat under the table.

We also splurged and got the sleep number RV mattress. There might have been a moment late this afternoon where we dosed off cuz it was so comfy. But that doesn't count as camping since we were in the driveway, still hooked up to the truck.

Thank you for all the great tips. Will post pics after the maiden voyage.
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We have a 2014 BHS. (Had a 2013 that was a "lemon" that Primetime replaced with the 2014.)

The storage space is incredible. We've added some things inside the cabinets that really make them efficient.

Do you have the post table or the one that is movable? Our first one had the movable table and it was awful. We'd always bang our knees on it. We were planning to replace it with posts, but instead just upgraded the trailer instead. ;-)

I can't help with leveling, because my husband does all that.
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