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Old 10-04-2015, 09:03 AM   #11
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I picked mine up on Thursday in des Moines. I agree with your pleasant surprises to include for me a very nice propane grill! I put about 800 miles on it but don't gobble my mileage per gallon was that good, maybe 11. Congrats and enjoy!
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Old 10-04-2015, 09:06 AM   #12
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Geez, gobble? Spell checker!

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Old 10-12-2015, 06:52 PM   #13
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I picked mine up on Thursday in des Moines. I agree with your pleasant surprises to include for me a very nice propane grill! I put about 800 miles on it but don't gobble my mileage per gallon was that good, maybe 11. Congrats and enjoy!

Congrats on yours also. Note my gas mileage was while going a steady 65-70 which I learned on the forums was the sweet spot.
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Old 10-12-2015, 10:08 PM   #14
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After about 2700 miles I have recalculated mpg. I'm also getting about 14!

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Old 10-13-2015, 04:21 AM   #15
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Do you happen to know the weight of the Sunseeker you are driving? I guess I can look it up. My Prism on a MBS chassis is 10,580 lb That is with 2/3 tank fuel, full tank of water, empty grey/black, 1 DH, 2 50lb dogs, solar panel and supplies/clothes. i am getting around 18.5mpg (21mpg using the Imperial gallon)
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Old 10-13-2015, 06:55 AM   #16
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I did have water on board but not very much more. The brochure states GVWR (LBS) 14,500 UVW (LBS) 11,596 GCWR (LBS) 22,000. Two adults, two cats! 18, that's great!

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Do you happen to know the weight of the Sunseeker you are driving? I guess I can look it up. My Prism on a MBS chassis is 10,580 lb That is with 2/3 tank fuel, full tank of water, empty grey/black, 1 DH, 2 50lb dogs, solar panel and supplies/clothes. i am getting around 18.5mpg (21mpg using the Imperial gallon)
The Prism has a much smaller frontal area and I would guess that is why the extra mileage over the Solera/Sunseeker.
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Old 10-31-2015, 12:33 PM   #18
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Hi everyone

We have had our unit since the end of July. Taken it out 3 times for now. Went up to San Jose CA couple of weeks ago from central CA. We averaged some very good mileage, about 14mpg. So much better than our 36ft Class A DP that we downsized from back in July.

We just had the Sunseeker in for a minor repair. The BIGFOOT stabilizers were not working properly and also leaking fluid. We just got it back from our dealer. I have not tried them out just yet to confirm that the repair corrected the problem. Hopefully all will be OK.

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The Prism has a much smaller frontal area and I would guess that is why the extra mileage over the Solera/Sunseeker.
Good point. We noticed less wind noise from over the cab vs one we had previously (It had a fairly big duck bill)
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