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Old 02-26-2014, 11:57 PM   #51
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OEM installed solar power on board as an option/upgrade.
Even if it only comes with a 30 day warranty - Getting mine installed on my 5th aftermarket was kind of a nightmare of Trust but Verify ... Luckily for me the guy knew what he was doing but it was stressssssful for me! I would have absolutely opted for OEM provided had the option been offered.
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Old 02-27-2014, 08:21 AM   #52
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Option to replace rubber roof with similar MH style fiberglass roof

Great move on adding Maxxis tires to option list for 2015!
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Old 02-27-2014, 08:37 AM   #53
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Might consider having factory integrated levels. I've never been on a factory tour, but I'm assuming the mfg floor is level. Final assembly would be the perfect place to nicely integrate side to side and front to rear levels. For the novice RVer it would be a big help. It would even be of benefit to us experienced guys and save us the effort of having to figure out how to level our units to install the bubble levels that most of us install.
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Old 02-27-2014, 09:39 AM   #54
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You've all made it easy for me.

MAXXIS tires will be an available 2015 Wildcat upgrade.

More to come on this...
Awesome! The Maxxis are what I opted for when I replaced my camper tires. For me, it came down to them or Goodyear Marathons.
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Old 02-27-2014, 09:53 AM   #55
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One thing I have not seen listed is quad steps, if not already installed. We changed from three steps to four, and it really helped my wife's back and knees.

Would also love to see a coat closet, more towel racks in the bathroom and 115V outlets on both sides of the bed.

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Old 02-27-2014, 09:03 PM   #56
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One thing I have not seen listed is quad steps, if not already installed. We changed from three steps to four, and it really helped my wife's back and knees.
Understood. We've heard this before. All Wildcats for 2015 will come with quad step entryways... just confirmed it today.

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Would also love to see a coat closet, more towel racks in the bathroom and 115V outlets on both sides of the bed.

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While the coat/broom closet idea is somewhat floor plan dependent (our 295RSX, 327CK, and 333MK all have it!), every single Wildcat floor plan today features 110V outlets on either side of the master bedroom bed!
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Old 03-01-2014, 11:05 AM   #57
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We have a 2003 27RL Wildcat, we love the "his and her dual closets" each with four draws underneath at the top of the stairs. I don't see that in the newer wildcats and would like to. The 2003's have storage that is second to none and that's what 's important to the DW! Some of the newer units have a closet slide in the bedroom but that increases the weight and when your towing with a 1/2 ton truck weight is very important, especially pin weight.
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Old 03-01-2014, 11:20 AM   #58
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Is anyone here a fan of Maxxis tires?
1) Maxxis 2) Marathon 3) 4 point electric leveler system 4) 6 point hyd. leveler system. 5) Progressive convertors with the wizard 6) shut off valves inside for low point drains. 7) shut off a valve for outdoor shower inside. 8) heat pumps with FAU back up/ no straight A/C units. 8) digital stats 9) house grade faucets and fixtures 10) stainless steel sinks.11) motion sensor lights outside 12) all led inside 13) hard wire surge protectors.14) jack antennas...I could do this all day..... (#6 & 7 for winterizing)
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Old 03-01-2014, 12:13 PM   #59
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I own a Rockwood, these are options I would like:
(use Made in USA products when possible)

-5th Airborne Sidewinder
-Goodyear or Carlisle Tires (I installed Goodyear on day of purchase)
-Progressive Surge Protector (I have an external unit)
-Awning Covers
-Winfield 5th Wheel Landing Gear Cross Brace Stabilizer
-Maxxair Vent Covers (I installed 3)
-Fan inside fridge (I have a battery operated portable unit)
-Ventilation Fan on back of fridge (factory installed 1, I installed 2 more)
-Shock Absorbers
-Blue Ray player
-Winegard RV Antenna with Wingman (I installed the Wingman)
-Rhino or Linex or RV FlexArmor on the roof (I would really like this!)

My unit came with many options I like, I will not list them all, but these are the items that really stand out:

-Power Rear Stabilizer Jacks
-Built in Winterize set up
-Ceiling Fan
-Power Awnings
-Battery Disconnect
-2 Easy access compartments to: water heater, pump, water lines, filter
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I did notice Goodyear Marathons were an up grade on a 2014 something that our dealer had on the lot. Forgot to check the option price. I like to just check out the newer models made me so glad we have ours Maybe manufacturers are starting to listen to the buyers at least some want the option of better tires.


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