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Old 01-08-2018, 10:05 PM   #1
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Buying the wildwood 263BHXL saturday first one. worried to death about buying it hope to hear some comfort out there!!!!
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Old 01-08-2018, 11:26 PM   #2
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Welcome to the wonderful world of RV ownership. Everyone has their own reason for owning one. Be prepared to encounter problems you wouldn't ordinary experience from something new. It really helps if you are knowledgeable enough to be able to fix problems yourself. If not, hopefully if your purchasing from dealer that will take good care of you. We have owned several and have thoroughly enjoyed every one. I do a lot of nickel dime things myself. You will likely find issues with each trip but the experiences and memories made will, by far, be outweighed.
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Congratulations from Arkansas.
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Old 01-08-2018, 11:44 PM   #4
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Strongly suggest you go to the top of this page, click on the Library tab, then click on the PDI Checklist under the Most Popular Files list in the 2nd box on the left.

This list is for hybrids, but covers most everything you need to worry about. Make sure the dealer goes over everything on the list that applies to you. Some people video the PDI with their phones.
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Old 01-09-2018, 09:44 AM   #5
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Welcome from Wisconsin. Lots of friendly, knowledgeable and helpful people here to help you if you need it. Great advice from rockfordroo above. Enjoy your 2018 Cherokee 264DBH.
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Old 01-09-2018, 10:32 AM   #6
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Welcome and good luck. I hope you gets a lot of enjoyment with your new home-away-from-home. We're all here to help with anything you encounter. There are no dumb questions. No matter what happens there is someone on here, who has encountered something similar and is willing to help.
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Old 01-09-2018, 11:54 AM   #7
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Thanks every one, i’am looking forward to meeting new friends !!!!!!
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Old 01-09-2018, 12:56 PM   #8
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Greetings from down the road in Alexandria, KY.

I surely hope that you have done enough research to know that your Tow Vehicle can handle that trailer.

Good luck with the new trailer
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Old 01-23-2018, 01:03 PM   #9
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Congrats! The RV Lifestyle is a great one!
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Old 01-26-2018, 12:01 AM   #10
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We have to 263bhxl also.
Except for the bathroom being a bit tight we love it ! Looking forward to spring out here in Oregon so we can hit the road again.
Good luck with your travels.
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