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Old 03-31-2018, 06:17 PM   #1
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Well, we did it.

Well, after about 5 months of looking at every model possible, this last week we pulled the trigger and bought

2018 Ford F-150 4WD Lariat w/ 3.5L Ecoboost & 10 Spd Transmission
Truck has Back Up Assist and Max Towing pkg (13,200lbs according to Ford)
A Husky TS WDH
2018 Forest River Wildwood X-Lite 241QBXL

I guess that makes us official. We're not planning on full time but a week or two at a time at most.

Now we're just waiting to pick it up. And planning our 1st 3 trips.

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Old 03-31-2018, 07:08 PM   #2
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Very nice combo! How about pics? You should love it!
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Old 03-31-2018, 07:22 PM   #3
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Congratulations and happy camping!
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Old 03-31-2018, 07:45 PM   #4
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Hello, congrats on the new combo and welcome from northern Arizona! What a great truck and trailer combo, you should have no problems with that setup. Happy camping!
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Old 03-31-2018, 07:47 PM   #5
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Welcome and congrats on your purchase
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Old 04-01-2018, 02:19 PM   #6
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Very nice rig! Hope to see pictures after picking it all up.
Safe and happy trails from N.W. Oregon.
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Old 04-01-2018, 07:07 PM   #7
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Great choices, that 3.5l ecoboost is a beast, the low end torque is simply amazing, enjoy!

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Old 04-02-2018, 07:48 AM   #8
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Very nice rig! Hope to see pictures after picking it all up.
Safe and happy trails from N.W. Oregon.
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Old 04-02-2018, 07:49 AM   #9
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Congrats and welcome from central Ohio.
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Old 04-02-2018, 10:06 AM   #10
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Find and attend an RV Boot Camp. Escapees run a GREAT RVBC, often over a weekend. RVSEF, FMCA, RV~Dreams (and probably other groups) also offer their versions of RVBCs. RVEducation101.com offers educational DVDs that cover most topics covered at RVBC. Mistakes made with RVs are often expensive and, sometimes dangerous. The time and money spent on RVBC will be a wise investment in your RV lifestyle and, help make you a safer, more knowledgeable RVer. Some insurance companies offer discounts to RVBC graduates. Just DO it; you'll thank me later!
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