Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-27-2012, 09:59 PM   #1
Junior Member
dgiturbo's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Woodstock, IL
Posts: 28
Brand newbie from Woodstock, IL

Hi all, new RV'er and first time owner of a Tracer FSB230. (As in just bought it.)
Excited and looking forward to many happy trails.
Been lurking for a few months and the forum friendliness and info was a consideration in making the decision of getting into an RV.
I will obviously have lots of questions, and I promise to read the manual and search the forum before asking, but bear with me as this is all totally new and I have little expertise with towing, and none with RV'ing.

dgiturbo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2012, 10:53 PM   #2
Site Team
Terier's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 9,717
Welcome to the FR Forums! Glad you decided to come on in and join us. Please do post any questions you may have. Most of us were newbies at one time so we understand how you may feel.

As for having "little expertise with towing, and none with RV'ing" ...well that's more than what I started with so you should be OK. The first time I towed anything was the day I brought home my TT.

There can be a learning curve to RVing but the great thing is that you decide what speed you will take the turn at. Be comfortable and remember that we have your back.


Great choice for "Living within my means" and camping for one...

2011 Salem Cruise Lite 20RBXL & 2011 Toyota Tundra Dbl Cab
Camping History: 45 Trips / 133 Nights / 3736 Miles
FRF Social Group: Campers of the West
Terier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2012, 10:54 PM   #3
Senior Member
troyt's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: West Central, MO
Posts: 259
Welcome and don't hesitate to ask anything. I'm sure someone has the answer or they'll just make it up.

2006 Dodge 2500 Crew Cab 5.9L Cummins 4X4 200k mls
2010 Forest River Flagstaff 831QBSS - Equal-i-zer Hitch
2011 HD FatboyLo & 2000 Honda Shadow 1100
Nights Camped 2010 (7), 2011 (15), 2012 (35) 2013 (40) 2014 (22) 2015 (12) 2016 (10) 2017 (?)
troyt is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:50 PM.