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Old 10-07-2015, 01:11 PM   #1
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Newbie question about propane refill

We have had our class A about two weeks and we are wondering about where to have our propane tank refilled. The dealer told us that we could get it filled at Flying J but the one we stopped at only had the exchangeable tanks. Is there another place?
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Old 10-07-2015, 01:20 PM   #2
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Propane

Many of the RV parks have propane available.
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Old 10-07-2015, 01:25 PM   #3
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Our home uses propane for heat. When they show up, we have them refill the tank on the coach as well. Can't beat home delivery.
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Old 10-07-2015, 01:26 PM   #4
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Gotta say - I had the same question when we first got our Class A. There are any number of places that can refill your propane. Most places that fill bottles will have a much longer flexible hose that can be attached to your built in tank. A couple of example - Costco, some hardware stores, lots of marinas, Uhaul, Truck Stops with RV lanes.

There are more sellers out there than you would originally believe.
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Old 10-07-2015, 01:30 PM   #5
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Thanks. We are on the road so we will look for a Costco or truck stop! Maybe call ahead to check...thanks so much!
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Old 10-07-2015, 01:38 PM   #6
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Most Camping Worlds have propane, and many RV parks also. I did run into a time where the local company wouldn't fill tanks attached to the RV while in the park, because of fire liability (but they would fill at their bulk yard, go figure). I think the Good Sam cell phone app has a list of services like propane, with the locations mapped out.
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They come to my house fill it while I'm at work they call I pay on the phone
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Many gas stations and welding supply shops.
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I've never seen a Costco that has propane for sale, but I haven't been in all of them in WA or OR either.
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Old 10-07-2015, 02:34 PM   #10
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Also most Southern States, Farm & Home Supply, and a lot of Ace Hardware Stores in rural locations have propane.
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Tractor supply is the cheapest I've found In our area but not all of them will fill motor homes for some reason. Most flying j truck stops have fill stations if all else fails google propane fill stations but I would call them to make sure you can get in and out with a large vehicle especially if your towing a car.


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George: if you're in Indian Rocks Beach, the u-haul storage place in Largo has propane as do most of the u-haul storage lots around Tampa Bay. Also, if you're ever headed up I-75, the Flying J at FL52 exit has propane.
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Download "My Pilot" app. It lists the ones with propane.
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There is an app for it!!
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