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Old 09-19-2011, 05:27 PM   #1
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New to us 99 Discovery

I bought this discovery 36t in chatanooga tn. put new tires on the front and drove it back to Las Vegas. This is my first diesel coach after twenty years of gas coachs the little 275hp isb has plenty of power. nothing from tn. to nv. slowed it down. here are some pictures of it and my toad
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Old 09-19-2011, 06:44 PM   #2
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Nice! May you enjoy many happy (s)miles.

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Old 09-19-2011, 08:07 PM   #3
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Nice looking rig. Enjoy
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Old 09-20-2011, 05:29 AM   #4
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Nice looking MH -- we had a 1999 Discovery and never had an issue with the MH other than the 275hp engine being under-powered pulling a 5K toad in the mountains. Looks like you got a well taken care of unit!
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Old 09-21-2011, 07:14 AM   #5
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Congrats! I'm sure you will get many years of enjoyment out of you new coach!
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Old 09-21-2011, 07:39 PM   #6
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5k toad

Chiefjohn that is a heavy toad i think that would slow it down. My toad (boat) is about 3k plus i have the discovery on a strict diet, nothing i dont need. i'm just a boondocking fisherman it works well for me. going from a gas coach to this it fells like lots of power
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I drive my discovery 70MPH all the time pulling my toad.
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