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Old 10-04-2014, 10:10 AM   #15
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Two items...TPMS and Engine tuner.
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Old 10-04-2014, 10:59 AM   #16
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I already had the new TVs and satellite, so the best $500 I spent was on two instruments that are valuable to me: a TPMS, and a ScanGage.

Nice to know that what's important is operating as it should. Peace of mind!
X10 I rely on my Scan Gauge and TPMS system ($139 and $299 respectively), every time I turn the key. It puts me over $500 but for an additional $269 the Rand McNally LM 7720 GPS gets just as much use. Could not be happier with all three. Knowledge is a good thing.
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Old 10-04-2014, 11:14 AM   #17
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Aside from replacing the differential ($4500), the Samsung refrigerator. I also took out an un-needed sofa and put in a set of cabinets with a 46-inch TV on a power lift behind it. Those with recliners, gives us a nice living room.

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Old 10-05-2014, 06:26 AM   #18
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A good mattress.
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Replacing the old "headbanger" TV over the dash with a 40" flat-screen behind the couch on a remote controlled motorized lift!
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The best item purchased for our RV that cost over $500 is the residential refrigerator.
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Old 10-05-2014, 01:25 PM   #22
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Maxxis Load Range E tires to replace the dubious TowMax Load Range D tires.
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Old 10-05-2014, 03:03 PM   #23
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Gotta be the TPMS....now at least I have a bit of an idea whats goin on back there....
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probably the best thing way over $500 I invested in was what my rig didn't have.... a backup camera.
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Red face Oops, forgot one....

Forgot to mention in my earlier post the Progressive Industries EMS. It has caught a number of serious problems(reverse polarity, open ground/neutral etc.), before they could do any damage. Might just be the best $300 I've spent yet. I cannot imagine having an RV without at least a surge guard but preferably an EMS.

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A new set of tires all the way around. Way over the $500.00 mark believe me but well worth it.
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Got rid of the sleep number and bought a high end memory foam mattress. A good nights sleep is priceless.
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