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Old 01-21-2012, 12:17 PM   #1
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First MH - View Profile

The 24' View Profile is our first MH experience. We have had it for a few months and we are still learning about the different systems. No "buyers regret" and having a lot of fun (3 short trips thus far).

Only bugs: Entertainment Center fuse kept blowing - dealer fixed under warrenty. Took to Mercedes dealer for alignment and "Engine" symbol flashed while running. Mercedes dealer gave us a 300 Mercedes to drive while they fixed the problems under warrenty. Enjoyed the 300 so much almost looking forward to the next repair visit. Leaky bathroom faucet - actually fixed myself. Low on DEF - bought fluid at local auto store and filled tank myself (seems about 1 gal every 400-500 miles. Fuel milage from the little V6 diesel so far is 14.5 to 18.2.

Problem now is rattle from door or awning support or auto-step - still trying to identify source. Rattle starts at 55 mph and stops at 110 mph.
Kidding - only had it up to 100.

Looking forward to next trip in a few weeks to Arizona Charlies on Bouldeer Hyw, Las Vegas.

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Old 01-21-2012, 12:22 PM   #2
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Howdy and welcome, "Speedy"!! Glad you are enjoying that new moho! (Oh, and the rattles will make you crazy; just turn up the radio. )

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Glad to see you have a great sense of humor. You need one when working out the bugs.
Enjoy your trip to AZ Charlies. And again Welcome to iRV2. Everybody has been very nice here. Full of information.
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Old 01-21-2012, 12:57 PM   #4
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Hello all..just signed up as new member. My little family of four just purchased out first MH. Would like to know any opinions about it. It is a 1997 37rw winnebago adventurer with only 11k miles on it which we purchased for 14k. Is this a good buy? Please say yes because i told my wife that it was and a happy wife is a happy life
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Glad you joined the forum. Hope you enjoy your time here. Congrats on the purchase of the new rig, don't worry you'll get all the bugs worked out. Enjoy your future travels, be safe and Happy Motoring!!!
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Welcome to IRV2! I would suggest that you post your questions over in the MH area or possibly the RV Systems area to get more replies. Not too many folks hang out here. Good luck, have fun, and God bless!
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Hello Pahrump Guy, welcome to the forum and congratulations on your new Winnie. If that's all the problems that you ever have out of your coach, you're way ahead of the game. May it continue to give you great service and enjoyment.
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WELCOME!!! Hope that you both enjoy it here. Would love to see photo's of your new rigs, when you get the chance. Here is the link for how you do that:

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