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Old 02-28-2010, 04:27 PM   #1
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Hello from tip of Tx

Hi everyone.
We are from Ohio and now live in South Texas. We have a Winnebago Adventurer. We plan on spending a lot of time in it in the next few years.
I was hoping on finding a lot of useful info on this forum. (lookin' good so far). We will be traveling (hopefully) to Ohio a lot more as the grandchildren are growing up fast. I am missing too much of them.
Hello again to all and I promise I will try to keep the questions simple.

1st question: How do I overhaul the motor without my husband knowing?/?

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Old 02-28-2010, 04:43 PM   #2
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Welcome to iRV2. In order to do something without your husband noticing...you need to keep him distracted....
Bass Pro Shop
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or what ever turns his attention else where.


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Old 02-28-2010, 05:50 PM   #3
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WELCOME! I am very new to the RV world (3 yrs in July) and the people here have been nothing but wonderful responding to my questions. They make it very clear that there is no stupid questions and you should never hesitate to say 'I don't get it'. Trust me, I've said that myself!

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Old 03-01-2010, 12:00 PM   #6
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So, are you complaining that your husband pays to much attention to what you do?

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Originally Posted by Wayne M View Post
So, are you complaining that your husband pays to much attention to what you do?

If you won't start something there won't be something.

Now to give the lady a real answer to her deep request...you can pull the engine and start the overhaul while he is busy doing the laundry and ironing. Just make sure you get'er done before he runs out of laundry detergent or worse....starch.
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Answer to question #1

It is certainly an intriguing question ! I would think that nothing short of shooting him would do the trick. Perhaps a well aimed flesh wound that would keep him hospitalized for the amount of time that it would take to R&R the engine and get it rebuilt.
Are you planning on removing the engine yourself ??

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