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Old 08-14-2009, 02:52 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Hi from La Junta, CO

Hello to all, We recently bought our "new" 5er. We are still getting her, and our TV, ready to use. I haven't found but one similar to her on the internet, Is it because of her age? Are all the rest scrapped out? Who knows, our "antique" is in very good condition and we will surely get more than our moneys worth out of her. The profile and interior do date her to 1988 but the previous owners only used her slightly. As it would happen we nearly bought her when the last owners did, but we were too slow on the draw so they won out. Now, four years later, with new tires and batteries we bought her for nearly $4K less. I hope to learn a lot during our learning curve period so as to limit mistakes so here we are. If any are interested I posted a picture, from my phone, in our profile.

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Old 08-15-2009, 07:02 AM   #2
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Jerry & Debbie;

Welcome to iRV2. We are glad you joined us. I looked at your picture and I agree that it is a sharp older 5er. Congratulations on your purchase. Post often and share your travel experiences with us. Don't be afraid to ask questions as we gave a great group who like to help when they can.


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