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Old 12-26-2011, 12:27 PM   #1
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I'm looking at getting a '75 Winnebago Brave D19 with a re-built 318 w/ less than 15k miles on it. 4 barrel carburetor, and headers. It has the dodge chassis. It's been in this family since new, and comes with the original manuals and reciepst for everything ever done to it! Has a newer larger fridge. Newer heater, and air-conditioner. It has a nice Honda Generator (3500 watt I think). It has the awning on the side. Has a c.b. radio and some newer gauges (oil pressure and temp). A toggle switch to control the aux. fuel pump, with a light so you don't leave it on and drain the battery. It needs a little work, but has been cared for. Mainly new fabric on the cushions, and some sprucing and cleaning up. It's been sitting for 4-5 years. They claim it gets between 9-14 mpg. Looking at trading my truck for it. We'll see. Meeting with him tomorow! Wish me luck!

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Hello and Welcome to IRV2! Good luck and let us know how you make out. The folks on here are very knowledgable so you will get answers to any questions you may have. Happy Travels.

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Old 12-26-2011, 04:56 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum g-man. Hope the Winnie turns out to be everything you want it to be.
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Good luck! Sounds like a great opportunity to get into RVing. Be sure to check out the "Vintage RV" board for lots of good advice.
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Glad you joined the forum and hope you enjoy your time here. Good luck with the new to you purchase and hope you spend many funfilled miles in it. Be safe and Happy Motoring!!!
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Old 12-27-2011, 12:06 PM   #8
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Thanks for all the friendly welcomes! I've been reading through the vintage r.v. forum, and am glad it's here. The forum on classicwinnebagos seems to not be very active. And being my first mh, I'll be asking some questions (after searching first lol).

The trade got postponed till thursday, but I'm really hoping I can get it. Looking forward to doing some work on it! Even a well maintained '75 motor home is bound to need some things done to her. That much I'm certain of.

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Thanks again for the welcomes!

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