Go Back   iRV2 Forums > iRV2.com COMMUNITY FORUMS > New Member Check-In
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 01-08-2011, 06:09 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 2
New person

My name is John Holp and my wife is Marlys (Marly).

We have just purchased a new Allegro RED 36 footer.

Our first MH ever.

Your thoughts and ideas relative to things you wished someone had told you about when first starting out would be greatly appreciated.

John D. Holp
2000 Huntingfields, Dr
Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

410-535-6019

jholp@chesapeake.net
__________________

__________________
jholp is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 01-08-2011, 08:17 AM   #2
Community Moderator
 
Petro's Avatar


 
Winnebago Owners Club
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Weyauwega, WI US
Posts: 5,788
John & Maryls;


Congratulations on the purchase of your new Allegro Red. One issue that I learned much to late was the subject of tire air pressures. My advice is after your coach is loaded ready for travel weigh the front & rear axles. Then set your cold air pressure to meet minimum recommendations by manufacture. I found tire pressures increase 8#s or more depending on temperature rise especially if traveling from a cold climate to a warm climate. I blew several tires until I learned that lesson

Post often and don't be afraid to ask questions.

Don
__________________

__________________
Don & Bev Morgan Weyauwega WI, 05 Itasca Horizon 40KD, 400 HP Cummins, Delorme GPS LT 40, Toad 07 Saturn Vue AWD, Air Force One, TST 510 TPMS, Mayor of Weyauwega 2007 - 2013, Waupaca Co Board Supervisor 2010 - 2014
Petro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 08:54 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
pdq_bc's Avatar
 
Tiffin Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: where ever we're parked
Posts: 427
hi John & Marlys
and WELCOME to the forum

we are peter & larry
from vancouver, bc

best advice; get out there and use it and enjoy it
we've learing lots by the good old 'trial & error' approach
then post the questions that arise here!!

regards, pdq
__________________
peter & larry... tiffin 2015 allegro 36LA ~ chevy 2009 HHR tow
we're here... http://map.datastormusers.com/user1.cfm?user=12260
our blog... http://wllrtr.tumblr.com
pdq_bc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 09:10 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
John H...'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Johnstown, PA USA
Posts: 3,325
Welcome to the forum. Enjoy your new MH. You will figure things out as you go. Make a list of essentials. You should always be close to a Wal Mart if the need arises. Good luck and enjoy.
__________________
John, Deb; & our dog, Benji, Forever in our hearts.
2014 Coachmen Leprechaun 319DS V-10
2011 Jeep Liberty Jet & 2014 Jeep Wrangler
John H... is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 04:20 PM   #5
Member
 
TomTheOilMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Meriden Ct.
Posts: 66
Welcome aboard, we found the hardest part was going back to our home after traveling..........Tom & Denise Conn. Daughter-in-law is from Thurmont Maryland
__________________
TomTheOilMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 04:43 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
BarbRN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Liberty, SC
Posts: 300
Welcome, we're new this week too and learning everyday. It's a little fun experimenting and learning. Happy trails to you!
__________________
Barb and Gordon Collins
Liberty, SC
2010 Phoenix Cruiser
BarbRN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2011, 04:50 PM   #7
Registered User
 
Mid Atlantic Campers
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Moyock, NC
Posts: 34
CONGRATS on your new purchase, upload some pics when you get a chance.
__________________

__________________
mk34_techrep is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Oldest person still hauling a Fiver spat 5th Wheel Discussion 15 12-10-2010 08:13 AM
Cape Hatteras KOA...Time to meet the person behind the TEXT Coach-Tom Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 9 05-26-2010 10:14 PM
Who was the last person to post on this thread 75racer Just Conversation 123 11-17-2009 07:55 AM
fulltimer or homeless person? zetron Full-Timers 10 01-12-2007 06:43 AM
Maintenance Person Needed Bonita Lakes RV Resort Workkamping & Volunteering 4 03-26-2006 03:04 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.