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Old 07-09-2012, 08:44 PM   #1
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Just picked up a 2009 jayco 25 foot TT. Any advice on what I actually NEED to buy before we head out on first trip in a few weeks. Don't really trust what the dealership says I need, and fairly certain I can get everything cheaper at W-mart.

Thanks for any advice

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Old 07-09-2012, 09:27 PM   #2
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You may want to consider looking online for 'RVing starter kits', like at Camping World. W-Mart carries minimal basics, but probably not everything you need. Here's a link which may be helpful: RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Beginning RVing: Basic Equipment to Get Started

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Old 07-09-2012, 09:39 PM   #3
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My partner and I also recently bought a camper....Rockwood Mini Lite. We also found that those at the dealership give a lot of lip service and misinformed us about several things. We did a lot of tent camping prior to our purchase and we have just slowly evolved from the tent to the camper.
We did a lot reading on the internet and found really good info (and of course some not so good). We have been on 2 short trips and have learned a great deal, especially from asking other RVers. They are very friendly and usually will give lots of information.
Short trips, like one or two nights help out a great deal.
Good luck and enjoy!
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Old 07-10-2012, 09:04 AM   #4
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Welcome! Sure hope you enjoy your new TT.
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