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Old 05-01-2016, 03:06 PM   #1
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We are new to the RV world and can't wait to get started. Purchased our first MH a 2008 Newmar Kountry Star 3910 and are just waiting for the bride to retire in August so we can hit the road.

After a couple of short weekend excursions we have learned a very good lesson...searching this forum can help the learning curve and it saves both time and $$$...

Thank you in advance for all your help...

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Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined the gang!

Congrats on the new rig! Keep her between the ditches!

Good luck, happy trails, and God bless!
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Old 05-01-2016, 06:09 PM   #3
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Hi Hands,

Welcome to the Forum! Sounds like you got a sweet rig to travel in and it should definitely increase your fun factor. Please go to new rig show off and post a pic if you haven't already.

Just in case, did you get a water pressure gauge? CGs tend to have high water pressures and you wouldn't want to damage your plumbing. Also a water filter for in your white line would help keep the stuff out in their long water lines. Just a suggestion, but we found out the hard way we needed them.

Good luck and go have some fun. Many retiring here and running this route.

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Welcome Hands!

Congratulations on the new rig and the bride's up coming retirement

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Old 05-01-2016, 07:49 PM   #5
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Welcome. Good luck, we have all made many mistakes and learned along the way.
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Glad to have you here with us.

Welcome to the Newmar family. Good luck with your Kountry Star.

Happy Trails!!
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Old 05-02-2016, 03:06 AM   #7
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Lynne,
Thanks for the advice. I purchased two water pressure reducers one is installed permanently in the coach and the other goes ahead of the white hose for protection of the hose. I also have the same setup with water filters...
The RV Geeks YouTube site has also been a great source for newbies...
Thanks again, Hands
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Enjoy your new coach and your upcoming adventures. Safe travels.
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Welcome to our world! We have been fulltime for 10 years and it's a great life. We hope to stay on the road as long as we can. Enjoy yourself and don't try to see the whole US in the first year. Follow the 2-2-2 rule, travel 200 miles, stop by 2 pm, and stay for 2 days. We enjoy traveling the lesser highways, they are slower but you see more of this great country. We have found some really cute city and county parks.
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