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Old 01-24-2015, 11:11 PM   #1
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Hi all. I've been a lurker for quite some time & my hubby & I (thanks to MONTHS of research) are finally the new owners of a new-to-us 36' mobile suites & a Ford F-350. We are excited & SO looking forward to what comes next. I want to thank everyone on these forums that take the time to answer the same rookie questions over & over... I've learned SO much just by reading your advice here. Now I have much more reading to do... Taxes, Insurance, RV clubs, roadside assistance, where to begin. Thanks one & all.
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Old 01-24-2015, 11:30 PM   #3
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Welcome aboard. Good pick on the Mobile Suites. They are a nice rig.
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Old 01-25-2015, 08:21 AM   #9
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Where first? The yard for now, trying to build a nice place to park it on our property in Plaquemines Parish while hubby finishes out his last few months in the Army. Gives us time to "practice"!
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Congrats on the new rig! Keep her between the ditches!

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Old 01-25-2015, 04:38 PM   #11
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Old 01-25-2015, 05:56 PM   #13
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When it comes to insurance remember that 50's song "SHOP AROUND" and take the title advice.

Now, one comment.. 36' trailer and a F-350.. It is likely an F-250 could pull that safely but.. Hey, a 350 should make it easy.. Way better than the folks who tow one like it with a 150.. Very good choice on tow vehicle.

Recommendation: Take truck and trailer to a big EMPTY parking lot (Shoppig mall before/after hours?) and drive around a bit.. Way easier to learn where there is nothing to hit but the brakes.
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