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Old 09-16-2014, 07:01 PM   #1
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Taking the plunge

my wife and I just bought a ace 30.2 a week age Saturday we're going down to eureka mo. to pick it up. we live in agency, mo. just north of Kansas city. excited and nervous about the whole thing. wish us luck. p.s.

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Old 09-16-2014, 07:34 PM   #2
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Glad you're aboard. Congrats and best of luck with your new rig. Enjoy your adventures and be safe.

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Old 09-16-2014, 09:06 PM   #3
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Welcome to the irv2 gang and congrats on your ACE purchase! If you search these forums, you will find lots of information about first time shakedown cruises, what to ask about during pickup, checklists and more. Folks here have shared lots of great advice.

The link below offers just one set of checklists you might find useful.

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Old 09-16-2014, 09:49 PM   #4
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Glad to have you here with us.

Just relax and take it easy and you will have no problems. Don't rush anything. You'll be driving comfortably in no time.

Good luck and Happy Trails!!!
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Hi folks! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined the bunch here!

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

Good luck, happy trails, and God bless!
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Welcome and Congratulations on your new rig.....your gonna love the whole RV experience!

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Welcome to the Forum. We hope you have many great camping adventures. Best of luck.

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