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Old 04-29-2016, 12:58 PM   #53929
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Started this last day of w**k a little different today. I drove the MH to work saving me two hrs of time after w**k today. Jackie and our DGD will drive the Jeep to my w**k place and we will start a fabulous week of fun.

Beep beep... make room on the rainbow. T minus 3 hours and we head South, look out Florida here we come.
Have a great time Kids! All youse kids!

Hi Jackie. HI Sheba.
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Old 04-29-2016, 01:25 PM   #53930
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Attached is a picture of the reasons DW and I do not gift each other Christmas, birthday, anniversary gifts. It eases our conscience when we splurge on an upgrade that both of us can enjoy.
Steve, Kate and I do the same thing! But with the purchase of the Tiffin, we've got Christmases, birthdays and anniversaries covered til we're 90!
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Old 04-29-2016, 01:41 PM   #53931
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Mutants, please turn up the mohmmmms meter for poor Murphy. We are "this close" to picking up our Tiffin (this Wednesday), and Murphy decided to throw one more problem at us. (Is she mad at us for wanting to get rid of her?)

We are dry camped in Prescott Nat'l Forest. After parking, I decided I needed to move the coach forward in the campsite a bit. Cranked her up, raised the jacks (slide was in), pushed brake in and put her in drive. She would not go forward and the brake popped back out. This happened on each attempt to put it in gear and go forward. Nada. Zilch. Of course, I suspected something with the brake. So I pushed hard on the brake pedal and it went all the way to the floor. Sigh. Could it be a broken cable or something? I know nothing about brakes on a motorcoach.

We decided to fuhgetaboutit til Tuesday morning, when we have to be out of the campground at noon. I'll call Good Sam's roadside assist that morning and get a tow to a shop. We are holding our breath that it won't be another $4,600 repair. Trying to stay calm and just enjoy each day we have in this beautiful site. Well find out on Tuesday what the deal is. And we pick up our new ride on Wednesday, so we have something to look forward to!
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Steve, Kate and I do the same thing! But with the purchase of the Tiffin, we've got Christmases, birthdays and anniversaries covered til we're 90!

And that is ok..... Its the way we do it.... I no longer need presents, just presence....



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Mel, brakes should not go all the way down when pressed. You have a fluid problem in either the lines, the master cylinder or the calipers.

Click you heels, spins in a circle three times with your eyes closed and yell "DWAYNE!!!"
Oh what the heck couldn't hurt could it?
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Old 04-29-2016, 02:23 PM   #53934
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Happy Anniversary from Denise and I and neither of us thought you old enough for that grand a number.

May I suggest a little north by northwest and a connecting ferry ride?
Awe thanks! Yup we are getting closer to retirement too. lol 38 years of marriage and honestly it doesn't seem that long at all.
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Thanks Steve and Annie!!
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Happy Anniversary, youse guys! Have a de-loverly time in SA!
Thanks so much!!
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I use the same type facility here, Fl/Western Star but they have a specific RV mechanic that works on RV. Nice for me. I wish it were an Oasis shop but they still give me the FCCOC discount.



Okay, let us know whey you are gong to SA. A very Happy Anniversary to both of you, and many more to come.

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Barb, you do have an EGR valve but it is nothing compared to a diesel engine. Even "Smarty" has one.

Thanks Wayne we will let you two know when we know
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Mel, brakes should not go all the way down when pressed. You have a fluid problem in either the lines, the master cylinder or the calipers.

Click you heels, spins in a circle three times with your eyes closed and yell "DWAYNE!!!"
Oh what the heck couldn't hurt could it?
I think she needs to let the engine run and the air to come up.
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Mel, brakes should not go all the way down when pressed. You have a fluid problem in either the lines, the master cylinder or the calipers.

Click you heels, spins in a circle three times with your eyes closed and yell "DWAYNE!!!"
Oh what the heck couldn't hurt could it?
I think he is all the way across the country... and he don't fly .... yet....
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Old 04-29-2016, 03:38 PM   #53940
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Started this last day of w**k a little different today. I drove the MH to work saving me two hrs of time after w**k today. Jackie and our DGD will drive the Jeep to my w**k place and we will start a fabulous week of fun.

Beep beep... make room on the rainbow. T minus 3 hours and we head South, look out Florida here we come.
Need pic of you or Jackie in some off those Mickey ears or it didn't happen!

Have fun, play it safe and I'll call you in about a week! We depart for the State Park next Wednesday!
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Hmmm.
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Nice try, Steve! But it will never happen. You can't hide the greatness of any RVM.
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Awe thanks! Yup we are getting closer to retirement too. lol 38 years of marriage and honestly it doesn't seem that long at all.
As long as it doesn't seem like it's been 58 years I'd say you are doing something right. Congrats!
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