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Old 09-06-2010, 08:03 AM   #1
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Hi to all : Just bought '87 winnebago 31'chieftain,clean and love it. Want to take to Arizona for part of winter and store there . Anything special i should know. Would like to be in 30-40mi of Pheonix airport . Also gas gauge not working ,is there an entry from the top under the carpet, under the bed or do I have to drop the tank ? Thanks in advance Jerguy

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Old 09-07-2010, 02:28 AM   #2
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We stayed in Apache Junction a year about 5 years ago and could get to Phoenix airport in 30 minutes with no problem. One thing we found out is that there are RV parks and there was RV dealers back then everywhere in the eastern area of Phoenix metro.
You will have to drop the fuel tank unless you make your own hole through floor.

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Old 09-08-2010, 10:59 PM   #3
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Tks: It points me in the direction . Appreciate your time and effort .
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Old 09-10-2010, 08:54 PM   #4
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One (of many) things to do - add sta-bil in copious quantities for the long storage term. If the storage will be thru the summer, find out how the locals deal with the excessive heat and super dry conditions - rubber can dry out and become embrittiled if not treated.
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