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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-05-2005, 04:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,199
Posted By palmetto
I have a 2005 4304.I pull a 16' enclosed trailer...

I have a 2005 4304.I pull a 16' enclosed trailer that weighs approximently 5000 pounds when loaded. The coach has plenty of power.
In comparison, I pulled the same trailer with a 2002 Journey (36')...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-05-2005, 04:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,430
Posted By palmetto
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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 05-03-2005, 09:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,716
Posted By palmetto
As a dedicated Winnebago owner exasperated by the...

As a dedicated Winnebago owner exasperated by the lack of quality control of the manufacturer and the incompetence of the dealer, I began looking at other products, including Newmar. The Newmar...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-18-2005, 03:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
I bought the my coach from Independence. Their...

I bought the my coach from Independence. Their operation is not as sophisticated as Lazy Days, but they got the job done. Unlike Lazy Days, the after-sale service has been good. I would recommend...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 04-14-2005, 04:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By palmetto
If you're going to buy another RV...I have had...

If you're going to buy another RV...I have had pretty good success trading with the dealer. If the trade is exceptionally clean, low miles, etc., is a popular unit in the used market, and the dealer...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-05-2005, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,178
Posted By palmetto
Hey Steve, what's your understanding of the...

Hey Steve, what's your understanding of the proper use of the tag axle dump? My dealer said it was only needed when backing up, making a tight turn. He claimed that it was not needed when moving...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 04-04-2005, 01:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,178
Posted By palmetto
I have a 4304 and usually pull a 16' enclosed...

I have a 4304 and usually pull a 16' enclosed trailer, which has about a 20' overall length. I used to pull the same trailer with a 36' coach on a Freightliner XC chassis. My observations:
1. The...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 03-18-2005, 04:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
John and Peter: Well, not everything, but...

John and Peter:
Well, not everything, but almost. I have had the coach for about 4 weeks and have stayed in it a total of 10 days. I have the drawer style dishwasher, which has an electronic lock...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 03-17-2005, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,342
Posted By palmetto
Newmar.

Newmar.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-28-2005, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 899
Posted By palmetto
The camera points down, but because of the...

The camera points down, but because of the contour of the rear of the coach, the trailer ball cannot be viewed, making solo hookups to trailer quite exciting. Does anyone know if the camera can be...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-28-2005, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 899
Posted By palmetto
The camera points down, but because of the...

The camera points down, but because of the contour of the rear of the coach, the trailer ball cannot be viewed, making solo hookups to trailer quite exciting. Does anyone know if the camera can be...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 02-13-2005, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,394
Posted By palmetto
You are correct, it is an FD at Suncoast. I...

You are correct, it is an FD at Suncoast. I considered ordering a KD, but I had a bad experience when I bought a 2002 Journey DL, my previous coach. I bought it from Lazy Days while it was being...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 02-13-2005, 05:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,394
Posted By palmetto
I shopped for a Horizon for many months. I have...

I shopped for a Horizon for many months. I have bought 3 Winnebagos from Lazy Days. I highly recommend that you are completely satisfied with the coach before paying for it. While Lazy Days kills the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-10-2005, 12:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
Can anyone advise what is wired to the inverter...

Can anyone advise what is wired to the inverter in a 4304? It is supposed to be 2000 watts. Which outlets/appliances are wired to it?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-07-2005, 08:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
Thanks Cruzer. I looked at the website. Did you...

Thanks Cruzer. I looked at the website. Did you just plug in your trip tek to an existing connection? In other words, was it easy to install?
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-07-2005, 03:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
Thanks for the info. I have a deal on the 4304....

Thanks for the info. I have a deal on the 4304. Compared with the 4305, the base price was $4600 more but was only $1600 more on MSRP, because of options on the 4305.
By the way, anyone have a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 02-04-2005, 08:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
The research continues... Considering a 4305 3...

The research continues...
Considering a 4305 3 slider vs. a 4304. Basically the same price, because the 4305 has a few more options (e.g., basement freezer). Same color, inside and out.
I like the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-26-2005, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
You guys are killing me. Can't you talk me out of...

You guys are killing me. Can't you talk me out of it?
Ed, I saw a 43'DS in person, and it's a nice coach-just under 300K MSRP. I'm with Cruzer on this one. I would buy a 40'DS for 30K less or a 43'...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-25-2005, 02:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
Thanks for the info. I have seen Cruzer's posts...

Thanks for the info. I have seen Cruzer's posts on other forums and, as usual, his opinions are thoughtful and helpful. Thanks.
I was going to purchase a Horizon, even had a deposit on one, but the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-25-2005, 04:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
I have owned Winnebago products, and am...

I have owned Winnebago products, and am considering a MADP 4034. How effective is the roof air? The winnebago basement air is loud, but works very well in the Florida sun.
Any recommendations for a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-25-2005, 04:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,855
Posted By palmetto
I have owned Winnebago products, and am...

I have owned Winnebago products, and am considering a MADP 4034. How effective is the roof air? The winnebago basement air is loud, but works very well in the Florida sun.
Any recommendations for a...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-02-2005, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 784
Posted By palmetto
Taking delivery on this unit in a few days,...

Taking delivery on this unit in a few days, assuming the dealer is able to get its act together. This unit has all options except the cabinet/lavoratory in the bedroom. Any suggestions for my PDI...
Forum: Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 01-02-2005, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 784
Posted By palmetto
Taking delivery on this unit in a few days,...

Taking delivery on this unit in a few days, assuming the dealer is able to get its act together. This unit has all options except the cabinet/lavoratory in the bedroom. Any suggestions for my PDI...
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