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Old 06-19-2008, 04:26 PM   #1
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When we were coming up Hwy 131 from Indiana to Kalamazoo, MI we experienced some rough and choppy roads (no surprise). Some parts were so bad we slowed to 35-40 MPH. That said, we saw a fairly new SOB toyhauler on the side of the road and 2 guys dragging the fresh water tank back to the trailer! There was several folks pulled over and assisting, so we didn't stop, so don't have all the facts. Appears the rough road took its toll on the fresh water straps on this rig. Not a good way to get started off on a camping trip!
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When we were coming up Hwy 131 from Indiana to Kalamazoo, MI we experienced some rough and choppy roads (no surprise). Some parts were so bad we slowed to 35-40 MPH. That said, we saw a fairly new SOB toyhauler on the side of the road and 2 guys dragging the fresh water tank back to the trailer! There was several folks pulled over and assisting, so we didn't stop, so don't have all the facts. Appears the rough road took its toll on the fresh water straps on this rig. Not a good way to get started off on a camping trip!
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Old 06-20-2008, 08:43 AM   #3
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very deceptive thread title, Tom!

You should have added the SOB to the title, I was all worried something happened to you guys!!
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Old 06-20-2008, 01:15 PM   #4
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<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by D and J:
very deceptive thread title, Tom!

You should have added the SOB to the title, I was all worried something happened to you guys!! </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Doug,

I try to keep my subjects to a 3rd grade reading level....do I need to lower it some more for you??!!! I'm just teasin'..but couldn't resist.

I didn't name the SOB toyhauler cause one of our most honorable dealers on this forum carries that brand and I didn't want to give him any unwanted exposure. Am I being thoughtful for a change??....you just didn't get any of it Doug!! TGIF
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No Tom, I didn't/don't want you to name names.

seriously, we had just finished a rough trip ourselves yeaterday, and when I read the title I was very worried something had happened to you and Donna.

That's all
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<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by D and J:
No Tom, I didn't/don't want you to name names.

seriously, we had just finished a rough trip ourselves yeaterday, and when I read the title I was very worried something had happened to you and Donna.

That's all </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Thanks Doug, we were just having fun with you! I fill my fresh water with wine, since it weighs less than water and doesn't last too long in my tank!
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Perhaps if they had slowed as you did, they would not have had that problem? Kinda like the guy that complained his 5er bucked severely on a certain highway, when it was suggested slowing down would help he got huffy.(another website)
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