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Old 08-30-2010, 03:52 PM   #1
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Contemplating Cougar 326MKS 5er

just wondering if any one had this model or similar? Pros? Cons? thoughts?
This will be our second cougar, we have a 2005 301BHS TT Now.
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Old 09-06-2010, 09:18 AM   #2
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Just picked mine up a week ago. Still trying to get everything put away. We had a 1998 McKenzie 32RKT 33'.

First of all it tows alot easier than my old rig, 200 hundred miles on all kinds of roads (freeway, mountains, 8% grades and sharp corners). The larger basement is wonderful. DW wanted a big kicthen she is pleased. We stopped at a truck stop on I5. The wife had fed and watered the cat while we ate. We drove about a mile when the wife remembered that she had left a tall water glass full of water on the floor of the kitchen. I pulled over on to the shoulder at the next exit expecting to have our first mishap, but the glass of water never moved or spilled a drop. I was impressed.

The only problem is the lack of storage in the bedroom. I ordered a 5 drawer 13" deep chest to go to the right of the foot of the bed against the wall near the door. Also the bedroom slideout is lower than the McKenzie and I have wacked my head on top of the slide a couple of times. I will get use to that. I knew that when I went to a mid-profile unit.

Overall I'm very happy with the new rig.

2011 Cougar 326MKS
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Old 09-06-2010, 02:29 PM   #3
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Thanks Scott, We just got home from 5 nights at the lake. and We believe we will pull the 5er switch. We read all we could in the pamplet. talked and talked about it.Guess we'll see this coming weekend..wife wants to big kitchen, but I do all the cooking outside. tent and popup days..Thanks again
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