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Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-11-2021, 08:11 PM
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Posted By Dutch Star Don
I've owned three DP's, a 2005 Monaco Diplomat...

I've owned three DP's, a 2005 Monaco Diplomat with the 400 ISL and two Dutch Stars with the 450 ISL. The Monaco had an exhaust brake and when you turned on the exhaust brake switch it killed the...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 12-10-2021, 07:24 PM
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Posted By Dutch Star Don
Back to the towing issue......I wonder if Allison...

Back to the towing issue......I wonder if Allison were to up it's game and come out with an Allison 3000 8 speed, it might be easier to stay in the rpm range.

Another thing I do.....I try and pick...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-29-2021, 08:03 PM
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Posted By Dutch Star Don
Something isn't right. You should be pulling...

Something isn't right. You should be pulling those hills in the 50's or better. The extra 50HP you have over me is not a big deal, but you have almost 600 pounds more torque.

I do shift mine....I...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-29-2021, 07:13 PM
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Posted By Dutch Star Don
That's surprising.....I really wanted an MA for...

That's surprising.....I really wanted an MA for the 500HP and 1800lbs of torque. It's got to pull better than my DS towing my 6100 pound Raptor. The grades out west slow me down to 45-50 mph on 6%...
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