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Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-22-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,216
Posted By collecter56
The Lx is a great car. I'm probably going to get...

The Lx is a great car. I'm probably going to get either that or the land cruiser for my next car. Sadly there are only certain years where you can get a baseplate. I'm actually wanting anyone who is...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-21-2017, 05:07 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,216
Posted By collecter56
The lexus is a 2007. Yes, I tow 4 wheels down,...

The lexus is a 2007. Yes, I tow 4 wheels down, and no transmission or any other modifications were necessary. I would have never discovered using it if it were not for the need of 6 passengers...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-21-2017, 01:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,216
Posted By collecter56
I tow my 2012 4 door Rubicon just fine. Tranny in...

I tow my 2012 4 door Rubicon just fine. Tranny in first and transfer in neutral. I have a blue ox in the rv and just link it to my smittybilt bumber. No need for a base plate

Question about the...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-11-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,385
Posted By collecter56
Good Pete, keep us posted. Fj cruiser, I have...

Good Pete, keep us posted.
Fj cruiser, I have no thoughts. It's a cool looking car. Not sure how many it seats, but definitely a possibility. Do your research and see who else is towing the fj...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-11-2017, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,385
Posted By collecter56
HI pete; I learned about the gx470 the same way...

HI pete; I learned about the gx470 the same way your finding out about it. From a forum. I spoke to a guy who was using one, and he made a perfect argument for that particular vehicle. I had been...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-07-2017, 04:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,520
Posted By collecter56
No disconnect needed, nor pump. I went on the...

No disconnect needed, nor pump. I went on the advice of a couple guys on the yahoo forum. Seems a bit of a secret, with the lexus. Because none of the towing guides recognize it as a candidate. Yet,...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-06-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,520
Posted By collecter56
Friend, I am using a 2007 Lexus GX470. Seats 8,...

Friend, I am using a 2007 Lexus GX470. Seats 8, albeit back seat not comfortable for adults. Fantastic vehicle. Purchased with 135000 miles, runs like new. Put transfer case in neutral, turn key...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-03-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,385
Posted By collecter56
Thanks for that tip. I'm thinking those "lists"...

Thanks for that tip. I'm thinking those "lists" are not exhaustive. In 2007 guide, they didn't list the Lexus GX470, as an available unit, when in fact it is an amazing toad. Super reliable, runs...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-03-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,385
Posted By collecter56
Land Cruiser toad

Hello gang. I am looking to replace my wife's all wheel drive mini-van with a Toyota Land cruiser. This is an 8 passenger vehicle that I would like to set up as toad number 2. Both blue ox, and road...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 08-05-2017, 05:00 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,904
Posted By collecter56
I asked the same question about 4 months ago. Got...

I asked the same question about 4 months ago. Got the same response. About 18 thumbs up for the weber Q. Not one complaint. So I bought the Weber Q, and I'm happy I did. There are no hot spots, so...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 07-11-2017, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,019
Posted By collecter56
I suppose this isn't exactly a Toyota jeep...

I suppose this isn't exactly a Toyota jeep thing... but the comments were interesting and I just wanted to weigh in.

I never owned a jeep, but I wish I could. Have 4 children, so need something...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-04-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By collecter56
Martin and Joan; Thanks for the tip on the...

Martin and Joan; Thanks for the tip on the floors. I will start planning on the concrete floor instead of Asphalt.

Computer guy, thanks for the RV Facility list in New Jersey. That is helpful....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-30-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By collecter56
Frank, thanks for the tip on the shelter for the...

Frank, thanks for the tip on the shelter for the RV. One follow up question...Does the floor or should the floor be concrete, or would asphalt be just as good?

Dave.

p.s Morris plains is about...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-30-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By collecter56
2 Stroker, thanks for the tip on the Yahoo forum....

2 Stroker, thanks for the tip on the Yahoo forum. For some reason, i cant seem to find it, would you be able to send a link??

Dave
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 12-27-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By collecter56
Newbie with question

Hi Gang. I joined IRV2 months before I purchased my first RV. The forums were so instrumental in all that I have learned, and the direction of my purchase. I am thankful there is such a great...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-14-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By collecter56
RV storage

Hello Gang;

Probably a much discussed topic in the past. I am new to Irv2 and new to Rv life as well. Recently I purchased a 42' DP and I would like to store it inside. I have the land to store,...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-13-2016, 06:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By collecter56
I have to say... what am amazing resource this...

I have to say... what am amazing resource this forum is. You simply ask a question, and miraculously, you get honest answers from non biased folks. Thanks for the information. This plan is a 100...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-12-2016, 05:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By collecter56
This contract is not a pay up front deal... and...

This contract is not a pay up front deal... and again, I know it could go either way. Maybe I see fitst year outlay, and make a decision. I know I can get burned either way. I can also shop...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-11-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By collecter56
RV Service Protection

Hi Guys;

Any experience with rv service protection contracts.? I am purchasing a 2004 country coach intrigue ovation. The coach has about 95000 on it, and is in very good condition. Still, it...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-06-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 954
Posted By collecter56
Slides

Hello gang. I am new to rv life. This question is about slides. A friend of mine had said once not to get a coach with 4 slides. He said too many slides will compromise the structural integrity of...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-20-2016, 05:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,414
Posted By collecter56
Good advice

Thanks for the tips on the Montana LLC. I definitely don't want to live looking over my shoulder every day. I will research some more. I thought it might be an easy loophole. I guess uncle Sam is...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-18-2016, 05:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,414
Posted By collecter56
Great

Thanks for the balanced replies. As a business owner, I should have realized that it's not so easy. Actually, if I have to pay sales tax, it's only 1 hit. I spoke to a fellow NJ rver who said his...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-17-2016, 04:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,414
Posted By collecter56
Interesting

Funny you mention Montana. I have to learn more about the llc. Thing. Someone said I could register the MH in Montana as long as I knew someone with an address. I actually have family in Montana. Is...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-11-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,414
Posted By collecter56
Thank you

Hey guys. Thanks for the tips. I guess a trip to motor vehicle is in order. I live in New Jeraey, and i am preparing for high costs, but hoping for low ones.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-10-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,414
Posted By collecter56
Registration

Hello rv family.

When you buy an rv, I know you would have to pay sales tax, but what do the license plates cost on a yearly basis? I should be entering rv market in spring of 2017 with a used...
Forum: New Member Check-In 09-13-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By collecter56
overwhelmed

Hello forum friends.
I just joined the community because I want to start my journey of rving.
I did rving as a child. Now Ihave 4 of my own, and want to enjoy the life of rving with them.
I...
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