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Old 02-22-2016, 02:19 AM   #1
Brand: Thor Motor Coach
State: Michigan
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I'm excited to be a new owner of a 2016 Thor Axis...a total newbie to the world of RVs and Motorhomes...I hope to find much needed help and information in this forum...any advice any of you can offer will be much appreciated....Thank you.

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Old 02-22-2016, 11:42 AM   #2
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Model: Axis 24.1
State: Michigan
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Welcome, happy trails.

Make sure you get a copy of the crowd sourced Vegas/Axis owner's manual.
Axis/Vegas Specific Manual with Checklists

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Old 02-22-2016, 12:46 PM   #3
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Gypsy -- Welcome to the Land of Vegas'. You'll find lots of folks here that can answer any question you might have. Just send me an email to bevedfelker@live.com and I'll send you the manual and checklists.
Ed & Bev Felker
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Traveling with Lily & Bella ('Teddy Bear' breed)
2015 Vegas 24.1 (E-350)
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Old 02-22-2016, 01:25 PM   #4
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Model: Axis 24.2
State: Idaho
Posts: 471
Congratulations and have fun!

Know your numbers by getting it weighed while completely loaded with gear, people, gas, water and propane.

An alignment is most likely good advice and I recommend getting one while fully loaded. Though, maybe, also consider a specialty shop that will increase caster a degree or two.

A battery filler system, like flow-rite, makes keeping them topped off quarterly an easier task.
Axis 24.2 "was" tug'n a JK
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Old 02-22-2016, 08:15 PM   #5
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Model: Vegas 25.2
State: Florida
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Welcome to the forum and congratulations on your new coach! You have found a big group of folks with a lot of RV knowledge and specifically about your Vegas. It's a good place to bring your questions.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes! -Oscar Wilde
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