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Old 05-31-2020, 03:15 PM   #1
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Wink Hi from Texas

Just got a Thor Vegas 24.1 and am super excited about RVing even though I am a bit intimidated by all there is to learn. Any ideas? I've read the .manual but it's not very clear on some things. Either that or I'm just an RV dummy! Thanks for any ideas!
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Old 05-31-2020, 03:22 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum. There are many here that have the knowledge and are willing to share it. Just ask any questions and someone here will have an answer. Try out every system on board to be sure they are working and you know how to use them. It will be a fun experience and learning curve for you.

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Old 05-31-2020, 03:43 PM   #3
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Congratulations on your purchase: may it bring you countless "Miles & Smiles"!
All of the questions that are bothering you right now are part of the learning process! Ask anything you want: we're all more than happy to help!
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Old 05-31-2020, 04:35 PM   #4
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Ty so much!
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Old 06-01-2020, 01:25 AM   #5
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Welcome to the forum! What year is your coach? Is this your first RV or are you a seasoned veteran?

The Vegas and it's twin the Axis have been well discussed on this forum. The search feature will provide you with hours of entertainment and answer many of your questions.

A forum legend, Ed Felker, amassed an excellent crowd-sourced manual for Vegas/Axis. You can find it on a sticky under Motorhome Tech topics.

Happy trails!
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Old 06-01-2020, 02:36 AM   #6
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Welcome to the forum. You'd be surprised how much information you will glean just from driving to the gas station. There is no replacement for seat time. Get behind the wheel and drive to the local big box store. Put out the slides, fix yourself a snack and use the coach for an hour or so. Do this every chance you get and you'll soon be an expert.
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Old 06-01-2020, 03:12 AM   #7
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Good advice..ty
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Old 06-01-2020, 03:15 AM   #8
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Mr Sunshine, its a 2016 Vegas 24.1 with 14,950 miles...excellent condition...as far as we know anyway. Lol 110% Newbie ��
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Old 06-01-2020, 12:25 PM   #9
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Welcome to the forum. Don't feel bad, most manuals I've seen are kind of generic and can't give answers on specific things.
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Old 07-02-2020, 05:53 PM   #10
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Welcome to the forum! What year is your coach? Is this your first RV or are you a seasoned veteran?

The Vegas and it's twin the Axis have been well discussed on this forum. The search feature will provide you with hours of entertainment and answer many of your questions.

A forum legend, Ed Felker, amassed an excellent crowd-sourced manual for Vegas/Axis. You can find it on a sticky under Motorhome Tech topics.

Happy trails!
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Old 07-02-2020, 10:51 PM   #11
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Just got a Thor Vegas 24.1 and am super excited about RVing even though I am a bit intimidated by all there is to learn. Any ideas? I've read the .manual but it's not very clear on some things. Either that or I'm just an RV dummy! Thanks for any ideas!
You have read the manual You are already ahead of most

Congratulations and you are at the right place for anything that may come up. In the meantime, keep reading a play with one aspect of the coach in your driveway one function/feature at a time. The pieces will all start to come together.
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Old 07-02-2020, 11:51 PM   #12
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Congratulations and welcome.

You've read which manual? The cheesy one that comes with the coach? or this excellent crowd sourced one Ed wrote?

(Really if you haven't, click the link, download The Manual, and read.)
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Old 07-03-2020, 12:05 AM   #13
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Congratulations and welcome.

You've read which manual? The cheesy one that comes with the coach? or this excellent crowd sourced one Ed wrote?

(Really if you haven't, click the link, download The Manual, and read.)
Both lol
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Old 07-03-2020, 12:06 AM   #14
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You have read the manual You are already ahead of most

Congratulations and you are at the right place for anything that may come up. In the meantime, keep reading a play with one aspect of the coach in your driveway one function/feature at a time. The pieces will all start to come together.
Good idea
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