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Old 02-20-2019, 11:53 PM   #1
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Hi, all! Mickey Richaud here, in Townsend, Tenn. The wife and I have just purchased a '17 A.C.E. 29.3, trading in a Rockwood Mini Lite 2509S. Should be picking it up tomorrow, after the dealership addresses a couple of minor issues. Looking forward to learning more about what we've gotten ourselves into and gleaning info and camaraderie from kindred spirits.


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Old 02-20-2019, 11:56 PM   #2
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Old 02-20-2019, 11:59 PM   #3
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Hi, all! Mickey Richaud here, in Townsend, Tenn. The wife and I have just purchased a '17 A.C.E. 29.3, trading in a Rockwood Mini Lite 2509S. Should be picking it up tomorrow, after the dealership addresses a couple of minor issues. Looking forward to learning more about what we've gotten ourselves into and gleaning info and camaraderie from kindred spirits.


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I have the same RV, took awhile to get use to it, if you don't have after market from an rear sway and stableizers, you may want to add them, the ones Thor use don't do the job, your ride will improve 1000%. Other than that enjoy
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:17 AM   #4
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Thanks!


Chad - Where are the stabilizers available?
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:51 AM   #5
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I had them installer where I bought my RV, did the rear first after a couple trips decided to to the front cost me around $1500.00 for the rear and around 6 to 800.00 for the front
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:59 AM   #6
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Thanks - will check them out after we put a few miles on it.
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Old 02-21-2019, 01:05 AM   #7
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Old 02-21-2019, 03:26 AM   #8
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Welcome nabor !
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Old 02-21-2019, 10:29 AM   #9
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Tellico Plains here!

Interesting! I believe the former owner of this one lives there as well. Sending you a PM.
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:21 PM   #10
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Welcome, I have the same unit and really like it. Have had very few problems that have come up but all were easy fix. Good luck
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:31 PM   #11
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Welcome, I have the same unit and really like it. Have had very few problems that have come up but all were easy fix. Good luck

Thanks - very reassuring!
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Old 02-21-2019, 12:59 PM   #12
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Old 02-21-2019, 08:36 PM   #13
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Welcome aboard! I'm pretty new too, less than two months old, & everyone here has been a great source of help, support & even entertainment. I have an A.C.E. 30.2 . Hope you enjoy the journey
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Old 02-22-2019, 02:12 AM   #14
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Old 02-22-2019, 12:38 PM   #15
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Old 02-22-2019, 01:19 PM   #16
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Welcome, lived near Clinton for a number of years
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Old 02-22-2019, 01:27 PM   #17
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Congrats and have fun.
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Old 02-25-2019, 09:40 PM   #18
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Welcome!! We had a 2509 years ago and loved that little things. We graduated up to a BIG TT now back to a medium class C. We've loved every mile.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:07 AM   #19
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Hi, all! Mickey Richaud here, in Townsend, Tenn. The wife and I have just purchased a '17 A.C.E. 29.3, trading in a Rockwood Mini Lite 2509S. Should be picking it up tomorrow, after the dealership addresses a couple of minor issues. Looking forward to learning more about what we've gotten ourselves into and gleaning info and camaraderie from kindred spirits.


Cheers!
That is our model too! We have had some issues (who doesn't?!?!?) but are enjoying it. We learn more about it with every problem. We might just become as expert as others on this forum one day....
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Old 03-05-2019, 02:00 AM   #20
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Thanks again for the welcome messages!


Last week we spent three days in a local RV park (Whispering River in Walland, Tenn. - highly recommend it!) to put all our stuff from the trailer in and get acclimated to the new digs. I think we're going to enjoy this thing!


Now we're looking for a proper "toad". The adventure continues!
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