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Old 01-20-2015, 03:48 PM   #11
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Did you order your trailer or buy off the lot? If you ordered, how long was the wait?


Congrats on a new trailer, I'm jealous!
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Old 01-20-2015, 04:06 PM   #12
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I custom ordered the trailer. It took 12 weeks from order to delivery to the dealer. The unit was built December 16th, but apparently there was a deficiency...the sofa was missing or had a problem... Jayco then had their yearly 2 week shutdown over Christmas and New Years. It was not until a week after that that the sofa was installed and the unit was shipped. I would think that 8 weeks would be about how long it normally takes to get a unit.
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Old 01-20-2015, 04:30 PM   #13
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I checked my trailer and found that the fresh water overflow tubes are about a foot in front of the driver side tires. I believe water was coming out of the tubes and the tires were splashing it up like what happens when you drive in the rain. After a quick check, I did not see any evidence of water inside the underbelly. I think all is okay but will keep an eye on it. Maybe I should mount my GoPro camera on the frame and drive around. That would le me confirm lol
When I'm draining my FW tanks on the road (yeah, yeah, I know...) it sprays and looks almost like smoke, but you can definitely tell in the mirror where it's coming from.

I like the go pro idea, that might be some neat footage...

Nice rig by the way! Congrats!!
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Old 01-20-2015, 05:14 PM   #14
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I checked my trailer and found that the fresh water overflow tubes are about a foot in front of the driver side tires. I believe water was coming out of the tubes and the tires were splashing it up like what happens when you drive in the rain. After a quick check, I did not see any evidence of water inside the underbelly. I think all is okay but will keep an eye on it. Maybe I should mount my GoPro camera on the frame and drive around. That would le me confirm lol
Keep tabs on your water levels. We would lose 1/3 or more of our water between home and the camping destination (100+miles) until we put a valve on the overflow tubes. BUT you must remember to have the valve open when filling your FW tank or you might inflate the tank like a balloon. On some units, The overflow acts as the air vent.
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Old 01-20-2015, 07:17 PM   #15
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Congratulations, good looking rig. Happy camping
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Old 01-20-2015, 07:19 PM   #16
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Congratulations and good luck! I have not towed mine with water in the tanks, so havent seen that happen. When is the first trip?
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Old 01-20-2015, 10:29 PM   #17
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Congratulations on the new trailer and welcome to the forum.
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Old 01-23-2015, 06:57 PM   #18
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congrats...looks good!
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Old 01-25-2015, 11:40 AM   #19
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Congrats, very nice looking rig!!
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Very nice
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