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Old 03-01-2019, 04:08 PM   #1
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New Tour 40CD member

Great resource! Finally decided to join as a member.

Wife and I are full-time traveling for three years. We are six months in. Only one fire (aftermarket USB charger with no fuse) and many small repairs &upgrades.

The 2011 Tour 40CD is wonderful. 400hp ISL is "just enough" for me. A few lateral dips in the road make me wonder if a tag axle wouldn't be nice.

I've added LED strip lighting to the slides and a proper USB charger to the bedside. Upgraded to a Garmen 770RV (unimpressed). Ready to add 300W of solar to avoid using the generator when boondocking.

Adjusted auto-levelers, replaced step gearbox, tapped into air-brakes for Toad, added nightlight for flag illumination, ran HDMI to bay TV, added LED strip light, with door switch to under kit sink. Need to replace Gen Switch-box (Parallax 501).

Thanks for tips on cleaning the slide lock weeps to fix my interior dripps...

Mark Hischier
2011 Winnebago Tour 40CD
2010 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
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Welcome to Winnie Owners, Mark. We're glad you're here and hope you stick around for a long time.
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