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Old 09-15-2019, 12:52 PM   #1
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new member from Texas

Hello from the Lone Star state.
My wife and I really enjoy our 2018 Montana HC 305RL. We’ve owned (4) 5th wheels prior to this one.
We primarily travel TX, NM, & CO; but we’re about ready to expand our search of [new] favorite places.
Nice forum! I’ve lurked the halls, here, for quite some time, and thought it was about time to come aboard.

maybe we’ll see some of you out there
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Old 09-15-2019, 02:00 PM   #2
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Welcome to the MOC.
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Old 09-15-2019, 02:15 PM   #3
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Welcome from a Texas neighbor. Well, 375 miles but still in Texas.
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Old 09-15-2019, 06:53 PM   #4
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Welcome to the forum! We have a home base in NM so maybe we'll meet you down the road some day.
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Old 09-15-2019, 09:40 PM   #5
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we love our '17 305RL - welcome aboard. Please let us know some of your favorite spots up there and holler if you think of shooting down to east Texas
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Old 09-18-2019, 08:05 PM   #6
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Welcome to MOC and out of the shadows. Give TN a shot some time. Lots of nice places to hike, fish or ride. Some great hidden water falls.
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Old 09-18-2019, 08:39 PM   #7
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Welcome from Round Rock.
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Old 09-18-2019, 11:18 PM   #8
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Thanks

Thank you for the welcome.
We’ve owned more than a few 5’ers prior to this one—and this one is enjoyable.

Yesterday I called Dometic and they are sending me (2) new thermostat covers. The lower thermostat ˇfreaks out! when any buttons are activated (ie: temp adjust/mode adjust). The only way it will behave is to leave the cover off, altogether, which looks cruddy. I sure hope the cover(s) resolve the issue...
I’ve read, here, that Dometic is all too familiar with the problem, and the guy that answered my call @ Dometic sure thought this would cure our woes.

Other than that, we are faring pretty well (so far)

One more thing: I’m going to install MorRyde fold-down steps. Instead of the toolbox (to go in the hole where fold-outs steps were), has anyone tried to insert a piece of J-trim? I’d love to get my hands on circa ~32” of that trim! If anyone has about that much, please holler at me.

See y’all out there
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Old 09-19-2019, 12:51 AM   #9
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Welcome to the forum!
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Old 09-19-2019, 01:09 AM   #10
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Welcome aboard! You got a nice 5er. We like ours, too.
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