So what is the reason

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  1. Mike B

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    Ha hah! tiz the ol' rubber tyre trick micky.
    Drape yur lead over the tyre(y)

    and keep Aliens from abducting you:cool:
     
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    In case the electricity runs back out of the van when it's not being used. It can't run uphill apparently.
     
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    Who gives a dame................ it's his/hers MH and they can do what they want with their cable.(y)
     
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    Is to keep the cable under the van past the step thus avoiding trips & falls?
     
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    It's so that someone will take a photo of it and post it on a motorhome forum.
     
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    Klaatu. Brilliant username! One of my favourite films of all time.
     
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    The cable has been put there by someone who has been driven mad by the thought of paying 10 quid a night for electricity.
     
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    Tyre warmer, they are now pulling maximum amps inside ready for a more efficient start off (y)
     
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    but it is cute though...
     
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    Quickest way to coil the cable whe you leave :whistle:
     
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    That's silly! We always tie a knot in the cable
     
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    It's so they don't run over the cable when vacating their pitch.
     
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    It isn't working then.

    Better to throw a loop under the van at the step....completely out the way then.
     
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    its done so people can start a thread about why its done becouse they have nothing better to do than look out of the window becouse its pouring with rain and thier bored.(n)
     
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    Just keeping the cable out of the way. I do exactly that with my extra long gas hose when running it from the onboard tank to my barbie. Always think its poor design when utilities come in on the door side of the van
     
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    I agree with Jim. My Rapido has them on the opposite side to the door!
     
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    But what a great pity they re-made it.
     
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    Black & White ??
     
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    We use the tyre and if the hook up is ahead of the van also the drivers door mirror to keep the lead away from the dogs
     
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