Wow! New Motorhome For Us Newbies :-)

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  1. Watsor

    Watsor Read Only Funster

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    Well, we joined the site on Thursday and introduced ourselves and said we'd been looking for the right van conversion for 18 months without any luck.... Would you believe it, on Friday we saw one and this morning picked it up!!! This site must be good luck as well as being full of lovely people and great advice!

    Only question now is, what the heck do we do now! Sahara.JPG
     
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  2. pamie

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    get away in it!!!!!!is the only thing to do go have a trial what is going where what you can take what you can't take what you need for it HAVE FUN!!!!
     
  3. DiggerJon

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    Welcome - and don't let the van sit on the drive being admired - use it and have FUN!
     
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  4. pamie

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    nice van!!!!!
    hello from Pamie & Nigel Dorset
     
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  5. Baldeagle7470

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    Welcome from :france:
    Your van looks in good nick,get out in it ASAP :cheers:
     
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    What the heck do you do now,

    Get out in it , anywhere, even on the drive try it out. Look for local sites first, no point travelling hours to get somewhere,

    Oh, and subscribe to "Fun"
     
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  7. Theonlysue

    Theonlysue Funster Life Member

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    Just go locally to start. Find out what you need then widen your horizons. Try and get used to camping without electric. Opens up do many more places to camp, a fun rally perhaps??? Welcome :)
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    What now?.........use it have fun.......do not go as far as it's name suggests.......

    Looks lovely condition.........welcome from New Forest....Griff
     
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    Welcome to Fun guys, a few more pics wouldn't go amiss(y) then get in and drive:p enjoy;)
     
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    You will need to update your profile now!!

    :welc:
     
  11. Tinty

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    What you do now is have fun fun fun (y)
     
  12. Ralph-n-Bev

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    It must be fate. Congratulations. Get out to a local spot. Get to know all the knobs and switches etc.
    Become members on here , then the worlds your lobster. If you don't you only get to do a few posts. Then become a read only member. There's far to much fun to be had just to be one of those.
     
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    What now?........go, go, go and enjoy!
     
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    Looks nice van enjoy it
     
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    Go away! - in the nicest POSSIBLE way of course, and have loads of FUN! (Nice looking van)
     
  16. iceni

    iceni Read Only Funster

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    Cone to Thetford in 2 weeks or a rally that way you will have a hundred experts on hand to show you things.
    Well done on the purchase
     
  17. Ali n Tim

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    Hello from Kent :welc:

    What to do now? ENJOY:RollEyes::RollEyes:
     
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    No 1 Join the Forum.

    No 2 Drive it.

    Welcome from a cool but bright Yorkshire.
     
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    As others have said already, the most important thing for you to do is get out and enjoy your new motorhome. If you can't manage a full on trip away yet, go out for day trips at the weekends. It's a great feeling to watch all the people in their cars going home for tea just as you think about getting the kettle on and sitting down to a meal in beautiful surroundings at your mobile picnic table :D
     
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