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Old 02-19-2016, 08:51 PM   #1
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New 2016 21 in Los Angeles!

Hi Everyone,
I just returned from a 6 day round trip to Chilliwack to pick up our new 21. What a pleasant surprise to find the trailer exceeded my expectations. Everything worked perfectly on the way down and towing was a breeze. I have a heavy duty GMC diesel that averaged 15 mpg on the way back with fuel at $1.79 to boot. Anyone interested in viewing our trailer in the Los Angeles/Southern California area just let me know. Good times ahead! Woo Hoo!
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Old 02-19-2016, 08:54 PM   #2
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Congrats M.W. !!

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Old 02-19-2016, 09:07 PM   #3
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Hi Everyone,
I just returned from a 6 day round trip to Chilliwack to pick up our new 21. What a pleasant surprise to find the trailer exceeded my expectations. Everything worked perfectly on the way down and towing was a breeze. I have a heavy duty GMC diesel that averaged 15 mpg on the way back with fuel at $1.79 to boot. Anyone interested in viewing our trailer in the Los Angeles/Southern California area just let me know. Good times ahead! Woo Hoo!
Trailer Pics! We wants to see the trailer pics!
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Old 02-19-2016, 09:28 PM   #4
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Will do...pictures soon!
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Old 02-19-2016, 09:39 PM   #5
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Trailer Pics! We wants to see the trailer pics!
Pictures? Pictures? 6 Day round trip......No time for Pictures!
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Old 02-20-2016, 07:17 AM   #6
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and more detail on your tow vehicle avg 15 mpg.....aaah, I see you started a new thread, thanks....Go big on your tow vehicle...seriously folks
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Old 02-20-2016, 10:27 AM   #7
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Congrats, Mark.

Wow, yet another SoCal Escape. Pretty soon we'll start catching up to NorCal.
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Pictures? Pictures? 6 Day round trip......No time for Pictures!
Sorry, can't help it. I love "trailer porn"
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Old 02-20-2016, 10:52 AM   #9
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Any good chicken recipes with that internet trailer porn?
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Old 02-20-2016, 11:12 AM   #10
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T.V. Mileage...

Mileage heading up to Chilliwack unloaded was 21.89 at 65mph on cruise. Heading back to Los Angeles loaded was 14.73 to 15.45 give or take at 60mph. My GMC diesel has never averaged less than 18.5 in daily driving, it's well matched for the 21. It's an old truck but dead nuts reliable and efficient.
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Old 02-20-2016, 12:48 PM   #11
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Congratulations and welcome! I tremble at the thought of taking my Escape to SoCal. While there is lots to see and do, the freeways are madness personified!
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Congratulations and welcome! I tremble at the thought of taking my Escape to SoCal. While there is lots to see and do, the freeways are madness personified!
Once you drive here , you can drive anywhere , no problem , piece of cake as they say . Pat
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