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Old 04-15-2014, 01:57 PM   #1
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Talking Michigan Member, New Hauler 06' Volvo

After seeing a friend with a hauler, I decided to pick one up for hauling my stuff.... Although his is a bit beefier than mine.

Just made perfect sense, still have to jump through some registration and insurance hoops but should be all good.

I really don't have any plans besides a deep clean and go through and polish up everything... including those foggy headlights.

I drove it up to Michigan from New Mexico at 60-62 MPH and averaged 13.5 MPG.

Its soooo much fun driving and so enjoyable, I really am looking forward to learning and making some goodies work for this beast.

Thanks for such a great research rich forum!
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Old 04-15-2014, 09:28 PM   #2
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Looks great. Congratulations. Are you going to pull a 5th wheel camper? Lot's of HDT info over at the Escapee's forum too: HDT - Escapees Discussion Forum

We'll need to be seeing some pictures of it hooked up to something too. For sure you've got to come to the HDT Rally too.
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Largetime-welcome aboard. Thanks for keeping it safe.
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Old 04-17-2014, 02:16 PM   #4
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I don't have an RV just yet... But I was looking at them last night.

I have a car hauler and plan on hauling my 4X4 truck and Rat Rod around to events and car shows.

Yesterday I cruised around and will go top off the tanks tonight, diesel looks like it is going up here... Sooo much fun to drive!~
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Old 04-19-2014, 02:19 PM   #5
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WELCOME ! looks nice !
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Old 04-24-2014, 03:08 PM   #6
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Welcome. Nice looking - what's she got under the hood?
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